23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
2
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  6 h
3
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  7 h 45 min
7
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
Fly:  15 h
End: Toronto, Canada

2
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Jardin des Tuileries and Photography Tours. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, learn about all things military at The Army Museum, don't miss a visit to Le Trocadero et son esplanade, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online route planner.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Paris due to the time zone difference. In June in Paris, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

3
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Explore hidden gems such as Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez and Promenade du Paillon. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Antibes (Port Vauban & Plage de la Garoupe). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Promenade des Anglais, see the sky in a new way at Observatoire de la Cote d’Azur, get your game on at SENSAS Nice, and examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Nice trip tool.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Nice, with lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Zermatt.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Antibes
Highlights from your plan
SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais
Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez ©
Jardin du Monastere de Cimiez

2
nights
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Mon): enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, explore the activities along Riffelsee, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn. Keep things going the next day: take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, then glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse, and finally get great views at Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Zermatt trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Zermatt takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Limmat and Old Town. There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, appreciate the extensive heritage of Limmatquai, admire the natural beauty at Botanischer Garten, and examine the collection at FIFA World Football Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Zurich attractions app.

Drive from Zermatt to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Limmat ©
Limmat
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Niederdorf
Niederdorf

3
nights
Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Step off the beaten path and head to Galerija Mestrovic and Omis and Cetina River. Get out of town with these interesting Split side-trips: Omis (Omis Cetina Canyon & Starigrad Fortress). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Fruit's Square (Trg Brace Radic), examine the collection at Froggyland, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Split day trip planning website.

Getting from Zurich to Split by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, Split is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of 32°C and lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Tours Nature Parks

Side Trip

Omis
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic
Omis and Cetina River ©
Omis and Cetina River

3
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lopud Island and Minceta Fortress. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, enjoy the sand and surf at Sveti Jakov Beach, take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum, and stop by Clara Stones.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik journey maker.

Drive from Split to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. June in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Skopje.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Parks Historic Sites Nature
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lopud Island ©
Lopud Island
Minceta Fortress ©
Minceta Fortress

1
night
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
On the 20th (Sat), admire the architecture and history at Memorial House of Mother Teresa, do a tasting at Brzanov Winery, then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Panteleimon, and finally snap pictures at The Stone Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Savior Church, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mustafa Pasha Mosque, then explore the stunning scenery at Matka Canyon, and finally don't miss a visit to Founders of the Internal Macedonian Revolutionary Organization.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Skopje driving holiday planning tool.

Traveling by car from Dubrovnik to Skopje takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Dubrovnik in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Skopje, with lows of 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Ohrid.

Things to do in Skopje

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Church of St. Panteleimon ©
Church of St. Panteleimon
The Stone Bridge ©
The Stone Bridge
Mustafa Pasha Mosque ©
Mustafa Pasha Mosque

1
night
Ohrid, Republic of North Macedonia

Ohrid ©
Located on Lake Ohrid, the town of Ohrid earned the nickname Jerusalem of the Balkans because it was once home to 365 churches.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Mary Perybleptos, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Sophia, then examine the collection at National Workshop For Handmade Paper, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Jovan Kaneo.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Ohrid vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Skopje to Ohrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Skopje in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Ohrid: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Ohrid

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Holy Mary Perybleptos ©
Holy Mary Perybleptos
St. Jovan Kaneo ©
St. Jovan Kaneo
National Workshop For Handmade Paper ©
National Workshop For Handmade Paper

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