6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
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Zurich
— 2 nights
Drive
2
Lucerne
— Few hours
Drive
3
Interlaken
— 1 night
Train
4
Zermatt
— 1 night
Train to Milan Malpensa, Fly to Delhi

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Zurich

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 21st (Sat), buy something for everyone on your list at Hauptbahnhof. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and then get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

To find maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Zurich itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in April, expect Zurich to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

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Lucerne

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 23rd (Mon), stop by Altstadt Luzern, then steep yourself in history at Museggmauer, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesuitenkirche.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lucerne trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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 24th (Tue), look for all kinds of wild species at Heimwehfluh, examine the collection at Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, and then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

Make your Interlaken itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Lucerne to Interlaken by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. April in Interlaken sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

1
night
Zermatt

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 25th (Wed), stop by Laderach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt journey site.

Traveling by train from Interlaken to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Tours

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.