6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Bern
— 1 night
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
3
Grindelwald
— 1 night
4
Lucerne
— 1 night

1
night
Bern

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

Discover how to plan a Bern trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

London, UK to Bern is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Bern. July in Bern sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Parasailing & Paragliding
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Aare River
Aare River
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, thendon't miss a visit to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Here are some ideas for day two: hike along 5-Seenweg, thengo for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally get outside with Gornergrat.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Zermatt itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Bern to Zermatt in 2.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

1
night
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Jungfraujoch and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Eiger.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Grindelwald trip planning site.

Take a train from Zermatt to Grindelwald in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
The Eiger ©
The Eiger

1
night
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, thentake in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, and finally snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne trip builder site.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a train. In July in Lucerne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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