57 days in Europe & Canada Itinerary

57 days in Europe & Canada Itinerary

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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 8 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
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Frankfurt, Germany
— 5 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
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Tivoli, Italy
— 6 nights
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Drive to Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport, Fly to Oslo Gardermoen Airport, Drive to Fjellstrand
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Fjellstrand, Norway
— 5 nights
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Son, Norway
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
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Calgary, Canada
— 2 nights
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Banff National Park, Canada
— 1 night
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Jasper National Park, Canada
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy

— 4 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pantheon and Piazza Navona. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Rome is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Rome is minus 9 hours. In December, Rome is cooler than Sydney - with highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Paris, France

— 8 nights

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

Fly from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in December, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Wed) before leaving for Berlin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Berlin, Germany

— 4 nights

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.
Pergamonmuseum and Museum St. Nicholas Church will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Charlottenburg Palace and Potsdamer Platz. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, add some fun to your beach time StandUpClub Berlin, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and make a trip to East Side Gallery.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Berlin itinerary app.

You can fly from Paris to Berlin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Frankfurt, Germany

— 5 nights

Mainhattan

A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Stadel Museum and Fortress Marienberg will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Würzburg Residence and St. Kilian Cathedral. Venture out of the city with trips to Reichsburg Cochem (in Cochem), Mosel Valley (in Bernkastel-Kues) and Messel Pit Fossil Site (in Messel). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Schloss Heidelberg, stop by Altstadt (Old Town), get to know the resident critters at Zoo Frankfurt, and admire the verdant scenery at Rhine Valley.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Frankfurt trip planning app.

Fly from Berlin to Frankfurt in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January in Frankfurt, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Parks · Historic Sites · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

Copenhagen, Denmark

— 4 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Museum of Denmark and Amalienborg. Your inner history buff will appreciate Nyhavn and Rosenborg Castle. Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Stroeget, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Copenhagen ZOO, sample the tasty concoctions at Visit Carlsberg Brand Store, and visit Christiania.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Copenhagen driving holiday planner.

Getting from Frankfurt to Copenhagen by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in January, and nighttime lows around 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Tivoli.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks

Tivoli, Italy

— 6 nights
Tivoli is a town and comune in Lazio, central Italy, about 30km east-north-east of Rome, at the falls of the Aniene river where it issues from the Sabine hills. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Villa Adriana and Villa d'Este. Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo e Cripta della Cattedrale di Anagni and Museo Storico Piana delle Orme. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Tivoli: Sperlonga (Villa Di Tiberio & Lido Beluga), Museo Geopaleontologico "Ardito Desio" (in Rocca di Cave) and Giardino di Ninfa (in Cisterna di Latina). Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at MagicLand. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Rieti's Underground, admire the sheer force of Cascata delle Marmore, don't miss a visit to Labro, and admire the natural beauty at Parco Villa Gregoriana.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Tivoli trip itinerary site.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Tivoli in 6.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Copenhagen in January, with highs in Tivoli at 15°C and lows at 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Fjellstrand.

Things to do in Tivoli

Parks · Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Fjellstrand, Norway

— 5 nights
Fjellstrand is a village in Nesodden municipality, Akershus, Norway. Let the collections at Norwegian Mining Museum and Kistefos Museum capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eidsvoll 1814 Norwegian Center for Constitution and Heddal Stave Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Fjellstrand: Sosterkirkene (in Gran Municipality), Kongsberg Church (in Kongsberg) and Norefjell Skiresort (in Noresund). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Storoyodden, catch a live event at Marienlyst Stadion, admire the striking features of Statoil Building, and step off the mainland to explore Kalvoya Island and Kadettangen.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Fjellstrand trip planner.

Explore your travel options from Tivoli to Fjellstrand with the Route module. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Tivoli in January, with highs in Fjellstrand at 7°C and lows at -7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Son.

Things to do in Fjellstrand

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Son, Norway

— 5 nights
Son is an old town, and a former municipality. Appreciate the collections at Marinemuseet (The Norwegian Naval Museum) and Gamlebyen Miniature Railroad. Get outdoors at Saltholmen and Molen. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Son: Vestfoldmuseene IKS, Hvalfangstmuseet (in Sandefjord), Tonsberg (Castle Rock Tower, Tonsberg Medieval Festival, &more) and Smalgangen Gallery (in Asgardstrand). The adventure continues: deepen your knowledge of military history at Fredriksten Festning (Fredriksten Fortress), tour the pleasant surroundings at Middagsasen Ski Center, and don't miss a visit to The Fortified Town.

To see reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Son route planner.

Traveling by car from Fjellstrand to Son takes an hour. Traveling from Fjellstrand in January, expect nights in Son to be about the same, around -6°C, while days are little chillier, around 0°C. On the 31st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Son

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

London, United Kingdom

— 7 nights

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.
Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Step out of the city life by going to The Hawking Centre and Platinum Training. Step out of London with an excursion to Imperial Bird of Prey Academy in Billericay--about 56 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

For more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, use the London vacation app.

Explore your travel options from Son to London with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Son to London is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Son in January; daily highs in London reach 9°C and lows reach 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Calgary.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Calgary, Canada

— 2 nights

Stampede City

Known as the "Stampede City" thanks to its world-famous annual rodeo, Calgary remains a tale of two cities.
On the 8th (Fri), get to know the resident critters at The Calgary Zoo and then step off the mainland to explore Prince's Island Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Calgary Tower, explore the world behind art at Glenbow Museum, and then browse the different shops at Stephen Avenue Walk.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Calgary day trip planner.

You can fly from London to Calgary in 12.5 hours. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Mountain Standard Time (MST), which is usually a -7 hour difference. When traveling from London in February, plan for slightly colder days in Calgary, with highs around -2°C, while nights are cooler with lows around -15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Banff National Park.

Things to do in Calgary

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Museums · Neighborhoods

Banff National Park, Canada

— 1 night
Among the world's oldest national parks, Banff National Park serves as a World Heritage-listed mecca for cyclists, hikers, skiers, bird-watchers, mountain climbers, and anyone else with a passion for exploring vast untouched wildernesses.
On the 10th (Sun), get to know the fascinating history of Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise and then explore the activities along Moraine Lake.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Banff National Park trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Calgary to Banff National Park in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. Expect a daytime high around -5°C in February, and nighttime lows around -15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can go by car to Jasper National Park.

Things to do in Banff National Park

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Jasper National Park, Canada

— 2 nights
The largest national park in the Canadian Rockies, sprawling Jasper National Park encompasses more than 10,000 sq km (4,200 sq mi) of largely unspoiled mountain wilderness.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Mon): explore the galleries of Our Native Land, then browse the exhibits of Jasper Art Gallery, then see the interesting displays at The Den - Jasper's Wildlife Museum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Jasper-Yellowhead Museum & Archives.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Jasper National Park visit planner.

Drive from Banff National Park to Jasper National Park in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. While traveling from Banff National Park, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Jasper National Park, ranging from highs of 0°C to lows of -15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Jasper National Park

Museums · Shopping · Parks · Nature

Akershus travel guide

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Theme Parks · Onsen Resorts · Shopping Malls

Canada travel guide

4.6
Parks · Specialty Museums · Waterfalls
Most people remember their holiday in Canada by the country's great outdoors, yet this sprawling land of hulking mountains and rocky coastlines also boasts numerous modern cities, home to some of the world's finest dining, shopping, and entertainment options. Made for leisurely road trips, North America's biggest country features vast landscapes still unspoiled by mass tourism. A tour of Canada reveals a place packed with diverse cultures, living in tolerance and enjoying one of the highest standards of living in the world. If the vastness of those natural landscapes overwhelms you at any point during your Canada vacation, head to the openhearted cities of Vancouver, Toronto, or Montreal, ideal destinations for art lovers, history buffs, shopaholics, fashionistas, and impassioned foodies.