13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Geneva
— 2 nights
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Montreux
— 2 nights
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
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Lucerne
— 2 nights
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Zurich
— 2 nights

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Geneva

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 11th (Tue), get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Keep things going the next day: stop by La Chocolaterie de Geneve, admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), then get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and finally examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Geneva tour builder site.

Ahmedabad, India to Geneva is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Ahmedabad in May, things will get cooler in Geneva: highs are around 22°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
On the 13th (Thu), take in the awesome beauty at Rochers-de-Naye, then see the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Lausanne, and finally see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique). Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon, then have fun and explore at Chaplin's World, then take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside, and finally appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue.

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Drive from Geneva to Montreux in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

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Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch and then take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

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Drive from Montreux to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Tours · Adventure

Side Trips

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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Mt Pilatus, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, then don't miss a visit to The Nine Towers, and finally snap pictures at Chapel Bridge. On the 18th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, glide through the air with Paragliding Luzern, then look for gifts at Drink-Shop Luzern, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Das Lohri-Haus - The Oldest House of Goldsmiths in the World.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lucerne trip app.

Getting from Interlaken to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. May in Lucerne sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): get a new perspective on things with Sciffmandli, then admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls, and then take a stroll through Old Town. On the 20th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, look for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland, then wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Zurich takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Zurich, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

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