11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Stuttgart, Germany
— 1 day
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Lichtenstein, Germany
— 1 night
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Zermatt, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Pontresina, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Neustift im Stubaital, Austria
— 2 nights
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Drive to Innsbruck Airport, Fly to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Drive to Eindhoven
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Stuttgart, Germany

— 1 day

Cradle of the Automobile

Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get to know the resident critters at Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten, stroll around Hohenpark Killesberg, and then make a trip to Killesbergturm.

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Stuttgart is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. In July in Stuttgart, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lichtenstein.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Lichtenstein, Germany

— 1 night
On the 27th (Tue), find something for the whole family at Abenteuer Park Schloss Lichtenstein, make a trip to Lichtenstein Castle, and then Head underground at Nebelhohle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Lichtenstein trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Stuttgart to Lichtenstein takes an hour. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Lichtenstein

Nature · Theme Parks · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zermatt, Switzerland

— 3 nights
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Explore hidden gems such as Sunnegga and Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise. Take a break from the city and head to Parasailing & Paragliding and 5-Seenweg. There's still lots to do: stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery, stroll through Murmelweg Wanderung, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zermatt trip website.

You can drive from Lichtenstein to Zermatt in 6.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Trails

Grindelwald, Switzerland

— 1 night

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sat): hit the slopes at Grindelwald-First, then take in the awesome beauty at Maennlichen, and then trek along The Eiger.

To find traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Grindelwald online tour planner.

You can drive from Zermatt to Grindelwald in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) early enough to drive to Pontresina.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trip

Pontresina, Switzerland

— 1 night
Pontresina is a municipality in the Maloja Region in the canton of Graubünden in Switzerland.History and nameThe city was first mentioned in medieval Latin documents as pontem sarasinam in 1137. On the 1st (Sun), take in the dramatic natural features at Morteratsch Glacier, explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Muottas Muragl.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Pontresina online visit planner.

Getting from Grindelwald to Pontresina by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Neustift im Stubaital.

Things to do in Pontresina

Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Neustift im Stubaital, Austria

— 2 nights
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, then hit the slopes at Rosshutte, then look for all kinds of wild species at Leutascher Geisterklamm, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm). On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then admire the sheer force of Grawa Wasserfall, and then hit the slopes at Stubaier Gletscher.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Neustift im Stubaital day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Pontresina to Neustift im Stubaital takes 3 hours. In August in Neustift im Stubaital, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Neustift im Stubaital

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Nature

Side Trips

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

City of Lights

The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): explore the striking landscape of National Park de Loonse en Drunense Duinen. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Cathedral, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then make a trip to St. Catharinakerk.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Eindhoven vacation planning tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Neustift im Stubaital to Eindhoven. When traveling from Neustift im Stubaital in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Eindhoven: temperatures range from 27°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Switzerland travel guide

4.7
Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.

Austrian Alps travel guide

4.3
Ski Areas · Historic Sites · Lookouts
Much of the country's territory sits in the heart of the mountainous Austrian Alps, making the region a prime spot for trekking, skiing, or cozying up in a mountain resort. The mountain range makes Austria, along with Switzerland, the winter sports capital of Europe. Though the Alps are most famous for hosting a wealth of ski resorts for visitors of all skill levels, regional tourism is growing, capitalizing on the appeal of outdoor recreation during all seasons. Visitors flock to the Alps for hiking, golf, biking, and whitewater kayaking in addition to skiing.