6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Zurich
Drive:  4 h 15 min
1
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train:  5 h 15 min
2
Mendrisio
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
St. Moritz
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
End: Zurich

2
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 scenic drive, nature, and winter sports. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, don't miss a visit to Walk of Climb, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", and take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Zermatt route planning tool .

Zurich to Zermatt is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Mendrisio.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Outdoors
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

2
nights
Mendrisio

Mendrisio ©
Mendrisio is a municipality in the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.Mendrisio is the seat of the Accademia di Architettura of the university of Italian-speaking Switzerland (USI).The municipality was boosted in size on 4 April 2004 when it incorporated the former municipality of Salorino. Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): make a trip to Swissminiatur, then explore the activities along Lake Lugano, then take in the awesome beauty at Monte San Salvatore, and finally walk around Parco Civico. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Falconeria Locarno, take in the awesome beauty at Monte Bre, and then browse the different shops at Fox Town Factory Stores.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Mendrisio trip maker.

Take a train from Zermatt to Mendrisio in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Mendrisio

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Lugano, Swissminiatur, Falconeria Locarno
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Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore

1
night
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, take in the awesome beauty at Muottas Muragl, and then explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz.

For reviews, photos, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, and other tourist information, use the St. Moritz travel route tool .

Getting from Mendrisio to St. Moritz by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In June in St. Moritz, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature

Side Trip

Morteratsch Glacier
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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz

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