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August 11 - 23, 2025

Newsweek Readers Choice Best Women's Travel Club

Create Unforgettable Memories in Switzerland
with Your Sisters – 2025!


Join Sisterhood Travels for an exquisite, exclusive, and hand-curated tour of Switzerland in August 2025. This once-in-a-lifetime experience is designed for a small group of just 14 remarkable women, ensuring a personalized and intimate journey where lifelong friendships can blossom. From the moment you arrive in Zurich, you’ll be welcomed into a Sisterhood of adventurous souls, ready to explore the breathtaking landscapes and vibrant culture of Switzerland together.

Your journey begins in the heart of Zurich, where we’ll indulge in a traditional fondue dinner and start forging bonds with our new best friends. The adventure continues as we explore the scenic beauty of Lucerne, take a thrilling ride on the world’s steepest cogwheel train up Mount Pilatus, and wander the charming streets of Zurich’s Old Town. Each day is meticulously planned to balance guided tours with free time, allowing you to discover hidden gems with your new friends.


Prepare to be amazed as we travel through the Swiss Alps on the iconic Glacier Express, offering panoramic views from our first-class seats. Our itinerary includes luxurious stays in renowned hotels, like the Vals 7132 with its unique thermal spa and designer rooms, and the Hotel Alpenhof in Zermatt, where the majestic Matterhorn serves as a stunning backdrop. From the medieval marvels of Chillon Castle to the serene beauty of Lake Geneva, every stop is a chance to create unforgettable memories.

This exclusive tour is more than just a vacation—it’s an opportunity to connect with amazing women who share your passion for travel and adventure. With a perfect blend of guided exploration and personal time, you’ll return home with not only a deeper appreciation for Switzerland’s wonders but also with the cherished friendships of your new Sisters. Don’t miss this chance to experience the magic of Switzerland in a way that’s truly special and uniquely yours. Book your spot today and get ready for a journey that will stay with you forever.

Featured Trip Highlights


August 11, 2025

Welcome to the largest city in Switzerland! Upon arrival, your driver will meet you at the Arrivals Hall in the Zurich airport and transfer you to our hotel. This evening, we’ll gather together for our Welcome Dinner with traditional fondue and get to know our Sisters. (Dinner is included)

Hotel: Central Plaza Hotel, Zurich


August 12, 2025

This morning, we’ll head to Lucerne where our private guide will show us the magnificent views of Mount Pilatus and the Lucerne region. First, we’ll take a cruise across the Lake Lucerne to Alpnachstad. There, we’ll board the famous cogwheel train that will take us across the world’s steepest railway passing through lush Alpine meadows, spectacular rocks, and sparkling mountain streams to the top of Mount Pilatus at an altitude of 6,995 ft. For our return journey, we’ll ride a cable car to our bus to Kriens to Lucerne. The rest of the evening is free for you to independently explore and dine with your Sisters. (Breakfast and Lunch included)

Hotel: Central Plaza Hotel, Zurich

Lucerne City
Kriens Village

August 13, 2025

This morning after breakfast, we’ll enjoy a sightseeing tour around the most beautiful landmarks of Zurich where we’ll immerse ourselves in Old Town on a walking tour of its narrow cozy streets and exploration of its breathtaking medieval houses, churches and town hall. After, we’ll explore Vals 7132, one of the most famous and luxurious Architect hotels built in the world. The property has the most interesting and unusual Thermal Spa that you’ll be able to enjoy during your time here. This evening, enjoy dinner in the amazing restaurant. Did we mention that everyone will have their own Ando designer room this evening? (Breakfast and Lunch included)

Hotel: Vals 7132 Hotel

August 14, 2025

You’ll have plenty of time this morning to stroll in the beautiful setting of Vals village before we head to St. Moritz where the rest of the day is yours for independent exploration with your Sisters. This evening, we’ll gather together for dinner at an amazing local restaurant. (Breakfast included)

Hotel: Arte Hotel, St. Moritz

August 15, 2025

Prepare to be amazed today as we board the iconic Glacier Express in our first-class seats with fantastic views of the picturesque Swiss Alps, taking us through lots of tunnels and several hundred bridges. Our journey will take about 8 hours until we reach Zermatt, where we’ll spend the next couple of nights enjoying this lovely village which is home to some of the world’s most spectacular mountains, including the Matterhorn. (Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner included)

Hotel: Hotel Alpenhof

Glacier Express

August 16, 2025

After breakfast, we’ll board a cogwheel train equipped with large windows that will allow us to enjoy a journey across the highest open-air railway in Europe as we head to Gornergrat. The Gornergrat Bahn is the cog railway which was the first in the world to be fully electrified. After about 45 minutes, you’ll be able to enjoy the observation platform which offers the finest panoramas in Switzerland. You’ll have a glorious view of more than 20 four-thousand-meter peaks, one of which is Matterhorn. After free time in this unique and breathtaking area, we’ll head back to Zermatt. (Breakfast and Lunch included)

Hotel: Hotel Alpenhof

Gornergrat Panorama

August 17, 2025

This morning, we will head to the traditional resort town of Montreux, located on the shores of Geneva Lake. First, we’ll take a public boat cruise to reach the most recognizable historic monument in Switzerland, Chillon Castle, which dates back to the medieval ages. Upon arrival, we’ll have a private guided tour around the most spectacular parts of the Castle. Next, we’ll meet our private guide in Montreux where we’ll learn about the history and culture of the charming “Swiss Riviera” as we walk around the little streets of this charming town. You’ll have a chance to see the statue of Freddie Mercury and to visit the Queen: The Studio Experience exhibition located in the original Mountain Studios, which the band owned between 1979 and 1996, including the final album “Made in Heaven”. You’ll also find out how fire at the Montreux Casino inspired Deep Purple’s classic, “Smoke on the Water.” This evening is yours to enjoy with your Sisters for dinner and possibly a return to the casino. (Breakfast included)

Hotel: Grand Hotel Suisse Majestic, Autograph Collection

Montreux City Lake

August 18, 2025

Following our delicious breakfast, we’ll travel to Geneva where we’ll meet our private guide and start exploring the highlights of the second most populous city of Switzerland and a capital of Romandy, the French-speaking region. This city is known as the “Capital of Peace.” We’ll take a short water tram ride on Lake Geneva where we’ll see one of the most famous landmarks, the Jet d’Eau fountain and enjoy the view of the mountains. Next, we’ll proceed to the astonishing Old Town where we’ll see St. Peter Cathedral, the English Garden with Flower Clock, Ile Rousseau, and Castle Tour-de-I’ile. We’ll also see the city council building where the first Geneva Convention was signed, in the Alabama Room and learn about the beginning of international Geneva. Next, we’ll visit the grounds of the University of Geneva to see the Reformation Wall and learn about the role this city played in the Reformation of the 16th century. Finally, we’ll have an opportunity to view the international district of Geneva and its heart, the United Nations Office located in the Palace of Nations. (Breakfast and Dinner included).

Hotel: Grand Hotel Suisse Majestic, Autograph Collection

Geneva Lake

August 19, 2025

Today, we’ll journey to Interlaken. The rest of the day is free so that you can start exploring the nearby attractions on your own with your Sisters. This evening, we’ll gather together to dine at a local restaurant. (Breakfast and Dinner included)

Hotel: Hotel Du Nord, Interlaken

August 20, 2025

You’re in for a treat today as we take an exciting train journey to Jungfraujoch! As we make our way to the top of Europe, you’ll have panoramic windows to the view the most incredible scenery of the Alpine area. Our final destination is Grindelwald, where we’ll change trains and depart to Kleine Scheidegg. This area offers the stunning view of Eigerwand (Eiger Wall), one of the Great north faces of the Alps. The last Kleine Scheidegg-Jungfraujoch cogwheel train partly passes through the tunnel, which was built right across the Eiger rocks at an altitude of 9843 ft.

Jungfraujoch is the high-Alpine wonderland of eternal snow and ice. All this beauty can be marveled at from one of the observation decks located both inside and outside of a 3-story observatory building. You can take a walk through the Ice Cave where there are several restaurants, cafes and shops. For our return, we’ll travel first to Kleine Scheidegg and then take a new route to Interlaken via Lauterbrunnen. Upon return to our hotel, you’ll have some time to refresh before we meet together for Dinner. (Breakfast and Dinner included)

Hotel: Hotel Du Nord, Interlaken

Lauterbrunnen Valley

August 21, 2025

Today, we’ll travel to Bern where the rest of the day is yours to begin exploring this wonderful 12th-century capital independently with your Sisters. This evening, we’ll join together for dinner at a local restaurant. (Breakfast and Dinner included)

Hotel: Hotel Savoy Bern

August 22, 2025

After breakfast, we’ll embark on a stunning half-day sightseeing tour of Bern with stops at the major sights. We’ll walk through the Old Town of Bern, which is the world-famous UNESCO World Heritage Site, which inspires its visitors with arcade shops, glorious fountains and medieval architecture. You’ll enjoy the view of the late Gothic Cathedral and the Clock Tower (Zytglogge) with its richly-decorated astronomical clock built in 1530. After, if time allows, we’ll visit the amazing Bear Park, the symbol of the city. After, we’ll return to our hotel for free time before we join together for our Farewell Dinner this evening. (Breakfast and Dinner included)

Hotel: Hotel Savoy Bern

August 23, 2025

After breakfast and check-out, we’ll be transferred to the Zurich Airport for our flights home. Be sure to schedule your flights for 11 am or after. (Breakfast included)

Trip Inclusions



Double Occupancy
$ 8799
per person


Single Occupancy
$ 10,899
per person

important information


  • There will be a maximum of 14 Sisters plus your Sisterhood Travels Group Leader. Roommate matching is available.
  • International airfare is not included in your pricing. You will fly roundtrip Zurich (ZRH)
  • You can arrive at any time until early afternoon on August 11, 2025, and depart after 11 am from Zurich on August 23, 2025
  • Check-in time at our arrival hotel is at 3:00 pm.
  • All international flight arrangements must be submitted to Sisterhood Travels on or before April 11, 2025. If you need help making flight arrangements, or to submit your independent flight arrangements, please click here for Airfare Information.
  • Arrival transfers are provided only on August 11th from the Zurich airport to our hotel. Departure transfers are only provided on August 23rd from our hotel in Bern to the Zurich airport for flights departing 11:00 am or later. If you arrive or depart outside these days and times, or you’re needing transfers or hotels elsewhere, you are responsible for making your own arrangements at your own expense.
  • Portions of the itinerary travel to high altitude areas.
  • Please don’t schedule any optional excursions on your own for this trip, as we cannot promise that you will arrive in time at any location to make your independent excursion. Sisterhood Travels won’t be liable for any expense you incur because of this.
  • Individual gratuities for your Tour Director, local guides, and drivers are not included in your pricing. We will provide you with tipping guidelines for your trip
  • Travel Insurance is highly recommended and is not included in your pricing. We will send you a quote via email.
  • We cannot accommodate wheelchairs or assistive mobility devices on this trip.
  • There are no refunds for unused portions of this tour.
  • Dates and times of itinerary as well as hotels listed are subject to change without notice due to operational, weather, or logistical reasons.
  • Any optional expenses or expenses related to anything not specifically listed in this itinerary are not included.
  • You will receive an invitation soon after you book your trip for our travel app, “Trip Plans”. You will need to download this app to your smart phone as this is where you will find the most up-to-date, accurate information regarding your itinerary in addition to all of the critical information you need to know.

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Activity Level 4

Activity Level:


This is a consistently robust itinerary that is likely to be filled with a combination of long, active days, several early hotel departures and some long journeys by coach. There may be limited time for rest and rejuvenation as you explore these amazing destinations. There may be multiple flights and travel by non-traditional means such as safari vehicles, rickshaws/pedicabs, etc. Guests should have reasonable health and mobility and be capable of walking 1-2 miles over time over potentially difficult terrain which may include hills. Guests should be comfortable with standing for longer periods of time with no difficulty.