24 days in Western Europe & Central Europe Itinerary

24 days in Western Europe & Central Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
5
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
6
Paris, France
— 4 nights
7
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
8
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, steep yourself in history at Belvedere Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Karlskirche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, thenget to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Cafe Gloriette.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Vienna sightseeing planner.

New Delhi, India to Vienna is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Vienna, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from New Delhi in December, plan for colder days in Vienna, with highs around °C, while nights are little chillier with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo

3
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prague: Karlstejn Castle (in Karlstejn) and Pilsner Urquell Brewery (in Pilsen). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, have fun at Outback Prague Shooting Range, have some family-friendly fun at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park, and stroll around Vyšehradské sady.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague holiday maker site.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Fun & Games Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Karlstejn Castle, Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Highlights from your plan
Outback Prague Shooting Range ©
Outback Prague Shooting Range
Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument ©
Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument
Dancing House ©
Dancing House

2
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.
On the 17th (Tue), see where the action happens at Alte Forsterei, explore the historical opulence of Schloss Pfaueninsel, thenexplore the galleries of Haus der Wannsee-Konferenz, and finally walk around Botanical Garden and Botanical Museum Berlin-Dahlem.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Berlin tour builder.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Alte Forsterei ©
Alte Forsterei
Schloss Pfaueninsel ©
Schloss Pfaueninsel

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: Slot Loevestein (in Poederoijen) and Dordrecht (Grote Kerk, Huis Van Gijn, &more).

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planner.

Fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Dordrecht, Slot Loevestein
Highlights from your plan
Dordrechts Museum ©
Dordrechts Museum
Huis Van Gijn ©
Huis Van Gijn
Stadhuis Van Dordrecht ©
Stadhuis Van Dordrecht

3
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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Three Angels by Vintage Charm (in Hove), Brighton (Brighton Beach, Royal Pavilion, &more) and Shoreham-by-Sea (Shoreham Harbour Lifeboat Station & Shoreham Tollbridge).

To find reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our London online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December in London, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Shopping Outdoors Theme Parks

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Shoreham-by-Sea
Highlights from your plan
Gustamps ©
Gustamps
Royal Pavilion ©
Royal Pavilion
North Laine ©
North Laine

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Versailles (The Hall of Mirrors, Palace of Versailles, &more), Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte (in Maincy) and Chartres Cathedral (in Chartres). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Fontainebleau, stroll around Parc Montsouris, make a trip to Cite Florale, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame-de-Chine.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Paris tour planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Interlaken.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Versailles, Mosquee Al Salam de Dammarie-les-Lys, Chateau de Fontainebleau, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Chartres Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Royal Chapel ©
The Royal Chapel
Grand Canal ©
Grand Canal

2
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.
On the 29th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, stop by Buchhandlung Boedeli, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Schlosskirche. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Grindelwald-First and then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier.

To see reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Interlaken road trip app.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Interlaken in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Paris in December, with highs in Interlaken at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Interlaken

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-First
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Grindelwald-First ©
Grindelwald-First

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 31st (Tue), take in the views from Chapel Bridge, thenexplore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then take an unorthodox tour of Nerves. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche Enge and then take in the awesome beauty at Uetliberg Mountain.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich day trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. When traveling from Interlaken in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zurich, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. On the 1st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chapel Bridge
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Uetliberg Mountain ©
Uetliberg Mountain

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