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The Chedi Andermatt launches The Glacier Express Experience

29th July 2014 Print
The Glacier Express

The Chedi Andermatt has launched a new package in partnership with The Glacier Express and the Mont Cervin Palace Hotel in Zermatt.  Mountain lovers can now experience Alpine summer in first-class style on one of the world’s most famous railways, and staying at two of the best hotels in Switzerland along the way.      

The Glacier Express – a train to fall in love with

With a glass roof ensuring panoramic views, guests can make the three-hour scenic train journey through the Alps, from Andermatt to Zermatt.  This beautiful rail journey gives guests time to absorb the dramatic landscapes, picturesque villages and, if lucky, spot some Swiss wildlife. The region is home to marmots, ibex, red deer and golden eagles.

From new Andermatt to old Zermatt

The package starts with one night at new The Chedi Andermatt (opened December 2013) where guests can check out the acclaimed Jean Michel Gathy design and ultra luxurious surroundings. Following an unforgettable mountain train journey, the package ends with an overnight stay at Mont Cervin Palace Hotel.  Dating back to 1852, the hotel is the oldest in Zermatt and is well known for its style, fine food and breath-taking setting at the foot of the Matterhorn.

The ‘Glacier Express Experience’

Available until Saturday 20th September this package includes one night at The Chedi Andermatt, a first class Andermatt to Zermatt Glacier Express ticket, and one night at The Mont Cervin Palace.  Welcome drinks are included at both hotels as is complimentary access to the spa and free WIFI.  A transfer by horse-drawn carriage or electric taxi from Zermatt train station to Mont Cervin Palace is also included.  Prices for two people start from CHF 1,421 (approx. £929).

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The Glacier Express