10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + train:  16​h
1
Basel
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h
3
Grindelwald
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Montreux
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
5
Zermatt
— 1 night
+2
train + bus + Fly:  19​h
End: Singapore

1
night
Basel

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Fondation Beyeler, then see the interesting displays at Basel Paper Mill Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Offene Kirche Elisabethen, and finally take a stroll through Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Basel trip planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Basel is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in May, with highs in Basel at 22°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Basel

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fondation Beyeler
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Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel ©
Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel
Basel Paper Mill Museum ©
Basel Paper Mill Museum
Fondation Beyeler ©
Fondation Beyeler

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Morteratsch Glacier, then get great views at Muottas Muragl, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Piz Nair, make a trip to Church of San Gian, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Val Roseg, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Andrea Robbi.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz day trip app .

Traveling by car from Basel to St. Moritz takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Basel in May; daily highs in St. Moritz reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pontresina, Church of San Gian, Museum Andrea Robbi
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Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Val Roseg ©
Val Roseg
Piz Nair ©
Piz Nair

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall and then hit the slopes at Maennlichen. On your second day here, take in the dramatic scenery at Murrenbach Waterfalls, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Lauterbrunnen Village, and then admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Grindelwald trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from St. Moritz to Grindelwald in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Lauterbrunnen
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Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village

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 1st (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Glacier 3000 and then take in the awesome beauty at Rochers-de-Naye. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: Head underground at The Bex Salt Mines, learn about winemaking at Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, and then go for a walk through Lakeside Promenade Fleuri.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Montreux day trip planner .

You can drive from Grindelwald to Montreux in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trips

The Bex Salt Mines, Glacier 3000
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Glacier 3000 ©
Glacier 3000
The Bex Salt Mines ©
The Bex Salt Mines
Rochers-de-Naye ©
Rochers-de-Naye

1
night
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 3rd (Wed): hit the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and then see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Zermatt trip planner .

Getting from Montreux to Zermatt by train takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery

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