49 days in Western Europe Itinerary

49 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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49 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Train:  1​h 30​min
1
Bath, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
3
Cordoba, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  45​min
4
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Train:  4​h
6
Avignon, France
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h
7
Menton, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
8
La Spezia, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
10
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
11
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
12
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h
13
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
14
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h
15
Fussen, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 30​min
16
Augsburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
17
Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h
18
Wurzburg, Germany
— Few hours
Train:  1​h 30​min
19
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
20
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  3​h 30​min
21
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
22
Amboise, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 30​min
End: Biarritz, France

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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Bath Abbey, steep yourself in history at The Roman Baths, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. On the next day, tour the pleasant surroundings at Longleat, then take an in-depth tour of No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath, and then see the interesting displays at The Jane Austen Centre.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Bath vacation builder website .

London to Bath is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Longleat
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Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath ©
No 1 Royal Crescent, Bath

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Royal Palace of Madrid and Church of Santo Tomé. Get in touch with nature at Valle del Clamores and Picnic Madrid. Venture out of the city with trips to Segovia (Alcazar of Segovia & Acueduct of Segovia) and Senda Ecologica de Toledo (in Toledo). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, delve into the distant past at Templo de Debod, and hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel.

To find out how to plan a trip to Madrid, use our trip itinerary maker.

London, UK to Madrid is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from London to Madrid, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in March: highs in Madrid hover around 17°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Segovia, Toledo
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia

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Cordoba, Spain

Cordoba ©
Andalucía’s thousand-year-old city, Córdoba, was once the capital of both the Roman Empire and the Moorish Kingdom, representing an alluring mix of cultural and political history.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Historic Centre of Cordoba, snap pictures at Roman Bridge, then wander the streets of Jewish Quarter (Juderia), then explore the world behind art at Centro de Arte Rafael Boti, and finally take an in-depth tour of Palacio de Viana.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Cordoba day trip planning site .

You can take a train from Madrid to Cordoba in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Madrid, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Cordoba, ranging from highs of 28°C to lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Cordoba

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Jewish Quarter (Juderia) ©
Jewish Quarter (Juderia)
Roman Bridge ©
Roman Bridge
Historic Centre of Cordoba ©
Historic Centre of Cordoba

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
On the 3rd (Fri), steep yourself in history at Casa de Pilatos, admire the striking features of Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla.

For traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Seville trip planner.

Getting from Cordoba to Seville by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Cordoba in April, expect nights in Seville to be about the same, around 13°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla ©
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo. Museu Picasso and Galeria La Lesia will appeal to museum buffs. There's much more to do: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, and get interesting insight from Tours.

To see photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Seville to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Avignon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Tours Transportation
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El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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Avignon, France

An ancient town center surrounded by medieval ramparts, Avignon is a major city of Provence and a Mediterranean city in the Vaucluse department on the left bank of the Rhône River.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Palais des Papes and Ile de la Barthelasse. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cours Mirabeau and Carrieres des Lumieres. Take a break from Avignon with a short trip to Calanques in Cassis, about 1h 55 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee Angladon, snap pictures at Pont d'Avignon, get engrossed in the history at Palais du Roure, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Agricol.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Avignon itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Avignon takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Barcelona in April, Avignon is a bit cooler at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Menton.

Things to do in Avignon

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Carrieres des Lumieres, Cours Mirabeau, Calanques
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Palais des Papes ©
Palais des Papes
Calanques ©
Calanques

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Menton, France

Menton ©
Known for its own microclimate that is generally milder than the rest of the French Riviera, Menton is located very close to the border with Italy, whose influence is visible in the architecture and customs of the city.
On the 11th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Musee Jean Cocteau Collection Severin Wunderman, kick back and relax at Promenade du Soleil, then contemplate the long history of Basilica St. Michel, and finally stroll through Palmes Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, then steep yourself in history at Villa Kerylos, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Paloma Beach, and finally get outside with Tete de Chien.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Menton trip website .

Traveling by car from Avignon to Menton takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Avignon in April, you will find days in Menton are little chillier (20°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (13°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to drive to La Spezia.

Things to do in Menton

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Villa Kerylos, Tete de Chien
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Paloma Beach ©
Paloma Beach
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Basilica St. Michel ©
Basilica St. Michel

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La Spezia, Italy

La Spezia ©
La Spezia, at the head of the Gulf of La Spezia in the Liguria region of Northern Italy, is the capital city of the province of La Spezia.In terms of population, La Spezia is the second city in the Liguria region, preceded just by Genoa. Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Nostra Signora della Neve, and then take a stroll through Portovenere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Cinque Terre Trails and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre.

To find other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the La Spezia travel website .

Drive from Menton to La Spezia in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Menton in April, expect little chillier with lows of 9°C in La Spezia. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in La Spezia

Parks Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cinque Terre, Portovenere
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre ©
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John will appeal to history buffs. You'll explore and learn at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery and Basilica di Santa Croce. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Pitti Palace, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campanile di Giotto.

For photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence vacation planner .

Traveling by car from La Spezia to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Wineries Museums

Side Trips

Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Val d'Orcia, Castello del Trebbio
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Pantheon. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome online holiday planner .

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Get some cultural insight at Doge's Palace and Piazza San Marco. Basilica di San Marco and St Mark's Campanile will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Scrovegni Chapel in Padua (about 54 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, and get to know the fascinating history of Campo del Ghetto.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Venice tour itinerary planning app .

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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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.
On the 25th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Peterskirche, then wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna, and finally make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg) and then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace.

For other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Vienna road trip website .

Fly from Venice to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Venice in April since evenings lows in Vienna dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): browse the exhibits of Fortress Hohensalzburg, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, then get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Salzburg tour itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus ©
Mozarts Geburtshaus

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Alte Pinakothek and BMW Museum. Get some historical perspective at Nymphenburg Palace and Haidhausen. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Munich Residenz, get curious at Deutsches Museum, stroll around English Garden, and wander the streets of Schwabing.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Munich online trip itinerary maker .

Drive from Salzburg to Munich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Fussen.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

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Fussen, Germany

Fussen ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): contemplate the long history of Altstadt von Fuessen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Benediktinerkloster St. Mang, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hohenschwangau, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Neuschwanstein, and finally head outdoors with Hopfensee.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Fussen itinerary planner.

Getting from Munich to Fussen by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Fussen can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can drive to Augsburg.

Things to do in Fussen

Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Schloss Neuschwanstein, Schloss Hohenschwangau
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Altstadt von Fuessen ©
Altstadt von Fuessen
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau

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Augsburg, Germany

Augsburg
Easily and quickly accessible from anywhere in the country, Augsburg is packed with historical attractions and intersected by quaint cobbled streets.
For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Augsburg attractions website .

Traveling by car from Fussen to Augsburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Augsburg can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. You will leave for Rothenburg ob der Tauber on the 2nd (Sat).

Things to do in Augsburg

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Rothenburg ob der Tauber, Germany

Rothenburg ob der Tauber ©
Rothenburg ob der Tauber is a town in the district of Ansbach of Mittelfranken (Middle Franconia), the Franconia region of Bavaria, Germany. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Das Wildbad, appreciate the extensive heritage of Teufelshausel, and then admire the local landmark of St. Georgs Brunnen.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Rothenburg ob der Tauber trip itinerary planning website .

You can drive from Augsburg to Rothenburg ob der Tauber in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Wurzburg.

Things to do in Rothenburg ob der Tauber

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Burgbernheim
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Das Wildbad ©
Das Wildbad
St. Georgs Brunnen ©
St. Georgs Brunnen

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Wurzburg, Germany

Wurzburg ©
Founded in the 10th century, Wurzburg served as the home of powerful prince-bishops for many centuries.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Würzburg Residence, then admire the striking features of St. Kilian Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Fortress Marienberg.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Wurzburg tour itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Rothenburg ob der Tauber to Wurzburg takes an hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Wurzburg

Historic Sites Museums
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
St. Kilian Cathedral ©
St. Kilian Cathedral

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): get great views at Main Tower.

For photos, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by train from Wurzburg to Frankfurt takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.
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Main Tower ©
Main Tower

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 4th (Mon), gear up at Hotel Scooters, then see the interesting displays at Anne Frank House, and then take a stroll through The Jordaan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip planning app .

You can fly from Frankfurt to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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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.
Visit Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe for their historical value. Let the collections at Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou capture your imagination. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, stop by Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité.

To see reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary maker app .

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Paris, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can take a train to Amboise.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Amboise, France

Amboise ©
Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Museum-lovers will get to explore Chateau de Chenonceau and Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Chateau de Chambord and Chateau Royal d'Amboise. Go for a jaunt from Amboise to Cheverny to see Chateau de Cheverny about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Troglo Degusto, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Closerie de Chanteloup - Brasserie d' Amboise.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Amboise trip builder site .

Take a train from Paris to Amboise in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Domaine de La Croix Melier, Chateau de Cheverny, Chateau de Chambord, Troglo Degusto, Chateau de Chenonceau
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Troglo Degusto ©
Troglo Degusto
Chateau de Chenonceau ©
Chateau de Chenonceau
Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord

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