15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip planner

Make it your trip
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Geneva
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zermatt
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bettmeralp
Train
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Interlaken
— 5 nights
Drive
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Zurich
— 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.
On the 26th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre and then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Geneva attractions app.

London, UK to Geneva is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. While traveling from London, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Geneva, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:

Zermatt

— 4 nights
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, and classes. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: get great views at Gornergrat, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, don't miss a visit to Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge, and take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Bettmeralp.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 1:

Bettmeralp

Bettmeralp is a municipality in the district of Raron in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier.

To see ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Bettmeralp trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Bettmeralp takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bettmeralp

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 2:
Highlights from your trip

Interlaken

— 5 nights
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.
Interlaken is known for adventure, nature, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, race across the water with a speed boat tour, and get your game on at Adventure Park Seilpark Interlaken.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Interlaken trip planner.

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. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 1 — 6:

Zurich

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Zurich road trip planning app.

Getting from Interlaken to Zurich by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. August in Zurich sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Neighborhoods · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 6 — 9:

Switzerland travel guide

4.7
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.