40 days in Europe Itinerary

40 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 7 nights
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 7 nights
4
Oslo, Norway
— 7 nights
5
Munich, Germany
— 6 nights
6
Nuremberg, Germany
— 5 nights

6
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.
Visiting Regent's Canal and River Lee Navigation will get you outdoors. Get some historical perspective at Tower of London and Westminster Abbey. Go for a jaunt from London to Wethersfield to see Boydells Dairy Farm about 1h 20 min away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at The British Museum, make a trip to Buckingham Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary maker tool.

Calgary, Canada to London is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Boydells Dairy Farm
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

7
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nyhavn and Stroeget. Kids will appreciate attractions like Rosenborg Castle and Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Pack the 7th (Fri) with family-friendly diversions at Tivoli Gardens. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of National Museum of Denmark, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church, steep yourself in history at Christiansborg Slot, and stroll around Frederiksberg Have.

For maps, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip planning website.

You can fly from London to Copenhagen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

7
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.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace and Stockholm Old Town are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Vasa Museum and Skansen. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Drottningholm Palace, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen, and have a blast at Grona Lunds Tivoli.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Stockholm travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of train, taxi, and flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Millesgarden, Drottningholm Palace
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

7
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Oslomarka and Bygdøy. Kids will enjoy Vigeland Museum and Viking Ship Museum. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), contemplate the long history of Det Kongelige Slott, examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, and ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Oslo trip builder app.

You can fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stockholm in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Oslo, with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Fram Museum ©
Fram Museum
Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum

6
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.
Appreciate the collections at Munich Residenz and Alte Pinakothek. Your inner history buff will appreciate Schloss Neuschwanstein and St. Peter's Church. Step out of Munich with an excursion to Schloss Hohenschwangau in Hohenschwangau--about 1h 35 min away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around English Garden, examine the collection at BMW Museum, get curious at Deutsches Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asamkirche.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Munich trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Munich takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Oslo in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Munich, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to drive to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Schloss Hohenschwangau, Schloss Neuschwanstein
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

5
nights
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Fortress Marienberg and Würzburg Residence. Get a sense of the local culture at Town Walls and Neumuenster. Explore Nuremberg's surroundings by going to Ipf Bopfingen (in Bopfingen) and Rothenburg (Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum) & Altstadt). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Tiergarten Nuernberg, get in on the family fun at Playmobil-FunPark, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg sightseeing planner.

Getting from Munich to Nuremberg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Wurzburg, Rothenburg, Ipf Bopfingen, Playmobil-FunPark
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

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