11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 4 nights
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
3
Interlaken
— 2 nights
4
Zermatt
— 1 night

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Lake Zurich has been added to your itinerary. Explore hidden gems such as Swiss Science Center Technorama and Kloster Einsiedeln. Bring the kids along to Old Town and Parasailing & Paragliding. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Davos Klosters Ski Resort (in Davos Platz), Kirchner Museum Davos (in Davos) and Rapperswil (Elsener Messerschmied AG & Capuchin Friary). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, make a trip to Baumli, head outdoors with Zurich Succulent Plant Collection, and look for gifts at Victorinox Flagship Store Zurich.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich day trip website.

Bengaluru, India to Zurich is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Zurich due to the time zone difference. In March, Zurich is cooler than Bengaluru - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trips

Davos, Winterthur, Rapperswil, Kloster Einsiedeln, Galerie Sonja Banziger
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Swiss Science Center Technorama ©
Swiss Science Center Technorama
Wildpark Bruderhaus ©
Wildpark Bruderhaus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, take an in-depth tour of Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Natur- und Tierpark Goldau, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesuitenkirche. On your second day here, get advice or help at KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, make a trip to The Nine Towers, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hofkirche, then admire the masterpieces at The Rosengart Collection, and finally snap pictures at Spreuer Bridge.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lucerne online journey planner.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In March in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Natur- und Tierpark Goldau
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Natur- und Tierpark Goldau ©
Natur- und Tierpark Goldau
Spreuer Bridge ©
Spreuer Bridge
Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche, pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, get your game on at Heidi's Photo Chalet, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then look for gifts at Swiss Chocolate Chalet, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, then take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Wydi, then look for all kinds of wild species at Heimwehfluh, and finally see the interesting displays at Kunsthaus.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Interlaken route planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daytime highs in Interlaken are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Fun & Games · Museums
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken
Heimwehfluh ©
Heimwehfluh

1
night
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 2nd (Thu): take some stellar pictures from Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge and then fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Zermatt trip maker.

Traveling by train from Interlaken to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Classes · Tours
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Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School

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