15 days in Switzerland, Milan & Prague Itinerary

15 days in Switzerland, Milan & Prague Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Stein am Rhein, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Kloster Einsiedeln and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Old Town and then steep yourself in history at Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Zürich Airport, EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Airport and Bern Belp Airport. April in Zurich sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Stein am Rhein.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kloster Einsiedeln, Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden ©
Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden

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Stein am Rhein, Switzerland

Stein am Rhein ©
Stein am Rhein is a historic town and a municipality in the canton of Schaffhausen in Switzerland.The town has a well-preserved medieval centre, retaining the ancient street plan. Your day by day itinerary now includes Rhine Falls. On the 21st (Tue), explore the galleries of Museum Kloster Sankt Georgen. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Museum Lindwurm, then admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls, and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Laufen.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Stein am Rhein online travel route builder.

You can drive from Zurich to Stein am Rhein in an hour. Expect a daytime high around 58°F in April, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Stein am Rhein

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bruderklausen-Kapelle Frauenfeld, Appenzeller Volkskunde-Museum Stein AR, Rhine Falls, Schloss Laufen
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Museum Lindwurm ©
Museum Lindwurm
Rhine Falls ©
Rhine Falls
Schloss Laufen ©
Schloss Laufen

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at The Rosengart Collection and then pause for some serene contemplation at Hofkirche. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: shop like a local with Altstadt Luzern, take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten), then pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Uferpromenade Weggis.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Stein am Rhein to Lucerne by car takes about 1.5 hours. In April in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 59°F during the day and 40°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Uferpromenade Weggis
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The Rosengart Collection ©
The Rosengart Collection
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Uferpromenade Weggis ©
Uferpromenade Weggis

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Bern, Switzerland

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale St-Nicolas, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Ghost, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the next day, take a stroll through Matte, admire the local landmark of Gerechtigkeitsbrunnen, then pause for some photo ops at Mosesbrunnen, then wander the streets of UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally don't miss a visit to Zahringerbrunnen.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bern road trip planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Bern in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 59°F in April, and nighttime lows around 37°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Bern

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Cathedrale St-Nicolas
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Cathedrale St-Nicolas ©
Cathedrale St-Nicolas
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Matte ©
Matte

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
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 28th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano. On the 29th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Sepolcro and then don't miss a visit to Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Milan trip builder tool.

Take a train from Bern to Milan in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Bern in April, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between 66°F and 46°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero ©
Cattedrale (Duomo) di Bergamo e Battistero
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro

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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.
Let the collections at National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror and Gallery of Steel Figures capture your imagination. Visit Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle for their historical value. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prague: St Barbara's Church (in Kutna Hora) and Diana Lookout Tower (in Karlovy Vary). Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, visit Lesser Town, and steep yourself in history at Lobkowicz Palace.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Prague travel route planner.

Fly from Milan to Prague in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Milan in April, things will get a bit cooler in Prague: highs are around 58°F and lows about 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

St Barbara's Church, Diana Lookout Tower
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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