6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Abu Dhabi
Fly + train:  11​h 45​min
1
Interlaken
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Zurich
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Abu Dhabi

1
night
Interlaken

Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
On the 2nd (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken.

To find more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Interlaken trip itinerary planner .

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Interlaken is an approximately 12-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Interlaken is minus 3 hours. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in October, things will get much colder in Interlaken: highs are around 16°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors Tours Adventure
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Speed Boats Tours

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): make a trip to The Nine Towers, then take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. On your second day here, wander the streets of Old Town, then explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraum√ľnster Church.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary builder website .

Drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town

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