52 days in Europe Itinerary

52 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  24 h
1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
7
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
8
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
9
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
10
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
11
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  10 h
12
Landmannalaugar, Iceland
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  10 h 15 min
13
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
14
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
15
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
16
Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
17
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
18
Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
19
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
20
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
21
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
22
Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights
Fly:  22 h 30 min
End: Sydney, Australia

2
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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rome online itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Rome is an approximately 24- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Rome. In May, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay May 18 — 21:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary builder tool.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Florence, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, don't miss a visit to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, and explore the galleries of Belvedere Palace.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

You can fly from Florence to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 23 — 26:
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): wander the streets of Old Town, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hofkirche.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Zurich trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Lucerne
Find places to stay May 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich ©
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 29th (Fri), explore the activities along Lake Geneva, don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock, and then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and then examine the collection at Patek Philippe Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Geneva trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Geneva takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May in Geneva, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. On the next day, get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas, then stroll around Parc Guell, and then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona road trip site.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Barcelona takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Geneva in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 1:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), make a trip to Belém Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, then make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, then contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge, and finally take a stroll through Alfama.

To see maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Barcelona in June since evenings lows in Lisbon dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, explore the galleries of Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Montmartre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in June; daily highs in Paris reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in June, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 13th (Sat), contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, and then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh travel itinerary planner.

Fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from London in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Edinburgh: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Real Mary King's Close ©
The Real Mary King's Close
The Scotch Whisky Experience ©
The Scotch Whisky Experience

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Wall of Fame, then don't miss a visit to Temple Bar, then browse the exhibits of Guinness Storehouse, and finally see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, stroll around St Stephens Green, and then don't miss a visit to The Spire.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin tour itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Edinburgh to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, daytime highs in Dublin are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. On the 15th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Landmannalaugar.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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nights
Landmannalaugar, Iceland

Landmannalaugar ©
Landmannalaugar is a place in the Fjallabak Nature Reserve in the Highlands of Iceland. Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): trek along Laugavegur, go for a walk through Landmannalaugar, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Ljótipollur.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Landmannalaugar trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Dublin to Landmannalaugar. Traveling from Dublin in June, expect nights in Landmannalaugar to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are slightly colder, around 12°C. You'll set off for Amsterdam on the 17th (Wed).

Things to do in Landmannalaugar

Parks Nature Trails
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Laugavegur ©
Laugavegur
Ljótipollur ©
Ljótipollur
Landmannalaugar ©
Landmannalaugar

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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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and stroll around Vondelpark.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online travel route planner.

Explore your travel options from Landmannalaugar to Amsterdam with the Route module. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Landmannalaugar to Amsterdam. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Landmannalaugar in June, with highs in Amsterdam at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Museumphoto ©
Museumphoto
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, make a trip to Grand Place, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and finally make a trip to Atomium. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip builder site.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

2
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Vianden Castle, make a trip to Place Guillaume II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Casemates du Bock.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Luxembourg City trip planner.

You can drive from Brussels to Luxembourg City in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Luxembourg City are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vianden Castle
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Vianden Castle ©
Vianden Castle
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche
Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal) ©

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museum Embankment, explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, then take some stellar pictures from Main Tower, and finally admire the striking features of Romer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Goethe House, admire the natural beauty at Palmengarten, steep yourself in history at Old Nicholas Church (Alte Nikolaikirche), then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), and finally take in the views from Iron Bridge.

For ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Frankfurt driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Frankfurt takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Goethe House ©
Goethe House
Romer ©
Romer

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Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, then appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Topography of Terror, then steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Berlin trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Frankfurt to Berlin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, tram, and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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Hamburg, Germany

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, appreciate the extensive heritage of Speicherstadt, and then browse the exhibits of Miniatur Wunderland. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Port of Hamburg, then get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, and then admire the striking features of Townhall.

For reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hamburg road trip planning site.

Take a train from Berlin to Hamburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Hamburg are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel

1
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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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetarn, contemplate the long history of Rosenborg Castle, pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, then admire the landmark architecture of Amalienborg, and finally wander the streets of Nyhavn.

To see ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen road trip planner.

You can fly from Hamburg to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. June in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
On the 2nd (Thu), get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Kon-Tiki Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Vigeland Park, then explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum, and then get engrossed in the history at Nordisk bibelmuseum.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Oslo trip planning tool.

Getting from Copenhagen to Oslo by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Copenhagen in July, Oslo is slightly colder at night with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Vigeland Park ©
Vigeland Park

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, learn about all things military at Royal Armory, then examine the collection at Skansen, and finally see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Drottningholm Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Stockholm City Hall, and then explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Stockholm day trip planning app.

You can fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Stockholm City Hall ©
Stockholm City Hall

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Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): stop by Marttiini Senaatintori, make a trip to Senate Square, then expand your understanding of the military at Sea Fortress Suomenlinna, then pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and finally admire the striking features of Temppeliaukio Church. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali) and then appreciate the extensive heritage of The Esplanadi Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Stockholm to Helsinki in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church
Helsinki Cathedral ©
Helsinki Cathedral

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