15 days in Zermatt, Vienna & Bucharest Itinerary

15 days in Zermatt, Vienna & Bucharest Itinerary

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1
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 4 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
3
Bucharest, Romania
— 3 nights

4
nights
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zermatt: Harderkulm (in Interlaken) and Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach (in Ernen). There's still lots to do: explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Castor Mountain, tour the pleasant surroundings at Murmelweg Wanderung, and take a memorable drive along Gornergrat.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Zermatt trip maker app.

Bucharest, Romania to Zermatt is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Bucharest to Zermatt. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

Schynige Platte, Harderkulm, Aletsch Glacier, Hangebrucke Furgangen-Muhlebach
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Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm

6
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: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Vienna visit planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Zermatt to Vienna in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Vienna

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

3
nights
Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Change things up with a short trip to Mogosoaia Palace in Mogosoaia (about 34 minutes away). The adventure continues: get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Parliament, get engrossed in the history at Museum of History of the Jewish Community, explore the world behind art at Peasant Museum (Muzeul Taranului Roman), and learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bucharest trip itinerary website.

Getting from Vienna to Bucharest by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Vienna in September: highs in Bucharest hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mogosoaia Palace
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Walking tours
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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