16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Baden-Baden, Germany
train + Fly:  5​h
1
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
5
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
Fly + bus:  4​h
End: Baden-Baden, Germany

2
nights
Cannes, France

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like La Croisette and Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews. Step out of Cannes with an excursion to Musee du Parfum Fragonard in Grasse--about 36 minutes away. There's more to do: get close to the beloved marine mammals with a swim-with-the-dolphins experience and wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes.

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Baden-Baden, Germany to Cannes is an approximately 5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or drive. July in Cannes sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Cannes

Tours Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mandelieu-la-Napoule, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, Musee du Parfum Fragonard
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Scuba & Snorkeling
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes

3
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
A beautiful and romantic city fit for any itinerary, Paris brims with historic associations and remains vastly influential in the realms of culture, art, fashion, food and design.
Popular historic sites such as Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Eiffel Tower are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Musee d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Montmartre, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

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Traveling by flight from Cannes to Paris takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Cannes in July since evenings lows in Paris dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then wander the streets of The Jordaan, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner.

Take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for little chillier days in Amsterdam, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at Buckingham Palace and The British Museum. Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, admire the landmark architecture of Clarence House, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read London attractions planning site .

Getting from Amsterdam to London by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Escape the urban bustle at Calton Hill and Arthur's Seat. Get a sense of the local culture at Edinburgh Castle and Royal Yacht Britannia. There's much more to do: examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, explore the historical opulence of Craigmillar Castle, steep yourself in history at Palace of Holyroodhouse, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh road trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, Edinburgh is a bit cooler than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

1
night
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
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 24th (Wed): make a trip to East Side Gallery, then see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, then don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, then ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, and then explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Berlin online driving holiday planner .

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Berlin takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topographie des Terrors ©
Topographie des Terrors
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

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