5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: St. John's
Fly + train:  14​h 45​min
1
Lugano
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Saas-Fee
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: St. John's

1
day
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Lugano and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Lugano trip site .

St. John's, Canada to Lugano is an approximately 15-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or fly. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from St. John's to Lugano due to the time zone difference. Traveling from St. John's in November, things will get a bit warmer in Lugano: highs are around 14°C and lows about 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to drive to Saas-Fee.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Santa Maria degli Angioli ©
Santa Maria degli Angioli

3
nights
Saas-Fee

Saas-Fee ©
Saas-Fee is the main village in the Saastal, or the Saas Valley, and is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. On the 8th (Fri), take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie". Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at Matterhorn Ski Paradise, make a trip to Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, then stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parish church of St Mauritius.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Saas-Fee journey website .

Traveling by car from Lugano to Saas-Fee takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Saas-Fee

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trip

Zermatt
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

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