60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe holiday planner

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Mulhouse, France
— 1 night
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Sochaux, France
— 1 night
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Strasbourg, France
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Le Havre, France
— 4 nights
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Roubaix, France
— 1 night
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Lille, France
— 4 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Lier, Belgium
— 1 night
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Antwerp, Belgium
— 4 nights
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Rotterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Enschede, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Dusseldorf, Germany
— 4 nights
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Nuremberg, Germany
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Mulhouse, France

— 1 night
An industrial town nicknamed "the French Manchester," Mulhouse is famous for its Peugeot factory, esteemed museums, Alsace wine, and cultural riches.
For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Mulhouse day trip app.

Zurich, Switzerland to Mulhouse is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Mulhouse can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to drive to Sochaux.

Things to do in Mulhouse

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sochaux, France

— 1 night
Sochaux is a commune in the Doubs department in the Bourgogne-Franche-Comté region in eastern France.GeographySochaux lies 3km east of Montbéliard, and 484km southeast of Paris.PopulationInhabitants are known as Sochaliens.EconomySochaux is the site of a large industrial facility of the French auto manufacturer PSA Peugeot Citroën. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Musee de l'Aventure Peugeot, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Maimboeuf, and then step into the grandiose world of Chateau Fort d'Oricourt. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Fort du Mont-Bart, delve into the distant past at Theatre Gallo-Romain de Mandeure, then look for gifts at Les Fruitieres du Lomont, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Belvoir, and finally head outdoors with La Citedo.

To find reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sochaux planning app.

You can drive from Mulhouse to Sochaux in an hour. Another option is to drive. In March, daytime highs in Sochaux are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Strasbourg.

Things to do in Sochaux

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trips

Strasbourg, France

— 3 nights

Crossroads of Europe

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. Strasbourg is one of the nine largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in the metropolitan area crossing the river to the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine River.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedrale Notre Dame de Strasbourg and Ancien camp de concentration de Natzweiler-Struthof are in your itinerary. Palais de Rohan and Le Vaisseau are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore Strasbourg's surroundings by going to NaturoparC - Hunawihr (in Hunawihr), La Volerie des Aigles (in Kintzheim) and Sanctuaire du Mont Sainte Odile (in Ottrott). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through La Petite France, get engrossed in the history at Alsatian Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne et Contemporain.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Strasbourg sightseeing app.

You can drive from Sochaux to Strasbourg in 2 hours. In March, daily temperatures in Strasbourg can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Paris, France

— 6 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Louvre Museum and Musee Rodin. Visit Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet & La Galerie des Batailles) and Evasion Canine (in Fontainebleau). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Le Marais, admire the striking features of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Paris online trip itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Strasbourg to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. In March, daytime highs in Paris are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to drive to Le Havre.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Le Havre, France

— 4 nights
Le Havre is a port city at the mouth of the Seine, on the English Channel in Upper Normandy.
Appreciate the collections at Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux and Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen. Normandy American Cemetery and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Le Havre: Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach (in Colleville-sur-Mer), D-Day Monument (in Saint-Laurent-sur-Mer) and Pointe du Hoc (in Cricqueville-en-Bessin). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Appartement Temoin, explore the world behind art at Carre du Theatre de l'Hotel de Ville, catch all the local highlights with Navigation Normande - Le Havre, and get engrossed in the history at Historial Jeanne d’Arc.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Le Havre holiday maker app.

Getting from Paris to Le Havre by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, daytime highs in Le Havre are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to drive to Roubaix.

Things to do in Le Havre

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Roubaix, France

— 1 night
Roubaix is a city in Northern France, located in the Lille metropolitan area. Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise St Martin, see the interesting displays at Musee La Piscine, walk around Parc du Palais de Justice, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau du Vert-Bois, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Christophe.

To see photos, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Roubaix itinerary planner.

Getting from Le Havre to Roubaix by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and subway; or do a combination of train and subway. March in Roubaix sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can drive to Lille.

Things to do in Roubaix

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Lille, France

— 4 nights

Cultural Heart of Northern France

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille and Cathedrale Notre-Dame d'Amiens. Popular historic sites such as Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial and Old Stock Exchange are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lille: Musée du Louvre-Lens (in Lens) and Maison de Jules Verne (in Amiens). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut, learn more about the world around you at Musee d'Histoire Naturelle de Lille, don't miss a visit to Grande Place, and wander the streets of Vieux-Lille.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Lille trip itinerary builder website.

Lille is very close to Roubaix. In March, daytime highs in Lille are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Lille

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bruges, Belgium

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Historic Centre of Brugge and Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges. Get some cultural insight at Groeningemuseum and Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to In Flanders Fields Museum (in Ieper (Ypres)), Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke) and Ghent (St. Nicholas' Cathedral & Saint Bavo's Cathedral). And it doesn't end there: take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, see the interesting displays at Historium Brugge, admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis, and don't miss a visit to The Markt.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Bruges day trip planning app.

You can drive from Lille to Bruges in an hour. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Brussels, Belgium

— 5 nights

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.
Grand Place and Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium and Atomium. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Belgian Comic Strip Center, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), get a new perspective on things with Relax Divers Meise, and admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Brussels trip builder tool.

Getting from Bruges to Brussels by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In March in Brussels, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can drive to Lier.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trip

Lier, Belgium

— 1 night
Lier is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. On the 1st (Thu), steep yourself in history at Lier Historical Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof Lier, then examine the collection at Zimmer Tower, then contemplate the long history of Sint-Anna en Sint-Joachim Godshuis, and finally get to know the fascinating history of St. Jacobs Chapel. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Gummarus Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Fort Van Duffel, then get engrossed in the history at Fort Breendonk, and finally relax in the rural setting at Paardenmelkerij Het Brabanderhof (Horse Dairy Farm Het Barbanderhof).

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Lier route planner.

Drive from Brussels to Lier in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In April in Lier, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) early enough to go by car to Antwerp.

Things to do in Lier

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Antwerp, Belgium

— 4 nights
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 St Michael's Bridge will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Ghent City Center and Cathedral of Our Lady. Venture out of the city with trips to Heidebos (in Wachtebeke), Molsbroek (in Lokeren) and Graslei and Korenlei (in Ghent). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, appreciate the extensive heritage of Cogels Osylei, get engrossed in the history at Museum Plantin-Moretus, and look for gifts at Antwerps Kantwinkeltje.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Antwerp trip itinerary tool.

Drive from Lier to Antwerp in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rotterdam.

Things to do in Antwerp

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Rotterdam, The Netherlands

— 5 nights

Manhattan on the Maas

Located in the South Holland province, Rotterdam is one of the Netherlands' most lively cities, as well as one of the largest trading ports in the world.
Get some historical perspective at Old Church and Madurodam. Appreciate the collections at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen. Get out of town with these interesting Rotterdam side-trips: Trinitatiskapel (in Dordrecht) and World Heritage Kinderdijk (in Kinderdijk). There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Louwman Museum The Hague, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nieuwe Kerk, admire the striking features of Erasmus Bridge, and don't miss a visit to Rotterdam Centraal Station.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Rotterdam trip builder site.

Getting from Antwerp to Rotterdam by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Rotterdam can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. On the 11th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Enschede.

Things to do in Rotterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Enschede, The Netherlands

— 4 nights
Enschede, also known as Eanske in the local dialect of Twents, is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands in the province of Overijssel and in the Twente region. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Rijksmuseum Twenthe and Synagogue of Enschede. Castle and gardens Twickel and Kamp Westerbork will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Enschede side-trips: Natuurgebied Holtingerveld (in Uffelte), Bezoekerscentrum Dwingelderveld (in Ruinen) and Holten Canadian War Cemetery (in Holten). There's much more to do: take in the pleasant sights at Pleisterplaats De Barkel, look for all kinds of wild species at De Dinkel, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Grolsch Brewery Tour, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grote Kerk.

To see reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Enschede trip planner.

You can drive from Rotterdam to Enschede in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Enschede

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Appreciate the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Anne Frank House and Frans Hals Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: Haarlem (Teylers Museum, Hofjeswandeling in Haarlem, &more), Keukenhof (in Lisse) and Hertenkamp Bloemendaal (in Bloemendaal). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), take a stroll through The Jordaan, take an in-depth tour of Tropenmuseum, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam journey builder app.

Drive from Enschede to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Dusseldorf.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Dusseldorf, Germany

— 4 nights

Fashion Capital of Germany

Renowned for its fashion and trade fairs, Dusseldorf offers visitors vibrant nightlife and a wide range of shopping options.
You'll explore and learn at Museum Ludwig and Chocolate Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cologne Cathedral and Eltz Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dusseldorf: Reichsburg Cochem (in Cochem) and Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum) (in Cologne). And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Mahn- und Gedenkstatte, make a trip to Konigsallee, learn more about the world around you at Schloss Benrath, and enjoy breathtaking views from Rheinturm.

For maps and tourist information, you can read our Dusseldorf trip tool.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Dusseldorf in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can fly to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Dusseldorf

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nuremberg, Germany

— 5 nights

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at BMW Welt and St. Peter's Church. Get some historical perspective at Fortress Marienberg and Würzburg Residence. Explore Nuremberg's surroundings by going to St. Kilian Cathedral (in Wurzburg), Munich (Rathaus-Glockenspiel, Marienplatz, &more) and Altstadt (in Rothenburg). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Germanisches Nationalmuseum, contemplate the long history of Albrecht Durer's House, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, and see the interesting displays at Toy Museum.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Nuremberg trip app.

Traveling by flight from Dusseldorf to Nuremberg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Nuremberg, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips