9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 3 nights
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
3
Geneva
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Lake Zurich and Lion Monument. Take a break from Zurich with a short trip to Lake Lucerne in Lucerne, about 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Mythenquai, and cool off at Hallenbad Altstetten.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip builder app.

Doha, Qatar to Zurich is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. Traveling from Doha in July, things will get colder in Zurich: highs are around 30°C and lows about 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

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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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Parasailing & Paragliding and Speed Boats Tours. Step out of Interlaken with an excursion to Grindelwald-First in Grindelwald--about 58 minutes away. There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, and get your game on at Seilpark Interlaken.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Interlaken online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Trümmelbachfälle
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

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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 8th (Wed), explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Geneva road trip planning site.

Drive from Interlaken to Geneva in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. When traveling from Interlaken in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Geneva: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 17°C at night. On the 9th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Room Escape Games
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) ©
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation)

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