Europe Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

17th Dec to 31st Dec, 14 Days at Switzerland, Paris

Jump to last reply

Hi There,

I'm planning my honeymoon trip to Switzerland right after my wedding on 16th Dec.
I'll be arriving Zurich @ 7am, 17th Dec and i humbly seek help in my itinerary. I've planned a draft out and i hope you guys can help me with out !!

17th Dec, Day 1 - Zurich, slp at Zurich
18th Dec, Day 2 - Lucerne, (Mt Rigi, Lake Lucerne), Slp at Lucerne
19th Dec, Day 3 - Depart Lucerne early for St Moritz , Slp at St Moritz
20th Dec, Day 4 - St Moritz, Slp at St Moritz
21st Dec, Day 5 - Depart St Mortiz early for Zermatt, Slp at Zermatt
22nd Dec, Day 6 - Zermatt, Slp at Zermatt
23rd Dec, Day 7 - Zermatt, Slp at Zermatt (Is 3 days too much?)
24th Dec, Day 8 - Depart Zermatt early for Interlaken (Jungfrau), Slp at Berner Oberland, Gimmelwald or Mürren
25th Dec, Day 9 - Spend time at Gimmelwald, Mürren and Berner Oberland, Slp there.
26th Dec, Day 10 - Spend time at Gimmelwald, Mürren and Berner Oberland, Slp there.
(Is 3 days too much?)
27th Dec, Day 11 - Depart Early for Bern, then to Zurich at night, Take Night Train to Paris (Is there such a thing?)
28th Dec, Day 12 - Paris Day 1
29th Dec, Day 13 - Paris Day 2
30th Dec, Day 14, Paris Day 3, take night train back to Zurich
31st Dec, Day 15, Catch my morning 1045 flight at Zurich Airport

Our idea is not to rush but to really enjoy the scenic view of the alps. Preferably we would prefer living the life of the swiss instead of living in the city. Our idea is to focus on Switzerland while Paris would be just a short stop over to Shop.

1) is 3 days at Zermatt too many?
2) Is it recommended to buy Swiss Pass online or Zurich Aiport itself? because we understand that it is cheaper in the airport. But also taking into consideration of the early reservation that we might make in order to "secure" the seat at the express trains like Glacier Express.
3) Is it necessary to reserve train seats?
4) Is First class Swiss Pass really necessary?
5) I did not include Lugano and Montreux in my itinerary.. Are they worth including?
6) Is there worthwhile to see in Bern?

I'm really excited about going to one of the most beautiful place on Earth!! :)
Thanks,
Jerome

5 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Writers Needed for Mexico
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Jul 24, 14 at 12:19 PM
View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 Cornwall or Paris?
  2. 2 Apartment cooking in Paris
  3. 3 Itinerary Check: Zurich, Munich, Prague, VIenna and Berlin in 20 Days
  4. 4 Travel Time from St. Pancras to Paddington
  5. 5 Teaching English in Europe or Asia
  6. 6 Ronda or Vejer de la Frontera?
  7. 7 impact of the euro on travel costs
  8. 8 Trip Report Amsterdam: the food : tip report day 1
  9. 9 CNN votes Utrecht the worlds best cycling city
  10. 10 23 days in Italy - itenerary HELP
  11. 11 What should we eat in Portugal?
  12. 12 spain
  13. 13 Help with Madrid Location
  14. 14 Trip Report Photos from our Nearly 2 Weeks in Turkey
  15. 15 Mosel Valley Base - NOT Rhine Valley Base
  16. 16 Trip Report A Trip Report in Pictures - Ireland, E to W, S to N
  17. 17 2 full days in Paris
  18. 18 Trip Report Our Adventure to the Southeast of England and London
  19. 19 Good Paris Self-guided Walking Tour Book?
  20. 20 where to stay dolomites Italy
  21. 21 Trip Report There's No Place Like London: Part 2
  22. 22 Help for San Sebastian
  23. 23 Need advice on itinerary for Germany
  24. 24 Best luggage for a 7 week trip
  25. 25 How do you organize yourself on vacation?
View next 25 » Back to the top