Switzerland is a land of incredible beauty and contrast. From fairytale villages and vibrant cities to truly spectacular alpine landscapes, this small country has it all in spades.
To fully appreciate Switzerland, you need to head outdoors and walk, hike or cycle through its postcard-perfect landscapes: emerald green valleys, shimmering alpine lakes and meadows dotted with tiny wildflowers, all framed by the arresting snowcapped peaks of the Alps.
Tackle a challenging mountaineering climb of the incomparable Matterhorn; or hike the iconic Haute Route to Zermatt, taking the trekkers’ route on this famous trail steeped in mountaineering legend and hailed as one of Europe’s most scenic.
Enjoy views of Switzerland’s most famous mountains on the Alpine Pass Route, one of Europe's most spectacular walks; or enjoy quintessential Swiss alpine walking in the Bernese Oberland, with hills gentle enough for the whole family.
Cross the historic St Bernard Pass at the Swiss-Italian border, visiting the imposing alpine hospice famous for its St Bernard rescue dogs; and discover the delightful Swiss villages for the Trient and the Swiss Mont Blanc region, following the iconic Tour du Mont Blanc walking trail.
Cycle along the Rhine through one of Switzerland's most stunning alpine regions packed with majestic lakes, valleys and mountains; and ride through three countries in as many days as you circle Lake Constance, flanked by the snowcapped peaks of the Swiss Alps.
From self-guided and guided alpine walking holidays to exciting treks, cycling journeys and challenging mountaineering expeditions, our unique itineraries are designed to bring you the very best of Switzerland.