This wonderful leisurely journey starts with a 2 ¾ hour nostalgic cruise on a first class vintage paddle steamer from Lucerne, including a 'dish of the day ' lunch on board. This is one of Switzerland's most beautiful and interesting lakes with a beautiful shoreline dotted with idyllic lakeside vllages.The cruise passes by the historic Rütli meadow, birthplace of the Swiss Confederation in 1291 and the association with Wilhelm Tell. At Flüelen you join your first class panorama train for your spectacular journey through the Gotthard tunnel to your final destination. En route you travel through the awesome Reuss valley with its deep ravines and precipitous cliffs, the world famous Gotthard tunnel, the Leventina valley crossing, cantilevered bridges and charming villages.
Suggested two and multi center holidays on the Wilhlm Tell Express
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