Meet your driver at Basel pier for private transfer to Verbier. On route you visit Gruyères, city of the counts of Gruyères in bygone days; today, a village awaiting discovery that invites guests to stroll and partake of fine foods. An architectural jewel filled with treat-it delights the eyes and warms the heart. Here the population is glad to welcome you and to share its traditions, culture, art of cooking, and savoir-faire with its guests. The castle of Gruyères, one of Switzerland's historical monuments that attract the most visitors, boasts medieval treasures, paintings, gardens, and an exhibition of fantasy art along with all its mysteries. The whole region, home of the authentic Gruyère cheese, is also an area devoted to leisure and relaxation. After a private 2-hour guided tour with culinary tastings you will have 1 hourat leisure for a typical Swiss lunch before proceeding with your driver to Verbier, the most cosmopolitan holiday resort in Valais. Verbier is situated on a sunny plateau and offers a unique panoramic view of the Mont-Blanc and the Combins massif. In winter, the extraordinary skiing region offers limitless pleasure for advanced skiers from all over the world as well as for beginners. In summer, mountain bike and hiking enthusiasts can choose from among numerous marked trails. The alpine village has countless activities in store for families, senior citizens and young people alike: paragliding, heli ski, sledding, golf, museums, and local produce to try.
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Day at leisure in the Verbier area - why not rent some bikes and explore the beautiful area on your own. There are 400 km of hiking trails for all levels easily connected via a network of cable cars and chair lift. Experienced hikers can follow the tracks of the chamois through this mountain world, which is covered in snow even in summer. For those looking for more action there is climbing, paragliding down to the valley and 200 km of mountain bike piste.
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A trip aboard the mountain railway to the peak of Mont Fort with its impressive panorama from the Matterhorn to Mont Blanc is a must. Golfers will find two exciting courses and the modern sports center offers saunas, tennis, squash and curling whatever the weather.
Departure day - enjoy a private transfer from Verbier to Geneva airport (approx. 2 hours)
Exclusively for Virtuoso Guests
Virtuoso Amenities at your Verbier hotel:
- Complimentary room upgrade on arrival, subject to availability
- The delivery of a "personalized welcome note" on behalf of the Member agent
- Daily full breakfast for up to two persons, already included in the rate
- Early check-in and late check-out, subject to availability
- Complimentary Wi-Fi
- 100 CHF Gift Shop or Spa credit to be utilized during stay, per room (not valid on room rate or charity contributions, no cash value if not redeemed in full) - For exclusive use bookings, only lead couple will receive amenity
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From the river to the mountains - would you like to spend some time in a fabulous Swiss mountain resort after your river cruise?
Book the Post Cruise Rhine - Verbier package and enjoy beautiful scenery, nature and some wonderful sights in and around the area of Verbier.
This package can be booked vice versa too as a Pre Cruise package.
Bucher Travel Inc., founded in 1865, is the leading agency in Switzerland in providing leisure and business travel, bus & limousine service, incentives & conventions as well as Incoming. Because of the unique overall services, the full-service-agency is the "One-Stop-Shop" for the leisure and for the corporate community. This traditional company with offices in Lucerne and Dierikon/Lucerne employs over 30 multilingual personnel. In 2015 Bucher Travel celebrated its 150th anniversary.
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Terms & Conditions
CHF 250 to 1500 deposit payment, full payment 45 days prior to arrival. For cancellations or changes up to 45 days prior to arrival of clients, we will charge CHF 750.00 handling fee. Then the following penalty will apply:
- between 45 – 21 days prior to arrival 25%
- between 20 – 11 days prior to arrival 50%
- between 10 – 6 days prior to arrival 75%
- 5 days or less 100%
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