16 days in Switzerland Itinerary

16 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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16 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Mumbai
Fly + train:  14​h
1
Lausanne
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Interlaken
— 6 nights
Drive:  2​h
3
Zurich
— 6 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Mumbai

3
nights
Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Step out of the city life by going to Lake Geneva and Pisciculture de la Gruyere. Go for a jaunt from Lausanne to Neuchatel to see Creux du Van about 1h 10 min away. There's much more to do: explore the striking landscape of Lavaux Vineyard Terraces, do a tasting at Alain Chollet Winery, and look for all kinds of wild species at Corniche Lavaux Vineyards.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lausanne day trip planning website .

Mumbai, India to Lausanne is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lausanne

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Lutry, Lake Geneva, Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, Maurice Neyroud, Pisciculture de la Gruyere
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van
Lavaux Vineyard Terraces ©
Lavaux Vineyard Terraces

6
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Interlaken: Bern (Egelsee, Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), & more), Zermatt (Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", The Matterhorn, & more) and Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz (in Lenk im Simmental). There's still lots to do: take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

To find ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Interlaken trip planning website .

You can drive from Lausanne to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Interlaken sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bern, Zermatt, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Maennlichen, Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

6
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Step out of the city life by going to Lake Zurich and Biosphaere Entlebuch. Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Lucerne (Mt Pilatus, Chapel Bridge, & more), Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona (in Glarus) and Old Town Chur (in Chur). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip tool .

You can drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Nature

Side Trips

Lucerne, Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona, Old Town Chur
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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