21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
2
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Shuttle:  9 h 45 min
3
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
6
Strasbourg, France
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 45 min
7
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  12 h 30 min
End: New Delhi, India

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, see the interesting displays at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum, and then wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse. On your second day here, stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and then wander the streets of Old Town.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Zurich road trip website.

New Delhi, India to Zurich is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from New Delhi in May, things will get colder in Zurich: highs are around 21°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town

3
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Step out of the city life by going to Jungfraujoch and Heimwehfluh. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Galerie Wydi and Schlosskirche. There's lots more to do: fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, look for all kinds of wild species at Maennlichen, and stop by Buchhandlung Boedeli.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Interlaken visit planner.

You can drive from Zurich to Interlaken in 2 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Maennlichen, Jungfraujoch
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Parasailing & Paragliding
Maennlichen ©
Maennlichen

1
night
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Alhambra, then look for gifts at Tienda Souvenirs La Alborea, then admire the natural beauty at Generalife, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Milenium Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by Albayzin and then steep yourself in history at Mirador de San Nicolas.

To see maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Granada travel route builder app.

Do a combination of train, flight, and shuttle from Interlaken to Granada in 10 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Interlaken in May; daily highs in Granada reach 29°C and lows reach 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get outdoors at Fishing Charters & Tours and Playa de La Barceloneta. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at La Boqueria and MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, visit El Barri Gòtic, and walk around Parc Guell.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary maker tool.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Granada to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Granada in May: highs in Barcelona hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

3
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Get some historical perspective at Arc de Triomphe and The Paris Catacombs. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, explore the activities along Seine River, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees.

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Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In May, Paris is a bit cooler than Barcelona - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
On the 29th (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Alsatian Museum, take a stroll through La Petite France, then view the masterpieces at Galerie Pascale Froessel, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at La Volerie des aigles. On the next day, examine the collection at Palais de Rohan, don't miss a visit to Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg, and then look for gifts at Mon Oncle Malker de Munster.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Strasbourg travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Paris to Strasbourg by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

La Volerie des aigles
Highlights from your plan
Palais de Rohan ©
Palais de Rohan
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg ©
Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg
La Volerie des aigles
La Volerie des aigles

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of St. Virgil, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally get outside with Donauinsel. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Stephansplatz, then hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and then contemplate the long history of Belvedere Palace.

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Do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight from Strasbourg to Vienna in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, then explore the world behind art at Illusion Art Museum Prague - IAM Prague, and finally see the interesting displays at Powder Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. George's Basilica, then get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, and then view the masterpieces at DOX Centre for Contemporary Art.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Prague online tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Vienna in June, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Prague: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

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