5 days in Newark & Zurich Itinerary

5 days in Newark & Zurich Itinerary

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5 days in Newark & Zurich Itinerary

Start: Newark, United States
1
Newark, United States
— 1 night
Fly:  15​h 15​min
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h 15​min
End: Newark, United States

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Newark, United States

Newark ©
Newark is the most populous city in the U.S. Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): browse the collection at Newark Public Library, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Lucy's Church, and finally wander the streets of Ironbound.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Newark trip planning website .

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are Newark Liberty International Airport, La Guardia Airport and John F Kennedy International Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to 47°F, and evening lows to 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Zurich.

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Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart ©
St. Lucy's Church
St. Lucy's Church
Ironbound ©
Ironbound

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nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Zurich is known for nature, museums, historic sites, shopping, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, admire the landmark architecture of Bibliothek Rechtswissenschaftliches Institut, appreciate the history behind Hans Waldmann Statue, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Zurich journey builder site .

Explore your travel options from Newark to Zurich with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time is 6 hours. While traveling from Newark, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Zurich, ranging from highs of 41°F to lows of 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

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