5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Lausanne
— 1 day
2
Gruyeres
— 1 night
3
Lugano
— 1 night
4
Villars-sur-Ollon
— 1 night

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Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de Lausanne, thengo for a stroll along the water at Le Port d'Ouchy, thensee the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), and finally go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Lausanne trip itinerary maker.

Portland, USA to Lausanne is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Portland to Lausanne. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Gruyeres.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Montreux Lakeside
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Cathedrale de Lausanne ©
Cathedrale de Lausanne
Le Port d'Ouchy ©
Le Port d'Ouchy

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Gruyeres

Gruyeres ©
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): examine the collection at HR Giger Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Gruyeres Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint Theodule, and finally examine the collection at Tibet Museum.

Make your Gruyeres itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Drive from Lausanne to Gruyeres in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in Gruyeres

Museums Historic Sites
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HR Giger Museum ©
HR Giger Museum
Gruyeres Castle ©
Gruyeres Castle
Eglise Saint Theodule ©
Eglise Saint Theodule

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Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 10th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Centro storico Gandria, walk around Parco Civico, thenlook for gifts at Inperfetta Vintage, thenexplore the activities along Lake Lugano, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant' Antonio Abate.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lugano road trip planner.

You can drive from Gruyeres to Lugano in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in March, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Villars-sur-Ollon.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Chiesa di Sant' Antonio Abate ©
Chiesa di Sant' Antonio Abate
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano

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Villars-sur-Ollon

Villars-sur-Ollon ©
Villars-sur-Ollon, commonly referred to as Villars, is a village in Switzerland in the canton of Vaud, part of the municipality of Ollon. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Chateau de Chillon.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Villars-sur-Ollon vacation planning app.

You can drive from Lugano to Villars-sur-Ollon in 4.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Villars-sur-Ollon

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Chillon
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Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon

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