57 days in Germany, Italy & Belgium Itinerary

57 days in Germany, Italy & Belgium Itinerary

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Hamburg, Germany
— 4 nights
2
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
3
Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 5 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
6
Naples, Italy
— 5 nights
7
Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Assisi, Italy
— 5 nights
9
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
10
Milan, Italy
— 4 nights
11
Brussels, Belgium
— 6 nights
12
Bruges, Belgium
— 4 nights

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Miniatur Wunderland and Kunsthalle Hamburg. Change things up with these side-trips from Hamburg: Arche Warder - Zentrum fur seltene Nutztierrassen (in Warder), The Wadden Sea, Germany (in Norden) and Tister Bauernmoor (in Tiste). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Storchenpflegestation Wesermarsch and get to know the fascinating history of Speicherstadt.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Hamburg attractions planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Hamburg is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. In March, daytime highs in Hamburg are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Wildlife Museums

Side Trips

Storchenpflegestation Wesermarsch, Himmelmoor, Arche Warder - Zentrum fur seltene Nutztierrassen, Otterzentrum Hankensbuttel, The Wadden Sea, Germany
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Altes Land ©
Altes Land
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Kunsthalle Hamburg ©
Kunsthalle Hamburg

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Pergamonmuseum and Topography of Terror will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at East Side Gallery and Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie. Change things up with a short trip to Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz in Lubben (about 1h 20 min away). And it doesn't end there: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, look for all kinds of wild species at Schmetterlingshorst, and get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building.

For ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Berlin tour planner.

Getting from Hamburg to Berlin by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trip

Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz
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Walking tours
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

5
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.
Let the collections at Alte Pinakothek and Munich Residenz capture your imagination. Nymphenburg Palace and Frauenkirche will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Munich: Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Schwangau), Kreuzweg Weltenburg (in Kelheim) and Nuremberg (Kaiserburg Nurnberg & Germanisches Nationalmuseum). There's still lots to do: get curious at Deutsches Museum, explore the world behind art at Bavarian National Museum, look for all kinds of wild species at Starzlachklamm, and make a trip to Marienplatz.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Munich road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Munich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. March in Munich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nuremberg, Starzlachklamm, Schloss Neuschwanstein, Kreuzweg Weltenburg, Hirschbachtobel Bad Hindelang
Find places to stay Mar 9 — 14:
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

5
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Doge's Palace and Basilica di San Marco. Piazza San Marco and Isola dei morti will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more) and Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, Museo di Castelvecchio, &more). Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, admire the masterpieces at Ca' d'Oro, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and examine the collection at Ca' Rezzonico.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Venice itinerary planner.

You can fly from Munich to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Munich in March, with highs in Venice at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Verona, Isola dei morti
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

6
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Museum-lovers will appreciate Galleria Borghese and Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo. Take a break from Rome with a short trip to Villa Adriana in Tivoli, about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, admire the striking features of Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, and get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planning tool.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

5
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Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll explore and learn at Museo Cappella Sansevero and Museo e Real Bosco di Capodimonte. Your inner history buff will appreciate Pompeii Archaeological Park and Duomo di Napoli. Get out of town with these interesting Naples side-trips: Paestum Ruins (in Paestum), Fishing Charters & Tours (in Positano) and Oasi Valle della Caccia (in Senerchia). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Galleria Borbonica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Salerno, examine the collection at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli, and explore the ancient world of Teatro Grande.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Naples sightseeing planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Naples in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Naples are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Salerno, Vietri sul Mare, Pompeii, Paestum Ruins, Fishing Charters & Tours
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Paestum Ruins ©
Paestum Ruins

3
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duomo di Ravello and Villa Cimbrone Gardens. Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Cloister del Paradiso will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Ravello to go to Cetara and see Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, which is approximately 42 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the dramatic scenery at Valle delle Ferriere, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Domenico, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, and take in the exciting artwork at Kundry Bottega d'Arte.

Plan trip to Ravello with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Naples to Ravello takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Naples in March, Ravello is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Amalfi, Scala, Maiori, Chiesa San Pietro Apostolo, Basilica of Saint Trofimena
Find places to stay Mar 30 — Apr 2:
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Cattedrale di San Lorenzo ©
Cattedrale di San Lorenzo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

5
nights
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi and San Damiano. You'll explore and learn at Museo del Pianoforte Storico e del Suono and Museo Cinema a Pennello. Venture out of the city with trips to Suzie's Yard (in Cetona) and Wild Foods Italy (in Montefalco). There's lots more to do: learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola, don't miss a visit to Eremo delle Carceri, and explore the world behind art at Studio Moretti Caselli.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Assisi attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Ravello to Assisi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, subway, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Assisi when traveling from Ravello in April, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Suzie's Yard, Studio Moretti Caselli, Wild Foods Italy, Museo Cinema a Pennello, Museo del Pianoforte Storico e del Suono
Find places to stay Apr 2 — 7:
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Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Museo Cinema a Pennello ©
Museo Cinema a Pennello

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza del Duomo are in your itinerary. Appreciate the collections at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Crete Senesi (in Asciano), Siena (Duomo di Siena & Nature & Wildlife Tours) and Basilica San Vitale (in Ravenna). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Florence trip planner.

Getting from Assisi to Florence by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa, Crete Senesi, Basilica San Vitale
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Basilica San Vitale ©
Basilica San Vitale
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Get a sense of the local culture at Duomo di Milano and Museo Egizio. Let the collections at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana and Museo Etnografico E Naturalistico Val Sanagra capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Milan side-trips: Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino (in Griante), Corni di Canzo (in Canzo) and Como (Sentiero 6 - Valbasca, Oasi WWF del Bassone, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, take in the awesome beauty at Parco Valle Albano, and get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Milan trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Milan takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Milan

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Como, Gravedona, Parco Valentino, Santuario Della Madonna delle Grazie di San Martino, Corni di Canzo
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I Falconieri del Feudo ©
I Falconieri del Feudo
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Atomium and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Your inner history buff will appreciate Grand Place and Parc du Cinquantenaire. Venture out of the city with trips to La Roche-aux-Faucons (in Esneux), Antwerp (Chocolate Nation, Museum Eugeen van Mieghem Museum, &more) and Molsbroek (in Lokeren). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), explore the world behind art at Musée d'Ixelles, buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM).

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Brussels vacation planning website.

You can fly from Milan to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In April, Brussels is a bit cooler than Milan - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Antwerp, La Roche-aux-Faucons, Molsbroek
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic Centre of Brugge and Basilica of the Holy Blood. Get a sense of the local culture at Groeningemuseum and Gravensteen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bruges: Meetjeslandse Kreken (in Assenede) and Ghent (De Assels, Bourgoyen-Ossemeersen Nature Reserve, &more). And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, and don't miss a visit to The Markt.

To find maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Bruges online road trip planner.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ghent, Provincial Domain Bulskampveld, Meetjeslandse Kreken
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 26:
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De Fonteintjes ©
De Fonteintjes
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

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