27 days in Switzerland Itinerary

27 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 3 nights
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2
Stein am Rhein
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lauterbrunnen
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Morcote
— 2 nights
Drive
5
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Drive
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Grimentz
— 3 nights
Drive
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Geneva
— 2 nights
Drive
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Epesses
— 2 nights
Drive
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Gruyeres
— 2 nights
Drive
10
Bern
— 2 nights
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Zurich
— 2 nights
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Zurich — 3 nights

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Lucerne (Lion Monument, Chapel Bridge, &more) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain, stop by Maurice de Mauriac, see the interesting displays at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum, and explore the activities along Limmat.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, read Zurich driving holiday planning app.

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in May, with highs in Zurich at 21°C and lows at 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Stein am Rhein.
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Stein am Rhein — 2 nights

Stein am Rhein is a historic town and a municipality in the canton of Schaffhausen in Switzerland.The town has a well-preserved medieval centre, retaining the ancient street plan. On the 26th (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Museum Lindwurm and then get engrossed in the history at Museum Kloster Sankt Georgen. On the 27th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Altstadt Schaffhausen, then take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls, and then explore the historical opulence of Munot.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Stein am Rhein trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Zurich to Stein am Rhein in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Lauterbrunnen.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen — 2 nights

A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle. On the next day, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch and then take in the dramatic scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lauterbrunnen day trip tool.

You can drive from Stein am Rhein to Lauterbrunnen in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Morcote.
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Morcote — 2 nights

Morcote is a municipality in the Swiss canton of Ticino situated about 10 kilometres from Lugano in the district of Lugano on the shore of Lake Lugano.With its characteristic small alleys, the arcades of old Patrician homes, valuable architectural monuments and its natural beauty, the lakefront position, Morcote is considered "the Pearl of Ceresio".HistoryMorcote is first mentioned historically in 926 as Murcau, which comes from the Latin Morae caput, meaning head of the hill. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Chiesa di Santa Maria del Sasso and then take in nature's colorful creations at Parco Scherrer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Monte San Giorgio, then take some stellar pictures from Ferrovia Monte Generoso, and then examine the collection at Alprose Schokolade-Museum.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Morcote tour builder website.

Drive from Lauterbrunnen to Morcote in 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Zermatt.
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Zermatt — 3 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, stroll through Riffelsee, tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and explore the galleries of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Zermatt trip maker website.

You can drive from Morcote to Zermatt in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Grimentz.
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Grimentz — 3 nights

Grimentz is a village in the district of Sierre in the Swiss canton of Valais. Explore Grimentz's surroundings by going to Heremence (Pyramides d'Euseigne & Grande Dixence), Barrage de Moiry (in Anniviers) and Happyland (in Granges). And it doesn't end there: see the sky in a new way at Chemin des Planetes, hit the slopes at Grimentz Ski Resort, head outdoors with Lac des Autannes, and admire the verdant scenery at Val d'Anniviers.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Grimentz trip maker.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Grimentz takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Geneva.
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Geneva — 2 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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Palais des Nations, Genève, then see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to The Flower Clock, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Anglais, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, and finally get curious at CERN.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip planner.

Traveling by car from Grimentz to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Epesses.
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Epesses — 2 nights

On the 9th (Thu), relax and rejuvenate at Tempete de Calme, get to know the resident critters at Zoo de Servion, and then meet the residents at Tropiquarium de Servion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Chevalley Vineyards, take in panoramic vistas at Ascenseur panoramique Plein Ciel, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau d’Oron.

Plan trip to Epesses with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Epesses takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for Gruyeres on the 11th (Sat).
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Side Trips

Gruyeres — 2 nights

The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): examine the collection at HR Giger Museum, explore the historical opulence of Gruyeres Castle, and then see the interesting displays at Tibet Museum. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Nicolas, relax and rejuvenate at Les Bains de la Gruyere, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint Theodule.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Gruyeres planner.

Traveling by car from Epesses to Gruyeres takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In June in Gruyeres, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 13th (Mon), you're off to Bern.
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Side Trips

Bern — 2 nights

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Mon): enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge, then admire the striking features of Rathaus Bern, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Cathedral of Bern. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Aare River, then look for all kinds of wild species at Barenpark, then admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), and finally take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bern road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Gruyeres to Bern takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. June in Bern sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. On the 15th (Wed), you're off to Zurich.
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Zurich — 2 nights

On the 15th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and then wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Old Town, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, and then make a trip to Zurich Succulent Plant Collection.

For where to stay and tourist information, use the Zurich trip planner.

Getting from Bern to Zurich by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) 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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