11 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

11 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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11 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Tel Aviv
Fly + train:  11​h
1
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Andermatt
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
3
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Lugano
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 30​min
End: Tel Aviv

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for nature, winter sports, museums, historic sites, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, make a trip to Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, take a memorable tour with Tours, and tour along fresh powder with Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Zermatt online trip itinerary planner .

Tel Aviv, Israel to Zermatt is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight, tram, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Zermatt due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Andermatt.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Winter Sports Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©

1
night
Andermatt

Andermatt ©
Andermatt is a mountain village and municipality in the canton of Uri in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): take in the history at Teufelsbrucke, then take a memorable drive along Furka Pass, and then take in the awesome beauty at St Gotthard Pass.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Andermatt trip planner .

Explore your travel options from Zermatt to Andermatt with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Andermatt

Nature Parks Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Furka Pass, St Gotthard Pass
Highlights from your plan
Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
St Gotthard Pass ©
St Gotthard Pass
Teufelsbrucke ©
Teufelsbrucke

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Change things up with these side-trips from St. Moritz: Val Roseg (in Pontresina), Old Town Chur (in Chur) and Viamala Schlucht (in Zillis). Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Muottas Muragl, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Silvaplana, explore the world behind art at Segantini Museum, and take in the dramatic natural features at Bernina Pass.

For ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the St. Moritz trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Andermatt to St. Moritz in 3 hours. September in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Pontresina, Lake Silvaplana, Old Town Chur, Bernina Pass, Viamala Schlucht
Highlights from your plan
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte San Salvatore, explore the activities along Lake Lugano, then don't miss a visit to Chiesa di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelgrande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Monte Bre, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli, then don't miss a visit to Swissminiatur, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Fox Town Factory Stores.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Lugano trip itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from St. Moritz in September: high temperatures in Lugano hover around 26°C and lows are around 15°C. On the 11th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Swissminiatur, Chiesa di Sant'Ambrogio, Fox Town Factory Stores, Castelgrande
Highlights from your plan
Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore

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