16 days in Milan, Zurich & Paris Itinerary

16 days in Milan, Zurich & Paris Itinerary

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1
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
3
Paris, France
— 7 nights

3
nights
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina), Arena di Verona (in Verona) and Museo Egizio (in Turin). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca di Brera, and get lost in a book at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan online driving holiday planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Milan is an approximately 21-hour flight. Traveling from Jakarta to Milan, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Jakarta in September, expect Milan to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Villa del Balbianello, Arena di Verona, Museo Egizio
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 18th (Wed), wander the streets of Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

For ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich vacation builder site.

Traveling by car from Milan to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Milan in September, with highs in Zurich at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Chapel Bridge
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

7
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny), Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, wander the streets of Le Marais, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Paris online trip builder.

You can do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Zurich to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Paris are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Versailles, Rouen, Fondation Claude Monet
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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