23 days in Switzerland Itinerary

23 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland visit planner
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Geneva
— 4 nights
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Zermatt
— 4 nights
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Bern
— 4 nights
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Grindelwald
— 4 nights
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Lucerne
— 5 nights
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Geneva — 4 nights

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Explore Geneva's surroundings by going to Lausanne (Le Port d'Ouchy, The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique), &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bains des Paquis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, and don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock.

To find more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip builder.

Hyderabad, India to Geneva is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from Hyderabad in June, expect Geneva to be slightly colder, temps between 28°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Zermatt.
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Zermatt — 4 nights

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for sightseeing, nature, and classes. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat, snap pictures at Furi Suspension Bridge, tour along fresh powder with Sunnegga, and take in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zermatt day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Bern.
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Bern — 4 nights

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bern: Gruyeres Castle (in Gruyeres), Chaplin's World (in Corsier-sur-Vevey) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). There's lots more to do: take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Zytglogge, and take some stellar pictures from The Cathedral of Bern.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bern day trip planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Bern in 3 hours. Another option is to drive. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Grindelwald.
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Grindelwald — 4 nights

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Take a break from Grindelwald with a short trip to Lake Brienz in Brienz, about 38 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Grindelwald-First, trek along The Eiger, identify plant and animal life at Maennlichen, and take in the awesome beauty at The Wetterhorn.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Grindelwald itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Bern to Grindelwald takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.
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Lucerne — 5 nights

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Step out of Lucerne with an excursion to Titlis in Engelberg--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, don't miss a visit to The Nine Towers, admire the striking features of Lucerne Station, and hit the slopes at Mt Pilatus.

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You can drive from Grindelwald to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can fly back home.
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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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