23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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23 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Paris, France
1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
7
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Paris, France

5
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen (in Rouen). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre.

For where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Paris attractions planner.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In June in Paris, expect temperatures between 27°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Versailles, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

4
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Brussels: Bruges (The Markt, Belfry of Bruges, & more). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, ponder the world of politics at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice), and get in on the family fun at Mini-Europe.

For where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Brussels day trip tool .

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in June, you will find days in Brussels are a bit cooler (23°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bruges
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
The Markt ©
The Markt
Atomium ©
Atomium

2
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.
On the 11th (Thu), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally delve into the distant past at Pantheon. On the next day, take in panoramic vistas at Torre San Giovani, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rome itinerary planner.

Getting from Brussels to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Rome: highs are around 34°C and lows about 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
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.
Take a break from Venice with a short trip to Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, about 54 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read our Venice holiday app .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in June, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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 16th (Tue): make a trip to Stephansplatz, admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Belvedere Palace, and finally make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien and then see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg).

To find photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Venice to Vienna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect little chillier evenings in Vienna when traveling from Venice in June, with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

4
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
Munich is known for museums, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, examine the collection at BMW Museum, and don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Munich sightseeing site .

You can drive from Vienna to Munich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight and train. When traveling from Vienna in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Munich, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. On the 21st (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden

2
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): take in the views from Chapel Bridge, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Markuskirche, and finally take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Old Town and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lucerne trip planner .

You can drive from Munich to Lucerne in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zurich
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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