7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Fly
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Zurich
— 1 day
Drive
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Interlaken
— 1 night
Drive
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Bern
— 1 night
Drive
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Geneva
— 1 night
Drive
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Lugano
— 2 nights
Bus to Milan Malpensa, Fly to Delhi

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Zurich

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To see ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary planning website.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in October; daily highs in Zurich reach 17°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your trip
Lake Zurich ©
Must see
Lake Zurich
4.7
Museum Rietberg ©
Art Museum
Museum Rietberg
4.6

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Brienz Rothorn Bahn, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Interlaken online sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Harderkulm ©
Mountain
Harderkulm
4.5

1
night
Bern

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
You've now added Bundesplatz to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, take some stellar pictures from The Cathedral of Bern, then make a trip to Bundesplatz, and finally ponder the world of politics at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Bern trip planning app.

You can drive from Interlaken to Bern in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Bern are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Geneva.

Things to do in Bern

Shopping · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
World heritage site
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
4.7
Bundesplatz ©
Landmark
Bundesplatz
4.3

1
night
Geneva

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 11th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva.

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

You can drive from Bern to Geneva in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature
Highlights from your trip
Lake Geneva ©
Must see
Lake Geneva
4.7

2
nights
Lugano

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
On the 12th (Wed), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte San Salvatore and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano. Here are some ideas for day two: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Tamaro, then explore the historical opulence of Castelli di Bellinzona, and then step into the grandiose world of Castelgrande.

You can plan Lugano trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can drive from Geneva to Lugano in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. October in Lugano sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Lake Lugano ©
Water Body
Lake Lugano
4.7
Monte Tamaro ©
Mountain
Monte Tamaro
4.5

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