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CUSTOM GUIDED SKI TOUR | PRIVATE
8 Days | 7 Nights | 6 Ski Days

Location: Europe | Tour Focus: Guided | Terrain Focus: Off-Piste, On-Piste, Sidecountry
Ability: Strong Intermediate to Expert
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Customise your dates to ski 6 days with local guides deep into the heart of the Swiss Alps & across multiple valleys through the Jungfrau Region exploring Mürren, Grindelwald First and Kleine Scheidegg-Männlichen. Enjoy skiing some of the best terrain of your life in one week.
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Murren Jungfrau Swiss Bliss Ski Tour

The Jungfrau Ski Region is one of the most diverse in Switzerland & has a scale that needs to be seen to be believed. Exploring the region on ski & with the help of an incredible network of interconnected rains & cable cars is an experience unlike any other in the world

THE RIDING EXPERIENCE

The town of Mürren is a traditional Walser mountain village in the Bernese Oberland of Switzerland at an elevation of 1,650 m (5,413 ft.) above sea level and unreachable by public road. To access Mürren requires a combined train, cable car & tram ride from Interlaken. Each day you will experience a different ski area and if conditions permit, your group will explore some of the surrounding backcountry powder skiing. Situated near the massive peaks of the Eiger, Mönch and the Jungfrau, Mürren is one of the oldest ski resorts in Switzerland. Over the course of one week you will have the opportunity to ski the historic valleys of the Jungfrau Region and an exciting run down the Lauberhorn World Cup Downhill, one of the longest ski races in the world.

Ski endless powder fields over 3 valleys, and ride the famous Jungfraujoch train next to the Eiger. Your local professional guides will make sure you have the best experience possible every day. The group will try and do at least a day skiing off the Schilthorn (Piz Gloria), a day in Grindelwald-First, a day exploring the Kleine-Scheidegg area & a day skiing around the base of the Eiger and up to the Jungfraujoch. If conditions and time allow you have the opportunity to ski Meiringen-Hasliberg which allows guests to ski by train. A full 6 days of skiing the Swiss Alps in one of the most iconic locations in Switzerland.


Summit of Schilthorn..

Murren ski terrain...

Grindelwald ski terrain...

THE CULINARY EXPERIENCE

Every morning a healthy breakfast with local ingredients will await you. Lunches are enjoyed on the mountain or in local villages in each ski area along the way so you can sample a taste from all the areas we will visit (not included - except for one). A special lunch at the Schilthorn Summit’s Restaurant Piz Gloria is included as you spin 360′ taking in the Swiss Mountain views. Kick back and enjoy the Après Ski scene in the afternoon after skiing the best runs of your life. There is nothing like celebrating this epic day with new friends, new memories and a cold beers at the bar while looking back up to the glaciers. Enjoy a welcome and farewell 4-course gourmet dinner at the Hotel Edelweiss. The menu features regional specialties including natural ingredients. Their popular sun terrace offers breathtaking views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau mountain range as well as stunning open views of the surrounding Swiss Alps. Each day a new variety of flavours will leave you wanting more. There are about 20 places to eat in the village, almost all in the resort’s hotels and pensions.

THE LODGING EXPERIENCE

The newly renovated, cosy 3-star superior Hotel Edelweiss is located right in one of the best locations in Mürren next to the cliff facing the mountains. Every bedroom enjoys gorgeous balcony views of the Eiger, Mönch &Jungfrau. The hotel is situated in the centre of the town of Mürren and enjoys an excellent location for walks and skiing in winter.The family owned hotel features a full restaurant and bar, ski room with heated boot dryers and complimentary wireless internet. The hotel also features one of the most charming outdoor patios right on the ledge of the mountain. The hotel is about 2 minutes from the train and 5 minutes from the cable cars to Schilthorn. After a long day skiing and exploring enjoy access to the Alpine Sports Centre including a swimming pool, jacuzzi and outdoor ice rink. Other options are available such as spa and massages.

Itinerary 

Day 1 – Arrival Day

Fly into Zurich International Airport (ZRH) by 1pm where you will be met. There are many hotels near the airport offering shuttle service so it is easy to meet the group back at the airport by 1pm. Search & book the best Zurich hotels here.

Welcome to Switzerland! Upon landing at Zurich International Airport (ZRH) the group will transfer to the hotel in Murren via Swiss trains. An incredible part of the trip as you get to see the country and the surrounding Swiss Alps. Inspiring views await you; our hotel overlooks the historic valley of Lauterbrunnen and the world famous Eiger mountain. This will be your home for the next week to explore this truly amazing area. Tonight is your time to relax by the hotel fire, explore the town, and enjoy a fresh cooked meal from a local chef at our Welcome dinner. Steep yourself in Swiss culture and immerse into European life.

If ski rentals are needed, we can arrange snow equipment for the week through local shops. If you wish to rent ski/snowboard equipment please let us know so that we can coordinate your rental. It is advised that you try to arrive with enough time on the arrival day to be fitted. Please advise the LGA Team before the trip if you will need gear.

Hotel: Hotel Edelweiss
Included Meals: Gourmet 4-Course Welcome Dinner


Swiss trains take you to Murren..

Your village for the week...

Hotel Edelweiss your home...

Day 2 to 7 – Skiing Days

Once in the car free town of Mürren, we are at the base of the ski area. Each day we will experience a different ski area and if conditions permit, we will explore some of the surrounding backcountry powder skiing. Situated near the massive peaks of the Eiger, Mönch and the Jungfrau, Mürren is one of the oldest ski resorts in Switzerland. Over the course of one week you will have the opportunity to ski the historic valleys of the Jungfrau Region, capture all the views at the new Skyline Walk at the Birg station, explore Piz Gloria and the Schilthorn, then ski an exciting run down the Lauberhorn World Cup Downhill, one of the longest ski races in the world.

Savour healthy local Swiss Breakfasts at the hotel with daily departures between 8:30AM-9AM. Ski 6 days with local guides deep into the heart of the Alps and across multiple valleys. We’ll acclimate to the surroundings and terrain with ski runs at Mürren on the first day and depending on conditions we will ski some great powder. Early runs are used to assess skiing ability and go over key fundamentals for safe and effective travel in the high mountains. We will prepare everyone to be confident and comfortable with the week’s upcoming locations. Daily ski destinations are decided upon with consideration of safety, weather, and snow conditions. Once everyone is up to speed it will be time to start exploring the Jungfrau Region. Throughout the week we will be exploring the entire Jugfrau Ski Region including the resort areas of Mürren-Schilthorn & Grindelwald-Wengen. All of the ski areas provide a wide range of trails and off-piste options. We will improve everyone’s skills & ski ability, but most of all, have a blast!

Enjoy a cable car train ride along the Swiss mountain side to the base of the Eiger, Monch and Jungfrau. As well as a trip to the Top of Europe on the Jungfraujoch train. The journey climbs through the Eiger on its way to the top at 3,466 meters (11,388′) above sea level in the Bernese Alps.

Lunch on the mountain is followed by an afternoon skiing some of the best terrain in the Swiss Alps. One day we will enjoy a special lunch at the Schilthorn Summmit’s Restaurant Piz Gloria, a revolving restaurant that spins 360′ taking in the Swiss Mountain views. Experience Piz Gloria and the James Bond experience at the Schilthorn summit, which was featured in the 007 James Bond movie, “Her Majesty’s Secret Service.” At the end of the day let us show you the beautiful town of Mürren, enjoy après and if conditions permit we will try one of the local favorite winter sports-sledging (tobogganing).


Piz Gloria on Schilthorn

Awesome ski descents...

Jungfrau, unforgettable...

After a long day skiing and exploring, enjoy access to the Alpine Sports Centre including a swimming pool, jacuzzi and outdoor ice rink to conclude your day. Relax in one of the most picturesque villages in the world.

There will be a group Welcome Dinner to kick off the week and a Farewell Dinner at the Hotel Edelweiss restaurant. Each day offers you the choice of many great on-mountain and village restaurants. Be sure to make time for an evening stroll through the village at your own pace and dine at one of the many great restaurants. Relax at the Hotel Edelweiss situated in the centre of the town overlooking the Lauterbrunnen valley with stunning views of the Alps. Every bedroom enjoys gorgeous balcony views of the Eiger, Mönch and Jungfrau. The hotel features a full restaurant and bar, ski room with heated boot dryers and complimentary wireless internet.

Hotel: Hotel Edelweiss
Included Meals: Breakfasts | 1 Group Lunch at the Piz Gloria revolving restaurant | Farewell Dinner ( 5 Dinners not included to explore the town)

Day 8 – Departure Day

Relax and savor the beautiful mountain scenery on this final morning. You will say your goodbyes to Murren over breakfast and laugh at the great memories shared over the trip. The group will travel on the Swiss Train network back to Zurich airport with one last chance to relax on the train as you travel through the Swiss Alps. Our Guides will take you back to Zurich where you can spend an extra night exploring the city or begin your journey home.

Included Meals: Breakfast

NOTE: This itinerary is an example. The tour may be altered to adjust for weather and conditions or your individual needs & tastes. Our guides will plan the tour around the conditions to make sure you have the best trip possible.

Jungfrau Lodgings - Hotel Edelweiss Superior

The Hotel Edelweiss in the car free village of Murren perched above the spectacular Lauterbrunnen valley. Murren is accessed by train or cable car. Hotel Edelweiss is only 100m from the train BLM train station and less than 450m from the Schilthorn cable car. The peaks of the Eiger, Jungfrau and Monch are easily viewed from most rooms. This will be your home for the next week while you explore this fabulous area.


Murren village..

Hotel Edelweiss...

Aperol Spritz on the terrace....

The Hotel Edelweiss features:

  • restaurant and bar
  • ski room with heated boot dryers
  • complimentary wireless internet
  • free access to the public indoor swimming pool and ice skating rink
  • guest lounge and library
  • terrace
  • sun deck

Each room features

  • free WiFi
  • cable/satellite TV
  • private en suite bathroom
  • sitting area

Hotel Edelweiss double room

Guest lounge...

Single rooms on request

Rates, Inclusions & Add-Ons

Rates

US$3,495 per person

Inclusions
  • 7 nights accommodation (twin share)
  • All breakfasts, 1 lunch, 2 dinners. (half board possible - enquire)
  • 6 days of Jungfrau ski lift tickets
  • 6 days guided powder skiing with professional guide (ratio 4:1)
  • Transport to/from Zurich airport and Murren
Add-ons
  • Avalanche safety kit - US$150 for duration of tour} {backpack, shovel, probe, beacon)
  • Ski or snowboard rentals - inquire for pricing / details
  • Single room upgrade - inquire for pricing / details (depends on availability)
Not Included

LGA Terms & Conditions

Deposit

The Deposit amount is twenty percent (20%) of the Tour Price. When booking within 89 days or less prior to the date of departure, the full amount is due at time of booking.

Final Payment

Final payment is due no later than 90 days prior to departure, or 7 days from booking confirmation if booking is within 90 days.

Cancellation Policy

  • 90 days or more prior to Departure: LGA will retain the deposit as an “Adventure Deposit” for a future trip. Full refund will be given.
  • 89-60 days prior to Departure: LGA will retain 50% of the total Tour Price and the deposit will be held as an Adventure Deposit for a future trip.
  • 59 days or less prior to Departure: LGA will retain 100% of the total Tour Price.

Le Grand Adventure Tours cannot be held responsible for snow and/or weather conditions. Trips cannot be cancelled or amended on the basis of snow and weather conditions.

Refund Policy

No refunds, reimbursements or discounts will be granted if, for any reason the client misses the Tour, fails to join the Tour, leaves the Tour, is dismissed from the Tour, or cannot fully participate in the Tour. Any refunds will be at the discretion of Le Grand Adventure Tours if you are involuntarily forced to leave a tour for any reason.