34 days in Western Europe Itinerary

34 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Start: Kuwait City, Kuwait
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 12 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
Venice, Italy
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 30 min
6
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
8
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
9
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
10
Bern, Switzerland
— Few hours
Train:  4 h 30 min
11
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
12
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
13
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 1 day
Train:  1 h
14
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Kuwait City, Kuwait

12
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes York's Chocolate Story as well as Fountains Abbey. Get some historical perspective at The Roman Baths and York City Walls. Get in touch with nature at Ladybower Reservoir and The Long Mynd. Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: Brunel's SS Great Britain (in Bristol), Lymm Heritage Centre (in Lymm) and Vale Royal Falconry Centre (in Northwich). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Stonehenge, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster, and view the masterpieces at Chatsworth House.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Manchester trip builder tool.

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Manchester is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Arabian Standard Time (AST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -3 hour difference. Traveling from Kuwait City in April, things will get cooler in Manchester: highs are around 15°C and lows about 4°C. On the 6th (Wed), you're off to London.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

York, Liverpool, Bath, Chester, Eyam Plague Village Museum
Highlights from your plan
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge
Chatsworth House ©
Chatsworth House

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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Coca-Cola London Eye, Oxford Street, Hyde Park, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Windsor Castle, step into the grandiose world of Kensington Palace, then stroll around Hyde Park, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Oxford Street. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and then take in panoramic vistas at The View from The Shard.

For more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the London trip planning app.

Getting from Manchester to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. May in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Windsor Castle
Highlights from your plan
Oxford Street ©
Oxford Street
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Kensington Palace ©
Kensington Palace

3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Terrazza del Gianicolo, Largo di Torre Argentina, Santa Maria in Trastevere, and other attractions you added. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Your inner history buff will appreciate Pantheon and Piazza Navona. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rome itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from London to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Traveling from London to Rome, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in May, expect Rome to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 11th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You've added Ponte Vecchio, Gallerie Degli Uffizi, Basilica of Santa Croce, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Baptistery of St. John, enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Pisa, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence road trip website.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Florence, with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

1
day
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ponte di Rialto, Basilica di San Marco and Canal Grande. On the 13th (Wed), explore the activities along Canal Grande, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Venice sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Duomo di Milano as well as Il Cenacolo. Start off your visit on the 14th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan day trip tool.

Traveling by train from Venice to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In May, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Il Cenacolo ©
Il Cenacolo

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You've added Lake Zurich, Grossmunster, Old Town, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 15th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Rhine Falls, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, make a trip to Limmatquai, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, then pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Zurich trip planner.

You can fly from Milan to Zurich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, Zurich is slightly colder than Milan - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Rhine Falls
Highlights from your plan
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Old Town ©
Old Town
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Mt Pilatus, Lucerne Bay, Chapel Bridge, and other attractions. On the 16th (Sat), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hofkirche, then make a trip to The Nine Towers, then take in the views from Spreuer Bridge, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Jesuitenkirche. Keep things going the next day: take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Titlis.

You can plan Lucerne trip in no time by asking Inspirock to help create your itinerary.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Lucerne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. May in Lucerne sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Titlis
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Titlis ©
Titlis
Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche

1
night
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.
Jungfraujoch has been added to your itinerary.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Interlaken travel route planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Interlaken in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In May in Interlaken, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours Nature

Side Trip

Jungfraujoch
Highlights from your plan
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch

few
hours
Bern, Switzerland

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
For where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Bern online journey planner.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Bern takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Bern sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 18th (Mon), you'll travel to Paris.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors Parks Museums

3
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've added Palace of Versailles, The Paris Catacombs, Luxembourg Gardens, and other attractions to your itinerary.

To see maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Paris day trip planning website.

Do a combination of train and flight from Bern to Paris in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Paris are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

1
night
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Royal Palace of Brussels, Mini-Europe, Manneken Pis, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): contemplate the long history of Grand Place, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, then step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace of Brussels, then get in on the family fun at Mini-Europe, and finally admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire.

For photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May in Brussels, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can take a train to The Hague.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Royal Palace of Brussels ©
Royal Palace of Brussels
Parc du Cinquantenaire ©
Parc du Cinquantenaire

1
day
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Madurodam. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Panorama Mesdag and then get in on the family fun at Madurodam.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the The Hague holiday builder app.

You can take a train from Brussels to The Hague in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in The Hague, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Madurodam ©
Madurodam
Panorama Mesdag ©
Panorama Mesdag

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.
You've added Casa Rosso, Hash Marihuana & Hemp Museum, Museum of Prostitution - Red Light Secrets, and other attractions to your itinerary. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anne Frank House and Begijnhof. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rijksmuseum and The Jordaan.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam online trip builder.

You can take a train from The Hague to Amsterdam in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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