60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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Kaliningrad, Russia
— 4 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
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Kiel, Germany
— 1 night
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Hamburg, Germany
— 5 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Antwerp, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Lier, Belgium
— 1 night
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Liege, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 5 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
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Genoa, Italy
— 3 nights
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Alessandria, Italy
— 2 nights
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Casale Monferrato, Italy
— 4 nights
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Turin, Italy
— 3 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
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Bologna, Italy
— 6 nights
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Kaliningrad, Russia

— 4 nights

Amber City

A city of science and philosophy, cosmopolitan Kaliningrad once served as a cultural hub of Germany, Poland, and Lithuania.
Kurshskaya Kosa and B-413 Submarine Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Amber Museum and Museum of the World Ocean capture your imagination. When in Kaliningrad, make a side trip to see Kirch Neuhausen in Gurevsk, approximately Gurevsk away. There's more to do: contemplate the long history of Fort XI Donhoff and pause for some serene contemplation at Konigsberg Cathedral.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kaliningrad day trip planning site.

Budapest, Hungary to Kaliningrad is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Budapest in June, things will get slightly colder in Kaliningrad: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Berlin.

Things to do in Kaliningrad

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Jun 13 — 17:

Berlin, Germany

— 5 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.
Pergamonmuseum and Neues Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at The Dresden Zwinger and Charlottenburg Palace. Step out of Berlin to go to Dresden and see Bruehlsche Terrasse, which is approximately 2 hours away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Berliner Dom.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Berlin trip planning site.

Fly from Kaliningrad to Berlin in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kaliningrad to Berlin due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can take a train to Kiel.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Outdoors

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Find places to stay Jun 17 — 22:

Kiel, Germany

— 1 night

Sailing City

One of Germany's most important ports for decades, Kiel combines its working industrial center with a rich heritage of music, fine dining, and pleasant scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at U-Boot U 995, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolai Church, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Arche Warder - Zentrum fur seltene Nutztierrassen.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kiel day trip planning tool.

Take a train from Berlin to Kiel in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Kiel can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Hamburg.

Things to do in Kiel

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Jun 22 — 23:

Hamburg, Germany

— 5 nights

Gateway to the World

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.
Visit Alter Elbtunnel and Speicherstadt for their historical value. Let the collections at Miniatur Wunderland and Kunsthalle Hamburg capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hamburg: Storchenpflegestation Wesermarsch (in Berne), Altes Land (in Jork) and The Wadden Sea, Germany (in Norden). There's still lots to do: take in nature's colorful creations at Planten un Blomen, admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael's Church, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and identify plant and animal life at Wildpark Lueneburger Heide.

Start your trip to Hamburg by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Kiel to Hamburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Bruges.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

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Find places to stay Jun 23 — 28:

Bruges, Belgium

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Get a sense of the local culture at Historic Centre of Brugge and Belfry of Bruges. Groeningemuseum and Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Bruges: Ieper (Ypres) (In Flanders Fields Museum & Menin Gate Memorial), Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke) and Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral, Graslei and Korenlei, &more). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, and contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake.

To find ratings and tourist information, read Bruges trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Hamburg to Bruges in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and car. In June, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can drive to Antwerp.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

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Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 3:

Antwerp, Belgium

— 2 nights
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Popular historic sites such as Beguinage and Grote Markt are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore MAS - Museum aan de Stroom and Museum Plantin-Moretus. Explore Antwerp's surroundings by going to Kinderboerderij Mikerf (in Brasschaat), Heidebos (in Wachtebeke) and Molsbroek (in Lokeren). The adventure continues: examine the collection at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady, make a trip to Beguinage, and stop by The Chocolate Line - Dominique Persoone.

To find ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Antwerp travel planning website.

Drive from Bruges to Antwerp in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Bruges, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Antwerp, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Lier.

Things to do in Antwerp

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

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Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:

Lier, Belgium

— 1 night
Lier is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Rumbold's Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof Lier, and then see the interesting displays at Zimmer Tower.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Lier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Antwerp to Lier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Liege.

Things to do in Lier

Historic Sites · Museums

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Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Liege, Belgium

— 3 nights

The Fervent City

Although decidedly industrial on the outskirts, Liege also boasts impressive architecture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ardennes American Cemetery and Cathedral de Liege (Liege Cathedral). Appreciate the collections at Bastogne Barracks and La Boverie. Change things up with these side-trips from Liege: Dinant (Parc de Furfooz & Citadelle de Dinant), Forestia (in Theux) and Bastogne War Museum (in Bastogne). There's more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Coteaux de la Citadelle and admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Liege-Guillemins.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Liege road trip website.

Traveling by car from Lier to Liege takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Liege, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Liege

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Jul 6 — 9:

Cologne, Germany

— 5 nights

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Cologne Cathedral and Museum Ludwig are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Wallraf-Richartz Museum and NS Documentation Centre of the City of Cologne will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Cologne side-trips: Nationalpark Eifel (in Schleiden), Aachen Cathedral (in Aachen) and Trier (Porta Nigra, St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), &more). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Eltz Castle, get engrossed in the history at Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum), take a stroll through Historic Old Town, and take in the views from Hohenzollern Bridge.

Make your Cologne itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Liege to Cologne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cologne are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can fly to Munich.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Jul 9 — 15:

Munich, Germany

— 4 nights

Village of a Million People

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Munich Residenz and BMW Welt. Get some cultural insight at Nymphenburg Palace and Schloss Neuschwanstein. Change things up with these side-trips from Munich: Schloss Linderhof (in Ettal), Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen) and Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site (in Dachau). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek, get curious at Deutsches Museum, examine the collection at BMW Museum, and explore the activities along English Garden.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Munich vacation builder site.

Getting from Cologne to Munich by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Munich are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Genoa.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

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Find places to stay Jul 15 — 20:

Genoa, Italy

— 3 nights
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova and Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Galleria Nazionale di Palazzo Spinola and Palazzo Ducale capture your imagination. When in Genoa, make a side trip to see Incendio del Castello con la Processione Religiosa dei Crocifissi in Rapallo, approximately Rapallo away. And it doesn't end there: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Maria di Castello, take a stroll through Boccadasse, and admire the striking features of Via Giuseppe Garibaldi.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Genoa online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Genoa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Munich in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 25°C in Genoa. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Alessandria.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:

Alessandria, Italy

— 2 nights
Alessandria is a city and comune in Piedmont, Italy, and the capital of the Province of Alessandria. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): look for gifts at Pasticceria Gallina, then explore the ancient world of Cittadella di Alessandria, and then contemplate the long history of La Bollente. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Grinzane Cavour, surround yourself with nature on Truffle Tour, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Asti Santa Maria Assunta.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Alessandria road trip planner.

Getting from Genoa to Alessandria by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in July, Alessandria is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Casale Monferrato.

Things to do in Alessandria

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife

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Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:

Casale Monferrato, Italy

— 4 nights
Casale Monferrato is a town in the Piedmont region in Italy, in the province of Alessandria. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo etnografico di Coniolo and Museo ArteVino Razzano. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palazzo Gozani Di Treville and Museo d'Arte Religiosa Padre Augusto Mozzetti di Oleggio. Venture out of the city with trips to Santuario di Oropa (in Oropa), Ricetto di Candelo (in Candelo) and Museo Borgogna (in Vercelli). It doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Michele.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Casale Monferrato route builder website.

Casale Monferrato is just a short distance from Alessandria. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Alessandria in July: highs in Casale Monferrato hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Casale Monferrato

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 25 — 29:

Turin, Italy

— 3 nights

City of Magic

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Egizio and Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile. Museo Nazionale del Cinema and Basilica of Superga are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale) and Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi (in Stupinigi). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santuario della Consolata, contemplate the long history of Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone, don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, and walk around Parco del Valentino.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Turin driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Casale Monferrato to Turin takes 1.5 hours. While traveling from Casale Monferrato, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Turin, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

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Find places to stay Jul 29 — Aug 1:

Milan, Italy

— 4 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.
Appreciate the collections at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana and Museo Poldi Pezzoli. Duomo di Milano and Castello Sforzesco will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Casa di Giulietta, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Milan online travel planner.

Take a train from Turin to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Turin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

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Find places to stay Aug 1 — 5:

Bologna, Italy

— 6 nights

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza San Marco and Basilica of Santa Croce. Let the collections at Doge's Palace and Museo Civico Archeologico capture your imagination. Explore Bologna's surroundings by going to St Mark's Campanile (in Venice) and Florence (Mercato Centrale, Florence Academy of Fine Arts, &more). And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa della Madonna di Galliera, take in panoramic vistas at Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, and see the interesting displays at La Macchina del Tempo.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Bologna route builder.

Traveling by train from Milan to Bologna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Bologna are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 11: