11 days in London, Lucerne & Zurich Itinerary

11 days in London, Lucerne & Zurich Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 5 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom

— 3 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Royal Observatory Greenwich as well as Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum. Get some historical perspective at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre and Westminster Abbey. The adventure continues: make a trip to Tower of London, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, visit Greenwich, and admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our London trip planner.

New Delhi, India to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to London is minus 5.5 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in May, with highs in London at 19°C and lows at 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
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Lucerne, Switzerland

— 5 nights
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
The Cathedral of Bern and Hofkirche will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucerne: Aare Gorge (in Meiringen), Parasailing & Paragliding (in Interlaken) and Bern (UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern & Church of the Holy Ghost). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, wander the streets of Altstadt Luzern, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesuitenkirche.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lucerne road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Lucerne takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Lucerne is 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

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Zurich, Switzerland

— 1 night

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, then wander the streets of Old Town, then explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Kirche Enge.

For where to stay and tourist information, read Zurich online trip maker.

Drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daytime highs in Zurich are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature
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