56 days in Europe Itinerary

56 days in Europe Itinerary

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Antwerp, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Leuven, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
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Arjuzanx, France
— 1 night
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Nice, France
— 6 nights
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Palermo, Italy
— 3 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Leeds, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
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Halle (Saale), Germany
— 2 nights
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Dresden, Germany
— 4 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights

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Antwerp, Belgium

Antwerp ©
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Gravensteen and Graslei and Korenlei will appeal to history buffs. STAM Ghent City Museum and Museum Plantin-Moretus will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Ghent (St Michael's Bridge, Ghent City Center, &more) and Molsbroek (in Lokeren). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, get to know the fascinating history of Cogels Osylei, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady, and make a trip to Grote Markt.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Antwerp holiday website.

Leipzig, Germany to Antwerp is an approximately 6-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can drive to Leuven.

Things to do in Antwerp

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

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Castle
Gravensteen
4.4
Historic Walking Area
Ghent City Center
4.8
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Pier / Boardwalk
Graslei and Korenlei
4.8

2
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Leuven, Belgium

Leuven ©
The ancient city of Leuven supports an old Catholic university and offers interesting architecture, botanical gardens, and great breweries.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Stedelijk Museum Aarschot, then surround yourself with nature on Grote Netewoud - Meerhout, and then head outdoors with TODI - The Ultimate Diving Experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Arenberg Castle, then don't miss a visit to Groot Begijnhof, then look for gifts at Antoine by Patrick Aubrion, and finally get engrossed in the history at Damien Museum.

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You can drive from Antwerp to Leuven in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Leuven can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Leuven

Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours · Museums

Side Trips

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Nature / Wildlife Tour
Grote Netewoud - Meerhout
5.0
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Specialty Museum
Stedelijk Museum Aarschot
4.6

5
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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Groeningemuseum and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM). Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Grand Place and Historic Centre of Brugge. Venture out of the city with trips to Bruges (Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie, Belfry of Bruges, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, see the interesting displays at Belgian Comic Strip Center, make a trip to Atomium, and contemplate the long history of Parc du Cinquantenaire.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Brussels travel planner.

Traveling by car from Leuven to Brussels takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. March in Brussels sees daily highs of 10°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

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Specialty Museum
Belgian Comic Strip Center
2.7
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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8
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World heritage site
Historic Centre of Brugge
4.8

5
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see The Trianons & The Hamlet, which is approximately 40 minutes away. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Montmartre, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paris travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. March in Paris sees daily highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Tue) early enough to travel to Arjuzanx.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Must see
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

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Arjuzanx, France

Arjuzanx ©
On the 17th (Wed), identify plant and animal life at Site d'Arjuzanx.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Arjuzanx vacation website.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Paris to Arjuzanx. Traveling from Paris in March, you will find days in Arjuzanx are somewhat warmer (19°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). On the 17th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Arjuzanx

Wildlife · Parks
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Wildlife Area
Site d'Arjuzanx
4.7

6
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Palais Lascaris and Musée des Beaux-Arts de Nice. Lérins Islands and Le Sentier du Littoral, Cap d'Antibes are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Chapelle Saint-Bernardin (in Antibes), Massif du Tanneron (in Tanneron) and Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews (in La Napoule-Plage). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, steep yourself in history at La cité médiévale, and explore the galleries of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Nice sightseeing planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Arjuzanx to Nice. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Arjuzanx in March, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Historic Walking Area
Saint-Paul de Vence
4.6

3
nights
Palermo, Italy

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Cattedrale di Palermo and Museo Archeologico Regionale "Antonino Salinas". Museo dell'Acciuga and Santuario Santa Rosalia will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Palermo side-trips: Termini Imerese (Chiesa Santa Caterina D’Alessandria & Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese) and Duomo di Monreale (in Monreale). And it doesn't end there: admire the landmark architecture of Norman Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Cataldo, stroll the grounds of Catacombe dei Cappuccini, and examine the collection at Museum of tiles Stanze al Genio.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Palermo trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Nice to Palermo in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Palermo

Side Trips

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh Castle and The Real Mary King's Close will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore National Museum of Scotland and Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty (in Seahouses), Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre (in Berwick upon Tweed) and Church of Saint Aidan Bamburgh (in Bamburgh). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Dalhousie Castle Falconry, admire the masterpieces at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, take in the exciting artwork at The Red Door Gallery, and get curious at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh sightseeing planner.

Getting from Palermo to Edinburgh by flight takes about 10 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Palermo to Edinburgh is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Leeds.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Side Trips

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Must see
Edinburgh Castle
4.4
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Natural History Museum
National Museum of Scotland
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Royal Yacht Britannia
4.7

6
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Leeds, United Kingdom

Leeds ©

Capital of the North

One of the most cosmopolitan, innovative, and prosperous cities in the country, Leeds went from a run-down mill town to a hip 21st-century urban center in just a few decades.
Appreciate the collections at National Railway Museum and The York Dungeon. Get a sense of the local culture at York Castle Museum and York's Chocolate Story. Get out of town with these interesting Leeds side-trips: York (Treasurer's House, York Minster, &more), SMJ Falconry (in Oxenhope) and York Bird of Prey Centre (in Huby). There's lots more to do: get a dose of the wild on Peak Mountaineering, identify plant and animal life at National Centre for Birds of Prey, contemplate the long history of Guiseley Well, and see the interesting displays at Royal Armouries Museum.

Discover how to plan a Leeds trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Take a train from Edinburgh to Leeds in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Leeds can reach 8°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Leeds

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
National Railway Museum
4.7
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Specialty Museum
York Castle Museum
4.6

6
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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and Westminster Abbey. Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum and Victoria and Albert Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Coda Falconry (in Waltham Abbey), Petersham Meadows (in Richmond-upon-Thames) and Imperial Bird of Prey Academy (in Billericay). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Joe's Bows, don't miss a visit to Tower of London, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our London trip planner.

You can take a train from Leeds to London in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In April in London, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in London

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Joe's Bows
5.0
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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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Art Museum
The British Museum
4.7

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Alte Pinakothek and BMW Welt will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nymphenburg Palace and St. Michael's Church. And it doesn't end there: engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, examine the collection at BMW Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Asamkirche.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Munich route tool.

Fly from London to Munich in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In April, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Halle (Saale).

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Munich Residenz
4.5
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5
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Art Museum
Alte Pinakothek
4.5

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Halle (Saale), Germany

Halle (Saale) ©
Halle is a city in the southern part of the German state Saxony-Anhalt.Halle is an economic and educational center in central-eastern Germany. On the 16th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Kunstmuseum Moritzburg Halle (Saale), examine the collection at Halloren Schokoladenfabrik AG, admire the striking features of Marktschlosschen, then don't miss a visit to Marktkirche Unser Lieben Frauen, then see the interesting displays at Beatles Museum, and finally see the interesting displays at Die Neue Residenz. Keep things going the next day: take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum fuer Vorgeschichte Halle, take some stellar pictures from Oberburg Giebichenstein, then stroll through Gartenreich Dessau-Worlitz, and finally admire the striking features of Bauhaus Dessau Foundation.

To see ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Halle (Saale) trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by train from Munich to Halle (Saale) takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Munich in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 8°C in Halle (Saale). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Dresden.

Things to do in Halle (Saale)

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Gartenreich Dessau-Worlitz
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Beatles Museum
4.4

4
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Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©

Florence of the North

Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Dresden Zwinger and Transport Museum Dresden. Get some cultural insight at Albertinum and Neues Grünes Gewölbe. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dresden: Obere Schleuse Kirnitschklamm (in Hinterhermsdorf) and Koenigstein Fortress (in Koenigstein). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden, explore the world behind art at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, don't miss a visit to Katholische Hofkirche, and examine the collection at Panometer Dresden.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Dresden vacation builder website.

Traveling by car from Halle (Saale) to Dresden takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Halle (Saale) in April since evenings lows in Dresden dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Wildlife

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Art Museum
The Dresden Zwinger
4.8
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Art Museum
Albertinum
4.4

4
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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Charlottenburg Palace and Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, make a trip to Reichstag Building, pause for some serene contemplation at Berliner Dom, and wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Berlin planning website.

Traveling by car from Dresden to Berlin takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can catch the train back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Pergamonmuseum
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Topography of Terror
4.5

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