Planning honeymoon in switzerland first week may 2013
Replies: 7 - Last Post: Dec 11, 2012 1:56 AM Last Post By: neckervd
Dec 10, 2012 10:17 PM
Planning honeymoon in switzerland first week may 2013Planning to visit switzerland for honeymoon in first week of MAY 2013.
Need to know the weather conditions during this time and what all things to be packed keeping the weather in mind.
Also what all cities will be good to visit for newly wed.
Dec 10, 2012 10:40 PM
Dec 10, 2012 10:43 PM
Dec 10, 2012 10:53 PM
3Switzerland is like Australia or Scotland. The cities are not bad, but the countryside is even better. I'd park myself personally in a quiet village in the Bernese Oberland or Valais regions. As for the weather, it depends on your altitude. The peaks could still be getting snow, but you could be in T shirts down in the valley.
Dec 10, 2012 11:34 PM
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Dec 11, 2012 12:44 AM
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Dec 11, 2012 1:56 AM
7Weather: unpredictble, sunny or rainy, may be snowfall above a limit lying between 1500 and 3500 metres. Temperatures between plus 25 degrees and minus 15 degrees centigrade (the latter having been measured at Jungfraujoch).
Places not to miss in Switzerland:
scenic train Chatelard - Emosson, may be combined with the visit of the Chamonix area,
Steam train Furka Pass (until first weekend of Oct)
Entirely walled medieval town of Murten
Roman theatre and museum of Avenches
Menhirs around Grandson and Yverdon
Gorges de l'Areuse and Creux du Van
Watch museums at La Chaux de Fonds and Le Locle
Underground mills of Le Locle
Musical box museums at L'Auberson, Ste-Croix and Seewen SO
Celtic lake dwelling museums at Neuchatel-Hauterive and Biel/Bienne
Caves of Vallorbe, Reclere, Beatus
Medieval city of Berne and it's fine museums
Ballenberg Eco museum and nearby Aar gorges
Lucerne: historic center, Rosengart Museum (Picassos), Glacier mills, steamboats plying the lake, cog railways to Pilatus and Rigi
Baroque churches/monasteries at Solothurn, St. Urban, Einsiedeln, St. Gallen
Subtropical gardens at Brissago Islands, Isola Bella (Italy), Isola Madre (I), Villa Carlotta (I)
Engadin Valley (St. Moritz - Scuol)
Swiss National Museum at Zurich with dependances at Schwyz, Nyon/Prangins, Gandria (Lugano),
Aletsch Glacier (Riederalp)
Rhine falls and historic towns of Schaffhausen (with castle) and Stein am Rhein
Medieval Gruyeres with cheese diary and nerby chocolate factory (Cailler at Broc)
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