14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Neuchatel
— 1 night
2
Montreux
— 2 nights
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
4
Lauterbrunnen
— 2 nights
5
Lugano
— 2 nights
6
Zurich
— 3 nights

1
night
Neuchatel

Neuchatel ©
Neuchatel represents a compact university town in Western Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): engage your brain at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and then take a peaceful walk through Creux du Van. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Jeunes Rives, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Papiliorama, and then hunt for treasures at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Neuchatel trip itinerary planning website.

Edmonton, Canada to Neuchatel is an approximately 21-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Edmonton to Neuchatel due to the time zone difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Neuchatel

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Wildlife

Side Trips

Bern, Papiliorama, Creux du Van
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Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van
Papiliorama ©
Papiliorama
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

2
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): ski along the peaceful trails at Glacier 3000, see the interesting displays at Fondation Pierre Gianadda, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Collection de l'Art Brut, thenexamine the collection at Chaplin's World, and then take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Montreux trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Neuchatel to Montreux takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Chateau de Chillon, Fondation Pierre Gianadda, Chaplin's World, Glacier 3000, Collection de l'Art Brut
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Glacier 3000 ©
Glacier 3000
Fondation Pierre Gianadda ©
Fondation Pierre Gianadda
Collection de l'Art Brut ©
Collection de l'Art Brut

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
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 30th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn and then tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise. On the 31st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Laderach, take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Intercontinental Church Society, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally explore the galleries of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Montreux to Zermatt by train takes about 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn

2
nights
Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
On the 1st (Sat), look for gifts at Molitor, stop by Central Sport, thenappreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, and finally admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then take in breathtaking views at Aare Gorge.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lauterbrunnen tour builder app.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Lauterbrunnen in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Wengen, Parasailing & Paragliding, Aare Gorge
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Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Aare Gorge ©
Aare Gorge

2
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria degli Angioli, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castelgrande, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castelli di Bellinzona, and finally browse the exhibits of Castello di Montebello. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Monte San Giorgio, thenget great views at Monte San Salvatore, and then have fun at Lido di Lugano.

To find photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Lugano online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June in Lugano, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lugano

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Monte San Giorgio
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Santa Maria degli Angioli ©
Santa Maria degli Angioli
Castello di Montebello ©
Castello di Montebello
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get some historical perspective at Old Town and Fraumünster Church. Escape the urban bustle at Mt Pilatus and Lake Lucerne. There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse, and pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Zurich day trip site.

Traveling by car from Lugano to Zurich takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Lugano in June, things will get slightly colder in Zurich: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Old Town ©
Old Town

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