32 days in Switzerland Itinerary

32 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: Toronto
Fly:  12 h
1
Geneva
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Bern
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Zermatt
— 6 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Murren
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Meiringen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
6
Zurich
— 7 nights
Fly:  10 h 45 min
End: Toronto

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Orchidarium (in Prangins), Montreux Lakeside (in Montreux) and Lausanne (The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) & Cathedrale de Lausanne). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), get curious at CERN, and admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Geneva trip itinerary app.

Toronto, Canada to Geneva is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to Geneva, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lausanne, Chateau de Chillon, Orchidarium, Montreux Lakeside
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

6
nights
Bern

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Explore Bern's surroundings by going to Interlaken (Seilpark Interlaken, Harderkulm, &more), Grindelwald (Maennlichen & Grindelwald-First) and Lake Brienz (in Brienz). Next up on the itinerary: take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, stop by UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, see the interesting displays at Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen, and take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Wydi.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Bern road trip planner.

Drive from Geneva to Bern in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Interlaken, Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald, The Eiger, Lake Brienz
Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Lake Brienz ©
Lake Brienz

6
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 scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Gornergrat, trek along Murmelweg Wanderung, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and play a few rounds at Golf Club Matterhorn.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Zermatt itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Bern to Zermatt in 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Murren.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Aletsch Glacier
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

3
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
Change things up with a short trip to Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke in Frutigen (about 52 minutes away). There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, trek along Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, tour the pleasant surroundings at North face Trail, and get great views at Thrill Walk Felsensteg Birg.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Murren trip itinerary maker app.

Take a train from Zermatt to Murren in 3.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Meiringen.

Things to do in Murren

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli ©
Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli
North face Trail ©
North face Trail

4
nights
Meiringen

Meiringen ©
Meiringen is a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Meiringen: Engelberg (Titlis, Tal Museum Engelberg, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the sheer force of Reichenbach Falls, make a trip to Alpbachschlucht, explore the stunning scenery at Aare Gorge, and explore the activities along Gelmersee.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Meiringen trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Murren to Meiringen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Meiringen

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Engelberg, Furka Pass, Gletscherschlucht Rosenlaui, Gelmersee
Highlights from your plan
Titlis ©
Titlis
Reichenbach Falls ©
Reichenbach Falls
Aare Gorge ©
Aare Gorge

7
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Glasi Hergiswil (in Hergiswil), Kriens (Mt Pilatus & St Gallus Catholic Church) and Seilpark Rigi (in Kuessnacht am Rigi). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, get great views at Rhine Falls, and wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Zurich trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Meiringen to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June in Zurich, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lucerne, Glasi Hergiswil, Rhine Falls, Seilpark Rigi
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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