21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
3
Aarhus, Denmark
— 1 night
4
Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 2 nights
7
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
8
Marseille, France
— 3 nights
9
Paris, France
— 3 nights
10
Bruges, Belgium
— 1 night
11
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours

2
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Zuiderzeemuseum and Doopsgezind Amsterdam. Visiting Natuurmonumenten Nieuwkoopse Plassen and Strand Egmond aan Zee will get you outdoors. Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Amerongen Castle (in Amerongen), Huis Doorn (in Doorn) and Mondial Museum (in Volendam).

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Amsterdam is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 9 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Strand Egmond aan Zee, Amerongen Castle, Natuurmonumenten Nieuwkoopse Plassen, Zuiderzeemuseum, Huis Doorn
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Mondial Museum ©
Mondial Museum
Zuiderzeemuseum ©
Zuiderzeemuseum
Amerongen Castle ©
Amerongen Castle

2
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): kick back and relax at Amager Strandpark, stroll around Jaegerborg Dyrehave, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Trinitatis Kirke. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Frederiksberg Slot, pause for some serene contemplation at Frederiksborg Slotskirke, thenstep into the grandiose world of Frederiksborg slotshave, and finally admire the striking features of Fredensborg Palace.

To find where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Copenhagen trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Aarhus.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Hillerod, Jaegerborg Dyrehave, Fredensborg Palace
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Amager Strandpark ©
Amager Strandpark
Frederiksborg Slotskirke ©
Frederiksborg Slotskirke
Frederiksborg slotshave ©
Frederiksborg slotshave

1
night
Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©
Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Mollestien, delve into the lush surroundings at Moesgard Forrest, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Katolsk Vor Frue Kirke, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Sct. Paul's Church, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vor Frue Kirke.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Aarhus trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Copenhagen to Aarhus takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Hamburg.

Things to do in Aarhus

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Vor Frue Kirke ©
Vor Frue Kirke
Sct. Paul's Church ©
Sct. Paul's Church
Katolsk Vor Frue Kirke ©
Katolsk Vor Frue Kirke

2
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): savor a hot drink at Café Elbgold , admire the landmark architecture of Altonaer Rathaus, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Hauptkirche St. Katharinen, thensee the interesting displays at Dialog in Silence, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Hauptkirche St. Jacobi. On the 17th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Alsterhaus Hamburg, see the interesting displays at Bucerius Kunst Forum, examine the collection at Kaffeemuseum-Burg, thensee the interesting displays at Deutsches Zollmuseum, and finally steep yourself in history at Wasserkunst Kaltehofe.

To see where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Hamburg trip site.

You can drive from Aarhus to Hamburg in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Dialog in Silence ©
Dialog in Silence
Hauptkirche St. Katharinen ©
Hauptkirche St. Katharinen
Hauptkirche St. Jacobi ©
Hauptkirche St. Jacobi

2
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Heiliggeistkirche, pause for some photo ops at Angel of Peace (Friedensengel), pause for some serene contemplation at Burgersaalkirche, thenpause for some photo ops at Ruhmeshalle und Bavaria, thenmake a trip to Fassade des Hirmer Stammhauses, and finally don't miss a visit to Mariensaule. Keep things going the next day: view the masterpieces at Kunsthalle Munich, contemplate the long history of Feldherrnhalle, explore the world behind art at Bavarian National Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Siegestor, and finally contemplate the long history of Church of Reconciliation between East and West.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Munich vacation builder app.

You can fly from Hamburg to Munich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Heiliggeistkirche ©
Heiliggeistkirche
Burgersaalkirche ©
Burgersaalkirche
Feldherrnhalle ©
Feldherrnhalle

2
nights
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany

Garmisch-Partenkirchen ©
Nestled within the Bavarian Alps, Garmisch-Partenkirchen offers a classic mountain feel along with world-class winter sports.
On the 20th (Fri), fly down the slopes at Alpspitz, get great views at Aussichtsplattform AlpspiX, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter und Paul, thentake in the pleasant sights at Ludwigstrasse, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Oberammergau Church.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Garmisch-Partenkirchen driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Munich to Garmisch-Partenkirchen in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) so you can drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks Winter Sports Outdoors

Side Trips

St. Peter und Paul, Oberammergau Church
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Alpspitz ©
Alpspitz
St. Peter und Paul ©
St. Peter und Paul
Oberammergau Church ©
Oberammergau Church

1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sat): contemplate the long history of Citadel of the Holy Spirit (Citadelle du St-Esprit), walk around Parcs de la Petrusse, and then Head underground at Petrusse Casemates.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Luxembourg City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Luxembourg City takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites Parks Trails

Side Trips

Larochette Castle, Chateau Esch-sur-Sure, Sandweiler German Military Cemetery, Luxembourg
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Larochette Castle ©
Larochette Castle
Chateau Esch-sur-Sure ©
Chateau Esch-sur-Sure

3
nights
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
On the 23rd (Mon), see the interesting displays at Pavillon M, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de la Buzine, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Laurent, thenstroll the grounds of Cimetiere de la Treille, and finally head outdoors with Set Squash Marseille. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Musee des Beaux-Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vincent de Paul Church, thensee the interesting displays at Musee Regards de Provence, and finally kick back and relax at Plage de Piemanson.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Marseille road trip planning app.

You can fly from Luxembourg City to Marseille in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, Marseille is somewhat warmer than Luxembourg City - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Plage de Piemanson
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Eglise Saint-Laurent ©
Eglise Saint-Laurent
Chateau de la Buzine ©
Chateau de la Buzine
Plage de Piemanson ©
Plage de Piemanson

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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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Atelier des Lumieres and Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis. Chateau de Malmaison and Hotel de Ville will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin des Plantes, examine the collection at National Museum of Natural History, and make a trip to Pont-Neuf.

For reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Marseille to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Marseille in September; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chateau de Malmaison, Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis
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Memorial De La Shoah ©
Memorial De La Shoah
Atelier des Lumieres ©
Atelier des Lumieres
Chateau de Malmaison ©
Chateau de Malmaison

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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.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Provincial Domain Bulskampveld, take in the spiritual surroundings of De Vos Almshouse (Godshuis de Vos), walk around Arentshof, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Brugge Sint Jacobskerk, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sint-Walburgakerk.

To see traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Bruges trip site.

Getting from Paris to Bruges by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Provincial Domain Bulskampveld
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Brugge Sint Jacobskerk ©
Brugge Sint Jacobskerk
Provincial Domain Bulskampveld
Provincial Domain Bulskampveld
Sint-Walburgakerk ©
Sint-Walburgakerk

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hours
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam
On the 29th (Sun), step into the grandiose world of Muiderslot, thensteep yourself in history at Grenspaal, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of the Canals, and finally examine the collection at Amsterdam Tulip Museum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Muiderslot
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Muiderslot
Muiderslot
Museum of the Canals ©
Museum of the Canals
Amsterdam Tulip Museum ©
Amsterdam Tulip Museum

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