15 days in Austria, Zurich & Munich Itinerary

15 days in Austria, Zurich & Munich Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
2
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights

4
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Change things up with these side-trips from Zurich: Lucerne (Dreilindenpark (Konsipark), Lake Lucerne, &more) and Kriens (Mt Pilatus & Pilatus Luzern). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, tour the pleasant surroundings at Strandbad Mythenquai, cool off at Swimming Pools Unter Letten, and kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Zurich trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Doha, Qatar to Zurich is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Doha to Zurich. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Doha in July, with highs in Zurich at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along English Garden, take in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche, explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asamkirche.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Munich travel planner.

Getting from Zurich to Munich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. July in Munich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
English Garden ©
English Garden
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

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nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get out of town with these interesting Salzburg side-trips: Pillersee (in St. Ulrich am Pillersee) and Triassic Park (in Waidring). And it doesn't end there: take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, contemplate the waterfront views at Salzach River, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, and get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Munich to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games

Side Trips

Pillersee, Triassic Park
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

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nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, admire the striking features of Rathaus, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Vienna online attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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