58 days in Europe Itinerary

58 days in Europe Itinerary

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Liberec, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights
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Dortmund, Germany
— 2 nights
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Lille, France
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
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Montpellier, France
— 4 nights
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Lyon, France
— 5 nights
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Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Bern, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Thun, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Basel, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Lucerne, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 5 nights
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Liberec, Czech Republic — 1 night

On the 2nd (Tue), get in on the family fun at iQLANDIA.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Liberec day trip website.

Leogang, Austria to Liberec is an approximately 6.5-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Traveling from Leogang in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Liberec, with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) so you can drive to Prague.
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Prague, Czech Republic — 5 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Staromestske namesti and Powder Tower. Let the collections at Jewish Museum in Prague and Museum of Communism capture your imagination. Spend the 5th (Fri) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, take an in-depth tour of Strahov Monastery, and take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock.

For traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague day trip planning site.

Getting from Liberec to Prague by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus. In May in Prague, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Dortmund.
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Dortmund, Germany — 2 nights

Though its major passion may be soccer, Dortmund offers visitors more than just historical sports venues.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then step into the grandiose world of Burg Hardenstein, and then explore the historical opulence of Hohensyburg Castle.

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Getting from Prague to Dortmund by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Dortmund are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. On the 9th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Lille.
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Lille, France — 5 nights

On the Deûle River near the Belgium border, Lille has a very active cultural life as France's fifth-largest metropolitan area and the fourth-largest urban area with a large college student population.
Get some historical perspective at Beaumont-Hamel Newfoundland Memorial and Old Stock Exchange. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like LaM, Lille Métropole Musée d'art moderne d'art contemporain et d'art brut and Le Palais Des Beaux Arts de Lille. Explore Lille's surroundings by going to Blockhaus d'Eperlecques (in Eperlecques), Parc du Marquenterre (in Saint-Quentin-en-Tourmont) and La Coupole (in Wizernes). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Musee La Piscine, wander the streets of Vieux-Lille, and make a trip to Grande Place.

For other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read our Lille trip app.

You can drive from Dortmund to Lille in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In May in Lille, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 9°C at night. On the 14th (Sun), you're off to Paris.
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Paris, France — 6 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Louvre Museum and Fondation Claude Monet. Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Evasion Canine (in Fontainebleau) and Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen (in Rouen). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, take a stroll through Le Marais, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, and admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle.

To find maps and more tourist information, use the Paris holiday planner.

Take a train from Lille to Paris in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May in Paris, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Bordeaux.
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Bordeaux, France — 4 nights

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Let the collections at Lascaux II and La Cite du Vin capture your imagination. Your inner history buff will appreciate Place de la Bourse and Tour Pey-Berland. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bordeaux: Cathedrale St-Front (in Perigueux) and Réserve Ornithologique du Teich (in Le Teich). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral, identify plant and animal life at Parc animalier Rene CANIVENC (Le Moulineau), see the interesting displays at Musee du Vin et du Negoce, and don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bordeaux trip itinerary maker website.

You can take a train from Paris to Bordeaux in 3 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in May, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Bordeaux: temperatures range from 24°C by day to 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Madrid.
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Madrid, Spain — 5 nights

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Prado National Museum and Plaza Mayor. Museum-lovers will get to explore Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza and El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (Synagogue of Saint Mary the White, Catedral Primada, &more), Mountain Story trails (in Alpedrete) and Real Sitio de San Lorenzo de El Escorial (in San Lorenzo de El Escorial). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, explore the world behind art at Museo Lazaro Galdiano, explore the galleries of Catedral de Segovia, and walk around Parque del Retiro.

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip planner.

Getting from Bordeaux to Madrid by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Madrid sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to catch the flight to Barcelona.
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Barcelona, Spain — 6 nights

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Basilica de la Sagrada Familia and Las Ramblas are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Museu Picasso and Parc de Montjuic capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in Sant Feliu de Guixols). The adventure continues: stroll around Parc Guell, make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, admire the landmark architecture of Palau Guell, and examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona visit planning tool.

You can fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Montpellier.
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Montpellier, France — 4 nights

"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Palais des Papes and Cité de Carcassonne. Popular historic sites such as Pont d'Avignon and Cathedrale St. Pierre are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Montpellier: Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau (in Saintes-Maries-de-la-Mer), Carrieres des Lumieres (in Les Baux de Provence) and Place Carnot (in Carcassonne Center). There's still lots to do: walk around Maison de la Nature, learn about winemaking at Cave Art de Vin, explore the world behind art at Musee Fabre, and see the interesting displays at Site archeologique Lattara - Musee Henri Prades.

To see other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Montpellier online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Montpellier takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Montpellier are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can take a train to Lyon.
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Lyon, France — 5 nights

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Vieux Lyon. Do some cultural sightseeing at Colline de Fourviere and Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu. Change things up with these side-trips from Lyon: Parc Naturel Regional Du Vercors (in Lans-en-Vercors), Le sentier du Karst (in Bouvante) and Safari de Peaugres (in Peaugres). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, and see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Lyon online trip planner.

Take a train from Montpellier to Lyon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Lyon sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 18°C at night. On the 13th (Tue), you're off to Geneva.
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Geneva, Switzerland — 1 night

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): look for gifts at Molard Souvenirs, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale de Saint-Pierre, then see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum, and finally ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read Geneva trip maker tool.

Drive from Lyon to Geneva in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can go by car to Bern.
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Bern, Switzerland — 1 night

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Bern trip planner.

Drive from Geneva to Bern in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Thun.
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Thun, Switzerland — 2 nights

Thun is a town and a municipality in the administrative district of Thun in the canton of Bern in Switzerland with about 43,783 inhabitants, as of 31 December 2013.It is located where the Aare flows out of Lake Thun, 30km south of Bern.Besides tourism, machine and precision instrument engineering, the largest garrison in the country, the food industry, armaments and publishing are of economic importance to Thun.The official language of Thun is German, but the main spoken language is the local variant of the Alemannic Swiss German dialect.HistoryThe area of what is now Thun was inhabited since the Neolithic age (mid-3rd millennium BC). Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Thun, then step into the grandiose world of Oberhofen Castle, and then view the masterpieces at Thun-Panorama.

To see maps and more tourist information, go to the Thun trip itinerary planning site.

Thun is very close to Bern. In June in Thun, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 13°C at night. On the 17th (Sat), you'll travel 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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Basel Minster, then see the interesting displays at Jean Tinguely Museum, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Offene Kirche Elisabethen.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Basel planner.

Traveling by car from Thun to Basel takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Basel are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Lucerne.
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Lucerne, Switzerland — 4 nights

In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Get some cultural insight at Landesmuseum and Bahnhofstrasse. You'll explore and learn at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) and Verkehrshaus der Schweiz. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lucerne: Zurich (Lake Zurich & Old Town). Next up on the itinerary: identify plant and animal life at Mt Pilatus, admire the striking features of KKL Luzern - Lucerne Culture and Convention Centre, explore the activities along Lake Lucerne, and snap pictures at Chapel Bridge.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Lucerne trip itinerary planning app.

You can drive from Basel to Lucerne in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Lucerne can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Munich.
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Munich, Germany — 5 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Nymphenburg Palace and Frauenkirche. Museum-lovers will appreciate Alte Pinakothek and Munich Residenz. Venture out of the city with trips to Partnachklamm (in Garmisch-Partenkirchen), Schloss Neuschwanstein (in Schwangau) and Hohenschwangau (Schloss Hohenschwangau & Alpseebad). And it doesn't end there: get curious at Deutsches Museum, don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, admire the striking features of St. Peter's Church, and steep yourself in history at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Munich trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Lucerne to Munich in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.
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