14 days in Lucerne & Vevey Itinerary

14 days in Lucerne & Vevey Itinerary

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14 days in Lucerne & Vevey Itinerary

Start: Atlanta
Fly + train:  13​h 15​min
1
Lucerne
— 7 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Vevey
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  17​h 45​min
End: Atlanta

7
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Explore Lucerne's surroundings by going to Trümmelbachfälle (in Lauterbrunnen), The Eiger Trail (in Grindelwald) and Zurich (Old Town, Lake Zurich, & more). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, get great views at Jungfraujoch, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary builder tool .

Atlanta, USA to Lucerne is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Atlanta in September, with highs in Lucerne at 67°F and lows at 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vevey.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Zurich, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Parasailing & Paragliding, The Eiger Trail, Trümmelbachfälle
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

5
nights
Vevey

Vevey ©
Vevey is a town in Switzerland in the canton Vaud, on the north shore of Lake Geneva, near Lausanne.It was the seat of the district of the same name until 2006, and is now part of the Riviera-Pays-d'Enhaut District. Venture out of the city with trips to Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke (in Frutigen), Magdalena Hermitage (in Granges-Paccot) and Oeschinen Lake (in Kandersteg). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon, admire the landmark architecture of Villa "Le Lac" Le Corbusier, stop by O'Coeur des Reves ..., and see the interesting displays at Musée suisse de l'appareil photographique.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Vevey road trip website .

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Vevey takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You will have some time to spend on the 10th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Vevey

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lauenensee, Chateau de Chillon, Freddie Mercury Statue, Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz, Magdalena Hermitage
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Musee de la Confrerie ©
Musee de la Confrerie
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Oeschinen Lake ©
Oeschinen Lake

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