22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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22 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Chihuahua, Mexico
Fly:  19​h 15​min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + train + Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
train:  2​h
5
Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 day
Drive:  3​h 15​min
6
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
bus:  4​h 45​min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Dresden, Germany
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
9
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
10
Hamburg, Germany
— 1 night
+2
train + tram + Fly:  4​h
11
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  20​h 15​min
End: Chihuahua, Mexico

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: savor the flavors at Coca-Cola London Eye, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, admire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, and admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read London road trip website .

Chihuahua, Mexico to London is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Traveling from Chihuahua in April, you will find days in London are cooler (15°C), and nights are a bit cooler (5°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Bruges.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

2
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the Holy Blood, enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and finally make a trip to The Markt. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the exhibits of Gravensteen, then contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

For ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Bruges trip website .

Traveling by car from London to Bruges takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Bruges. In April, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Gravensteen
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Grand Place, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, explore the galleries of Atomium, and step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace of Brussels.

For maps and other tourist information, read Brussels trip planner .

You can take a train from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Brussels are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Cologne.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

1
night
Cologne, Germany

Cologne
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
For ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Cologne road trip planning tool .

Getting from Brussels to Cologne by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. April in Cologne sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. On the 10th (Fri), you're off toHeidelberg.

Things to do in Cologne

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums

1
day
Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Altstadt (Old Town), contemplate the long history of Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke), trek along Philosophers' Way (Philosophenweg), then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Heidelberg, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Elizabeth Gate.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Heidelberg online trip itinerary maker .

Take a train from Cologne to Heidelberg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Outdoors Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Altstadt (Old Town) ©
Altstadt (Old Town)
Philosophers' Way (Philosophenweg) ©

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.
Zugspitze has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): take in the awesome beauty at Zugspitze, then enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche, then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and finally walk around English Garden. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Marienplatz and then engage your brain at Deutsches Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Munich online tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by car from Freiburg im Breisgau to Munich takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and flight. In April in Munich, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Dresden.

Things to do in Munich

Nature Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zugspitze
Highlights from your plan
English Garden ©
English Garden
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Petřín, then make a trip to StaromEstske namEsti, then don't miss a visit to Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Munich to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April in Prague, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Bruhl's Terrace. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frauenkirche, then contemplate the long history of The Dresden Zwinger, and then see the interesting displays at Neues Grünes Gewölbe.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Dresden route app .

You can drive from Prague to Dresden in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Thu) to allow time for the train ride to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Bebelplatz and then appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then make a trip to Reichstag Building, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at AquaDom & SEA LIFE Berlin.

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin trip website .

Getting from Dresden to Berlin by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can take a train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Tours Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

1
night
Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Hamburg trip planner.

You can take a train from Berlin to Hamburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Alter Elbtunnel ©
Alter Elbtunnel

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, then stroll around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, then make a trip to Anne Frank House, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

Find out how to plan Amsterdam trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Hamburg to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Breweries & Distilleries Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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