17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Subway + Train:  4 h 45 min
4
Portsmouth, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Bath, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
End: London, United Kingdom

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Anne Frank House and Kooijman Souvenirs & Clogs Wooden Shoe Workshop will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Rijksmuseum and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to het strand van Bergen aan Zee (in Bergen aan Zee), Strand Camperduin (in Schoorl) and Strand Egmond aan Zee (in Egmond aan Zee). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hof Van Sonoy, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Beach Wassenaarseslag.

To see ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from Singapore, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In June, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Zaandam, het strand van Bergen aan Zee, Hof Van Sonoy, Strand Camperduin, Strand Egmond aan Zee
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans

3
nights
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 cultural itinerary includes sights like Grand Place and Atomium. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) and Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert. Step out of Brussels with an excursion to Memorial Waterloo 1815 in Braine-l'Alleud--about 32 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels, and explore the world behind art at René Magritte Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip builder.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Memorial Waterloo 1815
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Memorial Waterloo 1815 ©
Memorial Waterloo 1815
Atomium ©
Atomium

3
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Explore hidden gems such as Chateau de Fontainebleau and Île de la Cité. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, don't miss a visit to Conciergerie, and admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

For where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in June: highs in Paris hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Portsmouth.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Chateau de Fontainebleau
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
Portsmouth, United Kingdom

Portsmouth ©
Portsmouth is a port city and unitary authority in the ceremonial English county of Hampshire and is located south-west of London and south-east of Southampton. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Portchester Castle, then examine the collection at Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson, and then see the interesting displays at Weald & Downland Living Museum. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at Tangmere Military Aviation Museum, then examine the collection at Fishbourne Roman Palace, then learn about all things military at Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, and finally see the interesting displays at The Mary Rose.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Portsmouth trip planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Portsmouth in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Portsmouth. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paris in June: highs in Portsmouth hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can drive to Bath.

Things to do in Portsmouth

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chichester, Portchester Castle
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Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson ©
Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard ©
Portsmouth Historic Dockyard
The Mary Rose ©
The Mary Rose

1
night
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bath driving holiday planning website.

Drive from Portsmouth to Bath in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. You'll set off for London on the 2nd (Tue).

Things to do in Bath

Nightlife Outdoors Parks
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4
nights
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.
Natural History Museum and National Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, explore the wide array of goods at Harrods, hunt for treasures at Camden Market, and don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our London online attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Bath to London takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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