Heritage rail: Explore the outstanding natural beauty of Switzerland and save £100pp with Saga

15 November 2017

Enjoy the stunning Swiss Bernese Oberland with its myriad lakes and the famous peaks of the Swiss Alps on The Railway Touring Company’s seven night heritage rail-based tour.



Experience the outstanding natural beauty of Switzerland on a tour to the Bernese Oberland, renowned for its myriad lakes and the most famous peaks in the Swiss Alps, including the towering Jungfrau and the Eiger.

Our Swiss Bernese Oberland tour is jam packed full of exciting and interesting places to visit and our holiday package price includes the following visits:

  • Steam on the Brienz Rothorn Railway
  • Lake Brienz Cruise
  • Visit Jungfraujoch on the Jungfrau Railway
  • Bern Steam Tram charter
  • Cruise on Lake Thun
  • Schynige Platte Railway

  • On top of these included excursions you also have two free days to use your Bernese Oberland Regional Pass to visit other places in the region.

    Book now for this exceptional tour and discover for yourself the unspoilt beauty and diverse nature of these stunning Bernese ‘Highlands’.

    Tour Summary

    Tour price £1795
    Single supplement £115
    All prices shown are per person.

    Price includes:

  • 7 nights half board at the Sunstar Hotel including complimentary beverages from the minibar (beer, mineral water, soft drinks – refilled daily) and free use of the hotel facilities including WiFi, swimming pool, sauna and steam bath
  • First Class rail travel from London to Switzerland and back
  • A standard class regional pass for travel around the Bernese Oberland. All rail, tram and boat trips as detailed in the itinerary*
  • All escorted visits as detailed in the itinerary*
  • All seat reservations and transfers (except on free days)
  • The services of a tour manager
  • *See website for more details


    Choose your preferred date

    Wednesday 6th June to Wednesday 13th June 2018
    Wednesday 18th July to Wednesday 25th July 2018
    Wednesday 1st August to Wednesday 8th August 2018
    Wednesday 12th September to Wednesday 19th September 2018
    Wednesday 3rd October to Wednesday 10th October 2018

    Don’t forget to take advantage of Saga’s £100 per person discount with The Railway Touring Company. Here’s what to do:

  • Visit The Railway Touring Company’s website for details of The Swiss Bernese Oberland tours.
  • Choose your preferred travel date
  • Book online or by phone quoting Saga’s special Promotional Code SBB

  • To enjoy your £100 per person saving visit The Railway Touring Company or call 01553 661500 and as you book enter the Promotional Code SBB.

    Don't forget the small print

    1. Offer open to Saga members and up to three companions 2. This £100 per person discount cannot be used in conjunction with any other offer, promotion or existing booking. 3. This offer holds no monetary value. 4. The discount applies to The Swiss Bernese Oberland tours departing in 2018, subject to availability, and booked by 31st January, 2018. 5. The Railway Touring Company’s Standard Conditions of Booking and Travel apply – see brochure or website for details. 5. Code SBB must be quoted at time of booking. The Railway Touring Company, 14a Tuesday Market Place, King’s Lynn, Norfolk, PE 30 1JN