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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): fly down the slopes at Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, and then take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga. On the 10th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: play a few rounds at Golf Club Matterhorn, get great views at Viewpoint Kirchbrucke bridge, then go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse, then make a trip to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Zermatt itinerary maker site.

Singapore, Singapore to Zermatt is an approximately 18.5-hour combination of flight and train. You'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Zermatt due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bern.
Outdoors · Tours · Winter Sports · Parks
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Bern — 1 night

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), contemplate in the serene atmosphere 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.
Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Shopping
Side Trip
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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): appreciate the extensive heritage of 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.
Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature
Side Trips
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St. Moritz — 1 night

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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.

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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.
Nature · Parks
Side Trips
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Zurich — 2 nights

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.
Parks · Nature · Museums · Neighborhoods
Side Trip
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Switzerland travel guide

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Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
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.