Interlaken Itinerary 1 Day

Best Places to Visit in Interlaken in 1 day

We are trying to help you in making the best of your 1 day in Interlaken. These are the most preferred places to visit in Interlaken in 1 day by fellow travelers and experts. Even though one day in Interlaken may not prove to be sufficient, one can still explore the highlights of Interlaken.

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A Day in Interlaken - Perfect 24 Hours Guide

Situated amidst the gorgeous Swiss Alps, Interlaken is a resort town is sandwiched between the gloriously turquoise Lake Brienz and the deep-blue Lake Thun. Serving as a perfect base to soak in Switzerland’s picturesque scenery, Interlaken provides visitors with the best of a breath-taking natural beauty and above all, the prospects of a laid-back vacation. Make the best of your 24 hours in Interlaken using this Interlaken Itinerary 1 Day.

How to spend one day in Interlaken?

Begin your day with a visit to the Interlaken Monastery and Castle which date back to the 12th century. The remains of the 14th-century bell tower, the wonderfully designed windows, and the Gothic cloister all add to the attractiveness quotient of this place.

Next, head to Unterseen, which is one of the few towns that make up Interlaken and is a medieval town located on the coast of Lake Thun. A 1471 parish church, with a Late Gothic tower located in the old part of the town, is the primary attraction of this town. Full of gardens, pastures, and farms, this town gives you a glimpse into the non-touristy side of Interlaken.

In the evening, spend a pleasant evening at Lake Thun, the picturesque deep-blue lake bordering the western part of Interlaken. Surrounded by mountains and dotted by pretty little villages, Lake Thun is straight out of a fairy-tale! Take a boating cruise on this lake to enjoy the best of this waterbody. If you have time to spare, you can also take a brief pitstop at the medieval Old Town and lakeside castle that is perched on the edge of this lake. Here, you will also find a museum full of 14th-century furniture, arms, and armor, tapestries, as well as Roman artifacts.

End your day with a visit to St Beatus Caves nestled on the north-eastern side of Lake Thun at an elevation. Named after the 6th-century Irish monk, Beatus, this karst cave system boasts of an impressive walkway, intriguing chambers, and unique features such as underground waterfalls and dark craters. It may get overwhelming to plan a trip to such a vast city when you have limited time. So, read on to create the perfect Interlaken itinerary 1 day.

Sightseeing Tours and Activities for 1-Day in Interlaken

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Best Hotels in Interlaken for 1 Day Trip

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With More Days in Hand

If you have more than a day in hand, look out for travel ideas for 2 days in Interlaken or 3 days in Interlaken. You can plan to spend more time at the attractions you find interesting. Enjoy the local restaurants, nightlife, treks, other adventure activites and more. Check the list of top things to do in Interlaken.

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