9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland holiday builder

Make it your trip
Fly
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Zurich
— 3 nights
Drive
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
Train
3
Zermatt
— 1 night
Train to Milan Malpensa, Fly to Delhi

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Zurich

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): get outside with Hallenbad City and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster. On the 31st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Zurich driving holiday planner.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. In May, Zurich is colder than New Delhi - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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.
When in Interlaken, make a side trip to see Central Sport in Wengen, approximately Wengen away. There's much more to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle, and appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip planner.

Getting from Zurich to Interlaken by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Zermatt

— 1 night
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, then enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and then explore the galleries of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Wed): get great views at Gornergrat, then stroll through Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and then look for gifts at Laderach.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Zermatt driving holiday planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Zermatt by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports

Switzerland travel guide

4.7
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.