11 days in Switzerland & Lichtenstein Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland & Lichtenstein Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
2
Lichtenstein, Germany
— 1 night
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
4
Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
5
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 21st (Sat), explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern and then wander the streets of Old Town. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a new perspective on nature at Musee Paleontologique de Zurich, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), thenshop like a local with Bahnhofstrasse, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zurich vacation planning website.

Boston, USA to Zurich is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Boston to Zurich. When traveling from Boston in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Zurich: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Lichtenstein.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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Lichtenstein, Germany

Lichtenstein ©
On the 23rd (Mon), Head underground at Nebelhohle, Head underground at Barenhohle Sonnenbuhl, thenstep into the grandiose world of Lichtenstein Castle, thenget in on the family fun at Abenteuer Park Schloss Lichtenstein, and finally see the interesting displays at Gedenkstaette Grafeneck. On the 24th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Fastnachtsmuseum Narrenburg and then step into the grandiose world of Sigmaringen Castle.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Lichtenstein online vacation maker.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lichtenstein takes 2.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Lichtenstein are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in Lichtenstein

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Sonnenbuehl, Fastnachtsmuseum Narrenburg, Sigmaringen Castle, Gedenkstaette Grafeneck
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Lichtenstein Castle ©
Lichtenstein Castle
Sigmaringen Castle ©
Sigmaringen Castle
Fastnachtsmuseum Narrenburg ©
Fastnachtsmuseum Narrenburg

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Franziskanerkirche, don't miss a visit to Town Hall, take a stroll through Altstadt Luzern, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Hofkirche, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Markuskirche, and finally view the masterpieces at Kunsthalle Luzern.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne route builder app.

Traveling by car from Lichtenstein to Lucerne takes 3.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Lucerne are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Lucerne

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Franziskanerkirche ©
Franziskanerkirche
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Hofkirche ©
Hofkirche

2
nights
Bern, Switzerland

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Wydi, take a memorable tour with Tours, look for gifts at Swiss Chocolate Chalet, thenget curious at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), thenwander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Rigassi by SOON. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Kindermuseum Creaviva, explore the world behind art at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), thenexamine the collection at Klingendes Museum, thentake in the exciting artwork at SOON Galerie, and finally ponder the design of Simsonbrunnen.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bern online vacation planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Bern can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Interlaken
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Parasailing & Paragliding
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Klingendes Museum ©
Klingendes Museum

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Geneva, Switzerland

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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis, admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, thentake in the exciting artwork at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery, thenget great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and finally see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Bazar d'Ouchy, examine the collection at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Lausanne, and finally shop like a local with Fondation de l'Hermitage.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Geneva online driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Bern to Geneva in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Lausanne
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Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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