5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

5 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip planner

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Geneva
— 1 day
Drive
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Zermatt
— 1 night
Drive
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Zurich
— 3 nights
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Geneva

— 1 day

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 (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall, then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Geneva online trip itinerary builder.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Geneva is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. When traveling from Kuwait City in February, plan for cooler days in Geneva, with highs around 7°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in Geneva

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Zermatt

— 1 night
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 25th (Fri), hit the slopes at Trockener Steg, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, then pause for some serene contemplation at Intercontinental Church Society, and finally get great views at Gornergrat.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Geneva to Zermatt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports
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Zurich

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. On the 27th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and then wander the streets of Old Town.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zurich road trip planning site.

You can drive from Zermatt to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In February, daytime highs in Zurich are 7°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
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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.