16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  9 h 30 min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h
3
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Toronto, Canada

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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 28th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Rembrandtplein and then stop by Dampkring Coffeeshop.

For maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam itinerary planning website.

Toronto, Canada to Amsterdam is an approximately 11- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in July, expect Amsterdam to be little chillier, temps between 26°C and 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Nightlife Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Dampkring Coffeeshop ©
Dampkring Coffeeshop
Rembrandtplein ©
Rembrandtplein

2
nights
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 29th (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Torvehallerne, look for gifts at National Gallery of Denmark, and then admire the masterpieces at The David Collection. On the 30th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Frederiksborg Castle, step into the grandiose world of Kastellet, and then admire the striking features of Amalienborg.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Copenhagen trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Shopping Nightlife

Side Trip

Frederiksborg Castle
Highlights from your plan
The David Collection ©
The David Collection
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Kastellet ©
Kastellet

2
nights
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 31st (Sun): admire the striking features of Deutsches Historisches Museum, pick up some new knowledge with Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt, then take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and finally look for gifts at Rausch Schokoladenhaus. On the 1st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Ed & Fred Nussdepot, then stop by Dussmann das KulturKaufhaus, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbar Mitte.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Berlin driving holiday planner.

Fly from Copenhagen to Berlin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Shopping Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt ©
Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt
Rausch Schokoladenhaus ©
Rausch Schokoladenhaus
Strandbar Mitte ©
Strandbar Mitte

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Mucha Museum, sample some tasty brews at White Umbrella Tours, let little ones run wild at Kampa Park, then get engrossed in the history at KGB Museum, and finally catch a live performance at Rudolfinum. Keep things going the next day: relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers.

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

Traveling by car from Berlin to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Spas Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mucha Museum ©
Mucha Museum
Rudolfinum ©
Rudolfinum
Spas & Wellness

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ringstrasse, and then join in the after-dark buzz at Espresso Hobby. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): indulge your thirst for a good beer at Medl-Braeu, don't miss a visit to Gasometer, and then stop by Galleria.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Vienna trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Nightlife Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
MuseumsQuartier Wien ©
MuseumsQuartier Wien
Galleria ©
Galleria
Espresso Hobby ©
Espresso Hobby

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 6th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Buda Castle, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and then step off the mainland to explore Margaret Island. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sun): look for gifts at Book Cafe - Lotz Terem.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. August in Budapest sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Nature Parks
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Buda Castle ©
Buda Castle
Book Cafe - Lotz Terem ©
Book Cafe - Lotz Terem
Margaret Island ©
Margaret Island

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 8th (Mon), take a stroll through Old Town and then look for gifts at Freitag Shop Zurich.

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

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Budapest in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Zurich: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Freitag Shop Zurich ©
Freitag Shop Zurich

3
nights
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.
Appreciate the collections at Musee de l'Orangerie and Fondation Claude Monet. Do your shopping at Fromagerie Laurent Dubois and Galeries Lafayette Paris Haussmann. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Paris Plage, stroll through Île de la Cité, head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, and look for gifts at Baron Rouge (Le).

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Paris online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August in Paris, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Parks Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Fondation Claude Monet
Highlights from your plan
Seine River ©
Seine River
Paris Plage ©
Paris Plage
Musee de l'Orangerie ©
Musee de l'Orangerie

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