24 days in Switzerland Itinerary

24 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  18 h
1
Bern
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
3
Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Lucerne
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
5
Fiesch in Valais
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h
6
Murren
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Geneva
— 2 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

5
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Family-friendly places like Aare River and Basel Minster will thrill your kids. Change things up with these side-trips from Bern: Skigebiet Betelberg (in Lenk im Simmental), Basel (Zoo Basel & Rathaus) and Gruyeres Castle (in Gruyeres). There's much more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge, make a trip to Bundesplatz, identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, and see the interesting displays at Kindermuseum Creaviva.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bern trip itinerary builder tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Bern is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Bern. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, things will get cooler in Bern: highs are around 5°C and lows about -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Basel, Skigebiet Betelberg, Gruyeres Castle
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Zoo Basel ©
Zoo Basel
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster
Aare River
Aare River

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, Gornergrat and The Matterhorn. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): catch a ride on Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, thentake in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, thentake in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, thensee the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie".

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt trip planner.

Traveling by train from Bern to Zermatt takes 2.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ©
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

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.
On the 9th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, thenget a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then stroll around Hohematte Park. On the 10th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde and then pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche.

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You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. December in Interlaken sees daily highs of 1°C and lows of -4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Tours Adventure
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Hohematte Park ©
Hohematte Park

3
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rhine Falls, Titlis and Mt Pilatus. Bring the kids along to Old Town and Bahnhofstrasse. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

To find ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Interlaken to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Interlaken in December: highs in Lucerne hover around 5°C, while lows dip to -1°C. On the 13th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Fiesch in Valais.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Zurich, Rhine Falls, Titlis
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

4
nights
Fiesch in Valais

Fiesch in Valais ©
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Aletsch Glacier. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fiesch in Valais: Simplon Pass (in Brig) and Oeschinen Lake (in Kandersteg).

For where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Fiesch in Valais trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Fiesch in Valais takes 2.5 hours. On the 17th (Tue), you're off to Murren.

Things to do in Fiesch in Valais

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Aletsch Glacier, Simplon Pass, Oeschinen Lake
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Simplon Pass ©
Simplon Pass
Oeschinen Lake ©
Oeschinen Lake

4
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Jungfraujoch. Change things up with these side-trips from Murren: Lauterbrunnen (Lauterbrunnen Village & Staubbach Waterfall) and Wengen (Molitor & Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway). There's more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Kleine Scheidegg and don't miss a visit to 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn.

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Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Fiesch in Valais to Murren. On the 21st (Sat), you're off to Geneva.

Things to do in Murren

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Wengen, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Kleine Scheidegg ©
Kleine Scheidegg

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.
The Geneva Water Fountain has been added to your itinerary. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Lake Geneva and Cathedrale de St-Pierre. Get out of town with these interesting Geneva side-trips: Chaplin's World (in Corsier-sur-Vevey), Cathedrale de Lausanne (in Lausanne) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). The adventure continues: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva holiday planner.

You can drive from Murren to Geneva in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December in Geneva, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chaplin's World, Cathedrale de Lausanne, Chateau de Chillon
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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