11 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

11 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Stockholm
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Martigny
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
3
Lugano
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  6 h 15 min
End: Stockholm

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Bring the kids along to The Matterhorn and Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis. Get out of town with these interesting Zermatt side-trips: Word Nature Forum - UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch (in Naters) and Saas-Fee (Saas Fee Ski Resort & Swiss Ski School Saas Fee). And it doesn't end there: cruise along Gornergrat, pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zermatt trip planner.

Stockholm, Sweden to Zermatt is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Martigny.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Tours

Side Trips

Saas-Fee, Word Nature Forum - UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat

3
nights
Martigny

Martigny ©
Martigny is the capital of the French-speaking district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Kids will enjoy Premier Alpine Centre SA and Maison De La Nature. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Martigny: Le Bouveret (Swiss Vapeur Parc & Aquaparc), Chemin des Planetes (in Saint-Luc) and Ski Service (in Verbier). There's still lots to do: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes.

To find photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Martigny trip planning website.

Take a train from Zermatt to Martigny in 2.5 hours. February in Martigny sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in Martigny

Theme Parks Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Le Bouveret, Maison De La Nature, Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes, Chemin des Planetes, Premier Alpine Centre SA
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Swiss Vapeur Parc ©
Swiss Vapeur Parc
Premier Alpine Centre SA ©
Premier Alpine Centre SA
Aquaparc ©
Aquaparc

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kids will enjoy Lake Lugano and Parco Civico. Venture out of the city with trips to Bellinzona (Chiesa Collegiata dei SS Pietro e Stefano & Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie) and Locarno (Lido Locarno & Falconeria Locarno). There's still lots to do: browse the different shops at Fox Town Factory Stores, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Rocco Lugano, don't miss a visit to Swissminiatur, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Tamaro.

To find ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lugano route planning website.

Traveling by car from Martigny to Lugano takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Lugano sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Locarno, Swissminiatur, Monte Tamaro, Fox Town Factory Stores
Highlights from your plan
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Falconeria Locarno ©
Falconeria Locarno
Monte Tamaro ©
Monte Tamaro

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