6 days in Lugano & Interlaken Itinerary

6 days in Lugano & Interlaken Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland visit planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Milan Malpensa, Bus to Lugano
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Lugano
— 1 night
Drive
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Interlaken
— 4 nights
Fly

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Lugano

— 1 night

Monte Carlo of Switzerland

Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Piazza della Riforma.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lugano travel planning website.

Cairo, Egypt to Lugano is an approximately 8-hour combination of flight and bus. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Cairo in August; daily highs in Lugano reach 32°C and lows reach 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lugano

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Interlaken

— 4 nights
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Lucerne (Lake Lucerne & Lion Monument). There's lots more to do: glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take some stellar pictures from Jungfraujoch, get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Interlaken trip maker tool.

You can drive from Lugano to Interlaken in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lugano in August; daily highs in Interlaken reach 26°C and lows reach 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for the flight back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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