12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights

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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.
On the 31st (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Vincennes, then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Natural History, and finally get curious at Musee des Arts et Metiers.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online travel planner.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Paris is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Traveling from Jakarta to Paris, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in March, with highs in Paris at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chateau of Vincennes
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Memorial De La Shoah ©
Memorial De La Shoah
Chateau of Vincennes ©
Chateau of Vincennes

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 3rd (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Carolus Borromeus Church, then see the interesting displays at Museum Mayer van den Bergh, and then examine the collection at Chocolate Nation. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Rue des Bouchers, examine the collection at GardeRobe MannekenPis, then partake in some friendly competition at Escape Prod - Escape Rooms Brussels, and finally look for gifts at Planete Chocolat.

To see ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip itinerary builder tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. While traveling from Paris, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Antwerp
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Chocolate Nation ©
Chocolate Nation
Museum Mayer van den Bergh ©
Museum Mayer van den Bergh
Carolus Borromeus Church ©
Carolus Borromeus Church

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Domschatzkammer, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Maria Himmelfahrt, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sankt Andreas Kirche, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Antoniterkirche, then steep yourself in history at Bayenturm, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Agnes. On your second day here, take in the waterfront at Frankenwerft, take in the spiritual surroundings of Minoritenkirche, and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Paffendorf.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Cologne trip planning app.

You can drive from Brussels to Cologne in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Schloss Paffendorf
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St. Maria Himmelfahrt ©
St. Maria Himmelfahrt
Schloss Paffendorf ©
Schloss Paffendorf
Minoritenkirche ©
Minoritenkirche

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Hermitage Amsterdam and Kunstmuseum Den Haag will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Panorama Mesdag and Micropia. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Canals, sample the tasty concoctions at Brouwerij 't IJ, and view the masterpieces at Architecture Centre of Amsterdam.

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Traveling by car from Cologne to Amsterdam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

The Hague
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Kunstmuseum Den Haag ©
Kunstmuseum Den Haag
Micropia ©
Micropia
Panorama Mesdag ©
Panorama Mesdag

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