Mount Schilthorn tour from Zurich & Lucerne

Highlights:

  • Dine at the revolving restaurant

  • Spectacular aerial cableway ride

  • A beautiful journey through the Bernese Oberland

  • Thrill walk with a stunning panorama of the Alps

Season 2019:
Daily, except between April 23 - April 27, and November 11 - December 6 due to revisions.

Tour departure:
Pick-up and drop-off by your private guide at all centrally located Hotels.

Departure time (approx.)
7-8 AM

Return time (approx.)
9-11 PM

Tour description:

Visit the famous Schilthorn - Piz Gloria -  with its panoramic revolving restaurant as featured in the 1969 James Bond movie "On her Majesty's service." The summit is located at 2970 meters (9744 feet) above sea level.

We arrive after a scenic journey through Switzerland including the Bernese Oberland around 11 AM at the base station from where we start our way to the peak.

Included is as well a stop at an intermediate station where you can do a thrilling walk on the cliff platform and where you can take great pictures from a viewing platform.

We arrive at the summit station, located at 2970 meters (9744 feet) above sea level in the Bernese Alps just before 1 PM. Just in time for you to have lunch with the best views of the Alps at the revolving restaurant. This panoramic restaurant was featured in the 1969 James Bond movie "On her Majesty's service." A gorgeous 360-degree view over the Bernese Alps will complement your delicious meal.

We have plenty of time on top (2-3 hours, your choice) before we return to Zurich.

On our way back we visit the beautiful car-free village of Mürren and idyllic Lauterbrunnen.

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Activity level - high

frequent train changes
(short walk in between, steps)

4 different cable cars to the peak
(only standing places)

Waiting can occur between cable cars
(only standing places)

the cable cars are filled to capacity. Therefore this tour is not recommended for people with claustrophobia.

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First Class


Group size/ Price per Person

1 adult: CHF 710.-
2 adults: CHF 490.-
3 adults: CHF 410.-
4 adults: CHF 370.-
5 adults: CHF 340.-
6 adults: CHF 320.-

Children 6 -15 years: CHF 95.-
Children 3 - 5 years: free

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Tour specific info


Surcharge of CHF 80.- per adult for bookings which are made less than 8 days before departure.

The Mt. Schilthorn aerial cable cars and the Postbus have only one class of travel.

To ensure a good experience, we offer this tour only with 1st class train tickets.

Children 0 - 3 years: this tour is not suitable for infants and with a stroller

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Storm / strong winds


If there is a storm or strong winds in general, the operation of the Mt. Schilthorn cable cars has to be suspended for safety reason. In this case, you have the choice to cancel the tour (full refund) or switch to our Zermatt & Gornergrat tour.