60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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Kaliningrad, Russia
— 4 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
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Kiel, Germany
— 1 night
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Hamburg, Germany
— 5 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Antwerp, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Lier, Belgium
— 1 night
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Liege, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 5 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
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Genoa, Italy
— 3 nights
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Alessandria, Italy
— 2 nights
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Casale Monferrato, Italy
— 4 nights
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Turin, Italy
— 3 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
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Bologna, Italy
— 6 nights
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Kaliningrad, Russia

— 4 nights

Amber City

A city of science and philosophy, cosmopolitan Kaliningrad once served as a cultural hub of Germany, Poland, and Lithuania.
Kurshskaya Kosa and Fort XI Donhoff are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at B-413 Submarine Museum and Amber Museum capture your imagination. When in Kaliningrad, make a side trip to see Kirch Neuhausen in Gurevsk, approximately Gurevsk away. There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Christ the Savior and engage your brain at Museum of the World Ocean.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Kaliningrad day trip planning site.

Budapest, Hungary to Kaliningrad is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Budapest in June, things will get slightly colder in Kaliningrad: highs are around 24°C and lows about 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Berlin.

Things to do in Kaliningrad

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

Berlin, Germany

— 5 nights

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.
Pergamonmuseum and The Dresden Zwinger will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Topography of Terror and Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Step out of Berlin to go to Dresden and see Bruehlsche Terrasse, which is approximately 2 hours away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, step into the grandiose world of Charlottenburg Palace, contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Berliner Dom.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, use the Berlin trip planning site.

Fly from Kaliningrad to Berlin in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Kaliningrad to Berlin due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can take a train to Kiel.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Kiel, Germany

— 1 night

Sailing City

One of Germany's most important ports for decades, Kiel combines its working industrial center with a rich heritage of music, fine dining, and pleasant scenery.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at U-Boot U 995, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Nikolai Church, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Arche Warder - Zentrum fur seltene Nutztierrassen.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kiel day trip planning tool.

Take a train from Berlin to Kiel in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, daily temperatures in Kiel can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can drive to Hamburg.

Things to do in Kiel

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Hamburg, Germany

— 5 nights

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Visit Alter Elbtunnel and St. Michael's Church for their historical value. Let the collections at Miniatur Wunderland and Kunsthalle Hamburg capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Hamburg: Altes Land (in Jork), Storchenpflegestation Wesermarsch (in Berne) and The Wadden Sea, Germany (in Norden). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Speicherstadt, identify plant and animal life at Wildpark Lueneburger Heide, take in nature's colorful creations at Planten un Blomen, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Hamburg trip builder app.

You can drive from Kiel to Hamburg in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Bruges.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks · Wildlife · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bruges, Belgium

— 5 nights

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Historic Centre of Brugge and Gravensteen. Groeningemuseum and Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Bruges: Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral, Graslei and Korenlei, &more), Ieper (Ypres) (In Flanders Fields Museum & Menin Gate Memorial) and Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke). The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, get to know the fascinating history of The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, and make a trip to The Markt.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Bruges sightseeing planner.

Getting from Hamburg to Bruges by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and car. June in Bruges sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) early enough to go by car to Antwerp.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Antwerp, Belgium

— 2 nights
Its reputation as a business-centric city distracts many visitors from the real draws of Antwerp: its historical sites, architectural beauty, and lively culture.
Popular historic sites such as Beguinage and Cathedral of Our Lady are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore MAS - Museum aan de Stroom and Museum Plantin-Moretus. Explore Antwerp's surroundings by going to Kinderboerderij Mikerf (in Brasschaat), Molsbroek (in Lokeren) and Heidebos (in Wachtebeke). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), get to know the fascinating history of Grote Markt, make a trip to Beguinage, and stop by The Chocolate Line - Dominique Persoone.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Antwerp trip itinerary planning app.

Getting from Bruges to Antwerp by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Bruges in July, expect nights in Antwerp to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can go by car to Lier.

Things to do in Antwerp

Wildlife · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lier, Belgium

— 1 night
Lier is a municipality located in the Belgian province of Antwerp. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Rumbold's Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof Lier, and then see the interesting displays at Zimmer Tower.

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

Traveling by car from Antwerp to Lier takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Liege.

Things to do in Lier

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Liege, Belgium

— 3 nights

The Fervent City

Although decidedly industrial on the outskirts, Liege also boasts impressive architecture.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Ardennes American Cemetery and Cathedral de Liege (Liege Cathedral). Appreciate the collections at Bastogne Barracks and Bastogne War Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Liege: Dinant (Parc de Furfooz & Citadelle de Dinant) and Forestia (in Theux). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the extensive heritage of Coteaux de la Citadelle, explore the world behind art at La Boverie, and admire the landmark architecture of Gare de Liege-Guillemins.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Liege journey planner.

Drive from Lier to Liege in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Liege sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cologne.

Things to do in Liege

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Cologne, Germany

— 5 nights

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Cologne Cathedral and Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Wallraf-Richartz Museum and Stadel Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Cologne side-trips: Trier (Porta Nigra, St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), &more), Nationalpark Eifel (in Schleiden) and Aachen Cathedral (in Aachen). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Museum Ludwig, wander the streets of Historic Old Town, explore the historical opulence of Reichsburg Cochem, and look for all kinds of wild species at Neroberg.

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

You can drive from Liege to Cologne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Cologne are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can fly to Munich.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Munich, Germany

— 4 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Munich Residenz and Lenbachhaus. Get some cultural insight at Nymphenburg Palace and Alte Pinakothek. Change things up with these side-trips from Munich: Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen), Schloss Linderhof (in Ettal) and Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site (in Dachau). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, admire the landmark architecture of Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Neuschwanstein, and see the interesting displays at BMW Welt.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Munich vacation builder site.

Getting from Cologne to Munich by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Munich are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can catch the flight to Genoa.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Genoa, Italy

— 3 nights
Once the most important harbor in the Mediterranean Sea, Genoa has a long history as a rich and powerful trade center in northern Italy.
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova and Galleria Nazionale di Palazzo Spinola will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Basilica di Santa Maria di Castello and Galata Museo del Mare capture your imagination. When in Genoa, make a side trip to see Incendio del Castello con la Processione Religiosa dei Crocifissi in Rapallo, approximately Rapallo away. The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium of Genoa, get to know the fascinating history of Via Giuseppe Garibaldi, explore the world behind art at Palazzo Ducale, and take a stroll through Boccadasse.

For maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Genoa trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Genoa takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Munich in July, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Genoa, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Alessandria.

Things to do in Genoa

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Alessandria, Italy

— 2 nights
Alessandria is a city and comune in Piedmont, Italy, and the capital of the Province of Alessandria. Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): look for gifts at Pasticceria Gallina, then explore the ancient world of Cittadella di Alessandria, and then contemplate the long history of La Bollente. On your second day here, step into the grandiose world of Castello di Grinzane Cavour, surround yourself with nature on Truffle Tour, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Asti Santa Maria Assunta.

To see photos, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Alessandria road trip planner.

Getting from Genoa to Alessandria by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Genoa in July, Alessandria is little chillier at night with lows of 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Casale Monferrato.

Things to do in Alessandria

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trips

Casale Monferrato, Italy

— 4 nights
Casale Monferrato is a town in the Piedmont region in Italy, in the province of Alessandria. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo etnografico di Coniolo and Museo d'Arte Religiosa Padre Augusto Mozzetti di Oleggio. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palazzo Gozani Di Treville and Chiesa di San Michele. Venture out of the city with trips to Santuario di Oropa (in Oropa), Museo ArteVino Razzano (in Alfiano Natta) and Ricetto di Candelo (in Candelo). There's more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di Sant'Evasio (Duomo di Casale Monferrato) and see the interesting displays at Museo Borgogna.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Casale Monferrato route builder website.

Casale Monferrato is just a short distance from Alessandria. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Alessandria in July: highs in Casale Monferrato hover around 34°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Casale Monferrato

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Turin, Italy

— 3 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Egizio and Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile. Museo Nazionale del Cinema and Santuario della Consolata are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Turin: Palazzina di Caccia di Stupinigi (in Stupinigi) and Reggia di Venaria Reale (in Venaria Reale). The adventure continues: take some stellar pictures from Basilica of Superga, admire the striking features of Palazzo Reale, admire the natural beauty at Parco del Valentino, and make a trip to Piazza Castello.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Turin trip planner.

Drive from Casale Monferrato to Turin in 1.5 hours. While traveling from Casale Monferrato, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Turin, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Milan, Italy

— 4 nights

Fashion Capital of World

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.
Appreciate the collections at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana and Museo Poldi Pezzoli. Duomo di Milano and Monumental Cemetery will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Casa di Giulietta, &more). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Milan trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Turin to Milan in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. While traveling from Turin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Milan, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Bologna.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Bologna, Italy

— 6 nights

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace. Let the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and La Macchina del Tempo capture your imagination. Explore Bologna's surroundings by going to Florence (Mercato Centrale, Basilica of Santa Croce, &more) and St Mark's Campanile (in Venice). Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa della Madonna di Galliera, enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, and take an in-depth tour of Museo Civico Archeologico.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Bologna sightseeing planner.

Getting from Milan to Bologna by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in August, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips