60 days in Western Europe & Central Europe Itinerary

60 days in Western Europe & Central Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Western Europe & Central Europe Itinerary

Start: Kingston, Canada
Fly:  12 h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 7 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
6
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
8
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
10
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
11
Thisted, Denmark
— 4 nights
Drive + Fly:  6 h 30 min
12
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
Fly:  10 h 15 min
End: Kingston, Canada

5
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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters and Gustamps. You'll explore and learn at Westminster Abbey and Victoria and Albert Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: HMS Warrior 1860 (in Portsmouth), North Laine (in Brighton) and IWM Duxford (in Duxford). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, and steep yourself in history at Winchester Cathedral.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the London tour itinerary builder .

Kingston, Canada to London is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kingston to London is 5 hours. In April, London is somewhat warmer than Kingston - with highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Winchester, Birling Gap and the Seven Sisters, HMS Warrior 1860, IWM Duxford
Highlights from your plan
IWM Duxford ©
IWM Duxford
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

7
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
For shopping fun, head to Le Marais or Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. Your inner history buff will appreciate Palace of Versailles and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Venture out of the city with trips to Chartres Cathedral (in Chartres), Chateau de Fontainebleau (in Fontainebleau) and Parc du Chateau de Nogent le Roi (in Nogent-le-Roi). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, head off the coast to Île de la Cité, admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Paris itinerary builder .

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. April in Paris sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Chateau de Fontainebleau, Palace of Versailles, La Hotte du Diable, Parc du Chateau de Nogent le Roi, Chartres Cathedral
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Chartres Cathedral ©
Chartres Cathedral

5
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Take a break from the city and head to Bufadors de Bevi and Mirador del area recreativa de Xenacs. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at La Garrotxa Volcanic Zone Natural Park and Parc Naturel de Cadi-Moixero. Get out of town with these interesting Barcelona side-trips: Lloret de Mar (Fenals Beach & Candy Bubble), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Sant Feliu de Guixols) and La Fageda d'en Jorda (in Olot). There's much more to do: pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, take a stroll through Ciutat Vella, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Esglesia de Sant Pere, and appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic.

For maps, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary site .

You can fly from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trips

Olot, Baga, Lloret de Mar, Bufadors de Bevi, Esglesia de Sant Pere
Highlights from your plan
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

5
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Head to Mostra Permanente Tommaso Gismondi and Body Worlds - Il Ciclo della Vitafor plenty of shopping. Escape the urban bustle at Riserva Naturale Monte Velino and Catacombe di San Callisto. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Maioliche Pia (in Deruta), Centro Storico di Massa Martana (in Massa Martana) and Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Sistine Chapel, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rome itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Orvieto, Maioliche Pia, Riserva Naturale Monte Velino, Cascata delle Marmore
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Sistine Chapel ©
Sistine Chapel

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Popular historic sites such as Prague Castle and Prague Astronomical Clock are in your itinerary. Get outdoors at Czech Paradise and Sumava National Park. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Prague: Pamatnik Josefa Lady a jeho dcery Aleny (in Senohraby) and Pisek Mountains (in Pisek). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Old Town Square, take in the exciting artwork at Lobkowicz Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, and admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Prague online day trip planner .

You can fly from Rome to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in April, with highs in Prague at 17°C and lows at 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Czech Paradise, Pamatnik Josefa Lady a jeho dcery Aleny, Sumava National Park, Pisek Mountains
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

6
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Historic Center of Vienna and Ötscherbach. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Belvedere Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vienna: Johannesbachklamm (in Wurflach), Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste (in Mannersdorf am Leithagebirge) and Vogelschutzgebiet Lange Lacke (in Apetlon). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, take a stroll through Graben and Kohlmarkt, look for all kinds of wild species at Erlaufschlucht, and get to know the fascinating history of Schonbrunner Gardens.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner .

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Vienna are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Johannesbachklamm, Erlaufschlucht, Naturpark Mannersdof-Wuste, Ötscherbach, Maria Taferl
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace

4
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Step out of the city life by going to Ipolytarnoc Fossils Nature Reserve and Fenyes Education Trail of Tata. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Nemzeti Botanikus Kert and Agostyan Arboretum. Change things up with a short trip to MicroArt - MikroCsodak Muzeuma in Szentendre (about 34 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, test the waters at a local thermal spa, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and browse the exhibits of Hungarian National Museum.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Budapest online attractions planner .

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Nature Museums

Side Trips

Tata, Nemzeti Botanikus Kert, Mikrocsodak Muzeuma, Ipolytarnoci Osmaradvanyok Termeszetvedelmi Terulet
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya

3
nights
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Get outdoors at Wieliczka Salt Mine and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Your inner history buff will appreciate Main Market Square and Wawel Royal Castle. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Wawel Cathedral, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mary's Basilica, buy something for everyone on your list at Cloth Hall (Sukiennice), and see the interesting displays at Lost Souls Alley.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Krakow trip itinerary planning tool .

Fly from Budapest to Krakow in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Budapest, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Krakow, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors

Side Trip

Wieliczka Salt Mine
Highlights from your plan
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Kazmierz The Former Jewish District ©

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Vasa Museum and Skansen will appeal to museum buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Stockholm Old Town and Fotografiska. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stockholm: Fjallnora Friluftsomrade (in Uppsala) and Albert Engstrom Museet (in Grisslehamn). Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, get engrossed in the history at Nordiska museet, and see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum.

To find other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Krakow to Stockholm takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Krakow in May, things will get slightly colder in Stockholm: highs are around 18°C and lows about 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Beaches Trails

Side Trips

Fjallnora Friluftsomrade, Albert Engstrom Museet
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town
Skansen ©
Skansen

4
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Visiting Jaegerborg Dyrehave and Amager Strandpark will get you outdoors. You'll explore and learn at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek and National Museum of Denmark. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, take an in-depth tour of Amalienborg, take in the waterfront at Nyhavn, and explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Denmark.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Copenhagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. May in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Thisted.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Jaegerborg Dyrehave
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

4
nights
Thisted, Denmark

Thisted ©
Thisted is a town in Thisted municipality of Region Nordjylland, in Denmark. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Salgerhoej and Hjerm Kunstgalleri. Do some cultural sightseeing at ES Lys & design and Galleri Salshus. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Thisted: Livo (in Ranum), Fur museum (in Fur) and Thyboron Kirke (in Thyboron). Next up on the itinerary: view the masterpieces at Gaarden Klitmoller, get a taste of the local shopping with Lien Arts Center, see the interesting displays at Kystudstillingen Thorup Strand, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Vestervig Kirke.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Thisted trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Thisted takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Thisted

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trips

Lemvig, Struer, Fjerritslev, Salgerhoej, Livo
Highlights from your plan
Fur museum ©
Fur museum
Salgerhoej ©
Salgerhoej
Hjerm Kunstgalleri ©
Hjerm Kunstgalleri

5
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore hidden gems such as Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden and Reptile House De Aarde. Step out of the city life by going to ARTIS and Natuurgebied Zwanenwater. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague), Oudeschild (De Hoge Berg & Fishing Charters & Tours) and Alkmaar City Hall (in Alkmaar). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, wander the streets of Leidseplein, and browse the exhibits of MLB Gallery.

To find where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planner .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Thisted to Amsterdam. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Oudeschild, Sint Nicolaaskerk uit 1628, Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden, Alkmaar City Hall, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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