10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zermatt
— 2 nights
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Grindelwald
— 3 nights
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St. Moritz
— 2 nights
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Lugano
— 2 nights

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Stockalper Palace, take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, and then take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Riffelsee, explore the striking landscape at Gorner Gorge, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally make a trip to Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Zermatt itinerary maker.

Ljubljana, Slovenia to Zermatt is an approximately 8-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Adventure

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Stockalper Palace
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Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Visiting Bachalpsee Lake and Maennlichen will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kleine Scheidegg and Staubbach Waterfall. Explore Grindelwald's surroundings by going to Giessbachfälle (in Brienz) and Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway (in Wengen). There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village, appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, tour the pleasant surroundings at Schynige Platte, and hike along The Eiger.

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You can drive from Zermatt to Grindelwald in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Maennlichen
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The Eiger
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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
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Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Val Roseg, then explore the striking landscape at Morteratsch Glacier, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piz Nair, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Engadine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Bernina Pass, then take in the awesome beauty at Muottas Muragl, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our St. Moritz tour planner.

Getting from Grindelwald to St. Moritz by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks

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Val Roseg
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Muottas Muragl
4.7

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Lugano

Lugano ©

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): enjoy some diversion at Lido di Lugano, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria degli Angioli, and then take some stellar pictures from Monte San Salvatore. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Montebello, then explore the historical opulence of Castelli di Bellinzona, and then explore the historical opulence of Castelgrande.

To find traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lugano trip planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from St. Moritz in July, with highs in Lugano at 33°C and lows at 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

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Lido di Lugano
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Castelgrande
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