11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe travel route planner

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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Neuchatel, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly
5
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
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Milan, Italy

— 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then see La Casa Maledetta, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To see maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan online trip itinerary builder.

Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates to Milan is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Abu Dhabi to Milan. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Abu Dhabi in November: high temperatures in Milan hover around 15°C and lows are around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can catch the train to Interlaken.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Nightlife · Shopping

Interlaken, Switzerland

— 1 night
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, and then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Interlaken online trip builder.

Traveling by train from Milan to Interlaken takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in November, things will get slightly colder in Interlaken: highs are around 8°C and lows about 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Neuchatel.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Neuchatel, Switzerland

— 2 nights
Neuchatel represents a compact university town in Western Switzerland.
On the 5th (Thu), brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillerie Larusee, then look for all kinds of wild species at Rochers des Sommetres, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Fondation Pour le Cheval. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): learn about winemaking at Domaine de Chambleau, then take a peaceful walk through Creux du Van, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Distillery d'Absinthe Artemisia-Bugnon.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Neuchatel trip planning app.

Getting from Interlaken to Neuchatel by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Neuchatel

Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries · Wineries

Side Trips

Zurich, Switzerland

— 1 night

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse and then stop by Old Town.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip planning site.

Drive from Neuchatel to Zurich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. November in Zurich sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can catch the flight to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Shopping

Munich, Germany

— 1 night

Village of a Million People

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, then enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche, and then don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Munich road trip planning website.

Getting from Zurich to Munich by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Munich

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Vienna, Austria

— 4 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at The Hofburg.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Vienna vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Vienna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November in Vienna, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Switzerland travel guide

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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.