15 days in Canton of Valais Itinerary

15 days in Canton of Valais Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London
+2
Fly + Foot + Train:  8 h 15 min
1
Zermatt
— 7 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Bettmeralp
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Gletsch
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Martigny
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  7 h
End: London

7
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 Spas in Leukerbad--about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, take in the views from Hangebrucke, explore the activities along Stellisee, and enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zermatt journey planning site.

London, UK to Zermatt is an approximately 8.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Bettmeralp.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Spas
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Riffelsee ©
Riffelsee

2
nights
Bettmeralp

Bettmeralp ©
Bettmeralp is a municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. On the 4th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Monch and then hit the slopes at Aletsch Arena. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Stockalper Palace, then don't miss a visit to Simplon Pass, then take in the views from Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach, and finally stroll through Luftseilbahnen Fiesch-Eggishorn AG.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Bettmeralp vacation maker.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Bettmeralp in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Gletsch.

Things to do in Bettmeralp

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Brig, Luftseilbahnen Fiesch-Eggishorn AG, Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach, The Monch
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Aletsch Arena ©
Aletsch Arena
Stockalper Palace ©
Stockalper Palace
Simplon Pass ©
Simplon Pass

2
nights
Gletsch

Gletsch ©
Furka Pass has been added to your itinerary. On the 6th (Thu), snap pictures at Handeckfall Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Gelmersee, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Furka Pass, and finally make a trip to Rhone Glacier. On the next day, head outdoors with Sustenpass and then take in the views from Trift Bridge.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Gletsch trip builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Bettmeralp to Gletsch. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Martigny.

Things to do in Gletsch

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Gadmen, Furka Pass, Handeckfall Bridge, Gelmersee
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Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
Gelmersee ©
Gelmersee
Rhone Glacier ©
Rhone Glacier

3
nights
Martigny

Martigny ©
Martigny is the capital of the French-speaking district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Explore Martigny's surroundings by going to Parc d'Attractions du Chatelard (in Finhaut) and Le Bouveret (Swiss Vapeur Parc & Aquaparc). And it doesn't end there: take a memorable drive along Great St. Bernard Pass, step into the grandiose world of Valere Basilica, examine the collection at Fondation Pierre Gianadda, and take an in-depth tour of Barryland - Musee Et Chiens Du St-Bernard.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Martigny trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Gletsch to Martigny takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in August, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Martigny

Theme Parks Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Le Bouveret, Valere Basilica, Great St. Bernard Pass, Parc d'Attractions du Chatelard
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Swiss Vapeur Parc ©
Swiss Vapeur Parc
Great St. Bernard Pass ©
Great St. Bernard Pass
Fondation Pierre Gianadda ©
Fondation Pierre Gianadda