20 days in Italy, Switzerland & Paris Itinerary

20 days in Italy, Switzerland & Paris Itinerary

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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Engelberg, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You've now added Trevi Fountain to your itinerary. On the 27th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, make a trip to Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain. On your second day here, look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome road trip planning website.

Singapore, Singapore to Rome is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Singapore to Rome is minus 7 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in January, with highs in Rome at 15°C and lows at 4°C. On the 29th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Visit Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Take Me Out in Tuscany in Siena, approximately Siena away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, stop by L'Arte dei Ciompi, get a taste of the local shopping with Florence Shop 4 It, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Florence using our trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In January, daytime highs in Florence are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Florence

Tours · Shopping · Transportation · Classes

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Florence Shop 4 It ©
Florence Shop 4 It
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 1st (Wed), take a stroll around Vernazza.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre trip tool.

Drive from Florence to Cinque Terre in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In February in Cinque Terre, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Trails

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Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Vernazza ©
Vernazza
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church ©
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Venice Free Walking Tour as well as Dorsoduro. On the 2nd (Thu), deepen your understanding of the past and present with Venice Free Walking Tour.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Venice day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Cinque Terre, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 11°C to lows of 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Ponte dei Sospiri ©
Ponte dei Sospiri

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then wander the streets of Old Town, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum and then take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zurich trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Zurich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in February, expect Zurich to be a bit cooler, temps between 7°C and -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Engelberg.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

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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.
You've now added Titlis to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Uferpromenade Weggis, examine the collection at Glasi Hergiswil, and then stroll through Titlis.

To see photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Engelberg trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Engelberg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In February, daytime highs in Engelberg are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Engelberg

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Titlis ©
Titlis
Uferpromenade Weggis ©
Uferpromenade Weggis
Glasi Hergiswil ©
Glasi Hergiswil

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Kleine Scheidegg and then stroll through Grindelwald-First. On the next day, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, get curious at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), and then visit UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Interlaken online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Engelberg to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or take a train. February in Interlaken sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -2°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Parasailing & Paragliding
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay and then admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary builder tool.

Do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Interlaken to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Interlaken in February, expect Paris to be somewhat warmer, temps between 9°C and 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Mon) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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