16 days in Switzerland Itinerary

16 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Amden
— 1 night
3
Grindelwald
— 3 nights
4
Bern
— 3 nights
5
Geneva
— 2 nights
6
Zermatt
— 2 nights

3
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 (Chapel Bridge & Lake Lucerne) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and pause for some photo ops at Hans Waldmann Statue.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich tour itinerary planner.

Visakhapatnam, India to Zurich is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Visakhapatnam to Zurich due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Amden.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

1
night
Amden

Amden ©
Amden is a municipality in the Wahlkreis (constituency) of See-Gaster, in the canton of St. You've now added Seerenbach Falls Seerenbachfälle to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): find something for the whole family at Seilpark Atzmaennig, thenlearn the secrets of production at Laderach Chocolate Experience, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Walensee, and finally admire the sheer force of Seerenbach Falls Seerenbachfälle.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Amden trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Amden takes an hour. In March, daytime highs in Amden are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Amden

Parks Nature Theme Parks

Side Trips

Seilpark Atzmaennig, Walensee, Laderach Chocolate Experience
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Walensee ©
Walensee
 Seerenbach Falls Seerenbachfälle ©
Seerenbach Falls Seerenbachfälle
Seilpark Atzmaennig ©
Seilpark Atzmaennig

3
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Grindelwald is known for winter sports, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, identify plant and animal life at Maennlichen, admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, and admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read our Grindelwald trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Amden to Grindelwald in 2.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bern: Basel Minster (in Basel), Freddie Mercury Statue (in Montreux) and Lotschberg Base Tunnel (in Frutigen). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, contemplate the waterfront views at Aare River, hit the slopes at Skigebiet Metsch, and walk around Gurten.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bern day trip planning site.

Getting from Grindelwald to Bern by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Skigebiet Metsch, Basel Minster, Freddie Mercury Statue, Lotschberg Base Tunnel
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Rose Garden (Rosengarten) ©
Rose Garden (Rosengarten)
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock, get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, thenadmire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, thensee the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum, and finally get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Bern to Geneva takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. March in Geneva sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

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

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nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 21st (Sat), have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hohbalmen, thentour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, thendon't miss a visit to Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and then cruise along Gornergrat.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Zermatt trip maker tool.

Take a train from Geneva to Zermatt in 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

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