41 days in Europe Itinerary

41 days in Europe Itinerary

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41 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Santiago, Chile
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h
3
Naples, Italy
— Few hours
bus:  30​min
4
Pompeii, Italy
— Few hours
subway:  1​h
5
Sorrento, Italy
— 1 night
bus:  1​h
6
Positano, Italy
— 1 day
bus:  1​h
7
Sorrento, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
8
Capri, Italy
— 1 day
ferry + Drive:  3​h
9
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
10
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
train:  1​h
11
Pisa, Italy
— Few hours
train:  1​h
12
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
train:  2​h
13
Bologna, Italy
— Few hours
14
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
15
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
train:  3​h
16
Genoa, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
17
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
18
Bern, Switzerland
— Few hours
train:  1​h
19
Interlaken, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
20
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  30​min
21
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
22
Munich, Germany
— Few hours
23
Stuttgart, Germany
— 1 night
train:  1​h
24
Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 day
train:  1​h
25
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
26
Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
27
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
28
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  30​min
29
Ghent, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  1​h
30
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  3​h
31
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
bus:  5​h 30​min
32
Liverpool, United Kingdom
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h 30​min
33
York, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
34
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 30​min
35
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
36
Paris, France
— 5 nights
train:  5​h
End: Berlin, Germany

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Paseo del Prado, Barrio de Las Letras, Casa de la Panaderia, and other attractions. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Madrid online travel route builder .

Santiago, Chile to Madrid is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Santiago to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

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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 list of things to see and do now includes Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, Park Guell, Cascada Monumental, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, stroll through Park Guell, then stroll through Ciutadella Park, then admire the local landmark of Cascada Monumental, and finally ponder the design of Magic Fountain (Font Magica). Keep things going the next day: make a trip to La Boqueria, make a trip to Las Ramblas, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then examine the collection at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip maker app .

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Naples day trip planning website .

Getting from Barcelona to Naples by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Naples can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 15th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Pompeii.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites
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Via Caracciolo e Lungomare di Napoli ©

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Pompeii, Italy

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
You've now added Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Gli Scavi Archeologici di Pompei.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Pompeii trip planner .

Pompeii is just a short distance from Naples. May in Pompeii sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park

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Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Sorrento online holiday planner .

Traveling by car from Pompeii to Sorrento takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a subway; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Sorrento can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Wed) before leaving for Positano.
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:

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Positano, Italy

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Duomo di Sant'Andrea as well as Cave of Smeraldo. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Grande, Head underground at Cave of Smeraldo, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Positano day trip planning site .

Positano is just a short distance from Sorrento. In May, daily temperatures in Positano can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to drive to Sorrento.

Things to do in Positano

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Find places to stay May 16 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Cave of Smeraldo ©
Cave of Smeraldo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Spiaggia Grande ©
Spiaggia Grande

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night
Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento
To find maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Sorrento trip website .

Sorrento is just a short distance from Positano. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Capri.
Find places to stay May 16 — 17:

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Capri, Italy

Capri ©
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Monte Solaro, Head underground at Blue Grotto, then get great views at Belvedere Cannone, then make a trip to Piazza Umberto I, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Marina Piccola.

Make your Capri itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Capri is just a short distance from Sorrento. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Capri

Nature Parks Transportation

Side Trip

Anacapri
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Highlights from your plan
Monte Solaro ©
Monte Solaro
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
Piazza Umberto I ©
Piazza Umberto I

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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.
You've added Palatine Hill, Sistine Chapel, St. Peter's Basilica, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 18th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, make a trip to Spanish Steps, make a trip to Vatican Museums, then admire the masterpieces at Sistine Chapel, then don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Square (Piazza San Pietro), and finally pause for some photo ops at La Pieta.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip site .

Traveling by combination of ferry and train from Capri to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and flight. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay May 17 — 20:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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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 20th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at The Tower of Palazzo Vecchio, examine the collection at Galleria dell'Accademia, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence route website .

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, Florence is slightly colder at night with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay May 20 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Palazzo Vecchio ©
Palazzo Vecchio
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Battistero.

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Pisa trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Pisa in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In May in Pisa, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Battistero ©
Battistero
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
You can plan Florence trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can take a train from Pisa to Florence in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) so you can catch the train to Bologna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay May 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Mercato Centrale ©
Mercato Centrale

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Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): steep yourself in history at Piazza Maggiore, then contemplate the long history of Basilica di San Petronio, and then don't miss a visit to Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bologna trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by train from Florence to Bologna takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in May, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time for the train ride to Venice.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza Maggiore ©
Piazza Maggiore
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell ©
Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell
Basilica di San Petronio ©
Basilica di San Petronio

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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 22nd (Tue): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Venice online visit planner .

Getting from Bologna to Venice by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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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.
You can plan Milan trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

You can take a train from Venice to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Fri) before leaving for Genoa.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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Genoa, Italy

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Genoa trip builder .

You can drive from Milan to Genoa in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Genoa can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites
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Via Giuseppe Garibaldi ©
Via Giuseppe Garibaldi

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Broken Chair Sculpture, Place Bourg du Four and Palais des Nations, Genève. On the 26th (Sat), get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, explore the activities along Lake Geneva, then don't miss a visit to Place Bourg du Four, and finally make a trip to Broken Chair Sculpture.

Plan a Geneva trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Genoa to Geneva in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Genoa in May since evenings lows in Geneva dip to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bern.

Things to do in Geneva

Nature Parks
Find places to stay May 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Palais des Nations, Genève ©
Palais des Nations, Genève
The Geneva Water Fountain ©
The Geneva Water Fountain

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Bern, Switzerland

Bern ©
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
You've now added UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern to your itinerary.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bern trip planner.

Traveling by car from Geneva to Bern takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 7°C. You'll have a few hours on the 27th (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Interlaken.

Things to do in Bern

Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay May 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
Clock Tower - Zytglogge ©
Clock Tower - Zytglogge

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Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
You've now added Harderkulm to your itinerary.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Interlaken trip planning tool .

You can drive from Bern to Interlaken in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Interlaken are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks
Find places to stay May 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Harderkulm ©
Harderkulm

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke) as well as Dying Lion of Lucerne Monument. Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Dying Lion of Lucerne Monument and then snap pictures at Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke).

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Lucerne trip planner .

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay May 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt Luzern ©
Altstadt Luzern
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You've now added Limmat to your itinerary. On the 28th (Mon), take a stroll through Old Town (Altstadt) and then contemplate the waterfront views at Limmat.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Zurich day trip planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Limmat ©
Limmat

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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 29th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche and then don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Munich attractions app .

Getting from Zurich to Munich by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Frauenkirche ©
Frauenkirche
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Stuttgart trip itinerary builder .

You can drive from Munich to Stuttgart in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. May in Stuttgart sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 29 — 30:
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Palace Square ©
Palace Square

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Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg) as well as Altstadt (Old Town). Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Altstadt (Old Town), explore the historical opulence of Heidelberg Castle (Schloss Heidelberg), and then take in the views from Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke).

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Heidelberg trip builder .

You can take a train from Stuttgart to Heidelberg in an hour. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Stuttgart in May, Heidelberg is a bit warmer at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Altstadt (Old Town) ©
Altstadt (Old Town)
Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke) ©

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Walking tours has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): make a trip to Romer and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Frankfurt online tour builder .

You can take a train from Heidelberg to Frankfurt in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Heidelberg in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Frankfurt, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Cologne.
Find places to stay May 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Romer ©
Romer

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Praetorium, Heumarkt, Historic Old Town, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): wander the streets of Historic Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cologne Cathedral, then make a trip to Hohenzollern Bridge, then make a trip to Heumarkt, and finally delve into the distant past at Praetorium.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Cologne trip itinerary planner .

Take a train from Frankfurt to Cologne in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Cologne can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 1st (Fri), you're off toAmsterdam.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 1:
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Historic Old Town ©
Historic Old Town
Praetorium ©
Praetorium

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Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Zaanse Schans, The Jordaan and Royal Palace Amsterdam. On the 1st (Fri), stroll through Vondelpark, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace Amsterdam, then take a stroll through The Jordaan, and finally take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam road trip app .

Traveling by car from Cologne to Amsterdam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Cologne in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Amsterdam, with highs around 23°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Sat) before leaving for Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zaanse Schans
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

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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.
Find out how to plan Bruges trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Amsterdam to Bruges by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time for the train ride to Ghent.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
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Basilica of the Holy Blood

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Ghent, Belgium

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Gravensteen Castle as well as Saint Bavo's Cathedral. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Gravensteen Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Bavo's Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nicholas' Cathedral, snap pictures at St Michael's Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Graslei and Korenlei, and finally take a stroll through Patershol.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Ghent trip itinerary planning app .

Ghent is just a short distance from Bruges. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

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St Michael's Bridge ©
St Michael's Bridge
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert as well as Mini-Europe. Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe, examine the collection at Atomium, then pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip itinerary planning tool .

You can take a train from Ghent to Brussels in an hour. Another option is to drive. In June in Brussels, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 12°C at night. On the 5th (Tue), you're off toLondon.

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Grand Place
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Mini-Europe
Atomium ©
Atomium

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London, United Kingdom

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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've now added Warner Bros. Studio Tour London - The Making of Harry Potter to your itinerary.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London driving holiday app .

Traveling by train from Brussels to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Brussels to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. June in London sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can take a train to Liverpool.

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Liverpool, United Kingdom

Liverpool
Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Take the guesswork out of planning a Liverpool vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from London to Liverpool in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off toYork.

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York, United Kingdom

York
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our York road trip planner.

You can drive from Liverpool to York in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in York can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Edinburgh on the 11th (Mon).

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from York to Edinburgh by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In June in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. You'll set off for London on the 11th (Mon).

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Nightlife Tours Outdoors
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London, United Kingdom

London
To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip planner .

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. On the 13th (Wed), you'll travel to Paris.

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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.
You've added The Saint-Jean's Gate and The Ramparts, Les Souterrains de Provins, Eglise Saint-Quiriace, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read Paris online trip planner .

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in June: highs in Paris hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 15°C. On the 18th (Mon), you're off tohome.

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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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