CITY OF ROSE AND EINSIEDELN ALPINE TERRAIN
Unparalleled excursion beyond the bounds of Lake Zurich
Rapperswil is a must see place at the end of Lake Zurich, especially if the trip is combined with visiting other interesting sites and scenic wonders at the end of Lake Zurich and other nearby alpine regions. “Big Lake Zurich Ride: A good and scenic half-day excursion is to ride the boat to the end of the lake to Rapperswil, enjoy a lunch and return by train”; that’s about how far most travel guides will go with recommendations. But our Zurich – Rapperswil – Einsiedeln combo tour is carefully carved out to save you time and money whilst making your day much more enjoyable, fun and worthwhile, showing you three times more than any internet travel guides can suggest!
On this tour you will get to visit multiple photographic vantage points at Lake Zurich, visit to the medieval town of Rapperswil with it’s 12th century castle, visit surrounding alpine country sides, visiting stunning panoramic vantage points overlooking the entire region, ordinary tours cannot go and visit one of central Europe’s most beautiful Church and it’s surrounding stunning countryside along Einsiedeln, something that only we can offer!
Meet and greet
You will be greeted by your guide at the hotel as per arranged time to start this tour; following a meet and greet, you will begin your spectacular day discovering the regions around Lake Zurich and other adjacent alpine countryside region that is going to be absolutely impressive experience with your guide.
Visiting the medieval town of Rapperswil
The journey will start from the door step of your hotel. During the first 30 minutes drive you will be taking the most scenic drive along the coastal Lake side motorway, to arrive in the town of Rapperswil. After your arrival, you follow your guide to visit the most of the highlights of the town of Rapperswil including visit to the famous Castle and the Polish museum if you are up for it. Spend some relaxing time and enjoy a coffee break in Rapperswil.
Upon arrival in Rapperswil, follow your guide to visit the Holzbrücke, the wooden pedestrian bridge where you can enjoy a relaxing walk, overlooking the snow capped Swiss alpine mountains reflecting over the Tortoise blue Lake Zurich; the view from the bridge is pretty amazing, looking back into the town and way out into the breath-taking landscape. After a few photo shooting with the help of your guide, take the short-cut to get to the medieval center where you can go for stroll along the major attractions in this place. During an hour at this place, you will enjoy visit the castle and the village, stroll along the Lake while your guide will capture your memorable pictures, all of which, will yield as a very beautiful experience of being in Zurich. After this, enjoy a coffee break (or lunch, depending on the tour schedule), we shall depart Rapperswil for yet another facilitating experience.
Visiting Beautiful countryside
After your fascinating time in Rapperswil, we start the journey to visit a stunning panoramic view points, providing breath-taking views. Some of these scenic countrysides, we will visit, ordinary tours don’t go but places we will stop for amazing vacation photos. Be assured, it will completely amuse you before we visit our next destination.
Visiting central-Europe’s one of the most decorative monastery
Our journey will continue to the heart of central Switzerland and this time, you will visit one of the most beautiful Benedict monastery. History of the monastery that dates back to year 934 and it’s interior artwork is sure to provide a jaw-dropping experience to all types of visitors to this place. The Abby itself stands on a beautiful town of Einsiedeln and is one of Switzerland’s most important pilgrimage destination. After this wonderful experience, you will return to Zurich.
Coverage Area ( radius of 168 Kilometres)
CUSTOMIZE THIS TOUR
Duration: 4.5 – 5 hours
Start time: 09:30 AM (Morning tour) includes 1 hour lunch break | 2:00 PM (Summer afternoon) | 1:00 PM (Winter afternoon)
Maximum Guests: 6 (For large group, please contact us)
Tour Price: CHF 485 (For 1- 6 people)
Cancellation: Free cancellation, fully refundable if cancelled 1 week prior (as per terms & conditions)