11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zermatt
— 1 night
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Neuchatel
— 1 night
4
Bellinzona
— 1 night
5
Zurich
— 2 nights

1
night
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): get outside with Gornergrat, thentour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and then stop by Laderach. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Trockener Steg, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, thenstroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt trip itinerary maker app.

Bengaluru, India to Zermatt is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Zermatt is minus 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum and Lauterbrunnen Village. Escape the urban bustle at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls and Staubbach Waterfall. Go for a jaunt from Interlaken to Meiringen to see Aare Gorge about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, stop by Buchhandlung Boedeli, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and look for all kinds of wild species at Maennlichen.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Interlaken itinerary planner.

Take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. In May in Interlaken, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can drive to Neuchatel.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, Maennlichen, Aare Gorge
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Staubbach Waterfall ©
Staubbach Waterfall
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum ©
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

1
night
Neuchatel

Neuchatel ©
Neuchatel represents a compact university town in Western Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): examine the collection at International Museum of Watches, kick back and relax at Jeunes Rives, thentake a peaceful walk through Creux du Van, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Caractere, atelier galerie bijoux et objets contemporains.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Neuchatel trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Neuchatel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Bellinzona.

Things to do in Neuchatel

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Creux du Van, International Museum of Watches
Highlights from your plan
International Museum of Watches ©
International Museum of Watches
Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van
Jeunes Rives ©
Jeunes Rives

1
night
Bellinzona

Bellinzona ©
Bellinzona is the capital of the canton Ticino in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Castello di Montebello, explore the historical opulence of Castle of Sasso Corbaro, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castelgrande, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castelli di Bellinzona, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Bellinzona trip maker tool.

You can drive from Neuchatel to Bellinzona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Bellinzona

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso
Highlights from your plan
Castello di Montebello ©
Castello di Montebello
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande
Castelli di Bellinzona ©
Castelli di Bellinzona

2
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and finally wander the streets of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), thenlook for gifts at Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Zurich trip planning site.

You can drive from Bellinzona to Zurich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Bellinzona in May; daily highs in Zurich reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg ©
Lindt Chocolate Shop Kilchberg
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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