12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly to Munich, Train to Innsbruck
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
Interlaken, Switzerland
Andermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights


Innsbruck, Austria — 2 nights

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): look for gifts at Feinheiten, then admire the landmark architecture of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), and finally see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Tue): fly down the slopes at St. Anton, then hit the slopes at Ischgl-Samnaun ski area, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pfarrkirche Galtuer.

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New Delhi, India to Innsbruck is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Innsbruck due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in January, with highs in Innsbruck at 3°C and lows at -5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.
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Interlaken, Switzerland

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.
For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Interlaken trip planner.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Interlaken takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Interlaken can reach 2°C, while at night they dip to -3°C. You will leave for Andermatt on the 18th (Wed).
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Andermatt, Switzerland — 1 night

Andermatt is a mountain village and municipality in the canton of Uri in Switzerland. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): play a few rounds at Golfplatz Andermatt, expand your horizons at Alpine Sports Andermatt, and then see the interesting displays at Talmuseum Ursern.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Andermatt online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Andermatt takes 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Zurich.
Outdoors · Golf · Tours · Classes
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Zurich, Switzerland — 2 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): make a trip to Zurich Succulent Plant Collection, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and finally take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and then visit Old Town.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Andermatt to Zurich takes 2 hours. In January in Zurich, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can fly to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome journey planner.

You can fly from Zurich to Rome in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in January: high temperatures in Rome hover around 15°C and lows are around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to fly to Athens.
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Athens, Greece — 3 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, then explore the ancient world of Erechtheion, and finally steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens. On the next day, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, see the interesting displays at Museum of Greek Folk Musical Instruments, then take a stroll through Plaka, and finally stop by Sandal Mania.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Athens online journey planner.

Getting from Rome to Athens by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Athens is 1 hour. January in Athens sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can catch the flight back home.
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