9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

9 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland sightseeing planner

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Fly to Milan Malpensa, Train to Zermatt
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Zermatt
— 1 night
Train
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Bern
— 1 night
Drive
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Chur
— 1 night
Drive
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St. Moritz
— 1 night
Drive
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Zurich
— 2 nights
Fly

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Fri): see the winter wonderland with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, have fun at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and then take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga. Here are some ideas for day two: tee off at Golf Club Matterhorn, don't miss a visit to Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge, take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, then stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally browse the exhibits of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Zermatt online vacation builder.

Singapore, Singapore to Zermatt is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Singapore Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 7 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bern.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 9 — 10:

Bern

— 1 night

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): examine the collection at Zentrum Paul Klee (Paul Klee Center), get great views at The Cathedral of Bern, make a trip to Bundesplatz, then walk around Gurten, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Federal Building (Bundeshaus).

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bern travel site.

Traveling by train from Zermatt to Bern takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in November, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to drive to Chur.

Things to do in Bern

Museums · Parks · Shopping · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 11:

Chur

— 1 night
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take a stroll through Heididorf, then explore the activities along Caumasee, and then take a stroll through Old Town Chur.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Chur trip planner.

Getting from Bern to Chur by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Chur

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 11 — 12:

St. Moritz

— 1 night
St.
On the 13th (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Silvaplana, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake St. Moritz, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Muottas Muragl, and finally take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza.

Make your St. Moritz itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Chur to St. Moritz takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or ride a tram. November in St. Moritz sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 13:

Zurich

— 2 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Limmat and then walk around Lindenhofplatz. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum, then visit Niederdorf, and then snap pictures at Spreuer Bridge (Spreuerbrucke).

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich vacation maker tool.

You can drive from St. Moritz to Zurich in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In November, daytime highs in Zurich are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Nov 13 — 15:

Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Landmarks
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.