44 days in Europe Itinerary

44 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 23 nights
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Brig, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Zermatt, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 23rd (Fri), explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, pause for some serene contemplation at Westerkerk, then stroll around Vondelpark, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

If you are flying in from India, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In October in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Must see
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6

3
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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 25th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), contemplate the long history of Grand Place, then appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, then see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and finally don't miss a visit to Atomium. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and then find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Brussels itinerary site.

Drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. October in Brussels sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites
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Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8
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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8

2
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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): don't miss a visit to The Markt, then explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, then sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Bavo's Cathedral, explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen, then don't miss a visit to Ghent City Center, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bruges itinerary maker.

You can drive from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. October in Bruges sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

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World heritage site
Historic Centre of Brugge
4.8
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Art Museum
Groeningemuseum
4.3

23
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Luxembourg City: Echternach (Saint Willibrord Basilica Echternach, Alte Sauerbrucke, &more), Diekirch (Eglise St. Laurent, Musee d'histoires de Diekirch, &more) and Vianden (Altstadt Vianden., Vianden Castle, &more). There's much more to do: head outdoors with Mullerthal Trail, admire the masterpieces at Letzebuerg City Museum, explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame).

For reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Luxembourg City trip planning app.

Getting from Bruges to Luxembourg City by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. October in Luxembourg City sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Interlaken.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Castle
Vianden Castle
4.6
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Hiking Trail
Mullerthal Trail
4.8

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Lauterbrunnen Church, then take in the awesome beauty at Jungfraujoch, then look for gifts at Vogts Corner, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, admire the local landmark of Zahringerbrunnen, then take in the awesome beauty at Harderkulm, and finally find your balance on the water with Hightide Kayak School.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken journey app.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Interlaken takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Traveling from Luxembourg City in November, Interlaken is a bit cooler at night with lows of 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to drive to Brig.

Things to do in Interlaken

Tours · Nature · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Jungfraujoch
4.4
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World heritage site
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
4.7
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Mountain
Harderkulm
4.5

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Brig, Switzerland

Brig ©
Brig, officially Brig-Glis is a historic town and a municipality in the district of Brig in the canton of Valais in Switzerland.The current municipality was formed in 1972 through the merger of Brig, Brigerbad and Glis.Together with other Alpine towns Brig-Glis engages in the Alpine Town of the Year Association for the implementation of the Alpine Convention to achieve sustainable development in the Alpine Arc.Brig-Glis was awarded Alpine Town of the Year 2008.The official language of Brig is German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect.HistoryThe name Brig is derived from Briva, or "bridge." Its older houses are very Italian in appearance, while its most prominent buildings (Stockalper Palace, former Jesuits' college and Ursuline convent) all date from the 17th century, and are due to the generosity of a single member of the local Stockalper family, the baron Kaspar Stockalper.The prosperity of Brig is bound up with the Simplon Pass, so that it gradually supplanted the more ancient village of Naters opposite, becoming a separate parish (the church is at Glis, a few minutes from the town) in 1517. Kick off your visit on the 24th (Tue): explore the stunning scenery at Massaschlucht, get curious at Word Nature Forum - UNESCO World Heritage Swiss Alps Jungfrau-Aletsch, then don't miss a visit to Simplon Pass, and finally steep yourself in history at Landmauer Gamsen. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Stockalper Palace, boost your wellbeing at Thermalquellen Brigerbad, then learn more about the world around you at Musee du safran, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Burgkirche Raron, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Felsenkirche Eglise St.Michael.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Brig itinerary tool.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Brig takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. November in Brig sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Brig

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

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Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): enjoy some diversion at Clay Shoot Zermatt, explore the different monuments and memorials at Mountaineers' Cemetery, then take a memorable drive along Gornergrat, and finally browse the exhibits of Matterhorn Museum - Zermatlantis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hit the slopes at Trockener Steg, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at The Matterhorn, and then go for a walk through Hinterdorfstrasse.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Zermatt trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Brig to Zermatt in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Zermatt

Outdoors · Parks · Nature · Scenic Drive
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Must see
The Matterhorn
4.8
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Scenic Drive
Gornergrat
4.8
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Fun & Games
Clay Shoot Zermatt
5.0

3
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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (Lake Lucerne, Lion Monument, &more). Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town, explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Zurich trip planner.

You can drive from Zermatt to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. November in Zurich sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Shopping · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

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Neighborhood
Old Town
4.6
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Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Water Body
Lake Lucerne
4.8

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 1st (Tue), hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, then admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, explore the world behind art at Albertina, then examine the collection at The Hofburg, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

You can fly from Zurich to Vienna in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Vienna are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Belvedere Palace
4.6
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World heritage site
Schonbrunn Palace
4.6

2
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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). On the 4th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, shop like a local with Getreidegasse, then see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, and finally don't miss a visit to Salzburger Altstadt.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Salzburg online travel route planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to -1°C.

Things to do in Salzburg

Highlights from your trip

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