8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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1
Geneva
— 1 night
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
3
Zurich
— 4 nights

1
night
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 27th (Mon), kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Geneva trip itinerary planner.

Hyderabad, India to Geneva is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Hyderabad to Geneva, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Hyderabad in January, expect Geneva to be cooler, temps between 6°C and 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Beaches
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva

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 28th (Tue), hop aboard Gornergrat, then tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally look for gifts at Laderach. Keep things going the next day: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", and then take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga.

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Traveling by car from Geneva to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Tours · Outdoors · Parks
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Escape the urban bustle at Lake Zurich and Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. Shop till you drop at Bahnhofstrasse and Hauptbahnhof. Take a break from Zurich with a short trip to Lake Lucerne in Lucerne, about 1h 5 min away. It doesn't end there: take a stroll through Old Town and pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Zurich online trip planner.

Getting from Zermatt to Zurich by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In January in Zurich, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trip

Lake Lucerne
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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