The focus of the tour will be the Swiss National Redoubt encompassed a widely distributed set of fortifications on a general east‐west line through the Alps, centering on three major fortress complexes, Fortresses St. Maurice, St. Gotthard and Sargans. Tour dates are August 11th to August 19th 2018 subject to accessing the sites and best tour costs. The current estimate for in‐country cost is US$2,000 (hotels, ground transportation, museum fees, and meals). You will need to arrange your own round trip transportation to Zurich Airport (need to be there by Noon and the tour will return to Zurich at 11am), currently about $1,000 from Washington, DC. A deposit of US $250.00 (+ $10.00 for electronic costs) is required to reserve your space on this unique tour which you can pay for by PayPal or Credit Card here. Once you provide your deposit you will receive updates on this 10‐day special tour via email.