24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
Train:  45 min
4
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  30 min
5
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Turin, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h
7
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: San Francisco, United States


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3
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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, don't miss a visit to De Nieuwe Kerk, and get to know the resident critters at ARTIS.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam journey planning site.

San Francisco, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from San Francisco to Amsterdam is 9 hours. In August, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

4
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.
Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Paris attractions planner.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. August in Paris sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

2
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): make a trip to La Croisette, then take a stroll through Rue d'Antibes, then don't miss a visit to Les Murs Peints, and finally appreciate the history behind Monuments aux Morts. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Fri): browse the fresh offerings at Marche Forville, take a stroll through Le Suquet, then head off the coast to Île Sainte-Marguerite, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Cannes trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Cannes by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in September, with highs in Cannes at 79°F and lows at 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Marche Forville ©
Marche Forville
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

3
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marineland, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice online driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Cannes to Nice in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. September in Nice sees daily highs of 76°F and lows of 65°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Nice

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marineland
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Food Tours
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

2
nights
Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the waterfront at Monte Carlo Harbor, explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Casino Square, try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo, then admire the striking features of Place du Palais, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Jardin Exotique de Monaco.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Monte-Carlo trip itinerary planner.

Monte-Carlo is just a short distance from Nice. In September, daytime highs in Monte-Carlo are 76°F, while nighttime lows are 65°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Parks Historic Sites Casinos

Side Trips

Monaco-Ville, Jardin Exotique de Monaco
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Oceanographic Museum of Monaco ©
Oceanographic Museum of Monaco
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo

3
nights
Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Explore Turin's surroundings by going to Zoom Torino (in Cumiana), Forte di Bard (in Bard) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Morgex). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, examine the collection at Museo del Grande Torino e della Leggenda Granata, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, and make a trip to Piazza San Carlo.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Turin trip planner.

You can drive from Monte-Carlo to Turin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Monte-Carlo in September, with highs in Turin at 69°F and lows at 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Museo del Grande Torino e della Leggenda Granata, Zoom Torino, Basilica of Superga, Forte di Bard, River Rafting & Tubing
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Museo Nazionale del Cinema ©
Museo Nazionale del Cinema
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, then examine the collection at Civic Archaeological Museum, and finally browse the collection at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

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Traveling by train from Turin to Milan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Turin in September, you will find days in Milan are somewhat warmer (76°F), and nights are about the same (57°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana

4
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek, see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Munich trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Munich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, Munich is slightly colder than Milan - with highs of 66°F and lows of 47°F. On the 19th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

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