31 days in Switzerland Itinerary

31 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Geneva
— 4 nights
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Montreux
— 3 nights
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Zermatt
— 4 nights
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Bern
— 5 nights
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Grindelwald
— 4 nights
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Lucerne
— 5 nights
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Appenzell
— 5 nights

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Geneva

Geneva ©

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Geneva is known for nature, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Anglais, and ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva tour site.

Islamabad, Pakistan to Geneva is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Islamabad to Geneva due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Islamabad in October, you will find days in Geneva are colder (19°C), and nights are little chillier (9°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Outdoors · Museums · Nature
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Must see
Lake Geneva
4.7

3
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Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Montreux: HouseTrap (in Bulle), Gruyeres Castle (in Gruyeres) and Lausanne (The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique) & Cathedrale de Lausanne). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon, appreciate the history behind Monument to Vladimir Nabokov, look for gifts at O'Coeur des Reves ..., and have fun and explore at Chaplin's World.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Montreux online travel planner.

Drive from Geneva to Montreux in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries

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4
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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.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, push the limits with Forest Fun Park Zermatt, snap pictures at Hangebrucke, and take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Zermatt road trip planning app.

You can drive from Montreux to Zermatt in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Bern.

Things to do in Zermatt

Tours · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Must see
The Matterhorn
4.8
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Scenic Drive
Gornergrat
4.8
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Rail Tour
Glacier Express
3.8

5
nights
Bern

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Get out of town with these interesting Bern side-trips: Interlaken (Skydive Switzerland, Harderkulm, &more) and Thunersee (in Thun). The adventure continues: stop by UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, see the interesting displays at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), look for all kinds of wild species at Barenpark, and explore the activities along Aare River.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Bern tour planner.

Take a train from Zermatt to Bern in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in November, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to drive to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Tours · Adventure · Outdoors

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Mountain
Harderkulm
4.5

4
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Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Grindelwald is known for winter sports, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, take in the awesome beauty at The Eiger, tour the pleasant surroundings at Grindelwald-First, and explore the activities along Bachalpsee Lake.

Plan a Grindelwald trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bern to Grindelwald in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

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Must see
Aletsch Glacier
4.8
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World heritage site
Jungfraujoch
4.4
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Ski Area
Grindelwald-First
4.6

5
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Zurich (Lake Zurich, Old Town, &more) and Titlis (in Engelberg). The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Mt Pilatus, take in the awesome beauty at Rigi, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lucerne road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Lucerne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Lucerne are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Appenzell.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

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Must see
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Must see
Mt Pilatus
4.7
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Water Body
Lake Lucerne
4.8

5
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Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Appenzell: Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona (in Glarus) and Heiden (Witzweg & Kirchturm Heiden). Next up on the itinerary: get outside with Seealpsee, examine the collection at Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR, admire the landmark architecture of Stiftsbibliothek, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Santis der Berg.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Appenzell route planning tool.

You can drive from Lucerne to Appenzell in 2 hours. In November in Appenzell, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Appenzell

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Trails

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Outdoor Activity
Seealpsee
4.9

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