38 days in Europe Itinerary

38 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
5
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
6
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
7
Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
8
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
9
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
10
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
11
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
12
Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at St. Paul's Cathedral and Primrose Hill. Cutty Sark and Tower of London will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, take a tour of HMS Belfast, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and explore the world behind art at The British Museum.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for London using our trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to London is an approximately 15-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to London. In June, daytime highs in London are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 26 — 30:
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Wallace Collection ©
Wallace Collection
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
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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 1st (Thu): don't miss a visit to Atomium, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Brussels, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, then admire the striking features of Guild Houses, and finally admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Villers, take a peaceful walk through Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’', then soar above the sights with European Balloon Corporation, and finally steep yourself in history at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip planner.

Take a train from London to Brussels in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Brussels are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Abbaye de Villers, European Balloon Corporation, Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’'
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 2:
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon ©
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon

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 3rd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, don't miss a visit to The Amstel, and then examine the collection at Micropia. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Herengracht, explore the galleries of Anne Frank House, then contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), and finally see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Amsterdam takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 4:
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Micropia ©
Micropia

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Escape the urban bustle at Bray Head and Dublin Mountains. Explore hidden gems such as Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum and Dublinia. Get out of town with these interesting Dublin side-trips: Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre (in Dalkey) and Powerscourt Gardens and House (in Enniskerry). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and take an in-depth tour of The Jeanie Johnston: An Irish Famine Story.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin travel route planning site.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Dublin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, expect Dublin to be slightly colder, temps between 23°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Belfast.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Bray Head, Dalkey Castle and Heritage Centre, Powerscourt Gardens and House
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 8:
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum ©
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum

2
nights
Belfast, United Kingdom

Belfast ©
A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): brush up on your military savvy at Grey Point Fort, get a new perspective on nature at Ulster Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of Orange Heritage, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Malachy's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Black Mountain, then steep yourself in history at Crumlin Road Gaol, then see the interesting displays at SS Nomadic, and finally examine the collection at Titanic Belfast.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Belfast trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Dublin to Belfast takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Belfast

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Grey Point Fort
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:
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Ulster Museum ©
Ulster Museum
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol
SS Nomadic ©
SS Nomadic

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rosslyn Chapel and Grassmarket. Get some cultural insight at Edinburgh Castle and Craigmillar Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Stirling (National Wallace Monument, The Old Town Jail, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Dean Village, explore the different monuments and memorials at Greyfriars Kirkyard, and explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Belfast to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in July, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stirling, Rosslyn Chapel
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 13:
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Dean Village ©
Dean Village
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle

3
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Vigeland Museum and Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Norsk Folkemuseum and 22 July Centre will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Fram Museum, see the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum, wander the streets of Tjuvholmen Neighbourhood, and brush up on your military savvy at Armed Forces Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Oslo trip maker site.

Fly from Edinburgh to Oslo in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Oslo due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Edinburgh in July, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around 11°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 17:
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Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum
Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Monteliusvagen and Fotografiska Stockholm. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Vasa Museum and Riddarholmen Church. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, stroll the grounds of Skogskyrkogarden, take an in-depth tour of Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet), and brush up on your military savvy at Army Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Stockholm road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Drottningholm Palace ©
Drottningholm Palace

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Nyhavn and Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rosenborg Castle and Our Saviour's Church. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, explore the world behind art at The David Collection, explore the different monuments and memorials at Assistens Cemetery, and steep yourself in history at Church of Our Lady - Copenhagen Cathedral.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip planning site.

Getting from Stockholm to Copenhagen by combination of flight, taxi, and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. July in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Jaegerborg Dyrehave
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Our Saviour's Church ©
Our Saviour's Church
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 23rd (Fri), contemplate the long history of Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial, then head outdoors with Strandbar Mitte, then appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, and finally head outdoors with Strandbad Tegeler See. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, kick back and relax at Strandbad Wannsee, steep yourself in history at Neues Palais, then step into the grandiose world of Sanssouci Palace, and finally admire the natural beauty at Potsdam's Gardens.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Berlin trip builder tool.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Berlin in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

Potsdam
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 25:
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Strandbad Wannsee ©
Strandbad Wannsee
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial ©
Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial
Potsdam's Gardens ©
Potsdam's Gardens

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Melk Abbey and Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien. Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vienna: Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt (in Melk), Wachau Valley (in Joching) and Burgruine Duernstein (in Durnstein). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, don't miss a visit to MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna tour planner.

Fly from Berlin to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours

Side Trips

Melk, Wachau Valley, Burgruine Duernstein
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey

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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 Wyden Badi. Do some cultural sightseeing at Schloss Rapperswil and Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden. Venture out of the city with trips to Lucerne (Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten) & Hofkirche). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, take a stroll through Niederdorf, and admire the landmark architecture of Church of St. Peter.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read Zurich attractions planning app.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rapperswil, Lucerne, Wyden Badi
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 1:
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Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden ©
Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden
Old Town ©
Old Town
Schloss Rapperswil ©
Schloss Rapperswil

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