9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Montreux
— 1 night
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Interlaken
— 2 nights
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Lucerne
— 5 nights

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Montreux

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): learn about winemaking at Corniche Lavaux Vineyards, take in the pleasant sights at Montreux Lakeside, then walk around Riserva naturale Les Grangettes, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Montreux trip app.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Montreux is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Abu Dhabi to Montreux is minus 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Montreux

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Wineries

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Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards ©
Corniche Lavaux Vineyards
Riserva naturale Les Grangettes ©
Riserva naturale Les Grangettes

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Interlaken

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch and then take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen. On the next day, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, stop by UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then look for all kinds of wild species at Barenpark, and finally ponder the world of politics at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

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Traveling by car from Montreux to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Outdoors · Shopping

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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Visit Old Town and Hofkirche for their historical value. Visiting Mt Pilatus and Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona will get you outdoors. Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Museum POST AB! (in Weisstannen) and Zurich (Lake Zurich, Bahnhofstrasse, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, stop by Altstadt Luzern, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Seebad Eich.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucerne road trip planner.

Getting from Interlaken to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Lucerne are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Neighborhoods · Nature · Historic Sites

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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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