10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Charleston
Fly + train:  16​h 30​min
1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Geneva
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: Charleston

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lucerne: Zurich (Lake Zurich, Fraumünster Church, & more). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

To find where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lucerne itinerary builder app .

Charleston, USA to Lucerne is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, Lucerne is slightly colder than Charleston - with highs of 74°F and lows of 56°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zurich
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to The Eiger Trail in Grindelwald (about 42 minutes away). The adventure continues: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, admire the natural beauty at Alpenrose Landscape Gardens, take a memorable tour with Tours, and pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken online journey builder .

Drive from Lucerne to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. June in Interlaken sees daily highs of 72°F and lows of 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Lake Brienz, Trümmelbachfälle
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

3
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.
Take a break from Geneva with a short trip to Chateau de Chillon in Veytaux, about 1h 10 min away. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Geneva trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Geneva are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Chillon
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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