3 days in Zurich, Lucerne & Swiss Alps Itinerary

3 days in Zurich, Lucerne & Swiss Alps Itinerary

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3 days in Zurich, Lucerne & Swiss Alps Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  16​h 15​min
1
Zurich
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
2
Lucerne
— Few hours
train:  2​h
3
Locarno
— Few hours
Drive + Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: Singapore

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Zurich

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 31st (Wed), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

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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. Traveling from Singapore to Zurich, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Singapore, expect a bit cooler days and cooler nights in Zurich, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

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Lucerne

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

For more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Lucerne holiday builder .

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can catch the train to Locarno.

Things to do in Lucerne

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Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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Locarno

Locarno
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Locarno trip itinerary app .

Take a train from Lucerne to Locarno in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. When traveling from Lucerne in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Locarno, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. You'll set off for home on the 31st (Wed).

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