11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Toronto
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
4
Geneva
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 15 min
End: Toronto

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Zurich (Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), Lake Zurich, &more). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, take in the views from Chapel Bridge, and explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lucerne online driving holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Lucerne is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Traveling from Toronto to Lucerne, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In June, daytime highs in Lucerne are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Zurich
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
nights
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Interlaken: Grindelwald-First (in Grindelwald) and Blumental Panorama Trail (in Murren). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, Head underground at St. Beatus Hoehlen, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Interlaken trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Lucerne to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. June in Interlaken sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Jungfraujoch, Grindelwald-First, Blumental Panorama Trail, St. Beatus Hoehlen
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

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 (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Stellisee, take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and then take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Tue): stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, enjoy the views from Gornergrat, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally explore the striking landscape at Gorner Gorge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Zermatt road trip planning tool.

Traveling by train from Interlaken to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Geneva.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature Parks Tours
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Palais des Nations, Genève, get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, thenponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation).

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Traveling by train from Zermatt to Geneva takes 4 hours. In June, daytime highs in Geneva are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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