50 days in Western Europe Itinerary

50 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
3
Nice, France
— 4 nights
4
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
6
Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights
7
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
8
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
9
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
11
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
12
Paris, France
— 5 nights
13
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some cultural insight at Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum and Palace of Holyroodhouse. You'll explore and learn at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh and National Museum of Scotland. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Stirling (Stirling Castle & National Wallace Monument). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, explore the galleries of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Edinburgh Old Town.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Edinburgh itinerary planning site.

Toronto, Canada to Edinburgh is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Toronto in June, expect Edinburgh to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Palace of Holyroodhouse ©
Palace of Holyroodhouse

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Skansen and Moderna Museet - Stockholm are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Royal Palace and Tyska Kyrkan (Old German Church) are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at ABBA The Museum, take an in-depth tour of Royal Armory, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Riddarholmen Church, and get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm tour planner.

Fly from Edinburgh to Stockholm in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Stockholm due to the time zone difference. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

4
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Vieille Ville and Musee de la Castre. Museum-lovers will get to explore Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Musee des Arts Asiatiques de Nice. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Eglise Notre-Dame de Bon Voyage (in Cannes), Utelle (La Madone d'Utelle & Église Saint Veran) and La Maison du Portal (in Levens). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, visit a coastal fixture at Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Jacques-le-Majeur, and examine the collection at Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, use the Nice road trip tool.

You can fly from Stockholm to Nice in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Stockholm in June: high temperatures in Nice hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cannes, Utelle, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, Garoupe Lighthouse (Phare de la Garoupe)
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews ©
Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazza del Campo and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Your inner history buff will appreciate Duomo di Siena and Piazza del Duomo. Change things up with a short trip to Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana in Siena (about 1h 15 min away). There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Florence trip builder site.

Getting from Nice to Florence by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Nice, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Florence, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Siena
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Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Santa Maria della Vittoria. There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Duomo di Ravello. Villa Rufolo and Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, pause for some serene contemplation at Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena, and get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico Ravello.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Ravello tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in June: highs in Ravello hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Athens.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites Parks Shopping

Side Trips

Amalfi, Scala, Collegiate Santa Maria Maddalena
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Get a sense of the local culture at Acropolis of Athens and Archaeological Site Mycenae. Acropolis Museum and Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with a short trip to Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation in Nafplio (about 1h 55 min away). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, examine the collection at Numismatic Museum, delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Agios Eleftherios Church.

To find maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens tour itinerary maker site.

Getting from Ravello to Athens by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Ravello in June, expect nights in Athens to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation, Archaeological Site Mycenae
Find places to stay Jun 28 — Jul 2:
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Archaeological Site Mycenae ©
Archaeological Site Mycenae

4
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Belvedere Palace and The Hofburg. Get a sense of the local culture at Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: stroll around Schonbrunner Gardens, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and contemplate the long history of Karlskirche.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna driving holiday app.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Vienna takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Vienna is minus 1 hour. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Athens in July: high temperatures in Vienna hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburger Altstadt. Get some cultural insight at Red Bull Hangar-7 and Mozarts Geburtshaus. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of St. Sebastian (Friedhof St. Sebastian), admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and gain insight at Kollegienkirche (Collegiate Church).

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Salzburg road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. July in Salzburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House. Visit De Duif and Willet-Holthuysen Museum for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, have fun and explore at NEMO Science Museum, examine the collection at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and get engrossed in the history at De Nieuwe Kerk.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam vacation builder tool.

You can fly from Salzburg to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. While traveling from Salzburg, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Amsterdam, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Grand Place and Atomium. Your inner history buff will appreciate St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) and Justice Palace (Palais de Justice). Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (Church of Our Lady Bruges, Historic Centre of Brugge, &more). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, admire the masterpieces at Van Buuren Museum, get engrossed in the history at Porte de Hal, and browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center.

To find out how to plan a trip to Brussels, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Bruges
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Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum

5
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sainte-Chapelle and Île de la Cité. Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read our Paris itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in July: highs in Paris hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Visit Guinness Storehouse and Christ Church Cathedral for their historical value. Do some cultural sightseeing at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of The Little Museum of Dublin, admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, explore the different monuments and memorials at Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, and catch a live event at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

To find out how to plan a trip to Dublin, use our trip itinerary maker.

Fly from Paris to Dublin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Paris to Dublin, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, Dublin is slightly colder than Paris - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
The Little Museum of Dublin ©
The Little Museum of Dublin
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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