19 days in Switzerland & France Itinerary

19 days in Switzerland & France Itinerary

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1
Grabs, Switzerland
— 6 nights
2
Schwyz, Switzerland
— 4 nights
3
Bern, Switzerland
— Few hours
4
Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland
— 1 night
5
Colmar, France
— 5 nights
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night

6
nights
Grabs, Switzerland

Grabs ©
Grabs is a municipality in the Wahlkreis (constituency) of Werdenberg in the canton of St. Your day by day itinerary now includes Bad RagARTz, Bergun Filisur Tourism -Sled Track and Old Town Chur. Heidi's Village and St. Leonhard Kapelle will appeal to history buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kirche St. Martin and Landwasser Viaduct. Venture out of the city with trips to Landquart (Lindt Chocolate Shop Landquart & Landquart Fashion Outlet), AlpenHirt (in Tschiertschen) and Golf Club Alvaneu Bad (in Alvaneu). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Werdenberg, get outside with Badi Schonenbodensee, and make a trip to Paxmal.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Grabs route maker.

Los Angeles, USA to Grabs is an approximately 20.5-hour combination of flight and car. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Grabs due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Los Angeles in June, with highs in Grabs at 74°F and lows at 54°F. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll travel to Schwyz.

Things to do in Grabs

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Landquart, Bad Ragaz, Badi Schonenbodensee, AlpenHirt, Kirche St. Martin
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Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur
Heidi's Village ©
Heidi's Village
Schloss Werdenberg ©
Schloss Werdenberg

4
nights
Schwyz, Switzerland

Schwyz ©
The town of Schwyz is the capital of the canton of Schwyz in Switzerland.The Federal Charter of 1291 or Bundesbrief, the charter that eventually led to the foundation of Switzerland, can be seen at the Bundesbriefmuseum.The official language of Schwyz is (the Swiss variety of Standard) German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect. Visiting Alta Piumogna Waterfalls and Fronalpstock will get you outdoors. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Festung Vitznau and Chiesa dei Santi Pietro e Paolo (Church of Saints Peter and Paul). Explore Schwyz's surroundings by going to St Gotthard Pass (in Airolo), Lukmanier Pass (in Disentis) and Lindt Chocolate Shop Altendorf (in Altendorf). There's more to do: get to know the resident critters at Natur- und Tierpark Goldau and take an in-depth tour of Bundesbriefmuseum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Schwyz trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Grabs to Schwyz takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 77°F in July, and nighttime lows around 59°F. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Bern.

Things to do in Schwyz

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Fronalpstock, Chiesa dei Santi Pietro e Paolo (Church of Saints Peter and Paul), St Gotthard Pass, Alta Piumogna Waterfalls, Lukmanier Pass
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Fronalpstock ©
Fronalpstock
Natur- und Tierpark Goldau ©
Natur- und Tierpark Goldau
Festung Vitznau ©
Festung Vitznau

few
hours
Bern, Switzerland

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bern travel route planning website.

You can drive from Schwyz to Bern in 2 hours. In July in Bern, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 56°F at night. You'll set off for Yverdon-les-Bains on the 6th (Fri).

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors · Parks · Museums
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1
night
Yverdon-les-Bains, Switzerland

Yverdon-les-Bains
Yverdon-les-Bains is a municipality in the district of Jura-Nord vaudois of the canton of Vaud in Switzerland. To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Yverdon-les-Bains online trip maker.

You can drive from Bern to Yverdon-les-Bains in an hour. In July, daily temperatures in Yverdon-les-Bains can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 57°F. On the 7th (Sat), you're off to Colmar.

Things to do in Yverdon-les-Bains

Parks · Outdoors · Museums
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5
nights
Colmar, France

Colmar ©
Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Head to Feerie de Noel and Marche Couvertfor plenty of shopping. Visit Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg and Eglise St-Martin for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Colmar side-trips: Fraispertuis City (in Jeanmenil), Centre International d'Art Verrier de Meisenthal (CIAV) (in Meisenthal) and La Petite Manufacture des Reves (in Obernai). And it doesn't end there: identify plant and animal life at NaturoparC - Hunawihr, stop by Little Venice, and look for gifts at Maison Camille Hanss & Fils.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Colmar trip site.

Traveling by car from Yverdon-les-Bains to Colmar takes 3 hours. In July, daytime highs in Colmar are 79°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Zurich.

Things to do in Colmar

Theme Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Riquewihr, Fraispertuis City, Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg, Centre International d'Art Verrier de Meisenthal (CIAV), NaturoparC - Hunawihr
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Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg ©
Château du Haut-Kœnigsbourg
Fraispertuis City ©
Fraispertuis City
NaturoparC - Hunawihr ©
NaturoparC - Hunawihr

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 12th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Zurich day trip site.

Getting from Colmar to Zurich by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Zurich are 78°F, while nighttime lows are 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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