6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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6 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Doha
+2
Fly + foot + train:  11​h
1
Montreux
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Zermatt
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Zurich
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h
End: Doha


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1
night
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): find something for the whole family at Swiss Vapeur Parc, have fun and explore at Chaplin's World, and then contemplate the long history of Chateau de Chillon.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Montreux holiday builder website .

Doha, Qatar to Montreux is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Doha to Montreux is minus 2 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Theme Parks Childrens Museums Museums

Side Trips

Chaplin's World, Swiss Vapeur Parc, Chateau de Chillon
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Swiss Vapeur Parc ©
Swiss Vapeur Parc
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World

1
night
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 20th (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish church of St Mauritius, take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, then take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge, and finally trek along 5-Seenweg.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Zermatt trip itinerary builder .

You can take a train from Montreux to Zermatt in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Outdoors
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
5-Seenweg ©
5-Seenweg
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 21st (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Hofkirche, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, then admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church, and then look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz.

To see photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip itinerary builder tool .

Drive from Zermatt to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

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