13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Lucerne
— 4 nights
2
Lauterbrunnen
— 3 nights
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
4
Montreux
— 2 nights
5
Geneva
— 1 night

4
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), Rhine Falls and Stanserhorn-Bahn. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Lake Lucerne and Titlis. There's still lots to do: snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi, and don't miss a visit to The Nine Towers.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lucerne day trip site.

Geneva to Lucerne is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In May in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will leave for Lauterbrunnen on the 29th (Fri).

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Rhine Falls, Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), Titlis
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Titlis ©
Titlis
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

3
nights
Lauterbrunnen

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Grindelwald-First, Glacier 3000 and Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village, make a trip to 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lauterbrunnen Church.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lauterbrunnen route builder app.

Drive from Lucerne to Lauterbrunnen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn, Grindelwald-First, Gstaad Saanenland Tourismus, Glacier 3000, Aletsch Glacier
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

2
nights
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 2nd (Tue): take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, then don't miss a visit to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and then take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt travel route planner.

Drive from Lauterbrunnen to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery

2
nights
Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Swiss Chocolate Train. On the 3rd (Wed), take a memorable tour with Swiss Chocolate Train, try your luck at Casino de Montreux, then go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside, and finally pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then admire the landmark architecture of Chateau de Chillon.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Montreux online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Montreux takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Montreux

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chateau de Chillon, Lake Geneva
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon

1
night
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 5th (Fri), kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis, then get curious at CERN, and then take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip maker website.

Drive from Montreux to Geneva in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June in Geneva, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Childrens Museums · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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CERN ©
CERN
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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