7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland holiday maker
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Fly
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Lucerne
— 1 night
Drive
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Lauterbrunnen
— 1 night
Drive
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive
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Geneva
— 2 nights
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Lucerne — 1 night

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, then explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Chapel Bridge, then admire the striking features of KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, and then explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary builder app.

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg to Lucerne is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Lauterbrunnen.
Nature · Parks · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Side Trip

Lauterbrunnen — 1 night

A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch and then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Lauterbrunnen planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Lauterbrunnen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.
Nature · Tours · Spas
Side Trips

Zermatt — 2 nights

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 15th (Tue): fly down the slopes at Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): get great views at Gornergrat, then stop by Laderach, and then see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Zermatt tour builder.

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Geneva.
Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Geneva — 2 nights

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, and finally examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Geneva trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Geneva takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

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.