14 days in Switzerland & Italy Itinerary

14 days in Switzerland & Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
2
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): wander the streets of Old Town, then explore the activities along Seebad Katzensee, and then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich route tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Zurich is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Zurich, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Singapore in July: highs in Zurich hover around 78°F, while lows dip to 59°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Neighborhoods · Outdoors
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Bring the kids along to Canal Grande and Doge's Palace. Appreciate the collections at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo Correr. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Venice driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, Venice is a bit warmer than Zurich - with highs of 87°F and lows of 67°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Appreciate the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazzale Michelangelo. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence tour site.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Florence are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and Pantheon will appeal to history buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Piazza Navona and Roman Forum. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and don't miss a visit to Sistine Chapel.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 90°F, and evening lows to 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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