13 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

13 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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13 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Tampa
Fly + Drive:  14​h 45​min
1
Flims
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Lugano
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Andermatt
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
5
Zermatt
— 4 nights
train + Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Tampa

1
night
Flims

Flims ©
Flims is a municipality in the Imboden Region in the Swiss canton of Graubünden. On the 14th (Tue), step into the grandiose world of Castle Haldenstein and then explore the activities along Caumasee. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Old Town Chur, take a stroll through Heididorf, then take some stellar pictures from Aussichtsplattform Il Spir Conn, and finally steep yourself in history at Landwasser Viaduct.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Flims tour itinerary builder tool .

Tampa, USA to Flims is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Flims

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Landwasser Viaduct, Castle Haldenstein, Old Town Chur, Heididorf
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Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur
Caumasee ©
Caumasee
Landwasser Viaduct ©
Landwasser Viaduct

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): get great views at Diavolezza, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz, then take some stellar pictures from Muottas Muragl, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Piz Nair, then take in the awesome beauty at Val Roseg, and then examine the collection at Alpin Museum Pontresina.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our St. Moritz trip itinerary app .

Drive from Flims to St. Moritz in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 69°F and lows of 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Pontresina
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Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Step out of Lugano to go to Bellinzona and see Castelgrande, which is approximately 40 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Lugano, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Bre, and make a trip to Swissminiatur.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lugano trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from St. Moritz in July, with highs in Lugano at 83°F and lows at 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Andermatt.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Fox Town Factory Stores, Swissminiatur, Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone, Monte Tamaro
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Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore

1
night
Andermatt

Andermatt ©
Andermatt is a mountain village and municipality in the canton of Uri in Switzerland. On the 21st (Tue), witness the site of a historic battle at Teufelsbrucke, then cruise along Furka Pass, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at St Gotthard Pass.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Andermatt route planner.

Traveling by car from Lugano to Andermatt takes 2 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Andermatt

Parks Nature Scenic Drive

Side Trips

St Gotthard Pass, Furka Pass
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Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
Teufelsbrucke ©
Teufelsbrucke
St Gotthard Pass ©
St Gotthard Pass

4
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Step out of Zermatt with an excursion to Fondation Pierre Gianadda in Martigny--about 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip itinerary builder website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Andermatt to Zermatt. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Fondation Pierre Gianadda
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis

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