50 days in Western Europe Itinerary

50 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  10 h
1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h
3
Nice, France
— 4 nights
Drive:  4 h 30 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
6
Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  8 h 15 min
7
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
9
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h
11
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
12
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h
13
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 45 min
End: Toronto, Canada

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Edinburgh Castle. You'll explore and learn at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and National Museum of Scotland. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Stirling (Stirling Castle & National Wallace Monument). Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Palace of Holyroodhouse, appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town, don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh route planner.

Toronto, Canada to Edinburgh is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Toronto in June, expect Edinburgh to be slightly colder, temps between 20°C and 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Skansen and Moderna Museet - Stockholm are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace and Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church) are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at ABBA The Museum, take an in-depth tour of Royal Armory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Riddarholmen Church, and get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm tour planner.

Fly from Edinburgh to Stockholm in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Stockholm due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

4
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vieille Ville and La Madone d'Utelle. Museum-lovers will get to explore Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Palais Lascaris. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: La Maison du Portal (in Levens), Église Saint Veran (in Utelle) and Cannes (Eglise Notre-Dame de Bon Voyage & Musee de la Castre). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise St Pierre & Paul, stroll the grounds of Cimetiere du Chateau, and examine the collection at Musee des Coquillages.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Nice journey builder site.

You can fly from Stockholm to Nice in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. In June, Nice is somewhat warmer than Stockholm - with highs of 28°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Utelle, Cannes, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, La Maison du Portal
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazza del Campo and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Siena and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Change things up with a short trip to Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana in Siena (about 1h 15 min away). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Florence trip maker app.

Getting from Nice to Florence by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Nice in June: highs in Florence hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Siena
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Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

To find other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Chiesa dell'Annunziata. Villa Rufolo and Duomo di Sant'Andrea are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Ravello, and take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Ravello trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, subway, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Rome, expect a bit cooler days and somewhat warmer nights in Ravello, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 26°C. On the 28th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Amalfi, Scala, Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Chiesa dell'Annunziata ©
Chiesa dell'Annunziata
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo ©
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get a sense of the local culture at Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum. National Archaeological Museum and Benaki Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation (in Nafplio) and Archaeological Site Mycenae (in Mycenae). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Plaka, browse the exhibits of Pandora Art Gallery, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Athens travel route app.

You can fly from Ravello to Athens in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Ravello to Athens is 1 hour. When traveling from Ravello in June, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae

4
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Belvedere Palace and Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial. Get a sense of the local culture at Schonbrunn Palace and The Hofburg. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Schonbrunner Gardens, wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna, explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and see the interesting displays at The Third Man Museum.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Vienna sightseeing app.

You can fly from Athens to Vienna in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Athens to Vienna, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Athens in July; daily highs in Vienna reach 32°C and lows reach 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburger Altstadt. Get some cultural insight at Red Bull Hangar-7 and Salzburg Cathedral. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian), contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and gain insight at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church).

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Salzburg road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Salzburg sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Van Gogh Museum and Hermitage Amsterdam. Visit Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) for their historical value. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, examine the collection at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, walk around Vondelpark, and get curious at NEMO Science Museum.

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

You can fly from Salzburg to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Salzburg in July, you will find days in Amsterdam are little chillier (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Grand Place and Atomium. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) and Historic Centre of Brugge. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (Church of Our Lady Bruges & Groeningemuseum). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, admire the masterpieces at René Magritte Museum, get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center.

To find out how to plan a trip to Brussels, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bruges
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Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sainte-Chapelle and Musee Rodin. Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, take a stroll through Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary maker app.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Visit Guinness Storehouse and Saint Patrick's Cathedral for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Little Museum of Dublin, admire the striking features of Christ Church Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, and catch a live event at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Dublin, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Paris to Dublin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Paris to Dublin, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Dublin is slightly colder than Paris - with highs of 23°C and lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
The Little Museum of Dublin ©
The Little Museum of Dublin
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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