15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom

— 4 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the London online driving holiday planner.

Singapore, Singapore to London is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Standard Time (SGT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Traveling from Singapore in November, things will get much colder in London: highs are around 13°C and lows about 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 2 — 6:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, and then contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip tool.

You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 6 — 8:

Brussels, Belgium

— 2 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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, then explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and then make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: brush up on your military savvy at Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History, contemplate the long history of Parc du Cinquantenaire, and then ponder the world of politics at Parlamentarium.

For photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Brussels tour itinerary maker.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. November in Brussels sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 10:

Paris, France

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay and then admire the striking features of Louvre Museum. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

To see ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Paris travel route planner.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In November in Paris, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Nov 10 — 11:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 3 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, then make a trip to Belém Tower, then wander the streets of Alfama, and finally contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), then admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Lisbon trip planner.

Fly from Paris to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Paris to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, Lisbon is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 11 — 14:

Helsinki, Finland

— 1 night

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
On the 15th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Temppeliaukio Church, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Helsinki Cathedral, then make a trip to Senate Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Uspenskin Cathedral (Uspenskin Katedraali), and finally step into the grandiose world of Sea Fortress Suomenlinna.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki trip maker website.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Helsinki takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Lisbon to Helsinki. Traveling from Lisbon in November, expect nights in Helsinki to be slightly colder, around 0°C, while days are colder, around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Nov 14 — 15:

Belgium travel guide

4.2
Specialty Museums · Historic Sites · Monuments
A small country packing a big punch in terms of tourist attractions, Belgium sits at the crossroads of Western Europe, its cities soaked in history and famed for their lively arts, fashion, and dining scenes. Although it advertises itself simply as "A Food Lover's Dream," this country of just 11 million people boasts a rich architectural heritage, world-famous breweries, pristine natural areas, and touching memorials marking major battlegrounds from both World War I and World War II. Put the country's elegant cities of Brussels and Bruges at the top of your itinerary, but don't forget that Belgium's less-explored countryside offers dense forests, rolling hills, and lush valleys.

Portugal travel guide

4.3
Landmarks · Castles · Beaches
Small in size but rich in history, culture, and natural beauty, Portugal features contrasting landscapes that include long beaches, lush vineyards, verdant valleys, and rolling hills dotted with tiny settlements where old traditions still prevail. The country's serene interior, often overlooked by foreigners, remains largely unspoiled by mass tourism and offers visitors a chance to discover this less-trodden part of Europe at their own pace. Ripe for leisurely adventures on foot or by bicycle, Portugal's fertile countryside boasts well-preserved medieval castles and outstanding wineries, producing some of the world's finest ports. The country's cities offer a lively culinary scene known for its many award-winning restaurants, topping the itineraries of foodies from around the globe.

Finland travel guide

4.2
Architectural Buildings · Landmarks · Castles
Land of a Thousand Lakes
Combining vast Nordic wilderness with bustling hip cities, Finland offers something to delight and surprise all its visitors. Generally speaking, the northern region is populated by unspoiled pine forests, glistening blue lakes, and a plethora of interesting wildlife, while the south is home to the nation's thoroughly modern urban centers. Although Finland holds the title of most sparsely populated county in the European Union, restaurants, bars, and nightclubs in cities like Helsinki, Espoo, and Tampere are often packed with fun-loving Finns. Do bring your dancing shoes, but don't forget your hiking boots either--you'll want to make use of the country's 37 national parks, spread throughout this "Land of a Thousand Lakes."