8 days in Zurich & Lucerne Itinerary

8 days in Zurich & Lucerne Itinerary

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Zurich
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Lucerne
— 4 nights

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
When in Zurich, make a side trip to see Rhine Falls in Neuhausen am Rheinfall, approximately Neuhausen am Rheinfall away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Z├╝rich, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Zurich trip planner.

Muscat, Oman to Zurich is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Muscat to Zurich is minus 3 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Muscat in September, with highs in Zurich at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Interlaken (Parasailing & Paragliding & Harderkulm). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch, and pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lucerne trip itinerary builder.

Drive from Zurich to Lucerne in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Lucerne are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Interlaken, Jungfraujoch
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Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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