7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
1
Zurich
— 1 night
Drive
2
Basel
— 1 night
Drive
3
Montreux
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Bern
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
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1
night
Zurich

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): wander the streets of Niederdorf. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, look for gifts at Confiserie Sprungli, then explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and finally stop by Old Town.

For other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Zurich day trip planning site.

Cebu City, Philippines to Zurich is an approximately 20-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Cebu City to Zurich. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Cebu City in November: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Basel.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Old Town ©
Neighborhood
Old Town
4.6
Lake Zurich ©
Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
Confiserie Sprungli ©
Gift & Specialty Shop
Confiserie Sprungli
4.3

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): visit Basel's Old Town, examine the collection at Jean Tinguely Museum, examine the collection at Basel Paper Mill Museum, make a trip to Tinguely-Brunnen, then examine the collection at Spielzeug Welten Museum Basel, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fondation Beyeler.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Basel holiday builder website.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Basel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Basel are 12°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Basel

Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Jean Tinguely Museum ©
Art Museum
Jean Tinguely Museum
4.3
Basel's Old Town ©
Neighborhood
Basel's Old Town
4.6
Basel Paper Mill Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Basel Paper Mill Museum
4.7

2
nights
Montreux

Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take in the awesome beauty at Rochers-de-Naye, admire the landmark architecture of Chateau de Chillon, then examine the collection at Fondation Pierre Gianadda, then test your team's savvy at Trapgame, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Les Bains de Lavey. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Thu): go for a stroll along the water at Le Port d'Ouchy, appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Palud, admire the masterpieces at Collection de l'Art Brut, then make a trip to Sauvabelin Tower, then appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue, and finally go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Montreux using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Basel to Montreux takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums · Historic Sites · Spas · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Trapgame ©
Room Escape Game
Trapgame
4.9

1
night
Bern

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): make a trip to Clock Tower - Zytglogge, don't miss a visit to Bundesplatz, get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, explore the activities along Aare River, then stroll through Gurten, and finally hunt for treasures at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Bern trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Montreux to Bern takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping
Highlights from your trip
Gurten ©
Observation Deck
Gurten
4.7
Bundesplatz ©
Landmark
Bundesplatz
4.3

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