11 days in Hohenems, Zurich & Venice Itinerary

11 days in Hohenems, Zurich & Venice Itinerary

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Fly to Innsbruck Airport, Drive to Hohenems
Hohenems, Austria
— 3 nights
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights


Hohenems, Austria

— 3 nights
Hohenems is a town in the Austrian state of Vorarlberg in the Dornbirn district. Go for a jaunt from Hohenems to Bezau to see Seilbahn Bezau about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Stoffels Saege-Muhle, appreciate the extensive heritage of Dornbirner Marktplatz, engage your brain at inatura – Erlebnis Naturschau, and take in breathtaking views at Rappenlochschlucht.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Hohenems trip maker website.

Minneapolis, USA to Hohenems is an approximately 18-hour combination of flight and car. You can also do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Minneapolis to Hohenems, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Minneapolis in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Hohenems, with highs around 74°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. You'll set off for Zurich on the 18th (Fri).

Things to do in Hohenems

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Zurich, Switzerland

— 3 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Rigi, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Zurich travel route planner.

Getting from Hohenems to Zurich by car takes about 1.5 hours. In June, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 74°F, while at night they dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Venice, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 22nd (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally steep yourself in history at Squero di San Trovaso. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Venice online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Zurich to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In June, Venice is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of 81°F and lows of 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature