From Melbourne to Switzerland


We really enjoyed our independent bike ride across Switzerland in July 2017.  Although it rained virtually the entire first day when we departed Geneva, the weather for the remainder of our cycling was superb and perfect for riding. Bike Switzerland …

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2018 February Newsletter


Voice Navigation on our Tours Our Garmin Etrex units have worked well for us for years, but there have always been a few complaints: • Riders want bigger screens • Riders want turn-by-turn voice commands Riders were used to these …

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Pre-order and save 10%

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Thinking of buying a new bike this Spring ? Pre-order a bike from us before March 1st and we’ll give you a 10% discount on any new 2018 model. We’ll also take 20% off any accessories we mount at the …

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We’ll upgrade you !


Sign up for a Bike Switzerland Independent Tour before February 1st and we’ll give you a free room upgrade. This means that when reserving a room, we’ll request that you receive a superior room with the best views. There will …

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Family Alpine Tour


My daughter, her boyfriend and I did an independent Alpine Tour in July 2017. They were familiar with the Alps and Jura, and I had never ridden in Europe so this was an easy choice. We chose Bike Switzerland because …

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Bike Switzerland Winter 2017 Newsletter


Be in a Movie ! Join the Lite Tour in July. Bike Switzerland will be hosting journalist and cinematographer Darren Alff on our 2018 Guided Lite Tour. He’ll be taking pictures and making a promotional video. Darren’s presence will give …

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Join Darren Alff in Switzerland


Darren is the man behind “Bicycle Touring Pro”, a website dedicated to getting people to explore the world by bicycle. But Darren is also an accomplished photographer, videographer and story-teller. That’s why we’ve invited him on our 2018 Guided Lite …

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What is a Swiss Slow-up ?


These are day-long free bicycle events held all over Switzerland and open to all cyclists. Roads are closed to motor-traffic, food stands are set up and then thousands of cyclists from the area and beyond come to the designated starting …

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Get your Deposit Back When you Buy a Bike

Trek deal

If you’re doing one of guided or independent tours, then consider this: Buy any TREK bike with an MSRP of 2,500 chf or more and we’ll deduct your 600 chf trip deposit from the bike’s price. Example: The Emonda SL6 …

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Winter Cycling in Switzerland

Fat Bike

Come this time of year, most of us prefer to trade in our cycling cleats for snowshoes or skis. That said, there are more and more winter cyclists out there. And with the help of the bicycle industry’s new Fat …

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