12 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

12 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Swiss Alps holiday planner

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Drive to Tenerife South Airport, Fly to Zürich Airport, Drive to Sedrun
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Sedrun
— 1 day
Drive
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Chur
— 1 night
Drive
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Lugano
— 2 nights
Drive
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Leukerbad
— 1 night
Drive
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Zermatt
— 4 nights
Drive
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Ovronnaz
— 2 nights
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Drive to Geneva Cointrin International Airport, Fly to Tenerife South Airport, Drive to Adeje

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Sedrun

— 1 day
Tujetsch is a municipality in the Surselva Region in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.HistoryTujetsch is first mentioned in 1237 as Thiuesch.GeographyTujetsch has an area, of 133.9km2. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Fontanivas and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lac de Claus.

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Adeje, Spain to Sedrun is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of car and flight. Traveling from Adeje to Sedrun, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Chur.

Things to do in Sedrun

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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Chur

— 1 night
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. On the 29th (Wed), wander the streets of Heididorf, then wander the streets of Old Town Chur, then put a fun spin on your tour with The Magic Portal - Operation Mindfall, and finally take a stroll through Welschdorfli.

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Getting from Sedrun to Chur by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Chur

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Lugano

— 2 nights

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido di Lugano and then take in the awesome beauty at Monte San Salvatore. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Convento dei Cappuccini, explore the activities along Lake Lugano, stop by The Joker Shop, then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Bre, and finally learn about winemaking at Tamborini Vini.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Lugano route planner.

Drive from Chur to Lugano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. May in Lugano sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to drive to Leukerbad.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Leukerbad

— 1 night
Europe's largest thermal resort spa welcomes weary hikers and sore skiers for the rejuvenating effects of its soothing waters.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): tour or see a game at Sportarena Leukerbad and then stroll through Klettersteig Gemmi-Daubenhorn Leukerbad Wallis Schweiz.

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Traveling by car from Lugano to Leukerbad takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Leukerbad

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Fun & Games

Zermatt

— 4 nights
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Escape the urban bustle at The Matterhorn and 5-Seenweg. The adventure continues: get great views at Gornergrat, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, look for gifts at Laderach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Murmelweg Wanderung.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip planner.

Traveling by car from Leukerbad to Zermatt takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ovronnaz.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Winter Sports

Ovronnaz

— 2 nights
Ovronnaz is a village located in the canton of Valais, Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): learn about winemaking at Cave La Romaine, tour in harmony with nature at Lac Souterrain de St-Leonard, then look for gifts at Ski Service, and finally learn about winemaking at Vigne a Farinet.

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The Route module can help you plan travel from Zermatt to Ovronnaz. On the 7th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Ovronnaz

Wineries · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Swiss Alps travel guide

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Mountains · Bodies of Water · Lookouts
The stunning Swiss Alps cover 65 percent of the Switzerland's surface area with dramatic mountain scenery. Its spectacular peaks and valleys are the result of tectonic thrusts, among them the Jungfrau-Aletsch region, the first World Heritage Site in the Alps. Connected by a network of trains and cable cars, this majestic vacation spot is accessible for all. The Swiss Alps are home to some of the highest mountains in the Alps, including the Monte Rosa, which stands at 4,634 m (15,203 ft). Pristine white snow and perfect blue skies await you, and ski sports and hiking trails aplenty top the list of things to do.