26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Karachi, Pakistan
Fly + Drive:  20 h 45 min
1
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Murren, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
4
Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
— 2 nights
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
7
Bruges, Belgium
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: Karachi, Pakistan

1
night
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take a memorable drive along Gornergrat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon): see the winter wonderland with Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise, then take in the awesome beauty at Hohbalmen, and then take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Zermatt trip maker app.

Karachi, Pakistan to Zermatt is an approximately 20.5- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Karachi to Zermatt is minus 4 hours. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Murren.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature Outdoors
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Gornergrat ©
Gornergrat
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise ©
Zermatt-Matterhorn Ski Paradise

2
nights
Murren, Switzerland

Murren ©
With a population of just 450 people, Murren brings to life an authentic Swiss mountain village.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch. Keep things going the next day: admire the verdant scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier, and then get all the equipment you need at Molitor.

To see where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, use the Murren trip planner.

You can take a train from Zermatt to Murren in 3.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Murren

Nature Parks Tours

Side Trips

Lauterbrunnen, Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Molitor
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Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls ©
Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch

3
nights
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Do your shopping at UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern and Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland. Get outdoors at Mt Pilatus and Ufschotti Park. Explore Lucerne's surroundings by going to Zurich (Bahnhofstrasse, Old Town, &more), Parasailing & Paragliding (in Interlaken) and Bern (SOON Galerie & Galerie Rigassi by SOON). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Lucerne holiday tool.

Drive from Murren to Lucerne in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can drive to Garmisch-Partenkirchen.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trips

Zurich, Bern, Parasailing & Paragliding
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Parasailing & Paragliding
Lake Lucerne ©
Lake Lucerne

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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Partnachklamm and then take in the awesome beauty at Zugspitze. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: hike along Hollentalklamm and then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Linderhof.

For ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Garmisch-Partenkirchen planner.

Traveling by car from Lucerne to Garmisch-Partenkirchen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Garmisch-Partenkirchen

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Hollentalklamm, Schloss Linderhof
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Partnachklamm ©
Partnachklamm
Zugspitze ©
Zugspitze
Schloss Linderhof ©
Schloss Linderhof

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
The Dresden Zwinger and Potsdamer Platz are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Procession of Princes and Berliner Dom. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, examine the collection at Topography of Terror, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Garmisch-Partenkirchen to Berlin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Dresden
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
The Dresden Zwinger ©
The Dresden Zwinger
Zoo Berlin ©
Zoo Berlin

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.
Shop till you drop at Maison Dandoy and Chaussee d'Ixelles. Get some cultural insight at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) and Belgian Comic Strip Center. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Atomium, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace of Brussels, wander the streets of Lower Town, and explore the world behind art at Magritte Museum.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip website.

You can fly from Berlin to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

4
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.
Gravensteen and Historic Centre of Brugge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Do your shopping at Koningen's Studio Gallery and The Chocolate Line Bruges. Go for a jaunt from Bruges to Ghent to see Ghent City Center about 46 minutes away. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Burg Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan.

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You can take a train from Brussels to Bruges in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July in Bruges, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Ghent
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Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Ghent City Center
Ghent City Center
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

4
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.
Head to The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Markthalfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Go for a jaunt from Amsterdam to Delft to see Old Church about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: visit The Jordaan, shop like a local with Leidseplein, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and get engrossed in the history at De Nieuwe Kerk.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam travel route planning app.

Drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Old Church, Markthal, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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