12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Praveen Tharammal

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
3
Engelberg
— 2 nights
4
Interlaken
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Titlis. Bring the kids along to Lake Zurich and Zoo Zurich. And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old Town, take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zurich tour itinerary planner.

Bengaluru, India to Zurich is an approximately 16-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. In March, Zurich is much colder than Bengaluru - with highs of 13°C and lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Titlis
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Zoo Zurich ©
Zoo Zurich
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): take in the views from Chapel Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, then appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally stroll through Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten). On the 30th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lucerne online trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zurich to Lucerne in an hour. Alternatively, you can 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 Engelberg.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Childrens Museums · Nature
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

2
nights
Engelberg

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
You've now added Titlis to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): fly down the slopes at Titlis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG, examine the collection at Tal Museum Engelberg, and then make a trip to Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Engelberg driving holiday planner.

Drive from Lucerne to Engelberg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, daytime highs in Engelberg are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Engelberg

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG ©
Brunni-Bahnen Engelberg AG
Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei ©
Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei

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.
On the 2nd (Thu), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then look for gifts at Swiss Chocolate Chalet, then look for all kinds of wild species at Heimwehfluh, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Interlaken trip planner.

Drive from Engelberg to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Interlaken are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken
Heimwehfluh ©
Heimwehfluh

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