27 days in Europe Itinerary

27 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) & Grote Markt). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam tour itinerary builder website.

Dublin, Ireland to Amsterdam is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 14 — 16:

Brussels, Belgium

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), make a trip to Grand Place, then appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Fri): browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, see the interesting displays at Atomium, and then find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Brussels trip planner.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 16 — 18:

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

— 2 nights

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, steep yourself in history at Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally stroll through Casemates du Bock.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Luxembourg City travel route builder app.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Luxembourg City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In June in Luxembourg City, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 18 — 20:

Paris, France

— 4 nights

City of Light

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Paris journey planner.

Getting from Luxembourg City to Paris by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June in Paris, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 20 — 24:

Geneva, Switzerland

— 1 night

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Palais des Nations, Genève and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Flower Clock, admire the natural beauty at Le Jardin Anglais, admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then stop by DAVIDOFF Geneve, then take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, and finally see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Geneva in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June in Geneva, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 25:

Milan, Italy

— 3 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Explore Milan's surroundings by going to La Citta Alta (in Bergamo), Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina) and Leolandia (in Capriate San Gervasio). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and get outside with Aero Club Monte Cornizzolo.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary builder site.

Getting from Geneva to Milan by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Geneva in June, with highs in Milan at 33°C and lows at 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 25 — 28:

Salzburg, Austria

— 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, and finally see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Salzburg trip planner.

You can drive from Milan to Salzburg in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Milan in June, expect Salzburg to be a bit cooler, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

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.
On the 1st (Thu), make a trip to Stephansplatz, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Salzburg to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June in Vienna, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 2:

Budapest, Hungary

— 1 night

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then indulge your taste buds at Central Market Hall, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at University Church. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, admire the striking features of Matthias Church, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, appreciate the history behind Mansfeld Peter Memorial, then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To find traveler tips and other tourist information, go to the Budapest holiday planner.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:

Bratislava, Slovakia

— 1 night

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), then take an in-depth tour of Devin Castle, and finally admire the local landmark of Fountain of peace.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bratislava journey planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 4:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 1 night

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 5th (Mon), make a trip to Old Royal Palace, admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally appreciate the history behind Franz Kafka statue.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague attractions planner.

You can drive from Bratislava to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. Traveling from Bratislava in July, you will find days in Prague are a bit cooler (30°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 5:

Berlin, Germany

— 4 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Get out of town with these interesting Berlin side-trips: Dresden (Procession of Princes & The Dresden Zwinger). The adventure continues: ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate.

For where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Berlin trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 5 — 10:

Luxembourg travel guide

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Landmarks · Historic Sites · Churches
Green Heart of Europe
One of the three richest countries in the world, Luxembourg celebrates its wealth of natural and historical sites as well. Landlocked by Belgium, France, and Germany, this nation represents a blend of cultures, which are evident as you explore the nation's villages, outdoor attractions, and capital. If you prefer city living, discover Luxembourg City's old town, with World Heritage status. This small nation's rolling countryside is equally charming, offering castles and plenty of opportunity for recreation and leisure. Go for a bike ride, hike the country's mountainous region, or spend time at renowned vineyards.