5 days in Lucerne & Lauterbrunnen Itinerary

5 days in Lucerne & Lauterbrunnen Itinerary

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5 days in Lucerne & Lauterbrunnen Itinerary

Start: Madrid
Fly + train:  6​h
1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Lauterbrunnen
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Madrid

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, and then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument. On your second day here, take in the views from Chapel Bridge and then meet the residents at Zoo Zurich.

For where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Lucerne route planner .

Madrid, Spain to Lucerne is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and train. You can also take a train; or drive. In October, Lucerne is little chillier than Madrid - with highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Zurich
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Zoo Zurich ©
Zoo Zurich
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

1
night
Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall, then take in the awesome beauty at Lauterbrunnen Village, then see the interesting displays at Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Lauterbrunnen holiday builder tool .

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Lauterbrunnen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Parks Nature Museums
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Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen ©
Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen

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