Backroads 2024 Family Adventures




Meiringen Valley


Lake Brienz

DAY 1 Breathe in fresh mountain air amid glaciers, meadows and deep- blue lakes | Commute the Swiss way: by chairlift! | Hike on a ridge above Lake Oeschinen, where snowy peaks cap limestone cliffs | Meander through alpine meadows and pine forests that give way to superb views of the Blüemlisalp and Hohtürli Passes | Youngsters and the young-at-heart delight in an alpine coaster ride with spectacular views of the Kandersteg Valley. » Waldhotel Doldenhorn - Premiere DAYS 2–3 Ride past the turquoise waters of Lake Thun en route to Interlaken | Easy cycling leads past cheery wooden chalets to lakeside Thun | Hop aboard a cogwheel train bound for Grindelwald | The famed Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau tower above the emerald-green landscape | Trek from First Peak to Bachalpsee, one of Switzerland’s most beautiful lakes | Kids tackle the Seilpark, a ropes course suspended above the town’s indoor hockey rink | Let loose on an exhilarating descent by Trotti bikes. » Romantik Hotel Schweizerhof - Premiere DAYS 4–6 Hike a narrow ridge trail with views of the Grindelwald and Lauterbrunnen Valleys | Descend along a trail with kid-friendly stops to ring cowbells, hop on miniature zip lines and more | Bike through Meiringen Valley, whose spun-sugar peaks are rumored to have inspired the invention of the meringue | Cross the lake of Brienz by historic steamboat before taking to kayaks | Traverse a bridge behind the thundering curtain of the Giessbach Falls, then stroll through the peaceful forest of Iseltwald. » Grandhotel Giessbach - Premiere shown bottom right Soar to high peaks on gondolas. Ride cogwheel trains. Spin past glacier-fed waterfalls. Hike green valleys and ferry on alpine lakes. Ready to play in the Swiss Alps? Swiss Alps Chalets, Charm & Chocolate SWITZERLAND



Lake Thun





Lake Oeschinen





6 DAYS ACTIVITY LEVELS 1-4 • Walk/Hike • Bike • Kayak ACCOMMODATIONS Premiere Hotels $5,599 to $6,099 per person double occ. CHOOSE A TRIP FOR • Families with Teens & Kids shown here • Families with Older Teens & 20s • Families with Young Adults 20s & Beyond • Your Private Group Price & availability varies based on date & group size o \ Search SWAM on

Grandhotel Giessbach

37 877.GO.ACTIVE | 7–5 Monday–Friday, 7–3 weekends PT |

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