10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly:  12​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Grindelwald
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Bern
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Montreux
— 2 nights
Drive:  14​h 15​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Let the collections at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich capture your imagination. Visit Old Town and Grossmunster for their historical value. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Altstadt Luzern & Mt Pilatus). There's lots more to do: get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich road trip website .

Mumbai, India to Zurich is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Mumbai in October: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 17°C and lows are around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

2
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
On the 1st (Fri), stop by Central Sport and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maennlichen, then admire the sheer force of Murrenbach Waterfalls, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

Plan my day in Grindelwald using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Zurich to Grindelwald in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Central Sport, Murrenbach Waterfalls
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): examine the collection at Kindermuseum Creaviva, see the interesting displays at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), see the interesting displays at Klingende Sammlung, then shop like a local with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally take in the exciting artwork at SOON Galerie. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Gysi AG Chocolatier Suisse, get curious at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), then see the interesting displays at Schweizerisches , then get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Natural History of Bern, and finally hunt for treasures at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Bern road trip site .

You can drive from Grindelwald to Bern in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Kindermuseum Creaviva ©
Kindermuseum Creaviva
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center) ©

2
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
On the 5th (Tue), contemplate the long history of Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, then explore the engaging exhibits at Chaplin's World, then stop by O'Coeur des Reves ..., and finally admire the striking features of Chateau de Chillon.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Montreux holiday planning website .

You can drive from Bern to Montreux in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Montreux

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Chaplin's World, Chateau de Chillon, O'Coeur des Reves ...
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Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards ©
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards

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