11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Geneva
— 1 night
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
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Grindelwald
— 2 nights
5
Lucerne
— 3 nights

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Geneva

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Geneva itinerary app.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Geneva is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Jeddah to Geneva is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Jeddah in June, expect Geneva to be colder, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Zermatt.

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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

2
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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 22nd (Tue), explore the activities along Stellisee, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then trek along 5-Seenweg. On the 23rd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Gorner Gorge, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, then go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, and finally take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt sightseeing tool.

You can drive from Geneva to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse

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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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, explore the activities along Lake Brienz, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche, then get your game on at Heidi's Photo Chalet, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, hike along Blumental Panorama Trail, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Interlaken travel route planner.

Getting from Zermatt to Interlaken by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. June in Interlaken sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Interlaken

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Side Trips

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Parasailing & Paragliding
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm

2
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Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Bachalpsee Lake, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, then stop by Vogts Corner, and finally fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen and then take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Grindelwald tour planner.

Grindelwald is just a short distance from Interlaken. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Parks · Tours · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First

3
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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): wander the streets of Old Town and then admire the striking features of Lucerne Station. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Lucerne trip itinerary website.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Old Town ©
Old Town

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