Discover Switzerland with our unique excursions by train and a native private guide

Have a look at our vast collection of scenic day trips from Zurich, Lucerne, and Interlaken.


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Is Switzerland your next travel destination? Good choice!

The country of four languages, 1500 lakes, thousands of mountains including 48 four-thousand-meter peaks and 5'323 kilometers of scenic railway routes awaits you.

We are a small, independent tour company based in Zurich, Switzerland. Travel with us by train as locals do, worry-free with a native private guide, see some of the world's most beautiful landscapes and visit spectacular places in the Swiss Alps.

Your benefits of traveling with a SWISS DAY TOURS private guide


All organized

Train tickets and reservations - we organize everything thoroughly for you.

Meet your private guide in the lobby of any city center Hotel or Apartment.

Unlike on many group tours, your private guide will stay with you throughout the journey and accompany you to all the attractions.

We operate all our tours car-free, traveling by trains and cableways.

If necessary, we take a tramway to the train station where our journey begins.

At the end of the tour, your private guide will accompany you from the train station to your accommodation.


Native guide

Travel with your English speaking native guide as you would with a friend.

Flexibility, no rush, no huge group where you are being pushed around.

You will have a lot of time to spend at the attractions. As this is your private tour with your own guide, we have mostly a flexible schedule.

We don't calculate our rates on an hourly basis; it's for the full day.

As we travel by train, there are no driving time limitations for your guide.

You can travel further, make the most out of your time and see a lot more of this beautiful country in a day.


Scenic routes

Comfortable trains and spectacular scenery throughout the journey.

Discover the beauty of Switzerland on the most scenic train routes.

The Swiss trains are punctual, comfortable and efficient. On most tours, you can choose between premium or economy class.

Switzerland has the world's most dense rail network, and it's excellent too.

It's a far more scenic way of traveling than on a bus which takes the highway.

Train travel in Switzerland is very safe, and using 30% less energy than cars; it's eco-friendly as well.


Relax & Enjoy

No traffic jams, a private guide and a personal tour at your pace.

Don't worry about where, when and how to go. We take care of that for you.

The train & mountain railway tickets for you and the guide, all entry fees, and mandatory seat reservations are included.

Enjoy with us a worry-free day and let us show you the best of Switzerland.

Have a great day out and see as much as possible of Switzerland.

The guide will happily assist you anytime to capture these precious moments on your camera.

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Discover the most spectacular scenery Switzerland has to offer on our day tours from Zurich, Lucerne, Interlaken with a private guide. Visit the Swiss Mountains with our train excursions. Zermatt, Jungfraujoch, Mount Titlis, the Bernina Express, Rheinfall, Liechtenstein and many more day trips are available.