18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Nuremberg, Germany
— 1 night
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Paris, France
— 5 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights

1
night
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Fri): take in the views from Fleischbrucke, shop like a local with Hauptmarkt, thensee the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, and finally explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Nuremberg day trip planner.

Berlin to Nuremberg is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Germanisches Nationalmuseum ©
Germanisches Nationalmuseum
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Van Gogh Museum and Zandvoort aan Zee. Museum-lovers will appreciate Anne Frank House and Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, meet the residents at ARTIS, and look for gifts at The American Book Center.

To find maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam online holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Nuremberg to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nuremberg in July, expect nights in Amsterdam to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

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

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.
Do your shopping at Dille and Kamille and Carpentier-Goegebeuer. Appreciate the collections at Atomium and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brussels: Bruges (Historic Centre of Brugge & BbyB Chocolates) and DOK (in Ghent). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Brussels road trip planning tool.

Drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Bruges, Ghent
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Louvre Museum and Arc de Triomphe. Popular historic sites such as Palace of Versailles and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris are in your itinerary. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Disneyland Paris in Marne-la-Vallee, about 38 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in July, you will find days in Paris are somewhat warmer (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Doge's Palace and Piazza San Marco. Do your shopping at Bragora and Mater Domini. Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony) and Blue Moon (in Lido di Venezia). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Gioielleria Eredi Jovon, look for gifts at Artigianato d'Arte di Vianello Mauro, and explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Venice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Blue Moon
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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