5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 3 nights
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Geneva
— 1 night

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Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lucerne (Bourbaki Panorama, Chapel Bridge, &more). The adventure continues: take a stroll through Old Town, make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain, and explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich visit site.

Brussels, Belgium to Zurich is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Zurich when traveling from Brussels in December, with lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva and then get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Geneva sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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