15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Muscat
Fly:  11​h
1
Geneva
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
3
Murren
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
4
Bern
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
Zurich
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Muscat

2
nights
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.
On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to The Flower Clock, then explore the activities along Lake Geneva, and then take in the exciting artwork at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery.

For maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Geneva online journey planner .

Muscat, Oman to Geneva is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Muscat to Geneva is minus 3 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Muscat in March: high temperatures in Geneva hover around 13°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Museums
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
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 15th (Sun): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then stroll through Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and then take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen. Keep things going the next day: hike along Murmelweg Wanderung, then have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and then take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn.

Plan trip to Zermatt with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by train from Geneva to Zermatt takes 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Murren.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Nature
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Hohbalmen ©
Hohbalmen

2
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
On the 17th (Tue), admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle and then take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch. On the next day, hike along North face Trail, then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Molitor.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Murren trip itinerary website .

You can take a train from Zermatt to Murren in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Murren

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Trümmelbachfälle, Molitor
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

3
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Explore Bern's surroundings by going to Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux) and Skigebiet Betelberg (in Lenk im Simmental). Next up on the itinerary: shop like a local with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, admire the local landmark of Mosesbrunnen, pause for some photo ops at Zahringerdenkmal monument, and admire the landmark architecture of The Cathedral of Bern.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Bern trip maker .

Drive from Murren to Bern in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Bern can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau de Chillon, Skigebiet Betelberg
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Rose Garden (Rosengarten) ©
Rose Garden (Rosengarten)
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

5
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Rigi, & more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), walk around Lindenhofplatz, and take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Zurich trip maker website .

Take a train from Bern to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus

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