27 days in Europe Itinerary

27 days in Europe Itinerary

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27 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Erbil, Iraq
Fly:  9 h 30 min
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Prague, Czech Republic
— Few hours
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Genoa, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Marseille, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
8
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
9
Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
10
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
11
Hannover, Germany
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 15 min
12
Hamburg, Germany
— 6 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
13
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  14 h
End: Erbil, Iraq

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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.
On the 15th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Old Town Square and then step off the mainland to explore Shooters Island.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

If you are flying in from Iraq, the closest major airport is Václav Havel Airport Prague. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the flight to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Parks Nature
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Shooters Island ©
Shooters Island

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): explore the activities along Starnberger See and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Tegernsee. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Neues Rathaus and then stroll through Flaucher.

To see where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Munich trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Munich sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Milan.

Things to do in Munich

Parks Nature

Side Trips

Lake Tegernsee, Starnberger See
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Lake Tegernsee ©
Lake Tegernsee
Starnberger See ©
Starnberger See
Flaucher ©
Flaucher

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Genoa, Italy

Genoa ©
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
On the 18th (Fri), take a stroll through Proloco Maris Boccadasse, then kick back and relax at Baia del Silenzio, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Passeggiata Anita Garibaldi a Nervi. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Abbazia di San Fruttuoso, examine the collection at Galata Museo del Mare, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Via Garibaldi.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Genoa holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Genoa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, Genoa is a bit warmer than Munich - with highs of 18°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Baia del Silenzio, Abbazia di San Fruttuoso
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Abbazia di San Fruttuoso ©
Abbazia di San Fruttuoso
Baia del Silenzio ©
Baia del Silenzio
Boccadasse ©
Boccadasse

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 20th (Sun), take a peaceful walk through Lérins Islands. On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Castel Plage and then take a stroll through Vieille Ville.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Nice holiday planner.

Getting from Genoa to Nice by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in November, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trip

Lérins Islands
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

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Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): wander the streets of The Panier, then make a trip to Cours Mirabeau, and then see the interesting displays at Granet Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the waterfront at Old Port, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and then explore the world behind art at Mucem.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read Marseille trip builder.

You can drive from Nice to Marseille in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in November, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Marseille

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Aix-en-Provence
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Cours Mirabeau ©
Cours Mirabeau
Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet

2
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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 24th (Thu), see the interesting displays at Casa Milà, then pause for some serene contemplation at La Sagrada Familia, then enjoy the sand and surf at La Barceloneta, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica of Santa Maria del Mar. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Casa Batlló and then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona vacation planner.

Fly from Marseille to Barcelona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Marseille in November since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Geneva.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Beaches Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the awesome beauty at Mont Saleve and then stroll through Bains des Paquis.

To find reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Geneva vacation builder.

Getting from Barcelona to Geneva by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in November; daily highs in Geneva reach 11°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to catch the flight to Zurich.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Beaches
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Mont Saleve ©
Mont Saleve

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, don't miss a visit to Bahnhofstrasse, and then look for gifts at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town (Altstadt), then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Kirche Enge.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Zurich itinerary builder.

You can fly from Geneva to Zurich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in November, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Basel.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Beaches
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Old Town ©
Old Town
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich ©
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich

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night
Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): wander the streets of Altstadt.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Basel tour planner.

Traveling by train from Zurich to Basel takes an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel to The Hague.

Things to do in Basel

Neighborhoods
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Basel's Old Town ©
Basel's Old Town

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The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): tour the pleasant surroundings at Zandvoort aan Zee, admire the masterpieces at Escher in Het Paleis, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Euromast. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Mauritshuis.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the The Hague custom trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Basel to The Hague with the Route module. December in The Hague sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time for travel to Hannover.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Zandvoort aan Zee, Euromast
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
Zandvoort aan Zee ©
Zandvoort aan Zee

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Hannover, Germany

Hannover ©
Hannover, northern Germany's major urban center, may be best known for hosting annual commercial trade fairs.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Aegidienkirche, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Café an der Marktkirche, then explore the activities along Maschsee, and finally see the interesting displays at Kestnergesellschaft.

To see where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Hannover vacation builder.

Explore your travel options from The Hague to Hannover with the Route module. Traveling from The Hague in December, things will get little chillier in Hannover: highs are around 5°C and lows about 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can take a train to Hamburg.

Things to do in Hannover

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Aegidienkirche ©
Aegidienkirche
Kestnergesellschaft ©
Kestnergesellschaft
Marktkirche ©
Marktkirche

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Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
We've included these beaches for you: Travemunde and Wildpark Schwarze Berge. Step out of the city life by going to Port of Hamburg and Alster Lakes. Change things up with these side-trips from Hamburg: Lubeck (Lubeck Altstadt (Lubeck Oldtown) & Holstentor), Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) (in Schwerin), St.-Nicolai-Kirche Mölln (in Molln) and Bremen (Historische Altstadt & Schnoor Viertel). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, admire the striking features of Speicherstadt, make a trip to Townhall, and test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Hamburg vacation trip planner.

You can take a train from Hannover to Hamburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to fly to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Lubeck, Bremen, Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss), St. Nicolai Kirche, Wildpark Schwarze Berge
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Travemunde ©
Travemunde
Holstentor ©
Holstentor
Schwerin Castle (Schweriner Schloss) ©

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Peblinge Lake, then take a stroll through Gammel Strand, and then see the interesting displays at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To see maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Copenhagen trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Hamburg to Copenhagen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. December in Copenhagen sees daily highs of 6°C and lows of 1°C at night.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Nature Neighborhoods
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Peblinge Lake ©
Peblinge Lake
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Gammel Strand ©
Gammel Strand

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