24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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24 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Cambridge, United Kingdom
Drive:  7​h
1
Arras, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Reims, France
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
3
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
4
Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
5
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
6
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
7
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Augsburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Rothenburg, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Trier, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h 30​min
11
Hoek van Holland, Holland
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h 45​min
End: Cambridge, United Kingdom


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1
night
Arras, France

Arras ©
Arras is just small enough for you to enjoy over a leisurely walk along the two great squares providing a splendid collection of 155 unique façades of Flemish baroque architecture, with stop at the many bars and cafés along the way for refreshments.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): brush up on your military savvy at Carriere Wellington.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Arras road trip planning tool .

Cambridge, UK to Arras is an approximately 4.5-hour car ride. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. July in Arras sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to drive to Reims.

Things to do in Arras

Museums
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Carriere Wellington ©
Carriere Wellington

1
night
Reims, France

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Place Drouet-d'Erlon, then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts, then do a tasting at Champagne Taittinger, and then do a tasting at Champagnes Pommery.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Reims holiday website .

Traveling by car from Arras to Reims takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Arras in July: highs in Reims hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Freiburg im Breisgau.

Things to do in Reims

Tours Wineries Historic Sites
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims
Musee des Beaux-Arts ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts

2
nights
Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany

Freiburg im Breisgau ©
In the heart of a major wine-producing region, Freiburg im Breisgau serves as the primary entry point for tours into the scenic Black Forest mountain range.
On the 21st (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Freiburger Münster, then explore the activities along Bachle, and then get in on the family fun at Europa-Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Titisee, take in the awesome beauty at Schlossberg, admire the masterpieces at Augustinermuseum, then browse for treasures at Buchhandlung zum Wetzstein, and finally don't miss a visit to Munsterplatz.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Freiburg im Breisgau trip itinerary planning site .

You can drive from Reims to Freiburg im Breisgau in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. In July, daytime highs in Freiburg im Breisgau are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Freiburg im Breisgau

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Lake Titisee, Europa-Park
Highlights from your plan
Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Lake Titisee ©
Lake Titisee
Bachle ©
Bachle

3
nights
Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
Lauterbrunnen is known for nature, adventure, outdoors, historic sites, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, hike along Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, take in nature's colorful creations at Schynige Platte, and take in the dramatic scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Lauterbrunnen online journey planner .

You can drive from Freiburg im Breisgau to Lauterbrunnen in 3 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Vaduz.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Schynige Platte, Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

2
nights
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
Vaduz is known for historic sites, museums, wineries, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Vaduz Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St. Florin, enjoy some diversion at Minigolf-Sportanlage Schaan/Vaduz, and make a trip to Liechtenstein Center.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Vaduz trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lauterbrunnen to Vaduz takes 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can travel to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Vaduz

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malbun, Lama- & Alpakahof Triesenberg
Highlights from your plan
Postal Museum
Postal Museum
Lama- & Alpakahof Triesenberg ©
Lama- & Alpakahof Triesenberg
Ski Resort Malbun ©
Ski Resort Malbun

4
nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Garmisch-Partenkirchen is known for nature, wildlife, winter sports, outdoors, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: hike along Hollentalklamm, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Staffelsee, identify plant and animal life at Partnachklamm, and take in the dramatic natural features at Iron Bridge Partnachklamm.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Garmisch-Partenkirchen online trip builder .

You can drive from Vaduz to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 3 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Garmisch-Partenkirchen can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Hollentalklamm, Schloss Linderhof
Highlights from your plan
Hollentalklamm ©
Hollentalklamm
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze
Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salzburg: Eisriesenwelt (in Werfen) and Hexenwasser (in Soll). And it doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, and steep yourself in history at Mozarts Geburtshaus.

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

You can drive from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Salzburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In August in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Augsburg.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Hexenwasser, Eisriesenwelt
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Eisriesenwelt ©
Eisriesenwelt

1
night
Augsburg, Germany

Augsburg ©
Easily and quickly accessible from anywhere in the country, Augsburg is packed with historical attractions and intersected by quaint cobbled streets.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Tue): make a trip to Fuggerei, ponder the world of politics at Augsburg Town Hall, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Maria (Dom St. Maria), don't miss a visit to Perlach Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Ulrich and St. Afra, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Botanischer Garten.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Augsburg trip planner .

Getting from Salzburg to Augsburg by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rothenburg.

Things to do in Augsburg

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Botanischer Garten ©
Botanischer Garten
Augsburg Town Hall ©
Augsburg Town Hall

2
nights
Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
Change things up with these side-trips from Rothenburg: Flussbad Hainbadestelle (in Bamberg), Raubtier- und Exotenasyl Ansbach (in Ansbach) and Mineralfreibad Oberes Bottwartal (in Beilstein). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Altstadt, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, take in nature's colorful creations at Klostergarten, and step into the grandiose world of Würzburg Residence.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rothenburg road trip planner.

You can drive from Augsburg to Rothenburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Trier.

Things to do in Rothenburg

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Raubtier- und Exotenasyl Ansbach, Flussbad Hainbadestelle, Mineralfreibad Oberes Bottwartal, Würzburg Residence
Highlights from your plan
Altstadt ©
Altstadt
Mineralfreibad Oberes Bottwartal ©
Mineralfreibad Oberes Bottwartal
Flussbad Hainbadestelle ©
Flussbad Hainbadestelle

2
nights
Trier, Germany

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum), explore the ancient world of Porta Nigra, then don't miss a visit to Kaiserthermen, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the ancient world of Amphitheater, then admire the striking features of Konstantinbasilika, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liebfrauenkirche, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Petrisberg.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Trier trip maker site .

You can drive from Rothenburg to Trier in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and shuttle. In August in Trier, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Hoek van Holland.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
Petrisberg ©
Petrisberg
Porta Nigra ©
Porta Nigra

1
night
Hoek van Holland, Holland

Hoek van Holland
The Hook of Holland is a town in the southwestern corner of Holland (hence the name; hoek means "corner"), at the mouth of the New Waterway shipping canal into the North Sea. For reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hoek van Holland online trip itinerary maker .

You can drive from Trier to Hoek van Holland in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. You'll set off for home on the 10th (Mon).

Things to do in Hoek van Holland

Outdoors Museums Tours

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