16 days in Switzerland & Italy Itinerary

16 days in Switzerland & Italy Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Lausanne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Bellagio, Italy
— 2 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
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Portofino, Italy
— 2 nights

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich and then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Old Town, then take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern.

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

Mumbai, India to Zurich is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Mumbai to Zurich. Traveling from Mumbai in September, expect Zurich to be cooler, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Nature
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Friedhof Fluntern ©
Friedhof Fluntern

3
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Lucerne, Switzerland

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Relax by the water at Seebad Eich and Seebad Mit Strand Am Vierwaldstattersee. Get in touch with nature at Maennlichen and Aare Gorge. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lucerne: Lake Brienz (in Brienz) and Parasailing & Paragliding (in Interlaken). And it doesn't end there: take in the awesome beauty at The Eiger, take an in-depth tour of Bourbaki Panorama, take in the views from Chapel Bridge, and look for all kinds of wild species at Mt Pilatus.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lucerne travel planning website.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
The Eiger ©
The Eiger
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen

1
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Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lauterbrunnen trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Lauterbrunnen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can go by car to Lausanne.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Tours · Nature · Outdoors · Adventure

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Airtime Paragliding ©
Airtime Paragliding

2
nights
Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©

Swiss San Francisco

Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
On the 21st (Mon), learn about winemaking at Terres de Lavaux, explore the engaging exhibits at Chaplin's World, then do a tasting at Chateau De Glerolles, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint-Sulpice.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lausanne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Lausanne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Bellagio.

Things to do in Lausanne

Wineries · Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Terres de Lavaux ©
Terres de Lavaux
Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Eglise de Saint-Sulpice ©
Eglise de Saint-Sulpice

2
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Bellagio, Italy

Bellagio ©

Pearl of Lake Como

Known as the pearl of Lake Como for its luxury accommodations, high-end shops, and fine dining options, Bellagio serves as the lake's premiere resort town.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): find your balance on the water with Boat2Go and then kick back and relax at Lido di Lenno. On the next day, look for gifts at Elisa Palmieri, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Vezio, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Tranquilla, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Greenway del Lago di Como.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Bellagio tour itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Lausanne to Bellagio in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in September, and nighttime lows around 16°C. You'll set off for Milan on the 24th (Thu).

Things to do in Bellagio

Outdoors · Transportation · Historic Sites · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Boat2Go ©
Boat2Go
Greenway del Lago di Como ©
Greenway del Lago di Como
Castello di Vezio ©
Castello di Vezio

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duomo di Milano and Arena di Verona. Head to Piazza delle Erbe and Galleria Vittorio Emanuele IIfor some retail therapy. Venture out of the city with trips to Verona (Arche Scaligere, Casa di Giulietta, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, see the interesting displays at Civic Archaeological Museum, and admire the striking features of Casa dei Bersaglieri.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Milan online route builder.

Getting from Bellagio to Milan by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In September, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Portofino.

Things to do in Milan

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona

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Portofino, Italy

Portofino ©
Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the exciting artwork at Galleria d'Arte Portofino.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Portofino trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Milan to Portofino in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Traveling from Milan in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Portofino, with lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Portofino

Wildlife · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Outdoor Portofino ©
Outdoor Portofino
Castello Brown ©
Castello Brown
Faro di Portofino ©
Faro di Portofino

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