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Travel Classics International 2016

Bern and Lucerne, Switzerland
May 18-22, 2016


Titlis: The magic of snow
May 22-25, 2015

Experience a mind-blowing day in the snow at 3020 metres on Mt Titlis
Up at the peak there's only one season. And that's winter. Of all the highlights in Lake Lucerne Region, Mt. Titlis is the big one -- and the only glacier in the entire region that is actually accessible. Titlis Rotair: The world's first rotating cable car whisks you up in comfort from the intermediate station the the peak. During the five-minute trip, the gondola turns through a complete 360° rotation. Titlis cliff walk: 3041 metres altitude, a 500-metre drop and 150 heart-stopping steps. That's what you can look forward to on the Titlis Cliff Walk, the spectacular suspension bridge. A guided tour at the 900 year old monastery and visit the local cheese factory. It's Switzerland's only show cheese factory, located within a monastery. The production and sale of cheeses enjoys a long tradition at Engelberg. Enjoy a half day outdoor sports program in Engelberg (tbd -- hiking, rope park, via ferrata or similar),,,,
May 22 Transfer to Engelberg by Luzern-Engelberg Express
Overnight in Engleberg
May 23 Engelberg: Explore new heights at Titlis
Dinner in mountain hut
Overnight in Engleberg
May 24 Monastary tour and cheese factory
Outdoor sports program (tbd: hiking, rope park, via ferrata or similar)
Overnight in Engelberg
May 25 Return journey
Photo: Tourism Switzerland
Photo: Tourism Switzerland
Photo: Tourism Switzerland
Pre and post spouse/guest fee is $200 per day, payable to Switzerland Tourism.
Media is complimentary.

For questions and reservations, contact:
    Ursula Beamish-Mader
    Manager Media Relations North America
    Switzerland Tourism
    480 University Ave, Suite 1500
    Toronto, ON M5G 1V2
    phone: 416-695-3496 / cell: 647-899-4094 / fax: 416-695-2774
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