27 days in Zurich & Geneva Itinerary

27 days in Zurich & Geneva Itinerary

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27 days in Zurich & Geneva Itinerary

Start: Geneva
Fly:  2​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
2
Geneva
— 24 nights
End: Geneva

2
nights
Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Zurich, then wander the streets of Old Town (Altstadt), and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke), and then don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip website .

Geneva to Zurich is an approximately 2.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Zurich are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town (Altstadt) ©
Old Town (Altstadt)
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus

24
nights
Geneva

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Explore Geneva's surroundings by going to Montreux (Freddie Mercury Memorial Statue, Rochers-de-Naye, & more), Lausanne (Le Port d'Ouchy, The Olympic Museum, & more) and Chillon Castle (in Veytaux). Spend the 9th (Tue) exploring at Lake Geneva. Pack the 27th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Aquaparc. There's much more to do: admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, head outdoors with The Mont-Fort, take some stellar pictures from Lauenensee, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, daytime highs in Geneva are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lausanne, Sion, Nendaz, Verbier, Montreux
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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