7 days in Lucerne & Zurich Itinerary

7 days in Lucerne & Zurich Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lucerne
— 2 nights
2
Zurich
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Step out of the city life by going to Mt Pilatus and Parasailing & Paragliding. And it doesn't end there: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Peter’s Chapel.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Lucerne online trip itinerary builder.

Sydney, Australia to Lucerne is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Lucerne is minus 9 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Sydney in October: high temperatures in Lucerne hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Parasailing & Paragliding, Jungfraujoch
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Parasailing & Paragliding

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nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Zurich, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and then visit Old Town. On the next day, stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche Enge.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Zurich takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nature
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

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