25 days in Switzerland Itinerary

25 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Zurich
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Grindelwald
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
3
Murren
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Train:  8 h 30 min
5
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Neuhausen am Rheinfall
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Gstaad
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Gimmelwald
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h
9
Stein am Rhein
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  12 h
End: New Delhi

1
night
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Sechselautenplatz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wasserkirche, see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, then browse the collection at Zentralbibliothek, and finally look for gifts at Maurice de Mauriac. On the next day, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, walk around Platzspitz Park, and then explore the activities along Seebad Enge.

To see reviews, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip maker website.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Zurich. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in October, with highs in Zurich at 17°C and lows at 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
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Platzspitz Park ©
Platzspitz Park
Maurice de Mauriac ©
Maurice de Mauriac
Walking tours

2
nights
Grindelwald

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): make a trip to Lauterbrunnen Church, tour the pleasant surroundings at Maennlichen Romantic Trail, trek along Maennlichen Royal Walk, then wander the streets of Alpiglen, and finally examine the collection at Grindelwald Museum. On your second day here, trek along Lieselotte Trail, look for gifts at Mont -Bell Grindelwald, then take in the awesome beauty at The Wetterhorn, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Schwarzhorn.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Grindelwald trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Grindelwald takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Murren.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trip

Lauterbrunnen Church
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 15:
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Maennlichen Romantic Trail ©
Maennlichen Romantic Trail
The Wetterhorn ©
The Wetterhorn
Maennlichen Royal Walk ©
Maennlichen Royal Walk

2
nights
Murren

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
On the 16th (Fri), don't miss a visit to 007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn, snap pictures at Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Allmendhubel, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at North face Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take some stellar pictures from Thrill Walk Felsensteg Birg and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Murren holiday planner.

Getting from Grindelwald to Murren by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Murren

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 17:
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke ©
Fussgaenger-Hangebruecke
007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn ©
007 Walk of Fame - Schilthorn

3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hinterdorfstrasse and Kapelle Gornergrat "Bernhard von Aosta". The adventure continues: explore the activities along Stellisee, take in the awesome beauty at Oberrothorn, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and stop by Laderach.

To find maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Zermatt trip planner.

Traveling by train from Murren to Zermatt takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 20:
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Oberrothorn ©
Oberrothorn
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse
Stellisee ©
Stellisee

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Kirche San Karl St. Moritz-Bad, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, get engrossed in the history at Engadine Museum, then don't miss a visit to The Leaning Tower, Engadin St. Moritz, and finally explore the world behind art at Berry Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Silvaplana, appreciate the views at Engadine, then go for a walk through Heidi's blumenweg, then go for a walk through Schellen Ursli Path, and finally make a trip to Chesa Futura.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the St. Moritz route planner.

Take a train from Zermatt to St. Moritz in 8.5 hours. October in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 4°C at night. On the 23rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Neuhausen am Rheinfall.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Lake Silvaplana
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 23:
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Piz Bernina ©
Piz Bernina
Engadine ©
Engadine
Engadine Museum ©
Engadine Museum

3
nights
Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Neuhausen am Rheinfall ©
Neuhausen am Rheinfall is a small municipality best known as home to Rhine Falls, a tourist attraction and Europe's largest waterfall.
Step off the beaten path and head to Ebianum Baggermuseum & Events and Stadtbibliothek Schaffhausen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Neuhausen am Rheinfall: Klingnauer Stausee (in Klingnau), Traegerverein Cheisacherturm (in Laufenburg) and Swiss Military Museum Full (in Bad Zurzach). There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Laufen, go for a walk through Sackelamtshusli, see the interesting displays at Museum zu Allerheiligen, and steep yourself in history at Town Tower.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Neuhausen am Rheinfall online trip builder.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Neuhausen am Rheinfall in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from St. Moritz in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Neuhausen am Rheinfall: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Gstaad.

Things to do in Neuhausen am Rheinfall

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Schaffhausen, Bergtrotte Osterfingen, Schloss Laufen, Town Tower, Klingnauer Stausee
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 26:
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Museum zu Allerheiligen ©
Museum zu Allerheiligen
Ebianum Baggermuseum & Events ©
Ebianum Baggermuseum & Events
Traegerverein Cheisacherturm ©
Traegerverein Cheisacherturm

3
nights
Gstaad

Gstaad ©
Gstaad is a village in the German-speaking section of the Canton of Bern in southwestern Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): hike along Lauenensee Loop Trail, trek along Col du Pillon - Glacier 3000 - Sanetsch - Gsteig, make a trip to Pedestrianised Promenade and Shopping Mile, then trek along Yehudi Menuhin's Philosophers Trail, and finally trek along Lake Lauenen - Geltenhutte SAC - Lauenensee. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to L'Abbaye d'Hauterive, look for all kinds of wild species at Vallee du Gotteron, then take in the views from Bern Bridge, then snap pictures at Pont du Milieu, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Suisse de la Marionnette.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Gstaad online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Neuhausen am Rheinfall to Gstaad in 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Gimmelwald.

Things to do in Gstaad

Trails Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Fribourg, Lauenensee, L'Abbaye d'Hauterive, Historical village of Saanen
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 29:
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Vallee du Gotteron ©
Vallee du Gotteron
Bern Bridge ©
Bern Bridge
L'Abbaye d'Hauterive ©
L'Abbaye d'Hauterive

3
nights
Gimmelwald

Gimmelwald ©
Gimmelwald is a small village in the Bernese Oberland in Switzerland, halfway up the mountain between Stechelberg and Mürren, at an elevation of 1363 meters (4472 feet). Step out of Gimmelwald with an excursion to Lotschental Valley in Blatten--about 38 minutes away. There's more to do: stroll through Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli and admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Gimmelwald tour builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gstaad to Gimmelwald. In October in Gimmelwald, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 6°C at night. You will leave for Stein am Rhein on the 1st (Sun).

Things to do in Gimmelwald

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trips

Trümmelbachfälle, Lotschental Valley
Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 1:
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Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli ©
Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

3
nights
Stein am Rhein

Stein am Rhein ©
Stein am Rhein is a historic town and a municipality in the canton of Schaffhausen in Switzerland.The town has a well-preserved medieval centre, retaining the ancient street plan. On the 2nd (Mon), trek along Wein-Wanderweg Weinfelden, stroll around Seeburg Park, and then take in the waterfront at Landungssteg Altnau. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Weingut Hausammann, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bruderklausen-Kapelle Frauenfeld, enjoy breathtaking views from Stahlibuckturm, get engrossed in the history at Museum Lindwurm, then look for gifts at Ihr Fabrikat & Meerhaus, and finally examine the collection at Krippenwelt.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Stein am Rhein vacation planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Gimmelwald to Stein am Rhein. In November in Stein am Rhein, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Stein am Rhein

Parks Museums Trails

Side Trips

Frauenfeld, Seeburg Park, Wein-Wanderweg Weinfelden, Landungssteg Altnau, Weingut Hausammann
Find places to stay Nov 1 — 4:
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Seeburg Park ©
Seeburg Park
Krippenwelt ©
Krippenwelt
Museum Lindwurm ©
Museum Lindwurm

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