55 days in Europe Itinerary

55 days in Europe Itinerary

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55 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Rome, Italy
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h
2
Amalfi, Italy
— 1 day
subway + train:  3​h
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h
5
Pisa, Italy
— Few hours
train:  1​h 45​min
6
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  5​h 45​min
7
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
8
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  5​h
9
Kranjska Gora, Slovenia
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
10
Bled, Slovenia
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h
11
Maribor, Slovenia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
12
Ptuj, Slovenia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
13
Celje, Slovenia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
14
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
15
Postojna, Slovenia
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
16
Koper, Slovenia
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
17
Piran, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
18
Rijeka, Croatia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
19
Senj, Croatia
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
20
Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
21
Zadar, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
22
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
24
Kotor, Montenegro
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
25
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
Drive:  7​h
26
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
27
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
28
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
29
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
30
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
31
Steyr, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
32
Gmunden, Austria
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
33
Hallstatt, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
34
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
35
Millstatt, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
36
Lienz, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
37
Heiligenblut, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
38
Maria Alm, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  30​min
39
Zell am See, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 30​min
40
Kufstein, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  45​min
41
Alpbach, Austria
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
42
Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 day
Drive:  30​min
43
Seefeld in Tirol, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  6​h
44
Stuttgart, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
45
Baden-Baden, Germany
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
46
Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
47
Colmar, France
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
48
Basel, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 15​min
49
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
50
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
51
Gruyeres, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
52
Lausanne, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
53
Geneva, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
54
Annecy, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
55
Lyon, France
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h 45​min
56
Clermont-Ferrand, France
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 30​min
57
Lourdes, France
— 1 night
Drive:  7​h
58
Nice, France
— 1 day
Fly:  6​h
59
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
End: Athens, Greece

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali and Piazza del Campidoglio. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo and Quirinale Palace (Palazzo del Quirinale). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Monte Palatino, explore the world behind art at Galleria Nazionale d’Arte Moderna E Contemporanea, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Prassede, and pause for some photo ops at Trajan's Column.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Rome itinerary maker app .

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Amalfi.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Santa Maria della Vittoria ©
Santa Maria della Vittoria
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria del Popolo
Piazza del Campidoglio ©
Piazza del Campidoglio

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Amalfi, Italy

Amalfi ©
Known for its impressive hillside cascade of colorful stone buildings down to the Mediterranean shore, Amalfi is the cultural and commercial heart of southern Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): ponder the design of Fontana Cap e Ciuccio, don't miss a visit to Ruga Nova Mercatorum (Via dei Mercanti), get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, admire the striking features of Luna Convento, then sample the fine beverages at Antichi Sapori d'Amalfi, and finally examine the collection at Museo Diocesano.

To see ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Amalfi online travel route planner .

Getting from Rome to Amalfi by combination of train and subway takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Rome in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 17°C in Amalfi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Amalfi

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Museo Diocesano ©
Museo Diocesano
Fontana Cap e Ciuccio ©
Fontana Cap e Ciuccio

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): stroll the grounds of Vatican Necropolis, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini, then explore the galleries of Villa Farnesina, then explore the engaging exhibits at Welcome to Rome, and finally admire the natural beauty at Monte Pincio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Civita Castellana Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Forte Sangallo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa dei Santi Claudio e Andrea dei Borgognoni, and finally see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Rome sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of subway and train from Amalfi to Rome in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Amalfi in April, Rome is little chillier at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Civita Castellana
Highlights from your plan
Villa Farnesina ©
Villa Farnesina
Vatican Necropolis ©
Vatican Necropolis
Stanze di Raffaello ©
Stanze di Raffaello

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 20th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, take an in-depth tour of Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cappella Brancacci, then gain insight at Palazzo Strozzi, and finally explore the world behind art at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence sightseeing app .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Florence American Cemetery and Memorial
Highlights from your plan
Florence American Cemetery and Memorial ©
Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico ©
Palazzo Strozzi ©
Palazzo Strozzi

few
hours
Pisa, Italy

Pisa
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Pisa online travel planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Pisa in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Pisa can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. On the 21st (Tue), you're off toCinque Terre.

Things to do in Pisa

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

2
nights
Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Step off the beaten path and head to Borgo Storico di Corniglia and Groppo. Get some historical perspective at Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church and Chiesa Di San Pietro. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario di Nostra Signora di Reggio, make a trip to Chiesa di San Giovanni Battista, pause for some serene contemplation at Convento dei Cappuccini e Chiesa di San Francesco, and do a tasting at Buranco Agriturismo.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Cinque Terre trip itinerary tool .

Traveling by train from Pisa to Cinque Terre takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Historic Sites Wineries
Highlights from your plan
Santa Margherita di Antiochia Church ©
Castello Doria ©
Castello Doria
Borgo Storico di Corniglia ©
Borgo Storico di Corniglia

2
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise de l'Annonciation dite de Sainte-Rita, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur, make a trip to Quai des Etats Unis, then see the interesting displays at Mission Promenade des Anglais, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Nice trip maker tool .

You can drive from Cinque Terre to Nice in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, daytime highs in Nice are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs
Highlights from your plan
Chapelle de Saint Pierre des Pecheurs ©
Mission Promenade des Anglais ©
Mission Promenade des Anglais

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santo Stefano, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, and then admire the landmark architecture of Via Garibaldi. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Salvador, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giacomo di Rialto, then browse the exhibits of Palazzo Mocenigo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of San Pantalon.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip maker site .

Fly from Nice to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. You will leave for Kranjska Gora on the 27th (Mon).

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Church of Santa Maria e San Donato
Highlights from your plan
Church of San Pantalon ©
Church of San Pantalon
Church of Santa Maria e San Donato ©
Santa Maria dei Miracoli ©
Santa Maria dei Miracoli

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nights
Kranjska Gora, Slovenia

Kranjska Gora ©
Kranjska Gora is a town in northwestern Slovenia, on the Sava Dolinka River in the Upper Carniola region, close to the Austrian and Italian borders. For traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Kranjska Gora day trip planning site .

You can drive from Venice to Kranjska Gora in 3 hours. In April, Kranjska Gora is little chillier than Venice - with highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Bled.

Things to do in Kranjska Gora

Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ravelnik Open Air Museum, Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery
Highlights from your plan
Log Pod Mangartom Military Cemetery ©
Ravelnik Open Air Museum ©
Ravelnik Open Air Museum

1
day
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
On the 28th (Tue), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms. On the next day, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, get great views at Mala Osojnica, whizz through the canopy at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks, then take some stellar pictures from Straza Bled, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Martin's Parish Church, and finally admire the sheer force of Iglica Waterfall.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Bled trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Kranjska Gora to Bled takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In April in Bled, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 1st (Fri) before leaving for Maribor.

Things to do in Bled

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trip

Čebelarski muzej Radovljica
Highlights from your plan
Čebelarski muzej Radovljica ©
Čebelarski muzej Radovljica

few
hours
Maribor, Slovenia

Maribor
Maribor is the second-largest city in Slovenia with about 95,500 inhabitants in 2016. To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Maribor holiday builder site .

You can drive from Bled to Maribor in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In April, daily temperatures in Maribor can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. You'll set off for Ptuj on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Maribor

Historic Sites Museums Parks

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hours
Ptuj, Slovenia

Ptuj
Ptuj is a town in northeastern Slovenia that is the seat of the Municipality of Ptuj. To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ptuj online tour builder .

You can drive from Maribor to Ptuj in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Ptuj, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. You'll set off for Celje on the 29th (Wed).

Things to do in Ptuj

Historic Sites Museums Parks

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Celje, Slovenia

Celje
Celje is the third-largest town in Slovenia. Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): Head underground at Snezna Jama, then explore the historical opulence of Tabor Castle, then examine the collection at The Photographic Studio of Josip Pelikan, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Sv. Roka.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Celje travel itinerary planner.

Drive from Ptuj to Celje in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Celje

Historic Sites Museums Parks

1
night
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana
The capital of Slovenia, Ljubljana melds German, Mediterranean, and Slovenian culture and history.
To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Ljubljana day trip planning site .

You can drive from Celje to Ljubljana in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. On the 30th (Thu), you'll travel to Postojna.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Tours Outdoors Parks

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Postojna, Slovenia

Postojna ©
With its friendly atmosphere, breathtaking landscapes, natural phenomena, and historical monuments, Postojna offers everything you need for a peaceful vacation or a quick getaway from the city.
On the 30th (Thu), do a tasting at Boris Lisjak Winery, then have some family-friendly fun at Creative Ways, and then Head underground at Planina Cave.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Postojna trip planner .

Take a bus from Ljubljana to Postojna in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Koper.

Things to do in Postojna

Wineries Parks Fun & Games

Side Trip

Boris Lisjak Winery
Highlights from your plan
Planina Cave ©
Planina Cave

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hours
Koper, Slovenia

Koper
Koper is a city in southwestern Slovenia, with the other Slovenian coastal towns Ankaran, Izola, Piran, and Portorož, situated along the country's 47-kilometre coastline, in the Istrian Region, approximately five kilometres from its border with Italy. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Rotunda of St John the Baptist and then view the masterpieces at Loza Gallery.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Koper tour planner .

You can drive from Postojna to Koper in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Koper when traveling from Postojna in April, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Piran.

Things to do in Koper

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

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Piran, Slovenia

Piran
To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Piran trip planner.

Piran is just a short distance from Koper. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Rijeka.

Things to do in Piran

Tours Outdoors Parks

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Rijeka, Croatia

Rijeka
Rijeka is the principal seaport and the third-largest city in Croatia (after Zagreb and Split). To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rijeka tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Piran to Rijeka takes 2 hours. May in Rijeka sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 1st (Fri), you'll travel to Senj.

Things to do in Rijeka

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Senj, Croatia

Senj
Senj is an old town on the upper Adriatic coast in Croatia, in the foothills of the Mala Kapela and Velebit mountains.The symbol of the town is the Nehaj Fortress which was completed in 1558. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Northern Velebit National Park.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Senj online trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by car from Rijeka to Senj takes 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in May, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Senj

Parks Wildlife Nature

Side Trip

Northern Velebit National Park

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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

Plitvice Lakes National Park ©
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
On the 2nd (Sat), identify plant and animal life at Konjicki Klub Rakovica, admire the sheer force of Veliki Prstavac, admire the sheer force of Milanovacki Slap, then take in the dramatic scenery at Pevalekovi Slapovi, then explore the activities along Gavanovac Lake, and finally admire the sheer force of Ciginovac Lake.

To plan Plitvice Lakes National Park vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Senj to Plitvice Lakes National Park by car takes about 1.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can take a bus to Zadar.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Parks Nature Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Veliki Prstavac ©
Veliki Prstavac
Ciginovac Lake ©
Ciginovac Lake
Pevalekovi Slapovi ©
Pevalekovi Slapovi

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Zadar, Croatia

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Elias - St Elias Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Chrysogonus Church, then see the interesting displays at Permanent Exhibition of Religion Art, and finally explore the fascinating underground world of Modric Cave (Modric Spilja).

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Zadar day trip planning site .

Getting from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Zadar by bus takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive. May in Zadar sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to drive to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Modric Cave (Modric Spilja)
Highlights from your plan
St. Chrysogonus Church ©
St. Chrysogonus Church

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Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours and then do a tasting at Putalj Winery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Church Of St. Roch, then admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, and then kick your exploration up a notch at some of the top local zipline courses and adventure parks.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Split tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Zadar to Split in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Split can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can take a bus to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Adventure Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

Church Of St. Roch
Highlights from your plan
Kayaking & Canoeing
Zipline
Galerija Mestrovic ©
Galerija Mestrovic

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 6th (Wed), pedal to the sights with Bike Tours, then get to know the fascinating history of Prijeko street, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Saint Blaise, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola. Here are some ideas for day two: cast your line with a fishing tour and then explore the galleries of Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Dubrovnik travel site .

Traveling by bus from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Kotor.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Church of St. Ignatius of Loyola ©
Fishing Charters & Tours

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Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor ©
Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Maritime Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Blazena Ozana, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Monastery and Church of St. Clare, then take a memorable drive along Viewing Point at the Road Kotor-Lovcen, and finally steep yourself in history at Kampana Tower.

To see reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Kotor trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Dubrovnik to Kotor in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Dubrovnik in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Kotor, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Kotor

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Church of Blazena Ozana ©
Church of Blazena Ozana
Maritime Museum ©
Maritime Museum
Kampana Tower ©
Kampana Tower

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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo, enjoy breathtaking views from The Yellow Fortress, then contemplate the long history of Old Sarajevo Clock Tower, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum Of Crimes Against Humanity And Genocide 1992-1995. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Katedrala Sarajevo and then get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Sarajevo trip planning website .

Getting from Kotor to Sarajevo by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites Museums
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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Godollo, step into the grandiose world of Visegrad Citadel, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Budatower. Keep things going the next day: identify plant and animal life at Harmashatarhegy and then step into the grandiose world of Bory Castle.

Before you visit Budapest, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by flight from Sarajevo to Budapest takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In May in Budapest, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

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Visegrad Citadel, Bory Castle, Royal Palace of Godollo
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Royal Palace of Godollo ©
Royal Palace of Godollo
Visegrad Citadel ©
Visegrad Citadel
Bory Castle ©
Bory Castle

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Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
On the 13th (Wed), head outdoors with Sad Janka Krala and then contemplate the waterfront views at Tyrsovo nabrezie.

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

Getting from Budapest to Bratislava by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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Sad Janka Krala ©
Sad Janka Krala
Tyrsovo nabrezie ©
Tyrsovo nabrezie

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip itinerary planning tool .

You can drive from Bratislava to Vienna in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Stift Klosterneuburg, Burg Liechtenstein
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Kirche am Steinhof ©
Kirche am Steinhof
Stift Klosterneuburg ©
Stift Klosterneuburg
Cafe Gloriette ©
Cafe Gloriette

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 15th (Fri), get outside with Prague for Two, then brush up on your military savvy at National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ss. Cyril and Methodius Cathedral, and finally walk around Park Průhonice. On the 16th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Speculum Alchemiae Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Loreta Praha, then steep yourself in history at Lidice Memorial, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Památník Terezín - Národní hřbitov.

To see maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Prague online route planner .

Getting from Vienna to Prague by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May in Prague, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Parks Tours

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Park Průhonice, Památník Terezín - Národní hřbitov, Lidice Memorial
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St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral ©
 Park Průhonice ©
Park Průhonice

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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
To find ratings and tourist information, read our Cesky Krumlov online trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Prague to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Cesky Krumlov are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. On the 17th (Sun), you'll travel to Steyr.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites Parks Museums

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Steyr, Austria

Steyr ©
Steyr is a statutory city, located in the Austrian federal state of Upper Austria. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Loretokappelle Christkindl and then get outside with Unterhimmel Au.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Steyr travel planner .

Traveling by car from Cesky Krumlov to Steyr takes 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Gmunden.

Things to do in Steyr

Outdoors Historic Sites
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Loretokappelle Christkindl ©
Loretokappelle Christkindl

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Gmunden, Austria

Gmunden ©
Gmunden is a town in Upper Austria, Austria in the district of Gmunden. Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): stroll around Viktoria-Luise-Park, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Kleiner Sonnstein, then trek along Miesweg, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Treppelweg entlang der Traun.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Gmunden trip maker website .

Traveling by car from Steyr to Gmunden takes an hour. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Gmunden

Parks Outdoors Trails

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Kleiner Sonnstein
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Kleiner Sonnstein ©
Kleiner Sonnstein
Treppelweg entlang der Traun ©
Treppelweg entlang der Traun

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Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hallstatt online road trip planner .

Traveling by train from Gmunden to Hallstatt takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. You'll set off for Salzburg on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Hallstatt

Parks Outdoors Nature

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 19th (Tue), examine the collection at FAHRTRAUM, then fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Blasius Church.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Salzburg travel planner .

Drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daytime highs in Salzburg are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Millstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Adventure Outdoors

Side Trips

Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain, FAHRTRAUM
Highlights from your plan
Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain ©
Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain
St. Blasius Church ©
St. Blasius Church
Parasailing & Paragliding

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Millstatt, Austria

Millstatt
Millstatt am See is a market town of the Spittal an der Drau District in Carinthia, Austria. To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Millstatt sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Millstatt takes 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Millstatt are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. You'll set off for Lienz on the 20th (Wed).

Things to do in Millstatt

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

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Lienz, Austria

Lienz ©
Lienz is a medieval town in the Austrian state of Tyrol. Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andra (Church of St. Andrew).

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Lienz trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Millstatt to Lienz in 1.5 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Heiligenblut.

Things to do in Lienz

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
St. Andra (Church of St. Andrew) ©
St. Andra (Church of St. Andrew)

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Heiligenblut, Austria

Heiligenblut ©
Heiligenblut am Großglockner is a municipality in the district of Spittal an der Drau in Carinthia, Austria.GeographyAt the northwestern edge of Carinthia and bordering East Tyrol and the state of Salzburg state, Heiligenblut is located in a high valley of the High Tauern range within the Central Eastern Alps. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Church of St Vincent and then make a trip to Vodopad Jungfernsprung.

For ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Heiligenblut trip itinerary builder website .

You can drive from Lienz to Heiligenblut in an hour. Another option is to take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Heiligenblut are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can go by car to Maria Alm.

Things to do in Heiligenblut

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Vodopad Jungfernsprung ©
Vodopad Jungfernsprung

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Maria Alm, Austria

Maria Alm
To see ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Maria Alm trip planner .

Getting from Heiligenblut to Maria Alm by car takes about 2 hours. In May, daytime highs in Maria Alm are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 21st (Thu), you're off toZell am See.

Things to do in Maria Alm

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

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Zell am See, Austria

Zell am See ©
Despite its small size, Zell am See is a well-visited tourist destination known mostly as a ski resort town, and it serves as an important transportation hub for the region.
On the 21st (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St.Margareta Church and then hike along New Schmittenhohe Mountain Paths.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Zell am See trip builder app .

Zell am See is just a short distance from Maria Alm. In May, daytime highs in Zell am See are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can drive to Kufstein.

Things to do in Zell am See

Parks Outdoors Trails

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St.Margareta Church
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St.Margareta Church ©
St.Margareta Church

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Kufstein, Austria

Kufstein
Kufstein is a town in the Austrian state of Tyrol, the administrative seat of Kufstein District. For traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read our Kufstein trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by car from Zell am See to Kufstein takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Kufstein can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. You will leave for Alpbach on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Kufstein

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

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Alpbach, Austria

Alpbach
Alpbach is a town in western Austria in the state of Tyrol.HistoryThe earliest written record of the name Alpbach comes from 1150, although human settlement is known to have begun there before and around the year 1000, and a bronze axe found at Steinberger Joch in 1860 suggests that the route was already in use in the Hallstatt period.Christianity was first brought to the region in the 7th and 8th centuries by Irish and Scottish monks, and the patron saint of the parish church is in fact St. To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Alpbach journey builder site .

Getting from Kufstein to Alpbach by car takes about an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You'll set off for Innsbruck on the 22nd (Fri).

Things to do in Alpbach

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Schlick 2000, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Wilten, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spitalskirche.

Make your Innsbruck itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Alpbach to Innsbruck in an hour. In May, daily temperatures in Innsbruck can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can drive to Seefeld in Tirol.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trip

Schlick 2000
Highlights from your plan
Schlick 2000 ©
Schlick 2000
Basilica Wilten ©
Basilica Wilten

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Seefeld in Tirol, Austria

Seefeld in Tirol
To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Seefeld in Tirol holiday website .

Seefeld in Tirol is very close to Innsbruck. When traveling from Innsbruck in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Seefeld in Tirol: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 7°C at night. On the 23rd (Sat), you'll travel to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Seefeld in Tirol

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

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Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
On the 23rd (Sat), examine the collection at Haus der Musik - Fruchtkasten am Schillerplatz, then examine the collection at Haus der Musik at the Fruchtkasten Stuttgart, and then examine the collection at Stauffenberg-Erinnerungsstaette. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of StadtPalais – Museum fur Stuttgart, take an in-depth tour of Haus Der Geschichte Baden-Wurttemberg, then appreciate the history behind Bismarck Tower, then explore the galleries of Theodor-Heuss-Haus, and finally don't miss a visit to Flughafen Stuttgart Besucherterrasse.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Stuttgart online itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Seefeld in Tirol to Stuttgart takes 4 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Stuttgart can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Stauffenberg-Erinnerungsstaette ©
Stauffenberg-Erinnerungsstaette
Theodor-Heuss-Haus ©
Theodor-Heuss-Haus
StadtPalais – Museum fur Stuttgart ©

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Baden-Baden, Germany

Baden-Baden
Scenically located at the edge of the Black Forest, Baden-Baden offers scenery, culture, and relaxation in addition to a vibrant nightlife and dining scene, specializing in traditional German dishes.
For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Baden-Baden trip planner .

Traveling by car from Stuttgart to Baden-Baden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Baden-Baden, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. You will leave for Strasbourg on the 25th (Mon).

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Parks Historic Sites Museums

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Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Palais du Rhin, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catholic Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune, pause for some photo ops at Aubette (L'), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Old Saint Peter's Church, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Eglise Saint-Nicolas.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Strasbourg trip maker app .

Strasbourg is very close to Baden-Baden. In May, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Colmar.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Historic Sites
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Catholic Church Saint-Pierre-le-Jeune ©
Old Saint Peter's Church ©
Old Saint Peter's Church
Eglise Saint-Nicolas ©
Eglise Saint-Nicolas

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Colmar, France

Colmar ©
Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): stop by Maison Adolph, admire the landmark architecture of Maison Schongauer, admire the landmark architecture of Salle du Corps de Garde, then admire the landmark architecture of Synagogue of Colmar, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Protestante Saint-Matthieu, and finally admire the local landmark of Fontaine du Petit Vigneron.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Colmar trip itinerary planner.

Colmar is just a short distance from Strasbourg. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Basel.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Maison Schongauer ©
Maison Schongauer
Eglise Protestante Saint-Matthieu ©
Eglise Protestante Saint-Matthieu
Salle du Corps de Garde ©
Salle du Corps de Garde

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Basel, Switzerland

Basel
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
On the 28th (Thu), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Martinskirche.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Basel visit planner.

Drive from Colmar to Basel in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Basel are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. On the 28th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lucerne.

Things to do in Basel

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, take in the waterfront at Nadelwehr, then get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthauskirche, and finally examine the collection at Richard Wagner Museum.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Lucerne tour itinerary maker tool .

You can take a train from Basel to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Lucerne are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Lucerne

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Nadelwehr ©
Nadelwehr
Richard Wagner Museum ©
Richard Wagner Museum
Room Escape Games

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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 28th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, pause for some serene contemplation at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, identify plant and animal life at Alpenwildpark, then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Village. Keep things going the next day: take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then head outdoors with Bumblebee Hanggliding Interlaken, then have some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken, and finally stroll around Hohematte Park.

Make your Interlaken itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Interlaken takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May in Interlaken, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Gruyeres.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Nature Fun & Games

Side Trips

Aletsch Glacier, Lauterbrunnen Village
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Lauterbrunnen Village ©
Lauterbrunnen Village
Speed Boats Tours

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Gruyeres, Switzerland

Gruyeres
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
To find maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Gruyeres day trip planning site .

Drive from Interlaken to Gruyeres in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Gruyeres are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. You will leave for Lausanne on the 30th (Sat).

Things to do in Gruyeres

Outdoors Parks Tours

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Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Francis, get a sense of history and politics at Palace of Justice, examine the collection at Palais Rumine, then get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Zoology - Lausanne, then examine the collection at Musee Cantonal des Beaux-Arts, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Rue de Bourg.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Lausanne trip planner .

Traveling by car from Gruyeres to Lausanne takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Geneva.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Palais Rumine ©
Palais Rumine
Musee Cantonal des Beaux-Arts ©
Musee Cantonal des Beaux-Arts
Museum of Zoology - Lausanne ©
Museum of Zoology - Lausanne

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Geneva day trip planning app .

Traveling by train from Lausanne to Geneva takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. On the 25th (Mon), you'll travel to Annecy.

Things to do in Geneva

Nightlife Museums Parks

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Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): head off the coast to Ile des Cygnes, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Maurice, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of St. Francis, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Pierre, and finally don't miss a visit to Notre-Dame de Liesse.

To find reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Annecy day trip planner.

You can drive from Geneva to Annecy in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Lyon.

Things to do in Annecy

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Church of St. Maurice ©
Church of St. Maurice
Church of St. Francis ©
Church of St. Francis
Cathedrale Saint-Pierre ©
Cathedrale Saint-Pierre

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Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): don't miss a visit to Eglise Saint-Bonaventure, take an in-depth tour of Musee de l'Imprimerie de Lyon, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Georges.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lyon trip itinerary builder site .

You can drive from Annecy to Lyon in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Lyon can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 18°C. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Clermont-Ferrand.

Things to do in Lyon

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eglise Saint-Bonaventure ©
Eglise Saint-Bonaventure
Eglise Saint Georges ©
Eglise Saint Georges

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Clermont-Ferrand, France

Clermont-Ferrand
Famous for its chain of extinct volcanoes surrounding Clermont-Ferrand includes the highest Puy-de-Dôme volcano only 13 km (8 mi) from its city center.
To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Clermont-Ferrand trip planner .

Traveling by car from Lyon to Clermont-Ferrand takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Lyon in June, plan for little chillier nights in Clermont-Ferrand, with lows around 15°C. On the 2nd (Tue), you'll travel to Lourdes.

Things to do in Clermont-Ferrand

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

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Lourdes, France

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle de l'Adoration., pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Sainte-Bernadette, then get to know the fascinating history of Maison Paternelle De Sainte Bernadette, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Sainte-Bernadette.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lourdes trip maker .

Drive from Clermont-Ferrand to Lourdes in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of bus and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eglise Sainte-Bernadette ©
Eglise Sainte-Bernadette
Musee Sainte-Bernadette ©