9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
2
Lausanne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
3
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
4
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 1 night
5
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
6
Marseille, France
— 1 night


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1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
On the 12th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Trinitarian Church, then step into the grandiose world of Vianden Castle, and then explore the galleries of MNHM National Museum of Military History. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the different monuments and memorials at Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, make a trip to Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then see the interesting displays at National Museum of Art and History (Musee National d'Histoire et d'Art), and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Casemates du Bock.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Luxembourg City trip itinerary planning app.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Luxembourg City is an approximately 4-hour car ride. You can also fly; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Luxembourg City can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lausanne.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Vianden, MNHM National Museum of Military History
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Vianden Castle ©
Vianden Castle
MNHM National Museum of Military History ©
MNHM National Museum of Military History
Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial ©
Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial

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Lausanne, Switzerland

Lausanne ©
Lausanne contains several distinct neighborhoods, each offering a different side of the French-speaking Swiss town.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): have fun and explore at Chaplin's World, go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside, see the interesting displays at Queen Studio Experience, then pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue, and finally do a tasting at Maurice Neyroud. On the 15th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: step into the grandiose world of Gruyeres Castle, see the interesting displays at HR Giger Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale de Lausanne, and finally explore the world behind art at Collection de l'Art Brut.

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

Traveling by flight from Luxembourg City to Lausanne takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Lausanne

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Montreux, Gruyeres, Maurice Neyroud, Chaplin's World
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Chaplin's World ©
Chaplin's World
Gruyeres Castle ©
Gruyeres Castle
Cathedrale de Lausanne ©
Cathedrale de Lausanne

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): examine the collection at Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde, examine the collection at Musee Ariana, then cool off at Bains des Paquis, then explore the ancient world of Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral, and finally get engrossed in the history at Maison Tavel.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Geneva holiday site.

Getting from Lausanne to Geneva by car takes about an hour. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Maison Tavel ©
Maison Tavel
Musee Ariana ©
Musee Ariana
Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral ©

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Place du Palais, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, steep yourself in history at Vieux Monaco, then see the interesting displays at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, and finally contemplate the long history of Prince's Palace.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Monte-Carlo attractions planner.

You can fly from Geneva to Monte-Carlo in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In September, Monte-Carlo is somewhat warmer than Geneva - with highs of 28°C and lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) early enough to drive to Cannes.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Monaco-Ville
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Vieux Monaco ©
Vieux Monaco
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace

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Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, explore the historical opulence of Haut de Cagnes, then steep yourself in history at Ville medieval, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Saint-Paul de Vence. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Musee d'Art Classique de Mougins, then browse the exhibits of Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Clock Tower of Notre-Dame de l'Esperance, and finally wander the streets of Le Suquet.

For ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Cannes online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Monte-Carlo to Cannes takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Monte-Carlo in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 18°C in Cannes. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Cannes

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Haut de Cagnes, Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, Musee d'Art Classique de Mougins, Ville medieval, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews
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Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire ©
Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire
Le Suquet ©
Le Suquet
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews

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Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Palais Longchamp, then see the interesting displays at Centre de la Vieille Charite, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Vallon des Auffes.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Marseille holiday builder website.

Getting from Cannes to Marseille by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites · Museums
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Centre de la Vieille Charite ©
Centre de la Vieille Charite
Vallon des Auffes ©
Vallon des Auffes
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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