25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
1
Hamburg, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly
2
Basel, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Train
3
Dijon, France
— 2 nights
Drive
4
Lyon, France
— 3 nights
Fly
5
Lloret de Mar, Spain
— 3 nights
Bus
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Train
7
Segovia, Spain
— 3 nights
Train
8
Salamanca, Spain
— 3 nights
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3
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Gateway to the World

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.
Appreciate the collections at Miniatur Wunderland and Kunsthalle Hamburg. Speicherstadt and St. Peter's Cathedral (St. Petri Dom) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Hamburg: Schlosskirche (in Varel), The Wadden Sea, Germany (in Norden) and Storchenpflegestation Wesermarsch (in Berne). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Boberger Duenen, get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, and go all around town with City Tours.

For more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Hamburg trip itinerary planning website.

Copenhagen, Denmark to Hamburg is an approximately 3-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. March in Hamburg sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Basel.

Things to do in Hamburg

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Kunsthalle Hamburg ©
Art Museum
Kunsthalle Hamburg
4.4
Speicherstadt ©
Historic Walking Area
Speicherstadt
4.7

2
nights
Basel, Switzerland

Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): examine the collection at Pharmaziemuseum Universitat Basel, see the interesting displays at HoosesaggMuseeum, then examine the collection at Basel Historical Museum – Museum of Music, then see the interesting displays at Basel Paper Mill Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Antikenmuseum Basel. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see some colorful creatures with Dive-Store.ch, then examine the collection at Spielzeugmuseum Riehen, and then explore the world behind art at Fondation Beyeler.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Basel online holiday planner.

Getting from Hamburg to Basel by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. While traveling from Hamburg, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Basel, ranging from highs of 13°C to lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Dijon.

Things to do in Basel

Museums · Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Spielzeugmuseum Riehen ©
Specialty Museum
Spielzeugmuseum Riehen
4.6
Fondation Beyeler ©
Art Museum
Fondation Beyeler
4.3
Basel Paper Mill Museum ©
Specialty Museum
Basel Paper Mill Museum
4.7

2
nights
Dijon, France

Gateway to Burgundy

Perhaps best known for its locally produced mustard, Dijon also makes a wonderfully flavorful crème de cassis, or blackcurrant liqueur, and boasts excellent examples of regional architecture with polychrome roofs made of tiles in terracotta, green, yellow, and black placed in geometric patterns.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): examine the collection at Musee Magnin, explore the world behind art at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Dijon, then admire the masterpieces at Musee de Nuits Saint-Georges, then take an in-depth tour of Musee de la Vie Bourguignonne, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Benigne de Dijon. On the next day, do a tasting at La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, see the interesting displays at Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu, then take in the exciting artwork at Galeries Bartoux Beaune, and finally learn more about the world around you at Museum d'Histoire Naturelle.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dijon holiday builder tool.

Traveling by train from Basel to Dijon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Dijon, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Lyon.

Things to do in Dijon

Museums · Wineries · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Musee Magnin ©
Specialty Museum
Musee Magnin
4.2

3
nights
Lyon, France

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Musee Dauphinois and Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Fourviere Hill. Venture out of the city with trips to Grenoble (Musee de Grenoble & Musee de la Resistance et de la Deportation de l'Isere), Les Grottes de La Balme (in La Balme-les-Grottes) and Resonance Canyon (in Saint-Baudille-de-la-Tour). There's more to do: take in the exciting artwork at Galerie Estades Lyon.

For reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Lyon day trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Dijon to Lyon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel to Lloret de Mar.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Musee Dauphinois ©
History Museum
Musee Dauphinois
4.6
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
World heritage site
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
4.7
Fourviere Hill ©
Historic Walking Area
Fourviere Hill
4.8

3
nights
Lloret de Mar, Spain

Lloret de Mar is a Mediterranean coastal town in Catalonia, Spain. Do some cultural sightseeing at Masia de Can Saragossa and Santuario del Far. You'll explore and learn at Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI and Museu del Mar - Can Garriga. Get out of town with these interesting Lloret de Mar side-trips: Fundacio Mona, Centre de Recuperacio de Primats (in Riudellots de la Selva), Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro) and Girona Explorers (in Girona). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Mirador del area recreativa de Xenacs, get interesting insight from Tours, and admire the sheer force of Salt del Moli Fondo.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lloret de Mar journey site.

Getting from Lyon to Lloret de Mar by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Lyon, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lloret de Mar, ranging from highs of 19°C to lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can go by car to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lloret de Mar

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
©
Scuba / Snorkeling
Scuba & Snorkeling
5.0
Camino de Ronda ©
Geologic Formation
Camino de Ronda
4.9

5
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museu Picasso and Joan Miro Foundation. Get some historical perspective at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Las Ramblas, stop by El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and shop like a local with La Boqueria.

To see reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona road trip planner.

Getting from Lloret de Mar to Barcelona by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lloret de Mar in March, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Segovia.

Things to do in Barcelona

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
El Barri Gòtic ©
Must see
El Barri Gòtic
4.7
Las Ramblas ©
Neighborhood
Las Ramblas
2.8

3
nights
Segovia, Spain

Light of Castilla

As one of Spain’s most well-preserved medieval cities, Segovia is known for its 1st-century Roman aqueduct that runs through the city center.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Alcazar of Segovia and Real Casa de la Moneda. Catedral de Segovia and San Esteban Church will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Segovia: Ermita de San Frutos (in Burgomillodo) and Hoces del Rio Duraton Natural Park (in Carrascal del Rio). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Boca del Asno, get to know the fascinating history of Calle Real de Segovia, make a trip to Acueduct of Segovia, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Monasterio de San Antonio El Real.

For ratings and tourist information, read Segovia trip maker tool.

Getting from Barcelona to Segovia by train takes about 4 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in March, expect nights in Segovia to be about the same, around 7°C, while days are slightly colder, around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Salamanca.

Things to do in Segovia

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Military Museum
Alcazar of Segovia
4.7
Acueduct of Segovia ©
World heritage site
Acueduct of Segovia
4.9
Catedral de Segovia ©
Religious Site
Catedral de Segovia
4.4

3
nights
Salamanca, Spain

Golden City

Salamanca is one of the most visited cities in Spain.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca and Ieronimus. Museo Nacional de Escultura and Museum of Art Nouveau and Art Deco Casa Lis will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Salamanca: Valladolid (Iglesia de San Pablo, Plaza Mayor de Valladolid, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Convent (Convento de San Esteban), steep yourself in history at Casa de las Conchas, and get a sense of history and politics at Universidad de Salamanca.

Plan a Salamanca trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Segovia to Salamanca takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Segovia in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Salamanca, with lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can go by car back home.

Things to do in Salamanca

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca ©
Historic Walking Area
Ciudad Vieja de Salamanca
4.9
Ieronimus ©
Church
Ieronimus
4.8
Museo Nacional de Escultura ©
Specialty Museum
Museo Nacional de Escultura
4.8

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