22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
4
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
6
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
8
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night

2
nights
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.
On the 6th (Wed), admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, contemplate the long history of The Monument to the Great Fire of London, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Thu): wander the streets of Westminster and then admire the masterpieces at The Courtauld Gallery.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our London sightseeing planner.

San Antonio, USA to London is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from San Antonio to London, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from San Antonio in May, with highs in London at 62°F and lows at 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Westminster ©
Westminster
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Grand Place, then don't miss a visit to Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and finally delve into the lush surroundings at Sonian Forest. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at MOOF Museum, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels, then admire the landmark architecture of Parc du Cinquantenaire, and finally admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Brussels trip planning site.

Getting from London to Brussels by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Brussels. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 62°F and lows of 45°F at night. You will leave for Amsterdam on the 10th (Sun).

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon ©
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Jordaan and Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder. Anne Frank House and Begijnhof will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum and explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam road trip site.

Getting from Brussels to Amsterdam by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Nature · Parks
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes DDR Museum, Grunewald Forest and Deutsche Kinemathek - Museum fuer Film und Fernsehen. On the 14th (Thu), pause for some photo ops at Victory Column (Siegessaule), examine the collection at Deutsche Kinemathek - Museum fuer Film und Fernsehen, then delve into the lush surroundings at Grunewald Forest, and finally see the interesting displays at DDR Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, then kick back and relax at Strandbar Mitte, then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, and finally steep yourself in history at Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin road trip planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Berlin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial ©
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Staromestske namesti and Spanish Synagogue. Explore hidden gems such as St Barbara's Church and St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Kolinska Synagoga (in Kolin) and Kutna Hora (Church of Saint James, Corpus Christi Chapel, &more). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Lobkowicz Palace, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, pause for some photo ops at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, and step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

For ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Prague are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Kutna Hora, Kolinska Synagoga
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Lobkowicz Palace ©
Lobkowicz Palace
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): examine the collection at Munich Residenz, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Burgersaalkirche, then make a trip to Marienplatz, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church. On the next day, examine the collection at Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Schleissheim, then take in nature's colorful creations at English Garden, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Munich vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Munich sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Oberschleissheim
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Schloss Schleissheim ©
Schloss Schleissheim
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Old Town and Grossmunster are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Fraumünster Church and Friedhof Fluntern. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at FIFA World Football Museum, learn more about the world around you at Musee Paleontologique de Zurich, take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, and stop by Niederdorf.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich planner.

Getting from Munich to Zurich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 65°F, and evening lows to 47°F. On the 25th (Mon), you're off to London.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

1
night
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

For photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the London sightseeing planner.

Fly from Zurich to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Zurich to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites
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Houses of Parliament ©
Houses of Parliament

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