51 days in Europe Itinerary

51 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 2 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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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.
Windsor Castle and Greenwich are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Hampton Court Palace and Westminster Abbey will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: stop by Westminster, take in panoramic vistas at Sky Garden, hunt for treasures at Borough Market, and contemplate the long history of Wallace Collection.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the London travel planner.

Windsor, Canada to London is an approximately 12.5-hour combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Windsor to London. When traveling from Windsor in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Windsor Castle, Hampton Court Palace
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Hampton Court Palace ©
Hampton Court Palace
Windsor Castle ©
Windsor Castle
Greenwich ©
Greenwich

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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.
Historic Centre of Brugge and Ghent City Center will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde and Gravensteen. Change things up with these side-trips from Brussels: Antwerp (Antwerpen-Centraal & Grote Markt), Saint Bavo's Cathedral (in Ghent) and Bruges (Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, Groeningemuseum, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), contemplate the long history of Serres Royales De Laeken, make a trip to Grand Place, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte Marie-Madeleine.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Brussels travel route builder tool.

You can take a train from London to Brussels in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Bruges, Ghent, Antwerp
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The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center

3
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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.
Head to Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Le Maraisfor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, and head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Paris journey maker site.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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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.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic for their historical value. Get some cultural insight at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar and El Born. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Barcelona: Fenals Beach (in Lloret de Mar), Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar) and Girona Cathedral (Catedral) (in Girona). The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, go for a walk through Passeig de Gracia, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 25°C and lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Fenals Beach, Vila Vella (Old Town), Girona Cathedral (Catedral)
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Passeig de Gracia ©
Passeig de Gracia
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Wine Tours & Tastings

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Charles Church, Head underground at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, then explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Place du Palais. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Tue): examine the collection at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then get to know the fascinating history of Casino Square, and finally try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Monte-Carlo itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and shuttle from Barcelona to Monte-Carlo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Monte-Carlo can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Historic Sites · Casinos · Fun & Games

Side Trips

Monaco-Ville, Jardin Exotique de Monaco
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Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Casino Square ©
Casino Square
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get in touch with nature at Mt Pilatus and Rhine Falls. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Titlis and Lenin Apartment Zurich. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Altstadt Luzern (in Lucerne) and Paragliding Luzern (in Kriens). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Old Town.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Zurich attractions planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Monte-Carlo to Zurich takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Monte-Carlo in May since evenings lows in Zurich dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Outdoors · Nature

Side Trips

Lucerne, Titlis, Rhine Falls
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Titlis ©
Titlis
Old Town ©
Old Town

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Heiliggeistkirche, then make a trip to Marienplatz, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Peter's Church, and finally get a sense of history and politics at New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus). On the 23rd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Dachau Palace, then contemplate the long history of Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, then examine the collection at BMW Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Munich travel route planning website.

You can drive from Zurich to Munich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. May in Munich sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Dachau
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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

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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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St Mark's Campanile and Food Tours. Your inner history buff will appreciate Doge's Palace and San Giorgio Maggiore. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Prato della Valle). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, wander the streets of Cannaregio, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Fly from Munich to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Munich in May, expect Venice to be somewhat warmer, temps between 26°C and 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trip

Padua
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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco
San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Piazza del Duomo and Duomo di Siena. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza della Signoria and Centro Storico. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Montecatini Alto (in Montecatini Alto), Lucca (Le mura di Lucca, St Martin Cathedral, &more) and Siena (San Cristoforo & Piazza del Campo). There's lots more to do: get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Florence route builder.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Lucca, Siena, Montecatini Alto
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Palazzo Vecchio ©
Palazzo Vecchio
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Montecatini Alto ©
Montecatini Alto

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Pantheon and Palatine Hill will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Trastevere, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, make a trip to Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

For reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, and then wander the streets of Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Ancient Agora of Athens, steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and finally explore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Athens road trip site.

Getting from Rome to Athens by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 35°C in June, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Temple of Hephaestus ©
Temple of Hephaestus
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Stephen's Cathedral and Peterskirche. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Schonbrunner Gardens and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien. Explore Vienna's surroundings by going to Wallfahrtskirche Maria Laach (in Maria Laach am Jauerling), Melk (Melk Abbey & Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt) and Castle Grafenegg (in Grafenegg). The adventure continues: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, make a trip to Stephansplatz, get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center of Vienna, and admire the striking features of State Hall of the Austrian National Library.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Vienna trip planner.

Fly from Athens to Vienna in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Athens in June, with highs in Vienna at 29°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Melk, Wallfahrtskirche Maria Laach, Castle Grafenegg
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Schonbrunner Gardens ©
Schonbrunner Gardens
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey

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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.
Visit Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral for their historical value. Explore hidden gems such as Hradcany and Lesser Town. Next up on the itinerary: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, contemplate the long history of Lobkowicz Palace, and pause for some photo ops at Franz Kafka Monument.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Prague online trip planner.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. While traveling from Vienna, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries
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Hradcany ©
Hradcany
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): make a trip to East Side Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, and finally steep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Wed): explore the galleries of Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen, appreciate the history behind Victory Column (Siegessaule), and then admire the striking features of Berliner Dom.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Memorial of the Berlin Wall ©
Memorial of the Berlin Wall
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder and Zaanse Schans. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Cathedral of Saint Bavo (in Haarlem) and Keukenhof (in Lisse). There's lots more to do: visit The Jordaan, stroll around Vondelpark, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and contemplate the long history of Begijnhof.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Cathedral of Saint Bavo, Keukenhof, Zaanse Schans
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Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

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