11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip planner
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Zurich
— 2 nights
Drive
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive
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Grindelwald
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zermatt
— 1 night
Drive
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Geneva
— 3 nights
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Zurich — 2 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, then take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, then take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, and finally ponder the design of Europuddle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary site.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Zurich due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Delhi in January, plan for colder days in Zurich, with highs around 5°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Interlaken.
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Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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.
To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Interlaken day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 2°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.
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Grindelwald — 2 nights

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Escape the urban bustle at Jungfraujoch and Luftseilbahn Wengen-Mannlichen. When in Grindelwald, make a side trip to see Minigolf in Wengen, approximately Wengen away. The adventure continues: hit the slopes at Grindelwald-First, take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen, take a stroll through Alpiglen, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bussalp.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Grindelwald online trip planner.

Grindelwald is just a stone's throw from Interlaken. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive 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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): see what you can catch with Fly Fish Zermatt, enjoy breathtaking views from Trockener Steg, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Zermatt trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can go by car to Geneva.
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Geneva — 3 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 4th (Sat), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva and then get curious at CERN. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, then appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva travel route tool.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Geneva takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back 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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