17 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Switzerland Itinerary

17 days in Amsterdam, Paris & Switzerland Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru, India
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 4 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  5 h 15 min
3
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Bengaluru, India

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Amsterdam is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. In January, Amsterdam is much colder than Bengaluru - with highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, and get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Paris vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Interlaken.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Get out of town with these interesting Interlaken side-trips: Lenk im Simmental (Skigebiet Metsch & Adrenalin Skischule Lenk). There's much more to do: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, hike along North face Trail, and get outside with Air-Glaciers, S.A..

To find where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Interlaken tour itinerary maker website.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Interlaken takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in February, expect Interlaken to be slightly colder, temps between 5°C and -2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Lenk im Simmental, Air-Glaciers, S.A.
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
North face Trail ©
North face Trail

5
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Venture out of the city with trips to Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (Markuskirche, Lake Lucerne, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg, get your game on at Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center, and wander the streets of Old Town.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich day trip site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February in Zurich, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Rigi ©
Rigi

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