15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Montreux
— 3 nights
2
Grindelwald
— 3 nights
3
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
4
Bellinzona
— 2 nights
5
Lucerne
— 3 nights

3
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Glacier 3000 and Fondation Pierre Gianadda. Chateau de Chillon and Chateau de Tourbillon will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Montreux: Gruyeres (HR Giger Museum & Gruyeres Castle) and Collection de l'Art Brut (in Lausanne). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise du Cloitre, get to know the fascinating history of Escaliers du Marche, and explore the fascinating underground world of Les Mines De Sel De Bex.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Montreux trip planner.

London, UK to Montreux is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Lausanne, Gruyeres, Chateau de Chillon, Les Mines De Sel De Bex, Fondation Pierre Gianadda
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Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Fondation Pierre Gianadda ©
Fondation Pierre Gianadda
HR Giger Museum ©
HR Giger Museum

3
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Visiting Jungfraujoch and Maennlichen will get you outdoors. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls and Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway. There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, and tour the pleasant surroundings at The Eiger.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Grindelwald trip builder app.

You can drive from Montreux to Grindelwald in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Lauterbrunnen, Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway
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Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Get outdoors at Muottas Muragl and Morteratsch Glacier. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Old Town Chur and Bundner Kunstmuseum. Venture out of the city with trips to Val Roseg (in Pontresina) and Caumasee (in Flims). There's much more to do: explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz, take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza, stroll through Piz Nair, and take in the dramatic natural features at Bernina Pass.

Plan trip to St. Moritz with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to St. Moritz takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in St. Moritz are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Bellinzona.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Pontresina, Chur, Bernina Pass, Caumasee
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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass

2
nights
Bellinzona

Bellinzona ©
Bellinzona is the capital of the canton Ticino in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Castello di Montebello, step into the grandiose world of Castelli di Bellinzona, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castle of Sasso Corbaro, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelgrande. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, take in the awesome beauty at Monte Tamaro, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bellinzona day trip app.

Traveling by combination of car and ferry from St. Moritz to Bellinzona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Moritz in June, things will get a bit warmer in Bellinzona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Bellinzona

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Ponte Tibetano Valle di Sementina, Monte Tamaro
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Castello di Montebello ©
Castello di Montebello
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande
Castelli di Bellinzona ©
Castelli di Bellinzona

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get a sense of the local culture at Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum and Hofkirche. Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten) and The Rosengart Collection will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Lucerne: Interlaken (Swiss Chocolate Chalet & Parasailing & Paragliding) and Meiringen (Aare Gorge & Reichenbach Falls). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lucerne trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Bellinzona to Lucerne in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Bellinzona in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Lucerne: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Interlaken, Meiringen, Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum ©
Ballenberg, Swiss Open-Air Museum
The Rosengart Collection ©
The Rosengart Collection

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