10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Lucerne
— 1 night
3
Bern
— Few hours
4
Interlaken
— 2 nights
5
Geneva
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Rhine Falls has been added to your itinerary. On the 22nd (Sun), admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Strandbad Mythenquai, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain, then take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from New Delhi in September, things will get cooler in Zurich: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

1
night
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, kick back and relax at Ufschotti Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Biosphaere Entlebuch, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Markuskirche, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hofkirche, and finally examine the collection at The Rosengart Collection. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Franziskanerkirche, pause for some serene contemplation at Jesuitenkirche, contemplate the long history of Museggmauer, then explore the striking landscape at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), then appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally take a stroll through Altstadt Luzern.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Lucerne online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Lucerne

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz

few
hours
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): get a taste of the local shopping with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bern online visit planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In September, daytime highs in Bern are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Neighborhoods · Shopping
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UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

2
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.
You've now added Trümmelbachfälle to your itinerary. On the 27th (Fri), get interesting insight from Tours, then take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, and then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

For ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Interlaken trip planner.

Drive from Bern to Interlaken in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. You will leave for Geneva on the 28th (Sat).

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Trümmelbachfälle
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): shop like a local with RUINE Galerie. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis, then see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Geneva online visit planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Geneva by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September in Geneva, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Mont Saleve
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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