18 days in Italy, Greece & Switzerland Itinerary

18 days in Italy, Greece & Switzerland Itinerary

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San Vito lo Capo, Italy
— 1 night
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Pantelleria, Italy
— 1 night
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Isola di Favignana, Italy
— 1 night
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Lampedusa, Italy
— 1 day
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Capo Vaticano, Italy
— 1 day
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Palinuro, Italy
— 1 night
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Agios Nikolaos, Greece
— 1 night
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Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
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Naxos, Greece
— 2 nights
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 3 nights

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San Vito lo Capo, Italy

San Vito lo Capo ©
A vacation in San Vito lo Capo offers a chance to enjoy a sheltered bay and a town with distinctive Arab-Norman architecture.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario Di San Vito, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Macari, and then stroll through Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed): look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the San Vito lo Capo online trip builder.

London, UK to San Vito lo Capo is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of train and taxi. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in San Vito lo Capo at 34°C and lows at 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Pantelleria.

Things to do in San Vito lo Capo

Parks · Wildlife · Outdoors · Beaches

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Spiaggia di Macari ©
Spiaggia di Macari
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo ©
Spiaggia di San Vito lo Capo
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro ©
Riserva Naturale Dello Zingaro

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Pantelleria, Italy

Pantelleria ©
Pantelleria, the ancient Cossyra, is an Italian island in the Strait of Sicily in the Mediterranean Sea, 100km southwest of Sicily and 60km east of the Tunisian coast. On the 4th (Thu), explore the gorgeous colors at Balata dei Turchi, then discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lago di Venere.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read our Pantelleria trip itinerary tool.

Traveling by flight from San Vito lo Capo to Pantelleria takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Isola di Favignana.

Things to do in Pantelleria

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors
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Balata dei Turchi ©
Balata dei Turchi
Lago di Venere ©
Lago di Venere
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Isola di Favignana, Italy

Isola di Favignana ©
Once famous for its white tuff shell quarries and tuna can factory--now turned into a museum--Isola di Favignana attracts divers and beachgoers with its jagged coastline rich in coves and caves.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Cala Rossa and then see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To see photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Isola di Favignana trip itinerary maker website.

Ride a ferry from Pantelleria to Isola di Favignana in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and ferry. In July in Isola di Favignana, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 23°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Isola di Favignana

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Wildlife
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Spiaggia di Cala Rossa ©
Spiaggia di Cala Rossa

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Lampedusa, Italy

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): kick back and relax at Sciatu Persu, then enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Croce Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli.

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You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Isola di Favignana to Lampedusa in 9 hours. Another option is to do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Isola di Favignana in July, plan for a bit warmer nights in Lampedusa, with lows around 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Capo Vaticano.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Sciatu Persu ©
Sciatu Persu
Cala Croce Beach ©
Cala Croce Beach
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli

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Capo Vaticano, Italy

Capo Vaticano is a wide bathing place in the Municipality of Ricadi in Calabria, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sun): get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then enjoy the sand and surf at Grotticelle beach, and then kick back and relax at Capo Vaticano.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Capo Vaticano travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Lampedusa to Capo Vaticano takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Lampedusa in July, Capo Vaticano is a bit cooler at night with lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Palinuro.

Things to do in Capo Vaticano

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Capo Vaticano ©
Capo Vaticano
Grotticelle beach ©
Grotticelle beach

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Palinuro, Italy

Palinuro ©
Palinuro is an Italian small town, the most populated civil parish of Centola, Province of Salerno, in the Campania region. On the 8th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Spiaggia della Marinella, enjoy the sand and surf at Baia del Buon Dormire, and then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro.

To find out how to plan a trip to Palinuro, use our trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Capo Vaticano to Palinuro in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Palinuro

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia della Marinella ©
Spiaggia della Marinella
Baia del Buon Dormire ©
Baia del Buon Dormire
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro ©
Grotte Marine di Capo Palinuro

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Agios Nikolaos, Greece

Agios Nikolaos ©
A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): Head underground at Milatos Cave, then enjoy the sand and surf at Stalis Beach, then trot along with a tour on horseback, and finally get to know the resident critters at Amazonas Park. On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Almyros Beach, kick back and relax at Potamos Beach, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Cretaquarium - Thalassocosmos.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Agios Nikolaos trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Palinuro to Agios Nikolaos. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Stalis Beach ©
Stalis Beach
Milatos Cave ©
Milatos Cave
Horseback Riding Tours

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Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take a memorable tour with Tours, then do a tasting at Venetsanos Winery, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Vlychada Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Fri): see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and then see the interesting displays at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Fira tour planning site.

Getting from Agios Nikolaos to Fira by combination of taxi and ferry takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and ferry; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Fira are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to catch the ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

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Helicopter Tours
Vlychada Beach ©
Vlychada Beach
Scuba & Snorkeling

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Naxos, Greece

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Prokopios Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Maragas Beach, and then stroll through Pyrgaki. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Naos tou Apollona - Portara, see the interesting displays at Eggares Olive Press Museum, then view the masterpieces at Fish & Olive, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kastraki Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Mikri Vigla Beach.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Naxos trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by ferry from Fira to Naxos takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and taxi. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Interlaken.

Things to do in Naxos

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach
Kastraki Beach ©
Kastraki Beach
Maragas Beach ©
Maragas Beach

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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.
Step out of the city life by going to Jungfraujoch and Aare Gorge. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls and Lauterbrunnen Village. Change things up with these side-trips from Interlaken: Oeschinen Lake (in Kandersteg) and Wengen Mannlichen Aerial Cableway (in Wengen). There's lots more to do: admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall, take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, stroll around Hohematte Park, and take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Interlaken tour itinerary site.

You can do a combination of taxi, flight, and train from Naxos to Interlaken in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Naxos in July, things will get slightly colder in Interlaken: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature · Parks · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls

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