15 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

15 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

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Fly
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Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 day
Train to Dusseldorf, Fly to Amsterdam Schiphol
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive
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Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly
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Jakarta, Indonesia
— 1 night

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Frankfurt, Germany

— 1 day

Mainhattan

A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
On the 16th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), then explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, then admire the local landmark of Fountain of Justice, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Romer.

To see ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Frankfurt trip itinerary builder website.

Jakarta, Indonesia to Frankfurt is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Frankfurt due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Jakarta in December, with highs in Frankfurt at 7°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Museums · Historic Sites
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

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 17th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Vondelpark, don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, then make a trip to Royal Palace Amsterdam, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To find ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online driving holiday planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Frankfurt to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:

Brussels, Belgium

— 3 nights

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Brussels: Bruges (Nepomucenusbrug, The Markt, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, ponder the world of politics at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice), examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), and browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center.

For photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels journey planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. December in Brussels sees daily highs of 7°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Theme Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Paris, France

— 2 nights

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.
On the 22nd (Wed), explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu): explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner.

Take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. December in Paris sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 23:

Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 24th (Fri), browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On your second day here, make a trip to Las Ramblas, stroll around Parc Guell, and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

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Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, Barcelona is somewhat warmer than Paris - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 25:

London, United Kingdom

— 2 nights

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our London trip website.

Fly from Barcelona to London in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to London. Traveling from Barcelona in December, you will find days in London are slightly colder (11°C), and nights are about the same (4°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can travel to Jakarta.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 27:

Jakarta, Indonesia

— 1 night

Big Durian

The capital and largest city of Indonesia, Jakarta offers the kind of cultural, historical, and natural stimulation expected from the most populous city in Southeast Asia.
On the 29th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Istiqlal Mosque, appreciate the history behind National Monument (MONAS), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Baitul Ihsan Mosque, and finally steep yourself in history at Jakarta Old Town.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Jakarta online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from London to Jakarta by flight takes about 21 hours. Traveling from London to Jakarta, you'll lose 7 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for warmer temperatures traveling from London in December, with highs in Jakarta at 37°C and lows at 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Jakarta

Historic Sites
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