16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Rust, Germany
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 night
train:  1​h
4
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 day
train:  1​h 15​min
5
Wurzburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Fussen, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
9
Salzburg, Austria
— Few hours
Fly:  2​h 30​min
10
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
11
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
12
Dresden, Germany
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
13
Stuttgart, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
14
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  17​h 30​min
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia


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1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, and then appreciate the history behind Hans Waldmann Statue.

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

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Zurich is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 7 hours. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in November: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rust.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Hans Waldmann Statue ©
Hans Waldmann Statue

few
hours
Rust, Germany

Rust
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rust trip itinerary site .

Drive from Zurich to Rust in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. On the 29th (Fri), you'll travel to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Rust

Parks Museums Outdoors

1
night
Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Altstadt (Old Town), Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke) and Schloss Heidelberg. On the 29th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Schloss Heidelberg, then take a stroll through Altstadt (Old Town), and then snap pictures at Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Heidelberg travel route planner.

Traveling by car from Rust to Heidelberg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in November, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Altstadt (Old Town) ©
Altstadt (Old Town)
Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke) ©

1
day
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Staedel Museum, then admire the striking features of Romer, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Frankfurt using our trip planner.

Getting from Heidelberg to Frankfurt by train takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In November, daytime highs in Frankfurt are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Staedel Museum
Staedel Museum
Room Escape Games
Romer ©
Romer

1
night
Wurzburg, Germany

Wurzburg ©
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence, then don't miss a visit to Market Square, then explore the historical opulence of Marienburg Fortress, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber.

To see reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Wurzburg sightseeing planner .

Traveling by train from Frankfurt to Wurzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In November, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber
Highlights from your plan
Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Marienburg Fortress ©
Marienburg Fortress
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber ©
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber

1
night
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): make a trip to Schmiedgasse, make a trip to Das Plonlein, steep yourself in history at Town Walls, then make a trip to Johannisbrunnen, then take a stroll through Vieille Ville, and finally see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum).

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rothenburg travel route planner .

Getting from Wurzburg to Rothenburg by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Fussen.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Town Walls ©
Town Walls

1
night
Fussen, Germany

Fussen ©
Framed by the Alps and set upon a riverbank, the city of Fussen in addition to its historic architecture is the epicenter of Germany’s traditional violin-making industry.
Neuschwanstein Castle Tour has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): admire the sheer force of Lechfall, then take in the local landmarks with Neuschwanstein Castle Tour, and then contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Fuessen.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Fussen trip tool .

You can drive from Rothenburg to Fussen in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Fussen

Tours Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lechfall ©
Lechfall
Altstadt von Fuessen ©
Altstadt von Fuessen

2
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Wed): fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, then contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck, then browse the exhibits of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), and finally explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck (Ambras Castle).

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Fussen to Innsbruck in 2 hours. December in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Bergisel Ski Jump ©
Bergisel Ski Jump
The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl) ©

few
hours
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter) and then admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Innsbruck to Salzburg by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter) ©

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Vienna day trip planning site .

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, try out the rides at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park, walk around Kampa Park, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Petrinska rozhledna, explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Katedrala Svateho Vita, and finally take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Prague trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In December, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 5°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Fun & Games Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Room Escape Games
Petrinska rozhledna ©
Petrinska rozhledna

few
hours
Dresden, Germany

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Dresden trip planner .

You can drive from Prague to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Dresden can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Dresden

Fun & Games Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Room Escape Games
Frauenkirche ©
Frauenkirche

1
night
Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mercedes-Benz Museum.

To plan Stuttgart vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Dresden to Stuttgart by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In December in Stuttgart, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
Fernsehturm Stuttgart ©
Fernsehturm Stuttgart
Porsche Museum ©
Porsche Museum

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, then explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, and then take a stroll through Old Town.

Plan trip to Zurich with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Drive from Stuttgart to Zurich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

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