10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip itinerary builder

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Geneva
— 2 nights
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Bern
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lucerne
— 3 nights
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Geneva

— 2 nights

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Geneva is known for nature, museums, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum, appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall, and stroll around Jardin Anglais.

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Manila, Philippines to Geneva is an approximately 19-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manila to Geneva is minus 7 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Manila in November: high temperatures in Geneva hover around 11°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums
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Bern

— 3 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Change things up with these side-trips from Bern: Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux) and Interlaken (Parasailing & Paragliding & Harderkulm). There's much more to do: take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, and explore the activities along Aare River.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Bern road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Bern takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Lucerne

— 3 nights
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Explore Lucerne's surroundings by going to Zurich (Lake Zurich, Landesmuseum, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, take in the views from Chapel Bridge, and stroll through Mt Pilatus.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lucerne trip planning tool.

Getting from Bern to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In November in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Museums · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

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Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.