19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
5
Gruyeres, Switzerland
— 1 night
6
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 3 nights
7
Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
9
Berlin, Germany
— Few hours

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.
You've added Arc de Triomphe, Pantheon, Sainte-Chapelle, and other attractions to your itinerary. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris day trip app.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Paris is 4 hours. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in December, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. On the 2nd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Amsterdam, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thencontemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, and finally walk around Vondelpark.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam online visit planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. You'll set off for London on the 4th (Sat).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and St. Paul's Cathedral. Appreciate the collections at Natural History Museum and The British Museum. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and brush up on your military savvy at Churchill War Rooms.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our London vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London due to the time zone difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

1
night
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
You've added Broken Chair Sculpture, Palais des Nations, Genève, Museum of Natural History (Museum d'Histoire naturelle), and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 6th (Mon), get a new perspective on nature at Museum of Natural History (Museum d'Histoire naturelle) and then get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Geneva online attractions planner.

Getting from London to Geneva by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Geneva, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in January, plan for a bit cooler nights in Geneva, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Gruyeres.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva

1
night
Gruyeres, Switzerland

Gruyeres ©
The small medieval town of Gruyères sits at the base of two foothill peaks with a saddle suspended between them.
To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Gruyeres online trip maker.

Drive from Geneva to Gruyeres in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in Gruyeres, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Gruyeres

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Chaplin's World
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Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Gruyeres Castle ©
Gruyeres Castle
HR Giger Museum ©
HR Giger Museum

3
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get a sense of the local culture at Museum Rietberg and Old Town. Get some historical perspective at Grossmunster and Fraumünster Church. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Lucerne: Zurich (Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) & Landesmuseum). There's still lots to do: take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, take in the exciting artwork at Kunsthalle Luzern, and explore the activities along Lake Lucerne.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Lucerne trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Gruyeres to Lucerne takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. January in Lucerne sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Basel.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zurich
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Museum Rietberg ©
Museum Rietberg
Old Town ©
Old Town

1
night
Basel, Switzerland

Basel ©
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Fondation Beyeler, thenexamine the collection at Jean Tinguely Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Basel Minster, and finally wander the streets of Basel's Old Town.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Basel trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Basel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Basel

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Fondation Beyeler
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Fondation Beyeler ©
Fondation Beyeler
Basel Minster ©
Basel Minster
Jean Tinguely Museum ©
Jean Tinguely Museum

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Popular historic sites such as Fisherman's Bastion and Heroes' Square are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Matthias Church and House of Terror Museum. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), appreciate the extensive heritage of Janoshegy, steep yourself in history at Hungarian National Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Budapest vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Basel to Budapest in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Basel in January; daily highs in Budapest reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

few
hours
Berlin, Germany

Berlin
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Berlin day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Berlin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You will leave for home on the 15th (Wed).

Things to do in Berlin

Nightlife Tours Museums
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