9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Toronto
Fly:  10​h 30​min
1
Zurich
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
2
Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Interlaken
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Geneva
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 15​min
End: Billund

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You've now added Bernina Express to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): wander the streets of Old Town, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get interesting insight from Bernina Express.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip planner .

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. May in Zurich sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

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Bernina Express
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bernina Express ©
Bernina Express

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): admire the striking features of Lucerne Station. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, see the sky in a new way at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus.

To see ratings and tourist information, read Lucerne trip planner .

You can drive from Zurich to Lucerne in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In May in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Interlaken.

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Parks Nature Childrens Museums
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz ©
Verkehrshaus der Schweiz
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

1
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.
You've now added Jungfraujoch to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Interlaken travel planner .

Getting from Geneva to Interlaken by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Interlaken, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours Nature

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bains des Paquis and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Geneva tour builder app .

Getting from Interlaken to Geneva by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva

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