16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Stuttgart, Germany
— 2 nights
2
Rust, Germany
— 3 nights
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
4
Randa, Switzerland
— 1 night
5
Chamonix, France
— 3 nights
6
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights

2
nights
Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Bring the kids along to Mercedes-Benz Museum and Schloss Heidelberg. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Stuttgart: LEGOLAND Deutschland (in Gunzburg) and Rothenburg (Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum) & Altstadt). There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Fernsehturm Stuttgart, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten, and see the interesting displays at Porsche Museum.

To see photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Stuttgart trip planner.

Bucharest, Romania to Stuttgart is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Bucharest to Stuttgart, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bucharest in July, expect nights in Stuttgart to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rust.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Rothenburg, LEGOLAND Deutschland, Schloss Heidelberg
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Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
LEGOLAND Deutschland ©
LEGOLAND Deutschland
Fernsehturm Stuttgart ©
Fernsehturm Stuttgart

3
nights
Rust, Germany

Rust ©
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): walk around Lichtentaler Allee and then find something for the whole family at Europa-Park. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Freiburger Münster, thenindulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and then don't miss a visit to MerkurBergbahn.

To find maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Rust trip planner.

Traveling by car from Stuttgart to Rust takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Rust are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Rust

Theme Parks Spas Parks

Side Trips

Baden-Baden, Freiburger Münster
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Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Freiburger Münster ©
Freiburger Münster
MerkurBergbahn ©
MerkurBergbahn

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Lake Zurich and Zoo Zurich. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zurich: Hofkirche (in Lucerne) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). The adventure continues: cool off at Swimming Pools Unter Letten and enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Rust to Zurich in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In July in Zurich, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Randa.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Zoo Zurich ©
Zoo Zurich
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich

1
night
Randa, Switzerland

Randa ©
Randa is a municipality in the district of Visp in the canton of Valais in Switzerland. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): snap pictures at Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Randa trip itinerary site.

You can drive from Zurich to Randa in 4 hours. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Chamonix.
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Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge ©
Charles Kuonen Suspension Bridge

3
nights
Chamonix, France

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Aiguille du Midi and Parc de Merlet. There's lots more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, hit the slopes at Domaine des Planards, take in the awesome beauty at Tunnel du Mont-Blanc, and stroll through Vallee Blanche.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Chamonix trip planning website.

You can drive from Randa to Chamonix in 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors Parks Nature
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Parc de Merlet ©
Parc de Merlet
Aiguille du Midi ©
Aiguille du Midi

3
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Duomo di Milano and Castello Sforzesco. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Gardaland Park (in Castelnuovo del Garda) and Arena di Verona (in Verona). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner.

Traveling by car from Chamonix to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Gardaland Park, Arena di Verona
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Gardaland Park ©
Gardaland Park
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

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