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.
On your second day here, kick back and relax at Strandbad Mythenquai, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, then take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich vacation planning website.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. When traveling from New Delhi in November, plan for cooler days in Zurich, with highs around 10°C, while nights are a bit cooler with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Neuhausen am Rheinfall.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls and then examine the collection at IWC Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Neuhausen am Rheinfall vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Neuhausen am Rheinfall takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

IWC Museum
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, take advantage of the amenities at Ufschotti Park, identify plant and animal life at Biosphaere Entlebuch, take in the spiritual surroundings of Markuskirche, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hofkirche, and finally see the interesting displays at The Rosengart Collection. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere 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 pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and finally visit Altstadt Luzern.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lucerne day trip planning app.

You can drive from Neuhausen am Rheinfall to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In November in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive 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

1
night
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): shop like a local with Central Railroad Station.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bern vacation planning site.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In November in Bern, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Shopping · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Fri): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Interlaken journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bern to Interlaken takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November in Interlaken, expect temperatures between 8°C during the day and 0°C at night. You'll set off for Geneva on the 9th (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 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock. On the next day, get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip itinerary 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. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trip

Mont Saleve
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Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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