38 days in Europe Itinerary

38 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
4
Muenster, Germany
— 1 night
5
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
— 1 night
6
Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
7
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 2 nights
8
Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
10
Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights

5
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.
Get some historical perspective at Eiffel Tower and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Bring the kids along to Louvre Museum and Arc de Triomphe. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, explore the activities along Seine River, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

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Lima, Peru to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Traveling from Lima to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lima in January, things will get cooler in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catch the train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

5
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Grand Place and Horta Museum (Musee Horta) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) and Atomium. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bruges: Brussels (Manneken Pis, Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, &more), Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle) (in Ghent) and René Magritte Museum (in Jette). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, and don't miss a visit to The Markt.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bruges attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Brussels, Belfry and Cloth Hall (Belfort en Lakenhalle)
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

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.
Attractions like Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House make great kid-friendly stops. Get some cultural insight at Rijksmuseum and Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum. Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to Haarlem to see Teylers Museum about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, have some family-friendly fun at Museumphoto, and steep yourself in history at Begijnhof.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Amsterdam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. February in Amsterdam sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Muenster.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Zoos & Aquariums Parks

Side Trip

Teylers Museum
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
night
Muenster, Germany

Muenster ©
Though relatively small and often overlooked by tourists, Muenster offers an interesting combination of a hip social scene and visible medieval history.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): explore the activities along Aasee, catch a live event at Signal Iduna Park, and then see the interesting displays at German Mining Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Allwetterzoo Munster, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Lambert's Church, contemplate the long history of Historisches Rathaus, thenhunt for treasures at Wochenmarkt Muenster, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Muenster Cathedral (St. Paulus Dom).

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Muenster trip itinerary app.

Drive from Amsterdam to Muenster in 3 hours. In February, daytime highs in Muenster are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Muenster

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trips

Signal Iduna Park, German Mining Museum
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Aasee ©
Aasee
St Lambert's Church ©
St Lambert's Church
German Mining Museum ©
German Mining Museum

1
night
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
On the 13th (Mon), get in on the family fun at Europa-Park.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Freiburg im Breisgau trip builder website.

Getting from Muenster to Freiburg im Breisgau by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In February in Freiburg im Breisgau, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Europa-Park, Schwarzwalder Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof
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Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Schwarzwalder Freilichtmuseum Vogtsbauernhof ©

1
night
Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Strasbourg and then visit La Petite France.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Strasbourg trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Strasbourg in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Alsatian Museum ©
Alsatian Museum
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
On the 16th (Thu), appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieil Aix, thentake a stroll through Cours Mirabeau, thentake an in-depth tour of Paul Cezanne’s Studio, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence and then find something for the whole family at Montopoto.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Aix-en-Provence trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Strasbourg to Aix-en-Provence in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Traveling from Strasbourg in February, expect nights in Aix-en-Provence to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Montopoto, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations
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Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Paul Cezanne’s Studio

5
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get some historical perspective at Royal Palace of Madrid and Templo de Debod. Kids will enjoy Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Take a break from Madrid with a short trip to Catedral Primada in Toledo, about 1h 20 min away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, explore the world behind art at Museo Cerralbo, admire the striking features of Estacion de Atocha, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

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You can fly from Aix-en-Provence to Madrid in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. February in Madrid sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Wed) to allow time for the train ride to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

4
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.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Parc Guell and Casa Batllo. There's much more to do: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, and steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona sightseeing planning website.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Madrid in February; daily highs in Barcelona reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

6
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.
Bring the kids along to Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery. Your inner history buff will appreciate Charlottenburg Palace and Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial. The adventure continues: get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum Berlin, and pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To see maps and more tourist information, read our Berlin trip planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Berlin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

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