4 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

4 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

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4 days in Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Manchester
Fly + train:  8​h 30​min
1
Zermatt
— 1 night
train:  5​h 15​min
2
Mendrisio
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Chur
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Manchester

1
night
Zermatt

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 18th (Tue), fly down the slopes at Matterhorn Ski Paradise and then tee off at Golf Club Matterhorn.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt trip maker app .

Manchester, UK to Zermatt is an approximately 8.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Zermatt. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mendrisio.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Winter Sports Parks
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Golf Club Matterhorn ©
Golf Club Matterhorn
Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Matterhorn Ski Paradise

1
night
Mendrisio

Mendrisio ©
Mendrisio is a municipality in the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.Mendrisio is the seat of the Accademia di Architettura of the university of Italian-speaking Switzerland (USI).The municipality was boosted in size on 4 April 2004 when it incorporated the former municipality of Salorino. Start off your visit on the 19th (Wed): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello, then Head underground at Percorso del Cemento, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Parco delle Gole della Breggia.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Mendrisio trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Zermatt to Mendrisio in 5.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Chur.

Things to do in Mendrisio

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Morbio Inferiore, Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello
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Parco Archeologico di Tremona-Castello ©
Parco delle Gole della Breggia ©
Parco delle Gole della Breggia

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Chur

Chur ©
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 20th (Thu): head outdoors with Heididorf, take a stroll through Old Town Chur, and then make a trip to Obere Gasse.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Chur trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Mendrisio to Chur takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Chur

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Trails

Side Trip

Heididorf
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Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur
Heididorf ©
Heididorf
Obere Gasse ©
Obere Gasse

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