59 days in Europe Itinerary

59 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
6
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
7
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
9
Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
10
Catania, Italy
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
12
Valencia, Spain
— 1 night
13
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
14
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
15
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
16
Leon, Spain
— 3 nights
17
Toulouse, France
— 1 night
18
Lyon, France
— 2 nights
19
Geneva, Switzerland
— 3 nights
20
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
21
Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
22
Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
23
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
24
Paris, France
— 1 night

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 2nd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Amsterdam Gallery, thenget engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, thenadmire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, and finally explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam sightseeing planning website.

London, UK to Amsterdam is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, and explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin tour itinerary website.

Getting from Amsterdam to Berlin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, have fun at Top Gun Prague Shooting Events, and take some stellar pictures from Petřín.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. April in Prague sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Find places to stay Apr 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of Karlskirche, and explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna route site.

Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In April, daytime highs in Vienna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest online travel planner.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Spas
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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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.
Venice is known for historic sites, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, see the interesting displays at Ca' Rezzonico, and take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Venice takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in April since evenings lows in Venice dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenmake a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Ratto della Sabina, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thensteep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Florence visit site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

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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: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rome driving holiday planning app.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Apr 21 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Cloister of Santa Chiara, get curious at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, get to know the fascinating history of Underground Naples, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Napoli, thendon't miss a visit to Via San Gregorio Armeno, and finally see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Museo Cappella Sansevero and then make a trip to Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Naples itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Naples are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Catania.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Pompeii Archaeological Park
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli ©
Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli

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Catania, Italy

Catania ©
The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Thu): make a trip to Piazza Alonzo di Benedetto, appreciate the history behind Fontana dell'Elefante, take an in-depth tour of Monastero dei Benedettini, thensteep yourself in history at Piazza Duomo, thenponder the design of Fontana dell'Amenano, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Catedrale Sant'Agata V.M. Catania. On the 30th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Villa Comunale, don't miss a visit to Ancient Theatre of Taormina, and then don't miss a visit to Corso Umberto.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Catania trip maker tool.

Fly from Naples to Catania in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Traveling from Naples in April, Catania is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Catania

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Taormina
Find places to stay Apr 28 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza Duomo ©
Piazza Duomo
Monastero dei Benedettini ©
Monastero dei Benedettini
Piazza Alonzo di Benedetto ©
Piazza Alonzo di Benedetto

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, stroll around Ciutadella Park, and take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona visit planner.

You can fly from Catania to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April in Barcelona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Valencia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 3:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Valencia, Spain

Valencia ©
A charming old city originally founded as a Roman colony, Valencia is the country’s third-largest urban center.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): contemplate the long history of La Lonja de la Seda, pause for some serene contemplation at Valencia Cathedral, thenobserve the fascinating underwater world at Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Parroquia de San Nicolas de Bari y San Pedro Martir.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Valencia route planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Valencia takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Barcelona, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Valencia, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Valencia

Zoos & Aquariums Museums Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 3 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias ©
Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias
Valencia Cathedral ©
Valencia Cathedral
La Lonja de la Seda ©
La Lonja de la Seda

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, steep yourself in history at Royal Tobacco Factory, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza de España, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Seville itinerary app.

You can fly from Valencia to Seville in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In May in Seville, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 4 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, thencontemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, thenadmire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally steep yourself in history at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande.

To find reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Madrid driving holiday planning website.

Getting from Seville to Madrid by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Madrid, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, thendon't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco).

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

You can fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 9th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Leon.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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Leon, Spain

Leon ©
León is the capital of the province of León, located in the northwest of Spain. Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Monumento al Peregrino, admire the landmark architecture of Antiguo Convento de San Marcos, appreciate the history behind Estatua La Negrilla, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon, thenmake a trip to Guias Legio, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Casa Botines Gaudi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral, make a trip to Historic Center of Leon, thentake a stroll through Plaza San Martin, thensteep yourself in history at Convento de las Concepcionistas, and finally steep yourself in history at Plaza Del Grano.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Leon tour itinerary builder app.

You can drive from Lisbon to Leon in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Leon is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in May, things will get slightly colder in Leon: highs are around °C and lows about °C. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Leon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay May 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon ©
La Basilica De San Isidoro De Leon
Plaza San Martin ©
Plaza San Martin
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral ©
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral

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Toulouse, France

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
On the 13th (Thu), engage your brain at Cite de l'espace.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Toulouse tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Leon to Toulouse by combination of flight and train takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Leon in May, Toulouse is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Toulouse

Museums Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace

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Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or, get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon, thendon't miss a visit to Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Fourviere Hill.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Lyon day trip website.

Getting from Toulouse to Lyon by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In May in Lyon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay May 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Parc de la Tete d'Or ©
Parc de la Tete d'Or
Fourviere Hill ©
Fourviere Hill

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Geneva is known for nature, museums, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, take in the spiritual surroundings of Holy Trinity Church, look for gifts at La Chocolaterie de Geneve, and get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève.

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

Traveling by car from Lyon to Geneva takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Museums
Find places to stay May 15 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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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.
Munich is known for museums, historic sites, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of Asamkirche, and explore the activities along English Garden.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip planner.

You can fly from Geneva to Munich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to go by car to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Find places to stay May 18 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nuremberg: Rothenburg (Spital Bastion, Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), &more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds), and step into the grandiose world of Kaiserburg Nurnberg.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Munich to Nuremberg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a bus. In May in Nuremberg, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Rothenburg
Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
Germanisches Nationalmuseum ©
Germanisches Nationalmuseum

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Mon): admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, take in the views from Hohenzollern Bridge, thendon't miss a visit to KolnTriangle, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. On your second day here, pause for some serene contemplation at Sankt Andreas Kirche, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig, and then examine the collection at Chocolate Museum.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cologne trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Nuremberg to Cologne takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Cologne are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay May 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
KolnTriangle ©
KolnTriangle

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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brussels: Bruges (Stadhuis, Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Grand Place, admire the landmark architecture of Hôtel de Ville de Bruxelles, browse the exhibits of Atomium, and steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels journey tool.

Getting from Cologne to Brussels by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Bruges
Find places to stay May 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum and then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris online travel planner.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. May in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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