29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Thun, Switzerland
— 5 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 10 nights
3
Paris, France
— 6 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 6 nights

5
nights
Thun, Switzerland

Thun ©
Thun is a town and a municipality in the administrative district of Thun in the canton of Bern in Switzerland with about 43,783 inhabitants, as of 31 December 2013.It is located where the Aare flows out of Lake Thun, 30km south of Bern.Besides tourism, machine and precision instrument engineering, the largest garrison in the country, the food industry, armaments and publishing are of economic importance to Thun.The official language of Thun is German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect.HistoryThe area of what is now Thun was inhabited since the Neolithic age (mid-3rd millennium BC). Family-friendly places like UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Lenkerseeli/Spielplatz will thrill your kids. Escape the urban bustle at Creux du Van and Pisciculture de la Gruyere. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Thun: Ambra Minerals (in Murten), Tourbieres des Ponts-de-Martel (in Les Ponts-de-Martel) and Lenk im Simmental (Alprundweg Leiterli & Sibe Brunne). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Chillon, trek along Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, identify plant and animal life at Fondation Pour le Cheval, and stroll through Trottiland.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Thun trip itinerary planning app.

Charlotte, USA to Thun is an approximately 16-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Charlotte in June, things will get a bit cooler in Thun: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Thun

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Lenk im Simmental, Bern, Gimmelwald - Tanzbodeli, Ambra Minerals, Trottiland
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Ambra Minerals ©
Ambra Minerals
Chateau de Chillon ©
Chateau de Chillon
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern ©
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern

10
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.
Head to La Boqueria and Candy Bubblefor plenty of shopping. Kids will appreciate attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Venture out of the city with trips to Llafranc (Scuba & Snorkeling & Far de Sant Sebastia), Platja d'Aro (Cala del Pi & Cala Sa Conca) and Tamariu (Aigua Xelida & La playa de Tamariu). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, tour the pleasant surroundings at Platja mar menuda, kick back and relax at Fenals Beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Camino de Ronda.

For other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona journey planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Thun to Barcelona. Traveling from Thun in June, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °F in Barcelona. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Tossa de Mar, Llafranc, Platja d'Aro, S'Agaro
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

6
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 visit kid-friendly attractions like Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Head to Champs-Elysees and Le Maraisfor some retail therapy. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Versailles (Galerie Ici et Ailleurs, Palace of Versailles, &more). And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Conciergerie, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in June, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between °F and °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

6
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
For shopping fun, head to Piazza delle Erbe or Galleria Dello Scudo. Kids will enjoy Canal Grande and Basilica di San Marco. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Cappella dei Notai, Arena di Verona, &more) and Padua (Scoletta del Santo, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice travel planning site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Venice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, Venice is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Verona, Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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