32 days in Europe Itinerary

32 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Auckland, New Zealand
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  31 h
1
Aarhus, Denmark
— 6 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  6 h 15 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Fly + Drive:  6 h 15 min
3
Sete, France
— 1 day
Train:  30 min
4
Beziers, France
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
5
Bordeaux, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Drive:  1 h
7
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Train + Fly:  28 h
End: Auckland, New Zealand

6
nights
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Old Town in Aarhus and Helligaandskirken. Museum-lovers will appreciate Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum and Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses. Step out of Aarhus with an excursion to Egeskov Castle in Odense--about 2 hours away. The adventure continues: engage your brain at Moesgaard Museum, see the interesting displays at Den Gamle By, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Lystrup Kirke, and get to know the fascinating history of Mollestien.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Aarhus online trip itinerary builder.

Auckland, New Zealand to Aarhus is an approximately 31- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from Auckland to Aarhus due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Auckland in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Aarhus, with highs around 22°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Egeskov Castle
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Old Town in Aarhus ©
Old Town in Aarhus
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

5
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.
Let the collections at Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Tower of London and National Gallery. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, stroll around Hyde Park, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to London, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Aarhus to London takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Aarhus to London due to the time zone difference. June in London sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Sete.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
day
Sete, France

Sete ©
Sète, known as Cette until 1928, is a commune in the Hérault department in the Occitanie region in southern France. Kick off your visit on the 25th (Thu): head outdoors with Les Anciens Salins, examine the collection at Espace Georges Brassens, and then kick back and relax at Plage des Trois Digues.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Sete trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from London to Sete. Traveling from London to Sete, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in June, things will get a bit warmer in Sete: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Beziers.

Things to do in Sete

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trip

Les Anciens Salins
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Espace Georges  Brassens ©
Espace Georges Brassens

2
nights
Beziers, France

Beziers ©
Béziers is a town in Languedoc in southern France. On the 26th (Fri), do a tasting at Domaine Preignes Le Vieux, take in the history at Bunker 638, then see the interesting displays at Musee Chapy, and finally get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle des Penitents Bleus, appreciate the views at Gorges d'Heric, then admire the sheer force of Source du Frejo, and finally get engrossed in the history at Musee de la Prehistoire Regionale.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Beziers road trip site.

Beziers is just a stone's throw from Sete. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can take a train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Beziers

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Bunker 638, Boat Tours & Water Sports, Source du Frejo, Gorges d'Heric, Domaine Preignes Le Vieux
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Musee Chapy ©
Musee Chapy
Gorges d'Heric ©
Gorges d'Heric
Domaine Preignes Le Vieux ©
Domaine Preignes Le Vieux

5
nights
Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Visit Chateau Belingard and Chateau L'Eveques for their historical value. Place de la Bourse and Vesunna are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bordeaux: Chateau de Bridoire (in Ribagnac), Chateau Cluzeau (in Sigoules-et-Flaugeac) and La Grande Dune du Pilat (in Pyla-sur-Mer). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral, learn about winemaking at Chateau Cantenac, contemplate the long history of Château de Mareuil, and explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Bourdeilles.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux trip planner.

Traveling by train from Beziers to Bordeaux takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Beziers in June, expect little chillier with lows of 17°C in Bordeaux. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Perigueux, Chateau de Bridoire, Chateau Cluzeau, Eglise St-Pierre et St-Paul, Chateau Cantenac
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Chateau Cantenac ©
Chateau Cantenac
Chateau Belingard ©
Chateau Belingard
La Grande Dune du Pilat
La Grande Dune du Pilat

5
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Visiting Lake Zurich and Seealpsee will get you outdoors. Your inner history buff will appreciate Friedhof Fluntern and St Mauritius Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Henry Dunant Museum (in Heiden), Museum Appenzell (in Appenzell) and Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch (in Urnaesch). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), head outdoors with Zurich Succulent Plant Collection, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and stop by Old Town.

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

Traveling by flight from Bordeaux to Zurich takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Appenzell, Rhine Falls, Henry Dunant Museum, Seealpsee, Appenzeller Brachtummuseum Urnaesch
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town
Museum Rietberg ©
Museum Rietberg

5
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get some historical perspective at Markuskirche and Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde. Take a break from the city and head to Mt Pilatus and The Eiger. Get out of town with these interesting Lucerne side-trips: Maennlichen (in Grindelwald) and Interlaken (Harderkulm & Parasailing & Paragliding). There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Jungfraujoch, explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pilatus Luzern.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Lucerne trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July in Lucerne, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Interlaken, Maennlichen
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch

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