57 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific & Canada Itinerary

57 days in Europe, Asia, South Pacific & Canada Itinerary

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Aarhus, Denmark
— 3 nights
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Potsdam, Germany
— 2 nights
4
Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Heidelberg, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Stuttgart, Germany
— 3 nights
7
Vaduz, Liechtenstein
— 1 night
8
Glarus, Switzerland
— 1 night
9
Trieste, Italy
— 2 nights
10
Apetlon, Austria
— 1 day
11
Tula, Russia
— 2 nights
12
Fukuoka, Japan
— 2 nights
13
Sydney, Australia
— 4 nights
14
Pokolbin, Australia
— 2 nights
15
Hobart, Australia
— 2 nights
16
Niagara Falls, Canada
— 2 nights
17
Toronto, Canada
— 4 nights
18
Bayeux, France
— 4 nights
19
Rouen, France
— 4 nights
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Lille, France
— 3 nights

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands

Den Bosch ©
The fortified city of Den Bosch impresses with its well-preserved 16th- and 17th-century architecture.
Your inner history buff will appreciate World Heritage Kinderdijk and Grote Kerk Den Bosch. You'll explore and learn at Jheronimus Bosch Art Center and Groot Tuighuis. Change things up with these side-trips from Den Bosch: Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen (in Oisterwijk), Regte Heide & Riels Laag (in Riel) and Park Merwestein (in Dordrecht). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of De Wonderlijke Klim, take an in-depth tour of Noordbrabants Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Cathedral, and get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Den Bosch online trip maker.

Leicester, UK to Den Bosch is an approximately 6.5-hour combination of car and flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Leicester to Den Bosch. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Aarhus.

Things to do in Den Bosch

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

World Heritage Kinderdijk, Oisterwijkse Bossen en Vennen, Regte Heide & Riels Laag, Park Merwestein
Highlights from your plan
World Heritage Kinderdijk ©
World Heritage Kinderdijk
Regte Heide & Riels Laag ©
Regte Heide & Riels Laag
St. John's Cathedral ©
St. John's Cathedral

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Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
You'll explore and learn at Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum and Den Gamle By. Get a sense of the local culture at Helligaandskirken and Fredenskirken. There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Aarslev Engso, take in the spiritual surroundings of Aarhus Domkirke, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Elsted Kirke, and engage your brain at Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Aarhus vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Den Bosch to Aarhus. In September, daytime highs in Aarhus are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Potsdam.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Helligaandskirken ©
Helligaandskirken
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

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Potsdam, Germany

Potsdam
Formerly an official residence of the Prussian kings, Potsdam is surrounded by a series of interconnected lakes, parks, and palaces.
On the 8th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Schloss Cecilienhof, pause for some serene contemplation at Gemeinde der Russisch-Orthodoxen Kirche, and then take an in-depth tour of Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen. On the 9th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Neues Palais, admire the natural beauty at Potsdam's Gardens, step into the grandiose world of Sanssouci Palace, thencontemplate the long history of Stiftung Gedenkstatte Lindenstrasse, and finally see the interesting displays at URANIA-Planetarium.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Potsdam visit planner.

Getting from Aarhus to Potsdam by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Potsdam

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Highlights from your plan
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Sanssouci Palace ©
Sanssouci Palace
Schloss Cecilienhof ©
Schloss Cecilienhof

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 10th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Wallraf-Richartz Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Ludwig. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): look for all kinds of wild species at Lindenthaler Tierpark, look for all kinds of wild species at Wildpark, thensteep yourself in history at Domschatzkammer, and finally take a leisurely stroll along Frankenwerft.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Cologne trip itinerary builder website.

Fly from Potsdam to Cologne in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September in Cologne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Cologne

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Museum Ludwig ©
Museum Ludwig
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum

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Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Palatinate (Kurpfalzisches Museum) and restaurant, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Heidelberg, thencontemplate the long history of Student Jail (Studentenkarzer), thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Klosterkirche Lobenfeld, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Deutsche Greifenwarte. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Kulturhaus LA8, admire the masterpieces at Museum Frieder Burda, thenexamine the collection at Stadtmuseum Baden-Baden, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Russe.

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Heidelberg itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Cologne to Heidelberg takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. In September, daily temperatures in Heidelberg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Stuttgart.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Baden-Baden, Klosterkirche Lobenfeld, Deutsche Greifenwarte
Highlights from your plan
Museum Frieder Burda ©
Museum Frieder Burda
Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Stadtmuseum Baden-Baden ©
Stadtmuseum Baden-Baden

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Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Mercedes-Benz Museum and Staatsgalerie. Museum-lovers will appreciate Porsche Museum and Landesmuseum Wurttemberg. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stuttgart: Baden-Baden (Geroldsau Waterfall, Hohenbaden Castle, &more) and Eninger Weide (in Eningen unter Achalm). There's more to do: get engrossed in the history at StadtPalais – Museum fur Stuttgart and make a trip to Fernsehturm Stuttgart.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Stuttgart road trip site.

Drive from Heidelberg to Stuttgart in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In September in Stuttgart, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Vaduz.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Baden-Baden, Eninger Weide
Highlights from your plan
Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
Porsche Museum ©
Porsche Museum
Hohenbaden Castle ©
Hohenbaden Castle

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night
Vaduz, Liechtenstein

Vaduz ©
As the capital of Liechtenstein, Vaduz is the country's financial and economic hub.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein, examine the collection at Postal Museum, stop by Hoi Liechtenstein - Geschenke & Souvenir Boutique, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Florin, thendo a tasting at Wine Cellars of the Prince of Liechtenstein, and finally step into the grandiose world of Vaduz Castle.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Vaduz visit planner.

Traveling by car from Stuttgart to Vaduz takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Glarus.

Things to do in Vaduz

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Vaduz Castle ©
Vaduz Castle
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein ©
Kunstmuseum Liechtenstein
Cathedral of St. Florin ©
Cathedral of St. Florin

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Glarus, Switzerland

Glarus ©
The Canton of Glarus is a canton in east central Switzerland. On the 18th (Fri), explore the fascinating underground world of Landesplattenberg Engi, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Stadtkirche, and finally see the interesting displays at Museum des Landes Glarus - Freulerpalast.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Glarus online itinerary planner.

Getting from Vaduz to Glarus by car takes about an hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Trieste.

Things to do in Glarus

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Landesplattenberg Engi, Museum des Landes Glarus - Freulerpalast
Highlights from your plan
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona ©
Swiss Tectonic Arena Sardona
Museum des Landes Glarus - Freulerpalast ©
Museum des Landes Glarus - Freulerpalast
Stadtkirche ©
Stadtkirche

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Trieste, Italy

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Popular historic sites such as Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico and Basilica di Aquileia are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio and Santuario di Sant'Antonio a Gemona. Get out of town with these interesting Trieste side-trips: Osterreichisch-Ungarischer Kriegerfriedhof (in Fogliano Redipuglia), Riserva Naturale Valle Cavanata (in Fossalon) and Casa delle Farfalle (in Bordano). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Riserva Naturale Marina di Miramare, make a trip to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Beata Maria Vergine Assunta.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Trieste trip maker website.

Getting from Glarus to Trieste by car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Glarus in September, things will get a bit warmer in Trieste: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel to Apetlon.

Things to do in Trieste

Wildlife Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Osterreichisch-Ungarischer Kriegerfriedhof, Riserva Naturale Valle Cavanata , Beata Maria Vergine Assunta, Casa delle Farfalle, Basilica di Aquileia
Highlights from your plan
Casa delle Farfalle ©
Casa delle Farfalle
Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico ©
Castello di Miramare - Museo Storico
Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio ©
Sito Paleontologico Dinosauro Antonio

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Apetlon, Austria

Apetlon ©
Apetlon is a market town in the district of Neusiedl am See in Burgenland in Austria. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): learn about winemaking at Weinlandhof Salzl, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Vogelschutzgebiet Lange Lacke, and then do a tasting at Weingut Markus Tschida.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Apetlon trip planner.

Getting from Trieste to Apetlon by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and car. While traveling from Trieste, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Apetlon, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Tula.

Things to do in Apetlon

Wineries Wildlife Parks

Side Trip

Weinlandhof Salzl
Highlights from your plan
Weingut Markus Tschida ©
Weingut Markus Tschida
Vogelschutzgebiet Lange Lacke ©
Vogelschutzgebiet Lange Lacke
Weinlandhof Salzl ©
Weinlandhof Salzl

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Tula, Russia

Tula ©
Though Tula is best known for Leo Tolstoy's country estate, the city has plenty of additional cultural and historical intrigue.
You'll explore and learn at Yasnaya Polyana and Kulikovo field. Tula State Museum of Weapons and Museum of Samovars and Bouillottes are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Annunciation of the Blessed Virgin, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Elijah Church, explore the world behind art at IllyuziON, and steep yourself in history at Cathedral of the Assumption.

For more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Tula journey maker site.

Explore your travel options from Apetlon to Tula with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Apetlon to Tula is 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fukuoka.

Things to do in Tula

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Yasnaya Polyana, Museum of Samovars and Bouillottes, Kulikovo field
Highlights from your plan
Yasnaya Polyana ©
Yasnaya Polyana
Kulikovo field ©
Kulikovo field

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Fukuoka, Japan

Fukuoka
The largest city on the island, Fukuoka formed through the merger of two former cities that had grown up either side of the Naka River.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kamado Shrine, explore the historical opulence of Onojo - Chikuzenkoku, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dazaifu Tenman-gu, take in nature's colorful creations at Komyozen-ji Temple, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Kushida Shrine, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hakatamachiya Furusatokan. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Old Ito Denemon House, take an in-depth tour of Ozuka Ancient Burial Mound Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oita Hachimangu Shrine, thencontemplate the long history of Nanzoin, and finally explore the world behind art at Fukuoka Asian Art Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Fukuoka trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Tula to Fukuoka. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Tula to Fukuoka. In September, daytime highs in Fukuoka are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can travel to Sydney.

Things to do in Fukuoka

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Dazaifu, Iizuka, Onojo - Chikuzenkoku, Ozuka Ancient Burial Mound Museum, Nanzoin
Highlights from your plan
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Dazaifu Tenman-gu
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum ©
Fukuoka Asian Art Museum
Komyozen-ji Temple ©
Komyozen-ji Temple

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Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Get some cultural insight at Sydney Opera House and Art Gallery of New South Wales. Popular historic sites such as The Rocks and Justice & Police Museum are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Australian National Maritime Museum, take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, explore the world behind art at Brett Whiteley Studio, and snap pictures at Sydney Harbour Bridge.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Sydney trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Fukuoka to Sydney takes 14.5 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fukuoka to Sydney. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Fukuoka in September; daily highs in Sydney reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Pokolbin.

Things to do in Sydney

Museums Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Sydney Opera House ©
Sydney Opera House
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Australian National Maritime Museum ©
Australian National Maritime Museum

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Pokolbin, Australia

Pokolbin ©
With its first vineyards established in the mid 19th century, wine tourism in Pokolbin remains a major draw.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): do a tasting at Harkham Wines, learn about winemaking at Ivanhoe Wines, thendo a tasting at Ernest Hill Wines, and finally learn about winemaking at Leogate Estate Wines. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Watagans National Park and then go for a walk through Mount Sugarloaf.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Pokolbin holiday builder app.

Traveling by car from Sydney to Pokolbin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Sydney in October, Pokolbin is a bit cooler at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Hobart.

Things to do in Pokolbin

Wildlife Parks Wineries

Side Trips

Mount Sugarloaf, Watagans National Park, Ernest Hill Wines
Highlights from your plan
Harkham Wines ©
Harkham Wines
Ernest Hill Wines ©
Ernest Hill Wines
Ivanhoe Wines ©
Ivanhoe Wines

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Hobart, Australia

Hobart ©
Snaking up the side of a rounded, tree-dotted hill, Hobart sits between Tasmania’s sprawling mountains and the vast estuary of the River Derwent.
Port Arthur Historic Site and Tasmanian Museum and Art Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) and Cascades Female Factory Historic Site. Get out of town with these interesting Hobart side-trips: Tasmanian Devil Unzoo (in Taranna) and Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary (in Brighton). The adventure continues: take in the awesome beauty at Mount Wellington and admire the natural beauty at Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Hobart online vacation planner.

Getting from Pokolbin to Hobart by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry. In October, Hobart is little chillier than Pokolbin - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Niagara Falls.

Things to do in Hobart

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tasmanian Devil Unzoo, Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary, Museum of Old and New Art (Mona), Port Arthur Historic Site
Highlights from your plan
Port Arthur Historic Site ©
Port Arthur Historic Site
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary ©
Bonorong Wildlife Sanctuary
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona) ©
Museum of Old and New Art (Mona)

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Niagara Falls, Canada

Niagara Falls ©
Indisputably one of the world's most impressive natural sights, Niagara Falls straddle the United States/Canada border, marking the spot at which a thundering river plunges over a major escarpment.
Get some cultural insight at White Water Walk and Niagara River Recreation Trail. The adventure continues: look for all kinds of wild species at Butterfly Conservatory, take in the dramatic scenery at Horseshoe Falls, make a trip to Niagara Falls Canada, and explore and take pictures at Journey Behind the Falls.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Niagara Falls online trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Hobart to Niagara Falls. You'll gain 15 hours traveling from Hobart to Niagara Falls due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can drive to Toronto.

Things to do in Niagara Falls

Parks Nature Trails

Side Trip

Niagara River Recreation Trail
Highlights from your plan
Butterfly Conservatory ©
Butterfly Conservatory
White Water Walk ©
White Water Walk
Niagara River Recreation Trail ©
Niagara River Recreation Trail

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Toronto, Canada

Toronto
Possibly the world's most diverse city, Toronto houses over 80 ethnic communities speaking nearly 150 different languages or dialects.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Casa Loma and The Distillery District. Museum-lovers will get to explore Royal Ontario Museum and Hockey Hall of Fame. And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from CN Tower, learn about all things military at Fort York National Historic Site, observe the fascinating underwater world at Ripley's Aquarium of Canada, and hunt for treasures at St. Lawrence Market.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Toronto tour planner.

Drive from Niagara Falls to Toronto in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Bayeux.

Things to do in Toronto

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
CN Tower
CN Tower
Casa Loma ©
Casa Loma
Royal Ontario Museum
Royal Ontario Museum

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Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Normandie Savoir-Faire will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Mont Saint-Michel and Normandy American Cemetery. Explore Bayeux's surroundings by going to Ranville (Pegasus Memorial & Cimetières Militaires), Eglise Saint-Pierre (in Caen) and Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel (in Mont-Saint-Michel). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Omaha Beach, witness the site of a historic battle at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, pause for some photo ops at Croix de Guerre 5th Engineer Special Brigade, and explore the historical opulence of Chateau Guillaume-le-Conquerant.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bayeux itinerary planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Toronto to Bayeux in 14.5 hours. Traveling from Toronto to Bayeux, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, daytime highs in Bayeux are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Rouen.

Things to do in Bayeux

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Colleville-sur-Mer, Ranville, Mont-Saint-Michel, Espace Musee Charles Leandre, Eglise Saint-Pierre
Highlights from your plan
Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Normandy American Cemetery ©
Normandy American Cemetery
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux

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Rouen, France

Rouen ©
Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen and Chapelle du College des Jesuites will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Fondation Claude Monet and Cote Sainte-Catherine. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rouen: Chateau des Tourelles (in Vernon), Fishing Charters & Tours (in Dieppe) and Caresse de Tigre (in La Mailleraye-sur-Seine). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, examine the collection at Verrerie, Centre Culturel du Manoir de Fontaine, pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Patrice, and take an in-depth tour of Musee Vie et Metiers d'Autrefois.

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Traveling by car from Bayeux to Rouen takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lille.

Things to do in Rouen

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blangy-sur-Bresle, Chapelle du College des Jesuites, Eglise Saint-Germain, Chateau des Tourelles, Fishing Charters & Tours
Highlights from your plan
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen ©
Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen

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Lille, France

Lille ©
On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Appreciate the collections at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut and Musée du Louvre-Lens. La Coupole and Old Stock Exchange are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Lille to Aire-sur-la-Lys to see Collegiale Saint-Pierre about 52 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille, see the interesting displays at Musee La Piscine, don't miss a visit to Grande Place, and meet the residents at Lille Zoo.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Lille using our trip planner.

You can drive from Rouen to Lille in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In October in Lille, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to catch the train back home.

Things to do in Lille

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Collegiale Saint-Pierre, Musée du Louvre-Lens, Musee La Piscine, La Coupole
Highlights from your plan
La Coupole ©
La Coupole
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille ©
Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille

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