9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly to Zürich Airport, Drive to Neuhausen am Rheinfall
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Neuhausen am Rheinfall
— 1 day
Drive
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Lucerne
— 3 nights
Drive
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
Drive
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Geneva
— 2 nights
Fly

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Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Neuhausen am Rheinfall is a small municipality best known as home to Rhine Falls, a tourist attraction and Europe's largest waterfall.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): get a new perspective on things with Sciffmandli, take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls, then take in the pleasant sights at Sackelamtshusli, and finally take in the views from Rheinbrucke Diessenhofen–Gailingen.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Neuhausen am Rheinfall travel itinerary planner.

Zagreb, Croatia to Neuhausen am Rheinfall is an approximately 6-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. December in Neuhausen am Rheinfall sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Rhine Falls ©
Waterfall
Rhine Falls
4.7
Sackelamtshusli ©
Scenic Walking Area
Sackelamtshusli
4.8

3
nights
Lucerne

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get outdoors at Mt Pilatus and Lake Lucerne. Venture out of the city with trips to Zurich (Lake Zurich, Old Town, &more). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, glide through the air with Paragliding Luzern, and take in the views from Chapel Bridge.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lucerne tour app.

You can drive from Neuhausen am Rheinfall to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Mt Pilatus ©
Must see
Mt Pilatus
4.7
Lake Zurich ©
Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
Rigi ©
Mountain
Rigi
4.7

3
nights
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Jungfraujoch and Hightide Kayak School. Explore Interlaken's surroundings by going to Molitor (in Wengen) and Bern (Barenpark & UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Brienz, and see the world from above with Skydive Switzerland.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Interlaken trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lucerne in December, expect nights in Interlaken to be about the same, around -4°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Jungfraujoch ©
Must see
Jungfraujoch
4.4
Hightide Kayak School ©
Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Hightide Kayak School
4.9

2
nights
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.
On the 8th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva and then examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Anglais, and finally get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Geneva holiday maker tool.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Interlaken in December: high temperatures in Geneva hover around 6°C and lows are around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Lake Geneva ©
Must see
Lake Geneva
4.7
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Patek Philippe Museum
4.2

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