15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 1 night
2
Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
6
Paris, France
— 2 nights
7
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights

1
night
Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
On the 8th (Sun), take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Waterfall and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch.

Before you visit Lauterbrunnen, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Mumbai, India to Lauterbrunnen is an approximately 14-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Basel.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Staubbach Waterfall ©
Staubbach Waterfall

1
night
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.
On the 9th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Ermitage and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Ebenrain.

To see photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Basel itinerary website.

You can drive from Lauterbrunnen to Basel in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August in Basel, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Venice.

Things to do in Basel

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ermitage, Schloss Ebenrain
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Ebenrain ©
Schloss Ebenrain
Ermitage ©
Ermitage

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo. On the next day, explore the activities along Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, thenget to know the fascinating history of Campo della Salute, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice tour itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Basel to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Venice is somewhat warmer than Basel - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

1
night
Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Wallraf-Richartz Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Cologne tour itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Venice to Cologne in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Venice in August: high temperatures in Cologne hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig

2
nights
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.
On the 13th (Fri), walk around Leopold Park, steep yourself in history at Parc du Cinquantenaire, take an in-depth tour of Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), steep yourself in history at Grand Place, thenpause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels, thensee the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), thenexamine the collection at Atomium, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady of Laeken.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Brussels vacation planner.

You can drive from Cologne to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Brussels, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Royal Palace of Brussels ©
Royal Palace of Brussels

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally don't miss a visit to Champs-Elysees. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Paris vacation maker.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. When traveling from Brussels in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Paris, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 17th (Tue), admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, stroll around St. James's Park, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Clarence House, and finally don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Tower Bridge, thencontemplate the long history of Tower of London, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
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 19th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, thenstroll around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at English Reformed Church, get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Hofje Van Brienen, thenpause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, and finally contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam road trip website.

You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Amsterdam. In August, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

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