50 days in Europe Itinerary

50 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe journey planner

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Liege, Belgium
— 5 nights
Drive
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Eindhoven, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Manchester Airport, Drive to Liverpool
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Liverpool, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
+2
Drive to Manchester Airport, Fly to Billund Airport, Drive to Esbjerg
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Esbjerg, Denmark
— 4 nights
Drive to Billund Airport, Fly to Sheremetyevo International Airport
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Moscow, Russia
— 6 nights
Fly to Nice, Shuttle to Monte-Carlo
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 2 nights
Drive
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Milan, Italy
— 8 nights
Drive
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 6 nights
Drive
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Jena, Germany
— 5 nights
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Dortmund, Germany
— 2 nights
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Liege, Belgium

— 5 nights

The Fervent City

Although decidedly industrial on the outskirts, Liege also boasts impressive architecture.
Get some cultural insight at Fort Eben-Emael and Curtius Museum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Tresor de Liege and Musee de la Vie Wallonne. Step out of Liege to go to Spa and see Domaine de Berinzenne, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at La Roche-aux-Faucons, steep yourself in history at Cathedral de Liege (Liege Cathedral), don't miss a visit to Montagne de Bueren, and examine the collection at Archeoforum de Liege.

To find reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Liege trip itinerary planning site.

If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiports are Brussels Airport, Liège Airport and Brussels South Charleroi Airport. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can drive to Eindhoven.

Things to do in Liege

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

— 4 nights

City of Lights

The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Kroller-Muller Museum and St. Catharinakerk are good opportunities to explore the local culture. DePetrus and PSV Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Regte Heide & Riels Laag (in Riel), Kootwijkerzand (in Kootwijk) and Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen (in Oisterwijk). There's much more to do: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Bottle Distillery, take a peaceful walk through Strabrechtse Heide, savor the flavors at Down Town Gourmet Market, and don't miss a visit to Silly Walks Tunnel.

To see other places to visit, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Eindhoven driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Liege to Eindhoven takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Eindhoven, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can travel to Liverpool.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Liverpool, United Kingdom

— 7 nights

Capital of Pop Music

Famous for being the birthplace of the Beatles, Liverpool is a vibrant city with an outstanding cultural heritage.
Popular historic sites such as Liverpool Cathedral and Williamson’s Tunnels – Friends of Williamson’s Tunnels are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Merseyside Maritime Museum and World Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Stockley Farm Birds of Prey Centre (in Northwich), Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary (in Preston) and Chester Cathedral (in Chester). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Battlefield Falconry Centre, take in the waterfront at Royal Albert Dock Liverpool, examine the collection at The Beatles Story, and take an in-depth tour of Blists Hill Victorian Town.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Liverpool planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Eindhoven to Liverpool. The time zone difference when traveling from Eindhoven to Liverpool is minus 1 hour. March in Liverpool sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Esbjerg.

Things to do in Liverpool

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Esbjerg, Denmark

— 4 nights
Esbjerg is a seaport town and seat of Esbjerg Municipality on the west coast of the Jutland peninsula in southwest Denmark. Jelling Mounds, Runic Stones and Church and Ribe Domkirke will appeal to history buffs. Ribe Kunstmuseum and Ribes Vikinger will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Esbjerg side-trips: Kolding (Koldinghus & Det Gamle Borgerhus). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Ribe Vikinge Center, don't miss a visit to Mennesket ved havet, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Fisheries- and Maritime Museum, and view the masterpieces at Ribe Glas ved Erna Moeller.

For reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Esbjerg vacation builder website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Liverpool to Esbjerg. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Esbjerg when traveling from Liverpool in March, with lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sun) to allow time for travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Esbjerg

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Side Trips

Moscow, Russia

— 6 nights

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Get some cultural insight at Red Square and Moscow Kremlin. Saint Basil's Cathedral and Church of The Holy Virgin will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Moscow: The Bison Breeding Centre (in Danki) and Muzey tekhniki Vadima Zadorozhnogo (in Arkhangelskoye). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at State Tretyakov Gallery, brush up on your military savvy at Armoury Chamber, learn more about the world around you at Museum of Human Living Systems, and examine the collection at Melnikov House.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, use the Moscow road trip planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Esbjerg to Moscow. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is 2 hours. In March, Moscow is slightly colder than Esbjerg - with highs of 2°C and lows of -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Monte-Carlo, Monaco

— 2 nights
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 28th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Prince's Palace, examine the collection at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Oceanographic Museum of Monaco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Sainte Devote, then try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Casino Square, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin du Casino.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Monte-Carlo online trip planner.

Getting from Moscow to Monte-Carlo by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Moscow to Monte-Carlo, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect warmer temperatures when traveling from Moscow in March; daily highs in Monte-Carlo reach 17°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Milan, Italy

— 8 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Visit Duomo di Milano and Castello Sforzesco for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Museo Egizio and Casa di Giulietta. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Museo Fratelli Cozzi Alfa Romeo (in Legnano), Tempio Civico della Beata Vergine Incoronata (in Lodi) and Scooter & Lambretta (in Rodano). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Il Cenacolo, stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Milan trip planner.

Getting from Monte-Carlo to Milan by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Traveling from Monte-Carlo in March, plan for slightly colder nights in Milan, with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites · Nightlife · Shopping

Side Trips

Zurich, Switzerland

— 6 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Old Town. Visit Friedhof Fluntern and Kirche Enge for their historical value. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, take in the exciting artwork at Foundation E. G. Buhrle Collection, explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg, and examine the collection at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum.

For more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Milan to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Milan in April; daily highs in Zurich reach 17°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Jena.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Jena, Germany

— 5 nights
Jena is a German university city and the second largest city in Thuringia. Museum-lovers will get to explore The Dresden Zwinger and Neues Grünes Gewölbe. Visit Frauenkirche Dresden and Schillers Wohnhaus for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Jena: Greifenwarte Falknerei am Rennsteig (in Waltershausen), Dresden (Procession of Princes, Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, &more) and Automobile Welt Eisenach (in Eisenach). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Goethe National Museum, see the interesting displays at Zeiss-Planetarium, pause for some serene contemplation at Erfurt Cathedral, and get lost in a book at Duchess Anna Amalia Library.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Jena online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Zurich to Jena takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and car. April in Jena sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Dortmund.

Things to do in Jena

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Dortmund, Germany

— 2 nights

Green Metropolis

Though its major passion may be soccer, Dortmund offers visitors more than just historical sports venues.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): examine the collection at German Mining Museum, then see the interesting displays at Lwl Industrial Museum Zollern, and then explore the engaging exhibits at German Football Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Dortmund, then admire the natural beauty at Botanical garden Rombergpark, then stroll around Westfalenpark, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Reinoldikirche.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dortmund road trip planner.

You can drive from Jena to Dortmund in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Dortmund

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Monaco travel guide

4.2
Aquariums · Casinos · Historic Walking Areas
Rich Man's Paradise City
As part of the French Riviera, Monaco offers the sparkling aquamarine waters of the Mediterranean Sea on its doorstep. The country has long been known for its panache--fast cars, big casinos, and expensive boutiques surround you here. While there are less luxurious activities for travelers, this is not the country for tourists on a budget. Many cruise ships make this a port of call in this region, so expect to see these vessels and large yachts as part of the landscape here.