10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Montreux
— 1 day
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
4
Zurich
— 3 nights

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Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
On the 12th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Musee Suisse du Jeu and then see the interesting displays at Chaplin's World.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Montreux holiday planner.

New York City, USA to Montreux is an approximately 14-hour flight. Traveling from New York City to Montreux, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Chaplin's World, Musee Suisse du Jeu
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Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Musee Suisse du Jeu ©
Musee Suisse du Jeu

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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 13th (Sat), take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then explore the striking landscape at Gorner Gorge. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Murmelweg Wanderung, thenfly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, thensee the winter wonderland with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and finally take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Zermatt online travel route planner.

Getting from Montreux to Zermatt by train takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Nature
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Hohbalmen ©
Hohbalmen

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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.
Bring the kids along to Parasailing & Paragliding and Seilpark Interlaken. Step out of the city life by going to Jungfraujoch and Grindelwald-First. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, walk around Hohematte Park, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Interlaken takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-First, Trümmelbachfälle
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Bring the kids along to Lake Zurich and Verkehrshaus der Schweiz. Take a break from the city and head to Mt Pilatus and Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. Step out of Zurich to go to Lucerne and see Hofkirche, which is approximately 1 hour away. The adventure continues: cool off at Swimming Pools Unter Letten.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in June, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz

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