52 days in Europe Itinerary

52 days in Europe Itinerary

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52 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Rome, Italy
Fly:  2 h 45 min
1
Pisa, Italy
— 1 day
+2
Fly + Shuttle + Train:  2 h
2
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 15 min
3
Malaga, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 45 min
4
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Seville, Spain
— 1 day
+2
Fly + Taxi + Train:  2 h 30 min
6
Burgos, Spain
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Santiago de Compostela, Spain
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
Drive:  45 min
9
Guimaraes, Portugal
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
10
Aveiro, Portugal
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
11
Coimbra, Portugal
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
12
Sintra, Portugal
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h 45 min
13
Evora, Portugal
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
14
Faro, Portugal
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 45 min
15
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 day
Fly:  1 h 45 min
16
Madrid, Spain
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 30 min
17
Zaragoza, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
18
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 15 min
19
Marseille, France
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 15 min
20
Milan, Italy
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
21
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
22
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h
23
Palinuro, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
24
Bari, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  45 min
25
Patras, Greece
— 1 day
Drive + Fly:  2 h 45 min
26
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h
27
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h
28
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 day
Drive:  1 h
29
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h
30
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h
31
Berlin, Germany
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
32
Hamburg, Germany
— 1 night
+2
Train + Tram + Fly:  2 h 15 min
33
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
34
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 15 min
35
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
36
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
37
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly + Tram:  1 h 45 min
38
Lyon, France
— 1 day
Tram + Fly:  5 h
End: Rome, Italy

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, browse the exhibits of San Gimignano 1300, then get engrossed in the history at Casa Natale di Leonardo da Vinci, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lago Santo Modenese.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Pisa day trip planner.

Rome to Pisa is an approximately 3- hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Pisa when traveling from Rome in May, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Cordoba.

Things to do in Pisa

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

San Gimignano 1300, Casa Natale di Leonardo da Vinci, Lago Santo Modenese, Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico
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Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico ©
Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico
San Gimignano 1300 ©
San Gimignano 1300
Lago Santo Modenese ©
Lago Santo Modenese

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Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), take in the spiritual surroundings of Mezquita Cathedral de Cordoba, take an in-depth tour of Medina Azahara - Conjunto Arqueológico Madinat al-Zahra, then zoom along the surf with Xtreme Gene Watersports & Waterski, then take an in-depth tour of Calahorra Tower, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museo Arqueologico de Cordoba.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Cordoba tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Pisa to Cordoba in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Pisa in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Cordoba, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Malaga.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Almodovar del Rio
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Castillo de Almodovar ©
Castillo de Almodovar

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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museo de Artes y Costumbres Populares, see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum, don't miss a visit to Castillo del Aguila, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa La Carihuela, then stroll through Playa El Bajondillo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fundacion Picasso - Museo Natal.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Malaga trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Cordoba to Malaga takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Cordoba, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Malaga, ranging from highs of 29°C to lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can go by car to Granada.

Things to do in Malaga

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Torremolinos, Castillo del Aguila
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Automobile and Fashion Museum ©
Automobile and Fashion Museum
Playa La Carihuela ©
Playa La Carihuela
Playa El Bajondillo ©
Playa El Bajondillo

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Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): take a stroll through Albayzin, contemplate the long history of Archive Saint John of God Museum, explore the historical opulence of Alhambra, then take a tour by water with Rafting SaltaRios, then get engrossed in the history at Centro Cultural Baños Árabes, and finally soak in style at Hammam Al Andalus Granada. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the natural beauty at Generalife, add some adventure to your tour with Nerja Dive Resort, then enjoy the sand and surf at Burriana Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Capistrano Playa, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Lizar.

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Traveling by car from Malaga to Granada takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Malaga in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Granada, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Seville.

Things to do in Granada

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Nerja, Centro Cultural Baños Árabes, Castillo de Lizar
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Burriana Beach ©
Burriana Beach
Hammam Al Andalus Granada ©
Hammam Al Andalus Granada
Centro Cultural Baños Árabes ©
Centro Cultural Baños Árabes

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Colegial del Salvador, then contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Muelle de las Carabelas, and finally kick back and relax at Matalascanas.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Seville trip planner.

Traveling by car from Granada to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. May in Seville sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Burgos.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Muelle de las Carabelas, Matalascanas
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Iglesia Colegial del Salvador ©
Iglesia Colegial del Salvador
Muelle de las Carabelas ©
Muelle de las Carabelas
Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija ©

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Burgos, Spain

Burgos ©
Burgos is a city in northern Spain and the historic capital of Castile. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sun): do a tasting at Bodegas Muga, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes, then steep yourself in history at San Millan Suso Monastery, then contemplate the waterfront views at Laguna Negra, and finally explore the activities along Lagunas de Neila. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Nicolas de Bari, step into the grandiose world of Casa del Cordon, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral De Burgos, explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Burgos, then pause for some serene contemplation at Capilla de Los Condestables, and finally admire the sheer force of Cascada de Orbaneja del Castillo.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Burgos driving holiday tool.

Getting from Seville to Burgos by combination of flight and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. In May, Burgos is a bit cooler than Seville - with highs of 20°C and lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can go by car to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Burgos

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

San Millan Suso Monastery, Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes, Lagunas de Neila, Bodegas Muga, Laguna Negra
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
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Catedral De Burgos ©
Catedral De Burgos
Museo de la Evolucion Humana ©
Museo de la Evolucion Humana
Cascada de Orbaneja del Castillo ©
Cascada de Orbaneja del Castillo

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Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
On the 26th (Tue), enjoy the sand and surf at Playa Vao, then kick back and relax at Playa Area das Pipas, and then get a taste of local nightlife at Lume Boo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Santiago de Compostela online route planner.

Drive from Burgos to Santiago de Compostela in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In May, daytime highs in Santiago de Compostela are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Porto.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Playa Vao, Playa Area das Pipas, Lume Boo
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Playa Vao ©
Playa Vao

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nights
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Wed): stroll through Praia do Carneiro, take an in-depth tour of Casa do Infante, then stroll through Praia do Homem do Leme, then stroll through Praia do Castelo do Queijo, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Matosinhos Beach. On your second day here, kick back and relax at Praia da Luz, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia do Ourigo, kick back and relax at Praia do Molhe, then get outside with Praia dos Ingleses, and finally see the interesting displays at Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Porto online attractions planner.

You can drive from Santiago de Compostela to Porto in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May in Porto, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can drive to Guimaraes.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes, Matosinhos Beach
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Praia do Castelo do Queijo ©
Praia do Castelo do Queijo
Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes ©
Casa-Museu Teixeira Lopes
Casa do Infante ©
Casa do Infante

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Guimaraes, Portugal

Guimaraes ©
The historical town of Guimarães was the birthplace of the first Portuguese king and served as the country's first capital.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Historico de Guimaraes, tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Cabedelo, then see the interesting displays at O Navio Gil Eannes, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario de Santa Luzia, and finally stroll through Praia do Canto Marinho.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Guimaraes day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Porto to Guimaraes takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Aveiro.

Things to do in Guimaraes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Viana do Castelo
Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Santuario de Santa Luzia ©
Santuario de Santa Luzia
O Navio Gil Eannes ©
O Navio Gil Eannes
Praia do Cabedelo ©
Praia do Cabedelo

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Aveiro, Portugal

Aveiro ©
Aveiro is a city and a municipality in Portugal. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get outside with Viva a Ria, get outside with Praia de Maceda, examine the collection at The Maritime Museum of Ilhavo, then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Sao Jacinto, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Torreira Beach.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Aveiro trip planner.

You can drive from Guimaraes to Aveiro in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Coimbra.

Things to do in Aveiro

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Praia de Sao Jacinto, The Maritime Museum of Ilhavo, Praia de Maceda, Torreira Beach
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:
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Praia de Sao Jacinto ©
Praia de Sao Jacinto
Torreira Beach ©
Torreira Beach
The Maritime Museum of Ilhavo ©
The Maritime Museum of Ilhavo

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Coimbra, Portugal

Coimbra ©
The university town of Coimbra exudes modern flair while embracing its roots as the medieval capital of Portugal.
On the 31st (Sun), admire the natural beauty at Penedo da Saudade, contemplate the long history of Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz, then trek along Choupal National Forest, then get outside with Praia do Cabedelo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Praia da Figueira (Figueira Beach).

To see ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Coimbra online day trip planner.

You can take a train from Aveiro to Coimbra in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. May in Coimbra sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to drive to Sintra.

Things to do in Coimbra

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Figueira da Foz
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
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Praia da Figueira (Figueira Beach) ©
Praia da Figueira (Figueira Beach)
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz ©
Igreja e Mosteiro da Santa Cruz
Penedo da Saudade ©
Penedo da Saudade

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Sintra, Portugal

Sintra ©
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): kick back and relax at Praia da Adraga, then kick back and relax at Praia da ursa, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Praia Foz do Arelho.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Sintra route tool.

Traveling by car from Coimbra to Sintra takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Coimbra in June: highs in Sintra hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Evora.

Things to do in Sintra

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Praia da Adraga, Praia Foz do Arelho
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Praia Foz do Arelho ©
Praia Foz do Arelho
Praia da Adraga ©
Praia da Adraga
Praia da ursa ©
Praia da ursa

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Evora, Portugal

Evora ©
The city of Evora functions as a museum of Roman origins and medieval times.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Castelo da Rainha Santa Isabel, see the interesting displays at Aldeia da Terra, explore the historical opulence of Ruinas do Castelo de Montemor-o-novo, take in the architecture and design of University of Evora, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Loios Convent, and finally examine the collection at Museu de Evora.

Discover how to plan a Evora trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can drive from Sintra to Evora in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Sintra in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Evora, with highs around 36°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can go by car to Faro.

Things to do in Evora

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Castelo da Rainha Santa Isabel, Aldeia da Terra, Ruinas do Castelo de Montemor-o-novo
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Ruinas do Castelo de Montemor-o-novo ©
Castelo da Rainha Santa Isabel ©
Castelo da Rainha Santa Isabel
Aldeia da Terra ©
Aldeia da Terra

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Faro, Portugal

Faro ©
The most well-known city in the Algarve, Faro boasts a cliffside location with popular beaches and a thriving cultural scene.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Odeceixe Beach, then get outside with Praia do Beliche, and then see some colorful creatures with Divers Cape.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Faro journey planner.

Drive from Evora to Faro in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle; or take a train. Traveling from Evora in June, expect nights in Faro to be somewhat warmer, around 21°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lisbon.

Things to do in Faro

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Sagres, Odeceixe Beach
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Odeceixe Beach ©
Odeceixe Beach
Divers Cape ©
Divers Cape
Praia do Beliche ©
Praia do Beliche

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, get engrossed in the history at Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Tamariz, then stroll through Praia da Rainha, and finally kick back and relax at Guincho Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Faro to Lisbon in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a bus. Traveling from Faro in June, expect little chillier with lows of 18°C in Lisbon. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Cascais
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 4:
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Praia do Tamariz ©
Praia do Tamariz
Guincho Beach ©
Guincho Beach
Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu ©

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museo Sorolla, see the interesting displays at Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, then contemplate the long history of Museo Cerralbo, then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally steep yourself in history at Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madrid day trip planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Madrid in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Madrid. While traveling from Lisbon, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 36°C to lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Zaragoza.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial
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Museo Sorolla ©
Museo Sorolla
Museo Cerralbo ©
Museo Cerralbo

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Zaragoza, Spain

Zaragoza ©
The city of Zaragoza is known as the City of Four Cultures for its interwoven history of Iberian, Roman, Moorish, and Christian influences.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): examine the collection at Museo del Puerto Romano, contemplate the waterfront views at El Ebro, pause for some photo ops at Palacio de la Aljaferia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza, then see the interesting displays at Museo de los Faroles y Rosario de Cristal, and finally steep yourself in history at Daroca.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Zaragoza tour planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Zaragoza in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Zaragoza can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Zaragoza

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Palacio de la Aljaferia ©
Palacio de la Aljaferia
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza ©
Catedral del Salvador de Zaragoza
Daroca ©
Daroca

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ciutat Vella and Circ Roma. Museum-lovers will get to explore Casa Museu Gaudí and Museu del Cau Ferrat. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Sant Miquel del Fai Monastery (in Sant Feliu de Codines), Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar) and Fenals Beach (in Lloret de Mar). Next up on the itinerary: tour the pleasant surroundings at La Playa de Sitges, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de la Barra, and take in the waterfront at Port Vell.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona online day trip planner.

Getting from Zaragoza to Barcelona by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Zaragoza in June, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 22°C, while days are little chillier, around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Sitges, Sant Miquel del Fai Monastery, Vila Vella (Old Town), Llevant Beach, Circ Roma
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Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Site Archeologique de Glanum, admire the landmark architecture of Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole, then step off the mainland to explore Ile de la Barthelasse, then admire the masterpieces at Musee du Petit Palais, and finally walk around Parc Balneaire du Prado. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Le Sentier des Ocres, learn about winemaking at Chateau la Canorgue, get engrossed in the history at Paul Cezanne’s Studio, then step off the mainland to explore Chateau d'If, and finally browse the exhibits of Musee des Beaux-Arts.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Marseille trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Marseille takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Marseille can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Avignon, Saint-Remy-de-Provence, Le Sentier des Ocres, Chateau la Canorgue, Paul Cezanne’s Studio
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Site Archeologique de Glanum ©
Site Archeologique de Glanum
Le Sentier des Ocres ©
Le Sentier des Ocres
Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole ©
Monastery Saint-Paul de Mausole

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Museo Egizio, step off the mainland to explore Isola Madre, then contemplate the long history of Isola Bella, and finally head off the coast to Isole Borromee.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Marseille to Milan in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

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Lake Maggiore, Isola Bella
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Isola Madre ©
Isola Madre
Isola Bella ©
Isola Bella
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio

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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 13th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Palazzo Medici Riccardi, see the interesting displays at Musei di Fiesole, get a sense of history and politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, then see the interesting displays at Casa Buonarroti, then explore the world behind art at Basilica di San Lorenzo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Florence day trip planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Musei di Fiesole, Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi
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Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Museo Nazionale del Bargello ©
Museo Nazionale del Bargello
Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi ©
Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi

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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.
On the 14th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Crypta Balbi, admire the landmark architecture of National Museum of Palazzo Venezia, steep yourself in history at Ghetto Ebraico, head off the coast to Isola Tiberina, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, admire the masterpieces at Sistine Chapel, then admire the masterpieces at Villa Farnesina, then get engrossed in the history at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, and finally admire the striking features of Duomo di Orvieto.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Rome journey app.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Rome sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can drive to Palinuro.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Duomo di Orvieto
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Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini ©
Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
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Santa Maria in Trastevere

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Palinuro, Italy

Palinuro ©
Palinuro is an Italian small town, the most populated civil parish of Centola, Province of Salerno, in the Campania region. On the 16th (Tue), kick back and relax at Cala Bianca Beach, relax and float downstream with Rafting Adventure Lao, and then take an in-depth tour of Museo delle Icone e della Tradizione Bizantina.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Palinuro tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Rome to Palinuro by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can go by car to Bari.

Things to do in Palinuro

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Cala Bianca Beach, Rafting Adventure Lao, Museo delle Icone e della Tradizione Bizantina
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Rafting Adventure Lao ©
Rafting Adventure Lao

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Bari, Italy

Bari ©
Puglia's capital city, Bari, is a growing metropolis of industry and one of the country's most important commercial ports.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Porto Greco, enjoy the sand and surf at Baia di Vignanotica, then surround yourself with nature on Blu Tremiti Diving, and finally steep yourself in history at Cattedrale di Ruvo di Puglia.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Bari trip itinerary website.

Traveling by car from Palinuro to Bari takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Bari are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Patras.

Things to do in Bari

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Baia di Vignanotica, Cattedrale di Ruvo di Puglia, Spiaggia Porto Greco, Blu Tremiti Diving
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Spiaggia Porto Greco ©
Spiaggia Porto Greco
Baia di Vignanotica ©
Baia di Vignanotica

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Patras, Greece

Patras ©
Patras is Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215km west of Athens. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Andreas Church, then get engrossed in the history at The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust, then kick back and relax at Vasilikos Beach, and finally stroll through St Nicholas Beach.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Patras trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Bari to Patras takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

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Outdoors Beaches Parks

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Vasilikos, The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust
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St Nicholas Beach ©
St Nicholas Beach

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): explore the galleries of Museo di Palazzo Grimani, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Nicolo al Lido, then explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then explore the activities along Laguna Veneta, and finally step off the mainland to explore Giudecca. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, explore the galleries of Ca' d'Oro, admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Mocenigo, then examine the collection at Ca' Rezzonico, then take in the exciting artwork at Palazzo dei Diamanti, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Estense.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Venice online trip itinerary builder.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Patras to Venice. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Venice are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites Parks

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Ferrara
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Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
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Castello Estense
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Palazzo dei Diamanti

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő, steep yourself in history at Aquincum Museum, stroll around Margaret Island, then explore the world behind art at Museum of Applied Arts, then explore the activities along Danube River, and finally see the interesting displays at Semmelweis Museum of Medical History (Orvostorteneti Muzeum).

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read Budapest visit app.

You can fly from Venice to Budapest in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Budapest, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can drive to Bratislava.

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Parks Nature Theme Parks
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Palatinus Strandfürdő ©
Palatinus Strandfürdő
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Aquincum Museum

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Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
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.
On the 22nd (Mon), contemplate the long history of Old Town Hall, wander the streets of Bratislava Old Town, contemplate the long history of Chatam Sofer Memorial, then get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle, then step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, and finally take an in-depth tour of Bratislava City Museum (Mestske Muzeum).

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Bratislava tour itinerary tool.

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 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle
Old Town Hall ©
Old Town Hall

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Sigmund Freud Museum, examine the collection at The Hofburg, then steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Vienna, then admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace, and finally admire the striking features of Kaisergruft.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Vienna using our trip planner.

Getting from Bratislava to Vienna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Prague.

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Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Kaisergruft
Kaisergruft
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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 24th (Wed), take in the exciting artwork at Sitkov Water Tower & Manes Gallery, explore the world behind art at Narodni Galerie Praha, take an in-depth tour of Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia, take in the exciting artwork at Karolinum, then explore the world behind art at St. George's Basilica, and finally admire the natural beauty at Wallenstein garden.

To see where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Prague sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Vienna, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia ©
Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia
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Narodni Galerie Praha
Karolinum ©
Karolinum

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 25th (Thu), step off the mainland to explore Pfaueninsel, browse the exhibits of Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz, take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, make a trip to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, then enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbar Mitte, and finally examine the collection at DDR Museum.

To find reviews and tourist information, go to the Berlin itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Pfaueninsel ©
Pfaueninsel
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church ©
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church
Strandbar Mitte ©
Strandbar Mitte

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Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
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 26th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Krameramtswohnungen (Flats for Small Trader's Guild), steep yourself in history at St Nikolai Memorial, contemplate the waterfront views at Alster Lakes, then take an in-depth tour of Buddenbrookhaus, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Travemunde.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Hamburg driving holiday tool.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Hamburg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June in Hamburg, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

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Parks Nature Outdoors

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Lubeck
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Travemunde ©
Travemunde
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Buddenbrookhaus

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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.
On the 27th (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk, see the interesting displays at Museum Prinsenhof Delft, find something for the whole family at Madurodam, examine the collection at The Corrie ten Boom House, then browse the exhibits of Anne Frank House, and finally explore the activities along Singel. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), get engrossed in the history at Museum Van Loon, admire the masterpieces at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Tropenmuseum, then get engrossed in the history at Hollandsche Schouwburg, and finally stroll through Zandvoort aan Zee.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner.

Getting from Hamburg to Amsterdam by combination of train and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grote of Sint-Laurenskerk, Zandvoort aan Zee, Museum Prinsenhof Delft, Madurodam, The Corrie ten Boom House
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The Corrie ten Boom House ©
The Corrie ten Boom House
Madurodam ©
Madurodam
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Hollandsche Schouwburg

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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.
On the 29th (Mon), see the interesting displays at Le Bois du Cazier, contemplate the long history of Citadelle de Dinant, explore the ancient world of Parc de Furfooz, steep yourself in history at Citadelle (Citadel), then contemplate the long history of Maison d'Erasme, and finally explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels.

For ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Amsterdam to Brussels by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can take a train to Bruges.

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Historic Sites Parks Museums

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Dinant, Le Bois du Cazier, Citadelle (Citadel)
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Citadelle de Dinant ©
Citadelle de Dinant
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Citadelle (Citadel)
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Parc de Furfooz

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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Gruuthusemuseum, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle), then get engrossed in the history at Gravensteen, then see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), and finally take a leisurely stroll along Antwerp's Port.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Bruges visit planner.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Antwerp, Ghent
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Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
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Rubens House (Rubenshuis)

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Chateau de Chantilly and Musee Nissim de Camondo. Popular historic sites such as Île de la Cité and Musee et Domaine Nationaux de Compiegne are in your itinerary. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Memorial de l'Armistice (in Compiegne City), Chateau d'Auvers (in Auvers-sur-Oise) and Musee Maurice Ravel (in Montfort-l'Amaury). And it doesn't end there: step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, get engrossed in the history at Village de Chessy, browse the exhibits of Maison de Balzac, and explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Malmaison.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Paris travel route planner.

You can take a train from Bruges to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Bruges in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Paris, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Compiegne City, Rueil-Malmaison, Chateau d'Auvers, Chateau de Chantilly, Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins
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Chateau de Chantilly
Chateau de Chantilly
Musee Nissim de Camondo ©
Musee Nissim de Camondo
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

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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.
You'll explore and learn at Imperial War Museums and Somerset House. Get a sense of the local culture at Ham House and Freud Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from London: Marble Hill House (in Twickenham), Pett Level Beach (in Pett Level) and Camber Sands (in Camber). Next up on the itinerary: kick back and relax at The Stade, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, take in the architecture and atmosphere at All Hallows By The Tower, and admire the masterpieces at Kenwood House.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for little chillier days in London, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Marble Hill House, Camber Sands, Ham House, Pett Level Beach, The Stade
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Camber Sands ©
Camber Sands
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Imperial War Museums
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Pett Level Beach

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Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 7th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Musee des Tissus et des Arts Decoratif, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, then examine the collection at Maison de Pays - Musee Archeologique du Lac de Paladru, then see the interesting displays at Musee de la Resistance et de la Deportation de l'Isere, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum.

To find maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Lyon trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and tram from London to Lyon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. In July, Lyon is a bit warmer than London - with highs of 34°C and lows of 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Grenoble, Maison de Pays - Musee Archeologique du Lac de Paladru
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Théâtre gallo-romain ©
Théâtre gallo-romain
Archaeological Museum ©
Archaeological Museum

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