17 days in Switzerland Itinerary

17 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Geneva
— 1 night
2
Lausanne
— 2 nights
3
Undervelier
— 1 night
4
Interlaken
— 1 night
5
Engelberg
— 2 nights
6
Sementina
— 2 nights
7
Lucerne
— 1 night
8
Weggis
— 2 nights
9
Zurich
— 2 nights
10
Wolfwil
— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Swissboat, Favarger Chocolate Factory, Mont Blanc, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): stop by Favarger Chocolate Factory, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mont Saleve, get to know the resident critters at Vivarium Elapsoidea, take in the awesome beauty at Mont Blanc, then take a memorable tour with Swissboat, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève. On your second day here, explore the activities along Lake Geneva, make a trip to The Flower Clock, and then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva route planner.

Paris, France to Geneva is an approximately 4-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In August in Geneva, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Lausanne.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Mont Blanc, Mont Saleve
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
Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
CGN has been added to your itinerary. On the 17th (Sat), step on board at CGN, see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), and then take a tour of La Suisse - Belle Epoque - paddle steamboat. On the next day, explore the galleries of Gruyeres Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon, and then take in the waterfront activity at Le Port d'Ouchy.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lausanne vacation planner.

You can drive from Geneva to Lausanne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Undervelier.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums · Historic Sites · Transportation

Side Trips

Gruyeres Castle, Chateau de Chillon
Highlights from your plan
The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) ©
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Gruyeres Castle ©
Gruyeres Castle

1
night
Undervelier

Undervelier ©
Undervelier is a former municipality in the district of Delémont in the canton of Jura in Switzerland. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lac Vert d'Undervelier. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): have fun at Karting Indoor Bassecourt, admire the sheer force of Lac Vert d'Undervelier, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Tour de Moron.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Undervelier trip app.

Getting from Lausanne to Undervelier by car takes about 2 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Interlaken.

Things to do in Undervelier

Fun & Games · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Karting Indoor Bassecourt, Tour de Moron
Highlights from your plan
Karting Indoor Bassecourt ©
Karting Indoor Bassecourt
Tour de Moron ©
Tour de Moron

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Interlaken trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Undervelier to Interlaken by car takes about 2 hours. In August in Interlaken, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can drive to Engelberg.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Speed Boats Tours

2
nights
Engelberg

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
You've now added Titlis to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): fly down the slopes at Titlis and then make a trip to Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Furka Pass, identify plant and animal life at Lake Trubsee, and then snap pictures at Titlis Cliff Walk.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Engelberg trip planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Engelberg by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sementina.

Things to do in Engelberg

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Furka Pass
Highlights from your plan
Titlis ©
Titlis
Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
Titlis Cliff Walk ©
Titlis Cliff Walk

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Sementina

Sementina ©
Sementina is a former municipality in the district of Bellinzona in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.On 2 April 2017 the former municipalities of Camorino, Claro, Giubiasco, Gnosca, Gorduno, Gudo, Moleno, Monte Carasso, Pianezzo, Preonzo and Sant'Antonio merged into the municipality of Bellinzona.GeographySementina has an area, of 8.25km2. Your day by day itinerary now includes Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Falconeria Locarno, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Collegiata dei SS Pietro e Stefano, then explore the historical opulence of Castelgrande, and finally take a memorable drive along Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Castelli di Bellinzona, then take in the awesome beauty at Monte Tamaro, and then make a trip to Piazza Grande.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sementina journey planner.

You can drive from Engelberg to Sementina in 2 hours. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Sementina when traveling from Engelberg in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Sementina

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Locarno, Monte Tamaro
Highlights from your plan
Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina ©
Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina
Monte Tamaro ©
Monte Tamaro
Falconeria Locarno ©
Falconeria Locarno

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night
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Switzerland Explorer as well as Rigi. On the 25th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on Switzerland Explorer, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi, then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, then appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

Find out how to plan Lucerne trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Sementina to Lucerne in 2 hours. Traveling from Sementina in August, things will get little chillier in Lucerne: highs are around 28°C and lows about 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Weggis.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Rigi ©
Rigi

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nights
Weggis

Weggis ©
Weggis is a municipality in the district of Lucerne in the canton of Lucerne in Switzerland.It forms part of the northern shore of Lake Lucerne. Your day by day itinerary now includes Uferpromenade Weggis. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Natur- und Tierpark Goldau, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Astrid-Kapelle, then take in the awesome beauty at Buergenstock, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Uferpromenade Weggis. On your second day here, go for a walk through Fronalpstock, then identify plant and animal life at Sattel Hochstuckli, and then stop by Felchlin Chocolate Factory Shop.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Weggis trip itinerary planning tool.

Weggis is just a stone's throw from Lucerne. In August in Weggis, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Weggis

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Fronalpstock, Felchlin Chocolate Factory Shop, Natur- und Tierpark Goldau, Sattel Hochstuckli, Astrid-Kapelle
Highlights from your plan
Natur- und Tierpark Goldau ©
Natur- und Tierpark Goldau
Uferpromenade Weggis ©
Uferpromenade Weggis
Fronalpstock ©
Fronalpstock

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nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Lake Zurich has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take a stroll through Old Town, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church. Keep things going the next day: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, then wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich vacation app.

Getting from Weggis to Zurich by car takes about an hour. In August in Zurich, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Wolfwil.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

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Wolfwil

Wolfwil ©
Wolfwil is a municipality in the district of Gäu in the canton of Solothurn in Switzerland.HistoryWolfwil is first mentioned in 1266 as Wolfwiler.GeographyWolfwil has an area, of 6.88km2. You've now added Funks Ballonfahrten to your itinerary. On the 30th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Neu-Falkenstein Castle, then examine the collection at Jura World of Coffee, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Klosterkirche St. Urban.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Wolfwil trip maker.

Drive from Zurich to Wolfwil in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Wolfwil

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums

Side Trips

Jura World of Coffee, Klosterkirche St. Urban, Neu-Falkenstein Castle
Highlights from your plan
Neu-Falkenstein Castle ©
Neu-Falkenstein Castle
Klosterkirche St. Urban ©
Klosterkirche St. Urban
Jura World of Coffee ©
Jura World of Coffee

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