10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 2 nights
Train
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St. Moritz
— 1 night
Drive
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Zermatt
— 1 night
Train
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
Train
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Lucerne
— 2 nights
Train
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Hergiswil
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Waedenswil
Drive
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Winterthur
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Zurich — 2 nights

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Grossmunster, Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank and Rhine Falls. On the 16th (Sun), take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse and then wander the streets of Old Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls and then stop by Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich online road trip planner.

If you are flying in from Switzerland, the closest major aiports are Zürich Airport, EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport and Bern Belp Airport. In February in Zurich, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and -1°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Tue) before leaving for St. Moritz.
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Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Side Trip

St. Moritz — 1 night

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Pavarotti & Friends has been added to your itinerary. On the 18th (Tue), get a taste of local nightlife at Pavarotti & Friends.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the St. Moritz vacation maker website.

You can drive from Zurich to St. Moritz in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Zurich in February; daily highs in St. Moritz reach 1°C and lows reach -6°C. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Zermatt.
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Zermatt — 1 night

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Alpine Ski School. On the 20th (Thu), pick up some new knowledge with Alpine Ski School and then tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zermatt visit planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Zermatt takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or ride a tram. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Interlaken.
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Interlaken — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Fri): view the masterpieces at Galerie Wydi, take some stellar pictures from Harderkulm, get outside with Freiluft- und Hallenbad Boedeli, then stop by Swiss Chocolate Chalet, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally get your game on at Heidi's Photo Chalet. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then engage your brain at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Interlaken route planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. February in Interlaken sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can drive to Lucerne.
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Side Trip

Lucerne — 2 nights

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Lucerne is known for sightseeing, nature, and wildlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, look for all kinds of wild species at Biosphaere Entlebuch, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucerne road trip app.

You can take a train from Interlaken to Lucerne in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Lucerne are 7°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can drive to Hergiswil.
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Parks · Museums · Childrens Museums · Nature

Hergiswil

Hergiswil is a municipality in the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.HistoryHergiswil is first mentioned around 1303-09 as ze Hergenswile.GeographyHergiswil has an area, of 14.2km2. On the 25th (Tue), examine the collection at Fortress Furigen.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Hergiswil travel itinerary planner.

Hergiswil is just a short distance from Lucerne. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in February, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Waedenswil.
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Side Trip

Waedenswil

Wädenswil, locally often called Wädi or Wädischwil, is a municipality in the district of Horgen in the canton of Zürich in Switzerland. For where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Waedenswil trip itinerary planning website.

You can take a train from Hergiswil to Waedenswil in an hour. Another option is to drive. February in Waedenswil sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. You will leave for Winterthur on the 25th (Tue).
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Winterthur

Winterthur is a city in the canton of Zürich in northern Switzerland. To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Winterthur online trip builder.

You can drive from Waedenswil to Winterthur in an hour. In February, daytime highs in Winterthur are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. On the 25th (Tue), you're off to home.
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Switzerland travel guide

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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.
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