14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
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Zurich
— 2 nights
Train
2
Bern
— 2 nights
Train
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Grindelwald
— 1 night
Drive
5
Sigriswil
— 1 night
Drive
6
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Montreux
— 1 night
Drive
8
Geneva
— 1 night
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Zurich

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Family-friendly places like Old Town and Bahnhofstrasse will thrill your kids. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Lucerne Station & Lake Lucerne). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), stroll around Lindenhofplatz, and wander the streets of Niederdorf.

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Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zurich is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. In December, Zurich is much colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

2
nights
Bern

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), view the masterpieces at Galerie Rigassi by SOON, take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then appreciate the history behind Zahringerbrunnen, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Cathedral of Bern, engage your brain at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), steep yourself in history at Simsonbrunnen, stroll around Gurten, then identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, and finally don't miss a visit to Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Bern online road trip planner.

Getting from Zurich to Bern by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Bern are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites · Museums

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, then fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kleine Scheidegg. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): explore the activities along Oeschinen Lake, then look for gifts at Buchhandlung Boedeli, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm.

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Drive from Bern to Interlaken in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bern in December, you will find days in Interlaken are little chillier (1°C), and nights are about the same (-4°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

1
night
Grindelwald

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Eiger.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grindelwald sightseeing planner.

Grindelwald is very close to Interlaken. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can drive to Sigriswil.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Tours · Parks · Trails

Side Trip

1
night
Sigriswil

Sigriswil is a municipality in the administrative district of Thun in the canton of Bern in Switzerland.HistorySigriswil is first mentioned in 1222-23 as Sigriswile.Archeological remains dating from the Late Neolithic and Bronze Age show that the area around Sigriswil has been inhabited as early as 5000 years ago. On the 31st (Fri), head outdoors with Trotti-Bike Niederhorn, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Niederhorn Cable-car, then get outside with Panorama Rundweg Thunersee, and finally don't miss a visit to Panoramabrucke Sigriswil.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Sigriswil itinerary planner.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Sigriswil in an hour. In December, daily temperatures in Sigriswil can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Sigriswil

Outdoors · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

2
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Zermatt

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and then don't miss a visit to Walk of Climb.

To see reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Zermatt trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sigriswil to Zermatt. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Montreux.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Museums

1
night
Montreux

Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): make a trip to The Fork, then have fun and explore at Chaplin's World, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon, and finally appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), then go for a stroll along the water at Le Port d'Ouchy, and then get to know the fascinating history of Place de la Palud.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Montreux online vacation builder.

You can drive from Zermatt to Montreux in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

1
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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 4th (Tue), explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Geneva attractions website.

Drive from Montreux to Geneva in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in January, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.