33 days in Europe Itinerary

33 days in Europe Itinerary

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33 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Cap-d'Agde, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
3
Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
4
Vaison-la-Romaine, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Marseille, France
— 3 nights
6
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
train:  45​min
7
Nice, France
— 6 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  4​h
9
Lugano, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
10
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
11
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: London, United Kingdom

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.
Get some cultural insight at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Carrer Montcada. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ciutat Vella and Delta del Llobregat. There's more to do: kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta and tour the pleasant surroundings at Montgat Beach.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona tour itinerary planner.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Barcelona. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Barcelona at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cap-d'Agde.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Montgat Beach, Delta del Llobregat
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella
Playa de La Barceloneta ©
Playa de La Barceloneta

3
nights
Cap-d'Agde, France

Cap-d'Agde ©
Visit La Franqui Beach and Plage de la Grande Conque for some beach relaxation. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Plage Naturiste and Museum-Park Dinosaur and the man s evolution. Take a break from Cap-d'Agde with a short trip to Notre-Dame-des-Auzils in Gruissan, about 54 minutes away.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Cap-d'Agde trip builder .

You can drive from Barcelona to Cap-d'Agde in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can go by car to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer.

Things to do in Cap-d'Agde

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Agde, Museum-Park Dinosaur and the man s evolution, Vents Favorables, Notre-Dame-des-Auzils, La Franqui Beach
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La Franqui Beach ©
La Franqui Beach
Cathedrale Saint-Etienne d'Agde ©
Cathedrale Saint-Etienne d'Agde
Chateau Laurens ©
Chateau Laurens

3
nights
Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, France

Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer ©
Engulfed in the Provençal culture, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer has many literary, artistic, and musical references from master artists due to its location where the Rhône meets the Mediterranean and as the pilgrimage destination for Romany people, sometimes called gypsies.
You'll get in some beach time at Espiguette Beach and Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Bambou Palm Beach and Plage de Piemanson. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer: La Maison du Guide de Camargue (in Montcalm) and Site Archeologique de Glanum (in Saint-Remy-de-Provence).

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer route builder app .

Drive from Cap-d'Agde to Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vaison-la-Romaine.

Things to do in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Espiguette Beach, Plage de Piemanson, La Maison du Guide de Camargue, Site Archeologique de Glanum
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Site Archeologique de Glanum ©
Site Archeologique de Glanum
Plage de Piemanson ©
Plage de Piemanson

2
nights
Vaison-la-Romaine, France

Vaison-la-Romaine ©
Vaison-la-Romaine is a commune in the Vaucluse department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France.The French archaeologist and hellenist Henri Metzger died here.The historic section is in two parts, the Colline du Château on a height on one side of the Ouvèze, the "upper city" and on the opposite bank, the "lower city" centered on the Colline de la Villasse.Vaison-la-Romaine is famous for its rich Roman ruins, medieval town and cathedral. On the 10th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Roman Theatre of Orange, then take some stellar pictures from Colline Saint-Eutrope, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Ventoux. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Sites Archeologiques de Vaison la Romaine and then explore the galleries of Chateau de Suze la Rousse.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Vaison-la-Romaine tour itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer to Vaison-la-Romaine in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train. July in Vaison-la-Romaine sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 20°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Vaison-la-Romaine

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Orange, Mt Ventoux, Chateau de Suze la Rousse
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Roman Theatre of Orange ©
Roman Theatre of Orange
Mt Ventoux ©
Mt Ventoux

3
nights
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Get outdoors at Chateau d'If and Anse Magaud. Popular historic sites such as Palais du Pharo and Paul Cezanne’s Studio are in your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Plage de la Pointe Rouge, walk around Parc Balneaire du Prado, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Laurent.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip site .

Drive from Vaison-la-Romaine to Marseille in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Marseille, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Cannes.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Paul Cezanne’s Studio, Anse Magaud
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Chateau d'If ©
Chateau d'If
Palais du Pharo ©
Palais du Pharo
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

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 15th (Fri): wander the streets of La Croisette, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise de Biot, then contemplate the long history of Musée National Picasso, and finally wander the streets of Le Suquet. Keep things going the next day: tour the pleasant surroundings at La Pointe de l'Aiguille, then stroll through Plage Mace, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de la Platea d'Antibes.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Cannes driving holiday app .

You can drive from Marseille to Cannes in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Marseille in July, expect nights in Cannes to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are little chillier, around 33°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can take a train to Nice.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Eglise de Biot, La Pointe de l'Aiguille, Musée National Picasso, Cathedrale Notre Dame de la Platea d'Antibes
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Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
La Pointe de l'Aiguille ©
La Pointe de l'Aiguille

6
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Castel Plage and Eden Plage Mala. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vieille Ville and Musee des Arts Asiatiques de Nice. Go for a jaunt from Nice to Menton to see Palmes Beach about 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Passable, see the interesting displays at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of Èze.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Nice trip planner.

You can take a train from Cannes to Nice in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Cannes in July since evenings lows in Nice dip to 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Eze, Villefranche-sur-Mer, Place de la Cremaillere, Eden Plage Mala
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): examine the collection at Collections Baur, Musee des Arts d’Extreme-Orient, then get engrossed in the history at Musee D'Art Et D'Histoire, then kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame Basilica. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at International Red Cross and Red Crescent Museum, then see the interesting displays at Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde, then take an in-depth tour of Maison Tavel, and finally delve into the distant past at Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Geneva planning app .

Getting from Nice to Geneva by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Geneva, with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Lugano.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Maison Tavel ©
Maison Tavel

3
nights
Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Get in touch with nature at Lido San Domenico and Lido di Lugano. Castelgrande and Castle of Sasso Corbaro are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Lugano's surroundings by going to Parco delle Gole della Breggia (in Morbio Inferiore) and Castello di Montebello (in Bellinzona). Next up on the itinerary: take in the awesome beauty at Monte Tamaro, shop like a local with Artrust SA, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria di Loreto, and admire the landmark architecture of Chiesa Collegiata dei SS Pietro e Stefano.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lugano day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Geneva to Lugano takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daytime highs in Lugano are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Parco delle Gole della Breggia, Monte Tamaro, Artrust SA
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Lido di Lugano ©
Lido di Lugano
Castle of Sasso Corbaro ©
Castle of Sasso Corbaro
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Haus zum Rech, explore the galleries of Zunfthaus zur Meisen, then steep yourself in history at Platzspitz Park, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Seebad Katzensee. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche Enge and then kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Zurich route website .

Traveling by car from Lugano to Zurich takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, Zurich is little chillier than Lugano - with highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
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Platzspitz Park ©
Platzspitz Park
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Kirche Enge ©
Kirche Enge

3
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.
You'll get in some beach time at Roberto Beach and Strandbad Seeon. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nymphenburg Palace and Stuck Villa (Jugendstil Museum). Take a break from Munich with a short trip to Strandbad St. Alban in Diessen, about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz and tour the pleasant surroundings at Flaucher.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Zurich to Munich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Roberto Beach, Strandbad St. Alban, Strandbad Seeon
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Strandbad Seeon ©
Strandbad Seeon

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