9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Lucerne
— 3 nights
train:  45​min
3
Engelberg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
4
Geneva
— 1 night
train:  3​h 45​min
5
Zermatt
— 1 night
+2
train + bus + Fly:  19​h
End: Singapore

1
night
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 9th (Tue), kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and then explore the activities along Lake Zurich.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Zurich online trip itinerary builder .

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Time to Central European Time is minus 7 hours. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Singapore in July: highs in Zurich hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen

3
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Seilpark Interlaken and Ufschotti Park. Venture out of the city with trips to Interlaken (Parasailing & Paragliding & Heidi's Photo Chalet). And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, see the sky in a new way at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, and explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

Discover how to plan a Lucerne trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. July in Lucerne sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Engelberg.

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Interlaken
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Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Parasailing & Paragliding

1
night
Engelberg

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Titlis.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Engelberg trip planner .

Getting from Lucerne to Engelberg by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive. In July, daily temperatures in Engelberg can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Geneva.

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Titlis ©
Titlis
Kloster Engelberg - Benediktinerabtei ©

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night
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 14th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Geneva sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Engelberg to Geneva takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daytime highs in Geneva are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Zermatt.

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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva

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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 15th (Mon), trek along Murmelweg Wanderung, take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zermatt trip planner .

Take a train from Geneva to Zermatt in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn

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