15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Zurich
— Few hours
2
Lucerne
— 3 nights
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
4
Zermatt
— 2 nights
5
Montreux
— 1 night
6
Lausanne
— 2 nights
7
Bern
— 1 night
8
Zurich
— 1 night

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Munot as well as Niederdorf. On the 19th (Tue), make a trip to Niederdorf and then step into the grandiose world of Munot.

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

Boston, USA to Zurich is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Zurich is 6 hours. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Boston in September; daily highs in Zurich reach 67°F and lows reach 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Munot
Highlights from your plan
Munot ©
Munot
Niederdorf
Niederdorf

3
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Titlis as well as Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten). Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche and then fly down the slopes at Titlis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the striking landscape at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten).

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lucerne trip planning tool.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 67°F in September, and nighttime lows around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Titlis
Highlights from your plan
Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten) ©
Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten)
Hofkirche ©
Hofkirche
Titlis ©
Titlis

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
You've added Staubbach Waterfall, Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, Flying Wheels Electric Bike Tours, and other attractions to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: take in nature's colorful creations at Schynige Platte.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Interlaken travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Interlaken are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for the train ride to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Schynige Platte
Highlights from your plan
Alpin Raft ©
Alpin Raft
Schynige Platte ©
Schynige Platte
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your day by day itinerary now includes BikeSchool Zermatt as well as Alpenwild. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Intercontinental Church Society, and then take a spin around town with BikeSchool Zermatt. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, and finally get outside with Alpenwild.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Zermatt trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can take a train from Interlaken to Zermatt in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Montreux.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery
Parish Church of St. Mauritius ©
Parish Church of St. Mauritius
Clay Shoot Zermatt ©
Clay Shoot Zermatt

1
night
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
You've now added Les Mines De Sel De Bex to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Tourbillon, then step into the grandiose world of Valere Basilica, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Les Mines De Sel De Bex. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Vieille-Ville de Montreux.

To see maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Montreux tour itinerary builder website.

Take a train from Zermatt to Montreux in 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Lausanne.

Things to do in Montreux

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Sion, Les Mines De Sel De Bex
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Tourbillon ©
Chateau de Tourbillon
Les Mines De Sel De Bex ©
Les Mines De Sel De Bex
Valere Basilica ©
Valere Basilica

2
nights
Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Your list of things to see and do now includes La Suisse - Belle Epoque - paddle steamboat, CGN, Chateau de Vullierens, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): step aboard La Suisse - Belle Epoque - paddle steamboat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Chateau de Vullierens, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Vufflens, then take a tour by water with CGN, and finally learn about winemaking at Terres de Lavaux.

Plan my trip to Lausanne with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Montreux to Lausanne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bern.

Things to do in Lausanne

Historic Sites · Transportation · Outdoors

Side Trips

Chateau de Vufflens, Chateau de Vullierens, Terres de Lavaux
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Vufflens ©
Chateau de Vufflens
Eglise de Saint-Sulpice ©
Eglise de Saint-Sulpice
Terres de Lavaux ©
Terres de Lavaux

1
night
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Kunstmuseum Basel. Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Kunstmuseum Basel. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Tierpark Dahlholzli, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Ghost, and then get to know the resident critters at Papiliorama.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bern trip planner.

Getting from Lausanne to Bern by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 68°F in September, and nighttime lows around 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Papiliorama, Kunstmuseum Basel
Highlights from your plan
Tierpark Dahlholzli ©
Tierpark Dahlholzli
Church of the Holy Ghost ©
Church of the Holy Ghost
Papiliorama ©
Papiliorama

1
night
Zurich

Zurich
For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich online trip planner.

Take a train from Bern to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 2nd (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Zurich

Outdoors · Parks · Museums

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