25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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25 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
6
Bayeux, France
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  5 h 15 min
7
Arles, France
— 2 nights
+3
Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Porto-Vecchio, France
— 3 nights
Drive + Fly:  27 h
End: Sydney, Australia

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.
Munich Residenz and Alte Pinakothek will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site and Neue Pinakothek. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, make a trip to Marienplatz, enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche, and take an in-depth tour of Bavarian National Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Munich road trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Munich is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Munich due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in August, expect nights in Munich to be about the same, around 14°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site ©
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Jordaan and Amsterdam EXPO. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, make a trip to De Nieuwe Kerk, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online tour itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Munich to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

3
nights
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.
Appreciate the collections at Groeningemuseum and Friet Museum. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Belfry of Bruges and Basilica of the Holy Blood. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, make a trip to The Markt, see the interesting displays at Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie, and admire the masterpieces at Gruuthusemuseum.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read our Bruges attractions planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Bruges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

3
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Grand Place and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM). Let the collections at Atomium and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center, and explore the world behind art at Van Buuren Museum.

To see maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels trip tool .

You can take a train from Bruges to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Brussels sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, wander the streets of Le Marais, and steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Paris trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 1.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in August, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 16°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Bayeux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

3
nights
Bayeux, France

Bayeux ©
Most travelers take a trip to Bayeux to see the famed tapestry depicting the legendary Norman Conquest from the 11th century.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Normandy American Cemetery and Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux. Museum-lovers will get to explore Memorial de Caen and Musee du debarquement. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bayeux: Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach (in Sainte-Marie-du-Mont), Airborne Museum (in Sainte-Mere-Eglise) and D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum) (in Saint-Come-du-Mont). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame, learn about all things military at Musee D-Day Omaha, and take in the history at Omaha Beach.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Bayeux driving holiday planner .

You can take a train from Paris to Bayeux in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Arles.

Things to do in Bayeux

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

D-Day Experience (Dead Man's Corner museum), Musee du Debarquement Utah Beach, Normandy American Cemetery, Musee D-Day Omaha, Musee du debarquement
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Omaha Beach ©
Omaha Beach
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux ©
Musee de la Tapisserie de Bayeux
Airborne Museum ©
Airborne Museum

2
nights
Arles, France

Arles ©
Remote, uneventful, but definitely not a waste of time, Arles is absolutely steeped in Provençal culture.
On the 26th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise St-Trophime, explore the ancient world of Amphitheatre (les Arenes), explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, then admire the striking features of Chateau des Baux de Provence, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee Departemental Arles Antique. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 27th (Thu): step into the grandiose world of Tours et Remparts d'Aigues-Mortes, then head outdoors with Promenade a Cheval La Marisma, then identify plant and animal life at Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, and finally identify plant and animal life at Parc Naturel Regional de Camargue.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Arles day trip tool .

Getting from Bayeux to Arles by combination of flight and train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Bayeux in August: high temperatures in Arles hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Porto-Vecchio.

Things to do in Arles

Historic Sites Wildlife Parks

Side Trips

Les Baux de Provence, Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer, Tours et Remparts d'Aigues-Mortes
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Amphitheatre (les Arenes) ©
Amphitheatre (les Arenes)
Carrieres des Lumieres ©
Carrieres des Lumieres
Musee Departemental Arles Antique ©
Musee Departemental Arles Antique

3
nights
Porto-Vecchio, France

Porto-Vecchio ©
Porto-Vecchio is a commune in the Corse-du-Sud department of France on the island of Corsica. Start off your visit on the 28th (Fri): Head underground at Grottes de Bonifacio, don't miss a visit to Escalier du Roi d'Aragon (King Aragon Steps), then head off the coast to Iles Lavezzi, and finally kick back and relax at Plage du Petit Sperone. On the next day, make a trip to Bonifacio Citadel and then see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour.

To find photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Porto-Vecchio online holiday planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Arles to Porto-Vecchio in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. In August in Porto-Vecchio, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 30th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Porto-Vecchio

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bonifacio
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Grottes de Bonifacio ©
Grottes de Bonifacio
Plage de Palombaggia ©
Plage de Palombaggia
Scuba & Snorkeling

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