9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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

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Geneva

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) and then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain. Here are some ideas for day two: view the masterpieces at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Geneva trip planner.

Budapest, Hungary to Geneva is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Geneva sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) ©
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation)

2
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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 26th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at 5-Seenweg, take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, then make a trip to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. On the next day, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and then take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Zermatt sightseeing planning tool.

You can drive from Geneva to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Scenic Drive
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

3
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Interlaken side-trips: Aare River (in Bern) and Grindelwald-First (in Grindelwald). There's still lots to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Brienz, and have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken trip planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Parasailing & Paragliding
Aare River
Aare River

2
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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, admire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Lucerne trip planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Lucerne are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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