9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Lucerne
— 2 nights
2
Grindelwald
— 3 nights
3
Zermatt
— 3 nights

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, then appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and finally admire the striking features of Lucerne Station. On the 15th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Old Town and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Lucerne trip maker tool.

Mumbai, India to Lucerne is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. Traveling from Mumbai to Lucerne, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Mumbai in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Lucerne, with highs around 28°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

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Zurich
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Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

3
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Grindelwald is known for winter sports, nature, and trails. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, hike along The Eiger, take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, and identify plant and animal life at Maennlichen.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Grindelwald journey planning site.

You can drive from Lucerne to Grindelwald in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature · Parks · Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Lauterbrunnen, Schynige Platte
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier

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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.
On the 19th (Wed), enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and then cruise along Gornergrat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Thu): snap pictures at Hangebrucke, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then explore the activities along Riffelsee.

To see reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Zermatt road trip planning tool.

Drive from Grindelwald to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Tours
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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

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