21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

21 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Turku, Finland
— 1 night
Fly:  8​h
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 5 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
4
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
7
Lenk im Simmental, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  14​h 15​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

3
nights
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.
For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Helsinki trip maker .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Helsinki is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. Traveling from Dubai to Helsinki, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Helsinki is cooler than Dubai - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. You will leave for Turku on the 26th (Thu).

Things to do in Helsinki

Tours Outdoors Museums

1
night
Turku, Finland

Turku
Sitting at the mouth of the Aura River, Turku is one of Finland's quaintest and most historically rich towns.
To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Turku trip planner .

Traveling by car from Helsinki to Turku takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Turku can reach 1°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. On the 27th (Fri), you'll travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Turku

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

5
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, walk around Vondelpark, and get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum.

Plan a trip to Amsterdam easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Turku to Amsterdam. The time zone difference when traveling from Turku to Amsterdam is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Turku in December, expect Amsterdam to be somewhat warmer, temps between 9°C and 3°C. You'll set off for Berlin on the 1st (Wed).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Parks
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin, then don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, and then admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building. On the next day, get the lay of the land with Walking tours and then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin online tour planner .

Fly from Amsterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

2
nights
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.
Munich is known for museums, nature, nightlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and examine the collection at BMW Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Munich trip itinerary tool .

You can fly from Berlin to Munich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -3°C. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, and then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich online tour planner .

Getting from Munich to Zurich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in January, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Lenk im Simmental.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Spas

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge

3
nights
Lenk im Simmental, Switzerland

Lenk im Simmental ©
Themed trails make vacations in Lenk im Simmental popular with winter sports lovers.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): hit the slopes at Skigebiet Betelberg and then see the interesting displays at HR Giger Museum. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: let little ones run wild at Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Skigebiet Metsch.

To find ratings, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lenk im Simmental itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lenk im Simmental takes 3 hours. Traveling from Zurich in January, expect Lenk im Simmental to be little chillier, temps between 1°C and -5°C. On the 11th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lenk im Simmental

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Museum HR Giger
Highlights from your plan
Museum HR Giger ©
Museum HR Giger
Lenk-Simmental Tourismus AG ©
Lenk-Simmental Tourismus AG

Similar Plans

22 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 30 days in Finland BY A USER FROM ESTONIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Finland BY A USER FROM BRAZIL July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 12 days in Finland BY A USER FROM PORTUGAL July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA April, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 33 days in Finland BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM COSTA RICA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 18 days in Finland, Tallinn & Stockholm BY A USER FROM QATAR July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 9 days in Finland BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 5 days in Finland BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans