16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Miami, United States
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
3
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
4
Valletta, Malta
— 4 nights
Fly:  15 h 45 min
End: Miami, United States

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Old Town and Haus zum Rech will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Landesmuseum. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (The Rosengart Collection, Bourbaki Panorama, &more). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Zurich day trip planning app.

Miami, USA to Zurich is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Miami to Zurich. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Miami in September: high temperatures in Zurich hover around 67°F and lows are around 51°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to drive to Vaduz.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town
Landesmuseum ©
Landesmuseum

3
nights
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz ©
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to Gutenberg Castle, make a trip to Liechtenstein Center, then explore the historical opulence of Vaduz Castle, then learn about winemaking at Wine Cellars of the Prince of Liechtenstein, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Florin. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, examine the collection at Postal Museum, get engrossed in the history at Liechtenstein National Museum, then don't miss a visit to The Main Square, then fly down the slopes at Ski Resort Malbun, and finally hit the slopes at Malbi-park.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vaduz vacation planner.

You can drive from Zurich to Vaduz in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Vaduz

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Malbun, Gutenberg Castle
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Liechtenstein National Museum ©
Liechtenstein National Museum
Vaduz Castle ©
Vaduz Castle
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein ©
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein

3
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Popular historic sites such as Schloss Neuschwanstein and Nymphenburg Palace are in your itinerary. Let the collections at BMW Welt and Alte Pinakothek capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Munich: Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau), Benediktinerkloster St. Mang (in Fussen) and Pilgrimage Church of Wies (in Steingaden). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Munich Residenz, make a trip to Marienplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, and engage your brain at Deutsches Museum.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Munich attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Vaduz to Munich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Schloss Hohenschwangau, Schloss Neuschwanstein, Benediktinerkloster St. Mang, Pilgrimage Church of Wies
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BMW Welt ©
BMW Welt
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

4
nights
Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Mdina Old City and Mnajdra. St. John's Co-Cathedral and Hal Saflieni Hypogeum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Valletta's surroundings by going to Malta Classic Car Collection Museum (in Qawra) and Mellieha Beach (in Mellieha). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Casa Rocca Piccola, take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mosta Parish, and take in the history at Lascaris War Rooms.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Valletta day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Valletta takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Munich in September, expect nights in Valletta to be warmer, around 70°F, while days are a bit warmer, around 83°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Malta Classic Car Collection Museum, Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), Mellieha Beach, Mnajdra, Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
Highlights from your plan
St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Mdina Old City ©
Mdina Old City
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra

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