8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Interlaken
— 3 nights
2
St. Moritz
— 1 night
3
Lucerne
— 3 nights

3
nights
Interlaken

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 Lauterbrunnen Village. Explore hidden gems such as Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum and Kleine Scheidegg. Explore Interlaken's surroundings by going to Molitor (in Wengen) and UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern (in Bern). The adventure continues: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Interlaken journey planning app.

London, UK to Interlaken is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also take a train; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Interlaken due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Molitor, Lauterbrunnen Village, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum, UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
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Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum ©
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch

1
night
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the striking landscape at Morteratsch Glacier, then explore the striking landscape at Bernina Pass, and then explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the St. Moritz road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to St. Moritz takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Interlaken in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in St. Moritz: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Morteratsch Glacier, Bernina Pass
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Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz

3
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Town and Fraumünster Church. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Bahnhofstrasse and Altstadt Luzern. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucerne: Zurich (Niederdorf & Lake Zurich). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The Rosengart Collection, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, and take in the views from Chapel Bridge.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Lucerne road trip planner.

Getting from St. Moritz to Lucerne by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Moritz in July; daily highs in Lucerne reach 29°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Zurich
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Old Town ©
Old Town
The Rosengart Collection ©
The Rosengart Collection
Niederdorf
Niederdorf

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