6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Dubai
Fly:  10​h
1
Lausanne
— 1 night
train:  3​h 15​min
2
Zermatt
— 1 night
train:  3​h 45​min
3
Grindelwald
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
4
St. Moritz
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Basel
— 1 night
train + Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Dubai

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night
Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
On the 14th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Sauvabelin Tower, go for a walk through Lakeside Promenade Fleuri, get to know the fascinating history of Escaliers du Marche, explore the world behind art at Collection de l'Art Brut, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally go for a stroll along the water at Le Port d'Ouchy.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Lausanne trip website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Lausanne is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Dubai to Lausanne, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lausanne

Parks Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
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Le Port d'Ouchy ©
Le Port d'Ouchy
Lakeside Promenade Fleuri ©
Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
Collection de l'Art Brut ©
Collection de l'Art Brut

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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 15th (Sun), enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge, hit the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

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Take a train from Lausanne to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis

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Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, then take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maennlichen.

To find more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Grindelwald online day trip planner .

Take a train from Zermatt to Grindelwald in 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks Nature Winter Sports

Side Trip

Lauterbrunnen
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Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village

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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
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Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): stroll through Piz Nair, take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, take some stellar pictures from Muottas Muragl, then explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz, and finally get great views at Diavolezza.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our St. Moritz trip builder app .

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to St. Moritz takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Basel.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature

Side Trip

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

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Basel

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): take a stroll through Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Offene Kirche Elisabethen.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Basel trip site .

You can drive from St. Moritz to Basel in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from St. Moritz in September: highs in Basel hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 11°C. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Basel

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel ©
Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel
Offene Kirche Elisabethen ©
Offene Kirche Elisabethen

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