23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Norwich, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
3
Canterbury, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
4
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
5
Bamberg, Germany
— 3 nights
6
Stuttgart, Germany
— 3 nights
7
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Bologna, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
10
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights


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3
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.
Visit Buckingham Palace and Westminster Abbey for their historical value. Discover out-of-the-way places like North Laine and Drusillas Park. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Tower of London, take a stroll through Hampstead, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London visit planner.

Houston, USA to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Houston to London is 6 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Houston in September; daily highs in London reach °F and lows reach °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Norwich.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Theme Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

North Laine, Drusillas Park
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
Norwich, United Kingdom

Norwich ©
Boasting a nearly 1,000-year history, Norwich is a vibrant city known for its inclusive atmosphere, openness, and quirky charm.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): kick back and relax at Hemsby Beach and then stroll through Great Yarmouth Beach.

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

Drive from London to Norwich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Canterbury.

Things to do in Norwich

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Great Yarmouth, Castle Acre: Castle Acre Priory
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Great Yarmouth Beach ©
Great Yarmouth Beach
Norwich Cathedral ©
Norwich Cathedral
Castle Acre: Castle Acre Priory ©
Castle Acre: Castle Acre Priory

2
nights
Canterbury, United Kingdom

Canterbury ©
Canterbury is a historic English cathedral city and UNESCO World Heritage Site, which lies at the heart of the City of Canterbury, a local government district of Kent, England. Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): steep yourself in history at Chilham Village.

For ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Canterbury route maker.

You can drive from Norwich to Canterbury in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Canterbury

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Chilham Village, Walmer Castle and Gardens, Dover Castle
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Walmer Castle and Gardens ©
Walmer Castle and Gardens
Dover Castle ©
Dover Castle
Chilham Village ©
Chilham Village

1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
On the 23rd (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), sample the tasty concoctions at Bofferding, thenlearn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc Merveilleux, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Casemates du Bock.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Luxembourg City road trip planning app.

Fly from Canterbury to Luxembourg City in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Canterbury to Luxembourg City. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Bamberg.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Parks Nature Casinos

Side Trips

Casino 2000, Parc Merveilleux, Bofferding
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Casemates du Bock ©
Casemates du Bock
Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame) ©
Bofferding ©
Bofferding

3
nights
Bamberg, Germany

Bamberg ©
First mentioned in historical records from the year 902, Bamberg retains today the medieval, old-world charm that has defined its past development.
On the 25th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Marienkapelle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence, thensteep yourself in history at Town Walls, and finally contemplate the long history of Altstadt. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the fascinating underground world of Teufelshoehle Pottenstein, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the Fourteen Holy Helpers, and then explore the historical opulence of Veste Coburg.

Plan a Bamberg trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Bamberg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bamberg can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. On the 27th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Bamberg

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Wurzburg, Basilica of the Fourteen Holy Helpers, Veste Coburg, Teufelshoehle Pottenstein
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 27:
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Town Walls ©
Town Walls
Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

3
nights
Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): admire the striking features of Mercedes-Benz Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): meet the residents at Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten, wander the streets of Konigstrasse, and then explore the historical opulence of Burg Hohenzollern.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Stuttgart visit planning tool.

Getting from Bamberg to Stuttgart by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In September, daily temperatures in Stuttgart can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Baden-Baden, Burg Hohenzollern
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Merkur ©
Merkur
Burg Hohenzollern ©
Burg Hohenzollern
Geroldsau Waterfall ©
Geroldsau Waterfall

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni Alberoni, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally stop by Dorsoduro.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Stuttgart to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stuttgart in September, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around °F and lows about °F. On the 2nd (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Bologna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

3
nights
Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): contemplate the long history of Torre Prendiparte. On the next day, make a splash at Villaggio della Salute Più.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Bologna journey website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Bologna takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daily temperatures in Bologna can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. You will leave for Milan on the 5th (Sat).

Things to do in Bologna

Spas Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Le Mura di Ferrara, Villaggio della Salute Più, Antica Acetaia Villa Bianca, Acetaia Villa San Donnino
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Acetaia Villa San Donnino ©
Acetaia Villa San Donnino
Le Mura di Ferrara ©
Le Mura di Ferrara
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita

1
night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 5th (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thenget a taste of the local shopping with Brera District, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sun): cool off at Acquaworld.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Milan visit planner.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Milan takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Milan are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Spas Theme Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Acquaworld
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Acquaworld ©
Acquaworld
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro
Brera District ©
Brera District

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Mon): kick back and relax at V Lounge Beach Club and then get a new perspective on things with Point Break.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rome tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Milan in October, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Rome

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Point Break
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V Lounge Beach Club ©
V Lounge Beach Club
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona

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