58 days in Switzerland Itinerary

58 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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58 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Verbier
Drive:  3​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 15 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Bern
— 7 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Meiringen
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
4
Murren
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
5
Lenk im Simmental
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
6
Geneva
— 5 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
7
Zermatt
— 6 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
8
Appenzell
— 7 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
9
Verbier
— 4 nights
End: Verbier

15
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Rhine Falls (in Neuhausen am Rheinfall) and Lucerne (Lake Lucerne & Rigi). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Zurich trip builder tool .

Verbier to Zurich is an approximately 3.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can take a train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Lucerne, Rhine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Old Town ©
Old Town

7
nights
Bern

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 Gruyeres (HR Giger Museum & Castle of Gruyeres), Basel (Rathaus, Basel Minster, & more) and Chaplin's World (in Corsier-sur-Vevey). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Aare River, examine the collection at Kindermuseum Creaviva, wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and take in panoramic vistas at Gurten.

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Take a train from Zurich to Bern in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Meiringen.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trips

Basel, Gruyeres, Chaplin's World, Thunersee, Creux du Van
Highlights from your plan
Rose Garden (Rosengarten) ©
Rose Garden (Rosengarten)
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Clock Tower - Zytglogge ©
Clock Tower - Zytglogge

4
nights
Meiringen

Meiringen ©
Meiringen is a municipality in the Interlaken-Oberhasli administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Venture out of the city with trips to Rhone Glacier (in Gletsch) and Engelberg (Tal Museum Engelberg, Titlis Bridge, & more). And it doesn't end there: explore the stunning scenery at Aare Gorge, take in the dramatic scenery at Reichenbach Falls, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Furka Pass, and take some stellar pictures from Alpbachschlucht.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Meiringen holiday planner .

You can drive from Bern to Meiringen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Meiringen can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Murren.

Things to do in Meiringen

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Engelberg, Furka Pass, Giessbachfälle, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, Rhone Glacier
Highlights from your plan
Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
Titlis ©
Titlis
Aare Gorge ©
Aare Gorge

4
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
Venture out of the city with trips to Nature Park Blausee (in Blausee-Mitholz) and Oeschinen Lake (in Kandersteg). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, trek along Via Ferrata, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and don't miss a visit to 007 Walk of fame - Schilthorn.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Murren trip planner .

You can drive from Meiringen to Murren in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lenk im Simmental.

Things to do in Murren

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Nature Park Blausee, Oeschinen Lake
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Via Ferrata ©
Via Ferrata

5
nights
Lenk im Simmental

Lenk im Simmental ©
Themed trails make vacations in Lenk im Simmental popular with winter sports lovers.
Explore Lenk im Simmental's surroundings by going to Wengen (Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway, Molitor, & more), Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke (in Frutigen) and Bisse Saviese Torrent-Neuf (in Chandolin). There's much more to do: let the kids burn off some steam at Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz, take in the dramatic scenery at Simmenfalle, ski along the peaceful trails at Glacier 3000, and take in the awesome beauty at Alprundweg Leiterli.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Lenk im Simmental trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Murren to Lenk im Simmental. In October, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lenk im Simmental

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Wengen, Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke, Lauenensee, Glacier 3000
Highlights from your plan
Glacier 3000 ©
Glacier 3000
Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway ©
Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway
Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke ©
Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke

5
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Geneva: Lausanne (The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), Sauvabelin Tower, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Geneva, see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and engage your brain at CERN.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Geneva trip tool .

You can drive from Lenk im Simmental to Geneva in 3 hours. October in Geneva sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Museums Nature

Side Trip

Lausanne
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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 nature, winter sports, museums, historic sites, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School, see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt trip planning website .

Getting from Geneva to Zermatt by train takes about 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School

7
nights
Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Venture out of the city with trips to Heididorf (in Maienfeld), Flims (Caumasee & Aussichtsplattform Il Spir Conn) and Pfarrkirche St Johannes (in Romanshorn). There's still lots to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Santis der Berg, get to know the fascinating history of Landsgemeindeplatz, examine the collection at Museum Appenzell, and head outdoors with Hoher Kasten.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Appenzell trip website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zermatt to Appenzell. In October in Appenzell, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Verbier.

Things to do in Appenzell

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

St. Gallen, Urnaesch, Flims, Spas, Landsgemeindeplatz
Highlights from your plan
Santis der Berg ©
Santis der Berg
Seealpsee ©
Seealpsee
Kronberg ©
Kronberg

4
nights
Verbier

Verbier ©
Verbier is a village located in south-western Switzerland in the canton of Valais. Explore Verbier's surroundings by going to Sion (Grande Dixence, Chateau de Tourbillon, & more), Martigny (Fondation Pierre Gianadda & Barryland - Musee et Chiens du St-Bernard) and Fondation Pierre Arnaud (in Lens). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Rochers-de-Naye, admire the sheer force of Cascade de la Pissevache, explore the fascinating underground world of The Bex Salt Mines, and head outdoors with Great St. Bernard Pass.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Verbier trip planner .

You can drive from Appenzell to Verbier in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Verbier

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Martigny, Sion, Rochers-de-Naye, Lavey-les-Bains, Great St. Bernard Pass
Highlights from your plan
The Bex Salt Mines ©
The Bex Salt Mines
Rochers-de-Naye ©
Rochers-de-Naye
Fondation Pierre Gianadda ©
Fondation Pierre Gianadda

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