13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
2
Paris, France
— 1 night
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
4
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
5
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
6
Vatican City, Italy
— 1 night
7
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
10
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Willet-Holthuysen Museum and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, thenget engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally get your game on at Museumphoto.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip planner.

Manado, Indonesia to Amsterdam is an approximately 26-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Manado to Amsterdam is minus 7 hours. Traveling from Manado in December, things will get colder in Amsterdam: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Amsterdam to Paris by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In December, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kaferberg, thenexplore the world behind art at Snary Mary Adventures, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center, and finally have some family-friendly fun at Sim Academy.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Zurich sightseeing site.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, expect Zurich to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Fun & Games Nature Museums
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Sim Academy ©
Sim Academy
Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center ©
Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center
Kaferberg ©
Kaferberg

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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 26th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Venice trip planning app.

You can fly from Zurich to Venice in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in December: highs in Venice hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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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.
On the 27th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, thendon't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, and finally delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

For photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rome travel route planner.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in December, you will find days in Rome are a bit warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Vatican City.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, and then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Vatican City road trip planning app.

Vatican City is just a stone's throw from Rome. In December in Vatican City, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
La Pieta ©
La Pieta

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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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): make a trip to Stephansplatz, admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Vienna driving holiday planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Vatican City to Vienna. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Vatican City in December: high temperatures in Vienna hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 30th (Wed), snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, find something for the whole family at Visegradi Bobpalya, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip site.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. December in Budapest sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, thentake some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Prague are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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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 1st (Fri): appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin.

To find maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Berlin journey maker tool.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. On the 1st (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 1:
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AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin ©
AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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