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Geneva & CERN

God particle exploration, understanding why the Higgs boson matters

Day Morning Afternoon Evening
1 Depart for Geneva Cruise Lac Léman for great views of the iconic “Jet d’Eau”, one of the largest fountains in the world Check in to your accommodation & enjoy an evening meal
2 Guided tour of CERN – the European Organisation for Nuclear Research, home to the Large Hadron Collider Unlock the secrets of particles & the Big Bang by looking inside the world’s largest particle physics lab Enjoy an evening meal & go bowling afterwards
3 Travel east of Geneva to the Bex Saltmines. Explore 3 centuries of salt mining by travelling to the centre of the mine on a train. Visit Maison Caillier & tour the Swiss Chocolate Factory to learn about the production stages through to packaging Catch a film after your evening meal
4 Visit the History of Science Museum with its collection of ancient scientific instruments Depart for Geneva airport for your return journey home