10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 3 nights
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Zermatt
— 3 nights

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Bring the kids along to Lake Zurich and Lion Monument. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lake Lucerne (in Lucerne) and Rhine Falls (in Neuhausen am Rheinfall). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Zurich.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, use the Zurich holiday website.

Muscat, Oman to Zurich is an approximately 11-hour flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Muscat to Zurich due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Muscat in May; daily highs in Zurich reach 21°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Lucerne, Rhine Falls
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Parasailing & Paragliding and Harderkulm. Take a break from Interlaken with a short trip to Grindelwald-First in Grindelwald, about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, get your game on at Seilpark Interlaken, take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken online holiday planner.

Drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-First
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): trek along Murmelweg Wanderung, stroll through Trockener Steg, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, then tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and finally enjoy the views from Gornergrat.

For where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Zermatt online driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Interlaken to Zermatt in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

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

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