12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: Jakarta
Fly:  18 h 45 min
1
Zurich
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Riva San Vitale
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
5
Verbier
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
6
Bern
— 1 night
Fly:  21 h 15 min
End: Jakarta

2
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get some cultural insight at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Old Town. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Bahnhofstrasse and Hauptbahnhof. There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Zurich tour site.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Zurich is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Zurich due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in March, expect Zurich to be colder, temps between 13°C and 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, thenexamine the collection at Grindelwald Museum, and then look for gifts at Central Sport. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Grindelwald-First and then delve into the distant past at Restiturm.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Interlaken planner.

You can drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Riva San Vitale.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Central Sport, Restiturm
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First
Central Sport ©
Central Sport

1
night
Riva San Vitale

Riva San Vitale ©
Riva San Vitale is a municipality in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland, located in the district of Mendrisio.HistoryRiva San Vitale is first mentioned in 774 as Primo Sobenno. On the 7th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Baptisterium Riva San Vitale, tour the pleasant surroundings at Monte San Giorgio, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone, thenlearn more about the world around you at Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Fox Town Factory Stores.

To see where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Riva San Vitale trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Riva San Vitale takes 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Riva San Vitale

Historic Sites Shopping Nature

Side Trips

Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone, Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio, Fox Town Factory Stores, Monte San Giorgio
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Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio
Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone ©
Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone
Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio ©
Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio

2
nights
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 8th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, thentour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and finally look for gifts at Laderach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapelle Gornergrat "Bernhard von Aosta", thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Intercontinental Church Society.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Zermatt travel route planner.

Explore your travel options from Riva San Vitale to Zermatt with the Route module. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Verbier.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Historic Sites Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis

1
night
Verbier

Verbier ©
Verbier is a village located in south-western Switzerland in the canton of Valais. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): identify plant and animal life at Mont-Fort, thenexplore the world behind art at Musee de Bagnes, thenget interesting insight from Tours, and finally look for gifts at Ski Service.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Verbier day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Verbier in 3.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Verbier

Outdoors Tours Nature

Side Trip

Musee de Bagnes
Highlights from your plan
Ski Service ©
Ski Service
Mont-Fort ©
Mont-Fort
Adrenaline & Extreme Tours

1
night
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, shop like a local with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, get engrossed in the history at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), thenget outside with Elfenau, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Bern travel route planner.

You can drive from Verbier to Bern in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Bern can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Elfenau ©
Elfenau
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
The Cathedral of Bern ©
The Cathedral of Bern

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