18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Strasbourg, France
— 1 day
2
Paris, France
— 5 nights
3
Geneva, Switzerland
— 3 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights

1
day
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 23rd (Sun), visit La Petite France, thenexamine the collection at Palais de Rohan, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Strasbourg route maker tool.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Strasbourg is an approximately 13-hour combination of flight and train. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Strasbourg. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Riyadh in July; daily highs in Strasbourg reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan

5
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. Shop till you drop at Le Marais and Champs-Elysees. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs, and admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Paris travel planning app.

Traveling by train from Strasbourg to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. In July in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 28th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

3
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale de St-Pierre, thenpause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation), thenponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally kick back and relax at Bains des Paquis.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Geneva trip maker.

Take a train from Paris to Geneva in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In July in Geneva, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) ©
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation)

5
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. For shopping fun, head to Albert Cuyp Market or De 9 Straatjes. Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to Zandvoort to see Zandvoort aan Zee about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, tour the water at your own pace with Sloepdelen Boat Rental, wander the streets of The Jordaan, and visit Red Light District.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Geneva to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Geneva in July, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Amsterdam: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Zandvoort aan Zee
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
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 Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Brussels, explore the activities along Etangs d'Ixelles, and make a trip to Atomium.

For reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Brussels sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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