Private tour

From Basel: Private Full-Day Glacier Express Train Tour

Activity provider: Swiss Travel Guide
Private tour

From Basel: Private Full-Day Glacier Express Train Tour

Activity provider: Swiss Travel Guide

From US$ 788.82 per person

Journey on the Glacier Express train from Chur to Brig with a private local guide. Take in panoramic views of the Swiss Alps with this tour from Basel.

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Live tour guide
French, German, English
Audio guide included
English, German
Private group


  • Marvel at views of the Alps from the Glacier Express panoramic train
  • Tour through half of Switzerland by train in one day
  • Have your questions about Switzerland answered by your local guide
Full description
Travel on the world-famous Glacier Express Train with a guide. Bring your friends or family along for a private experience, for just your group and your guide. Hop aboard for a round-trip, panoramic journey by train. You'll be glued to the window for these 4 hours from Chur to Brig, crossing 291 bridges, passing through 91 tunnels, and climbing up to approximately 7,000 feet above sea level. Relax on the iconic Glacier Express while passing the spectacular valleys and mountains of the Swiss Alps. According to your group's preferences, you can get out and take a short walk around in Chur or Brig. Your guide will accompany you from the starting point, show you the changing landscape, and answer any questions you may have about the country and its people.
  • All taxes, fees, and handling charges
  • Local tour guide
  • Headphones on the train
  • Information booklet about the journey
  • Assigned seat on the Glacier Express Chur-Brig route
  • 3-course lunch served at your seat
  • Hotel pick-up/drop-off
  • Drinks
  • other personal expenses during the tour

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Meeting point

Basel train station, your tourguide awaits you in the departure hall: in front of the ticket office and the official meeting point.

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What to bring

  • Passport or ID card, copy accepted

Product ID: 407491