16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

New York City, United States
bus + Fly:  10​h 30​min
Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
Fly:  5​h
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  11​h
New York City, United States

4
days
Dublin, Ireland

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Grafton Street and Temple Bar Food Market. Kids will appreciate attractions like Kilmainham Gaol and Nature & Wildlife Tours. There's much more to do: make a trip to Temple Bar, look for gifts at DESIGNYARD, get advice or help at Chester Beatty Library, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse.

To see photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Dublin sightseeing planner.

New York City, USA to Dublin is an approximately 10.5-hour combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. In December, daytime highs in Dublin are 48°F, while nighttime lows are 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Mon) to allow time for travel to Oslo.

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Kilmainham Gaol
Temple Bar
Guinness Storehouse

3
days
Oslo, Norway

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Family-friendly places like Nordmarka and Ostensjovannet Lake will thrill your kids. Oslomarka and Kon-Tiki Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, pause for some photo ops at She Lies, and steep yourself in history at Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning).

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Oslo vacation builder.

You can fly from Dublin to Oslo in 5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Oslo. Traveling from Dublin in January, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°F in Oslo. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

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Nordmarka
Vigeland Museum
Kon-Tiki Museum

4
days
Stockholm, Sweden

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Bring the kids along to The Green Trails and Skansen. Get a sense of the local culture at Stockholm Old Town and Fotografiska. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Vasa Museum, see the interesting displays at Royal Armory, explore the galleries of Royal Palace, and hunt for treasures at Ostermalm Saluhall.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip generator.

You can fly from Oslo to Stockholm in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Oslo in January, you will find days in Stockholm are little chillier (31°F), and nights are about the same (23°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

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Vasa Museum
Stockholm Old Town
Skansen

3
days
Zurich, Switzerland

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Get some cultural insight at Bahnhofstrasse and Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Visiting Lake Zurich and Mt Pilatus will get you outdoors. Step out of Zurich to go to Lucerne and see Dying Lion of Lucerne Monument, which is approximately 46 minutes away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town (Altstadt), look for gifts at Confiserie Teuscher, and admire the masterpieces at Kunsthaus.

To see other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Zurich takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stockholm in January, expect Zurich to be somewhat warmer, temps between 39°F and 29°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

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Lucerne
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Lake Zurich
Old Town (Altstadt)
Mt Pilatus

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