15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Echternach, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Verdun, France
— 1 night
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Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
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Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 night
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Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights

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Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): explore the activities along Klingnauer Stausee. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): take some stellar pictures from Pfalz, contemplate the long history of Basel Minster, then have some family-friendly fun at The Factory Escape Game, and finally walk around Wenken Park.

To see maps and more tourist information, use the Basel holiday app.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Basel is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Copenhagen in June, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Basel: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Basel

Parks · Nature · Fun & Games · Wildlife

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Klingnauer Stausee
4.8
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Historic Site
Basel Minster
4.6
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Entertainment Center
The Factory Escape Game
4.9

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): wander the streets of Old Town, admire the striking features of Fraumünster Church, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Basel to Zurich takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Zurich sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Echternach.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches
Highlights from your trip
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Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Neighborhood
Old Town
4.6

1
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Echternach, Luxembourg

Echternach ©
Echternach is a commune with town status in the canton of Echternach, which is part of the district of Grevenmacher, in eastern Luxembourg. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): explore the ancient world of Beaufort Castles, then explore the galleries of MNHM National Museum of Military History, and then hike along Mullerthal Trail.

Make your Echternach itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Zurich to Echternach in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Verdun.

Things to do in Echternach

Trails · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Hiking Trail
Mullerthal Trail
4.8

1
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Verdun, France

Verdun
The River Meuse runs through Verdun forming several canals throughout the valley, surrounded by hills with historical fortresses, battlefields, and underground barracks, as well as a healthy beer brewing culture.
For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Verdun trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Echternach to Verdun takes 2 hours. While traveling from Echternach, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Verdun, ranging from highs of 32°C to lows of 17°C. On the 5th (Sun), you're off to Munich.

Things to do in Verdun

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Fun & Games

3
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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

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: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, take in nature's colorful creations at English Garden, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, and admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Munich trip itinerary planning site.

Drive from Verdun to Munich in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. In July in Munich, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can go by car to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Marienplatz
4.7
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Water Body
English Garden
4.7
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5

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Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©

Medieval Heart of Germany

An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
On the 9th (Thu), get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, stop by Ekuko's Wine & Gift Shop, take a stroll through Altstadt, then see the interesting displays at Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), and finally don't miss a visit to Das Plonlein.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Rothenburg trip planner.

You can drive from Munich to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Rothenburg, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Altstadt
4.9
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Historic Site
Town Walls
4.8

2
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
On the 10th (Fri), catch all the local highlights with Sightseeing Tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt, and then examine the collection at Miniatur Wunderland. On the next day, walk around Planten un Blomen and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Tierpark Hagenbeck.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Hamburg travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Rothenburg to Hamburg by combination of taxi and train takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Walking tours
4.9
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Specialty Museum
Miniatur Wunderland
4.8

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get in on the family fun at Tivoli Gardens, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, and take a stroll through Nyhavn.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Copenhagen online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Hamburg to Copenhagen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Tivoli Gardens
4.2
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Must see
Nyhavn
4.5

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