8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Switzerland trip planner

Make it your trip
Fly to Zürich Airport, Drive to Lucerne
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Lucerne
— 2 nights
Drive
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Interlaken
— 4 nights
Drive to Zürich Airport, Fly to Lahore

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Lucerne

— 2 nights
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Zurich (Old Town, Lake Zurich, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, snap pictures at Spreuer Bridge (Spreuerbrucke), and appreciate the history behind Lion Monument.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne day trip planning site.

Lahore, Pakistan to Lucerne is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Pakistan Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Lahore in September; daily highs in Lucerne reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 25 — 28:

Interlaken

— 4 nights
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.
Interlaken is known for adventure, nature, and classes. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get to know the fascinating history of Kleine Scheidegg, and admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Interlaken trip itinerary tool.

Getting from Lucerne to Interlaken by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. September in Interlaken sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Tours · Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 28 — Oct 2:

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.