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Known for its Old World charm and invigorating mountain air, Switzerland has also become home to some of the world’s most forward-thinking art and design. Spend an enriching week in Zürich and Basel, and visit border towns in Germany and France that will reveal their treasures. A special highlight of this highly exclusive program will be a visit to Art Basel, the world’s unrivaled showcase for contemporary art. Start in Zürich, with its wealth of contemporary art, from the Kunsthaus Zürich and the Migros Museum of Contemporary Art, to private galleries inside the former Löwenbräu Brewery. In Lucerne, admire works by Picasso, Klee, and other masters at the Sammlung Rosengart Luzern, a museum housed within a grand 17th-century palace. Enjoy four nights in Basel, with the exclusive opportunity to fully experience Art Basel and a special tour of Kunstmuseum Basel, founded in 1661. In the French town of Colmar, you will have a private tour of the Unterlinden Museum featuring the powerful Isenheim Altarpiece. Discover Le Corbusier’s UNESCO-listed Chapelle Notre-Dame du Haut in nearby Ronchamp. On the German side of the Rhine, we will explore the groundbreaking architecture of Frank Gehry, Zaha Hadid, and Herzog & de Meuron on the magnificent campus of the Vitra Design Museum.