24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Shuttle + Fly:  17 h 15 min
1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Marseille, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Madrid, Spain
— 6 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  16 h 30 min
End: Buenos Aires, Argentina

3
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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and take a stroll through Montmartre.

For more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris trip builder app.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Paris is an approximately 17.5- hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of ferry and flight. Traveling from Buenos Aires to Paris, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Buenos Aires in December, with highs in Paris at 9°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

3
nights
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.
Explore Bruges' surroundings by going to Ghent (Ghent City Center & Gravensteen). There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Markt, sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Bruges holiday planning app.

Traveling by train from Paris to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In December, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ghent
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights) & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, take a stroll through The Jordaan, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and meet the residents at ARTIS.

Before you visit Amsterdam, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Hague
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get out of town with these interesting Zurich side-trips: Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, &more) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum Rietberg, examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, get engrossed in the history at Landesmuseum, and wander the streets of Old Town.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip planning app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Zurich in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in December, with highs in Zurich at 5°C and lows at -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Museum Rietberg ©
Museum Rietberg
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Marseille: Aix-en-Provence (Cours Mirabeau, Musee Granet, &more), Route des Cretes (in La Ciotat) and Six-Fours-les-Plages (Laser Game Evolution Toulon & Chapelle Notre Dame de Pepiole). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, take a stroll through The Panier, see the interesting displays at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations, and browse the collection at Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip planner.

You can fly from Zurich to Marseille in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Zurich in December; daily highs in Marseille reach 15°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Marseille

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Aix-en-Provence, Six-Fours-les-Plages, Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis, Route des Cretes
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Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

6
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
categoryPhrases.sentence.On_the_day_spend_an_exhilarating_day_on_the_slopes_at Puerto de Navacerrada – Estacion de Esqui. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Parque del Retiro, explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Real Jardin Botanico, and hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel.

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Traveling by flight from Marseille to Madrid takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. December in Madrid sees daily highs of 14°C and lows of 3°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Winter Sports Tours
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

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