We are a group of 2 adults and 2 kids(age of 5 and 8) and planning to reach Zurich on 27th June 2017 and will be heading to Paris on 3rd July 2017.After lot of research,I had come up with a sample itinerary and I would like to have expert opinion on this.Our accommodation at Grindelwald and Lucerne are fixed and will not be able to change.Otherwise,I am open to any suggestions and recommendations.I would be glad to hear if any changes to be done on the itinerary which can reduce the crowd and waiting time for cable cars,gondola etc.I would like to include Mt.Titlis too,but don't know where to fit due to lack of time.
Reach Zurich airport by 1:30 PM.
Proceed to Grindelwald via Bern-Interlaken Ost.
Check into the hotel at Grindelwald.
Grindelwald to Jungfraujoch via Kleine Scheidegg by train.
Spend 2 hours at Jungfraujoch.
Return to Grindelwald via Kleine Scheidegg by train.
Grindelwald to First by Gondola.
Return to Grindelwald by Gondola.
Grindelwald to Lauterbrunnen via Zweilütschinen by train.
Lauterbrunnen to Stechelberg by bus.
Stechelberg to Schilthorn by cable car.
Spend 2 hours at Schilthorn.
Schilthorn to Murren by cable car.
Walk from Murren to Gimmelwald.
Gimmelwald to Stechelberg by cable car.
Stechelberg to Lauterbrunnen by bus.
Lauterbrunnen to Grindelwald via Zweilütschinen by train.
Checkout from hotel at Grindelwald.
Grindelwald to Brienz by train.
Drop luggages at Brienz.
Brienz to Ballenberg Ost by bus.
Spend 2-3 hours in Ballenberg museum.
Ballenberg Ost to Brienz by bus.
Breinz to Lucerne via Bruenig-Hasliberg by train.
Check into the hotel at lucerne.
Luzern to Vitznau by boat.
Vitznau to Rigi Kulm by Cog wheel train.
Spend 2 hours at Mt Rigi.
Rigi Kulm to Rigi Kaltbad by walk.
Rigi Kaltbad to Weggis by cable car.
Weggis to Lucerne by boat.
Visit to aeschbach chocolatier lucerne.(hopefully will be open during weekends)
Lucerne to Kreins by bus
Kreins to Frakmuntegg by gondola
Frakmuntegg to Pilatus by cable car
Spend 2 hours at Mt Pilatus
Pilatus to Alpnachstad by cog wheel train
Alpnachstad to Lucerne by boat
City visit and local sight seeing at lucerne
Check out from hotel at lucerne.
Proceed to Paris via Basel.