18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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18 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Ahmedabad, India
Fly:  11​h 30​min
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
Fly:  12​h
End: Ahmedabad, India

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 14th (Tue), explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern (Fluntern Cemetery), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, and then have some family-friendly fun at Sim Academy. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Old Town, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip itinerary planning website .

Ahmedabad, India to Zurich is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Ahmedabad to Zurich is minus 4 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Ahmedabad in April, with highs in Zurich at 17°C and lows at 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Sim Academy ©
Sim Academy

2
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.
On the 16th (Thu), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch and then trek along Maennlichen Romantic Trail. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Interlaken route app .

Drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, daytime highs in Interlaken are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Maennlichen Romantic Trail
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Parasailing & Paragliding

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Paris tour itinerary builder website .

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Interlaken to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Bring the kids along to ARTIS and NEMO Science Museum. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, make a trip to Dam Square, and get your game on at Museumphoto.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip builder app .

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
ARTIS ©
ARTIS
NEMO Science Museum ©
NEMO Science Museum

2
nights
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 24th (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then get engrossed in the history at Fortress Hohensalzburg, then pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Mirabell Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, then see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

To find photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg online journey planner .

You can fly from Amsterdam to Salzburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Museum ©
Salzburg Museum

5
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Schonbrunn Palace and Vienna Naschmarkt. And it doesn't end there: get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, find something for the whole family at Prater, and admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Vienna online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Vienna are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

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