19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens, Greece
— Few hours
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
5
Milan, Italy
— 1 day
6
Balerna, Switzerland
— 1 night
7
Sierre, Switzerland
— 1 night
8
Broc, Switzerland
— 1 night
9
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
10
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
11
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights

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Athens, Greece

Athens
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Athens trip itinerary tool.

Singapore, Singapore to Athens is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Singapore to Athens, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Athens is much colder than Singapore - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. On the 29th (Sun), you'll travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Tours · Outdoors · Nightlife

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Via Appia Antica, Trastevere, Spanish Steps, and other attractions. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, then make a trip to Spanish Steps, then explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Rome. Traveling from Athens in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Wed) before leaving for Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Piazza della Cisterna, Leaning Tower of Pisa, The Boboli Gardens, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Leaning Tower of Pisa, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena, make a trip to Piazza del Campo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Cateriniana San Domenico, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza della Cisterna.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence online trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. January in Florence sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 3rd (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Piazza della Cisterna, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

1
night
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.
You've added Ponte di Rialto, Basilica di San Marco, St Mark's Campanile, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Traveling from Florence in January, things will get slightly colder in Venice: highs are around 9°C and lows about 0°C. On the 4th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

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

1
day
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, and finally wander the streets of Via Lincoln.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Milan road trip planning site.

You can drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Balerna.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

1
night
Balerna, Switzerland

Balerna
Balerna is a municipality in the district of Mendrisio in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland. For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Balerna trip app.

Traveling by car from Milan to Balerna takes an hour. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Sierre.

Things to do in Balerna

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

1
night
Sierre, Switzerland

Sierre ©
Sierre is the capital of the district of Sierre in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Your day by day itinerary now includes Lac de Geronde as well as Grimentz Ski Resort. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Leuk, then fly down the slopes at Grimentz Ski Resort, and then get outside with Lac de Geronde.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Sierre trip planning website.

You can drive from Balerna to Sierre in 3 hours. January in Sierre sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -2°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Broc.

Things to do in Sierre

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Grimentz Ski Resort, Schloss Leuk
Highlights from your plan
Lac de Geronde ©
Lac de Geronde
Schloss Leuk ©
Schloss Leuk

1
night
Broc, Switzerland

Broc ©
Delicate white houses pepper the lush rolling hills in the quaint rural village of Broc.
Your day by day itinerary now includes La Maison du Gruyere as well as Maison Cailler. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): learn the secrets of production at Maison Cailler, get behind the scenes at La Maison du Gruyere, and then stop by Gruyere Traditions.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Broc day trip tool.

You can drive from Sierre to Broc in 1.5 hours. In January, daytime highs in Broc are 4°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 7th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Interlaken.

Things to do in Broc

Tours · Shopping

Side Trip

Gruyeres
Highlights from your plan
La Maison du Gruyere ©
La Maison du Gruyere
Maison Cailler ©
Maison Cailler
Gruyere Traditions ©
Gruyere Traditions

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.
You've now added Kleine Scheidegg to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take some stellar pictures from The Cathedral of Bern, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Jungfraujoch and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kleine Scheidegg.

To find traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken travel planner.

Traveling by car from Broc to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 9th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bern, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Kleine Scheidegg ©
Kleine Scheidegg

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Basel Minster, Rhine Falls and Titlis. Get a sense of the local culture at Old Town and Fraumünster Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Lucerne (Lion Monument, Bucherer, &more). There's lots more to do: shop like a local with Bahnhofstrasse, stop by Victorinox Flagship Store Zurich, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. January in Zurich sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lucerne, Titlis, Rhine Falls, Basel Minster
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Plaka and Temple of Athena Nike. See some other sides of Athens: wander the streets of Monastiraki and don't miss a visit to Erechtheion.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Athens trip planner.

You can fly from Zurich to Athens in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Zurich to Athens. Traveling from Zurich in January, expect Athens to be somewhat warmer, temps between 15°C and 7°C. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

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