19 days in Switzerland Itinerary

19 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Zurich
— 2 nights
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
4
Lucerne
— 2 nights
5
Interlaken
— 3 nights
6
Geneva
— 2 nights
7
Lauterbrunnen
— 3 nights

2
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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Rhine Falls, Limmat-Schifffahrt and Old Town. Head to Maurice de Mauriac and Einkaufszentrum Glattfor some retail therapy. Step off the beaten path and head to Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and Sechselautenplatz.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich day trip tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zurich is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December, things will get much colder in Zurich: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Einkaufszentrum Glatt, Rhine Falls
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Einkaufszentrum Glatt ©
Einkaufszentrum Glatt
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
To see ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Zurich to St. Moritz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In December, daytime highs in St. Moritz are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Zermatt.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Nietzsche-Haus
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Piz Corvatsch ©
Piz Corvatsch
Engadine ©
Engadine
Nietzsche-Haus ©
Nietzsche-Haus

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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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Gornergrat, Gorner Gorge, Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and other attractions. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, hit the slopes at Matterhorn Glacier Paradise, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Stellisee, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Leisee, and finally take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zermatt online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from St. Moritz to Zermatt by train takes about 8.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Transportation
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ©
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Titlis.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucerne online tour planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Lucerne in 4 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Winter Sports Parks Nature

Side Trip

Titlis
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Titlis ©
Titlis

3
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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Grindelwald-First, Jungfraujoch and Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway. Step off the beaten path and head to The Eiger and North face Trail. Change things up with these side-trips from Interlaken: Murren (007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn & Blumental Panorama Trail).

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Interlaken day trip planning tool.

Getting from Lucerne to Interlaken by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Lucerne in December: highs in Interlaken hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Murren, Grindelwald-First, Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
The Eiger ©
The Eiger
Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway ©
Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon): explore the ancient world of Roman Columns, look for gifts at Tristan Carbonatto Chocolatier, and then stroll through Plage de Port-Choiseul.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Geneva trip planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Geneva by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Interlaken in December; daily highs in Geneva reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Geneva

Shopping Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Roman Columns, Tristan Carbonatto Chocolatier
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Plage de Port-Choiseul ©
Plage de Port-Choiseul
Manor Geneve ©
Manor Geneve
Tristan Carbonatto Chocolatier ©
Tristan Carbonatto Chocolatier

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Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Wed): stop by Central Sport, thenfly down the slopes at Rodelbahn Oeschinensee, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Monch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: head outdoors with Air-Glaciers, S.A., thenadmire the verdant scenery at Lotschental Valley, thenhike along Blumental Panorama Trail, and finally trek along North face Trail.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Lauterbrunnen trip planner.

Getting from Geneva to Lauterbrunnen by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Skigebiet Metsch, Rodelbahn Oeschinensee, Lotschental Valley, Central Sport
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Rodelbahn Oeschinensee ©
Rodelbahn Oeschinensee
North face Trail ©
North face Trail
Air-Glaciers, S.A. ©
Air-Glaciers, S.A.

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