10 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

10 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Maastricht
Drive:  8 h 45 min
1
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
2
Verbier
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Davos
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Lugano
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Train:  7 h 15 min
End: Maastricht

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Step out of Zermatt with an excursion to Saas Fee Ski Resort in Saas-Fee--about 50 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, and take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt vacation planner.

Maastricht, The Netherlands to Zermatt is an approximately 9- hour car ride. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Verbier.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Saas Fee Ski Resort
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

1
night
Verbier

Verbier ©
Verbier is a village located in south-western Switzerland in the canton of Valais. On the 3rd (Tue), bet on your favorite at Karting Extreme Verbier, then fly like a bird with Flyverbier, then push the limits with an extreme tour, and finally look for gifts at Ski Service.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Verbier trip planner.

Getting from Zermatt to Verbier by train takes about 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can go by car to Davos.

Things to do in Verbier

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Ski Service ©
Ski Service
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Flyverbier ©
Flyverbier

1
night
Davos

Davos
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): hit the slopes at Davos Klosters Ski Resort, get interesting insight from Tours, then fly down the slopes at Parsenn Skigebiet, then admire the masterpieces at Kirchner Museum Davos, and finally get outside with Jacobshorn.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Davos visit website.

Traveling by car from Verbier to Davos takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Davos

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Parsenn Skigebiet
Parsenn Skigebiet
Parasailing & Paragliding
Jacobshorn ©
Jacobshorn

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Morteratsch Glacier, then take some stellar pictures from Muottas Muragl, and then explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Piz Corvatsch, get great views at Diavolezza, and then take some stellar pictures from Piz Nair.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz road trip site.

Traveling by car from Davos to St. Moritz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to -2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Morteratsch Glacier
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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Piz Corvatsch ©
Piz Corvatsch

2
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 7th (Sat), walk around Parco Civico, browse the different shops at Fox Town Factory Stores, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Bre, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria degli Angioli, and then take in the awesome beauty at Monte San Salvatore.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Lugano trip itinerary planner.

Getting from St. Moritz to Lugano by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, Lugano is somewhat warmer than St. Moritz - with highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trip

Fox Town Factory Stores
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Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Fox Town Factory Stores ©
Fox Town Factory Stores

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