16 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

16 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Zermatt
— 5 nights
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Oberwald
— 1 night
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St. Moritz
— 3 nights
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Lugano
— 4 nights

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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.
When in Zermatt, make a side trip to see Chateau de Chillon in Veytaux, approximately Veytaux away. The adventure continues: go from sight to sight with Gornergrat, take in the views from Hangebrucke, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hohbalmen, and enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt travel planner.

Atlanta, USA to Zermatt is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oberwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon

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Oberwald

Oberwald ©
Oberwald is a village in the municipality of Obergoms in Goms District in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.It is situated at an elevation of 1377 m and had a population of 277 in December 2007. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): glide through natural beauty at Langlaufschule Mathias Hischier, take in the awesome beauty at Furka Pass, then take in the awesome beauty at Nufenen Pass, and finally don't miss a visit to Grimsel Pass.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Oberwald trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Zermatt to Oberwald. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Oberwald

Outdoors · Nature · Parks · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

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Furka Pass ©
Furka Pass
Grimsel Pass ©
Grimsel Pass
Nufenen Pass ©
Nufenen Pass

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St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
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Venture out of the city with trips to Old Town Chur (in Chur), Val Roseg (in Pontresina) and Caumasee (in Flims). The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of San Gian, take in the dramatic natural features at Bernina Pass, and take some stellar pictures from Muottas Muragl.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Oberwald to St. Moritz in 4 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 44°F, and evening lows to 32°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Lugano.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass

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Lugano

Lugano ©

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lugano: Falconeria Locarno (in Locarno) and Bellinzona (Chiesa Collegiata dei SS Pietro e Stefano, Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano, buy something for everyone on your list at Fox Town Factory Stores, make a trip to Swissminiatur, and soak in style at Splash & Spa Tamaro.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Lugano tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Lugano takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Moritz in November; daily highs in Lugano reach 54°F and lows reach 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Baths

Side Trips

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Santa Maria degli Angioli ©
Santa Maria degli Angioli
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte Bre ©
Monte Bre

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