12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Cologne, Germany
— 1 night
5
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
6
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night


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3
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.
Seine River has been added to your itinerary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sat): admire the striking features of Palace of Versailles, thensteep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, and then steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip builder app.

If you are flying in from Indonesia, the closest major aiports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 10th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Royal Palace of Brussels, Passion Chocolat and Mary Chocolatier. Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): stop by Mary Chocolatier, stop by Passion Chocolat, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, thenstep into the grandiose world of Royal Palace of Brussels, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Brussels online day trip planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in June, you will find days in Brussels are little chillier (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Tue) before leaving for Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Shopping
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert ©
Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Foodhallen, Rijksmuseum, De Kaaskamer, and other attractions. On the 11th (Tue), hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, thenmake a trip to Dam Square, and then don't miss a visit to Brouwersgracht. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Zaanse Schans, thenlook for gifts at De Kaaskamer, and then wander the streets of De 9 Straatjes.

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You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Cologne.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zaanse Schans
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Albert Cuyp Market ©
Albert Cuyp Market
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans

1
night
Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
You've added Hohenzollern Bridge, Chocolate Museum, Koln Arcaden, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): snap pictures at Hohenzollern Bridge.

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Cologne trip planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Cologne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In June in Cologne, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Chocolate Museum ©
Chocolate Museum
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Koln Arcaden ©
Koln Arcaden

1
night
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Bauernmarkt Konstablerwache has been added to your itinerary.

For ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt travel planner.

You can take a train from Cologne to Frankfurt in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Frankfurt can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 15th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lucerne.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Shopping
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Bauernmarkt Konstablerwache ©
Bauernmarkt Konstablerwache

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Laderach, Lion Monument and Chapel Bridge. On the 15th (Sat), take in the views from Chapel Bridge.

To find traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lucerne road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Frankfurt to Lucerne takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Shopping
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Laderach ©
Laderach
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Confiserie Sprungli, Franz Carl Weber and Market Oerlikon. Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sun): stop by Confiserie Sprungli, thenstop by Franz Carl Weber, and then savor the flavors at Market Oerlikon.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Zurich road trip planning website.

You can drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Another option is to take a train. In June, daytime highs in Zurich are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. You'll have a few hours on the 17th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Zurich

Shopping
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Market Oerlikon ©
Market Oerlikon
Confiserie Sprungli ©
Confiserie Sprungli
Franz Carl Weber ©
Franz Carl Weber

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