24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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24 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fly:  17​h 15​min
1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 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:  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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Paris online holiday builder .

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Paris is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. The time zone difference moving from Argentine Time (ART) to Central European Time (CET) is 4 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Buenos Aires in December, with highs in Paris at 9°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bruges: Ghent (Ghent City Center, Walking tours, & more). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to The Markt, examine the collection at Friet Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, and explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum.

For photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Bruges trip builder app .

You can drive from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Bruges are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Ghent
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

4
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights) & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, meet the residents at ARTIS, and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner .

Getting from Bruges to Amsterdam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Lucerne (Chapel Bridge, Lion Monument, & more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and take a stroll through Old Town (Altstadt).

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Zurich route maker app .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Zurich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in December, with highs in Zurich at 5°C and lows at -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Marseille: Aix-en-Provence (Cours Mirabeau, Granet Museum, & more), Route des Cretes (in La Ciotat) and Bibliotheque Municipale de Cassis (in Cassis). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, wander the streets of The Panier, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de Pepiole, and get your game on at Laser Game Evolution Toulon.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Marseille trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Zurich to Marseille in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Zurich in December, things will get a bit warmer in Marseille: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to 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.
On the 27th (Thu), spend an exhilarating day on the slopes at Puerto de Navacerrada - Estacion de Esqui. Dedicate the 28th (Fri) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, explore and take pictures at Stadio Santiago Bernabeu, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Madrid route planner .

You can fly from Marseille to Madrid in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 29th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Museums Outdoors
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

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