15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Basel
— 1 night
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Lauterbrunnen
— 2 nights
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
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Lausanne
— 3 nights
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St. Moritz
— 1 night
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Grindelwald
— 1 night
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Zurich
— 4 nights
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Basel

— 1 night
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): stop by Jakob's Basler Leckerly (Manufaktur) and then wander the streets of Basel's Old Town. Keep things going the next day: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Basel, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basel Minster, and then make a trip to Muensterplatz.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Basel trip builder website.

Singapore, Singapore to Basel is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Basel. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Singapore in April: high temperatures in Basel hover around 19°C and lows are around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Basel

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Lauterbrunnen

— 2 nights
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch and then trek along Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Lauterbrunnen online vacation planner.

You can drive from Basel to Lauterbrunnen in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature · Parks · Tours · Trails

Side Trips

Zermatt

— 2 nights
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): fly down the slopes at Trockener Steg, then take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and then have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, make a trip to Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", then take in the awesome beauty at Castor Mountain, and finally get great views at Gornergrat.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Zermatt trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lausanne.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Lausanne

— 3 nights

Swiss San Francisco

Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lausanne: Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux), Geneva (Lake Geneva, The Geneva Water Fountain, &more) and Roman Columns (in Nyon). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), take in nature's colorful creations at Parc de Milan et cret de Montriond, walk around Parc de Mon Repos, and admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale de Lausanne.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lausanne trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Zermatt to Lausanne by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Lausanne

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

St. Moritz

— 1 night
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Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piz Corvatsch, get great views at Diavolezza, and then explore the striking landscape at Bernina Pass.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the St. Moritz trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Lausanne to St. Moritz in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In April in St. Moritz, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Grindelwald.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Grindelwald

— 1 night

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
On the 22nd (Thu), fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First, see the interesting displays at Grindelwald Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kleine Scheidegg, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maennlichen.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Grindelwald trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Grindelwald takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zurich

— 4 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (Hofkirche, Lake Lucerne, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take a stroll through Old Town, don't miss a visit to Ulrich Zwingli Monument, and get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse.

For where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April in Zurich, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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.