44 days in Europe Itinerary

44 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice, Italy
— 8 nights
2
Milan, Italy
— 6 nights
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 6 nights
4
Paris, France
— 7 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 7 nights
6
Frankfurt, Germany
— 7 nights

8
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Piazza delle Erbe and Giudecca 795 Art Gallery. Let the collections at Doge's Palace and Museo Ebraico di Venezia capture your imagination. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Verona (Porta dei Borsari, Arena di Verona, &more) and Padua (Battistero del Duomo, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, explore the galleries of Ca' d'Oro, and contemplate the long history of Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To find traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice tour planning site.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Venice is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Venice. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Jakarta in June; daily highs in Venice reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Verona, Padua
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

6
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
For shopping fun, head to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II or Micromercato Moltrasio. Duomo di Milano and Castello Sforzesco are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Casa dei Presepi (in Mezzegra), Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino (in Griante) and Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina). There's much more to do: get advice or help at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana, pause for some serene contemplation at S. Giovanni Battista, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Milan driving holiday planner.

Drive from Venice to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Gravedona, Como, Varenna, Casa dei Presepi, Micromercato Moltrasio
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

6
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Old Town and Friedhof Fluntern will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and ARTBOX.GALLERY. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (The Rosengart Collection, Kunsthalle Luzern, &more), Interlaken (Heidi's Photo Chalet, Parasailing & Paragliding, &more) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). And it doesn't end there: explore the activities along Lake Zurich, examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich online trip planner.

Traveling by car from Milan to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, Zurich is little chillier than Milan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trips

Interlaken, Lucerne
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Parasailing & Paragliding
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Old Town ©
Old Town

7
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Louvre Museum and Arc de Triomphe. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Rouen (Fayencerie Augy, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, &more). There's much more to do: stop by Le Marais, take a stroll through Montmartre, get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Paris trip builder.

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Zurich to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. July in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Rouen
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

7
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.
Appreciate the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House. Head to The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Friends of Artfor some retail therapy. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: The Hague (Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) & Panorama Mesdag), Atlanticwall Museum Scheveningen (in Scheveningen) and Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo), Grote Markt, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Old Church.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, expect nights in Amsterdam to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

The Hague, Haarlem, Old Church
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

7
nights
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Appreciate the collections at Fortress Marienberg and Reichsstadtmuseum. Visit Cologne Cathedral and Altstadt for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Rothenburg (Historiengewölbe mit Staatsverlies - Museum zur Stadtgeschichte in Rothenburg o.d.T., Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), &more) and Wurzburg (Neumuenster, Würzburg Residence, &more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dreikonigskirche, explore the different monuments and memorials at Old Jewish Cemetery, and make a trip to Liebfrauen - Ort der Stille.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt holiday builder app.

Do a combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to Frankfurt in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in July: highs in Frankfurt hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Wurzburg, Cologne Cathedral
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Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg

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