8 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

8 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Make it your trip
Fly to Geneva Cointrin International Airport, Drive to Verbier
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Verbier
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Nendaz
— 1 night
Drive
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive
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St. Moritz
— 2 nights
Drive
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Davos
— 2 nights
Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to Turku

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Verbier

Verbier is a village located in south-western Switzerland in the canton of Valais. On the 4th (Mon), fly down the slopes at Bruson Ski Area.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Verbier day trip site.

Turku, Finland to Verbier is an approximately 11-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Turku to Verbier. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Nendaz.
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Nendaz — 1 night

Nendaz is a municipality in the district of Conthey in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.HistoryNendaz is first mentioned in 984 as Nenda. On the 5th (Tue), hit the slopes at La Tzoumaz ski area, then fly down the slopes at Premier Alpine Centre, and then fly down the slopes at Neige Aventure - OnTheMountain.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Nendaz travel route app.

Getting from Verbier to Nendaz by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can drive to Zermatt.
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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 6th (Wed): stroll through Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat, hit the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at FLEXRENT Snow Sports Rental.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zermatt tour planner.

You can drive from Nendaz to Zermatt in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can drive to St. Moritz.
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St. Moritz — 2 nights

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Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the verdant scenery at Val Fex, explore the activities along Lake Silvaplana, and then explore the world behind art at Segantini Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Schlittelbahn Preda Bergun, then indulge in some personalized pampering at Mineralbad & Spa, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of Staz (Lej da Staz).

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Zermatt to St. Moritz in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or ride a tram. March in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can drive to Davos.
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Davos — 2 nights

Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Rinerhorn, hit the slopes at Parsenn Skigebiet, and then take in the awesome beauty at Jakobshorn.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Davos travel planner.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Davos in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Davos are 8°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow time for the car ride back home.
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Swiss Alps travel guide

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The stunning Swiss Alps cover 65 percent of the Switzerland's surface area with dramatic mountain scenery. Its spectacular peaks and valleys are the result of tectonic thrusts, among them the Jungfrau-Aletsch region, the first World Heritage Site in the Alps. Connected by a network of trains and cable cars, this majestic vacation spot is accessible for all. The Swiss Alps are home to some of the highest mountains in the Alps, including the Monte Rosa, which stands at 4,634 m (15,203 ft). Pristine white snow and perfect blue skies await you, and ski sports and hiking trails aplenty top the list of things to do.
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