14 days in Europe Itinerary

14 days in Europe Itinerary

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14 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Tijuana, Mexico
Fly:  24 h
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Train:  45 min
3
Ghent, Belgium
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
4
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
5
Reims, France
— 1 night
Train:  30 min
6
Epernay, France
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
8
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h
9
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  19 h 45 min
End: Tijuana, Mexico

1
night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House.

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

Tijuana, Mexico to Amsterdam is an approximately 24-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Central European Time (CET) is 9 hours. In May, Amsterdam is little chillier than Tijuana - with highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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.
On the 27th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Atomium, explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Ghent.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

1
night
Ghent, Belgium

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Bavo's Cathedral, head outdoors with Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail, then step into the grandiose world of Gravensteen, and finally make a trip to Ghent City Center.

For where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Ghent trip planner.

Take a train from Brussels to Ghent in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In May in Ghent, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen
Saint Bavo's Cathedral ©
Saint Bavo's Cathedral
Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail ©
Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail

1
night
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the Holy Blood, get engrossed in the history at Groeningemuseum, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

To see maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bruges online trip maker .

Bruges is just a short distance from Ghent. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Reims.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

1
night
Reims, France

Reims ©
Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
On the 30th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Jacques, steep yourself in history at Jesuit College in Reims, then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Maurice, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Surrender, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Thomas.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Reims itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Bruges to Reims takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in May, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Epernay.

Things to do in Reims

Historic Sites Museums
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Museum of the Surrender ©
Museum of the Surrender
Eglise Saint Jacques ©
Eglise Saint Jacques
Eglise Saint-Maurice ©
Eglise Saint-Maurice

1
night
Epernay, France

Epernay ©
Best known for its Champagne production, Épernay is a small town featuring several famous brands, including Moët & Chandon, that have been aged in the miles of tunneled cellars carved from chalk rock beneath the town.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Sun): trek along Route Champagne, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre-Dame, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Avenue de Champagne, then learn about winemaking at Paul-Etienne Saint Germain, and finally do a tasting at Bulles et Bonheur champagne Elodie D.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Epernay travel route planner.

Epernay is just a stone's throw from Reims. In May, daytime highs in Epernay are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Epernay

Parks Trails Outdoors
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Paul-Etienne Saint Germain ©
Paul-Etienne Saint Germain
Avenue de Champagne ©
Avenue de Champagne
Eglise Notre-Dame ©
Eglise Notre-Dame

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Mon): head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, then make a trip to Louvre Museum, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planning tool .

You can take a train from Epernay to Paris in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Paris, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 2:
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally delve into the distant past at Pantheon. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planning site .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in June, with highs in Rome at 34°C and lows at 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Thu) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

Start your trip to Madrid by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Rome to Madrid by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Madrid can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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