7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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7 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Budapest
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Basel
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Interlaken
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Zurich
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Budapest

1
night
Basel

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sat): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate the long history of Basel Minster, and then get to know the resident critters at Zoo Basel. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Fondation Beyeler, see the interesting displays at Jean Tinguely Museum, then see the interesting displays at Basel Paper Mill Museum, and finally take a stroll through Altstadt-Spaziergange durch Basel.

To find reviews and other tourist information, read Basel trip app .

Budapest, Hungary to Basel is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Basel

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Fondation Beyeler
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Fondation Beyeler ©
Fondation Beyeler
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster
Zoo Basel ©
Zoo Basel

2
nights
Interlaken

Interlaken ©
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.
On the 22nd (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Maennlichen, then head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken, and then take a memorable tour with Tours. On your second day here, take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, explore the ancient world of Unspunnen Castle, then get your game on at Seilpark Interlaken, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Interlaken trip maker site .

Traveling by car from Basel to Interlaken takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Basel in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Interlaken: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Maennlichen
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Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen
Parasailing & Paragliding
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Wed): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, kick back and relax at Ufschotti Park, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich day trip site .

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 26th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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