8 days in Switzerland, Milan & Venice Itinerary

8 days in Switzerland, Milan & Venice Itinerary

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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
2
Locarno, Switzerland
— Few hours
3
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights

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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 25th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

For more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Zurich online holiday builder.

Jerusalem, Israel to Zurich is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Jerusalem to Zurich. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Jerusalem in September: high temperatures in Zurich hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Locarno.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Old Town ©
Old Town
Barenland ©
Barenland

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Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Locarno trip planner.

Drive from Zurich to Locarno in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in September: highs in Locarno hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You'll set off for Milan on the 27th (Wed).

Things to do in Locarno

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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.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan online tour itinerary builder.

You can drive from Locarno to Milan in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore ©

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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.
On the 30th (Sat), make a trip to Piazza San Marco, make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, thenwander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, and finally take a stroll through Cannaregio. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and then examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Venice road trip planning tool.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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