9 days in Bern & Zurich Itinerary

9 days in Bern & Zurich Itinerary

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Bern
— 2 nights
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Zurich
— 6 nights

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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 29th (Sun): visit UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, engage your brain at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), then get interesting insight from Tours, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Aare River. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), then get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, then make a trip to Bundesplatz, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Clock Tower - Zytglogge.

To find maps and other tourist information, read Bern day trip planner.

Lausanne to Bern is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Bern are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 28 — 30:
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
4.7
Water Body
Aare River
4.9

6
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Mt Pilatus (in Kriens), Astrid-Kapelle (in Kuessnacht am Rigi) and Lucerne (Rigi, Lake Lucerne, &more). Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Old Town, stop by pure & tasty WESTGARDE AG, get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zurich day trip planner.

You can take a train from Bern to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. November in Zurich sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 6:
Highlights from your trip
©
Must see
Old Town
4.6
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Must see
Lake Zurich
4.7

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