11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip planner
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Zurich
— 2 nights
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Interlaken
— 3 nights
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive
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Epesses
— 2 nights
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Zurich
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Zurich — 2 nights

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Peter, then take a stroll through Niederdorf, and then make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Limmat, get to know the fascinating history of Limmatquai, and then don't miss a visit to Buerkliplatz.

To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich sightseeing planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zurich is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Zurich is minus 7 hours. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Kuala Lumpur in May, with highs in Zurich at 21°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to drive to Interlaken.
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Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature

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.
Get outdoors at Lauterbrunnen Village and St. Beatus Hoehlen. Bring the kids along to Parasailing & Paragliding and BOHAG Helikopterrundflug. There's still lots to do: stroll through Maennlichen, look for all kinds of wild species at Alpenwildpark, and get great views at Harderkulm.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Interlaken using our trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.
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Parks · Nature · Wildlife · Outdoors
Side Trips

Zermatt — 2 nights

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat, hike along 5 Lakes Walk, and then cast your line with Fly Fish Zermatt. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society, then hike along Marmot Trail, and then take in the awesome beauty at Oberrothorn.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Zermatt travel tool.

Take a train from Interlaken to Zermatt in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Epesses.
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Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Epesses — 2 nights

On the 4th (Sat), tee off at Lavaux Golf Club and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau d’Oron. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Tropiquarium de Servion and then get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Servion.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Epesses day trip planner.

You can drive from Zermatt to Epesses in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zurich.
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Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors
Side Trips

Zurich

For reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Zurich online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Epesses to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. On the 5th (Sun), you'll travel back home.
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Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

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.
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