16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Manchester, United Kingdom
Fly:  4 h 45 min
1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Drive:  8 h 30 min
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 30 min
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
7
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
10
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 30 min
11
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Train:  8 h 15 min
End: Copenhagen, Denmark

1
night
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip maker website.

Manchester, UK to Copenhagen is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. When traveling from Manchester in December, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Copenhagen: temperatures range from 7°C by day to 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke) ©
Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke)
Our Saviour's Church ©
Our Saviour's Church
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek

1
night
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 4th (Sat): make a trip to Anne Frank House, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, and finally examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam route website.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

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 5th (Sun), examine the collection at MOOF Museum, steep yourself in history at Grand Place, thenexplore the world behind art at René Magritte Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

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

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. December in Brussels sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
René Magritte Museum ©
René Magritte Museum

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 6th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Saint John the Baptist, and finally steep yourself in history at Citadel of the Holy Spirit (Citadelle du St-Esprit).

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Luxembourg City holiday builder site.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Luxembourg City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. December in Luxembourg City sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), see the interesting displays at Zoological Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wasserkirche.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich travel route planner.

You can fly from Luxembourg City to Zurich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Zoological Museum ©
Zoological Museum
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Wasserkirche ©
Wasserkirche

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Sant'Eustorgio, thenexamine the collection at Gallerie d’Italia, thenadmire the masterpieces at Bagatti Valsecchi Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Villa Necchi Campiglio. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro, thenexamine the collection at Museo del Novecento, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa.

To see where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Milan online vacation builder.

Drive from Zurich to Milan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Vaduz.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie d’Italia ©
Gallerie d’Italia
Villa Necchi Campiglio ©
Villa Necchi Campiglio
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro

1
night
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
On the 10th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Das Walsermuseum, Triesenberg, see the interesting displays at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, thensee the interesting displays at Postal Museum, thenstop by Hoi Liechtenstein - Geschenke & Souvenir Boutique, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Florin.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Vaduz journey planner.

You can drive from Milan to Vaduz in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and tram. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Vaduz

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Das Walsermuseum, Triesenberg
Highlights from your plan
Postal Museum
Postal Museum
Cathedral of St. Florin ©
Cathedral of St. Florin
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein ©
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
On the 11th (Sat), examine the collection at Munich Residenz, thenexamine the collection at Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Schleissheim.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read our Munich trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Vaduz to Munich in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. December in Munich sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Oberschleissheim
Highlights from your plan
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim ©
Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim
Schloss Schleissheim ©
Schloss Schleissheim

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 12th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), thentake an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt.

Plan my trip to Salzburg with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 6°C, and evening lows to -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) ©
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus)

1
night
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 13th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thenexamine the collection at Czech Repubrick, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In December in Prague, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral ©
St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palace of Tears and Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial. Get some cultural insight at Gemaldegalerie and Stasi Museum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, engage your brain at German Museum of Technology, and examine the collection at Topography of Terror.

For where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip planner.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Gemaldegalerie ©
Gemaldegalerie
Palace of Tears ©
Palace of Tears

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