10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

10 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Glarus
— 1 night
2
Zermatt
— 2 nights
3
Interlaken
— 3 nights
4
Lucerne
— 3 nights

1
night
Glarus

Glarus ©
The Canton of Glarus is a canton in east central Switzerland. On the 2nd (Wed), take in the dramatic natural features at Landesplattenberg Engi and then look for all kinds of wild species at Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Glarus online attractions planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Glarus is an approximately 9-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. In October, Glarus is cooler than Cairo - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Glarus

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Landesplattenberg Engi
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Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona ©
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
Landesplattenberg Engi ©
Landesplattenberg Engi

2
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Mountaineers' Cemetery, thentake in the dramatic natural features at Gorner Gorge, thenenjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and finally take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn. Keep things going the next day: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Zermatt tour builder website.

Explore your travel options from Glarus to Zermatt with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Tours Winter Sports
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The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
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.
Visiting Jungfraujoch and Speed Boats Tours will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen, get a taste of the local shopping with Molitor, identify plant and animal life at Alpenwildpark, and glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Interlaken travel itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Interlaken in 3 hours. In October, daytime highs in Interlaken are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Molitor, Maennlichen
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get outdoors at Mt Pilatus and Lake Lucerne. Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Zurich (Fraumünster Church & Lake Zurich). And it doesn't end there: take in the views from Chapel Bridge, take in the awesome beauty at Rigi, look for all kinds of wild species at Biosphaere Entlebuch, and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Lucerne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. October in Lucerne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trip

Zurich
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Rigi ©
Rigi

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