7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Interlaken
— 1 night
2
Zurich
— 4 nights

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night
Interlaken

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.
On the 27th (Thu), take in breathtaking views at Aare Gorge. On the next day, take in the awesome beauty at The Eiger, take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen, thenappreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall.

To see ratings and other tourist information, use the Interlaken trip planner.

Dallas, USA to Interlaken is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Dallas in August; daily highs in Interlaken reach °F and lows reach °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, The Eiger, Maennlichen, Aare Gorge
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Aare Gorge ©
Aare Gorge
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen
The Eiger ©
The Eiger

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Caumasee and Niederdorf. Visit Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and Strandbad Mythenquai for some beach relaxation. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Kriens (Pilatus Luzern & Mt Pilatus), Eichhornchenweg (in Arosa) and Old Town Chur (in Chur). There's more to do: take a stroll through Old Town.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich attractions planning site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Zurich sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. On the 1st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lucerne, Eichhornchenweg, Old Town Chur, Caumasee
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Pilatus Luzern ©
Pilatus Luzern
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur

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