11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bern
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Geneva
— 4 nights
Fly:  17​h
End: Singapore

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Fondation Beyeler and Niederdorf are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel and Jean Tinguely Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Basel Paper Mill Museum (in Basel), Lucerne (The Rosengart Collection, Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), & more) and Old Town Chur (in Chur). Next up on the itinerary: look for gifts at Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich online tour itinerary planner .

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Zurich. Traveling from Singapore in March, expect Zurich to be cooler, temps between 13°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Lucerne, Basel, Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg, Old Town Chur, Fondation Beyeler
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Niederdorf
Niederdorf
Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur
Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel ©
Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Schloss THUN, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale St-Nicolas, then examine the collection at HR Giger Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience. Keep things going the next day: take some stellar pictures from The Cathedral of Bern, take an in-depth tour of Bernisches Historisches Museum - Einstein Museum, then contemplate the waterfront views at Thunersee, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Bern trip itinerary maker app .

You can take a train from Zurich to Bern in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Thun, Queen Studio Experience, Museum HR Giger, Cathedrale St-Nicolas
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Queen Studio Experience ©
Queen Studio Experience
Museum HR Giger ©
Museum HR Giger
Cathedrale St-Nicolas ©
Cathedrale St-Nicolas

4
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Mont Saleve and Corniche Lavaux Vineyards. Get a sense of the local culture at Museum of Natural History (Museum d'Histoire naturelle) and Fondation Pierre Gianadda. Explore Geneva's surroundings by going to Ski Service (in Verbier), Glacier 3000 (in Les Diablerets) and Collection de l'Art Brut (in Lausanne). And it doesn't end there: delve into the lush surroundings at Creux du Van, steep yourself in history at Maison Tavel, examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Emmanuel Church.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip planner .

Drive from Bern to Geneva in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Collection de l'Art Brut, Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Ski Service, Glacier 3000
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Ski Service ©
Ski Service
Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van
Glacier 3000 ©
Glacier 3000

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