19 days in Italy, Amsterdam & Switzerland Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Lausanne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive to Verbania,Intra, Ferry to Laveno, Drive to Como
Como, Italy
— 4 nights
Milan, Italy
— 1 night


Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Keukenhof. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Anne Frank House, stroll around Vondelpark, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam tour app.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Amsterdam is an approximately 19-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Amsterdam. Traveling from Jakarta in April, expect Amsterdam to be much colder, temps between 15°C and 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can catch the flight to Interlaken.
Parks · Museums · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
Side Trip

Interlaken, Switzerland — 2 nights

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 18th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Egelsee, don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Zytglogge, then take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, and finally admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten). On the 19th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, and then get great views at Harderkulm.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Interlaken trip builder tool.

Fly from Amsterdam to Interlaken in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. April in Interlaken sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Grindelwald.
Parks · Nature · Tours · Shopping
Side Trip

Grindelwald, Switzerland — 2 nights

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): identify plant and animal life at Maennlichen.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Grindelwald tour itinerary planner.

Grindelwald is just a stone's throw from Interlaken. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can drive to Lausanne.
Nature · Tours · Wildlife · Historic Sites
Side Trip

Lausanne, Switzerland — 2 nights

Swiss San Francisco

Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Venture out of the city with trips to Montreux (Freddie Mercury Statue & Montreux Lakeside) and Chateau de Chillon (in Veytaux). Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Parc de Mon Repos, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de Lausanne, and don't miss a visit to Sauvabelin Tower.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Lausanne trip builder site.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Lausanne in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zermatt.
Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Side Trips

Zermatt, Switzerland — 2 nights

Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 24th (Mon), enjoy breathtaking views from Sunnegga, take some stellar pictures from Viewpoint Kirchbrucke bridge, then take in panoramic vistas at Gornergrat, and finally examine the collection at Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, make a trip to Kapelle Winkelmatten "Zur Heiligen Familie", then tour in style with a train tour, then make a trip to Walk of Climb, and finally stroll the grounds of Mountaineers' Cemetery.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zermatt travel route planning app.

Getting from Lausanne to Zermatt by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Como.
Tours · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Como, Italy — 4 nights

City of Silk

Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bellagio (La Punta Spartivento, I Giardini di Villa Melzi, &more), Orrido di Bellano (in Bellano) and Tremezzina (Villa Carlotta & Villa del Balbianello). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giorgio, explore the galleries of Palazzo Borromeo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Sant'Abbondio, and step into the grandiose world of Castello di Vezio.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Como journey planning app.

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Zermatt to Como in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. April in Como sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to drive to Milan.
Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Side Trips

Milan, Italy — 1 night

Fashion Capital of World

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 1st (Mon): make a trip to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Milan travel planning app.

You can drive from Como to Milan in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.
Historic Sites · Shopping

Switzerland travel guide

Bodies of Water · Mountains · Specialty Museums
Immerse yourself in a snow-capped mountain wonderland in Switzerland's serene Alpine setting. See the world-renowned Matterhorn, Switzerland's second-highest mountain at 4,478 m (14,962 ft) tall, or zoom down the mountains on toboggan, ski, or snowboard. In the warmer seasons hike around the rolling green hillsides covered with pine trees and picturesque aqua blue lakes. Luxurious cities dotted with cozy wooden chalets and colorful flowerbeds balance quaintness with first-class cultural offerings. Indulge in the country's opulence of milk chocolate, cheese fondue, and keg-carrying St. Bernard dogs.

Italy travel guide

Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.