57 days in Germany, United Kingdom & Belgium Itinerary

57 days in Germany, United Kingdom & Belgium Itinerary

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57 days in Germany, United Kingdom & Belgium Itinerary

Start: Paris, France
Fly:  5​h 15​min
1
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
4
Fort William, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
5
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Ullapool, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  6​h
7
Caernarfon, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
Ambleside, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
9
York, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
10
Gloucester, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
11
Bath, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
12
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
+2
Drive + train + Drive:  3​h 15​min
13
Bruges, Belgium
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
14
Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
End: Paris, France

4
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Nymphenburg Palace and New Pinakothek. Munich Residenz and Deutsches Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site (in Dachau), Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Hohenschwangau) and Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, and admire the landmark architecture of Asam Church.

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

Paris, France to Munich is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Paris in March since evenings lows in Munich dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site, Schloss Neuschwanstein, Kaiserburg Nurnberg, Partnachklamm
Highlights from your plan
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pergamonmuseum and Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Your inner history buff will appreciate Charlottenburg Palace and Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church. When in Berlin, make a side trip to see Frauenkirche in Dresden, approximately 2 hours away. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Topographie des Terrors, steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and admire the architecture and history at THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin.

To find maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin travel planning app .

Traveling by flight from Munich to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Frauenkirche
Highlights from your plan
THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin ©
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topographie des Terrors ©
Topographie des Terrors

4
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Let the collections at National Museum of Scotland and Royal Yacht Britannia capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Edinburgh Castle and Camera Obscura and World of Illusions. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Glasgow (People's Palace and Winter Gardens & Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum) and Strathblane Falconry (in Strathblane). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at BobCat Alpacas, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh journey builder site .

You can fly from Berlin to Edinburgh in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Fort William.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Glasgow, Dalhousie Castle Falconry, Strathblane Falconry
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

4
nights
Fort William, United Kingdom

Fort William ©
Fort William is the second largest settlement in the Highlands of Scotland with around 10,000 inhabitants – and the largest town: only the city of Inverness is larger.Fort William is a major tourist centre, with Glen Coe just to the south, Aonach Mòr to the east and Glenfinnan to the west, on the Road to the Isles. Get some cultural insight at Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan and Glenfinnan Church. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castle Tioram and Laggan Parish Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Fort William: Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve (in Strontian), Glen Etive (in Glencoe Village) and Highland Titles Nature Reserve (in Duror). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Glencoe Lochan, take in the dramatic natural features at Loch Morar, contemplate the long history of Well of the Seven Heads, and identify plant and animal life at Glencoe & Dalness.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Fort William trip planning app .

You can drive from Edinburgh to Fort William in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Inverness.

Things to do in Fort William

Parks Wildlife Trails

Side Trips

Glenfinnan, Glencoe Village, Laggan, Ariundle Oakwood National Nature Reserve, Castle Tioram
Highlights from your plan
Highland Titles Nature Reserve ©
Highland Titles Nature Reserve
Castle Tioram ©
Castle Tioram
Glen Etive ©
Glen Etive

5
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Visit Nigg Old Church and St Ninians Church for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fused and Light and The Eagle Stone. Change things up with these side-trips from Inverness: Highland Falconry at The Struy Inn (in Struy), RSPB - Insh Marshes (in Kingussie) and Meall Fuar-Mhonaidh (in Drumnadrochit). There's lots more to do: identify plant and animal life at Abernethy National Nature Reserve, admire the natural beauty at Boat of Garten Community Garden, and get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour.

To see maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Inverness holiday builder .

Traveling by car from Fort William to Inverness takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Ullapool.

Things to do in Inverness

Wildlife Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Aviemore, Drumnadrochit, RSPB - Insh Marshes, The Eagle Stone, Aigas Field Centre
Highlights from your plan
Aigas Field Centre ©
Aigas Field Centre
Nigg Old Church ©
Nigg Old Church
RSPB - Insh Marshes ©
RSPB - Insh Marshes

3
nights
Ullapool, United Kingdom

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. Museum-lovers will get to explore Russian Arctic Convoy Museum and RhueArt. Dun Dornaigil Broch and Inchnadamph Old Parish Church Museum, Kirkton, Assynt will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ullapool: Stoer Lighthouse (in Lairg), Lochinver (Little Assynt Estate & Culag Woods) and Ardvreck Castle (in Assynt). There's still lots to do: identify plant and animal life at Inverpolly Nature Reserve and trek along Lael Forest Walks.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Ullapool day trip app .

Getting from Inverness to Ullapool by car takes about 1.5 hours. In March, daytime highs in Ullapool are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Caernarfon.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Assynt, Lochinver, Stoer Lighthouse, Alladale Wilderness Reserve, Russian Arctic Convoy Museum
Highlights from your plan
Inverpolly Nature Reserve ©
Inverpolly Nature Reserve
Ardvreck Castle ©
Ardvreck Castle
Dun Dornaigil Broch ©
Dun Dornaigil Broch

4
nights
Caernarfon, United Kingdom

Caernarfon ©
Caernarfon is a royal town, community, and port in Gwynedd, Wales, with a population of 9,615. Get some historical perspective at Yr Ysgwrn and St Tanwg's Church. Change things up with these side-trips from Caernarfon: Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve (in Bethesda), Bywyd Gwyllt Glaslyn Wildlife - Glaslyn Ospreys (in Llanfrothen) and Gwaith Powdwr Nature Reserve (in Penrhyndeudraeth). There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Craflwyn and Beddgelert, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cwyfan Church, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Holyhead mountain Hut Circles.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Caernarfon trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ullapool to Caernarfon. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Ambleside.

Things to do in Caernarfon

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bryn Euryn Nature Reserve, RSPB Conwy Nature Reserve, Deganwy Castle, Bodlondeb Woods Local Nature Reserve, Panorama Walk
Highlights from your plan
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve ©
Cwm Idwal National Nature Reserve
Yr Ysgwrn ©
Yr Ysgwrn
St Tanwg's Church ©
St Tanwg's Church

4
nights
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Ambleside ©
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Do some cultural sightseeing at Castle Crag and Jesus Church. St John's in the Vale and St. Andrew's Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Ambleside: Smardale Gill Nature Reserve (in Kirkby Stephen), Predator Experience (in Ayside) and Keld Chapel (in Shap). Next up on the itinerary: go for a walk through Alpacaly Ever After, identify plant and animal life at Moss Eccles Tarn, take in the awesome beauty at Haweswater Reservoir, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andrew's Church.

For photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Ambleside driving holiday website .

Traveling by car from Caernarfon to Ambleside takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to York.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cockermouth, Castle Crag, St John's in the Vale, Haweswater Reservoir, St Catherine's Chruch
Highlights from your plan
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience
Castle Crag ©
Castle Crag
Jesus Church ©
Jesus Church

3
nights
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Get a sense of the local culture at National Railway Museum and York Castle Museum. Explore York's surroundings by going to Walworth Castle Birds of Prey (in Walworth), Holly Hagg (in Sheffield) and SMJ Falconry (in Oxenhope). There's more to do: identify plant and animal life at York Bird of Prey Centre and get answers to all your questions at The Wonkey Donkey Visitors Centre.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the York online road trip planner .

You can drive from Ambleside to York in 2.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. April in York sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Gloucester.

Things to do in York

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Walworth Castle Birds of Prey, York Bird of Prey Centre, South Cave Falconry, Holly Hagg, The Wonkey Donkey Visitors Centre
Highlights from your plan
Walworth Castle Birds of Prey ©
Walworth Castle Birds of Prey
National Railway Museum ©
National Railway Museum
York Castle Museum ©
York Castle Museum

4
nights
Gloucester, United Kingdom

Gloucester ©
Gloucester is a city and district in southwest England, the county city of Gloucestershire. You'll explore and learn at Nature in Art and Tetbury Police Museum & Courtroom. Do some cultural sightseeing at Purton Ships Graveyard and Blackfriars. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Gloucester: WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre (in Slimbridge), Tetbury (St Mary The Virgin Church & St Saviour's Church) and St. Mary's Church (in Berkeley). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Mary de Crypt Church, take in the pleasant sights at Rodborough Common, take an in-depth tour of Gloucester Life Museum, and make a trip to Gloucester Docks.

To plan Gloucester vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by car from York to Gloucester takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from York in April since evenings lows in Gloucester dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bath.

Things to do in Gloucester

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Tetbury, Slimbridge, Stroud, Berkeley
Highlights from your plan
Purton Ships Graveyard ©
Purton Ships Graveyard
Nature in Art ©
Nature in Art
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre ©
WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre

4
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
The Roman Baths and Somerset Crafts will appeal to museum buffs. Stonehenge and Bugatti Trust Visitor Center are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bath: Walks With Hawks (in Cheltenham), Ham Wall Nature Reserve (in Glastonbury) and Cirencester (Corinium Museum, Elemental Sculpture Park, & more). The adventure continues: identify plant and animal life at Greystones Farm, pause for some serene contemplation at Hailes Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Mary's Church, and examine the collection at Combe Mill.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Bath planner .

You can drive from Gloucester to Bath in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Bath

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cirencester, Winchcombe, Burford, Glastonbury, Greystones Farm
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
The British Museum and Westminster Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Paul's Cathedral and Churchill War Rooms. When in London, make a side trip to see Joe's Bows in Hernhill, approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, examine the collection at Madame Tussauds London, and explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our London road trip site .

Getting from Bath to London by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in London can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Bruges.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Joe's Bows
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Get some cultural insight at Groeningemuseum and Gravensteen. Get some historical perspective at Historic Centre of Brugge and Gruuthusemuseum. Venture out of the city with trips to Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral, Western Cemetery, & more). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie, and browse the exhibits of Holy Savior Cathedral (Sint-Salvatorskathedraal).

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Bruges tour planner.

You can drive from London to Bruges in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Bruges is 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
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 Atomium and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Grand Place and Horta Museum (Musee Horta). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brussels: La Roche-aux-Faucons (in Esneux) and Antwerp (Chocolate Nation & Te Boelaerpark). The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum, browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles).

Plan my day in Brussels using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Bruges to Brussels by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In April in Brussels, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Antwerp, La Roche-aux-Faucons
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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