9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland Trip Planner

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, Train to Montreux
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Montreux
— 1 night
Drive
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
Drive
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Zurich
— 3 nights
Fly

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Montreux

— 1 night
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 11th (Thu): cool off at Aquaparc and then find something for the whole family at Swiss Vapeur Parc.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Montreux trip maker site.

New Delhi, India to Montreux is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Traveling from New Delhi to Montreux, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Montreux

Theme Parks

Side Trip

Interlaken

— 3 nights
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Parasailing & Paragliding and Adventure Park Seilpark Interlaken. Take a break from Interlaken with a short trip to Aare Gorge in Meiringen, about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, learn something new at Funky Chocolate Club Switzerland, and get your game on at JungfrauPark Interlaken.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Montreux to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. May in Interlaken sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Fun & Games · Nature · Parks · Classes

Side Trip

Zurich

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Family-friendly places like Lake Zurich and Lake Lucerne will thrill your kids. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Lion Monument, Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, &more). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Old Town, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), look for gifts at Confiserie Sprungli, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Zurich.

To find reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zurich trip planner.

You can drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May in Zurich, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.