15 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

15 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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Fly to Paris CDG, Train to Brussels
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly
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Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly
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Fortaleza, Brazil
— 2 nights

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Brussels, Belgium

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, contemplate the long history of Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally admire the striking features of Guild Houses. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Kazerne Dossin, see the interesting displays at Atomium, and then take a peaceful walk through Sonian Forest.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Brussels online tour planner.

Fortaleza, Brazil to Brussels is an approximately 14.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Fortaleza in August: highs in Brussels hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Tours

Side Trip

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 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.
On the 21st (Wed), explore the activities along Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then take a stroll through The Jordaan. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to The Amstel, then examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, and then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour.

To see where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam journey website.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Nature · Parks · Museums · Tours

London, United Kingdom

— 3 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then take a stroll through Primrose Hill, and then wander the streets of Westminster. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through South Bank, then visit Greenwich, and then pause for some photo ops at Bomber Command Memorial.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London vacation website.

You can fly from Amsterdam to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Neighborhoods · Tours · Historic Sites · Nightlife

Paris, France

— 2 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 the city and head to Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. For shopping fun, head to Le Marais or Champs-Elysees. Change things up with a short trip to Parc des Felins in Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux (about 54 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Latin Quarter, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, get to know the resident critters at Jardin des Plantes, and visit 1st Arrondissement.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Paris online journey planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. August in Paris sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Paris

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Frankfurt, Germany

— 2 nights

Mainhattan

A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
On the 28th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), then take in the views from Iron Bridge, then explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Romer. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get great views at Main Tower, shop like a local with Goethestrasse, then get a new perspective on nature at Senckenberg Natural History Museum (Naturmuseum Senckenberg), and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Palmengarten.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Frankfurt online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Frankfurt takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fortaleza.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping

Fortaleza, Brazil

— 2 nights

Brazilian Miami

They don't call Fortaleza "Brazilian Miami" for nothing.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Praia das Fontes and Metropolitana Cathedral. Shop till you drop at RioMar Fortaleza and Shopping Iguatemi Fortaleza. Take a break from Fortaleza with a short trip to Porto das Dunas Beach in Aquiraz, about 44 minutes away. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Iracema Beach, make a trip to Praca Luiza Tavora, catch a live event at Arena Castelao, and stroll through Meireles Beach.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Fortaleza trip planner.

You can fly from Frankfurt to Fortaleza in 15.5 hours. You'll gain 4 hours traveling from Frankfurt to Fortaleza due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Frankfurt in August, with highs in Fortaleza at 34°C and lows at 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Fortaleza

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips