14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Zurich
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Grindelwald
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Bern
— 3 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Kuala Lumpur

3
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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Old Town Chur and Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. Step out of the city life by going to Mt Pilatus and Lake Zurich. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zurich is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich due to the time zone difference. In September, Zurich is much colder than Kuala Lumpur - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old Town Chur, Mt Pilatus
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Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
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Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Visiting Jungfraujoch and Maennlichen will get you outdoors. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls and Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway. Go for a jaunt from Grindelwald to Kandersteg to see Oeschinen Lake about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, contemplate the waterfront views at Bachalpsee Lake, admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village, and get to know the fascinating history of Kleine Scheidegg.

To find reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Grindelwald trip site.

You can drive from Zurich to Grindelwald in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway, Oeschinen Lake
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Oeschinen Lake ©
Oeschinen Lake
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

2
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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.
On the 26th (Sat), take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, fly down the slopes at Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, thenexamine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and finally stop by Lindt Chocolate Shop Zermatt. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Stockalper Palace, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt visit planning app.

Traveling by train from Grindelwald to Zermatt takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Bern.

Things to do in Zermatt

Tours Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Stockalper Palace
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Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

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nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Get some cultural insight at Queen Studio Experience and Collection de l'Art Brut. You'll explore and learn at Fondation Pierre Gianadda and Galerie Rigassi by SOON. Explore Bern's surroundings by going to Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux), Basel's Old Town (in Basel) and Fondation Beyeler (in Riehen). And it doesn't end there: take a peaceful walk through Creux du Van, get a taste of the local shopping with Galerie Quint-Essences, and take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bern sightseeing planner.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Bern takes 2.5 hours. In September, daytime highs in Bern are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Collection de l'Art Brut, Queen Studio Experience, Chateau de Chillon, Creux du Van, Galerie Quint-Essences
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Queen Studio Experience ©
Queen Studio Experience
Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van
Fondation Beyeler ©
Fondation Beyeler

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