21 days in Switzerland, Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

21 days in Switzerland, Paris & Amsterdam Itinerary

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Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  27 h
1
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
3
Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
4
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Train:  8 h 30 min
5
St. Moritz, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  5 h
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h
End: Singapore, Singapore

2
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
You've now added Bourbaki Panorama to your itinerary. On the 13th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, thensee the interesting displays at Bourbaki Panorama, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Rigi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesuitenkirche, and then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Lucerne journey planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Lucerne is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Lucerne, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Singapore in December, things will get much colder in Lucerne: highs are around 5°C and lows about -1°C. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Rigi ©
Rigi
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

2
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn as well as Lake Brienz. On the 15th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Brienz. On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Interlaken online travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Lucerne in December, expect nights in Interlaken to be about the same, around -4°C, while days are slightly colder, around 1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Montreux.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lake Brienz, 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn
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Lake Brienz ©
Lake Brienz
007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn ©
007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn

1
night
Montreux, Switzerland

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
You've now added Chateau de Chillon to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon, thentake in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside, and then pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue.

For where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Montreux road trip planning app.

Drive from Interlaken to Montreux in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau de Chillon
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue

3
nights
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gornergrat as well as Matterhorn Glacier Paradise. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, and don't miss a visit to Walk of Climb.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt trip planner.

Traveling by train from Montreux to Zermatt takes 3 hours. You'll have a few hours on the 21st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Transportation Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise ©
Matterhorn Glacier Paradise
Riffelsee ©
Riffelsee

1
night
St. Moritz, Switzerland

St. Moritz ©
St.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Landwasser Viaduct.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the St. Moritz trip itinerary planning tool.

You can take a train from Zermatt to St. Moritz in 8.5 hours. December in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -3°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 22nd (Sun) before leaving for Zurich.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Landwasser Viaduct
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Landwasser Viaduct ©
Landwasser Viaduct

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 22nd (Sun), appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich holiday builder website.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Zurich in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In December in Zurich, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Tue) before leaving for Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Le Trocadero et son esplanade as well as Montparnasse Tower. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Louvre Museum, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

To find more things to do and tourist information, read Paris day trip planner.

You can do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Zurich to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Zurich in December, expect Paris to be somewhat warmer, temps between 9°C and 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Sat) before leaving for Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You've now added Red Light District to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to The Hague to see Madurodam about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, browse the exhibits of De Nieuwe Kerk, and explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

For other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Amsterdam by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. December in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Madurodam
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Madurodam ©
Madurodam
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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