22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
3
Lugano
— 3 nights
4
Locarno
— 2 nights
5
Brienz
— 2 nights
6
Interlaken
— 4 nights
7
Kerzers
— 2 nights
8
Le Bouveret
— 3 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Step off the beaten path and head to Seebad Enge and Buerkliplatz. Get outdoors at Strandbad Mythenquai and Flussbad Oberer Letten. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Zoological Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Botanischer Garten, take a stroll through Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wasserkirche.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Zurich visit website.

Geneva to Zurich is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Zurich are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Seebad Enge ©
Seebad Enge
Schanzengraben Canal ©
Schanzengraben Canal
Zurich Succulent Plant Collection ©
Zurich Succulent Plant Collection

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Silvaplana, appreciate the views at Engadine, thentake in the pleasant sights at Schellen Ursli Path, and finally see the interesting displays at Mill Weber House. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kirche San Karl St. Moritz-Bad, take an in-depth tour of Engadine Museum, thenmake a trip to The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz, thendon't miss a visit to Chesa Futura, and finally explore the world behind art at Berry Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our St. Moritz trip app.

Traveling by car from Zurich to St. Moritz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Zurich in July: high temperatures in St. Moritz hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lake Silvaplana
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Engadine ©
Engadine
Lake Silvaplana ©
Lake Silvaplana
The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz ©
The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Escape the urban bustle at Monte Generoso and Olive Trail. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lido di Lugano and Percorso del Cemento. Step out of Lugano with an excursion to Chiesa Parrocchiale dei Santi Simone e Giuda Taddeo Apostoli in Vacallo--about 30 minutes away. There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Lido San Domenico, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Rocco Lugano, make a trip to Tempio Di Santa Croce, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Monte San Giorgio.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Lugano tour itinerary builder site.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Lugano in 3 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Moritz in July; daily highs in Lugano reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Locarno.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Percorso del Cemento, Monte San Giorgio, Monte Generoso, Chiesa Parrocchiale dei Santi Simone e Giuda Taddeo Apostoli, Tempio Di Santa Croce
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Monte Generoso ©
Monte Generoso
Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio

2
nights
Locarno

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
On the 21st (Tue), delve into the lush surroundings at Naturreservat Bolle die Magadino, thenmake a trip to Chiesa di San Francesco, and then make a trip to Piazza G. Motta. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta, thenexamine the collection at Pinacoteca Casa Rusca, thenexamine the collection at Ghisla Art Collection, and finally stroll around Parco delle Camelie.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Locarno online tour planner.

Drive from Lugano to Locarno in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Locarno can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Brienz.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Piazza G. Motta
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Parco delle Camelie ©
Parco delle Camelie
Piazza G. Motta ©
Piazza G. Motta
Pinacoteca Casa Rusca ©
Pinacoteca Casa Rusca

2
nights
Brienz

Brienz ©
With roots tracing back to the Bronze Age, traditional Brienz gives the impression of being lost in time.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Melchsee-Frutt, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Lake Trubsee, and then get outside with Sustenpass. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Axalp, look for gifts at Huggler Holzbildhauerei, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lungernersee, and finally make a trip to Viewing Point Schoenbuehel.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Brienz tour itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Locarno to Brienz in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Locarno in July, expect Brienz to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Brienz

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lungern, Melchsee-Frutt, Lake Trubsee, Sustenpass
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Melchsee-Frutt ©
Melchsee-Frutt
Axalp ©
Axalp
Lake Trubsee ©
Lake Trubsee

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Schynige Platte and Allmendhubel. Attractions like Seilpark Interlaken and Alpenwildpark make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli (in Gimmelwald), Grindelwald (Maennlichen Royal Walk & Maennlichen Romantic Trail) and Via Ferrata (in Murren). The adventure continues: appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche, explore the stunning scenery at Swissraft-Activity, and have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip itinerary builder site.

Interlaken is just a stone's throw from Brienz. July in Interlaken sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Kerzers.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Murren, Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, Lauterbrunnen Village, Schynige Platte
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Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Via Ferrata ©
Via Ferrata
Schynige Platte ©
Schynige Platte

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nights
Kerzers

Kerzers ©
Kerzers is a municipality in the district of See in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On the 29th (Wed), sample the tasty concoctions at Brasserie Haldemann AG, Head underground at Grottes du Mont-Vully, and then get in on the family fun at Planeta Magic. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at French Church, get outside with Seilpark Gantrisch, and then take in the views from Gedeckte Holzbrucke.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kerzers online travel planner.

You can drive from Interlaken to Kerzers in an hour. In July in Kerzers, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Le Bouveret.

Things to do in Kerzers

Outdoors Nature Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Brasserie Haldemann AG, French Church, Grottes du Mont-Vully, Seilpark Gantrisch, Gedeckte Holzbrucke
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Grottes du Mont-Vully ©
Grottes du Mont-Vully
Planeta Magic ©
Planeta Magic
Brasserie Haldemann AG ©
Brasserie Haldemann AG

3
nights
Le Bouveret

Le Bouveret ©
On the 31st (Fri), get to know the resident critters at Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes, thenhead outdoors with Les Gorges du Durnand, thenexplore the stunning scenery at Gorges Du Dailley, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade de la Pissevache. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): do a tasting at Les Freres Dubois, thenexamine the collection at Musee Suisse du Jeu, and then walk around Riserva naturale Les Grangettes.

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Drive from Kerzers to Le Bouveret in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Le Bouveret

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Riserva naturale Les Grangettes, Galeries Defago, Cascade de la Pissevache, Gorges Du Dailley, Les Freres Dubois
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Gorges Du Dailley ©
Gorges Du Dailley
Galeries Defago ©
Galeries Defago
Les Gorges du Durnand ©
Les Gorges du Durnand

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