60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Boppard, Germany
— 2 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 5 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
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Billund, Denmark
— 5 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Giethoorn, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Dinant, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Sarlat-la-Caneda, France
— 2 nights
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Bordeaux, France
— 2 nights
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Colmar, France
— 2 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
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Hallstatt, Austria
— 2 nights
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights

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Boppard, Germany

Boppard ©
Boppard, formerly also spelled Boppart, is a town and municipality in the Rhein-Hunsrück-Kreis in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, lying in the Rhine Gorge, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): examine the collection at Ehrenburg, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Severus, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Carmelite Church, and finally trek along Mittelrhein Klettersteig. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Begehbare Stadtmauer, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Schoenburg, steep yourself in history at City Fortifications, then step into the grandiose world of Burg Pfalzgrafenstein, then admire the landmark architecture of Wernerkapelle, and finally step into the grandiose world of Burg Stahleck.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Boppard day trip planning tool.

Cape Town, South Africa to Boppard is an approximately 17-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from South Africa Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Cape Town in July: high temperatures in Boppard hover around 31°C and lows are around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Boppard

Historic Sites · Trails · Museums · Outdoors

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Specialty Museum
Ehrenburg
4.5
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Castle
Burg Stahleck
4.5

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©

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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Wannsee, contemplate the long history of Neues Palais, then take in nature's colorful creations at Potsdam's Gardens, and finally see the interesting displays at Classic Remise Berlin. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, kick back and relax at Strandbar Mitte, then take a stroll through Mitte, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church.

To find where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read Berlin day trip planning app.

Getting from Boppard to Berlin by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Berlin

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Art Museum
Pergamonmuseum
4.4

5
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©

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.
Get some cultural insight at Vasa Museum and ABBA The Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Storkyrkan and Fotografiska Stockholm. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen, see the interesting displays at Medeltidsmuseet, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Riddarholmen Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Stockholm route planning site.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Stockholm takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Adventure

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Must see
Vasa Museum
4.7
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ABBA The Museum
4.2
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Must see
Skansen
4.1

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

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.
On the 11th (Sun), visit Nyhavn, admire the masterpieces at Davids Samling (The David Collection), then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, and finally make a trip to Grabrodretorv. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Church of Our Lady - Copenhagen Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Alban's Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Our Saviour's Church, then paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally don't miss a visit to Zenzes Wellness.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen trip maker app.

Getting from Stockholm to Copenhagen by combination of flight, taxi, and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Billund.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Museums · Spas · Adventure
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Must see
Nyhavn
4.5
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History Museum
National Museum of Denmark
4.4

5
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Billund, Denmark

Billund ©

Home of LEGO

Billund centers around everything LEGGO, as the seat of the internationally renowed company's headquarters (and also home to the Billund airport, built by the LEGGO company).
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Museumsgaarden Karensminde and Grindsted Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Vorbasse Museum and Museum Frello. Get out of town with these interesting Billund side-trips: Ribe (Ribe Domkirke, Ribe Glas ved Erna Moeller, &more), Kvie So (in Ansager) and Gram Clay Pit - Palaeontology (in Gram). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Vejers Strand, identify plant and animal life at Soby Brunkulslejer, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Filskov Kirke, and get engrossed in the history at Give-Egnens Museum.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Billund itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Copenhagen to Billund in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Billund

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Fun & Games

Side Trips

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Children’s Museum
Teddy Bear Art Museum
4.8
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Church
Filskov Kirke
4.1

5
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anne Frank House and Willet-Holthuysen Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to The Hague (Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), Panorama Mesdag, &more). And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through The Jordaan, contemplate the waterfront views at Herengracht, examine the collection at Micropia, and see what you can catch with a fishing tour.

For reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam vacation builder tool.

Fly from Billund to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. July in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Giethoorn.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Nature · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Must see
Rijksmuseum
4.6
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Anne Frank House
4.4
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Van Gogh Museum
4.5

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Giethoorn, The Netherlands

Giethoorn ©
Giethoorn is a village in the Dutch province of Overijssel. Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): examine the collection at Museum Joure, then get to know the fascinating history of Rijksmonument Waterpoort Sneek uit 1613, then examine the collection at Museum Schokland, and finally stroll through Waterloopbos. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at De Oude Aarde, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, examine the collection at Gloria Maris Schelpengalerie, then examine the collection at Museum Giethoorn 't Olde Maat Uus, and finally steep yourself in history at Hunebed D54 bij Havelte.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Giethoorn journey planning app.

Drive from Amsterdam to Giethoorn in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Dinant.

Things to do in Giethoorn

Museums · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Museum Joure
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Museum Schokland
4.2
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Historic Site
Hunebed D54 bij Havelte
4.1

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Dinant, Belgium

Dinant ©
Located along the Upper Meuse Valley, the city of Dinant features colorful buildings framing its famous church and a clifftop citadel in the background.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Maison Adolphe Sax, steep yourself in history at Citadelle de Dinant, then add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, and finally explore the ancient world of Les ruines du Chateau Fort de Montaigle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Mon): examine the collection at Agri-Musee, head outdoors with The Giant's Tomb (Tombeau du Geant), then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique Saint-Hubert, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Etienne de Waha.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Dinant online attractions planner.

You can drive from Giethoorn to Dinant in 4 hours. Another option is to drive. In July, daily temperatures in Dinant can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Dinant

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Museums · Adventure

Side Trips

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 27th (Tue), learn about all things military at Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Brussels, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally browse the exhibits of Atomium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye de Villers, take an in-depth tour of Memorial Waterloo 1815, then see the interesting displays at Fondation Folon, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

To see other places to visit and other tourist information, read Brussels road trip app.

You can drive from Dinant to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

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Must see
Grand Place
4.8
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History Museum
Memorial Waterloo 1815
4.4
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Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8

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Paris, France

Paris ©

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.
Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre will appeal to history buffs. Explore hidden gems such as The Army Museum and Île de la Cité. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah, and steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle.

To find other places to visit, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Paris route site.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 30°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Sarlat-la-Caneda.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

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Sarlat-la-Caneda, France

Sarlat-la-Caneda ©

Medieval Capital of the Dordogne Valley

Sarlat-la-Caneda is the capital of the former Périgord Noir, now referred to as the Aquitaine region that is home to a historical area consisting of impeccably preserved 14th-century buildings and sites.
On the 2nd (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Musee La Rue du temps qui Passe, don't miss a visit to Chateau de Beynac, then add some adventure to your tour with CanoSphere, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Sacerdos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): see the interesting displays at Manoir de Gisson, Head underground at Grotte de Bernifal, examine the collection at Abri Pataud, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Campagne, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Les Grottes de Maxange.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Sarlat-la-Caneda day trip site.

Getting from Paris to Sarlat-la-Caneda by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. August in Sarlat-la-Caneda sees daily highs of 32°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Sarlat-la-Caneda

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

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Must see
Chateau de Beynac
4.5

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Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
On the 4th (Wed), wander the streets of Port of the Moon, then ponder the design of Monument aux Girondins, then make a trip to Place de la Bourse, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee d'Aquitaine. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Thu): admire the striking features of Clocher de l'Eglise Monolithe, learn about winemaking at Chateau Laniote, then savor the flavors at Cloitre des Cordeliers, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Collegiale de Saint-Emilion, and finally explore the ancient world of La Tour du Chateau du Roy.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bordeaux driving holiday planner.

Drive from Sarlat-la-Caneda to Bordeaux in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. August in Bordeaux sees daily highs of 31°C and lows of 18°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Colmar.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Colmar, France

Colmar ©

Little Venice

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saints-Pierre-et-Paul, do a tasting at Maison Wolfberger, steep yourself in history at Chapelle Saint-Leon IX, admire the local landmark of Saint-Leon Fountain, then don't miss a visit to Vieille ville d'Eguisheim, and finally do a tasting at CATTIN - Grands Vins & Cremants d'Alsace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 7th (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from Tour des Bouchers, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Georges, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Sainte-Foy, contemplate the long history of Porte Haute, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur, and finally do a tasting at Hugel et Fils.

Start your trip to Colmar by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Getting from Bordeaux to Colmar by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can drive to Bern.

Things to do in Colmar

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

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Bern, Switzerland

Bern ©

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 8th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at French Church, then explore the activities along Aare River, then get engrossed in the history at Gruyeres Castle, and finally see the interesting displays at Tibet Museum. On the 9th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Matte, then steep yourself in history at The Collegiale church, then admire the landmark architecture of Chateau de Neuchatel, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Jeunes Rives.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read our Bern tour planning site.

Traveling by car from Colmar to Bern takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Bern sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

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Must see
Gruyeres Castle
4.6
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Specialty Museum
Tibet Museum
4.1
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Beach
Jeunes Rives
4.8

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Old Town and Wooden Bridge from Rapperswil to Hurden. Popular historic sites such as Schloss Rapperswil and Church of St. Peter are in your itinerary. Step out of Zurich with an excursion to Capuchin Friary in Rapperswil--about 30 minutes away. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Castle Kyburg, examine the collection at Air Force Center, explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg, and look for gifts at Teuscher Chocolates of Switzerland.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich driving holiday tool.

You can take a train from Bern to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Zurich are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Lucerne.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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Must see
Old Town
4.6

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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
On the 13th (Fri), see the interesting displays at Glasi Hergiswil, pause for some serene contemplation at Jesuitenkirche, explore the world behind art at The Rosengart Collection, then take an in-depth tour of Bourbaki Panorama, and finally view the masterpieces at Kunsthalle Luzern. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of Uferpromenade Weggis, get engrossed in the history at Richard Wagner Museum, fly like a bird with Paragliding Luzern, then appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Glacier Garden (Gletschergarten).

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Lucerne trip planning app.

Getting from Zurich to Lucerne by car takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Munich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature · Adventure

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Glasi Hergiswil
4.6
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Historic Walking Area
Uferpromenade Weggis
4.8
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Paragliding Luzern
4.9

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©

Village of a Million People

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.
On the 15th (Sun), see the interesting displays at NS-Dokumentationszentrum Muenchen, admire the natural beauty at Hofgarten, then see the interesting displays at Deutsches Museum Flugwerft Schleissheim, then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Schleissheim, and finally explore the historical opulence of Dachau Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Heiliggeistkirche, see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan, then examine the collection at Deutsches Museum Verkehrszentrum, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Roberto Beach.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Munich trip maker website.

Drive from Lucerne to Munich in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Side Trips

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Specialty Museum
Munich Residenz
4.5

4
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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter). Step out of the city life by going to Lammerklamm and Fuschlsee Rundweg. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Salzburg: Gollinger Wasserfall (in Golling an der Salzach) and St Gilgen (Musik Instrumenten Museum Der Volker & Lake Wolfgang). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, and explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Salzburg trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

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Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©

Pearl of Austria

Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 21st (Sat), take in the spiritual surroundings of Johannesbergkapelle, pause for some serene contemplation at Pfarrkirche Traunkirchen, then contemplate the waterfront views at Traunsee, and finally explore the historical opulence of Kaiser-Villa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun): have fun at Obertraun Bathing Area/Lakeside Recreation Area, take in the dramatic natural features at Dachstein Giant Ice Caves, see the interesting displays at Museum Hallstatt, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallstatt Lutheran Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish of the Assumption.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Hallstatt travel route app.

Drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Religious Site
Johannesbergkapelle
4.6
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Castle
Kaiser-Villa
3.9

2
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Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): contemplate the long history of Cesky Krumlov Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Vitus, then examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, then get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, and finally add some adventure to your tour with Malecek Rafting & Canoe. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, explore the world behind art at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, see the interesting displays at Regionalni Muzeum v Ceskem Krumlove, then contemplate the long history of Minorite Monastery, and finally contemplate the long history of Latran houses.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Cesky Krumlov trip website.

Getting from Hallstatt to Cesky Krumlov by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Cesky Krumlov are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Historic Sites · Museums · Adventure · Outdoors
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Specialty Museum
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel
4.8

2
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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lobkowicz Palace and Lesser Town. Do some cultural sightseeing at Staromestske namesti and St Barbara's Church. Explore Prague's surroundings by going to Kutna Hora (Castle Kacina, Sedlec Ossuary, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn, don't miss a visit to National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror, and get to know the fascinating history of The Vrtba Garden.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, read our Prague road trip tool.

Traveling by car from Cesky Krumlov to Prague takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Ringstrasse, examine the collection at The Hofburg, then get engrossed in the history at Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna trip builder tool.

Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 31°C in August, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

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