14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Bern
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Grindelwald
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Appenzell
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
5
Zurich
— 5 nights
Fly:  16 h 15 min
End: Singapore

3
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Chateau de Chillon are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Bernisches Historisches Museum - Einstein Museum and Kindermuseum Creaviva capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bern: Creux du Van (in Gorgier), Caractere, atelier galerie bijoux et objets contemporains (in Neuchatel) and Montreux (Freddie Mercury Statue, Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, &more). There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Klingendes Museum, admire the local landmark of Zahringerbrunnen, explore the galleries of Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), and take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Rigassi by SOON.

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Singapore, Singapore to Bern is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Bern is minus 7 hours. In December, Bern is colder than Singapore - with highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Montreux, Creux du Van, Caractere, atelier galerie bijoux et objets contemporains, Chateau de Chillon
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Kindermuseum Creaviva ©
Kindermuseum Creaviva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Creux du Van ©
Creux du Van

2
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maennlichen and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First, and then stop by Vogts Corner.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Grindelwald journey planning tool.

Traveling by car from Bern to Grindelwald takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 21st (Sat), stroll through Murmelweg Wanderung, take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, thentake your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of English Church. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, hit the slopes at Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, thencruise along Gornergrat, and finally examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Zermatt trip planner.

Getting from Grindelwald to Zermatt by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Hohbalmen ©
Hohbalmen

1
night
Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. On the 23rd (Mon), examine the collection at Museum Appenzell, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Mauritius Church, look for gifts at Alpschaukaeserei Schwaegalp, see the interesting displays at Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch, thensee the interesting displays at Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch, and finally get into the urban bustle at Pfalzkeller.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Appenzell trip maker.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zermatt to Appenzell. In December, daytime highs in Appenzell are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Appenzell

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Urnaesch, Alpschaukaeserei Schwaegalp, Pfalzkeller
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Museum Appenzell ©
Museum Appenzell
Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch ©
Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch
Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch ©
Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch

5
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get some cultural insight at Old Town and Landesmuseum. Grossmunster and Fraumünster Church will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Mt Pilatus in Kriens (about 1h 15 min away). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), explore the activities along Lake Zurich, get your game on at Snary Mary Adventures, and take in the exciting artwork at ARTBOX.GALLERY.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Zurich online tour planner.

Drive from Appenzell to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Mt Pilatus
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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