8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly + train:  17​h
1
Bern
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
2
Appenzell
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Zurich
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 30​min
End: Singapore

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 6th (Fri), get a taste of the local shopping with SOON Galerie, examine the collection at Klingende Sammlung, then take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then buy something for everyone on your list at Central Railroad Station, and finally examine the collection at Schweizerisches . On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Bernisches Historisches Museum - Einstein Museum, learn more about the world around you at Museum of Natural History of Bern, then explore the world behind art at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), and finally see the interesting displays at Kindermuseum Creaviva.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Bern trip itinerary planning site .

Singapore, Singapore to Bern is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from Singapore to Bern, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in December, with highs in Bern at 5°C and lows at -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods
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Kindermuseum Creaviva ©
Kindermuseum Creaviva
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center) ©

1
night
Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): examine the collection at Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR, admire the masterpieces at Kunstmuseum Appenzell, see the interesting displays at Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte, then examine the collection at Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch, and finally examine the collection at Museum of Appenzell Customs.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Appenzell trip planning tool .

You can drive from Bern to Appenzell in 2.5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Appenzell are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Appenzell

Museums

Side Trips

Urnaesch, Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR
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Kunstmuseum Appenzell ©
Kunstmuseum Appenzell
Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte ©
Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Museum Rietberg. Get some cultural insight at Bahnhofstrasse and Landesmuseum. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, stop by Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and view the masterpieces at ARTBOX.GALLERY.

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

You can drive from Appenzell to Zurich in 1.5 hours. December in Zurich sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

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