14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Geneva
— 3 nights
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
3
Murren
— 2 nights
4
Bern
— 2 nights
5
Zurich
— 4 nights

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.
Explore Geneva's surroundings by going to Montreux Lakeside (in Montreux) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, view the masterpieces at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Geneva vacation planner.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Geneva is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Geneva. Traveling from Abu Dhabi in March, expect Geneva to be much colder, temps between 13°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Montreux Lakeside, Chateau de Chillon
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the views from Hangebrucke, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt. Keep things going the next day: hike along Murmelweg Wanderung, then take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, then tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and finally take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

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

You can take a train from Geneva to Zermatt in 4 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Murren.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

2
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle and then take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Skigebiet Metsch, then explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, and then hike along North face Trail.

To see more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Murren trip planner.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Murren takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Murren

Nature · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Skigebiet Metsch, Trümmelbachfälle
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

2
nights
Bern

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then examine the collection at Klingendes Museum, and finally explore the activities along Aare River. Here are some ideas for day two: get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, make a trip to Mosesbrunnen, wander the streets of Matte, then stroll through Gurten, and finally get outside with Elfenau.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Bern route planning site.

Traveling by car from Murren to Bern takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Bern are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Aare River
Aare River
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Rose Garden (Rosengarten) ©
Rose Garden (Rosengarten)

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Lucerne (Hofkirche, Chapel Bridge, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, look for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland, stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Bern to Zurich by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. April in Zurich sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town

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