16 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

16 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zermatt
— 5 nights
2
Oberwald
— 1 night
3
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
4
Lugano
— 4 nights

5
nights
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. Next up on the itinerary: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, head outdoors with Gornergrat, have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and trek along Murmelweg Wanderung.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zermatt vacation planning site.

Atlanta, USA to Zermatt is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Atlanta to Zermatt is 6 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Oberwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trips

Chateau de Chillon, Historical village of Saanen
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon

1
night
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, thentake 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

Side Trips

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

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Venture out of the city with trips to Old Town Chur (in Chur), Val Roseg (in Pontresina) and Caumasee (in Flims). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Bernina Pass, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Gian, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz, and take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the St. Moritz visit planner.

You can drive from Oberwald to St. Moritz in 4 hours. In November in St. Moritz, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. 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

Side Trips

Pontresina, Old Town Chur, Church of San Gian, Bernina Pass, Caumasee
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Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Bernina Pass ©
Bernina Pass
Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz

4
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
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: Bellinzona (Chiesa Collegiata dei SS Pietro e Stefano, Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie, &more) and Falconeria Locarno (in Locarno). 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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant' Antonio Abate, 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; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from St. Moritz in November; daily highs in Lugano reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Swissminiatur, Falconeria Locarno, Cimitero Monumentale, Fox Town Factory Stores
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Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte Bre ©
Monte Bre
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore

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