56 days in Europe Itinerary

56 days in Europe Itinerary

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands
— 1 day
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Brussels, Belgium
— 5 nights
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Leuven, Belgium
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Milly-la-Foret, France
— 1 night
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Alicante, Spain
— 5 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
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Moscow, Russia
— 3 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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The Hague, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights

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Den Bosch, The Netherlands

Den Bosch ©
The fortified city of Den Bosch impresses with its well-preserved 16th- and 17th-century architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Nationaal Monument Kamp Vught, see the interesting displays at DePetrus, and then hike along Natuurgebied De Moerputten.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Den Bosch trip planner.

Heerlen to Den Bosch is an approximately 1.5-hour car ride. You can also drive. In March, daytime highs in Den Bosch are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Den Bosch

Museums · Outdoors · Wildlife · Parks

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Specialty Museum
DePetrus
4.9

5
nights
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.
Let the collections at Groeningemuseum and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique capture your imagination. Grand Place and Historic Centre of Brugge are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Brussels: Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral & Gravensteen) and Belfry of Bruges (in Bruges). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), admire the masterpieces at Magritte Museum, examine the collection at Autoworld, and browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

For traveler tips, reviews, photos, and tourist information, read Brussels online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Den Bosch to Brussels takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In March, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Leuven.

Things to do in Brussels

Side Trips

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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8
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Art Museum
Groeningemuseum
4.3

1
night
Leuven, Belgium

Leuven ©
The ancient city of Leuven supports an old Catholic university and offers interesting architecture, botanical gardens, and great breweries.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): look for all kinds of wild species at Arboretum Wespelaar, then get engrossed in the history at Damien Museum, then admire the striking features of Groot Begijnhof, and finally explore the historical opulence of Arenberg Castle.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Leuven trip planner.

You can drive from Brussels to Leuven in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in March, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Leuven

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

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History Museum
Damien Museum
4.5
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Wildlife Area
Arboretum Wespelaar
4.7

6
nights
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Popular historic sites such as Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Arc de Triomphe are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Versailles (Eglise Notre-Dame de Versailles & Palace of Versailles). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, and admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Paris journey app.

You can take a train from Leuven to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daytime highs in Paris are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Milly-la-Foret.

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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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

1
night
Milly-la-Foret, France

Milly-la-Foret ©
Milly-la-Forêt is a commune in the Essonne department in Île-de-France in northern France.GeologyThe Forest of Fontainebleau in the western end of which Milly-la-Forêt lies, is composed of the Oligocene Fontainebleau sands, which are a marine deposit, laid down in an intertidal zone.HistoryMilly-la-Forêt is the probable birthplace of Wulfram of Sens, Saint Wulfram; in about 640.Origin of the place nameThe first name of this domaine was called Maurillac in Gaul, Mauriliaco on a merovingien coin, became Maureliacum, Melliacum in 667, Milliacum in Latin. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): look for gifts at Les Delices Fromagers, examine the collection at Musee intercommunal d'Etampes, then see the interesting displays at Le Cyclop, and finally admire the masterpieces at Espace Culturel Paul Bedu.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Milly-la-Foret online trip builder.

You can drive from Paris to Milly-la-Foret in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In March in Milly-la-Foret, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sun) so you can travel to Alicante.

Things to do in Milly-la-Foret

Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Le Cyclop
4.2
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Gift & Specialty Shop
Les Delices Fromagers
4.9

5
nights
Alicante, Spain

Alicante ©

City of Sun

As Valencia’s second largest city and one of the most well-known along the Costa Blanca, Alicante has an enchanting atmosphere that blends rich history with animated beach life.
Your inner history buff will appreciate El Palmeral and Castillo de Santa Barbara. Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Alicante (MACA) and Museo Escolar de Pusol will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Alicante side-trips: Benidorm (La Cruz de Benidorm, Placa del Castell, &more), Iglesia Ortodoxa Rusa San Miguel Arcangel (in Altea) and Guadalest (Museo Vehiculos Historicos Valle De Guadalest, Antonio Marco Dolls Houses Museum, Guadalest, &more). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz, stop by Paseo Federico Soto, explore the ancient world of Yacimiento arqueologico Lucentum, and awaken your taste buds at Bodegas Faelo.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Alicante trip maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Milly-la-Foret to Alicante. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Milly-la-Foret in March: high temperatures in Alicante hover around 22°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Alicante

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

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Must see
Bodegas Faelo
4.9
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World heritage site
El Palmeral
4.4

6
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Popular historic sites such as Colosseum and Pantheon are in your itinerary. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like St. Peter's Basilica and Stanze di Raffaello. There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vatican Necropolis, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Square.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Alicante to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Alicante in March, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 19°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Moscow.

Things to do in Rome

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Must see
Pantheon
4.8

3
nights
Moscow, Russia

Moscow ©

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Let the collections at State Tretyakov Gallery and Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Red Square and Art Gallery of the European and American Countries of the XIX-XX centuries. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Basil's Cathedral, browse the exhibits of Melnikov House, explore the different monuments and memorials at Tserkov' Uspeniya Presvyatoy Bogoroditsy V Novodevich'yem Monastyre, and examine the collection at Bulgakov's House Museum-Theater.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Moscow trip simple and quick.

You can fly from Rome to Moscow in 7.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Rome to Moscow due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Rome in March: high temperatures in Moscow hover around 2°C and lows are around -5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Moscow

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Red Square
4.7
World heritage site
Moscow Kremlin
4.7

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Vasa Museum and Moderna Museet - Stockholm. Visit Royal Palace and Monteliusvagen for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, take an in-depth tour of Medeltidsmuseet, see the interesting displays at ABBA The Museum, and have fun and explore at Nordiska Museet.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Stockholm trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Moscow to Stockholm takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In March, daytime highs in Stockholm are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Childrens Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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History Museum
Vasa Museum
4.7
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Specialty Museum
Skansen
4.1
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Castle
Royal Palace
4.2

4
nights
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.
Nyhavn and National Museum of Denmark are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Rosenborg Castle and Christiansborg Slot will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, take a stroll through Christiania, visit Stroeget, and see the interesting displays at Den Kongelige Afstobningssamling.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen travel planning site.

Traveling by combination of flight, taxi, and train from Stockholm to Copenhagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Birmingham.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Walking Area
Nyhavn
4.5
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History Museum
National Museum of Denmark
4.4

5
nights
Birmingham, United Kingdom

Birmingham ©

City of a Thousand Trades

Britain's second-largest city, Birmingham was known as the City of a Thousand Trades and the Workshop of the World in the Victorian era.
The Roman Baths and Castle Combe Village are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will get to explore Enginuity and Broseley Pipeworks. Get out of town with these interesting Birmingham side-trips: St Mary's Church (in Halford), Blists Hill Victorian Town (in Ironbridge) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). There's still lots to do: look for all kinds of wild species at WWT Slimbridge Wetland Centre, view the masterpieces at Art Couture Painswick Gallery, pause for some serene contemplation at Tewkesbury Abbey, and admire the striking features of Shakespeare's Schoolroom & Guildhall.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Birmingham trip planning website.

Fly from Copenhagen to Birmingham in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Birmingham

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
The Roman Baths
4.6
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Historic Walking Area
Castle Combe Village
4.7

6
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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Let the collections at National Gallery and The British Museum capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Westminster Abbey and Tower of London are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden) and Joe's Bows (in Hernhill). The adventure continues: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, and enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Birmingham to London in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in London are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to travel to The Hague.

Things to do in London

Side Trips

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Must see
Joe's Bows
5.0
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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum
4.5

4
nights
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©

Judicial Capital of the World

Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Museum-lovers will get to explore The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and The Hidden House of Madame de Berry. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museum Boijmans Van Beuningen and museum Beelden aan Zee. Go for a jaunt from The Hague to Rozenburg to see Landtong Rozenburg about 32 minutes away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Science Centre Delft, identify plant and animal life at Lentevreugd, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nieuwe Kerk, and ponder the world of politics at Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights).

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our The Hague trip builder.

Traveling by flight from London to The Hague takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums · Scenic Drive · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip

5
nights
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.
Let the collections at Anne Frank House and Rijksmuseum capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Van Gogh Museum and Teylers Museum. Venture out of the city with trips to Keukenhof (in Lisse) and Haarlem (Frans Hals Museum, Grote Markt, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), explore the galleries of De Nieuwe Kerk, pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam trip builder tool.

You can drive from The Hague to Amsterdam in an hour. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Art Museum
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6

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