11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Dresden, Germany
— 1 night
6
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): take in the dramatic scenery at Rhine Falls and then pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster. On the 15th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church.

Make your Zurich itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Minneapolis, USA to Zurich is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 7 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, thenexplore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, thentake in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Zurich to Salzburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Salzburg are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Red Bull Hangar-7 ©
Red Bull Hangar-7

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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Mon): examine the collection at Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, make a trip to Lavka pod Zamkem, thencontemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, and finally steep yourself in history at Latran houses.

To see maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cesky Krumlov itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May in Cesky Krumlov, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Cesky Krumlov Castle ©
Cesky Krumlov Castle
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel ©
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

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nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, thenbrush up on your military savvy at National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: visit Lesser Town, thenexamine the collection at Lobkowicz Palace, thenget great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally examine the collection at Czech Repubrick.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

Drive from Cesky Krumlov to Prague in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Dresden.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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night
Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden, thenexplore the world behind art at The Dresden Zwinger, and then see the interesting displays at The Royal Porcelain Collection.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Dresden road trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Dresden by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °F in May, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
The Royal Porcelain Collection ©
The Royal Porcelain Collection

1
night
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, take a stroll through Mitte, thenexplore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, and finally test your team's savvy at THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Dresden to Berlin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Neighborhoods Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Mitte ©
Mitte

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