21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 2 nights
3
Riga, Latvia
— 2 nights
4
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
6
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
7
Alderbury, United Kingdom
— 1 night
8
Glasgow, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
9
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
10
Lahinch, Ireland
— 1 night

3
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
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.
Get in touch with nature at Nuuksio National Park and King's Road. Sea Fortress Suomenlinna and Helsinki Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Helsinki side-trips: Spas (in Tampere), Kirkkonummen kirkko (in Kirkkonummi) and Bellevue Beach (in Hanko). There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamppi Chapel of Silence, and steep yourself in history at Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Helsinki trip itinerary site.

Vancouver, Canada to Helsinki is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 10 hours traveling from Vancouver to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Vancouver in January, plan for little chillier days in Helsinki, with highs around -3°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Tallinn.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Spas, Kirkkonummen kirkko, Bellevue Beach, King's Road, Nuuksio National Park
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Nuuksio National Park ©
Nuuksio National Park
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna ©
Sea Fortress Suomenlinna
Temppeliaukio Church ©
Temppeliaukio Church

2
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
On the 22nd (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peapiiskopi Kirik, examine the collection at Lennusadam Seaplane Harbour, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Stroomi Beach, then get great views at Viewing Point Kohtuotsa, and finally take a stroll through Tallinn Old Town. On your second day here, browse the exhibits of Kumu Art Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Kakumae Beach, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Aleksander Nevski Katedraali, and finally contemplate the long history of Toompea Hill.

Discover how to plan a Tallinn trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Helsinki to Tallinn in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. January in Tallinn sees daily highs of -2°C and lows of -7°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Riga.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 23:
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Toompea Hill ©
Toompea Hill
Tallinn Old Town ©
Tallinn Old Town
Kumu Art Museum ©
Kumu Art Museum

2
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Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): kick back and relax at Jurmala Beach, appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, and then make a trip to Riga Town Hall Square. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a peaceful walk through Dzintari Forest Park, get engrossed in the history at Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs, then make a trip to Old City Riga (Vecriga), then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, and finally explore the world behind art at Live Silver Museum.

Planning Riga trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

You can fly from Tallinn to Riga in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -1°C in January, and nighttime lows around -5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Riga

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Jurmala
Find places to stay Jan 23 — 25:
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Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach
Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs ©
Latvijas Okupācijas muzejs

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 26th (Sun), head outdoors with Drachenberg, then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, then wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and finally make a trip to Brandenburg Gate.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Berlin trip planner.

You can fly from Riga to Berlin in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Outdoors · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 25 — 27:
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Drachenberg ©
Drachenberg
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

2
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.
Step out of the city life by going to Singel and Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht). Get some cultural insight at Anne Frank House and Rijksmuseum. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, visit The Jordaan, sample the fine beverages at Distilleerderij 't Nieuwe Diep, and pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Neighborhoods · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 29:
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): explore the world behind art at National Gallery, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and then take a stroll through Soho. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Fri): stop by Westminster, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Hayman's Distillery, then take a stroll through Greenwich, and finally take a stroll through Hatton Garden.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to London takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Alderbury.

Things to do in London

Neighborhoods · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jan 29 — 31:
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Hayman's Distillery ©
Hayman's Distillery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

1
night
Alderbury, United Kingdom

Alderbury ©
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Dark Revolution Brewery, delve into the distant past at Stonehenge, and then make a trip to Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Alderbury trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from London to Alderbury by car takes about 2 hours. In January in Alderbury, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Glasgow.

Things to do in Alderbury

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Salisbury, Stonehenge
Find places to stay Jan 31 — Feb 1:
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Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta ©
Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta
Dark Revolution Brewery ©
Dark Revolution Brewery

2
nights
Glasgow, United Kingdom

Glasgow ©
Scotland’s largest city, Glasgow is known for its cultural heritage and the friendliness of its people.
On the 2nd (Sun), take a stroll through Glasgow West End, see the interesting displays at The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, then explore the world behind art at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Buchanan Street. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Glen Sherup Circular, then identify plant and animal life at Strathblane Falconry, and then do a tasting at Vino Valentino.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Glasgow trip itinerary planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Alderbury to Glasgow. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Glasgow

Parks · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Strathblane Falconry, Glen Sherup Circular
Find places to stay Feb 1 — 3:
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Strathblane Falconry ©
Strathblane Falconry
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel ©

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore by horseback at The Paddocks Riding Centre, then see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, then examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and finally stop by Temple Bar. On the 5th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll through Sandycove Beach and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Dublin trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Glasgow to Dublin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can go by car to Lahinch.

Things to do in Dublin

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
Find places to stay Feb 3 — 5:
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

1
night
Lahinch, Ireland

Lahinch ©
Home to a renowned gulf club, Lahinch has become better known as a surfing spot in recent years.
For photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Lahinch day trip site.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Lahinch takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Lahinch can reach 10°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lahinch

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Cliffs of Moher, Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre
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Lahinch Beach ©
Lahinch Beach
Cliffs of Moher ©
Cliffs of Moher
Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre ©
Clare Heritage and Genealogical Centre

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