28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe route planner

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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Colmar, France
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Train
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
5
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Train
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Venice, Italy
— 1 day
Drive
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Train
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Train
10
Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 2 nights
Bus to Bruxelles-Midi, Train to Ghent
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Ghent, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
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Paris, France

— 2 nights

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Arc de Triomphe, Louvre Museum, Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and other attractions you added. On the 15th (Mon), admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, then take a stroll through Île de la Cité, and finally contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Pont Alexandre III, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and then don't miss a visit to La Galerie des Batailles.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Paris itinerary site.

Winnipeg, Canada to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Winnipeg to Paris is 7 hours. In July, daytime highs in Paris are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. On the 17th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Colmar.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 15 — 17:

Colmar, France

— 2 nights

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): wander the streets of Little Venice.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Colmar route planner.

Getting from Paris to Colmar by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 19:

Bern, Switzerland

— 2 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Step out of Bern to go to Gruyeres and see Gruyeres Castle, which is approximately 56 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Aare River, browse the eclectic array of goods at Federal Building (Bundeshaus), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Cathedral of Bern, and enjoy breathtaking views from Gurten.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Bern trip planner.

Take a train from Colmar to Bern in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Bern can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can go by car to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:

Cinque Terre, Italy

— 2 nights

Italian Riviera

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
On the 22nd (Mon), hike along Cinque Terre Trails, then take a stroll around Vernazza, and then hike along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza. On the 23rd (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the striking landscape of Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Cinque Terre day trip tool.

Take a train from Bern to Cinque Terre in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Bern in July, with highs in Cinque Terre at 35°C and lows at 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks · Nature · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 24:

Rome, Italy

— 1 night

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 24th (Wed), admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then appreciate the history behind La Pieta, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip builder website.

You can fly from Cinque Terre to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Rome are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 24 — 25:

Florence, Italy

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Florence tour planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Florence, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 25 — 28:

Venice, Italy

— 1 day

City of Romance

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 29:

Salzburg, Austria

— 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Salzburg is known for historic sites, museums, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7, and steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Venice to Salzburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Venice in July; daily highs in Salzburg reach 30°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 31:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, don't miss a visit to The Vrtba Garden, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral.

For ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague attractions planner.

You can take a train from Salzburg to Prague in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Prague sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to fly to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jul 31 — Aug 3:

Nuremberg, Germany

— 2 nights

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
On the 4th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Reichsparteigelande (Nazi Party Rally Grounds), see the interesting displays at Dokumentationszentrum Reichsparteitagsgelände, explore the historical opulence of Kaiserburg Nurnberg, then don't miss a visit to St. Lorenz Church, and finally explore the world behind art at Germanisches Nationalmuseum. On the 5th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Altstadt, stop by Buchhandlung Hugendubel, then steep yourself in history at Stadt Nürnberg - Rathaus, and finally steep yourself in history at Nuremberg Palace of Justice.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Nuremberg trip itinerary builder app.

You can take a train from Prague to Nuremberg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In August in Nuremberg, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 5:

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

— 2 nights

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): stroll through Casemates du Bock, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, then contemplate the long history of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), and finally contemplate the long history of Vianden Castle. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame, then stroll the grounds of Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parc Merveilleux.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Luxembourg City trip itinerary builder website.

Traveling by car from Nuremberg to Luxembourg City takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. August in Luxembourg City sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Ghent.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 5 — 7:

Ghent, Belgium

— 3 nights
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, then contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis, contemplate the long history of Brugse Vrije, don't miss a visit to Burg Square, don't miss a visit to The Markt, then steep yourself in history at Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Ghent trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of bus and train from Luxembourg City to Ghent in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In August in Ghent, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 7 — 10:

Paris, France

City of Light

Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and then get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Ghent to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly; or drive. Traveling from Ghent in August, you will find days in Paris are a bit warmer (29°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can fly back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Aug 10 — 11: