8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

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8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Interlaken
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  18​h 15​min
End: Singapore

3
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Bring the kids along to Zoo Zurich and Parapark Zurich. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Mt Pilatus, Markuskirche, & more). There's more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich and take a stroll through Old Town.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Zurich travel planner.

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -7 hour difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in December: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 5°C and lows are around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

3
nights
Interlaken

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Family-friendly places like Skigebiet Betelberg and Seilpark Interlaken will thrill your kids. Step out of Interlaken with an excursion to Grindelwald-First in Grindelwald--about 58 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, have some family-friendly fun at Heidi's Photo Chalet, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, and fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Interlaken travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Zurich in December: high temperatures in Interlaken hover around 1°C and lows are around -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Skigebiet Betelberg
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Parasailing & Paragliding

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