10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland Trip Planner

Make it your trip
Fly
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Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Zurich
— 1 night
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Lucerne

— 2 nights
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Thu): see the sky in a new way at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, and then identify plant and animal life at Biosphaere Entlebuch. On the next day, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument and then enjoy the sand and surf at Seebad Eich.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lucerne trip website.

Singapore, Singapore to Lucerne is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. When traveling from Singapore in August, plan for a bit cooler days and colder nights in Lucerne: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trip

Zermatt

— 2 nights
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 2nd (Sat), enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt and then see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Zermatt trip planning site.

Getting from Lucerne to Zermatt by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 4th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Interlaken

— 3 nights
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.
Kids will enjoy Parasailing & Paragliding and Harderkulm. There's much more to do: take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, take in nature's colorful creations at Schynige Platte, and have some family-friendly fun at Adventure Park Seilpark Interlaken.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken trip planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. September in Interlaken sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Outdoors

Side Trip

Zurich

— 1 night

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 7th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In September, daytime highs in Zurich are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.