11 days in Switzerland, Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

11 days in Switzerland, Amsterdam & Paris Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Train
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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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 list of things to see and do now includes Bar Oldenhof, The Jordaan, Anne Frank House, and other attractions. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, and gain interesting insight with Amsterdam Red Light District Tours.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary builder site.

Singapore, Singapore to Amsterdam is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -7 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Singapore in October; daily highs in Amsterdam reach 17°C and lows reach 9°C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Paris.
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Museums · Nightlife · Shopping · Neighborhoods
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Paris, France — 2 nights

City of Light

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've now added Eiffel Tower to your itinerary. On the 16th (Sun), shop like a local with Champs-Elysees and then contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Louvre Museum and then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris online trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October in Paris, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 18th (Tue) before leaving for Grindelwald.
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Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
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Grindelwald, Switzerland — 4 nights

Glacier Village

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Harderkulm, Lake Brienz, Nature Park Blausee, and other attractions. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Jungfraujoch, explore the activities along Bachalpsee Lake, take some stellar pictures from First Cliff Walk by Tissot, and fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Grindelwald day trip planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Grindelwald by combination of flight, bus, and train takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sat) to allow time for the car ride to Zurich.
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Parks · Nature · Tours · Outdoors
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Zurich, Switzerland — 1 night

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
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Getting from Grindelwald to Zurich by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. October in Zurich sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 8°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 23rd (Sun).
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Switzerland travel guide

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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.
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