Tuesday, October 26, 2010

Book Now for Winter and Save


Rail Europe Inc., Switzerland Tourism and the Swiss Travel System announced today that they will offer $100 off every booking of $200 or more that contains a Swiss Pass. This is a great excuse to join our Winter Engadine Holiday. Please see our previous post.

Why not use the Swiss Pass during a week of winter hiking or nordic skiing in the Engadine? How about hopping over to Zermatt on the Glacier Express? Zurich for shopping? We can think of all sorts of ways to use a Swiss Pass around your tour. The possibilities are endless.

This winter special is only available while supplies last. Please contact Ryder-Walker for more details.


Monday, October 18, 2010

Plan a Delicious Winter Vacation


What could be more delicious than roasted chestnuts, hot spiced wine and tempting sweets from the heart of the eastern Swiss Alps? Add a few hot spring spas, sprinkle a few story book villages here and there, tie everything together with expertly maintained trails for skiers and winter hikers. You'll have a recipe for a delicious winter vacation.

This year's self guided Winter Engadine Holiday runs mid January through mid March.

Tour highlights:
  • Hiking, snowshoeing and nordic skiing from inn-to-inn on meticulously maintained winter trails.
  • Traditional Swiss guesthouses, warm, inviting and tastefully appointed with careful attention given to every detail.
  • Sledding from village-to-village. Seriously! Historically, sledding offered viable transport between villages. It's not just for kids anymore. Read on...