22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly:  14​h 30​min
1
Geneva
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
2
Interlaken
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
3
Zermatt
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
4
Appenzell
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Zurich
— 7 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Bengaluru

3
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.
Explore Geneva's surroundings by going to Roman Columns (in Nyon) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Geneva, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, and take in the exciting artwork at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Geneva trip itinerary builder app .

Bengaluru, India to Geneva is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Time is minus 4 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in September; daily highs in Geneva reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Roman Columns, Chateau de Chillon
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

4
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Interlaken: Grindelwald Area (Kleine Scheidegg, Jungfraujoch, & more), Bern (Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, & more) and The Eiger Trail (in Grindelwald). There's still lots to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken attractions planning tool .

Getting from Geneva to Interlaken by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Geneva in September, expect nights in Interlaken to be about the same, around 10°C, while days are little chillier, around 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Bern, Grindelwald-First, Trümmelbachfälle
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

4
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for nature, winter sports, museums, historic sites, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, hike along Murmelweg Wanderung, and have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt itinerary maker website .

Getting from Interlaken to Zermatt by train takes about 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School

3
nights
Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Change things up with these side-trips from Appenzell: Witzweg (in Heiden), Santis der Berg (in Urnaesch) and Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona (in Glarus). There's much more to do: get outside with Seealpsee, see the interesting displays at Museum of Appenzell Customs, trek along Eggen-Hohenweg, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kronberg.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Appenzell vacation planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zermatt to Appenzell. In September in Appenzell, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Appenzell

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Urnaesch, Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona, Kronberg, Witzweg, Seealpsee
Highlights from your plan
Santis der Berg ©
Santis der Berg
Seealpsee ©
Seealpsee
Eggen-Hohenweg ©
Eggen-Hohenweg

7
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Rhine Falls (in Neuhausen am Rheinfall), Stadtkirche (in Winterthur) and Lucerne (The Nine Towers, Mt Pilatus, & more). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take a stroll through Old Town, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse.

Make your Zurich itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Appenzell to Zurich in 1.5 hours. In September, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lucerne, Stadtkirche, Rhine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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