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Alpenwild Trains Of Switzerland

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Our Switzerland Christmas Market Tour with Alpenwild was just wonderful! Our group was a total of 12 and everyone was such a delight to be with. The daily schedule was full but relaxed, and along with the holiday markets themselves we were treated to many...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 14, 2018 via mobile

Excellent tour. Well planned & executed. Our guides were intelligent & provided information on Switzerland, the geography & answered any questions from the group. Alpenwild was fantastic in assisting those of us who wanted to arrive early &/or remain after the official tour ended."

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed September 24, 2018

My husband and I did a self guided tour of the Jungfrau Region and added on Zermatt for an additional 3 days. Alpenwild gave us an itinerary filled with a plethora of choices ranging in difficulty from moderate to quite difficult. I should add, we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank 59Mrb
Rachael G, Marketing Specialist at Alpenwild, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

We are thrilled that overall you had a great visit to Switzerland and we appreciate you choosing Alpenwild! We don’t typically include an overnight stay to these small car-free towns of Gimmelwald and Mürren with our standard self-guided Jungfrau packages. These towns aren’t as easily...More

Reviewed September 23, 2018

Excellent and friendly guides, itinerary, accommodations, food, and most other members of our adventurous group. I injured my knee on the first hiking day and had to sit out most of the hikes for the rest of the week. Guides Mitch and Emily went above...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Rachael G, Marketing Specialist at Alpenwild, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

Jon, we are so glad to hear you had a great experience on the Deluxe Haute Route, but sad to hear you were injured on the trip. Thank you for your kind feedback. We'd love to have you back on the trail with us anytime!

Reviewed September 23, 2018

I thoroughly enjoyed the Deluxe Haute Route Hike with Alpenwild in August of 2018. I give the guides, Mitch and Emil, the highest praise for their physical and emotional capabilities. They led our group with care, grace and expert knowledge of the area. The trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
3  Thank kotzkathy
Rachael G, Marketing Specialist at Alpenwild, responded to this reviewResponded September 27, 2018

We are so glad to hear you enjoyed the Deluxe Haute Route! We agree, the scenery can't be beat. Thank you for your kind feedback. We will look forward to having you back on the trail with us soon.

Reviewed September 18, 2018

In August 2017, my husband and I contracted with Alpenwild for the Haute Route. We usually plan our travel, but decided to try an agency. We emphasized several times to Tessa that we wanted rooms with a balcony; she promised she would book these rooms...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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alpenwild, Marketing Specialist at Alpenwild, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

I’m truly sorry that your expectations were not met on your recent self-guided hiking experience booked by Alpenwild. I’m particularly concerned you felt some of your communications with Alpenwild went unanswered. At Alpenwild, we are committed to making sure the concern of every guest is...More

Reviewed September 18, 2018

My husband and I went on Alpenwild's Chamonix-Zermatt Haute Route trip August 20 - August 31st, 2018. It was spectacular! We hike every year in Colorado and wanted to try something new. The scenery and hiking were beyond amazing and the weather was ideal. Imagine...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018 via mobile

If your idea of fun is spending the day getting a great workout surrounded by breathtaking scenery along with fun like-minded people then I highly recommend this trip! Also quite a bit of pampering with your luggage transferred, fine dining, and supreme lodging with two...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 16, 2018

What an incredible experience! My Mom and I shared the adventure of a lifetime with Alpenwild! Every detail was planned and executed! We just had to show up and marvel! Our guides Louis and Sophie, were amazing-fantastic, passionate people, that put all of our needs...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 14, 2018 via mobile

As younger hikers, my wife and I looked for less expensive options. With more means and a greater crunch for time, we have started using guided adventure trips with personalized add-ons. We caught the "Alps" bug previously hiking the Tour du Mont Blanc, Julian Alps...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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I take Diamox which my Dr. prescribes. I would suggest traveling the Haute Route with another provider though. I had several issues with them, and they were not nice about it. When spending this kind of money, we all... More
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