33 days in Western Europe Itinerary

33 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

33 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Adelaide, Australia
Fly + train:  25​h
1
Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
3
Orvieto, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  2​h
4
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
train:  5​h
5
Tirano, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h
6
Chur, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
7
Innsbruck, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
8
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 45​min
9
Nuremberg, Germany
— 3 nights
train:  4​h 30​min
10
Hamburg, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
11
Oslo, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
12
Bergen, Norway
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
13
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h
14
Cirencester, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
15
Oxford, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
16
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Adelaide, Australia

2
nights
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Pompeii Archaeological Park has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): explore the ancient world of Pompeii Archaeological Park and then delve into the distant past at Parco Acheologico di Ercolano.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Naples trip itinerary maker tool .

Adelaide, Australia to Naples is an approximately 25-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Adelaide to Naples. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Adelaide in May, with highs in Naples at 27°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Pompeii Archaeological Park, Parco Acheologico di Ercolano
Highlights from your plan
Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano ©
Parco Acheologico di Ercolano

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Vatican Museums has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, admire the striking features of Pantheon, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Orvieto.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

2
nights
Orvieto, Italy

Orvieto ©
The striking town of Orvieto, perched on a volcanic cliff overlooking the Umbrian countryside, is known as the Green Heart of Italy.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Orvieto Sotterranea as well as Pozzo di San Patrizio. On the 6th (Wed), steep yourself in history at Duomo di Orvieto.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Orvieto vacation tool .

You can take a train from Rome to Orvieto in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Traveling from Rome in May, expect slightly colder with lows of 12°C in Orvieto. On the 8th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Orvieto

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Orvieto ©
Duomo di Orvieto
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio
Orvieto Sotterranea ©
Orvieto Sotterranea

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Pitti Palace, Ponte Vecchio and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and then examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary app .

Take a train from Orvieto to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Tirano.

Things to do in Florence

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Tirano, Italy

Tirano
Tirano is a town in Valtellina, located in the province of Sondrio in northern Italy. To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Tirano itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Florence to Tirano takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Florence in May, things will get a bit cooler in Tirano: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. On the 10th (Sun), you're off toChur.

Things to do in Tirano

Parks Outdoors Nature

1
night
Chur, Switzerland

Chur ©
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): take a memorable tour with Bernina Express.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Chur road trip website .

You can drive from Tirano to Chur in 3 hours. You will leave for Innsbruck on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Chur

Tours

Side Trip

Bernina Express
Highlights from your plan
Bernina Express ©
Bernina Express

few
hours
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
To find where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck day trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Chur to Innsbruck takes 3 hours. In May in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 9°C at night. You will leave for Garmisch-Partenkirchen on the 11th (Mon).

Things to do in Innsbruck

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

1
night
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
Schloss Neuschwanstein has been added to your itinerary.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Garmisch-Partenkirchen trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Garmisch-Partenkirchen takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow time for the car ride to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein

3
nights
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
You've now added Baumwipfelpfad Bayerischer Wald to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: get a sense of history and politics at Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, contemplate the long history of Town Walls, step into the grandiose world of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Altstadt.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Nuremberg vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Nuremberg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. May in Nuremberg sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 9°C at night. You'll set off for Hamburg on the 15th (Fri).

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Baumwipfelpfad Bayerischer Wald
Highlights from your plan
St. Lorenz Church ©
St. Lorenz Church
Kaiserburg Nurnberg ©
Kaiserburg Nurnberg
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber ©
Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber

4
nights
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 reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Hamburg visit planner .

Fly from Nuremberg to Hamburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You will leave for Oslo on the 19th (Tue).

Things to do in Hamburg

Nightlife Tours Museums

2
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Viking Ship Museum, and then get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Oslo trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Hamburg to Oslo in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Hamburg in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Oslo, with lows around 3°C. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Bergen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

2
nights
Bergen, Norway

A city famed for its underground music scene, Bergen also serves as the gateway to the fjords of Norway's western coastline.
On the 22nd (Fri), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Ulriken, take in the exciting artwork at DMG GALLERY, then take a leisurely stroll along Bryggen, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mount Floyen and the Funicular (Floibanen), and finally hunt for treasures at Fish Market. Keep things going the next day: get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Bergen day trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Bergen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May in Bergen, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Bergen

Outdoors Tours Parks
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Bryggen ©
Bryggen

2
nights
Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): make a trip to Manchester Cathedral, get curious at Science and Industry Museum, and then get lost in a book at The John Rylands Library.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Manchester itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Bergen to Manchester takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Bergen to Manchester, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. May in Manchester sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. You'll set off for Dolgellau on the 25th (Mon).

Things to do in Manchester

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Science and Industry Museum ©
Science and Industry Museum
Manchester Cathedral ©
Manchester Cathedral
The John Rylands Library ©
The John Rylands Library

2
nights
Cirencester, United Kingdom

Cirencester ©
Cirencester is a market town in east Gloucestershire, England, west northwest of London. Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, examine the collection at Corinium Museum, and then head outdoors with The Cotswold Range. On your second day here, examine the collection at Cotswold Motoring Museum, make a trip to The Model Village, then identify plant and animal life at Birdland, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Cirencester trip itinerary builder website .

Getting from Manchester to Cirencester by car takes about 3 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Oxford.

Things to do in Cirencester

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Bourton-on-the-Water, Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens, Cotswolds Distillery
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
The Cotswold Range ©
The Cotswold Range
Corinium Museum ©
Corinium Museum

2
nights
Oxford, United Kingdom

Oxford ©
A busy, cosmopolitan city, Oxford is perhaps best known for its ancient university.
The Roman Baths has been added to your itinerary. On the 26th (Tue), see the interesting displays at Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology, deepen your understanding at Balliol College, then brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Oxford Artisan Distillery, and finally steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths. Here are some ideas for day two: get your game on at Cotswold Archery, admire the striking features of Bodleian Library, then see the interesting displays at Pitt Rivers Museum, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Sandford Lock.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Oxford trip planner .

You can drive from Dolgellau to Oxford in 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Oxford can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Oxford

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Cotswold Archery, The Roman Baths
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
The Oxford Artisan Distillery ©
The Oxford Artisan Distillery

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: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our London online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Oxford to London takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

Similar Plans

43 days in Western Europe & Central Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in Western Europe & Budapest BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 31 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, teens, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, teens, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in Western Europe & Prague BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 16 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 22 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 11 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, fast-paced, hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 15 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, slow & easy, hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 23 days in Western Europe & Budapest BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 58 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM TAIWAN September, culture, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans