18 days in Switzerland Itinerary

18 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Zurich
— 1 night
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
3
Bern
— 2 nights
4
Lausanne
— 2 nights
5
Montreux
— 2 nights
6
Zermatt
— 2 nights
7
Lauterbrunnen
— 2 nights
8
Interlaken
— 2 nights
9
Meiringen
— 2 nights

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Bernina Express, Old Town and Grossmunster. Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get interesting insight from Bernina Express. On the 28th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster and then take a stroll through Old Town.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip itinerary maker app.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Zürich Airport, Basel Mulhouse Freiburg and Bern Belp Airport. In February in Zurich, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bernina Express
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Bernina Express ©
Bernina Express
Old Town ©
Old Town
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Titlis, Mt Pilatus and Spreuer Bridge. On the 28th (Fri), snap pictures at Spreuer Bridge. On the 29th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Titlis.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucerne road trip planning tool.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Bern.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Titlis
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Titlis ©
Titlis
Spreuer Bridge ©
Spreuer Bridge

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Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Nydegg Church (Nydeggkirche) as well as Gurten. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Kleine Schanze, walk around Gurten, admire the local landmark of Simsonbrunnen, admire the local landmark of Mosesbrunnen, thentake some stellar pictures from The Cathedral of Bern, and finally don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bern trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Bern takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. March in Bern sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Lausanne.

Things to do in Bern

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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The Cathedral of Bern ©
The Cathedral of Bern
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Gurten ©
Gurten

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Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Place de la Palud has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): examine the collection at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), look for gifts at HOZHO Visions Galerie des Premiers Peuples, thenget to know the fascinating history of Place de la Palud, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de Lausanne, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Escaliers du Marche. Keep things going the next day: get your game on at Laser Game Evolution Lausanne, thenexplore the world behind art at Collection de l'Art Brut, thenponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Lausanne trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Bern to Lausanne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Montreux.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Geneva
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The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©
Cathedrale de Lausanne ©
Cathedrale de Lausanne
Palais des Nations, Genève ©
Palais des Nations, Genève

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Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chateau de Chillon as well as Golden Pass Railway. On the 6th (Fri), take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside, thensee the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, thenexplore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon, and finally appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue. On your second day here, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Vladimir Nabokov and then get interesting insight from Golden Pass Railway.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Montreux travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Lausanne to Montreux takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Chateau de Chillon
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Golden Pass Railway ©
Golden Pass Railway
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue

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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gornergrat, The Matterhorn and Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. On the 8th (Sun), catch a ride on Matterhorn Glacier Paradise and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge and then hop aboard Gornergrat.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Zermatt holiday builder tool.

Traveling by train from Montreux to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Transportation
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ©
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

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Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
On the 10th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Wed): admire the sheer force of Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lauterbrunnen driving holiday planner.

Take a train from Zermatt to Lauterbrunnen in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

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Interlaken

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Oeschinen Lake, Lake Brienz and Hohematte Park. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, thenview the masterpieces at Galerie Wydi, and then stroll around Hohematte Park. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Oeschinen Lake, have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Brienz.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Interlaken tour planner.

Interlaken is just a stone's throw from Lauterbrunnen. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Meiringen.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

The Eiger, Oeschinen Lake, Lake Brienz
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Oeschinen Lake ©
Oeschinen Lake
Lake Brienz ©
Lake Brienz
The Eiger ©
The Eiger

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Meiringen

Meiringen ©
Meiringen is a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Bergbahnen Meiringen-Hasliberg and then see the interesting displays at Sherlock Holmes Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Meiringen day trip planner.

Meiringen is just a stone's throw from Interlaken. In March in Meiringen, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Meiringen

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Airolo, Bergbahnen Meiringen-Hasliberg
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Bergbahnen Meiringen-Hasliberg ©
Bergbahnen Meiringen-Hasliberg
Sherlock Holmes Museum ©
Sherlock Holmes Museum
Sasso San Gottardo ©
Sasso San Gottardo

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