16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe holiday maker

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Fly
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Dublin, Ireland
— 1 night
Fly
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Geneva, Switzerland
Drive
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Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
4
Sion, Switzerland
Drive
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Airolo, Switzerland
Drive
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Interlaken, Switzerland
Drive
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Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
8
Martigny, Switzerland
Drive
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Fenis, Italy
Drive
10
Chamonix, France
Drive
11
Yvoire, France
Drive
12
Montreux, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Avignon, France
— 4 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
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Dublin, Ireland

— 1 night

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
On the 10th (Wed), examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dublin trip site.

Los Angeles, USA to Dublin is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also fly. Traveling from Los Angeles to Dublin, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Los Angeles in October, plan for much colder days in Dublin, with highs around 57°F, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Thu) to allow time for the flight to Geneva.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums
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Geneva, Switzerland

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
For ratings, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Geneva day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Geneva takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Geneva is 1 hour. October in Geneva sees daily highs of 61°F and lows of 46°F at night. On the 11th (Thu), you're off to Montreux.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Nightlife · Parks · Historic Sites
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Montreux, Switzerland

— 1 night
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
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You can drive from Geneva to Montreux in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. On the 12th (Fri), you'll travel to Sion.

Things to do in Montreux

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours
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Sion, Switzerland

Sion is the capital of the Swiss canton of Valais and of the district of Sion. To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Sion online sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Montreux to Sion in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Sion sees daily highs of 63°F and lows of 45°F at night. On the 12th (Fri), you'll travel to Airolo.

Things to do in Sion

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Museums
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Airolo, Switzerland

Airolo is a municipality in the district of Leventina in the canton of Ticino in Switzerland.HistoryIn the settlement of Madrano, Roman tombs from the 2nd and 3rd centuries AD were found. Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Sasso San Gottardo.

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Traveling by car from Sion to Airolo takes 3 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Airolo

Museums
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Interlaken, Switzerland

Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Fri): stroll around Hohematte Park.

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Getting from Airolo to Interlaken by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 57°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Montreux.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks
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Montreux, Switzerland

— 1 night
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You can drive from Interlaken to Montreux in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll set off for Martigny on the 13th (Sat).

Things to do in Montreux

Outdoors · Parks · Museums · Tours
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Martigny, Switzerland

Martigny is the capital of the French-speaking district of Martigny in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Martigny travel planner.

Martigny is very close to Montreux. In October, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 46°F. On the 13th (Sat), you're off to Fenis.

Things to do in Martigny

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Winter Sports
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Fenis, Italy

On the 13th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Castello Reale di Sarre and then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Fenis.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Fenis trip planner.

You can drive from Martigny to Fenis in 1.5 hours. On the 13th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chamonix.

Things to do in Fenis

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Chamonix, France

Alpine Capital of the World

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
To find photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Chamonix road trip planning app.

You can drive from Fenis to Chamonix in 1.5 hours. On the 13th (Sat), you're off to Yvoire.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature
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Yvoire, France

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Traveling by car from Chamonix to Yvoire takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. In October in Yvoire, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 46°F at night. On the 13th (Sat), you'll travel to Montreux.

Things to do in Yvoire

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Wildlife
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Montreux, Switzerland

— 2 nights
On the 14th (Sun), pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue, then see the interesting displays at Chaplin's World, then go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside, and finally explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chillon.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Montreux travel site.

Drive from Yvoire to Montreux in 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Avignon.

Things to do in Montreux

Childrens Museums · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Avignon, France

— 4 nights

City of Popes

An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Avignon: Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence), Marseille (Cathédrale La Major & Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde) and Amphitheatre (les Arenes) (in Arles). There's much more to do: savor the flavors at Food & Drink, step into the grandiose world of Palais des Papes, get engrossed in the history at Musee Calvet, and don't miss a visit to Pont d'Avignon.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Avignon trip site.

Traveling by train from Montreux to Avignon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In October in Avignon, expect temperatures between 70°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

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Barcelona, Spain

— 5 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for historic sites, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, stroll around Parc Guell, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can take a train from Avignon to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a train. Traveling from Avignon in October, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Museums
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