22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

22 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 3 nights
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
3
Lugano
— 3 nights
4
Locarno
— 2 nights
5
Brienz
— 2 nights
6
Interlaken
— 4 nights
7
Kerzers
— 2 nights
8
Le Bouveret
— 3 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Step off the beaten path and head to Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank and Zurich Succulent Plant Collection. Get outdoors at Flussbad Oberer Letten and Seebad Enge. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Schanzengraben Canal, admire the striking features of Six Swiss Exchange - Borse, take a leisurely stroll along Seebad Utoquai, and make a trip to Buerkliplatz.

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Geneva to Zurich is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. July in Zurich sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Outdoors · Nature
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Schanzengraben Canal ©
Schanzengraben Canal
Zurich Succulent Plant Collection ©
Zurich Succulent Plant Collection
Seebad Enge ©
Seebad Enge

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Silvaplana, appreciate the views at Engadine, then take in the pleasant sights at Schellen Ursli Path, and finally see the interesting displays at Mill Weber House. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kirche San Karl St. Moritz-Bad, take an in-depth tour of Engadine Museum, then make a trip to The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz, then don't miss a visit to Chesa Futura, and finally explore the world behind art at Berry Museum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our St. Moritz trip app.

Traveling by car from Zurich to St. Moritz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Zurich in July: high temperatures in St. Moritz hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks · Museums

Side Trip

Lake Silvaplana
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Lake Silvaplana ©
Lake Silvaplana
Engadine ©
Engadine
The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz ©
The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz

3
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Escape the urban bustle at Monte Generoso and Lido San Domenico. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Olive Trail and Centro storico Gandria. Step out of Lugano with an excursion to Percorso del Cemento in Morbio Inferiore--about 32 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Lido di Lugano, don't miss a visit to Tempio Di Santa Croce, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parrocchia Cattolica Romana Sacro Cuore, and walk around Parco del Tassino.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Lugano trip planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, Lugano is somewhat warmer than St. Moritz - with highs of 33°C and lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Locarno.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Percorso del Cemento, Monte San Giorgio, Tempio Di Santa Croce, Monte Generoso, Chiesa Parrocchiale dei Santi Simone e Giuda Taddeo Apostoli
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Monte Generoso ©
Monte Generoso
Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio

2
nights
Locarno

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
On the 21st (Tue), delve into the lush surroundings at Naturreservat Bolle die Magadino, then make a trip to Chiesa di San Francesco, and then make a trip to Piazza G. Motta. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria Assunta, then examine the collection at Pinacoteca Casa Rusca, then examine the collection at Ghisla Art Collection, and finally stroll around Parco delle Camelie.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Locarno online tour planner.

Drive from Lugano to Locarno in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Locarno can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Brienz.

Things to do in Locarno

Parks · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Piazza G. Motta
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Piazza G. Motta ©
Piazza G. Motta
Parco delle Camelie ©
Parco delle Camelie
Pinacoteca Casa Rusca ©
Pinacoteca Casa Rusca

2
nights
Brienz

Brienz ©
With roots tracing back to the Bronze Age, traditional Brienz gives the impression of being lost in time.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Melchsee-Frutt, then look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Trubsee, and then get outside with Sustenpass. Here are some ideas for day two: identify plant and animal life at Axalp, look for gifts at Huggler Holzbildhauerei, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lungernersee, and finally make a trip to Viewing Point Schoenbuehel.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Brienz tour itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Locarno to Brienz in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Locarno in July, expect Brienz to be a bit cooler, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Brienz

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trips

Lungern, Lake Trubsee, Sustenpass, Melchsee-Frutt
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Melchsee-Frutt ©
Melchsee-Frutt
Axalp ©
Axalp
Sustenpass ©
Sustenpass

4
nights
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.
Get in touch with nature at Schynige Platte and Lauterbrunnen Village. Attractions like Seilpark Interlaken and Heidi's Photo Chalet make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Grindelwald (Maennlichen Royal Walk & Maennlichen Romantic Trail), Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli (in Gimmelwald) and Murren (Allmendhubel & Via Ferrata). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Heimwehfluh, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, head outdoors with Freiluft- und Hallenbad Boedeli, and explore the stunning scenery at Swissraft-Activity.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip itinerary builder site.

Interlaken is just a stone's throw from Brienz. July in Interlaken sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Kerzers.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Murren, Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, Schynige Platte, Lauterbrunnen Village
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Maennlichen Royal Walk ©
Maennlichen Royal Walk
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Maennlichen Romantic Trail ©
Maennlichen Romantic Trail

2
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Kerzers

Kerzers ©
Kerzers is a municipality in the district of See in the canton of Fribourg in Switzerland. On the 29th (Wed), sample the tasty concoctions at Brasserie Haldemann AG, Head underground at Grottes du Mont-Vully, and then get in on the family fun at Planeta Magic. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at French Church, get outside with Seilpark Gantrisch, and then take in the views from Gedeckte Holzbrucke.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Kerzers online travel planner.

You can drive from Interlaken to Kerzers in an hour. In July in Kerzers, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Le Bouveret.

Things to do in Kerzers

Outdoors · Breweries & Distilleries · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Planeta Magic, Seilpark Gantrisch, French Church, Grottes du Mont-Vully, Gedeckte Holzbrucke
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Brasserie Haldemann AG ©
Brasserie Haldemann AG
Grottes du Mont-Vully ©
Grottes du Mont-Vully
Planeta Magic ©
Planeta Magic

3
nights
Le Bouveret

Le Bouveret ©
On the 31st (Fri), get to know the resident critters at Zoo Et Piscine des Marecottes, then head outdoors with Les Gorges du Durnand, then explore the stunning scenery at Gorges Du Dailley, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Cascade de la Pissevache. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): do a tasting at Les Freres Dubois, then examine the collection at Musee Suisse du Jeu, and then walk around Riserva naturale Les Grangettes.

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Drive from Kerzers to Le Bouveret in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Le Bouveret

Parks · Outdoors · Trails

Side Trips

Les Gorges du Durnand, Les Freres Dubois, Cascade de la Pissevache, Galeries Defago, Riserva naturale Les Grangettes
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Les Gorges du Durnand ©
Les Gorges du Durnand
Galeries Defago ©
Galeries Defago
Musee Suisse du Jeu ©
Musee Suisse du Jeu

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