17 days in Switzerland Itinerary

17 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 4 nights
2
Zermatt
— 4 nights
3
Interlaken
— 4 nights
4
Sedrun
— 1 night
5
Lugano
— 2 nights

4
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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get in touch with nature at Lake Zurich and Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. For shopping fun, head to Altstadt Luzern or Max Chocolatier. Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Lucerne (Lion Monument, Lake Lucerne, &more). Next up on the itinerary: visit Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zurich road trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Zurich is minus 4.5 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in September: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern

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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Do your shopping at Laderach and Metzgerei Bayard. Take a break from the city and head to Gornergrat and Oberrothorn. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, get outside with Monta Rosa Hut, take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge, and trek along Murmelweg Wanderung.

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

Traveling by car from Zurich to Zermatt takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Oberrothorn ©
Oberrothorn

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Interlaken

Interlaken ©
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.
Head to UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Molitorfor some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Aletsch Glacier and Harderkulm. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Interlaken: Alpia Sport + Mode (in Wengen) and Grindelwald-First (in Grindelwald). And it doesn't end there: get interesting insight from Tours, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, and stop by Swiss Mountain Market Unique Regional Souvenirs.

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You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Sedrun.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Wengen, Grindelwald, UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, Aletsch Glacier, Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First

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Sedrun

Sedrun ©
Tujetsch is a municipality in the Surselva Region in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.HistoryTujetsch is first mentioned in 1237 as Thiuesch.GeographyTujetsch has an area, of 133.9km2. Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): head outdoors with Oberalp Pass and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lac de Claus.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Sedrun road trip app.

Getting from Interlaken to Sedrun by car takes about 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can travel to Lugano.

Things to do in Sedrun

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Oberalp Pass
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Lac de Claus ©
Lac de Claus
Oberalp Pass ©
Oberalp Pass

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Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 7th (Sun), kick back and relax at Lido San Domenico, enjoy the sand and surf at Lido di Lugano, and then buy something for everyone on your list at Fox Town Factory Stores. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about winemaking at Tamborini Vini, explore the activities along Lake Lugano, then stop by Gioielleria Preziosi, and finally stop by Laderach Chocolaterie Suisse.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Lugano trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Sedrun to Lugano takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in October, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Fox Town Factory Stores, Tamborini Vini
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Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Tamborini Vini ©
Tamborini Vini

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