14 days in Europe Itinerary

14 days in Europe Itinerary

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
Drive
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Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Rust, Germany
— 1 night
Drive
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Colmar, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Schaffhausen, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive to Frankfurt am Main Airport, Fly to Porto Alegre

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

— 2 nights

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Get some historical perspective at Le Chemin de la Corniche and Cathedrale Notre-Dame. Bring the kids along to Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal) and Place Guillaume II. Change things up with these side-trips from Luxembourg City: Vianden Castle (in Vianden) and MNHM National Museum of Military History (in Diekirch). And it doesn't end there: explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock, admire the natural beauty at Jardin Des Papillons, explore the different monuments and memorials at Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, and enjoy some diversion at Kids Playground.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Luxembourg City route maker.

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Luxembourg City is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto Alegre to Luxembourg City is 4 hours. Traveling from Porto Alegre in September, expect Luxembourg City to be slightly colder, temps between 22°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Museums

Side Trips

Strasbourg, France

— 1 night

Crossroads of Europe

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. Strasbourg is one of the nine largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in the metropolitan area crossing the river to the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine River.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take a stroll through La Petite France, get engrossed in the history at Alsatian Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and finally see the interesting displays at Le Vaisseau.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Strasbourg trip website.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Strasbourg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Strasbourg sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Rust.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Rust, Germany

— 1 night
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): look for all kinds of wild species at Naturschutzgebiet Taubergiessen and then get in on the family fun at Europa-Park.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rust tour builder website.

Traveling by car from Strasbourg to Rust takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September in Rust, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can go by car to Colmar.

Things to do in Rust

Theme Parks · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trip

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Colmar, France

— 1 night

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): wander the streets of Little Venice, don't miss a visit to Old Town, and then admire the masterpieces at Musée d'Unterlinden.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Colmar trip builder app.

You can drive from Rust to Colmar in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Colmar can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Basel.

Things to do in Colmar

Neighborhoods · Museums

Basel, Switzerland

— 1 night
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
On the 9th (Mon), explore the world behind art at Fondation Beyeler, contemplate the long history of Basel Minster, then get to know the resident critters at Zoo Basel, and finally wander the streets of Basel's Old Town.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Basel visit app.

Getting from Colmar to Basel by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September in Basel, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Basel

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Interlaken, Switzerland

— 1 night
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then have some family-friendly fun at Adventure Park Seilpark Interlaken, then pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip planner.

Drive from Basel to Interlaken in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Basel in September, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Interlaken: temperatures range from 21°C by day to 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Interlaken

Fun & Games · Outdoors · Tours · Adventure

Lucerne, Switzerland

— 1 night
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, pause for some photo ops at Lion Monument, and then identify plant and animal life at Biosphaere Entlebuch.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne journey planner.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Lucerne takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Lucerne sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can go by car to Schaffhausen.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Childrens Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Schaffhausen, Switzerland

— 2 nights
The Canton of Schaffhausen is a canton of Switzerland. On the 12th (Thu), take a stroll through Altstadt Schaffhausen, then see the interesting displays at Museum zu Allerheiligen, and then step into the grandiose world of Munot. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Naturschutzzentrum Neeracherried and then engage your brain at Swiss Science Center Technorama.

For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Schaffhausen attractions planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Schaffhausen in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. September in Schaffhausen sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Schaffhausen

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Heidelberg, Germany

— 1 night

City of Romanticism

A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
On the 14th (Sat), admire the striking features of Speyer Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Heidelberg, then snap pictures at Old Bridge (Karl Theodor Bridge), and finally wander the streets of Altstadt (Old Town).

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Heidelberg tour planning site.

Getting from Schaffhausen to Heidelberg by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Heidelberg are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Canton of Schaffhausen travel guide

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Waterfalls · Castles · Theme Parks
A land of rolling hills and abundant vineyards, Canton of Schaffhausen is the furthest north in the country. The region is home to the old town of Schaffhausen, with its Baroque houses and oriel windows, as well as 11th-century Romanesque monasteries, museums, and the largest waterfall in Europe. Sightseeing spots includes 35 attractions deemed Swiss heritage sites. Visitors here can enjoy the medieval atmosphere, expansive countryside, and local Riesling wine.