12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 1 day
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 1 night

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally admire the striking features of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice road trip planning website.

Brno, Czech Republic to Venice is an approximately 6-hour combination of train and flight. You can also drive; or take a train. Traveling from Brno in August, things will get a bit warmer in Venice: highs are around 34°C and lows about 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally see the interesting displays at Casa Museo Boschi Di Stefano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Vicolo Privato Lavandai, explore the world behind art at Museo Pieta Rondanini, then examine the collection at Museo del Novecento, then take an in-depth tour of Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, and finally see the interesting displays at Casa Milan.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Milan online travel planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Milan

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Museo del Novecento ©
Museo del Novecento

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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 10th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de St-Pierre, capture your vacation like a pro with Salva Fauna, then get engrossed in the history at Musee d'histoire des sciences de la Ville de Geneve, and finally admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Geneva takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Milan in August, things will get slightly colder in Geneva: highs are around 30°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Geneva

Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Salva Fauna ©
Salva Fauna
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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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.
On the 11th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Tuileries, examine the collection at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, then admire the masterpieces at Petit Palais, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis, and finally step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Vincennes. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Île de la Cité, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, explore the world behind art at Musee National des Arts Asiatiques - Guimet, then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, and finally examine the collection at National Museum of Natural History.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip builder website.

Traveling by train from Geneva to Paris takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Paris are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trips

Chateau of Vincennes, Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis
Highlights from your plan
Petit Palais
Petit Palais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 13th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sint-Walburgakerk, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, then make a trip to Brugse Vrije, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis.

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

You can take a train from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in August, expect nights in Bruges to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sint-Walburgakerk ©
Sint-Walburgakerk
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum ©
Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum
Brugse Vrije ©
Brugse Vrije

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), contemplate the waterfront views at Herengracht, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©
Begijnhof ©
Begijnhof

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): head outdoors with Weisser See, then immerse yourself in nature at Arnswalder Platz, then get a new perspective on nature at Museum fuer Naturkunde, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Wannsee, don't miss a visit to Neues Palais, then step into the grandiose world of Sanssouci Palace, then contemplate the long history of Potsdam's Gardens, and finally head outdoors with Karl Foerster Garten.

To see where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Berlin route planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Berlin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Potsdam, Karl Foerster Garten
Highlights from your plan
Museum fuer Naturkunde ©
Museum fuer Naturkunde
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdam's Gardens ©
Potsdam's Gardens

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