15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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15 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  17​h
1
Geneva
— 1 night
2
Bern
— 2 nights
3
Murren
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
4
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Appenzell
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
6
Zurich
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Singapore

1
night
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and finally see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip planning site .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Geneva is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December; daily highs in Geneva reach 6°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

2
nights
Bern

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Aare River, admire the local landmark of Vennerbrunnen, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then ponder the world of politics at Rathaus, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, tour the pleasant surroundings at Hohematte Park, take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then pause for some photo ops at Zahringerbrunnen, then admire the landmark architecture of The Cathedral of Bern, and finally admire the local landmark of Mosesbrunnen.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Bern trip tool .

You can drive from Geneva to Bern in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Geneva in December, plan for slightly colder nights in Bern, with lows around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can drive to Murren.

Things to do in Bern

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Interlaken
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Rose Garden (Rosengarten) ©
Rose Garden (Rosengarten)
Parasailing & Paragliding
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

2
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
On the 13th (Fri), take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle and then get great views at Jungfraujoch. Here are some ideas for day two: trek along Blumental Panorama Trail, then make a trip to 007 Walk of fame - Schilthorn, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Murren online trip maker .

Drive from Bern to Murren in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Murren

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Trümmelbachfälle
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 15th (Sun), get great views at Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge, then fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and then get great views at Gornergrat. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, then take in the views from Hangebrucke, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga.

Make your Zermatt itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Take a train from Murren to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise

1
night
Appenzell

Appenzell ©
Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): examine the collection at Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte, enjoy the views from Santis der Berg, then explore the world behind art at Kunstmuseum Appenzell, then see the interesting displays at Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Appenzell Customs.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Appenzell trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Zermatt to Appenzell with the Route module. In December in Appenzell, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Appenzell

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Urnaesch
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Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch ©
Santis der Berg ©
Santis der Berg
Kunstmuseum Appenzell ©
Kunstmuseum Appenzell

4
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Lion Monument, & more). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Swiss National Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), look for gifts at Victorinox Flagship Store Zurich, and pause for some photo ops at Pestalozzianlage.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Appenzell to Zurich takes 1.5 hours. In December in Zurich, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town

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