22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Krakow, Poland
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
5
Paris, France
— 2 nights
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
7
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
9
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Reformed Tempel Synagogue (Synagoga Tempel), appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Wawel Cathedral, thenmake a trip to St. Mary's Basilica, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Peter and St. Paul. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Wieliczka Salt Mine, thenget to know the fascinating history of Kazmierz The Former Jewish District, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Krakow trip planner.

Sharjah, United Arab Emirates to Krakow is an approximately 10-hour combination of car and flight. You'll gain 3 hours traveling from Sharjah to Krakow due to the time zone difference. In July, Krakow is colder than Sharjah - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
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Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle
Kazmierz The Former Jewish District ©
Kazmierz The Former Jewish District
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thenexplore the galleries of Willet-Holthuysen Museum, thentake an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and finally visit The Jordaan.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip maker app.

Getting from Krakow to Amsterdam by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in August, expect nights in Amsterdam to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, and then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, don't miss a visit to The Markt, get to know the fascinating history of The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Bruges route builder site.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August in Bruges, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries
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The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde ©
The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Belgian Comic Strip Center, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), thenadmire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Atomium, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels, thendon't miss a visit to Grand Place, and finally explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique.

For more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the Brussels trip planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): steep yourself in history at The Paris Catacombs, thenget to know the fascinating history of Champs-Elysees, thensteep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and finally contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Montmartre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, thenexplore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and finally take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris driving holiday planner.

Take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in August, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 10th (Mon), take a stroll through Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank, take a stroll through Schanzengraben Canal, take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, thentake a stroll through Niederdorf, and finally look for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Shopping
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Schanzengraben Canal ©
Schanzengraben Canal
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Niederdorf
Niederdorf

2
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Deutsches Museum Verkehrszentrum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Staatliche Museum Agyptischer Kunst, thenexamine the collection at NS-Dokumentationszentrum Muenchen, and finally see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan, examine the collection at BMW Welt, examine the collection at Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, thenexplore the historical opulence of Schloss Schleissheim, and finally step into the grandiose world of Dachau Palace.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Munich trip planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Oberschleissheim, Dachau Palace
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
BMW Welt ©
BMW Welt
Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim ©
Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim

2
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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Lobkowicz Palace, thendon't miss a visit to The Vrtba Garden, thenstep into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti. On the next day, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, thenexplore the historical opulence of Old Royal Palace, and finally wander the streets of Hradcany.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Prague trip maker website.

You can fly from Munich to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Hradcany ©
Hradcany

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, thenmake a trip to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna, thenget to know the fascinating history of Schonbrunner Gardens, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo, and finally explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vienna attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In August, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunner Gardens ©
Schonbrunner Gardens

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 17th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, thenwander the streets of Andrassy Avenue, thendon't miss a visit to Vaci Street, and finally pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Holocaust Memorial Center, see the interesting displays at Miniversum Budapest, thenexamine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Budapest online route planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 19th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum ©

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