13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Nuremberg, Germany

— 2 nights

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Sebaldus Church, steep yourself in history at Albrecht Durer's House, then see the interesting displays at Toy Museum, then browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church, step into the grandiose world of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, make a trip to Altstadt, then examine the collection at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, then see the interesting displays at Bernstein Museum, and finally find something for the whole family at Playmobil-FunPark.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Nuremberg trip itinerary site.

Johannesburg, South Africa to Nuremberg is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Johannesburg to Nuremberg, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, Nuremberg is colder than Johannesburg - with highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C. On the 30th (Thu), you're off to Prague.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Theme Parks

Side Trip

Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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, get your game on at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, and admire the landmark architecture of Dancing House.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Prague travel planner.

You can fly from Nuremberg to Prague in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to fly to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 3 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): walk around Vondelpark, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of The Jordaan, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then admire the masterpieces at De Nieuwe Kerk, and finally steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To find more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Prague in January, things will get a bit warmer in Amsterdam: highs are around 7°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Paris, France

— 3 nights

City of Light

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.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Disneyland Paris in Marne-la-Vallee, about 38 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

To find other places to visit and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planning tool.

Getting from Amsterdam to Paris by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trip