60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Lille, France
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 1 night
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Marseille, France
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
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Oslo, Norway
— 3 nights
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Leknes, Norway
— 2 nights
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Helsinki, Finland
— 2 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 2 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Leipzig, Germany
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Lausanne, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 1 night
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Hallstatt, Austria
— 1 night
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden as well as The Jordaan. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, cast your line with a fishing tour, don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, then wander the streets of The Jordaan, then don't miss a visit to Museum Quarter, and finally admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape of Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden.

To see photos and tourist information, read Amsterdam travel itinerary planner.

Beirut, Lebanon to Amsterdam is an approximately 8-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Beirut in March; daily highs in Amsterdam reach 11°C and lows reach 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Lille.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Wildlife · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

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Find places to stay Mar 1 — 3:

Lille, France

— 1 night

Cultural Heart of Northern France

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): examine the collection at Le Musee de Plein Air, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and then get to know the fascinating history of Place du Theatre.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lille day trip website.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Lille takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Fri) to allow time for the train ride to Paris.

Things to do in Lille

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Find places to stay Mar 3 — 4:

Paris, France

— 1 night

City of Light

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis, tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Église Saint-Eustache, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Lille to Paris by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Paris are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Marseille.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 4 — 5:

Marseille, France

— 2 nights

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Parc National des Calanques, Calanque de Sormiou and Abbaye Saint Victor. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): admire the natural beauty at Palais du Pharo and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vincent de Paul Church.

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Take a train from Paris to Marseille in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in March, you will find days in Marseille are somewhat warmer (19°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Marseille

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Beaches

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Find places to stay Mar 5 — 7:

Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Barri de Gracia. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, then stroll around Parc Guell, then wander the streets of Barri de Gracia, and finally stop by Las Ramblas. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, visit El Born, get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Catalunya, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, then enjoy the sand and surf at Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona, and finally kick back and relax at La Playa de Sitges.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Fly from Marseille to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 7 — 9:

Madrid, Spain

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Balloon Rides. On the 9th (Wed), head outdoors with Picnic Madrid. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Thu): soar above the sights with a balloon tour, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla, then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, and finally awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Madrid journey maker.

You can fly from Barcelona to Madrid in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in March, plan for little chillier nights in Madrid, with lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors
Find places to stay Mar 9 — 11:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 12th (Sat), step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Domingos (Santa Justa e Rufina), steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally identify plant and animal life at Parque da Paz. On your second day here, explore the historical opulence of Quinta da Regaleira, explore the historical opulence of Castelo dos Mouros, kick back and relax at Guincho Beach, then kick back and relax at Praia do Tamariz, and finally stop by Parque das Nacoes.

To see maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read Lisbon trip itinerary website.

Getting from Madrid to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Madrid to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Madrid in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Lisbon, with lows of 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 11 — 14:

Porto, Portugal

— 2 nights

Unvanquished City

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, learn about winemaking at Graham's Port Lodge, learn about winemaking at Quinta dos Corvos, then do a tasting at Porto Augusto's, then do a tasting at Casa Ramos Pinto, and finally sample some tasty brews at Taste Porto Food Tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Monumento aos Herois da Guerra Peninsular, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Museu de Arte Sacra da Igreja de Santo Ildefonso, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja do Carmo, pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja dos Carmelitas, then step into the grandiose world of Guimaraes Castle, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja de Nossa Senhora da Oliveira.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Porto trip builder website.

Fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Porto sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 16th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 14 — 16:

Reykjavik, Iceland

— 3 nights
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Hallgrimskirkja and Grotta Lighthouse are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition and Einar Jonsson Museum (Listasafn Einars Jonssonar). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Reykjavik: Thingvellir (Thingvellir National Park & Oxararfoss) and Grindavik (Gunnuhver Hot Springs & Thermal Spas). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, appreciate the extensive heritage of Reykjavik Open Air Museum, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nautholsvik Geothermal Beach, and take in the natural beauty of Krysuvik.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Reykjavik holiday maker website.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Reykjavik takes 10 hours. When traveling from Porto in March, plan for colder days and little chillier nights in Reykjavik: temperatures range from 4°C by day to -1°C at night. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Oslo.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks · Nature · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 16 — 20:

Oslo, Norway

— 3 nights

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
On the 20th (Sun), examine the collection at 22 July Centre, then step into the grandiose world of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), and then don't miss a visit to Ostbanehallen. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Munch Museum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Oslomarka, enjoy the sand and surf at Huk, then ski along the peaceful trails at Nordmarka, then hit the slopes at Kirkerudbakken Ski Centre, and finally wander the streets of Tjuvholmen Neighbourhood.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Oslo trip planner.

Fly from Reykjavik to Oslo in 6 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Reykjavik to Oslo is 1 hour. Traveling from Reykjavik in March, Oslo is a bit cooler at night with lows of -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Leknes.

Things to do in Oslo

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 20 — 23:

Leknes, Norway

— 2 nights
Leknes is a town in Nordland county, Norway. On the 23rd (Wed), appreciate the views at Himmeltinden, kick back and relax at Haukland Beach, look for gifts at Lofoten Gaver og Brukskunst AS, step off the mainland to explore Lofoten Island, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Flakstad Church, and finally kick back and relax at Rambergstranda Beach. On the 24th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the exciting artwork at Galleri2, hike along Justadtinden, get a dose of the wild on Lofoten Birding, then kick back and relax at Uttakleiv Beach, and finally trek along Offersoykammen Hiking Trail.

To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Leknes tour itinerary builder app.

Getting from Oslo to Leknes by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or drive. When traveling from Oslo in March, plan for slightly colder days in Leknes, with highs around 3°C, while nights are about the same with lows around -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Leknes

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 22 — 25:

Helsinki, Finland

— 2 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): kick back and relax at Hietaranta Beach, explore the world behind art at Kansallisgalleria, see the interesting displays at Mannerheim Museum, then explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kallahdenniemi Beach, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Aurinkolahti Beach. On your second day here, identify plant and animal life at Laajalahti Nature Reserve, take a memorable tour with Nuuksio Reindeer Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Aurlahti Beach, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Luonnontieteellinen Museo), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kallio Church, and finally indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Helsinki trip itinerary maker site.

Traveling by car from Leknes to Helsinki takes 19 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Helsinki when traveling from Leknes in March, with lows around -5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Museums · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Mar 25 — 28:

Stockholm, Sweden

— 2 nights

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
On the 28th (Mon), stop by Norrmalm, glide through natural beauty at The Green Trails, explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen, and finally admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm. On the 29th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stroll around Tyresta National Park, explore the different monuments and memorials at Skogskyrkogarden, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church).

For reviews and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm day trip planning website.

You can fly from Helsinki to Stockholm in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Stockholm is minus 1 hour. In March, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Stockholm

Nature · Parks · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 28 — 30:

Warsaw, Poland

— 2 nights

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Wed): appreciate the history behind Pomnik Bohaterów Getta, wander the streets of Memorial at Mila 18, steep yourself in history at Umschlagplatz, see the interesting displays at Pinball Station - Pinball & Arcade Museum, then get outside with Gorka Szczesliwicka, and finally brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Wojska Polskiego. Here are some ideas for day two: brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, stroll the grounds of Jewish Cemetery (Cmentarz Zydowski), admire the natural beauty at Lazienki Krolewskie w Warszawie, then steep yourself in history at Lazienki Palace (Palac Lazienkowski), then relax in sumptuous surroundings at Enel Sport Spa, and finally step into the grandiose world of Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Warsaw day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Warsaw takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Warsaw

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 1:

Copenhagen, Denmark

— 2 nights

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take a stroll through Stroeget, step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady - Copenhagen Cathedral, then relax and rejuvenate at Zenzes Wellness, then stroll through Amager Strandpark, and finally pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid. On your second day here, look for all kinds of wild species at Jaegerborg Dyrehave, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke), explore the different monuments and memorials at Assistens Cemetery, then explore the world behind art at The Hirschsprung Collection (Den Hirschsprungske Samling), then admire the masterpieces at Davids Samling (The David Collection), and finally wander the streets of Nyhavn.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Copenhagen online trip builder.

Fly from Warsaw to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:

Berlin, Germany

— 2 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): get outside with Teufelssee, head outdoors with Biosphere Potsdam, explore the historical opulence of Sanssouci Palace, then admire the natural beauty at Potsdam's Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Neues Palais, and finally head outdoors with Karl Foerster Garten. Keep things going the next day: head outdoors with Kletterwald Grunheide, identify plant and animal life at Grunheide Erholungspark, steep yourself in history at Berlin-Hohenschonhausen Memorial, kick back and relax at Strandbar Mitte, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and finally take a stroll through Mitte.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Berlin road trip planning website.

Fly from Copenhagen to Berlin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can take a train to Leipzig.

Things to do in Berlin

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 3 — 5:

Leipzig, Germany

— 1 night

Little Paris

Leipzig is not only world-famous for its long tradition of trade fairs, but also for its vibrant music and cultural scenes.
On the 5th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Universitatskirche, contemplate the long history of Mendelssohn-Haus Leipzig, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Thomas Church, then get a sense of history and politics at New Town Hall (Neues Rathaus), then look for all kinds of wild species at Wildpark Leipzig, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Sudfriedhof. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Rotkaeppchen, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Neuenburg, identify plant and animal life at Tote Taler an der Unstrut, then do a tasting at Sektkellerei Rotkaeppchen, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Naumburg Cathedral, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Stadtkirche St. Wenzel.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Leipzig road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Leipzig takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Leipzig

Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife · Wineries

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 5 — 6:

Zurich, Switzerland

— 1 night

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): kick back and relax at Wyden Badi, pause for some serene contemplation at Kloster Einsiedeln, contemplate the long history of Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden, then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Rapperswil, then pause for some serene contemplation at Capuchin Friary, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Old Town, wander the streets of Schanzengraben Canal, take a stroll through Lake Zurich, Eastern Bank, then get outside with Zurich Succulent Plant Collection, then make a trip to Niederdorf, and finally take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Zurich trip planner.

Fly from Leipzig to Zurich in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Lausanne.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 6 — 8:

Lausanne, Switzerland

— 1 night

Swiss San Francisco

Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Lausanne trip planner.

Getting from Zurich to Lausanne by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Lausanne

Historic Sites · Golf · Wineries · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Apr 8 — 9:

Venice, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, wander the streets of Cannaregio, then explore the world behind art at Ca' Pesaro Galleria Internazionale d'Arte Moderna, and finally contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Scuola Grande di San Rocco, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon, stop by Campo Santa Margherita, take in the views from Ponte dell'Accademia, then steep yourself in history at Venetian Arsenal, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo.

To see ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Venice itinerary maker site.

Getting from Lausanne to Venice by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 12:

Florence, Italy

— 1 night

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi, examine the collection at Museo di Palazzo Davanzati, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, admire the masterpieces at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, then admire the striking features of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, then contemplate the long history of Sinagoga di Firenze e Museo ebraico, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
Find places to stay Apr 12 — 13:

Rome, Italy

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, explore the ancient world of Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally make a trip to Cupola di San Pietro.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rome vacation planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 13 — 15:

Split, Croatia

— 1 night

Sportiest City in the World

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 16th (Sat), get engrossed in the history at Etnografski muzej Split, admire the masterpieces at Galerija Mestrovic, identify plant and animal life at Marjan Park, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Diocletian's Palace, and finally make a trip to Split Synagogue. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Ruins of the Solin Amphitheatre, cast your line with a fishing tour, then enjoy the sand and surf at Kasuni Beach, then see the interesting displays at Froggyland, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Bacvice Beach.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Split attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Split takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In April, daytime highs in Split are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors · Wildlife · Historic Sites · Parks

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Zagreb, Croatia

— 2 nights

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 18th (Mon), cross one thing off your bucket list with a skydiving experience, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, explore the galleries of Image of War - War Photography Museum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Zagreb Orthodox Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedral of the Assumption, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Zagreb Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Zagreb trip planner.

Fly from Split to Zagreb in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Split in April since evenings lows in Zagreb dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Belgrade.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Spas
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Belgrade, Serbia

— 2 nights
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Kalemegdan and St. Sava Temple. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Skadarlija and Knez Mihailova. Explore Belgrade's surroundings by going to Sremski Karlovci (Podrum Probus, Sremski Karlovci, &more) and Krusedol Monastery (in Fruska Gora National Park). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Crkva Svetog Marka, steep yourself in history at Residence of Princess Ljubica (Konak Kneginje Ljubice, take a stroll through Dorcol, and examine the collection at Museum of Aviation.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Belgrade road trip app.

You can drive from Zagreb to Belgrade in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Beaches

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Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Citadel and then make a trip to Roman Beach.

To find maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Budapest trip planning site.

You can fly from Belgrade to Budapest in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Belgrade in April, expect little chillier with lows of 5°C in Budapest. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature
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Bratislava, Slovakia

— 2 nights

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Sigismund Gate, step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, pause for some serene contemplation at Franciscan Church and Monastery, then admire the masterpieces at Nedbalka Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Primates' Palace (Primacialny palac), and finally get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle. On the 24th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get outside with Magio Beach, explore the world behind art at Danubiana Meulensteen Art Museum, identify plant and animal life at Oasis Siberian tiger, get outside with Lanoland, then contemplate the long history of Chatam Sofer Memorial, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Blue Church of St. Elizabeth.

To see more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Bratislava route planner.

Drive from Budapest to Bratislava in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors · Parks

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Vienna, Austria

— 1 night

City of Dreams

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.
On the 25th (Mon), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Kahlenberg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Votivkirche, stroll the grounds of Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof), then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche, and finally awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits, then see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Vienna, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

Getting from Bratislava to Vienna by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April in Vienna, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wineries
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Hallstatt, Austria

— 1 night

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): examine the collection at Museum Hallstatt, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Parish of the Assumption.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Hallstatt vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Hallstatt takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Salzburg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Beaches · Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites
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Salzburg, Austria

— 1 night

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 27th (Wed), take in the spiritual surroundings of Wallfahrtskirche Maria Plain, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, gain insight at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church), wander the streets of Steingasse, then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Salzburg trip planning tool.

You can drive from Hallstatt to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Salzburg are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Prague, Czech Republic

— 1 night

City of a Hundred Spires

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Speculum Alchemiae Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, and finally examine the collection at Czech Repubrick.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Prague tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Fun & Games
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