7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland vacation planner

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Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
You've now added Crossroads Pub to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then get a taste of local nightlife at Crossroads Pub. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, then pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally admire the striking features of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre.

For reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Geneva planner.

Bengaluru, India to Geneva is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Bengaluru to Geneva, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in April; daily highs in Geneva reach 19°C and lows reach 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
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Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Elsener Messerschmied AG (in Rapperswil) and Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Rigi, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and visit Old Town.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zurich road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

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Switzerland travel guide

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.