31 days in Western Europe & Prague Itinerary

31 days in Western Europe & Prague Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
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Nuremberg, Germany
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, and admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

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

Houston, USA to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from Houston to London, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Houston in April: high temperatures in London hover around 56°F and lows are around 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 19:
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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
3.9
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Observation Deck
Tower Bridge
4.7

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Paris, France

Paris ©

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Versailles (Palace of Versailles & The Trianons & The Hamlet). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

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

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in April, and nighttime lows around 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 19 — 23:
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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

2
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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Holy Blood, take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, then explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, then examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and finally don't miss a visit to The Markt. On the 25th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, then sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, and finally don't miss a visit to Oude Griffie.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Bruges trip builder tool.

Take a train from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 56°F, and evening lows to 40°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Museums · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 23 — 25:
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Religious Site
Basilica of the Holy Blood
4.5
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World heritage site
Historic Centre of Brugge
4.8
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Landmark
The Markt
4.4

2
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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), steep yourself in history at Grand Place, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then see the interesting displays at Atomium, and finally steep yourself in history at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, then appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, then buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Brussels online travel route builder.

You can drive from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 55°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Brussels

Find places to stay Apr 25 — 27:
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Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8
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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8

2
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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©

City of Churches

Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 28th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Museum Ludwig, admire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, then snap pictures at Hohenzollern Bridge, and finally see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: get in on the family fun at Phantasialand, then make a trip to Alt St. Alban, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

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

Traveling by car from Brussels to Cologne takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Cologne can reach 59°F, while at night they dip to 39°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nuremberg.

Things to do in Cologne

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 27 — 29:
Highlights from your trip
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Theme Park
Phantasialand
4.1
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World heritage site
Cologne Cathedral
4.8
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Room Escape Game
Room Escape Games
4.7

2
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Nuremberg, Germany

Nuremberg ©

Gingerbread Capital of the World

Nuremberg's historic town center stands in the shadow of a towering imperial castle that dominates its northwestern corner.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): 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 take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Lorenz Church, and finally admire the striking features of Germanisches Nationalmuseum. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Stadt Rothenburg ob der Tauber, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Nuremberg travel route planning site.

You can fly from Cologne to Nuremberg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 59°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Nuremberg

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 1:
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3
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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague

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.
On the 2nd (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Prague day trip app.

Traveling by car from Nuremberg to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. May in Prague sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Find places to stay May 1 — 4:
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Must see
Charles Bridge
4.6
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Castle
Prague Castle
4.5

1
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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at English Garden, then steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, and then don't miss a visit to Marienplatz. On the 5th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, examine the collection at Munich Residenz, then engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Munich trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in Munich sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 46°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Nature
Find places to stay May 4 — 5:
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Science Museum
Deutsches Museum
4.2
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Historic Site
Nymphenburg Palace
4.5
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Water Body
English Garden
4.7

3
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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Explore Zurich's surroundings by going to Lucerne (The Nine Towers, Chapel Bridge, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, pause for some photo ops at Hans Waldmann Statue, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Munich to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Zurich are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 5 — 8:
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Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Water Body
Lake Lucerne
4.8
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Neighborhood
Old Town
4.6

2
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Bern, Switzerland

Bern ©

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Clock Tower - Zytglogge, contemplate the long history of Zahringerbrunnen, get curious at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), then visit UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Barenpark. On the 10th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Mosesbrunnen and then step into the grandiose world of Gruyeres Castle.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Bern tour builder site.

You can take a train from Zurich to Bern in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Bern can reach 66°F, while at night they dip to 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Venice.

Things to do in Bern

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 8 — 10:
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern
4.7
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Observation Deck
Clock Tower - Zytglogge
3.9

4
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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Loggia Della Gran Guardia) and Arena di Verona (in Verona). There's much more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Venice trip planner.

Getting from Bern to Venice by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Bern in May: high temperatures in Venice hover around 72°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 10 — 14:
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Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7
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Water Body
Canal Grande
4.8
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

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