14 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Zurich
— 2 nights
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Hergiswil
— 1 night
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Zermatt
— 2 nights
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Geneva
— 2 nights
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Bern
— 2 nights
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Lauterbrunnen
— 1 night
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Lucerne
— 2 nights
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Zurich — 2 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): stroll around Lindenhof Hill. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, then don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse, and then get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich travel itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 11-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in February, with highs in Zurich at 7°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Hergiswil.
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Hergiswil — 1 night

Hergiswil is a municipality in the canton of Nidwalden in Switzerland.HistoryHergiswil is first mentioned around 1303-09 as ze Hergenswile.GeographyHergiswil has an area, of 14.2km2. Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Glasi Hergiswil, take in panoramic vistas at Hammetschwand Lift, and then see the interesting displays at Fortress Furigen.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Hergiswil vacation planning site.

You can drive from Zurich to Hergiswil in an hour. In February, daily temperatures in Hergiswil can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Zermatt.
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Zermatt — 2 nights

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 12th (Sun), take a memorable tour with Tours, see the winter wonderland with Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Gornergrat. On your second day here, tour along fresh powder with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zermatt online journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hergiswil to Zermatt. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Geneva.
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Geneva — 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): explore the activities along Lake Geneva, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and then look for gifts at Molard Souvenirs. On the next day, see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, and then get great views at Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre.

To find ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva holiday tool.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Geneva takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. February in Geneva sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Bern.
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Bern — 2 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Rathaus Bern, take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and finally make a trip to Clock Tower - Zytglogge. On the 17th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: have fun and explore at Chaplin's World, make a trip to Ambra Minerals, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at Garuda Massage.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Bern trip maker.

You can drive from Geneva to Bern in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Geneva in February since evenings lows in Bern dip to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Lauterbrunnen.
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Lauterbrunnen — 1 night

A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Lauterbrunnen trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Bern to Lauterbrunnen by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.
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Lucerne — 2 nights

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Mt Pilatus, identify plant and animal life at Biosphaere Entlebuch, then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, then admire the local landmark of Fontaine du Banneret, and finally take in the views from Chapel Bridge. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Astrid-Kapelle, explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, then take in the awesome beauty at Rigi, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at Navamon Wellness.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Lucerne online visit planner.

Drive from Lauterbrunnen to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. February in Lucerne sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can fly back home.
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Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
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.
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Canton of Nidwalden travel guide

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Specialty Museums · Mountains · Parasailing & Paragliding
The Canton of Nidwalden is a canton of Switzerland. It is located in the centre of Switzerland. The population is 40,287 (in 2007) of which 4,046 (or 10%) are foreigners. The capital is Stans.

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