20 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

20 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Perth
Fly + Drive:  25 h
1
Davos
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Lugano
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Martigny
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
5
Zermatt
— 5 nights
Train + Fly:  26 h
End: Perth

2
nights
Davos

Davos
Attractions like Eau-la-la and Madrisa Land make great kid-friendly stops. Explore Davos' surroundings by going to Caumasee (in Flims), Lenzerheide Ski Resort (in Lenzerheide) and Old Town Chur (in Chur).

Plan my Davos trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

Perth, Australia to Davos is an approximately 25- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Australian Western Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Perth in February, things will get cooler in Davos: highs are around 1°C and lows about -6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Davos

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Madrisa Land, Caumasee, Lenzerheide Ski Resort, Old Town Chur, Viamala
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Parsenn Skigebiet
Parsenn Skigebiet
Madrisa Land ©
Madrisa Land
Lenzerheide Ski Resort ©
Lenzerheide Ski Resort

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Take a break from St. Moritz with a short trip to Val Roseg in Pontresina, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza, tour the pleasant surroundings at Muottas Muragl, and admire the verdant scenery at Engadine.

To see traveler tips and more tourist information, you can read our St. Moritz tour itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Davos to St. Moritz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, daytime highs in St. Moritz are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks Golf

Side Trips

Pontresina, Engadine Golf Club, Bernina Pass
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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Val Roseg ©
Val Roseg

4
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Attractions like Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio and Swissminiatur make great kid-friendly stops. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lugano: Locarno (Falconeria Locarno & Lido Locarno) and Lac de Claus (in Sedrun). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dei Santi Fedele e Simone, and grab your bike and head to Monte Tamaro.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Lugano online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from St. Moritz to Lugano by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from St. Moritz in March, things will get a bit warmer in Lugano: highs are around 16°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Martigny.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Locarno, Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, Swissminiatur, Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio, Lac de Claus
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Falconeria Locarno ©
Falconeria Locarno
Monte Tamaro ©
Monte Tamaro
Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio ©
Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio

3
nights
Martigny

Martigny ©
Martigny is the capital of the French-speaking district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Kids will enjoy Premier Alpine Centre SA and Chemin des Planetes. Venture out of the city with trips to Ski Service (in Verbier) and Le Bouveret (Swiss Vapeur Parc & Aquaparc). Next up on the itinerary: have fun and explore at Maison De La Nature and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Martigny trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Lugano to Martigny in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. March in Martigny sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Martigny

Theme Parks Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Le Bouveret, Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes, Ski Service, Maison De La Nature, Premier Alpine Centre SA
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Swiss Vapeur Parc ©
Swiss Vapeur Parc
Premier Alpine Centre SA ©
Premier Alpine Centre SA
Aquaparc ©
Aquaparc

5
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Family-friendly places like Swiss Ski School Saas Fee and Word Nature Forum - UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch will thrill your kids. Change things up with a short trip to Saas Fee Ski Resort in Saas-Fee (about 50 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, hike along Murmelweg Wanderung, and cruise along Gornergrat.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt driving holiday website.

Traveling by train from Martigny to Zermatt takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Saas-Fee, Word Nature Forum - UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Swiss Ski School Saas Fee ©
Swiss Ski School Saas Fee

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