11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
Neuhausen am Rheinfall
— 1 night
3
Lucerne
— 1 night
4
Bern
— 1 night
5
Interlaken
— 2 nights
6
Geneva
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
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, then take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, then get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum, and finally relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Zurich day trip tool.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Zurich is minus 4.5 hours. In September, Zurich is much colder than New Delhi - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Neuhausen am Rheinfall.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Landesmuseum ©
Landesmuseum
Uetliberg Mountain ©
Uetliberg Mountain

1
night
Neuhausen am Rheinfall

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.
Rhine Falls has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls and then examine the collection at IWC Museum.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Neuhausen am Rheinfall online road trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Neuhausen am Rheinfall takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, daytime highs in Neuhausen am Rheinfall are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

IWC Museum
Find places to stay Sep 25 — 26:
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Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls
IWC Museum ©
IWC Museum

1
night
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): engage your brain at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, enjoy the sand and surf at Ufschotti Park, look for all kinds of wild species at Biosphaere Entlebuch, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Markuskirche, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, and finally admire the masterpieces at The Rosengart Collection. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Franziskanerkirche, pause for some serene contemplation at Jesuitenkirche, steep yourself in history at Museggmauer, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and finally wander the streets of Altstadt Luzern.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lucerne road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Neuhausen am Rheinfall to Lucerne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Lucerne

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 26 — 27:
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Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz

1
night
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 27th (Fri): buy something for everyone on your list at Central Railroad Station.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bern online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Shopping · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 28:
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UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
The Cathedral of Bern ©
The Cathedral of Bern
Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center) ©
Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center)

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.
Trümmelbachfälle has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, and then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Interlaken online road trip planner.

Getting from Bern to Interlaken by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You will leave for Geneva on the 30th (Mon).

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Adventure

Side Trip

Trümmelbachfälle
Find places to stay Sep 28 — 30:
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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 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Tue): ponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis, get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To find photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Geneva online vacation planner.

You can drive from Interlaken to Geneva in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Mont Saleve
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 2:
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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