14 days in Europe Itinerary

14 days in Europe Itinerary

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Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic
— 1 day
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Cheb, Czech Republic
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Stuttgart, Germany
— 1 night
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Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
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Colmar, France
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Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Kandersteg, Switzerland
— 1 day
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Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
— 1 night
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Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
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Bologna, Italy
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Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 night
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Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Karlovy Vary, Czech Republic — 1 day

Bohemia's historical spa town, Karlovy Vary serves as one of Europe's most glamorous vacation resorts.
On the 26th (Tue), take in the natural beauty of Vridelni kolonada, then trek along Diana Lookout Tower, and then identify plant and animal life at Butterfly House Karlovy Vary.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Karlovy Vary trip planner.

Prague to Karlovy Vary is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Prague in July: high temperatures in Karlovy Vary hover around 26°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Cheb.
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Cheb, Czech Republic

Cheb, is a city in the Karlovy Vary Region of the Czech Republic, with about 33,000 inhabitants. To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Cheb attractions planner.

Getting from Karlovy Vary to Cheb by car takes about an hour. In July, daytime highs in Cheb are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. On the 26th (Tue), you'll travel to Stuttgart.
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Stuttgart, Germany — 1 night

Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
On the 27th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Mercedes-Benz Museum, get to know the resident critters at Wilhelma Zoologisch-Botanischer Garten, examine the collection at Porsche Museum, then don't miss a visit to Feuerseeplatz, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Fernsehturm Stuttgart.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Stuttgart trip planning tool.

Drive from Cheb to Stuttgart in 4 hours. In July in Stuttgart, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can go by car to Strasbourg.
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Strasbourg, France — 1 night

Strasbourg is famous for its beautiful historical center, the Grande Île, which was the first city center classified entirely as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Strasbourg is one of the nine largest cities in France with nearly half a million inhabitants in the metropolitan area crossing the river to the German city of Kehl, on the eastern bank of the Rhine River.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): stop by La Petite France.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Strasbourg trip planner.

Getting from Stuttgart to Strasbourg by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 28th (Thu) before leaving for Colmar.
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Colmar, France

Situated along the Alsatian Wine Route, Colmar is renowned for its German and French culture, well-preserved old town, numerous architectural landmarks, and its museums.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Old Town and then admire the masterpieces at Musée d'Unterlinden.

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Traveling by car from Strasbourg to Colmar takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Colmar sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 16°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Basel.
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Basel, Switzerland — 1 night

Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
To find where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Basel journey planner.

Traveling by car from Colmar to Basel takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Basel, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 17°C at night. On the 29th (Fri), you'll travel to Kandersteg.
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Kandersteg, Switzerland — 1 day

Kandersteg is a municipality in the Frutigen-Niedersimmental administrative district in the canton of Bern in Switzerland. Start off your visit on the 29th (Fri): explore the activities along Oeschinen Lake and then let little ones run wild at Nature Park Blausee.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Kandersteg trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Basel to Kandersteg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Grindelwald.
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Grindelwald, Switzerland — 1 night

As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle and then fly down the slopes at Grindelwald-First.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Grindelwald holiday planner.

Drive from Kandersteg to Grindelwald in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to drive to Lucerne.
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Lucerne, Switzerland — 1 night

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, appreciate the history behind Lion Monument, then identify plant and animal life at Mt Pilatus, then admire the landmark architecture of Lucerne Station, and finally take in the views from Chapel Bridge.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Lucerne visit planning site.

You can drive from Grindelwald to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sun) so you can drive to Milan.
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Milan, Italy — 1 night

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 1st (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Ravizza, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

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You can drive from Lucerne to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Lucerne in July, expect Milan to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can go by car to Cinque Terre.
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Cinque Terre, Italy — 1 night

Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa Di San Pietro, then discover the deep blue sea with Enjoy Cinqueterre Boat Tours, then stroll through Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, and finally get into the urban bustle at Vernazza.

To see maps and tourist information, refer to the Cinque Terre road trip planning website.

You can drive from Milan to Cinque Terre in 3 hours. Another option is to take a train. In August, daytime highs in Cinque Terre are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to drive to Bologna.
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Bologna, Italy

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Bologna online day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cinque Terre to Bologna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August in Bologna, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. On the 2nd (Tue), you're off to Innsbruck.
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Innsbruck, Austria — 1 night

Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 3rd (Wed), steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Innsbruck, see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten, then take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Achensee, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Alpenzoo, and then browse the exhibits of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl).

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Innsbruck online trip builder.

You can drive from Bologna to Innsbruck in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Traveling from Bologna in August, expect Innsbruck to be a bit cooler, temps between 29°C and 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Munich.
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Munich, Germany — 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus) and then explore the activities along English Garden.

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Drive from Innsbruck to Munich in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Fri) to allow time for the flight to Prague.
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Prague, Czech Republic — 2 nights

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then stop by Lesser Town. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov.

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Fly from Munich to Prague in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Prague sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to fly back home.
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