Lake Oeschinen and mountain innActivity holidays in Switzerland

For such a small country, Switzerland has so much to offer - from dramatic peaks and glacial valleys to warm friendly people and postcard-pretty mountain villages.

Our holidays in Switzerland offer you the lion's share of the country's classic alpine scenery, with many of the highest peaks, deepest valleys, most extensive glaciers, tallest waterfalls and largest mountain lakes. You'll hear church bells chime down the valleys and see fountains of flowers gracing village window boxes. The long summer days are perfect for high mountain walking, and late September onwards is typically a period of 'Indian summer' with fabulous red and golden hues and crystal clear air.

For cyclists, the beautifully flat and unspoiled Swiss Jura is perfect for families, first-timers and fair weather cyclists looking for a relaxing holiday in Switzerland. Whilst in the winter months the snowy peaks offer a dramatic backdrop to the wide, flat valleys, immaculately groomed trails and postcard pretty villages.

Read more

Winter Walking in Kandersteg

Winter Walkers in Kandersteg

Please call for prices

Walk along spectacular historic tracks between the cantons of Valais and Bern. Marvel at glaciers, frozen lakes and waterfalls and enjoy incredible mountain views.

Departures:
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • 3 nights, single centre
  • Buffet breakfasts, 3 light lunches/picnics and all evening meals.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Good choice for families.
  • Snowshoeing opportunities.
  • Winter walking opportunities.
  • Option to take toboggan rides.
  • Option to take sleigh rides.

View holiday

Classic Swiss Alps Walk

Lake view in Oeschinensee, Switzerland.

From $1300 per person

****#

Here, in the 'jewel in the crown' of classic Switzerland, you'll find many of the highest peaks - often over 4000m, the deepest valleys, the tallest waterfalls, the oldest glaciers and the most beautiful mountain lakes in the country.

Departures:
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • 7 nights, single centre
  • All meals including picnic lunches
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Destinations with bird watching opportunities.
  • Lots of swimming opportunities.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Holidays to enhance your wellbeing.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Explore the high peaks.

View holiday

Cross-country skiing at Kandersteg

skiers with mountain and pine tree background

Please call for prices

****#

Here, in the 'jewel in the crown' of classic Switzerland, you'll find many of the highest peaks - often over 4000m - the deepest valleys, the tallest waterfalls, the oldest glaciers and the most beautiful mountain lakes in the country.

Departures:
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • 7 nights, single centre
  • Buffet breakfast, 3 light lunches/picnics and all evening meals
  • Holidays to enhance your wellbeing.
  • Especailly good for solo travellers.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Snowshoeing opportunities.
  • Winter walking opportunities.
  • Option to take toboggan rides.
  • Option to take sleigh rides.

View holiday

Jungfrau Peaks & Glaciers Walk

Swiss alps in Bernese Oberland.

From $2013 per person

****#

High level walking amongst Switzerland's highest peaks: Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau. With spectacular scenary and fantastic wildlife opportunities, on the higher slopes, the lammergeier (bearded vulture) has been re-introduced, look out too for the alpine accentor and golden eagles cruising the thermals overhead.

Departures:
J
F
M
A
M
J
J
A
S
O
N
D
  • 8 nights, hotel-to-hotel
  • All continental breakfasts and evening meals
  • Varied routes for nature lovers and botanists.
  • Great vegetarian meal options.
  • Eco-friendly holidays.
  • Perfect for couples.
  • Explore the high peaks.
  • Beautiful lakes and rivers.

View holiday

Back to top

Refine your search

Show the best holidays for:

Prefer to speak to someone?

Call us: 1-800-567-6286

Email: info@breakaway-adventures.com

Open 9:00-5:30 Mon-Fri, 9:00-12:00 Sat.

Customer ratings

Based on 69 customer reviews, the average satisfaction rating for Activity holidays in Switzerland is
****#

Click here to read customer reviews

Headwater's Activity holidays in Switzerland 4.6557971014493 69
  • ATOL Protected (No. 9957)
  • IATA Registered
  • ABTA Member (No. W1593)
  • Relaxed activity holidays since 1985

We love to chat about our holidays

call us: 1-800-567-6286 or email: info@breakaway-adventures.com

SitemapPrivacy & cookiesBack to top