10 days in Zurich, Lucerne & Interlaken Itinerary

10 days in Zurich, Lucerne & Interlaken Itinerary

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Zurich
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Lucerne
— 3 nights
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Interlaken
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Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Neuhausen am Rheinfall (Rhine Falls & Sciffmandli). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, get outside with Zurich Succulent Plant Collection, stroll around Lindenhofplatz, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich road trip planning website.

Brussels, Belgium to Zurich is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods

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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
When in Lucerne, make a side trip to see Titlis in Engelberg, approximately Engelberg away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, admire the striking features of Lucerne Station, glide through the air with Paragliding Luzern, and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lucerne online route planner.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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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.
On the 11th (Sun), take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch and then admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall. Keep things going the next day: admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then explore the activities along Lake Brienz.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Interlaken online day trip planner.

Getting from Lucerne to Interlaken by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Brienz ©
Lake Brienz

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