15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Geneva
— 2 nights
2
Zermatt
— 3 nights
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
4
Engelberg
— 1 night
5
Zurich
— 4 nights

2
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Get out of town with these interesting Geneva side-trips: Freddie Mercury Statue (in Montreux) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip planning tool.

Boston, USA to Geneva is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boston to Geneva is 6 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Freddie Mercury Statue, Chateau de Chillon
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, browse the exhibits of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis, have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt online road trip planner.

You can take a train from Geneva to Zermatt in 4 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Tours Winter Sports
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis ©
Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis
Clay Shoot Zermatt ©
Clay Shoot Zermatt

3
nights
Interlaken

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.
Step out of Interlaken with an excursion to UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern in Bern--about 46 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take a memorable tour with Jungfraujoch, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, stop by Albert Schild AG - Swisssouvenir, and admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, refer to the Interlaken travel route planning app.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. May in Interlaken sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Engelberg.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, Trümmelbachfälle
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

1
night
Engelberg

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take in the views from Titlis Cliff Walk and then hit the slopes at Titlis.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Engelberg day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Engelberg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Engelberg can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Engelberg

Outdoors Nature Winter Sports
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Titlis Cliff Walk ©
Titlis Cliff Walk

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Hofkirche, Rigi, &more) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and wander the streets of Old Town.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Zurich online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Engelberg to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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