13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Boston, United States
Fly:  10 h
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
2
Lindau, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
3
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Merano, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
5
Lech, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
6
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
7
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  11 h 45 min
End: Boston, United States

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): wander the streets of Old Town, thenstop by Niederdorf, and then look for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland. On the 11th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Sammlung Oskar Reinhart, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, thentake a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Rapperswil.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich travel website.

Boston, USA to Zurich is an approximately 10-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Boston to Zurich due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Boston in July, expect Zurich to be a bit cooler, temps between 78°F and 59°F. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Sun) before leaving for Lindau.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Sammlung Oskar Reinhart, Schloss Rapperswil
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Schloss Rapperswil ©
Schloss Rapperswil
Old Town ©
Old Town
Niederdorf
Niederdorf

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Lindau, Germany

Lindau ©
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): ponder the design of Neptunbrunnen, see the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum Lindau, and then visit a coastal fixture at Lighthouse and Bavarian Lion Sculpture.

To see photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Lindau route planner.

Drive from Zurich to Lindau in 2 hours. July in Lindau sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 59°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Lindau

Historic Sites Museums
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Lighthouse and Bavarian Lion Sculpture ©
Lighthouse and Bavarian Lion Sculpture
Peterskirche ©
Peterskirche
Stephanskirche ©
Stephanskirche

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nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 14th (Tue), explore the activities along Kaltwassersee, thenhit the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob, and finally contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck. On the 15th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Grassmayr Glockenmuseum Glockengiesserei, examine the collection at AUDIOVERSUM - ScienceCenter, look for gifts at Speckeria, thenadmire the masterpieces at Tyrolean Folk Art Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten Store Innsbruck.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Innsbruck online attractions planner.

Drive from Lindau to Innsbruck in 2.5 hours. July in Innsbruck sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 57°F at night. On the 16th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Merano.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Kaltwassersee
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Grassmayr Glockenmuseum Glockengiesserei ©
Grassmayr Glockenmuseum Glockengiesserei
Tyrolean Folk Art Museum ©
Tyrolean Folk Art Museum
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

1
night
Merano, Italy

Merano ©
Merano or Meran is a town and comune in South Tyrol, northern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): make a trip to Chiesa di San Nicolo, explore the world behind art at Palais Mamming Museum, and then hike along Meran Waalrunde.

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Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Merano takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Innsbruck in July; daily highs in Merano reach 88°F and lows reach 64°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lech.

Things to do in Merano

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Palais Mamming Museum ©
Palais Mamming Museum

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nights
Lech, Austria

Lech ©
On the 17th (Fri), head outdoors with Skischule Exclusiv Berg - Oberlech GmbH, tour the pleasant surroundings at The Green Ring, and then get outside with Geoweg Ruefikopf. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Pfarrkirche Bartholomaberg, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Agatha Kapelle am Kristberg, and finally head outdoors with Tobogganing.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lech trip planner.

Traveling by car from Merano to Lech takes 3 hours. When traveling from Merano in July, plan for a bit cooler days in Lech, with highs around 78°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 61°F. You will have some time to spend on the 19th (Sun) before leaving for Vaduz.

Things to do in Lech

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

St. Anton am Arlberg, Pfarrkirche Bartholomaberg, Pfarrkirche, St. Agatha Kapelle am Kristberg
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Pfarrkirche Bartholomaberg ©
Pfarrkirche Bartholomaberg
Alberg ©
Alberg

1
night
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
On the 19th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Postal Museum, get engrossed in the history at Liechtenstein National Museum, and then take in the views from Alte Rheinbrucke.

To see photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Vaduz vacation builder app.

Getting from Lech to Vaduz by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 20th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Vaduz

Museums Historic Sites Wineries
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Postal Museum
Postal Museum
Liechtenstein National Museum ©
Liechtenstein National Museum
Vaduz Castle ©
Vaduz Castle

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): look for all kinds of wild species at Pilatus Luzern.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne trip planner.

You can drive from Vaduz to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 77°F, while at night they dip to 59°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Pilatus Luzern ©
Pilatus Luzern
Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten) ©
Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten)
Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche

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