6 days in Europe Itinerary

6 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip maker

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Train
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Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 day
Drive
2
Wurzburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive
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Fussen, Germany
— 1 night
Drive
4
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
5
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly

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Heidelberg, Germany

— 1 day

City of Romanticism

A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): make a trip to Jesuitenkirche, steep yourself in history at Student Jail (Studentenkarzer), steep yourself in history at Dicker Turm (Schloss), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Heidelberg, then admire the striking features of Elizabeth Gate, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Tinnunculus.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Heidelberg trip planner.

Stuttgart to Heidelberg is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive. In April in Heidelberg, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Wurzburg, Germany

— 1 night

Pearl of the Romantic Road

Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
On the 3rd (Sat), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Kilian Cathedral, make a trip to Romantische Strasse, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Neumuenster, then don't miss a visit to Hofkirche, and finally explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Wurzburg trip itinerary maker app.

You can drive from Heidelberg to Wurzburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Heidelberg in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Wurzburg, with lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Fussen.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites

Fussen, Germany

— 1 night

Southern End of the Romantic Road

Framed by the Alps and set upon a riverbank, the city of Fussen in addition to its historic architecture is the epicenter of Germany’s traditional violin-making industry.
On the 4th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Fuessen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Benediktinerkloster St. Mang, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Reptilienzoo Allgau, then examine the collection at Museum der Stadt Fussen, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hl.-Geist-Spitalkirche, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Alter Friedhof.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Fussen tour website.

Traveling by car from Wurzburg to Fussen takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. April in Fussen sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Fussen

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks

Venice, Italy

— 1 night

City of Romance

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Venice road trip app.

Getting from Fussen to Venice by car takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Fussen in April: high temperatures in Venice hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Florence, Italy

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Florence road trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites

Rome, Italy

— 1 night

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 7th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rome vacation maker app.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

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