15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zermatt
— 4 nights
2
Geneva
— 1 night
3
Bern
— 4 nights
4
Lucerne
— 1 night
5
Zurich
— 3 nights

4
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, get around town with Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, and get outside with Alpenwild.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zermatt trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Zermatt is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to Zermatt, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ©
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise
Hohbalmen ©
Hohbalmen

1
night
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and then examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Geneva itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Geneva takes 4 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

4
nights
Bern

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bern: Interlaken (Parasailing & Paragliding, Mad Cow, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), examine the collection at Kindermuseum Creaviva, and identify plant and animal life at Barenpark.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Bern holiday planning app.

Drive from Geneva to Bern in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Bern sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Interlaken
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Speed Boats Tours
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

1
night
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, thenengage your brain at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, and finally explore the activities along Lake Lucerne. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Thu): take in the awesome beauty at Rigi, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and then admire the landmark architecture of KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lucerne trip planner.

You can drive from Bern to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in July, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Zurich is known for nature, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, admire the striking features of Fraum√ľnster Church, and take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich online vacation planner.

Drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Zurich sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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