17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Salt Lake City, United States
Fly:  14​h
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
2
Vik, Iceland
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  10​h 45​min
3
Oslo, Norway
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
8
York, United Kingdom
— 1 day
train:  2​h 45​min
9
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Salt Lake City, United States

3
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
You've added Stefan B Chocolatier, Happyworld, Touris, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik road trip planning website .

Salt Lake City, USA to Reykjavik is an approximately 14-hour flight. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Salt Lake City to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Salt Lake City in September, plan for colder days and slightly colder nights in Reykjavik: temperatures range from 52°F by day to 43°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Vik.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Wildlife Tours Outdoors

Side Trips

Strokkur, Thermal Spas
Highlights from your plan
Touris ©
Touris
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas

1
night
Vik, Iceland

Vik ©
Iceland's southernmost village, Vik, sports some of the country's wildest and most dramatic coastline.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Black Sand Beach. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Skogar Museum and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Black Sand Beach.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Vik online road trip planner .

Getting from Reykjavik to Vik by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Vik can reach 50°F, while at night they dip to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Vik

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Skogar Museum
Highlights from your plan
Black Sand Beach ©
Black Sand Beach
Skogar Museum ©
Skogar Museum

1
night
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
You've added Det Kongelige Slott, Karl Johans gate, The Nobel Peace Center, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 16th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oslo Cathedral (Oslo Domkirke), then step into the grandiose world of Det Kongelige Slott, then examine the collection at The Nobel Peace Center, and finally wander the streets of Karl Johans gate. Here are some ideas for day two: get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, and then step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Oslo trip planner .

Getting from Vik to Oslo by combination of bus and flight takes about 11 hours. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Vik in September, expect nights in Oslo to be about the same, around 44°F, while days are somewhat warmer, around 61°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Oslo

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

1
night
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Drottningholm Palace, Vasa Museum, Stockholm Old Town, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Stockholm Old Town, step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, brush up on your military savvy at Royal Armory, then see a show at Drottningholm Palace, and finally get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 63°F, while at night they dip to 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

1
night
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Helsinki day trip planner .

Fly from Stockholm to Helsinki in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Stockholm to Helsinki due to the time zone difference. In September in Helsinki, expect temperatures between 61°F during the day and 45°F at night. You'll set off for Copenhagen on the 19th (Thu).

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours Outdoors Museums

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Museum of Denmark, Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle. On the 19th (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, then take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn, and then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen trip itinerary planning tool .

You can fly from Helsinki to Copenhagen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Helsinki to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Helsinki in September since evenings lows in Copenhagen dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Piccadilly Circus, Houses of Parliament, St. Paul's Cathedral, and other attractions you added. Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): wander the streets of Piccadilly Circus, then admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, then admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Hampstead. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sat): get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, then step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our London online vacation maker .

You can fly from Copenhagen to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to London due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in London can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

1
day
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The York Dungeon, York City Church, York City Walls, and other attractions you added. On the 22nd (Sun), examine the collection at York Castle Museum, then have some family-friendly fun at The York Dungeon, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at York City Church, and finally take in the pleasant sights at York City Walls.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our York driving holiday planning site .

Getting from London to York by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in York are 64°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
The York Dungeon ©
The York Dungeon
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum
York City Walls ©
York City Walls

1
night
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. On the 23rd (Mon), step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, then get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, and then wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town.

To find photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, Grafton Street, Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and other attractions you added. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology and Science Gallery Dublin. There's more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Temple Bar Gallery and Studios and sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

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Getting from Edinburgh to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September in Dublin, expect temperatures between 62°F during the day and 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Dublin Castle ©
Dublin Castle
Saint Patrick's Cathedral ©
Saint Patrick's Cathedral

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