56 days in Europe Itinerary

56 days in Europe Itinerary

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 4 nights
Drive
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Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
Drive
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Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
Fly to Frankfurt, Train to Baden-Baden
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Baden-Baden, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive
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Fischingen, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 5 nights
Fly
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Tivoli, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
Train
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Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive
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Venice, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly
12
Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
Fly
13
Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
Drive
14
Nuremberg, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive

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4
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Vianden Castle and Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame). Get some cultural insight at Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal) and National Museum of Natural History. Venture out of the city with trips to Alte Sauerbrucke (in Echternach) and MNHM National Museum of Military History (in Diekirch). There's lots more to do: browse the exhibits of Mudam Luxembourg Modern Art Museum, take an in-depth tour of Museum Drai Eechelen, don't miss a visit to Casemates du Bock, and get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche.

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If you are flying in from The Netherlands, the closest major aiport is Luxembourg-Findel International Airport. In March, daily temperatures in Luxembourg City can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Historic Walking Area
Le Chemin de la Corniche
4.8
Vianden Castle ©
Castle
Vianden Castle
4.6

5
nights
Bruges, Belgium

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.
Popular historic sites such as Historic Centre of Brugge and Saint Bavo's Cathedral are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Groeningemuseum and Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Ghent (St Michael's Bridge, Ghent City Center, &more), Menin Gate Memorial (in Ieper (Ypres)) and Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Belfry of Bruges, examine the collection at Friet Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Bruges trip planner.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Bruges takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March in Bruges, expect temperatures between 11°C during the day and 2°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
World heritage site
Historic Centre of Brugge
4.8
Gravensteen ©
Castle
Gravensteen
4.4
Groeningemuseum ©
Art Museum
Groeningemuseum
4.3

5
nights
Brussels, Belgium

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Atomium and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Get some cultural insight at Grand Place and Belgian Comic Strip Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Antwerp (MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, Red Star Line Museum, &more) and Molsbroek (in Lokeren). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), see the interesting displays at Museum of Cocoa and Chocolate (Musee du Cacao et du Chocolat), buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and admire the masterpieces at Magritte Museum.

For maps, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Brussels attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Baden-Baden.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

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Atomium ©
Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8
Grand Place ©
World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8

2
nights
Baden-Baden, Germany

Belle Époque Europe's Summer Capital

Scenically located at the edge of the Black Forest, Baden-Baden offers scenery, culture, and relaxation in addition to a vibrant nightlife and dining scene, specializing in traditional German dishes.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): stroll around Lichtentaler Allee, explore the world behind art at Museum Frieder Burda, and then indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Auto & Technik Museum (Automobile and Technology Museum), then examine the collection at Technik Museum Speyer, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Speyer Cathedral.

To see where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Baden-Baden driving holiday planning website.

Do a combination of flight and train from Brussels to Baden-Baden in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Brussels, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Baden-Baden, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Baden-Baden

Museums · Spas · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 15 — 17:
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Museum Frieder Burda ©
Art Museum
Museum Frieder Burda
4.3
Speyer Cathedral ©
World heritage site
Speyer Cathedral
4.6

2
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 18th (Thu), examine the collection at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, pause for some serene contemplation at Hofkirche, then steep yourself in history at Museggmauer, and finally snap pictures at Chapel Bridge. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Glasi Hergiswil, then fly down the slopes at Mt Pilatus, and then see the interesting displays at Fortress Furigen.

To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Lucerne sightseeing site.

You can drive from Baden-Baden to Lucerne in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In March, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel to Fischingen.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Childrens Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 17 — 19:
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Mt Pilatus ©
Wildlife Area
Mt Pilatus
4.7
Glasi Hergiswil ©
Specialty Museum
Glasi Hergiswil
4.6

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Fischingen, Switzerland

Fischingen is a municipality in the district of Münchwilen in the canton of Thurgau in Switzerland.HistoryFischingen is first mentioned in 1328 as Fischinon. On the 20th (Sat), get outside with Pflanzenwelt, then get to know the resident critters at Schlangenzoo Eschlikon, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Monastery Fischingen.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Fischingen trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lucerne to Fischingen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Fischingen can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Fischingen

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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5
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Museum Rietberg. Get some historical perspective at Old Town and Friedhof Fluntern. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Naturschutzzentrum Neeracherried (in Neerach), Winterthur (Uhren Sammlung Kellenberger, Sammlung Oskar Reinhart, &more) and Naturzentrum Thurauen (in Flaach). There's lots more to do: get in touch with nature with hike.ch, take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, see the interesting displays at Historisches Museum Baden, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Uetliberg Mountain.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Zurich trip maker website.

Drive from Fischingen to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In March, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Tivoli.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 20 — 25:
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Old Town ©
Neighborhood
Old Town
4.6
Museum Rietberg ©
Art Museum
Museum Rietberg
4.6

3
nights
Tivoli, Italy

Tivoli is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, about 30km east-north-east of Rome, at the falls of the Aniene river where it issues from the Sabine hills. You'll explore and learn at Museo Storico Piana delle Orme and National Museum of Abruzzo - MUNDA. Do some cultural sightseeing at Villa Adriana and Villa d'Este. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Tivoli: Ventotene Diving Academy (in Latina), Subiaco (Monastero Di S.Benedetto & Rocca Abbaziale di Subiaco) and Campo Imperatore (in Assergi). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Rocca Pia, take in nature's colorful creations at Parco Villa Gregoriana, and pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Giuseppe.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Tivoli trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Tivoli takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, Tivoli is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of 20°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Tivoli

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 25 — 28:
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Villa d'Este ©
World heritage site
Villa d'Este
4.7
Villa Adriana ©
World heritage site
Villa Adriana
4.2

6
nights
Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Visit Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Rome journey maker tool.

You can drive from Tivoli to Rome in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Rome are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Vatican Museums
Must see
Vatican Museums
4.2

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

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. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Piazza del Duomo. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Crete Senesi (in Asciano) and Siena (Nature & Wildlife Tours & Duomo di Siena). The adventure continues: make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Florence travel tool.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

5
nights
Venice, Italy

City of Romance

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Doge's Palace and Scrovegni Chapel. Let the collections at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: ATN Laguna Sud (in Lova), Verona (San Fermo Maggiore, Verona, Arena di Verona, &more) and Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony, Chiesa degli Eremitani, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip maker app.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 7 — 12:
Highlights from your trip
Doge's Palace ©
Must see
Doge's Palace
4.7
Piazza San Marco ©
Historic Walking Area
Piazza San Marco
4.4
Basilica di San Marco
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

5
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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Your inner history buff will appreciate The Dresden Zwinger and East Side Gallery. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and Katholische Hofkirche. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, admire the masterpieces at Neues Museum, and see some colorful creatures with Tauchschule Linek.

To see ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Berlin trip maker.

You can fly from Venice to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

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©
Must see
Walking tours
4.8
The Dresden Zwinger ©
Art Museum
The Dresden Zwinger
4.8
Pergamonmuseum ©
Art Museum
Pergamonmuseum
4.4

5
nights
Munich, Germany

Village of a Million People

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Alte Pinakothek and Munich Residenz. Appreciate the collections at Deutsches Museum and BMW Welt. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Munich: Schloss Hohenschwangau (in Hohenschwangau), Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Schwangau) and Alter Friedhof (in Fussen). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kirche St. Justina, admire the natural beauty at English Garden, and look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm.

Make your Munich itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can fly from Berlin to Munich in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. April in Munich sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can go by car to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 17 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
Munich Residenz ©
Specialty Museum
Munich Residenz
4.5
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5

3
nights
Nuremberg, Germany

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Fortress Marienberg and Kaiserburg Nurnberg will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Germanisches Nationalmuseum and Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum). Change things up with these side-trips from Nuremberg: Wurzburg (Roentgen Memorial Site Wuerzburg, Würzburg Residence, &more) and Rothenburg (St. Jacob's Church (St. Jakobskirche), Altstadt, &more). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church and see the interesting displays at Toy Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg route planning website.

Drive from Munich to Nuremberg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Nuremberg can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car back home.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 22 — 25:
Highlights from your trip
Würzburg Residence ©
World heritage site
Würzburg Residence
4.7
Altstadt ©
Neighborhood
Altstadt
4.9

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