Entries by Editorial Team

5 Stars

August 6 · 5 stars! The week with Rene and Suzanne in the Alps exceeded all expectations. Beautiful weather, amazing scenery, great company and lots of happy hiking. I would love to do another trip with Echo Trails.

It Was the Best Trip

August 12 · There are soo many reasons that my husband and I loved this trip with Rene and Suzanne as our guides. The main reason: they made it magical! We hiked with a small group from hotel to hotel along the Alpina 1 and they transported our luggage. This was the best glamping imaginable! […]

Looking to Get High in Switzerland?

ECHO Rails & Trails offers Guided Day, Multi-Day & Rail Tours to meet Your time, fitness and interest levels. Now in our 7th year with Switzerland our 100% focus, our goal is to offer you one-stop Swiss tours shopping. If you just have a Day to spend & want to get up into the Swiss […]

First Tour of Switzerland

I was very wary of traveling with a tour group. But, trying to plan all of the details including transportation, lodging, food and attractions was more than I wanted to tackle. So, we decided on a tour lead by Rene Welti, founder of ECHO Tours. What a great choice! He made us feel welcome from […]

Grand Railroad Tour of Switzerland

Customer Review of the Grand Railroad Tour of Switzerland Rene was the lead tour guide on our rail trip through Switzerland. The trip was a dream of a lifetime for me being an avid rail fan. This, our return trip to Switzerland was a chance to not only experience their rail system, but visit places […]

Testimonial – Millie DR Rock Hill, SC

We were first timers in Switzerland and on a guided tour. The small group and great reviews were what led us to our decision to choose this tour, and it was definitely the right choice. Rene and Suzanne were not only knowledgeable and efficient, but were also amazing people who quickly became friends to all […]