23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
5
Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights

5
nights
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.
Petit Palais has been added to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Île de la Cité. Museum-lovers will appreciate Musee d'Orsay and Musee des Arts Forains. Venture out of the city with trips to Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte (in Maincy) and Fontainebleau (Chateau de Fontainebleau & Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau)). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, see the interesting displays at Fondation Louis Vuitton, get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville, and take a stroll through 1st Arrondissement.

For other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary maker website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Paris due to the time zone difference. In December, Paris is much colder than Sao Paulo - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fontainebleau, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Grand Place and Atomium. Explore hidden gems such as Museum Plantin-Moretus and Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Autoworld, admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum, browse the exhibits of Fort Breendonk, and wander the streets of Place St. Gery.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip builder app.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Brussels are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort Breendonk, Museum Plantin-Moretus
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Atomium ©
Atomium

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Holy Blood and Belfry of Bruges. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Markt and For Freedom Museum. Take a break from Bruges with a short trip to Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 in Zonnebeke, about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum, stop by The Bottle Shop, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, and see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bruges trip planning tool.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Bruges are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

For Freedom Museum, Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917
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Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 ©
Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Kunstmuseum Den Haag. Museum-lovers will get to explore Rijksmuseum and Louwman Museum The Hague. Venture out of the city with trips to The Hague (Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) & Panorama Mesdag). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, see the interesting displays at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

The Hague
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

2
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Marienkirche, see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, and then see the interesting displays at Dialog in the Dark. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Wildpark Schwarze Berge, thenexamine the collection at Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, and then take a stroll through Deichstrasse.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hamburg trip maker app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Hamburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. December in Hamburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Wildpark Schwarze Berge, Marienkirche
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Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Dialog in the Dark ©
Dialog in the Dark
Wildpark Schwarze Berge ©
Wildpark Schwarze Berge

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Let the collections at National Museum of Denmark and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek capture your imagination. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rosenborg Castle and Stevns Klint. Take a break from Copenhagen with a short trip to Andelslandsbyen Nyvang in Holbaek, about 1 hour away. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, take a stroll through Stroeget, take an in-depth tour of Amalienborg, and admire the masterpieces at Arken Museum of Modern Art.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip maker tool.

Fly from Hamburg to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Andelslandsbyen Nyvang, Stevns Klint, Arken Museum of Modern Art
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Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

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