17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
2
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
3
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Como, Italy
— 3 nights
6
St. Moritz, Switzerland
— 2 nights
7
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 2 nights
8
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
9
Paris, France
— Few hours

2
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 8th (Tue), wander the streets of Old Town and then step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island. On your second day here, race across the water with a speed boat tour.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik trip planner.

Adelaide, Australia to Dubrovnik is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll gain 8.5 hours traveling from Adelaide to Dubrovnik due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Adelaide in September, things will get somewhat warmer in Dubrovnik: highs are around 29°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Split.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Tours · Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island

1
night
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 10th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, look for all kinds of wild species at Marjan Park, then steep yourself in history at Old Split, then pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church Of St. Roch.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Split road trip planning website.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Split in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic
Old Split ©
Old Split

2
nights
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the wealth of natural beauty at Plitvice Lakes National Park and then take in the dramatic scenery at Veliki Slap. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Sastavci, then contemplate the waterfront views at Gradinsko Lake, and then take in the dramatic scenery at The Lower Lakes.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip itinerary maker website.

Drive from Split to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and taxi. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park
The Lower Lakes ©
The Lower Lakes
Sastavci ©
Sastavci

2
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.
On the 13th (Sun), take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Venice by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can drive to Como.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Como, Italy

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Como: Tremezzina (Chiesa di S. Bartolomeo, Chiosco Villa Carlotta, &more), Orta San Giulio (Piazza Motta & Lake Orta) and I Giardini di Villa Melzi (in Bellagio). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Museo Storico Alfa Romeo, pause for some photo ops at Life Electric, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Fedele, and make a trip to Cappella dei Morti di Peste.

For ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Como tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Venice to Como in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Como are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to St. Moritz.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Tremezzina, Orta San Giulio, Cappella dei Morti di Peste, I Giardini di Villa Melzi, Museo Storico Alfa Romeo
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Villa del Balbianello ©
Villa del Balbianello
Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta

2
nights
St. Moritz, Switzerland

St. Moritz ©
St.
On the 18th (Fri), take in the awesome beauty at Muottas Muragl, explore the activities along Lake St. Moritz, and then get great views at Diavolezza.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Moritz trip planner.

Traveling by car from Como to St. Moritz takes 3 hours. Traveling from Como in September, expect St. Moritz to be little chillier, temps between 18°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Zermatt.

Things to do in St. Moritz

Nature · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Muottas Muragl ©
Muottas Muragl
Diavolezza ©
Diavolezza
Piz Nair ©
Piz Nair

2
nights
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, don't miss a visit to Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge, pause for some photo ops at Bergfuhrerdenkmal, then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish Church of St. Mauritius, then make a trip to Mountaineers' Cemetery, and finally see the interesting displays at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Zermatt road trip app.

Traveling by car from St. Moritz to Zermatt takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or ride a tram. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for the car ride to Geneva.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature · Parks · Tours
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Mountaineers' Cemetery ©
Mountaineers' Cemetery

2
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Geneva day trip planning app.

You can drive from Zermatt to Geneva in 3.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. September in Geneva sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Geneva

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Palais des Nations, Genève ©
Palais des Nations, Genève
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) ©
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation)

few
hours
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.
On the 23rd (Wed), admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris day trip site.

Traveling by train from Geneva to Paris takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Sainte-Chapelle ©
Sainte-Chapelle

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