21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
3
Athens, Greece
— 5 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 6 nights

4
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.
Head to Kaufhaus des Westens (KaDeWe) and Tachelesfor some retail therapy. Get outdoors at Strandbad Tegeler See and Strandbar Mitte. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read Berlin route maker.

Montreal, Canada to Berlin is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Montreal to Berlin is 6 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

4
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Foundation E. G. Buhrle Collection and Bourbaki Panorama will appeal to museum buffs. Relax by the water at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen and Strandbad Mythenquai. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (Markuskirche, Altstadt Luzern, &more) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, buy something for everyone on your list at Letzipark, explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich.

To find other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Zurich travel route planner.

Fly from Berlin to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Zurich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Shopping Outdoors

Side Trip

Lucerne
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich ©
Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich

5
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get outdoors at Glyfada Beach and Voula Beach. Acropolis of Athens and Plaka are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, view the masterpieces at Taf The Art Foundation, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, and explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Athens online day trip planner.

Getting from Zurich to Athens by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Zurich to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, Athens is somewhat warmer than Zurich - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Parks

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

6
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Let the collections at Vatican Museums and Art and Office - Tintin and Comics capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and Palatine Hill. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

For traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Traveling from Athens to Rome, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Athens in May, plan for a bit cooler nights in Rome, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Piazza Navona ©
Piazza Navona
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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