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Mar 29, 2013 - 3:15 AM
Hello, We ( 9 adults) are planning a trip to Switzerland in May 2013 for 6 days and itinerary is as below:

day 1 - Land Zurich 10:15 am , rent 2 cars at the airport
- Rhine Falls
- sightseeing in Lucerne
- check in to a hotel in Meggen

day 2 – drive to Weggis(park car)
- Rigi
- return back to Meggen
(Can we mix another short excursion on this day?)

day 3- drive to Lucerne(park car)
- Golden Roud Trip to Pilatus
- return back to Meggen

day 4- drive to Grindelwald(park car)
- Head for First / Mannlichen (do some hiking)
- check in to a hotel in Wilderswil

day 5- drive to Stechelberg(park car)
-Schilthorn/Mürren (do some hiking)
- return back to Wilderswil
(Can we mix another short excursion on this day?)

Day6- drive to Vevey sightseeing
- onward to Lavaux Vineyard
- travel on to Geneva
-check in to a hotel in Geneva

Please let me know whether it is necessary to get a Swiss Half Fare Card or a Swiss Flexi Pass?
Should any suggestion to improve the itinerary will be much appreciated.

Thanks in advance.
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Mar 30, 2013 - 7:06 AM

Hi ytrixie,

I think your itinerary looks great and I hope you will have a wonderful trip! With a Swiss Half Fare Card, you would save money on the mountain trips, so I recommend to look into that. All details are on our page about the card.

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