9 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

9 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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9 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam
Fly + Drive:  9​h
1
Saas-Fee
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + ferry + Drive:  6​h
2
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Lugano
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: Amsterdam

4
nights
Saas-Fee

Saas-Fee ©
Saas-Fee is the main village in the Saastal, or the Saas Valley, and is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Explore hidden gems such as Speed Boats Tours and Lake Brienz. Get outdoors at Allmendhubel and Schynige Platte. Get out of town with these interesting Saas-Fee side-trips: Zermatt (Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", The Matterhorn, & more), Staubbach Waterfall (in Lauterbrunnen) and Parasailing & Paragliding (in Interlaken).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Saas-Fee online itinerary planner .

Amsterdam, Holland to Saas-Fee is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Saas-Fee

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Zermatt, Interlaken, Lake Brienz, Schynige Platte, Allmendhubel
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Schynige Platte ©
Schynige Platte
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Visiting Bernina Pass and Val Roseg will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Morteratsch Glacier and Diavolezza. When in St. Moritz, make a side trip to see Old Town Chur in Chur, approximately 1h 30 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piz Nair, get great views at Muottas Muragl, and explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz.

For photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the St. Moritz driving holiday tool .

Do a combination of car and ferry from Saas-Fee to St. Moritz in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July, daily temperatures in St. Moritz can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Pontresina, Old Town Chur, Bernina Pass
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Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Val Roseg ©
Val Roseg

1
night
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): kick back and relax at Lido di Lugano, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte San Salvatore, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria degli Angeli.

For reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lugano trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, Lugano is a bit warmer than St. Moritz - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Beaches Fun & Games
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Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore
Santa Maria degli Angioli ©
Santa Maria degli Angioli

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