16 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

16 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

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New York City, United States
— Few hours
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours
3
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
5
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
7
New York City, United States
— Few hours

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New York City, United States

New York City
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the New York City trip maker.

Tampa to New York City is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Tampa, expect colder days and a bit cooler nights in New York City, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. On the 4th (Mon), you're off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in New York City

Nightlife Parks Tours
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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.
To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam online tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from New York City to Amsterdam in 12 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Amsterdam is 6 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New York City in May: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around °F and lows are around °F. On the 5th (Tue), you'll travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Take a break from the city and head to Hedeland and Arboretet. Get some cultural insight at The Royal Danish Naval Museum and Katolsk Vestre Kirkegaard. Get out of town with these interesting Copenhagen side-trips: Liseleje (Liseleje Strand & Havtyren (The Sea Bull)), Troldeskoven (in Tisvildeleje) and Helsingoer (Karmeliterklostret & Sct. Mariæ Kirke). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Ansgar's Cathedral, get outside with Dronning Louises Bro og Indre Norrebro, learn more about the world around you at Zoological Museum, and stroll around Oerstedsparken.

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen route planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Liseleje, Helsingoer, Troldeskoven, Frederiksborg slotshave, Hedeland
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Holmens Kirke ©
Holmens Kirke
Hedeland ©
Hedeland
Troldeskoven ©
Troldeskoven

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Skokloster Castle and Judarskogens naturreservat. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Linnaeus' Hammarby and MC Collection Motorcycle Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Stockholm: Strangnas domkyrka (in Strangnas), Vasteras (Stromsholm Palace & Djakneberget) and Munktellmuseet (in Eskilstuna). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Fjaderholmarna, see the interesting displays at The Swedish Centre for Architecture and Design, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hedvig Eleonora Kyrka, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Frosundatoppen.

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Fly from Copenhagen to Stockholm in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. You will have some time to spend on the 13th (Wed) before leaving for Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vasteras, Judarskogens naturreservat, Linnaeus' Hammarby, MC Collection Motorcycle Museum, Skokloster Castle
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Munktellmuseet ©
Munktellmuseet
Skokloster Castle ©
Skokloster Castle
Strangnas domkyrka ©
Strangnas domkyrka

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Helsinki, Finland

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Sinebrychoff Art Museum and Johannes Church. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Naantali Old Town and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Helsinki: Bike Rental - by Carfield (in Turku), Castle Hill (in Porvoo) and Arctic Expedition (in Espoo). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Toolo Bay (Toolonlahti), examine the collection at Didrichsen Art Museum, explore the world behind art at Alvar Aalto's studio, and take an in-depth tour of Museum of Worker Housing (Tyovaenasuntomuseo).

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Helsinki trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Stockholm to Helsinki by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In May in Helsinki, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Helsinki

Outdoors Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Bike Rental - by Carfield, Naantali Old Town, Castle Hill, Arctic Expedition
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Naantali Old Town ©
Naantali Old Town
Sinebrychoff Art Museum ©
Sinebrychoff Art Museum

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at The Amstel, see the interesting displays at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), thentake a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Prostitution - Red Light Secrets.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Amsterdam takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of ferry, car, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Amsterdam. On the 19th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Nature Parks
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Tassenmuseum Amsterdam ©
Tassenmuseum Amsterdam
Fishing Charters & Tours
Micropia ©
Micropia

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New York City, United States

New York City ©
On the 19th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of The Oculus.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our New York City trip planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to New York City by flight takes about 12 hours. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is minus 6 hours. In May, New York City is a bit warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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The Oculus ©
The Oculus

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