10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
4
Geneva
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take in the views from Chapel Bridge, then admire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, then take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), and finally pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Lucerne trip planning site.

Mumbai, India to Lucerne is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Lucerne due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Mumbai in May, expect Lucerne to be much colder, temps between 21°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Lake Zurich
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
Take a break from Interlaken with a short trip to Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway in Wengen, about 1h 20 min away. The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at Lauterbrunnen Church.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken day trip planning site.

You can drive from Lucerne to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May, daytime highs in Interlaken are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Vogts Corner, Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway, Lauterbrunnen Church
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Trockener Steg and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Keep things going the next day: have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and then take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt travel route planner.

Traveling by train from Interlaken to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Parks · Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Clay Shoot Zermatt ©
Clay Shoot Zermatt

2
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 17th (Sun), make a trip to The Flower Clock, then explore the activities along Lake Geneva, and then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Geneva online tour planner.

Getting from Zermatt to Geneva by train takes about 4 hours. In May in Geneva, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
The Flower Clock ©
The Flower Clock

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