41 days in Switzerland Itinerary

41 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Geneva
— 3 nights
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Zermatt
— 6 nights
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Lenk im Simmental
— 4 nights
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Grindelwald
— 6 nights
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Lugano
— 5 nights
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St. Moritz
— 5 nights
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Chur
— 4 nights
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Zurich
— 6 nights

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Geneva: Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux) and Freddie Mercury Statue (in Montreux). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, stop by La Chocolaterie de Geneve, examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum, and admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Geneva online route planner.

Doha, Qatar to Geneva is an approximately 9-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Doha to Geneva. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Doha in December: high temperatures in Geneva hover around 6°C and lows are around 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

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.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, take in the awesome beauty at Breithorn, hit the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School, and take in the views from Hangebrucke.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Lenk im Simmental.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
The Matterhorn
4.8
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Scenic Drive
Gornergrat
4.8

4
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Lenk im Simmental

Lenk im Simmental ©
Themed trails make vacations in Lenk im Simmental popular with winter sports lovers.
Get out of town with these interesting Lenk im Simmental side-trips: Adelboden (Tschentenalp & Freizeit- und Sportarena) and Frutigen (Lotschberg Base Tunnel & Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke). categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at. Next up on the itinerary: hit the slopes at Skigebiet Metsch, take in the awesome beauty at Alprundweg Leiterli, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Skigebiet Betelberg.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lenk im Simmental trip itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Zermatt to Lenk im Simmental. In January, daytime highs in Lenk im Simmental are 1°C, while nighttime lows are -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Lenk im Simmental

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

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Ski Area
Tschentenalp
4.4
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Arena / Stadium
Freizeit- und Sportarena
4.6

6
nights
Grindelwald

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Gletscherschlucht Rosenlaui (in Rosenlaui) and Blumental Panorama Trail (in Murren). There's still lots to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, get great views at Bergrestaurant Aellfluh, and trek along Lieselotte Trail.

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Grindelwald road trip app.

Getting from Lenk im Simmental to Grindelwald by car takes about 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks · Outdoors · Trails · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Aletsch Glacier
4.8
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Ski Area
Grindelwald-First
4.6

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.
Go for a jaunt from Lugano to Morbio Inferiore to see Parco delle Gole della Breggia about 34 minutes away. Spend the 15th (Tue) soaking in style at Splash & Spa Tamaro. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Lugano, make a trip to Chiesa di Santa Maria Immacolata, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Rocco Lugano, and explore the ancient world of Monte San Giorgio.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Lugano trip planner.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Lugano in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. January in Lugano sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Baths · Spas

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Lake Lugano
4.7
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World heritage site
Monte San Giorgio
4.5
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Turkish Bath
Splash & Spa Tamaro
3.7

5
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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
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Explore St. Moritz's surroundings by going to Fuorn Pass (in Tschierv), Val Muestair (in Santa Maria Val Mustair) and Val Mustair (in Mustair). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz, contemplate the long history of Landwasser Viaduct, make a trip to Chesa Futura, and take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our St. Moritz online route maker.

Traveling by car from Lugano to St. Moritz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Lugano in January, things will get little chillier in St. Moritz: highs are around 1°C and lows about -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Chur.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks · Nature · Winter Sports · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Wildlife Area
Val Mustair
4.9
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Water Body
Lake St. Moritz
4.5

4
nights
Chur

Chur ©
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Chur: Aussichtsplattform Il Spir Conn (in Flims), Freestyle Academy (in Laax) and Arosa Ski Resort (in Arosa). Next up on the itinerary: put a fun spin on your tour with Das Magische Portal, grab a seat and go on Personalfonds Rhätische Bahn, don't miss a visit to Obere Gasse, and fly down the slopes at Davos Klosters Ski Resort.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Chur online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Chur in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Chur

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Ski Area
Arosa Ski Resort
4.5
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Scavenger Hunt
Das Magische Portal
5.0

6
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Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, &more). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church, and don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse.

Plan my day in Zurich using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Chur to Zurich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can 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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Must see
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Water Body
Lake Lucerne
4.8

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