40 days in Europe Itinerary

40 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Maulbronn, Germany
— 3 nights
3
Nuremberg, Germany
— 1 night
4
Paris, France
— 2 nights
5
Kassel, Germany
— 1 night
6
Duisburg, Germany
— 1 night
7
Utrecht, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
8
London, United Kingdom
— Few hours
9
Horley, United Kingdom
— 8 nights
10
Madrid, Spain
— 1 day
11
Tembleque, Spain
— 2 nights
12
Cartagena, Spain
— 2 nights
13
Malaga, Spain
— 2 nights
14
Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 1 night
15
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
16
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
17
Paris, France
— 1 night

2
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.
On the 1st (Thu), look for gifts at Disney Village, admire the masterpieces at Musee Marmottan Monet, thenbrowse the range of quality goods at Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann, and finally browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, steep yourself in history at Left Bank (Rive Gauche), make a trip to Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Latin Quarter, thentake in panoramic vistas at Montparnasse Tower, and finally walk around Parc des Buttes-Chaumont.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary maker site.

Edmonton, Canada to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Edmonton to Paris is 8 hours. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Edmonton in March; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Maulbronn.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Disney Village
Highlights from your plan
Latin Quarter ©
Latin Quarter
Parc des Buttes-Chaumont ©
Parc des Buttes-Chaumont
Hotel de Ville ©
Hotel de Ville

3
nights
Maulbronn, Germany

Maulbronn ©
Maulbronn is a city in the district of Enz in Baden-Württemberg in southern Germany.HistoryFounded in 1838, it emerged from a settlement, built around a monastery, which belonged to the Neckar Community in the Kingdom of Württemberg. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Belchen and Burg Lichtenberg Hunnenringburg. Venture out of the city with trips to Johannes Deppisch Weinhaus am Main Winery (in Marktheidenfeld), Historischer Marktplatz (in Wertheim) and Barfusspfad (in Bad Sobernheim). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Schauenburg, do a tasting at Weingut Schloss Staufenberg, step into the grandiose world of Miltenberg Castle, and don't miss a visit to Monastery and Palace Bebenhausen.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Maulbronn road trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Paris to Maulbronn takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Paris in March, things will get slightly colder in Maulbronn: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Maulbronn

Historic Sites Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Unimog Museum, Johannes Deppisch Weinhaus am Main Winery, Miltenberg Castle, Belchen, Burg Lichtenberg Hunnenringburg
Highlights from your plan
Burg Lichtenberg Hunnenringburg ©
Burg Lichtenberg Hunnenringburg
Belchen ©
Belchen
Schauenburg ©
Schauenburg

1
night
Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©
Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Strasse der Menschenrechte, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, steep yourself in history at Heilig-Geist-Spital, thensee the interesting displays at Stadtmuseum im Fembo-Haus (City Museum at Fembo House), thentake in nature's colorful creations at Schlossgarten, and finally stroll the grounds of Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Nuremberg road trip website.

You can drive from Maulbronn to Nuremberg in 3 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Maulbronn in March: highs in Nuremberg hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Schlossgarten
Highlights from your plan
Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg ©
Johannisfriedhof Nurnberg
Room Escape Games

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, stroll the grounds of Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, thenget engrossed in the history at Chateau de Fontainebleau, thenstroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, and finally stop by Shakespeare and Company Bookstore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Fri): get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, take in panoramic vistas at Montparnasse Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse, thenlearn about all things military at The Army Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde.

Plan my day in Paris using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Nuremberg to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nuremberg in March, Paris is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. On the 10th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Kassel.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Chateau de Fontainebleau, Chateau de Pierrefonds
Highlights from your plan
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Pierrefonds ©
Chateau de Pierrefonds

1
night
Kassel, Germany

Kassel ©
Despite suffering total devastation from bombing raids and house-to-house combat during the Second World War, Kassel today has been revitalized as a city of high education, high culture, and the arts.
On the 11th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Orangerie, stroll around Staatspark Karlsaue, and then don't miss a visit to Marmorbad.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kassel route site.

Getting from Paris to Kassel by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. When traveling from Paris in March, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Kassel: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Duisburg.

Things to do in Kassel

Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Staatspark Karlsaue ©
Staatspark Karlsaue
Orangerie ©
Orangerie
Marmorbad ©
Marmorbad

1
night
Duisburg, Germany

Duisburg ©
A major center of the steel industry in Germany’s Ruhr region, Duisburg is also a major center of higher education, the performing arts, and sports.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Altenberger Dom.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, use the Duisburg trip maker tool.

You can drive from Kassel to Duisburg in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Utrecht.

Things to do in Duisburg

Theme Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Gnadenkapelle, Altenberger Dom, Freizeitpark Ketteler Hof, Marktplatz
Highlights from your plan
Freizeitpark Ketteler Hof ©
Freizeitpark Ketteler Hof
Marktplatz ©
Marktplatz
Gnadenkapelle ©
Gnadenkapelle

4
nights
Utrecht, The Netherlands

Utrecht ©
As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Room Escape Games and Museum Speelklok. Change things up with these side-trips from Utrecht: Rotterdam (Witte de Withstraat & Delfshaven), Arnhem (Park Sonsbeek & Arnhem Central Station) and Amersfoort Zoo (in Amersfoort). There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at National Military Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Rietveld Schroder House, and make a trip to Beestenmarkt.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Utrecht trip builder.

Traveling by car from Duisburg to Utrecht takes 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Utrecht can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Utrecht

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Rotterdam, Arnhem, Delft, Grote Markt, Amersfoort Zoo
Highlights from your plan
Amersfoort Zoo ©
Amersfoort Zoo
Room Escape Games
National Military Museum ©
National Military Museum

few
hours
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): walk around Kensington Gardens.

Plan a trip to London easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Utrecht to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Utrecht to London due to the time zone difference. In March, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 16th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Horley.

Things to do in London

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kensington Gardens ©
Kensington Gardens

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nights
Horley, United Kingdom

Horley ©
Horley is a town in Surrey on the border of Surrey and West Sussex, England, south of the twin towns of Reigate and Redhill, and neighbouring Gatwick Airport and in turn Crawley. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to 1066 Target Sports and Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson. Explore Horley's surroundings by going to Ashford Designer Outlet (in Ashford), Rye (Rye Heritage Centre, Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, &more) and Folkestone (The Leas Promenade, Lower Leas Coastal Park, &more). There's lots more to do: admire the natural beauty at RHS Garden Wisley, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, see the interesting displays at Hastings Fishermen's Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Portchester Castle.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Horley online route planner.

You can take a train from London to Horley in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Horley are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Horley

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Hastings, Winchester, Chichester, Rye, Folkestone
Highlights from your plan
Lower Leas Coastal Park ©
Lower Leas Coastal Park
1066 Target Sports ©
1066 Target Sports
Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson ©
Royal Armouries - Fort Nelson

1
day
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Estacion de Atocha, explore the world behind art at Museo Sorolla, thenadmire the masterpieces at Museo Cerralbo, and finally walk around Plaza de Santa Ana.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Madrid day trip website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Horley to Madrid. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Horley in March, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Tembleque.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de Santa Ana ©
Plaza de Santa Ana
Museo Cerralbo ©
Museo Cerralbo
Estacion de Atocha ©
Estacion de Atocha

2
nights
Tembleque, Spain

Tembleque ©
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Antonio Abad. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: do a tasting at Bodegas y Vinedos Castiblanque, pause for some serene contemplation at Colegiata de Santa Maria la Mayor, do a tasting at Bodegas Tierras de Orgaz, thenstep into the grandiose world of Castillo de Orgaz, and finally delve into the distant past at Almonacid Castle.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Tembleque trip itinerary maker site.

Drive from Madrid to Tembleque in 1.5 hours. In March in Tembleque, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cartagena.

Things to do in Tembleque

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Campo de Criptana, Colegiata de Santa Maria la Mayor, Castillo de Orgaz, Almonacid Castle, Iglesia de San Antonio Abad
Highlights from your plan
Iglesia de San Antonio Abad ©
Iglesia de San Antonio Abad
Bodegas y Vinedos Castiblanque ©
Bodegas y Vinedos Castiblanque
Castillo de Orgaz ©
Castillo de Orgaz

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Cartagena, Spain

Cartagena ©
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): indulge your taste buds at Experiencia 43, don't miss a visit to Casa de la Fortuna, stop by Centro de Artesania de Cartagena, make a trip to El Zulo, thentake in the pleasant sights at Ascensor Panoramico, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Civil War Museum. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Castillo de Fajardo, don't miss a visit to Palacio Consistorial, see the interesting displays at Punic Wall, thenkick back and relax at Playa La Cortina, and finally stroll around Parque Regional de Calblanque.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Cartagena trip planner.

Drive from Tembleque to Cartagena in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Tembleque in March since evenings lows in Cartagena dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Cartagena

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trip

Parque Regional de Calblanque
Highlights from your plan
Civil War Museum ©
Civil War Museum
Experiencia 43 ©
Experiencia 43
El Zulo ©
El Zulo

2
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Malaga, Spain

Malaga ©
Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
On the 29th (Thu), browse the fresh offerings at Mercado Central de Atarazanas, admire the masterpieces at CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center, step into the grandiose world of Castillo de Colomares, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Buddist Temple, thenexamine the collection at Centre Pompidou Malaga, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario de la Victoria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, walk around Alameda Del Tajo, and then see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Malaga trip builder tool.

Drive from Cartagena to Malaga in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Malaga

Shopping Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Ronda, Benalmadena
Highlights from your plan
Mercado Central de Atarazanas ©
Mercado Central de Atarazanas
Teatro Romano ©
Teatro Romano
CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center ©
CAC Malaga Contemporary Art Center

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night
Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned and then try your luck at Casino Admiral Gibraltar.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Gibraltar trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Malaga to Gibraltar takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Seville.

Things to do in Gibraltar

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned ©
Cathedral of St Mary the Crowned
Mediterranean Steps ©
Mediterranean Steps
Alameda Wildlife Conservation Park ©
Alameda Wildlife Conservation Park

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
On the 2nd (Mon), gain insight at Royal Tobacco Factory, don't miss a visit to Plaza de America, admire the natural beauty at Jardines de Murillo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaza del Triunfo, thentake in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de los Reales Alcazares, and finally don't miss a visit to Plaza Nueva.

To find maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Seville sightseeing planner.

Traveling by car from Gibraltar to Seville takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Gibraltar in April since evenings lows in Seville dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Highlights from your plan
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica ©
Archaeological Ensemble of Italica
Plaza de America ©
Plaza de America
Jardines de los Reales Alcazares ©
Jardines de los Reales Alcazares

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): brush up on your military savvy at Alcazar of Segovia. On the 5th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de Sabatini, thentrek along Ruta los Oficios de la Vida, thenhike along Ruta de Molino a Molino, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Segovia.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Madrid trip planner.

You can fly from Seville to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Seville in April since evenings lows in Madrid dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

Parks Trails Outdoors

Side Trips

La Hiruela, Segovia, Parque Europa, Colegio de San Ildefonso
Highlights from your plan
Parque Europa ©
Parque Europa
Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas ©
Plaza de Toros de Las Ventas
Plaza de la Villa ©
Plaza de la Villa

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Paris, France

Paris ©
On the 7th (Sat), make a trip to Square Rene Viviani, get a taste of the local shopping with Shakespeare and Company Bookstore, admire the masterpieces at Musee Jacquemart-Andre, take in panoramic vistas at Montparnasse Tower, thenexplore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and finally visit Latin Quarter.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris sightseeing website.

You can fly from Madrid to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, Paris is little chillier than Madrid - with highs of °C and lows of °C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Sun) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Latin Quarter ©
Latin Quarter
Left Bank (Rive Gauche) ©
Left Bank (Rive Gauche)
Square Rene Viviani ©
Square Rene Viviani

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