8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Geneva
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): take in the views from Chapel Bridge, admire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, thenappreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally explore the activities along Lake Lucerne. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Old Town and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Lucerne is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in September, expect Lucerne to be much colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zurich
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Interlaken: Allmendhubel (in Murren) and Mont -Bell Grindelwald (in Grindelwald). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, and look for all kinds of wild species at Maennlichen.

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You can drive from Lucerne to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. September in Interlaken sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald, Allmendhubel, Trümmelbachfälle
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Geneva trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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