10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 5th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, then admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building, then appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, then examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Berlin road trip site.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Berlin is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Berlin. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites
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Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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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 7th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and then explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Wed): take a stroll through Old Town, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, then see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Zurich road trip planner.

Getting from Berlin to Zurich by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. January in Zurich sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and finally make a trip to Stephansplatz. On your second day here, examine the collection at The Hofburg, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Vienna itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Vienna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Vienna, expect temperatures between 3°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, then ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, then test the waters at a local thermal spa, and finally contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue.

To find more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Budapest day trip tool.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Budapest are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Thermal Spas

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