10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
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Basel
— Few hours
Train
2
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Train
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
Drive
4
Lucerne
— 3 nights
Fly

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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.
On the 2nd (Sun), kick back and relax at CityBeach Messe.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Basel route planning tool.

Berlin, Germany to Basel is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Basel are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Basel

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

3
nights
Zermatt

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Take a break from the city and head to Gornergrat and 5-Seenweg. There's much more to do: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, explore the activities along Stellisee, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and don't miss a visit to Riffelsee.

Plan trip to Zermatt with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by train from Basel to Zermatt takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Scenic Drive

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Gornergrat ©
Must see
Gornergrat
4.8
Aletsch Glacier ©
Must see
Aletsch Glacier
4.8
The Matterhorn ©
Must see
The Matterhorn
4.8

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Harderkulm and Grindelwald-First. Venture out of the city with trips to Grindelwald (Faulhorn & Maennlichen Romantic Trail). The adventure continues: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, admire the natural beauty at Schynige Platte, and take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen.

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

Take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In August, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Grindelwald-First ©
Ski Area
Grindelwald-First
4.6
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Waterfall
Trümmelbachfälle
4.6

3
nights
Lucerne

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and Ufschotti Park. Get outdoors at Mt Pilatus and Lake Lucerne. Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Zurich (Bahnhofstrasse & Old Town). The adventure continues: snap pictures at Chapel Bridge and make a trip to The Nine Towers.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne tour itinerary maker.

Getting from Interlaken to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Lake Lucerne ©
Must see
Lake Lucerne
4.8
Mt Pilatus ©
Must see
Mt Pilatus
4.7
Old Town ©
Must see
Old Town
4.6

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