9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland travel planner

©
Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Lauterbrunnen
— 1 night
2
Montreux
— 2 nights
3
Lucerne
— 2 nights
4
St. Moritz
— 1 night
5
St. Gallen
— 2 nights

S M T W T F S
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24

1
night
Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
On the 14th (Wed), take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village, admire the sheer force of Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, then explore the fascinating underground world of St. Beatus Hoehlen, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Thrill Walk Felsensteg Birg.

For where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Lauterbrunnen trip itinerary planner.

Mumbai, India to Lauterbrunnen is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Montreux.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Thrill Walk Felsensteg Birg, St. Beatus Hoehlen
Highlights from your plan
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Staubbach Waterfall ©
Staubbach Waterfall
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village

2
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rochers-de-Naye, appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue, make a trip to Sauvabelin Tower, then explore the world behind art at Collection de l'Art Brut, then take in the waterfront activity at Le Port d'Ouchy, and finally explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: relax and rejuvenate at Les Bains de Lavey, see the interesting displays at Fondation Pierre Gianadda, test your team's savvy at Trapgame, then Head underground at Les Mines De Sel De Bex, then take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside, and finally examine the collection at Queen Studio Experience.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Montreux trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Lauterbrunnen to Montreux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Montreux

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Lausanne, Trapgame, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Les Bains de Lavey, Chateau de Chillon
Highlights from your plan
Trapgame ©
Trapgame
Fondation Pierre Gianadda ©
Fondation Pierre Gianadda
Collection de l'Art Brut ©
Collection de l'Art Brut

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): wander the streets of Old Town, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne. Keep things going the next day: look for all kinds of wild species at Mt Pilatus, see the interesting displays at Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, and then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Lucerne route website.

You can drive from Montreux to Lucerne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Zurich, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum ©
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum

1
night
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
On the 19th (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, take in the dramatic natural features at Bernina Pass, take in the awesome beauty at Muottas Muragl, then take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz journey planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to St. Moritz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of tram and train. Traveling from Lucerne in October, expect St. Moritz to be a bit cooler, temps between 13°C and 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Gallen.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Bernina Pass, Morteratsch Glacier
Highlights from your plan
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass
Diavolezza ©
Diavolezza

2
nights
St. Gallen

St. Gallen ©
The heart of eastern Switzerland, St.
On the 20th (Tue), examine the collection at Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch, see the interesting displays at Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch, see the interesting displays at Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte, examine the collection at Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR, then stop by Flauderei, and finally examine the collection at Museum Appenzell.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our St. Gallen planning tool.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to St. Gallen takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from St. Moritz in October, St. Gallen is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Gallen

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Appenzell, Urnaesch, Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR
Highlights from your plan
Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch ©
Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch
Stiftsbibliothek ©
Stiftsbibliothek
Kathedrale St.Gallen ©
Kathedrale St.Gallen

Similar plans

12 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 45 days in Australia, New Zealand & Switzerland BY A USER FROM VIETNAM June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 10 days in Europe BY A USER FROM THE NETHERLANDS December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 12 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDIA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 12 days in Island of Malta, Rome & Switzerland BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, extra slow, popular sights Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Extra slow 12 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM GERMANY October, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: October, kids, outdoors, relaxing, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM PAKISTAN March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: March, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 15 days in Italy, Munich & Switzerland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM CANADA November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: November, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 8 days in Switzerland BY A USER FROM SRI LANKA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans