6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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6 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Bengaluru
Fly + bus:  17​h 30​min
1
Lugano
— 3 nights
train:  6​h
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
train + Fly:  19​h 15​min
End: Bengaluru

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Do some cultural sightseeing at OnArte and Monte San Giorgio. Get some historical perspective at Castelgrande and Castelli di Bellinzona. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Lugano, see the interesting displays at Museo Vincenzo Vela, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello, and get great views at Monte San Salvatore.

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lugano road trip tool .

Bengaluru, India to Lugano is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Lugano due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Bengaluru in September, with highs in Lugano at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Bellinzona, OnArte, Pinacoteca Cantonale Giovanni Zust, Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello, Monte San Giorgio
Highlights from your plan
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 29th (Sun), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, make a trip to Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and finally stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zermatt itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by train from Lugano to Zermatt takes 6 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Parasailing & Paragliding

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