35 days in Europe Itinerary

35 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
4
Frankfurt, Germany
— 3 nights
5
Trier, Germany
— 3 nights
6
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
9
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
10
Schwangau, Germany
— 2 nights
11
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional and Casa Vicens. Get a sense of the local culture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, take in the exciting artwork at Carre d'Artistes, and admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip maker app.

Boise, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 8 hours. Expect much warmer weather when traveling from Boise in December: highs in Barcelona hover around 59°F, while lows dip to 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar ©
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

6
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.
You'll explore and learn at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini and Palazzo Colonna - Galleria Colonna. Visit Colosseum and Pantheon for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, don't miss a visit to Piazza Venezia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, and stop by Trastevere.

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Getting from Barcelona to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in December, and nighttime lows around 39°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Old Town and Zoological Museum. You'll explore and learn at Museum Rietberg and Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich). There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Bahnhofstrasse, look for gifts at Maurice de Mauriac, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To see more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Zurich trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Zurich in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in January, with highs in Zurich at 40°F and lows at 30°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
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Landesmuseum ©
Landesmuseum
Old Town ©
Old Town
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)

3
nights
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
You'll explore and learn at Historisches Museum Frankfurt and Museum Embankment. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Main Tower and St. Paul's Church (Paulskirche). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Dom-Museum, go for a walk through Mainkai, steep yourself in history at Goethe House, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dreikonigskirche.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Frankfurt tour itinerary website.

Fly from Zurich to Frankfurt in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 41°F in January, and nighttime lows around 32°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can drive to Trier.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Museum Embankment ©
Museum Embankment
Goethe Museum ©
Goethe Museum
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt ©
Schirn Kunsthalle Frankfurt

3
nights
Trier, Germany

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Porta Nigra and Romische Villa Urbana. Explore hidden gems such as Liebfrauenkirche, Trier and Kaiserthermen. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Gangolf's Church, delve into the distant past at Trier Amphitheater, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Paulin-Kirche.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Trier trip planner.

Traveling by car from Frankfurt to Trier takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. In January in Trier, expect temperatures between 38°F during the day and 30°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Romische Villa Urbana
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St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
Porta Nigra ©
Porta Nigra
Romische Villa Urbana ©
Romische Villa Urbana

2
nights
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 16th (Sat), get a taste of the local shopping with Am Tunnel (BCEE Batiment Rousegaertchen), head outdoors with Parcs de la Petrusse, Head underground at Petrusse Casemates, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Sandweiler German Military Cemetery, Luxembourg, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the dramatic natural features at Casemates du Bock, trek along Circuit Wenzel, take an in-depth tour of Museum Drai Eechelen, take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint John the Baptist, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), and finally step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal).

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Luxembourg City trip maker site.

Getting from Trier to Luxembourg City by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Luxembourg City are 38°F, while nighttime lows are 30°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Sandweiler German Military Cemetery, Luxembourg
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Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Eiffel Tower. On the 18th (Mon), head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, see the interesting displays at Musee des Arts Forains, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and finally steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower. On the next day, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah, then see the interesting displays at Musee Nissim de Camondo, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Paris travel planner.

Traveling by train from Luxembourg City to Paris takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Luxembourg City in January, you will find days in Paris are a bit warmer (45°F), and nights are about the same (35°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 19:
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder and Tassenmuseum Amsterdam. Step out of the city life by going to Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht) and Herengracht. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, indulge your taste buds at Brouwerij 't IJ, enjoy breathtaking views from A'dam Lookout, and explore the world behind art at Moco Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Amsterdam online day trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Amsterdam by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In January in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 43°F during the day and 34°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jan 19 — 22:
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

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.
You'll explore and learn at Churchill War Rooms and The London Film Museum - Covent Garden. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Westminster and Buckingham Palace. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, admire the masterpieces at The Courtauld Gallery, steep yourself in history at Houses of Parliament, and admire the striking features of Somerset House.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our London holiday planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Amsterdam to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in London can reach 46°F, while at night they dip to 36°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Schwangau.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 22 — 25:
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The Courtauld Gallery ©
The Courtauld Gallery
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
nights
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.
You've now added Schloss Neuschwanstein to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Schwansee, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hohenschwangau, then admire the landmark architecture of Schloss Neuschwanstein, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Koloman. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche St. Georg, then pause for some serene contemplation at St.Maria und Florian, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kalvarienberg, and finally explore the ancient world of Antike Romervilla.

Start your trip to Schwangau by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can fly from London to Schwangau in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in January: high temperatures in Schwangau hover around 37°F and lows are around 26°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Schwangau

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Schloss Hohenschwangau, Kalvarienberg
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Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
St. Koloman ©
St. Koloman

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
You've now added Royal Palace to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Sodermalm, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, then take an in-depth tour of Medeltidsmuseet, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen. On your second day here, examine the collection at ABBA The Museum, then brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Skogskyrkogarden, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Taby Centrum.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Stockholm trip itinerary maker website.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Schwangau to Stockholm in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Schwangau, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Stockholm, ranging from highs of 31°F to lows of 23°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Taby Centrum
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 30:
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Fotografiska Stockholm ©
Fotografiska Stockholm
ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

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