19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Modena, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
3
Bologna, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
4
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Montepulciano, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Pisa, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
7
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
8
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
9
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  3 h
10
Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h
11
Gruyeres, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
12
Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
13
Engelberg, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
14
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
15
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
16
Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  26 h
End: Melbourne, Australia

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of St. Anthony, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel, and then contemplate the long history of Piazza dei Signori. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip website.

Melbourne, Australia to Venice is an approximately 26-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Venice. When traveling from Melbourne in March, plan for colder days and a bit cooler nights in Venice: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Modena.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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Scala Contarini del Bovolo ©
Scala Contarini del Bovolo
Campo del Ghetto ©
Campo del Ghetto
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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Modena, Italy

Modena ©
Deemed the Capital of Engines, Modena is the birthplace of Enzo Ferrari and the headquarters of Italian sports cars.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Grande, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Modena.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Modena online tour itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Modena takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Modena are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bologna.

Things to do in Modena

Historic Sites Museums
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Duomo di Modena ©
Duomo di Modena
MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari ©
MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari

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Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo Ducati, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Pietro, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita.

Plan trip to Bologna with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Modena to Bologna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Museo Ducati
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Cattedrale di San Pietro ©
Cattedrale di San Pietro
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita
Museo Ducati ©
Museo Ducati

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 4th (Sat), appreciate the history behind Loggia dei Lanzi, get great views at Basilica San Miniato al Monte, explore the world behind art at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, explore the world behind art at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, thenponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Florence day trip app.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can drive to Montepulciano.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Church and Museum of Orsanmichele ©
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore ©
Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore

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Montepulciano, Italy

Montepulciano ©
Perched on a limestone ridge in the heart of Tuscany, Montepulciano is known worldwide for its production of red wine, the Vino Noble.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Piazza Pio II, get into the urban bustle at San Quirico d'Orcia, appreciate the views at Val d'Orcia, thenget to know the fascinating history of Centro storico, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza Grande a Montepulciano, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Parrocchia Santissimo Nome Di Gesu'.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Montepulciano vacation planner.

Drive from Florence to Montepulciano in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Montepulciano are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Montepulciano

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

San Quirico d'Orcia, Piazza Pio II, Val d'Orcia
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Val d'Orcia ©
Val d'Orcia
San Quirico d'Orcia ©
San Quirico d'Orcia
Piazza Pio II ©
Piazza Pio II

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of San Frediano, make a trip to Knights’ Square, contemplate the long history of Chiesa di Santa Maria della Spina, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baptistery of St. John, thenstroll the grounds of Camposanto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa.

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Pisa trip itinerary builder website.

Getting from Montepulciano to Pisa by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. April in Pisa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Basilica of San Frediano
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Basilica of San Frediano ©
Basilica of San Frediano
Knights’ Square ©
Knights’ Square
Camposanto ©
Camposanto

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Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 7th (Tue), get into the urban bustle at Vernazza, trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Nostra Signora di Montenero, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Oratorio dei Disciplinati di Santa Caterina, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa Di San Pietro.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Cinque Terre vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Pisa to Cinque Terre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Cinque Terre sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church ©
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church
Chiesa Di San Pietro ©
Chiesa Di San Pietro
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza

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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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, examine the collection at Gallerie d’Italia, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Piazza di Santa Maria delle Grazie, 2, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Milan in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums
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Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro
Gallerie d’Italia ©
Gallerie d’Italia

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Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 9th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", see the winter wonderland with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, and then take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

To find more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Zermatt route builder app.

Traveling by train from Milan to Zermatt takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can take a train to Montreux.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise
Kapelle Winkelmatten ©
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat

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Montreux, Switzerland

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Chateau de Chillon, appreciate the history behind Freddie Mercury Statue, thenexplore the engaging exhibits at Chaplin's World, and finally go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Montreux trip planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Montreux in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Gruyeres.

Things to do in Montreux

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chaplin's World, Chateau de Chillon
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Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue

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Gruyeres, Switzerland

Gruyeres ©
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint Theodule, examine the collection at HR Giger Museum, step into the grandiose world of Gruyeres Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Tibet Museum, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Pisciculture de la Gruyere.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Gruyeres trip maker website.

Drive from Montreux to Gruyeres in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Gruyeres

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Pisciculture de la Gruyere
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Gruyeres Castle ©
Gruyeres Castle
HR Giger Museum ©
HR Giger Museum
Pisciculture de la Gruyere ©
Pisciculture de la Gruyere

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Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lauterbrunnen Church, thenappreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, and then examine the collection at Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Lauterbrunnen visit planner.

Getting from Gruyeres to Lauterbrunnen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Engelberg.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature Parks Museums
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Highlights from your plan
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen ©
Talmuseum Lauterbrunnen
Lauterbrunnen Church ©
Lauterbrunnen Church

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Engelberg, Switzerland

Engelberg ©
Engelberg offers outdoor activities for a variety of skill levels and remains much less well-known than other Swiss resorts.
On the 13th (Mon), fly down the slopes at Ski School Active Snow Team Engelberg and then take in the awesome beauty at Titlis.

Start your trip to Engelberg by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Engelberg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. April in Engelberg sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Engelberg

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors
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Titlis ©
Titlis
Ski School Active Snow Team Engelberg ©
Ski School Active Snow Team Engelberg

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and then visit Old Town.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Zurich trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Engelberg to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Vaduz.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Uetliberg Mountain ©
Uetliberg Mountain

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Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz ©
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): examine the collection at FIS-Ski-Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mamerten Kapelle, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Joseph at Parish Church, and finally stroll through Galina Falcon Center.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Vaduz trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zurich to Vaduz by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Vaduz

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Mamerten Kapelle, St. Joseph at Parish Church, Galina Falcon Center
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Galina Falcon Center ©
Galina Falcon Center
St. Mamerten Kapelle ©
St. Mamerten Kapelle

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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dom zu St. Jakob and then contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Innsbruck.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Vaduz to Innsbruck by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites
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Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

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