15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip itinerary planner

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Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
Drive
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Lauterbrunnen
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zermatt
— 3 nights
Drive
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Zurich
— 3 nights
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Lucerne

— 2 nights
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 23rd (Sat), take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, and finally make a trip to The Nine Towers. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 24th (Sun): snap pictures at Spreuer Bridge (Spreuerbrucke), admire the masterpieces at The Rosengart Collection, then take in the views from Chapel Bridge, and finally make a trip to Kornmarkt.

Plan my day in Lucerne using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Singapore, Singapore to Lucerne is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Lucerne is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Singapore in April, things will get colder in Lucerne: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:

Interlaken

— 3 nights
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'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Schadau Park and Vieille Ville de Thoune. Get out of town with these interesting Interlaken side-trips: Bern (Tierpark Dahlholzli, Barenpark, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, stop by The Mad Cow, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and identify plant and animal life at Heimwehfluh.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip builder tool.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:

Lauterbrunnen

— 2 nights
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get outside with Spiezer Rundwanderweg, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Spiez, and then hike along Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Air-Glaciers, S.A., admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, and then examine the collection at Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lauterbrunnen route builder.

Lauterbrunnen is just a short distance from Interlaken. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can go by car to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 28 — 30:

Zermatt

— 3 nights
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis and Trockener Steg. Take a break from Zermatt with a short trip to The Matterhorn in Matterhorn, about 4 hours away. There's lots more to do: take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat, gain interesting insight with Hinterdorfstrasse, enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and see what you can catch with Fly Fish Zermatt.

To find reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Zermatt online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Lauterbrunnen to Zermatt by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:

Zurich

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parkanlage Zuerihorn and Parasailing & Paragliding. Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Park Seleger Moor (in Rifferswil) and Swiss Science Center Technorama (in Winterthur). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, look for gifts at Confiserie Sprungli, admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Peter, and examine the collection at Air Force Center.

To see other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Zurich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to fly back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 3 — 6:

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.