60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Gimmelwald, Switzerland
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Montreux, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h
2
Bern, Switzerland
— Few hours
train:  1​h
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  45​min
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h
5
Maienfeld, Switzerland
— 1 day
Drive:  5​h 30​min
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Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Rothenburg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
train:  4​h 30​min
9
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
train:  24​h 30​min
10
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
11
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
12
Milan, Italy
— Few hours
train:  3​h
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
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Pisa, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 15​min
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Ceriale, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
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Monaco-Ville, Monaco
— 1 day
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Nice, France
— Few hours
Drive:  1​h 45​min
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Aix-en-Provence, France
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h
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Carcassonne Center, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
22
Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Gibraltar, Gibraltar
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
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Seville, Spain
— Few hours
Fly:  5​h 30​min
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
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Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
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Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
28
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— Few hours
train:  15​min
29
Haarlem, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  5​h 30​min
30
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
train:  2​h
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York, United Kingdom
— Few hours
train:  2​h 30​min
32
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
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Ambleside, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
34
Warwick, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
35
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  20​h
End: Perth, Australia

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Montreux, Switzerland

Montreux
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
On the 2nd (Mon), get in on the family fun at Swiss Vapeur Parc and then step into the grandiose world of Chillon Castle.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Montreux online trip planner .

Gimmelwald to Montreux is an approximately 2-hour car ride. Traveling from Gimmelwald in July, expect nights in Montreux to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 32°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Bern.

Things to do in Montreux

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Bern, Switzerland

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bern online itinerary planner .

You can drive from Montreux to Bern in an hour. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Montreux in July, things will get slightly colder in Bern: highs are around 28°C and lows about 15°C. On the 3rd (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lucerne.

Things to do in Bern

Outdoors Parks Museums
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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): appreciate the history behind Dying Lion of Lucerne Monument, then take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Jesuitenkirche. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Chapel Bridge (Kapellbrucke) and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lucerne trip planner .

You can take a train from Bern to Lucerne in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Lucerne

Nature Parks Historic Sites
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Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Jesuitenkirche ©
Jesuitenkirche

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
To find reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Zurich trip planner .

You can drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 5th (Thu), you're off toMaienfeld.

Things to do in Zurich

Outdoors Parks Tours
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Maienfeld, Switzerland

Maienfeld ©
Maienfeld is a municipality in the Landquart Region in the Swiss canton of Graubünden. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): hike along Heididorf and then wander the streets of Old Town Chur.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Maienfeld trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zurich to Maienfeld by car takes about 1.5 hours. On the 6th (Fri), you'll travel to Munich.

Things to do in Maienfeld

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Old Town Chur
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Heididorf ©
Heididorf
Old Town Chur ©
Old Town Chur

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Neuschwanstein Castle as well as Marienplatz. On the 6th (Fri), don't miss a visit to Marienplatz.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Munich trip planner.

Traveling by car from Maienfeld to Munich takes 3 hours. July in Munich sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C at night. You'll set off for Rothenburg on the 8th (Sun).

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Neuschwanstein Castle
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St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Neuschwanstein Castle ©
Neuschwanstein Castle

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Rothenburg, Germany

Rothenburg ©
An old imperial city, Rothenburg is the main tourist stop on the scenic Romantic Road of Bavaria.
The Night Watchman Tour has been added to your itinerary. On the 8th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Town Walls, hunt for treasures at Käthe Wohlfahrt - Weihnachtsdorf, then see the interesting displays at Deutsches Weihnachtsmuseum, then don't miss a visit to Old Town, and finally join in the after-dark buzz at The Night Watchman Tour.

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

You can drive from Munich to Rothenburg in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Rothenburg can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. You will leave for Prague on the 9th (Mon).

Things to do in Rothenburg

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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The Night Watchman Tour ©
The Night Watchman Tour
Old Town ©
Old Town

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Charles Bridge, then admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Old Town Square, make a trip to Old Town (Stare Mesto), and then make a trip to Prague Astronomical Clock.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Prague online holiday planner .

You can drive from Rothenburg to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 11th (Wed), you'll travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Old Town Square ©
Old Town Square
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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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.
You've now added Ringstrasse to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): get to know the fascinating history of Ringstrasse. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Schönbrunn Palace, and then see the interesting displays at Hofburg Palace.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna sightseeing planning website .

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

Parks Historic Sites Museums
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Schonbrunn Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Imperial Palace (Hofburg) ©
Imperial Palace (Hofburg)
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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Venice, Italy

Venice
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.
On the 13th (Fri), explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the next day, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Venice road trip planning site .

You can fly from Vienna to Venice in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in July, Venice is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 23°C. On the 16th (Mon), you'll travel to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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St. Mark's Square
St. Mark's Square
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then see the interesting displays at Uffizi Gallery, and finally admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary builder tool .

Getting from Milan to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In July, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Modena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Galleria dell'Accademia ©
Galleria dell'Accademia

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Tour delle Merlate - Castello Sforzesco and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Milan trip planner .

Traveling by train from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. In July, daytime highs in Milan are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites
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Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 20th (Fri), explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rome visit planning app .

You can drive from Tuscania to Rome in 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Pisa.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 22nd (Sun), explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto, then admire the striking features of Duomo di Pisa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Battistero, and finally make a trip to Torre di Pisa.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Pisa trip planner .

Traveling by train from Rome to Pisa takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Pisa, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Ceriale.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning tower Pisa ©
Leaning tower Pisa
Camposanto ©
Camposanto

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Ceriale, Italy

Ceriale ©
Ceriale is a comune in the Province of Savona in the Italian region of Liguria, located about 70km southwest of Genoa and about 30km southwest of Savona. On the 23rd (Mon), explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte di Toirano, steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Albenga, and then make a splash at Parco acquatico Le Caravelle.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ceriale trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by car from Pisa to Ceriale takes 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Monaco-Ville.

Things to do in Ceriale

Theme Parks Nature Parks

Side Trips

Grotte di Toirano, Centro Storico di Albenga
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Parco acquatico Le Caravelle ©
Parco acquatico Le Caravelle
Grotte di Toirano ©
Grotte di Toirano

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Monaco-Ville, Monaco

Monaco-Ville ©
Jutting out of the dramatic cliffs of Monaco sits Monaco-Ville, one of the nation's oldest towns.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Prince's Palace (Palais du Prince), then take in the waterfront at Monte Carlo Harbor, and then try to win big at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Monaco-Ville itinerary planning website .

Traveling by car from Ceriale to Monaco-Ville takes 2 hours. In July in Monaco-Ville, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Monaco-Ville

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trip

Monte-Carlo
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Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Monte Carlo Harbor ©
Monte Carlo Harbor

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Marineland. On the 26th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Place Garibaldi, then wander the streets of Vieille Ville, then take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally don't miss a visit to Place Massena.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Nice vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Nice is very close to Monaco-Ville. In July, daytime highs in Nice are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
To find other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Aix-en-Provence route builder .

Getting from Nice to Aix-en-Provence by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect slightly colder evenings in Aix-en-Provence when traveling from Nice in July, with lows around 22°C. On the 27th (Fri), you're off toCarcassonne.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Outdoors Tours Parks
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Carcassonne Center, France

Carcassonne Center ©
Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): snap pictures at Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge), then indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, then step into the grandiose world of Cité de Carcassonne, and finally steep yourself in history at Cathar Castles.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Carcassonne trip itinerary tool .

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Carcassonne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. In July, daily temperatures in Carcassonne can reach 33°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to La Romieu.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites
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Cathar Castles ©
Cathar Castles
Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge) ©
Le Pont Vieux (The Old Bridge)

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): appreciate the history behind Casa Batlló, then admire the local landmark of The Magic Fountain, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Park Güell, and finally admire the striking features of La Sagrada Familia.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona planning tool .

You can fly from Toulouse to Barcelona in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Toulouse in July since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Magic Fountain (Font Magica) ©
Magic Fountain (Font Magica)

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 31st (Tue), admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor, explore the activities along Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro), and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional del Prado.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Madrid road trip website .

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you will find days in Madrid are somewhat warmer (39°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Granada.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Nature Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Retiro Park ©
Retiro Park
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife, then steep yourself in history at Alhambra, and then get to know the fascinating history of Mirador de San Nicolas.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada online road trip planner .

You can fly from Madrid to Granada in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Granada can reach 39°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Gibraltar.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Parks
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Alhambra ©
Alhambra
Generalife ©
Generalife
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas

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Gibraltar, Gibraltar

Gibraltar ©
A vacation in Gibraltar reveals a strategically important area the ancient Greeks considered the edge of the known world.
You've now added The Rock of Gibraltar to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take in the dramatic natural features at The Rock of Gibraltar.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Gibraltar trip app .

Traveling by car from Granada to Gibraltar takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Granada in August: highs in Gibraltar hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 24°C. You will leave for Seville on the 3rd (Fri).

Things to do in Gibraltar

Nature Parks
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The Rock of Gibraltar ©
The Rock of Gibraltar

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Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
On the 3rd (Fri), don't miss a visit to Plaza de España and then take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Alcázar of Seville.

Plan my day in Seville using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Drive from Gibraltar to Seville in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Gibraltar in August, you will find days in Seville are somewhat warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). On the 3rd (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de Espana ©
Plaza de Espana

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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.
Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sacre Coeur Cathedral.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris online visit planner .

Traveling by flight from Seville to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In August, Paris is slightly colder than Seville - with highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
The Catacombs of Paris ©
The Catacombs of Paris

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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.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the galleries of Atomium, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, then see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum, and finally admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
MIM - Musical Instruments Museum ©
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, then don't miss a visit to Belfry of Bruges, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally make a trip to The Markt. On the next day, pause for some serene contemplation at Onze-Lieve-Vrouwekerk, then contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, then admire the masterpieces at Groeninge Museum, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Halve Maan brewery.

For where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Bruges trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

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Historic Centre of Brugge
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Minnewater Lake
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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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 12th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Van Gogh Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam day trip planning site .

Traveling by car from Bruges to Amsterdam takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Haarlem.

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Rijksmuseum

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Haarlem, The Netherlands

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Often referred to as "Mini Amsterdam," Haarlem provides all the classical charm of Amsterdam, but on a smaller scale.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Mon): see the interesting displays at Royal Delft, then pause for some serene contemplation at Nieuwe Church, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Rotterdam Zoo, and finally snap pictures at Erasmus Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The St. Bavo Church in Haarlem, then get to know the fascinating history of Grote Markt, then explore the world behind art at Frans Hals Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of St Bavo, Haarlem.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Haarlem trip itinerary maker app .

Haarlem is just a short distance from Amsterdam. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to London.

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Frans Hals Museum
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Rotterdam Zoo
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London, United Kingdom

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Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and don't miss a visit to The London Eye.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our London trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Haarlem to London. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In August in London, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Oxford.

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Natural History Museum
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Tower Bridge
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St. Paul's Cathedral

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York, United Kingdom

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Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): see the interesting displays at National Railway Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our York route planner .

You can drive from Warwick to York in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in York, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 23rd (Thu) before leaving for Edinburgh.

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National Railway Museum

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nature, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and get to know the fascinating history of The Royal Mile.

For reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Edinburgh itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In August, daily temperatures in Edinburgh can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for the car ride to Ambleside.

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Edinburgh Castle
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Arthur's Seat
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Calton Hill

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Ambleside, United Kingdom

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Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Change things up with these side-trips from Ambleside: South Lakes Safari Zoo (in Dalton-in-Furness), Aira Force (in Penrith) and Puzzling Place Ltd (in Keswick). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Buttermere, shake up your sightseeing with a climbing tour, explore the historical opulence of Sizergh Castle, and identify plant and animal life at Brockhole on Windermere.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Ambleside day trip planning website .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Ambleside takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to travel to London.

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Parks Outdoors Nature

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Windermere, South Lakes Safari Zoo, Aira Force, The Puzzling Place, Buttermere
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South Lakes Safari Zoo
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Buttermere
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Warwick, United Kingdom

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Warwick is the county town of Warwickshire, England. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Warwick Castle and then take a stroll through Hatton Country World.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Warwick trip planner.

You can drive from Ambleside to Warwick in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can take a train to London.

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Warwick Castle

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London, United Kingdom

London
On the 29th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds London.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip builder tool .

Traveling by combination of bus and train from Ambleside to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus, train, and flight. On the 29th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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