12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland vacation planner

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Bern
— 2 nights
3
Wengen
— 1 night
4
Zermatt
— 3 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Do your shopping at Bahnhofstrasse and Altstadt Luzern. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (Lion Monument & Chapel Bridge). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town, examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip maker.

Aurangabad, India to Zurich is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from Aurangabad in October, things will get cooler in Zurich: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): buy something for everyone on your list at Welle7, buy something for everyone on your list at Central Railroad Station, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Cathedral of Bern, thentake in the exciting artwork at Galerie Rigassi by SOON, thentake a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally take in the exciting artwork at SOON Galerie. Keep things going the next day: stop by Gysi AG Chocolatier Suisse, take in the history at Haus Der Religionen - Dialog Der Kulturen, don't miss a visit to Federal Building (Bundeshaus), thentake a stroll through Matte, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten).

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Bern tour builder site.

You can take a train from Zurich to Bern in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Wengen.

Things to do in Bern

Shopping Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Matte ©
Matte
Central Railroad Station ©
Central Railroad Station

1
night
Wengen

Wengen ©
Wengen is a mountain village in the Bernese Oberland of central Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): play a few rounds at Minigolf and then look for gifts at Central Sport.

Plan my trip to Wengen with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can take a train from Bern to Wengen in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Wengen

Outdoors Golf Shopping
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Central Sport ©
Central Sport

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt trip maker site.

Traveling by train from Wengen to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Tours Winter Sports
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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery
5-Seenweg ©
5-Seenweg

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