Europe Forums

Post New Topic

Recent Activity

View all Europe activity »
  1. 1 A bit overwhelmed!!!
  2. 2 Trip Report Italian Opera-Edinburgh Tattoo-"Great" Houses-Cornwall: Ongoing and FINAL
  3. 3 Staying in Madrid for one night?
  4. 4 Is European democracy better than US democracy?
  5. 5 Shorts in South of France?
  6. 6 What's a must to buy in Paris?
  7. 7 Alsace to Austria?
  8. 8 Spain: train/rental car help
  9. 9 UK in May and June
  10. 10 Adivice from experts please, Southern Dutch/Belgium German Borders
  11. 11 Help with Spain/Portugal itinerary 33 days
  12. 12 Drive from Lake Como to Venice
  13. 13 Bath/Cotswolds
  14. 14 Getting from Bordeaux Gare to the airport
  15. 15 Thinking about the Fjords
  16. 16 3 weeks italy itinerary
  17. 17 Italy itinerary - input needed, please!!
  18. 18 Help with 12 day UK Itinerary!
  19. 19 For Paris-knowledgable - best neighborhood to stay a week-plus
  20. 20 Mr & Mrs Annhig need your help planning bucket list trip to Switzerland
  21. 21 Berlin activities -need help with organisation, please
  22. 22 Looking for a UK coach tour company for seniors
  23. 23 23 day honeymoon to Greece
  24. 24 Trip Report With Gratitude for a Glorious Solo Month in Greece
  25. 25 Globus Iberian Tour
View next 25 » Back to the top

Zurich base or West Switzerland for 10 day trip

Jump to last reply

Hi,

My brother has moved base to Zurich and has been living there for a few months now. We thought we could use this opportunity to visit him and see a bit of the region. This will be our second trip to the country in 5 years having visited Jungfrau, Interlaken, Lucerne, Lauterbrunnen, Wengen, etc on the earlier trip.

This will probably be the first week of May. We fly in from India and will probably have about 10 nights.

DW and I are celebrating our 10th wedding anniversary so we have a side trip to Paris for 5 nights.

We're contemplating staying put in Zurich and doing day trips (max overnight stays) upto a 2-3 hour radius (Vaduz, St Gall, Richenau, Basel, Freiburg, Black Forest, etc) or renting a car and exploring the west / south of Switzerland (Neuchatel, Zermatt, some french border towns). I can't decide either way.

We are active 40 year olds but will have 2 of our girls aged 5 & 8. DD2 was 9 months during our last visit to the country and we still hiked up Jungfrau so mobility will not be a problem.

Any suggestions from you Fodorites?? Thanks in advance.

SS

20 Replies |Back to top

Sign in to comment.

Advertisement