5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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5 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Frankfurt
Fly + Drive:  6 h 45 min
1
Davos
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
Sils im Engadin
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
3
Zermatt
— 2 nights
Drive:  6 h 45 min
End: Frankfurt

1
night
Davos

Davos ©
To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Davos trip planner .

Frankfurt, Germany to Davos is an approximately 7-hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Frankfurt in October; daily highs in Davos reach 13°C and lows reach 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Sils im Engadin.

Things to do in Davos

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trip

Bergbahnen Motta Naluns
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Rinerhorn ©
Rinerhorn
Jacobshorn ©
Jacobshorn
Lake Davos ©
Lake Davos

1
night
Sils im Engadin

Sils im Engadin ©
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Piz Bernina, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake of Staz (Lej da Staz), then explore the activities along Lake Silvaplana, then get outside with Lake Sils, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Val Fex.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Sils im Engadin trip itinerary maker app .

You can drive from Davos to Sils im Engadin in 2 hours. In October in Sils im Engadin, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Sils im Engadin

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Moritz, Lake Silvaplana
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Val Fex ©
Val Fex
Piz Bernina ©
Piz Bernina
Lake Silvaplana ©
Lake Silvaplana

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 12th (Sat), fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, and finally have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Swiss Ski School Saas Fee, then fly down the slopes at Trockener Steg, then contemplate the waterfront views at Riffelsee, and finally trek along 5-Seenweg.

To find where to stay and more tourist information, use the Zermatt day trip site .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Sils im Engadin to Zermatt. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Winter Sports Tours

Side Trip

Swiss Ski School Saas Fee
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Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School ©
Matterhorn Diamonds Ski School
Parasailing & Paragliding
Trockener Steg ©
Trockener Steg

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