Enjoy free time to wander shop and explore this town between two lakes.Travel across incredible Swiss mountain ranges, catch glimpses of glaciers and travel through breathtaking mountains.
Not as urbanized as other countries its size, here you can step back in time and enjoy the Old World charm of its people and places. Journey to Basel, located on the Rhine River and home to John Calvin.
Visit the Munster, once a Catholic cathedral and now a Reformed church.
Check into your Geneva area hotel for dinner and overnight.
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At the castle here, Francois Bonivard was imprisoned from 1530 – 6.
Lord Byron wrote the poem “the Prisoner of Chillon” in his honor.
Flower-lined streets and the surrounding mountains will be familiar postcard images to you.
Also, familiar will be the towering nearby peaks of the Jungfrau, Eiger and Monch.
The castle overlooks Lake Leman, and dates back to the 12th century.
From here, continue to Lausanne for free time to wander, explore and shop in the Old Town. John Calvin slept here one night in 1536 on his way to exile, and then returned to assist in bringing the Reformation here, and with it, a theocratic form of government.
Check into your hotel in the Lucerne area for dinner and overnight.