11 days in Paris, Heidelberg & Amsterdam Itinerary

11 days in Paris, Heidelberg & Amsterdam Itinerary

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11 days in Paris, Heidelberg & Amsterdam Itinerary

Start: Philadelphia, United States
Fly:  12​h
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  4​h 30​min
2
Heidelberg, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  10​h 30​min
End: Philadelphia, United States

4
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Paul-Etienne Saint Germain and Chateau of Vincennes. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Avenue de Champagne and National Museum of Natural History. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Chateau de Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas' House (in Le Port-Marly) and La Maison Mumm (in Reims). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah, laugh and play at Mystery Escape, stop by 1st Arrondissement, and see the interesting displays at Musee des Arts et Metiers.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Paris day trip site .

Philadelphia, USA to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Philadelphia to Paris is 6 hours. When traveling from Philadelphia in April, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 60°F by day to 42°F at night. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Epernay, Chateau de Monte Cristo - Alexandre Dumas' House, La Maison Mumm, Chateau of Vincennes
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Musee des Arts et Metiers ©
Musee des Arts et Metiers
Paul-Etienne Saint Germain ©
Paul-Etienne Saint Germain
Avenue de Champagne ©
Avenue de Champagne

2
nights
Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
On the 12th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Friedrich Ebert Memorial (Gedenkstatte), admire the masterpieces at Museum of the Palatinate (Kurpfalzisches Museum) and restaurant, and then don't miss a visit to Jesuitenkirche. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Kornmarkt, contemplate the long history of Carl's Square (Karlsplatz), then don't miss a visit to Bergfriedhof Heidelberg, and finally take an in-depth tour of Alte Universitaet.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Heidelberg trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Paris to Heidelberg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. April in Heidelberg sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 44°F at night. On the 14th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Museums Historic Sites
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Friedrich Ebert Memorial (Gedenkstatte) ©
Alte Universitaet ©
Alte Universitaet
Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche

3
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.
Kunstmuseum Den Haag and Panorama Mesdag are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Micropia and Museum of Prostitution - Red Light Secrets capture your imagination. Change things up with a short trip to Nieuwe Kerk in Delft (about 54 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agnieten Chapel, admire the masterpieces at Hermitage Amsterdam, and contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

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Drive from Heidelberg to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and flight. In April, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 56°F, while at night they dip to 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

The Hague, Nieuwe Kerk
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Micropia ©
Micropia
Kunstmuseum Den Haag ©
Kunstmuseum Den Haag
Panorama Mesdag ©
Panorama Mesdag

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