30 days in Switzerland Itinerary

30 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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St. Moritz
— 5 nights
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Lugano
— 5 nights
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Geneva
— 3 nights
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Zermatt
— 6 nights
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Interlaken
— 5 nights
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Zurich
— 4 nights

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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
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You'll explore and learn at Bahnmuseum Albula and Segantini Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Schloss Tarasp and Old Town Chur. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around St. Moritz: Landwasser Viaduct (in Filisur), Bundner Kunstmuseum (in Chur) and National Park Centre (in Zernez). The adventure continues: explore the striking landscape at Bernina Pass, take in the awesome beauty at Val Roseg, examine the collection at Alpin Museum Pontresina, and explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read St. Moritz trip builder app.

Zurich to St. Moritz is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train. Traveling from Zurich in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in St. Moritz, with lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Geologic Formation
Morteratsch Glacier
4.8
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Geologic Formation
Bernina Pass
4.8
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Neighborhood
Old Town Chur
4.3

5
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Lugano

Lugano ©

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Castello di Montebello and Castelgrande. Popular historic sites such as Santa Maria degli Angioli and Chiesa di Santa Maria di Loreto are in your itinerary. Explore Lugano's surroundings by going to Castelli di Bellinzona (in Bellinzona), Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio (in Meride) and Cascate di Santa Petronilla (in Biasca). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano, see the interesting displays at Museo Vincenzo Vela, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Falconeria Locarno, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Monte San Salvatore.

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Getting from St. Moritz to Lugano by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from St. Moritz in November: high temperatures in Lugano hover around 14°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Water Body
Lake Lugano
4.7
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World heritage site
Castello di Montebello
4.7

3
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Patek Philippe Museum and Cathedrale de St-Pierre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get in touch with nature at Lake Geneva and Bains des Paquis. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geneva: The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) (in Lausanne), Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux) and Montreux Lakeside (in Montreux). There's more to do: examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum and admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Geneva trip planner.

You can drive from Lugano to Geneva in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Lugano in November, plan for a bit cooler days in Geneva, with highs around 11°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Lake Geneva
4.7

6
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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Visiting The Matterhorn and Clay Shoot Zermatt will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chateau de Chillon and Chateau de Tourbillon. Get out of town with these interesting Zermatt side-trips: Spas (in Leukerbad), Fondation Pierre Gianadda (in Martigny) and Montreux Lakeside (in Montreux). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, and tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Classes

Side Trips

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Must see
The Matterhorn
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Fondation Pierre Gianadda
4.5

5
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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.
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum and UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get outdoors at Aletsch Glacier and Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls. Explore Interlaken's surroundings by going to Bachalpsee Lake (in Grindelwald), Aare Gorge (in Meiringen) and Titlis (in Engelberg). There's much more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, and enjoy breathtaking views from Schynige Platte.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken journey planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In November, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Aletsch Glacier
4.8
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Mountain
Titlis
4.6
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World heritage site
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
4.7

4
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Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake Zurich and Seebad Katzensee. Do some cultural sightseeing at Old Town and Verkehrshaus der Schweiz. Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Lucerne (Chapel Bridge & Lake Lucerne). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, browse the collection at Zentralbibliothek, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Museums · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Old Town
4.6
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Neighborhood
Bahnhofstrasse
3.9
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Religious Site
Fraumünster Church
4.2

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