13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

13 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland travel planner

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Fly
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Geneva
— 2 nights
Drive
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Bern
— 2 nights
Drive
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Appenzell
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zurich
— 6 nights
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Geneva

Capital of Peace

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 24th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Port-Choiseul, then kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis, then take in the exciting artwork at MB&F M.A.D.Gallery, and finally examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum and then see the interesting displays at The Olympic Museum Lausanne (Musee Olympique).

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva trip itinerary planning website.

Hyderabad, India to Geneva is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Hyderabad to Geneva. Traveling from Hyderabad in October, expect Geneva to be much colder, temps between 19°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Beaches · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 23 — 25:

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Bern

City of Bears

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 26th (Mon): fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour and then cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydive Switzerland. On your second day here, take an in-depth tour of Bernisches Historisches Museum - Einstein Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, then admire the masterpieces at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), and finally shop like a local with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Bern trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Bern takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in October, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Appenzell.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors · Adventure · Tours · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 25 — 27:

2
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Appenzell

Appenzell District is a district of the canton of Appenzell Innerrhoden in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 28th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Kunsthalle Ziegelhutte, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St Mauritius Church, then see the interesting displays at Museum Appenzell, and finally head outdoors with Seealpsee. On the 29th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR, see the interesting displays at Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch, then examine the collection at Appenzeller Brauchtumsmuseum Urnäsch, and finally stop by Alpschaukaeserei Schwaegalp.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Appenzell trip planner.

You can drive from Bern to Appenzell in 2.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Appenzell are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Appenzell

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:

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Zurich

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Head to Bahnhofstrasse and Kunsthalle Luzernfor some retail therapy. Popular historic sites such as Old Town and Hofkirche are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Winterthur (Gewerbemuseum Winterthur & Uhren Sammlung Kellenberger), Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (The Rosengart Collection, Bourbaki Panorama, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum, and explore the activities along Lake Zurich.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Zurich attractions planning website.

You can drive from Appenzell to Zurich in 1.5 hours. In October, daytime highs in Zurich are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 4:

Switzerland travel guide

4.6
Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.