12 days in Western Europe Itinerary

12 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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12 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  4​h
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
train + Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
train:  3​h 15​min
5
Hallstatt, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  4​h 15​min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  4​h 15​min
7
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Singapore, Singapore

2
nights
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 24th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo. On the next day, admire the striking features of Castello Sforzesco, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and then browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Milan trip planning tool .

Singapore, Singapore to Milan is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Singapore to Milan. Traveling from Singapore in April, expect Milan to be colder, temps between 22°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 26th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To find more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Milan to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Milan in April, with highs in Zurich at 17°C and lows at 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Nature Parks
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Uetliberg Mountain ©
Uetliberg Mountain

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, contemplate the long history of Museggmauer, and then take a stroll through Altstadt Luzern.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Lucerne road trip site .

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Museggmauer ©
Museggmauer

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus and then take in the awesome beauty at Untersberg.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Salzburg takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daytime highs in Salzburg are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can drive to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus
Untersberg
Untersberg

2
nights
Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Badestrand Hallstatt and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche St, Nikolaus, then examine the collection at Museum Hallstatt, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Hallstatt trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Hallstatt-Dachstein - Salzkammergut Cultural Landscape, Pfarrkirche St, Nikolaus
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Museum Hallstatt ©
Museum Hallstatt

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg) and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna tour planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Lucerne to Vienna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites
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The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
On the 4th (Mon), shop like a local with Gallerie Thomas.

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

Getting from Vienna to Munich by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 4th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Shopping
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Gallerie Thomas ©
Gallerie Thomas

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