55 days in Europe Itinerary

55 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 6 nights
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Leuven, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 6 nights
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Sluis, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 2 nights
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Gueret, France
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Krakow, Poland
— 6 nights
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Wroclaw, Poland
— 2 nights
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Zagan, Poland
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 6 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anne Frank House and Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo). Appreciate the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Venture out of the city with trips to Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden (in Sint Jansklooster), Landtong Rozenburg (in Rozenburg) and Haarlem (Grote Markt, Stadhuis Haarlem, &more). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, cast your line with a fishing tour, view the masterpieces at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, and have fun and explore at NEMO Science Museum.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam route planner.

Montreal, Canada to Amsterdam is an approximately 10-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Montreal to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Montreal in June, with highs in Amsterdam at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can drive to Leuven.

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Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Anne Frank House
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Rijksmuseum
4.6

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Leuven, Belgium

Leuven ©
The ancient city of Leuven supports an old Catholic university and offers interesting architecture, botanical gardens, and great breweries.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Peter's Church Sint-Pieterskerk, see the interesting displays at M - Museum Leuven, look for gifts at Chocolaterie Guy Raets-Putseys, then admire the striking features of Groot Begijnhof, and finally make a trip to Old Market Square. Here are some ideas for day two: discover the riches below the earth's surface at C-Mine, take an in-depth tour of Open Air Museum Bokrijk, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Tongeren.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Leuven tour planner.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Leuven takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Leuven

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

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Architectural Building
Groot Begijnhof
4.7
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History Museum
Open Air Museum Bokrijk
4.1

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

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.
Visit Grand Place and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Atomium and Gravensteen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Brussels: Saint Bavo's Cathedral (in Ghent) and Antwerp (MAS - Museum aan de Stroom, Rubens House (Rubenshuis), &more). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire, make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center, and admire the masterpieces at Magritte Museum.

For more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Brussels day trip planning app.

You can drive from Leuven to Brussels in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Sluis.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Adventure · Outdoors

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Grand Place
4.8
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Atomium
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Gravensteen
4.4

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Sluis, The Netherlands

Sluis ©
Sluis is the name of both a municipality and a town located in the west of Zeelandic Flanders, in the south-western part of the Netherlands.The current incarnation of the municipality exists since on 1 January 2003. On the 16th (Wed), let the kids burn off some steam at Groede podium, speel- en infopark, then get engrossed in the history at Gemeentelijk Archeologisch Museum Aardenburg, then take an in-depth tour of Museum Het Belfort, and finally examine the collection at Bizarium. On your second day here, examine the collection at Visserij Museum, then identify plant and animal life at Husky Safari - Day Tours, and then brush up on your military savvy at Het Vlaemsche Erfgoed.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Sluis road trip planning app.

Getting from Brussels to Sluis by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive. In June in Sluis, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Sluis

Museums · Fun & Games · Outdoors · Wildlife

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Bizarium
4.8
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History Museum
Museum Het Belfort
4.4

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Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): don't miss a visit to La Grande Rue, then identify plant and animal life at Mont Saint-Michel Bay, then admire the landmark architecture of Mont Saint-Michel, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to La Poste, Mont-Saint-Michel, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Fougeres, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cimetiere Militaire Americain de Saint-James, then take in nature's colorful creations at Musee Christian Dior, and finally take some stellar pictures from Cabane Vauban.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Mont-Saint-Michel attractions planner.

Drive from Sluis to Mont-Saint-Michel in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. June in Mont-Saint-Michel sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Gueret.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Museums

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Gueret, France

Gueret ©
Guéret is a commune and the prefecture of the Creuse department in the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region in central France.GeographyA light industrial town, the largest in the department, with a big woodland and a little farming not far from the town centre. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Parc des Parelles, get to know the fascinating history of Les Mottes Castrales de l'An Mil, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Villemonteix, and finally explore the world behind art at Cite internationale de la tapisserie. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Etang de Courtille, explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Sainte-Feyre, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Loups de Chabrieres.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Gueret sightseeing planning app.

Traveling by car from Mont-Saint-Michel to Gueret takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. June in Gueret sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Gueret

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are in your itinerary. Louvre Museum and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups (in Chatenay-Malabry), Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, &more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, take a stroll through Rue du Gros-Horloge, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Île de la Cité.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Paris vacation planning app.

Getting from Gueret to Paris by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and flight. June in Paris sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

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Musee d'Orsay
4.7
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Louvre Museum
4.6
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Eiffel Tower
4.5

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Landesmuseum. You'll explore and learn at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich and Museum Rietberg. Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Mt Pilatus (in Kriens) and Lucerne (Lake Lucerne & Chapel Bridge). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ortohodox Church of Zurich, stroll the grounds of Friedhof Fluntern, and contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zurich trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Zurich in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June, daytime highs in Zurich are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

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Mt Pilatus
4.7
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Old Town
4.6

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Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©

Slavic Rome

One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and Wawel Royal Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore and learn at Wieliczka Salt Mine and Muzeum Krakowa - Barbakan. Step out of Krakow with an excursion to Zamek Królewski in Suloszowa--about 44 minutes away. Spend the 7th (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Wawel Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Wojciech, get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, and take a stroll through Kazmierz The Former Jewish District.

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Krakow trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Krakow takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Wroclaw.

Things to do in Krakow

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World heritage site
Wieliczka Salt Mine
4.3
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Religious Site
Wawel Cathedral
4.6

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Wroclaw, Poland

Wroclaw ©

Venice of the North

Known for its relaxed and liberal atmosphere, the energetic city of Wroclaw lures visitors with its rich cultural heritage and pedestrian-friendly old town.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): admire nature's wide array of creatures at Wroclaw Zoo & Afrykarium, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Peace, Swidnica (Kosciol Pokoju w Swidnicy). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Archikatedra pw. Sw. Jana Chrzciciela we Wroclawiu, then get to know the fascinating history of Ostrow Tumski - (Cathedral Island), then see the interesting displays at Panorama Raclawicka, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town- Historic Center.

For ratings and other tourist information, use the Wroclaw vacation site.

Drive from Krakow to Wroclaw in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Wroclaw, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zagan.

Things to do in Wroclaw

Historic Sites · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums

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Zagan, Poland

Zagan ©
Żagań is a town on the Bóbr river in western Poland, with 26,253 inhabitants (2010). On the 10th (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of the Holy Cross, get engrossed in the history at Stalag Luft III Prisoner Camp Museum, and then steep yourself in history at Abbey of St. Augustine.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Zagan journey website.

You can drive from Wroclaw to Zagan in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Zagan

Historic Sites · Museums
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Religious Site
Church of the Holy Cross
4.3

5
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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Dresden Zwinger and Neues Museum. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery. Step out of Berlin to go to Dresden and see Katholische Hofkirche, which is approximately 2 hours away. There's much more to do: examine the collection at Topography of Terror, admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom, don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, and contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall.

To see more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin driving holiday planning website.

Traveling by car from Zagan to Berlin takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to St. Petersburg.

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Art Museum
The Dresden Zwinger
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Art Museum
Pergamonmuseum
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Topography of Terror
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St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Popular historic sites such as Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and Saint Isaac's Cathedral are in your itinerary. Get a sense of the local culture at The State Hermitage Museum and Palace Square. There's still lots to do: take an in-depth tour of Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens, explore the galleries of Kazan Cathedral, examine the collection at Monplaisir Historical Palace Museum, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read St. Petersburg driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to St. Petersburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Berlin to St. Petersburg is 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
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The State Hermitage Museum
4.7

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace and Drottningholm Palace are in your itinerary. Vasa Museum and Moderna Museet - Stockholm are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Skansen, take an in-depth tour of Nordiska Museet, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, and pause for some serene contemplation at Riddarholmen Church.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Stockholm road trip planning site.

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Stockholm in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from St. Petersburg to Stockholm is minus 2 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Adventure · Winter Sports · Outdoors

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Vasa Museum
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Skansen
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Royal Palace
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