12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

12 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich
— 1 night
2
St. Moritz
— 2 nights
3
Bellinzona
— 1 night
4
Bern
— 2 nights
5
Lausanne
— 2 nights
6
Zermatt
— 1 night

1
night
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and finally see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Foundation E. G. Buhrle Collection, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and then take a stroll through Old Town.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich online tour planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Zurich, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Singapore in May, with highs in Zurich at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Landesmuseum ©
Landesmuseum
Old Town ©
Old Town
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich ©
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich

2
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): examine the collection at Mill Weber House, shop like a local with Galerie Gmurzynska, thentake some stellar pictures from Muottas Muragl, thenstop by Metzgerei Plinio, and finally explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun): take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza, explore the striking landscape at Morteratsch Glacier, pause for some serene contemplation at The Burial Church of Santa Maria, thenadmire the masterpieces at Segantini Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Chesa Futura.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our St. Moritz online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Zurich to St. Moritz takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Traveling from Zurich in May, things will get little chillier in St. Moritz: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Bellinzona.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Pontresina, Metzgerei Plinio
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Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Segantini Museum ©
Segantini Museum
Galerie Gmurzynska ©
Galerie Gmurzynska

1
night
Bellinzona

Bellinzona ©
Bellinzona is the capital of the canton Ticino in Switzerland. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Castello di Montebello, explore the historical opulence of Castle of Sasso Corbaro, stop by Chocolat Stella, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, thenexplore the historical opulence of Castelgrande, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelli di Bellinzona.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Bellinzona journey planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Bellinzona takes 2.5 hours. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from St. Moritz in June: high temperatures in Bellinzona hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Bellinzona

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Castello di Montebello ©
Castello di Montebello
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande
Castelli di Bellinzona ©
Castelli di Bellinzona

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 4th (Tue), get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, browse the eclectic array of goods at Federal Building (Bundeshaus), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St-Nicolas, thenexamine the collection at Across the Screen, and finally examine the collection at HR Giger Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Bernisches Historisches Museum - Einstein Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Contemporary Art Gallery (Kunsthalle Bern), shop like a local with Galerie Rigassi by SOON, thenwander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, thenget engrossed in the history at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), and finally ponder the design of Zahringerbrunnen.

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You can drive from Bellinzona to Bern in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Bellinzona in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Bern, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to drive to Lausanne.

Things to do in Bern

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Fribourg, HR Giger Museum
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The Cathedral of Bern ©
The Cathedral of Bern
HR Giger Museum ©
HR Giger Museum
Cathedrale St-Nicolas ©
Cathedrale St-Nicolas

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nights
Lausanne

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint-Sulpice, thentake in the exciting artwork at Fondation de l'Hermitage, thenadmire the masterpieces at Collection de l'Art Brut, and finally examine the collection at Chaplin's World. Here are some ideas for day two: look for gifts at Maison de l'Etivaz, thenstep into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon, thensee the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Plexus Art Gallery.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lausanne trip planner.

You can drive from Bern to Lausanne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums Shopping Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Montreux, Chaplin's World, Maison de l'Etivaz, Chateau de Chillon
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Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Collection de l'Art Brut ©
Collection de l'Art Brut
Queen Studio Experience ©
Queen Studio Experience

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Zermatt

Zermatt ©
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 8th (Sat): stop by Metzgerei Bayard, see the winter wonderland with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, thenmake a trip to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Zermatt online trip maker.

Traveling by train from Lausanne to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Tours Winter Sports
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Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery
Metzgerei Bayard ©
Metzgerei Bayard

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