33 days in Europe Itinerary

33 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Alicante, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Valencia, Spain
— 1 night
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
5
Lisse, The Netherlands
— 1 night
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
7
Echternach, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
8
Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights
9
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
10
Hallstatt, Austria
— 2 nights
11
Schwangau, Germany
— 1 night
12
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 1 night
13
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
14
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
15
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
16
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights

2
nights
Alicante, Spain

Alicante ©
As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
On the 2nd (Fri), partake in some friendly competition at Lockdown Escape Room, thenkick back and relax at Playa de Levante, thentake a stroll through El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Placa del Castell. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Santa Barbara, thenappreciate the history behind Monumento a Canalejas, thenmake a trip to Explanada de Espana, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at El Palmeral.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Alicante trip planning tool.

Algiers, Algeria to Alicante is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. In October in Alicante, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to drive to Valencia.

Things to do in Alicante

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Benidorm, El Palmeral
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 3:
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Castillo de Santa Barbara ©
Castillo de Santa Barbara
El Palmeral ©
El Palmeral
Lockdown Escape Room ©
Lockdown Escape Room

1
night
Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): contemplate the long history of La Lonja de la Seda, thenexplore the activities along Jardi del Turia, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Valencia driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Alicante to Valencia takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Valencia are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Valencia

Parks Childrens Museums Museums
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 4:
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Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda
Jardi del Turia ©
Jardi del Turia

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the striking features of Casa Amatller, and finally shop like a local with La Boqueria. On your second day here, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then stroll around Parc Guell.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary tool.

Fly from Valencia to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Valencia in October, plan for little chillier days in Barcelona, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay Oct 4 — 6:
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, and explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paris travel route tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Barcelona in October, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Lisse.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 6 — 10:
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

1
night
Lisse, The Netherlands

Lisse ©
Lisse is a town and municipality in the western Netherlands, in the province of South Holland. On the 10th (Sat), wander the streets of Stadshart Amstelveen, relax in the rural setting at Geitenboerderij Ridammerhoeve, thenget great views at The Panorama Terrace, and finally walk around Keukenhof.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisse trip itinerary planning app.

Take a train from Paris to Lisse in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Lisse

Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Amstelveen, The Panorama Terrace
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Keukenhof ©
Keukenhof
Geitenboerderij Ridammerhoeve ©
Geitenboerderij Ridammerhoeve
Stadshart Amstelveen ©
Stadshart Amstelveen

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 11th (Sun): examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), see the interesting displays at Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate (Musee du Cacao et du Chocolat), thendon't miss a visit to Grand Place, thenappreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and finally browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert. On the 12th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), thenexplore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, thenadmire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire, and finally examine the collection at Atomium.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels holiday planner.

Getting from Lisse to Brussels by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can go by car to Echternach.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique

2
nights
Echternach, Luxembourg

Echternach ©
Echternach is a commune with town status in the canton of Echternach, which is part of the district of Grevenmacher, in eastern Luxembourg. Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Altstadt Vianden., explore the historical opulence of Vianden Castle, thenlearn about all things military at MNHM National Museum of Military History, and finally admire the striking features of City Hall. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: trek along Mullerthal Trail, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Peter und Paul Kirche, thensnap pictures at Alte Sauerbrucke, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Abbey of Echternach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Echternach itinerary planner.

You can drive from Brussels to Echternach in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Echternach

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Vianden, MNHM National Museum of Military History, Mullerthal Trail
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Vianden Castle ©
Vianden Castle
Mullerthal Trail ©
Mullerthal Trail
MNHM National Museum of Military History ©
MNHM National Museum of Military History

2
nights
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the striking features of Romer, admire the striking features of Main Tower, thenadmire the natural beauty at Palmengarten, and finally admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Fountain of Justice, contemplate the long history of Goethe House, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), thensnap pictures at Iron Bridge, and finally admire the masterpieces at Liebieghaus.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Frankfurt online attractions planner.

Drive from Echternach to Frankfurt in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In October, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
Liebieghaus ©
Liebieghaus
Goethe House ©
Goethe House

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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at BMW Welt, examine the collection at Munich Residenz, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and finally make a trip to Marienplatz. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche, thencontemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Munich travel planner.

Fly from Frankfurt to Munich in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Frankfurt in October, Munich is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

2
nights
Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Hallstatter See, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Beinhaus, Karner, Ossuary, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town. On your second day here, make a trip to Central Square Marktplatz, go deep underground at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and then take in panoramic vistas at Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick".

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Hallstatt sightseeing planner.

Drive from Munich to Hallstatt in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to drive to Schwangau.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Hallstatter See ©
Hallstatter See
Central Square Marktplatz ©
Central Square Marktplatz

1
night
Schwangau, Germany

Schwangau ©
An ideal holiday escape from fast-paced urban centers, Schwangau allows visitors to hike, cycle, swim, dance, and dine surrounded by a picture-perfect landscape.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): contemplate the waterfront views at Forggensee, contemplate the long history of Schloss Hohenschwangau, thenadmire the striking features of Schloss Neuschwanstein, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Koloman. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Der Kurpark in Schwangau, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Tegelberg, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche St. Georg.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Schwangau route planner.

Traveling by car from Hallstatt to Schwangau takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Vaduz.

Things to do in Schwangau

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Schloss Hohenschwangau
Find places to stay Oct 21 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
Kirche St. Georg ©
Kirche St. Georg

1
night
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz ©
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Vaduz Castle, make a trip to The Main Square, thentake an in-depth tour of Liechtenstein National Museum, thenmake a trip to Liechtenstein Center, and finally examine the collection at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein.

To see where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Vaduz trip planner.

You can drive from Schwangau to Vaduz in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Vaduz

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Liechtenstein National Museum ©
Liechtenstein National Museum
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein ©
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein
Vaduz Castle ©
Vaduz Castle

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Zurich is known for nature, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, stroll around Lindenhofplatz, have some family-friendly fun at Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center, and wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Zurich trip planner.

Drive from Vaduz to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 23 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
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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 27th (Tue), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Milan tour planner.

Drive from Zurich to Milan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, Milan is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, thencontemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally steep yourself in history at St Mark's Campanile.

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Drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Venice are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

4
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

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Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Venice in October: highs in Rome hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Oct 29 — Nov 2:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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