15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  4​h 15​min
1
Geneva
— 3 nights
train:  4​h
2
Zermatt
— 4 nights
train:  2​h
3
Bettmeralp
— Few hours
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Interlaken
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Zurich
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
End: London

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.
On the 26th (Thu), make a trip to Place Bourg du Four and then take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Geneva travel site .

London, UK to Geneva is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Geneva is 1 hour. While traveling from London, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Geneva, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chateau de Chillon, Lakeside Promenade Fleuri
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

4
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for nature, winter sports, museums, historic sites, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, get great views at Gornergrat, go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, and enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip itinerary website .

Traveling by train from Geneva to Zermatt takes 4 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Bettmeralp.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature Parks Outdoors
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

few
hours
Bettmeralp

Bettmeralp ©
Bettmeralp is a municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier.

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Traveling by train from Zermatt to Bettmeralp takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bettmeralp

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Aletsch Glacier
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

4
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Interlaken: The Eiger Trail (in Grindelwald) and Alpia Sport + Mode (in Wengen). There's much more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, and take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by train from Bettmeralp to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. August in Interlaken sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, The Eiger Trail, Alpia Sport + Mode
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Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm
Parasailing & Paragliding
The Eiger Trail ©
The Eiger Trail

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Mt Pilatus, & more). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, tour the pleasant surroundings at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Interlaken to Zurich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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