15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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15 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
1
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
4
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
5
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  30​min
6
Marne-la-Vallee, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  10​h
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  6​h 15​min
8
Cartagena, Spain
— 3 nights
Drive:  10​h
End: Lisbon, Portugal

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

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 27th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Portuguese Synagogue, admire the striking features of Leprozenpoort, then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, and finally wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To see maps, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam holiday planning tool .

If you are flying in from Portugal, the closest major airports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
night
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sint-Walburgakerk, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bruges online vacation planner .

You can drive from Amsterdam to Bruges in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries Museums
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

1
night
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 31st (Wed), don't miss a visit to Atomium, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Train World, then admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, and then don't miss a visit to Place St. Gery.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Brussels day trip site .

Take a train from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): trek along Parcs de la Petrusse, then Head underground at Petrusse Casemates, then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Casemates du Bock. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Vianden and then step into the grandiose world of Bourscheid Castle.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Luxembourg City trip planner .

Getting from Brussels to Luxembourg City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chateau de Vianden, Bourscheid Castle
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Vianden ©
Chateau de Vianden
Bourscheid Castle ©
Bourscheid Castle

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, then explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through Montmartre, then explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemiterio de Pere-Lachaise.

To see photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Luxembourg City to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Marne-la-Vallee.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

2
nights
Marne-la-Vallee, France

Marne-la-Vallee ©
As a "new town" best known for its Euro Disney Park and resorts, Marne-la-Vallée is a modern family resort town.
Disneyland Paris has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): discover the magic at Disneyland Paris.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Marne-la-Vallee trip itinerary planner .

Marne-la-Vallee is just a stone's throw from Paris. In August, daytime highs in Marne-la-Vallee are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. You will leave for Nice on the 6th (Tue).

Things to do in Marne-la-Vallee

Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 5th (Mon), wander the streets of El Born, wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, take in the spiritual surroundings of Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, then pause for some serene contemplation at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, and finally pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera and then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner .

Do a combination of train and flight from Marne-la-Vallee to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Marne-la-Vallee in August, with highs in Barcelona at 33°C and lows at 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

3
nights
Cartagena, Spain

Cartagena ©
Start off your visit on the 14th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Conception Castle and then kick back and relax at Playa de Calblanque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): take a stroll through Calle Mayor, then examine the collection at Castillo de Fajardo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playas de La Azohia.

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You can drive from Benidorm to Cartagena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of tram and train. August in Cartagena sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Cartagena

Outdoors Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Playas de La Azohia ©
Playas de La Azohia
Castillo de la Concepcion ©
Castillo de la Concepcion
Castillo de Fajardo ©
Castillo de Fajardo

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