15 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

15 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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Start: Zagreb
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
1
Davos
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
2
St. Moritz
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Vals
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Zermatt
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Fiesch in Valais
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Leukerbad
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Verbier
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
8
Lugano
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  3 h 45 min
End: Zagreb

1
night
Davos

Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): fly down the slopes at Davos Klosters Ski Resort, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, admire the masterpieces at Kirchner Museum Davos, then fly down the slopes at Parsenn Skigebiet, and finally head outdoors with Jacobshorn.

To see ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Davos trip planner.

Zagreb, Croatia to Davos is an approximately 7.5- hour combination of flight and car. You can also drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Zagreb in January; daily highs in Davos reach 1°C and lows reach -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) to allow time to drive to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Davos

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Parsenn Skigebiet
Parsenn Skigebiet
Jacobshorn ©
Jacobshorn

3
nights
St. Moritz

St. Moritz ©
St.
Go for a jaunt from St. Moritz to Pontresina to see Val Roseg about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, take some stellar pictures from Diavolezza, take in the awesome beauty at Muottas Muragl, and don't miss a visit to Chesa Futura.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our St. Moritz online travel route builder.

You can drive from Davos to St. Moritz in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 1°C, and evening lows to -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to drive to Vals.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature Parks Spas

Side Trip

Pontresina
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Lake St. Moritz ©
Lake St. Moritz
Morteratsch Glacier ©
Morteratsch Glacier
Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl

1
night
Vals

Vals
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): get outside with Zervreilastausee und Staumauer, then head outdoors with Vitaparcours, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

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

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Vals takes 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Vals

Outdoors Spas
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3
nights
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Zermatt is known for scenic drive, nature, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: cruise along Gornergrat, take in panoramic vistas at Sunnegga, stop by Laderach, and examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Zermatt day trip website.

Explore your travel options from Vals to Zermatt with the Route module. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fiesch in Valais.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Outdoors Nature
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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Sunnegga ©
Sunnegga

1
night
Fiesch in Valais

Fiesch in Valais ©
On the 15th (Fri), fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, snap pictures at Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach, and then fly down the slopes at Aletsch Arena.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Fiesch in Valais travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Zermatt to Fiesch in Valais with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Leukerbad.

Things to do in Fiesch in Valais

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trips

Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach, Aletsch Arena
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Aletsch Arena ©
Aletsch Arena
Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach ©
Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach

1
night
Leukerbad

Europe's largest thermal resort spa welcomes weary hikers and sore skiers for the rejuvenating effects of its soothing waters.
On the 16th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Leuk, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Albinenleitern, then make a trip to Thermalquellen-Steg, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Leukerbad day trip tool.

Drive from Fiesch in Valais to Leukerbad in 1.5 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can go by car to Verbier.

Things to do in Leukerbad

Spas Trails Historic Sites

Side Trip

Schloss Leuk
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Spas
Schloss Leuk ©
Schloss Leuk

2
nights
Verbier

Verbier is a village located in south-western Switzerland in the canton of Valais. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): tour the pleasant surroundings at Bruson Ski Area, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, then look for gifts at Ski Service, and finally join the crowd at Karting Extreme Verbier. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll through Verbier 4 Vallees ski area and then examine the collection at Fondation Pierre Gianadda.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, read Verbier road trip app.

You can drive from Leukerbad to Verbier in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Verbier

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Fondation Pierre Gianadda
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Adrenaline & Extreme Tours
Ski Service ©
Ski Service
Bruson Ski Area ©
Bruson Ski Area

2
nights
Lugano

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Bre, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria degli Angioli, then stroll through Monte San Salvatore, and finally stroll around Parco Civico. On the next day, browse the different shops at Fox Town Factory Stores, then steep yourself in history at Monte San Giorgio, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lugano, and finally stop by Inperfetta Vintage.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Lugano trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Verbier to Lugano takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in Lugano, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Shopping

Side Trips

Monte San Giorgio, Fox Town Factory Stores
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Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Lake Lugano ©
Lake Lugano
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio

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