17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
2
Limburg, Germany
— 2 nights
3
Florsheim, Germany
— 3 nights
4
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
5
Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
6
Schaffhausen, Switzerland
— 1 night
7
Strasbourg, France
— 2 nights
8
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 day
9
Trier, Germany
— 2 nights
10
Florsheim, Germany
— 1 night
11
Frankfurt, Germany
— Few hours

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
On the 22nd (Thu), explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Palmengarten, then take some stellar pictures from Main Tower, and finally don't miss a visit to Romer. On the 23rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), then snap pictures at Iron Bridge, and then explore the world behind art at Liebieghaus.

To see more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Frankfurt trip planner.

Augusta, USA to Frankfurt is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Augusta to Frankfurt. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Augusta in April; daily highs in Frankfurt reach 60°F and lows reach 41°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Limburg.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Liebieghaus ©
Liebieghaus
Romer ©
Romer

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Limburg, Germany

Limburg ©
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): admire the striking features of Walderdorffer Hof. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to House of the Seven Deadly Sins, buy something for everyone on your list at Werkstadt, then don't miss a visit to Burg Limburg, and finally appreciate the history behind Statue of St. John of Nepomuk.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Limburg trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Frankfurt to Limburg in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Frankfurt in April, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Limburg: temperatures range from 52°F by day to 40°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Florsheim.

Things to do in Limburg

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Mathematikum
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Mathematikum ©
Mathematikum
Limburg Cathedral ©
Limburg Cathedral
Werkstadt ©
Werkstadt

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Florsheim, Germany

Florsheim ©
Flörsheim am Main is a town in the Main-Taunus district, in Hesse, Germany. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get to know the fascinating history of Florsheimer Kalkbrennofen, pause for some photo ops at Madonna am Plan, pause for some serene contemplation at Kath. Pfarrkirche St. Peter und Paul, then get to know the fascinating history of Historische Altstadt, and finally contemplate the long history of Erbenheimer Warte. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Wasserwerk Hattersheim and then walk around Regionalpark RheinMain.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Florsheim trip website.

Traveling by car from Limburg to Florsheim takes an hour. Traveling from Limburg in April, expect nights in Florsheim to be about the same, around 42°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 60°F. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Wed) before leaving for Krakow.

Things to do in Florsheim

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Hochheim am Main, Wasserwerk Hattersheim, Erbenheimer Warte
Find places to stay Apr 25 — 28:
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Historische Altstadt ©
Historische Altstadt
Wicker ©
Wicker
Regionalpark RheinMain ©
Regionalpark RheinMain

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, then admire the striking features of St. Mary's Basilica, and then steep yourself in history at Muzeum Krakowa, oddzial Fabryka Emalia Oskara Schindlera. Keep things going the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Wawel Royal Castle, steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, and then admire the masterpieces at Stained Glass Museum (Muzeum Witrazu).

For photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Krakow vacation planner.

Explore your travel options from Florsheim to Krakow with the Route module. In April, daytime highs in Krakow are 57°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Basel.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square ©
Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): browse the different shops at Manor Basel and then explore the world behind art at Fondation Beyeler.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Basel day trip planning app.

Fly from Krakow to Basel in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Basel can reach 61°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can catch the train to Schaffhausen.

Things to do in Basel

Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Fondation Beyeler
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Fondation Beyeler ©
Fondation Beyeler
Manor Basel ©
Manor Basel

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Schaffhausen, Switzerland

Schaffhausen ©
The Canton of Schaffhausen is a canton of Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 1st (Sat): make a trip to Altstadt Schaffhausen, step into the grandiose world of Munot, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche St. Johann.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Schaffhausen driving holiday tool.

You can take a train from Basel to Schaffhausen in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In May in Schaffhausen, expect temperatures between 66°F during the day and 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Schaffhausen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Munot ©
Munot
Altstadt Schaffhausen ©
Altstadt Schaffhausen
Kirche St. Johann ©
Kirche St. Johann

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Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 2nd (Sun), admire the striking features of Gare de Strasbourg. On your second day here, wander the streets of La Petite France, then don't miss a visit to Barrage Vauban, then stroll around Parc de l'Orangerie, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Strasbourg trip maker site.

Traveling by car from Schaffhausen to Strasbourg takes 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 2 — 4:
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Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Parc de l'Orangerie ©
Parc de l'Orangerie

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): make a trip to Place de la Constitution, pause for some photo ops at Monument a la memoire des victimes de la Shoah, step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

To find other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Luxembourg City day trip app.

Getting from Strasbourg to Luxembourg City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Luxembourg City can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Trier.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche

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Trier, Germany

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Trier Amphitheater, don't miss a visit to Porta Nigra, make a trip to Hauptmarkt, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Konstantinbasilika, and finally explore the ancient world of Kaiserthermen.

Start your trip to Trier by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Drive from Luxembourg City to Trier in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. May in Trier sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 46°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Florsheim.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 4 — 6:
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St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
Porta Nigra ©
Porta Nigra
Hauptmarkt ©
Hauptmarkt

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Florsheim, Germany

Florsheim ©
On the 6th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Konigin-Victoria-Denkmal, look for all kinds of wild species at Weilbacher Kiesgruben, then pause for some serene contemplation at Moenchhofkapelle, and finally cool off at Pinta Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Florsheim vacation planning website.

You can drive from Trier to Florsheim in 2.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Florsheim

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Raunheim, Konigin-Victoria-Denkmal
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Konigin-Victoria-Denkmal ©
Konigin-Victoria-Denkmal
Weilbacher Kiesgruben ©
Weilbacher Kiesgruben
Moenchhofkapelle ©
Moenchhofkapelle

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Frankfurt trip planner.

Traveling by car from Florsheim to Frankfurt takes an hour. On the 7th (Fri), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites · Nightlife · Museums
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