12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​h
1
Geneva
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Interlaken
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Zurich
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then make a trip to The Flower Clock, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, then take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre, then see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum, and finally test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Geneva day trip app .

Singapore, Singapore to Geneva is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Singapore to Geneva, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in November, with highs in Geneva at 11°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Room Escape Games
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

4
nights
Interlaken

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Interlaken: The Matterhorn (in Zermatt), Grindelwald (Maennlichen Romantic Trail & The Eiger Trail) and Molitor (in Wengen). There's still lots to do: take some stellar pictures from Jungfraujoch, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, and head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Interlaken day trip tool .

Getting from Geneva to Interlaken by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in November, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Trümmelbachfälle, Molitor, The Matterhorn
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Parasailing & Paragliding

5
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Biosphaere Entlebuch, Mt Pilatus, & more) and Rhine Falls (in Neuhausen am Rheinfall). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

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Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Lucerne, Rhine Falls
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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