16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Jakarta, Indonesia
Fly:  13​h
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
3
Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
4
Colmar, France
— 1 night
train:  30​min
5
Strasbourg, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
6
Heidelberg, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h 15​min
8
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  2​h
9
Amsterdam, Holland
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  18​h
End: Jakarta, Indonesia

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To see ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Paris itinerary builder app .

Jakarta, Indonesia to Paris is an approximately 20-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 6 hours traveling from Jakarta to Paris. Traveling from Jakarta in March, things will get cooler in Paris: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Zurich, take in the spiritual surroundings of Fraumünster Church, and then take a stroll through Old Town.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich online holiday planner .

You can fly from Paris to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Grindelwald.

Things to do in Zurich

Historic Sites Nature Neighborhoods
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

1
night
Grindelwald, Switzerland

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the sheer force of Trümmelbachfälle and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Grindelwald trip planner .

You can drive from Zurich to Grindelwald in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Colmar.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Nature Tours Parks

Side Trips

Trümmelbachfälle, Jungfraujoch
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Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Trümmelbachfälle ©
Trümmelbachfälle

1
night
Colmar, France

Colmar
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.
To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Colmar driving holiday app .

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Colmar takes 3 hours. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 0°C. On the 17th (Tue), you're off toStrasbourg.

Things to do in Colmar

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites
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1
night
Strasbourg, France

Strasbourg ©
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.
On the 17th (Tue), take a stroll through La Petite France, make a trip to Barrage Vauban, and then admire the landmark architecture of Place Kleber.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, use the Strasbourg itinerary tool .

Strasbourg is just a short distance from Colmar. Expect a daytime high around 14°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Heidelberg.

Things to do in Strasbourg

Neighborhoods
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La Petite France ©
La Petite France
Barrage Vauban ©
Barrage Vauban
Place Kleber ©
Place Kleber

1
night
Heidelberg, Germany

Heidelberg ©
A vibrant university city, Heidelberg is nestled in the picturesque Neckar river valley.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Tue): head outdoors with Philosophers' Way (Philosophenweg), contemplate the long history of Carl Theodor Old Bridge (Alte Brucke), then take a stroll through Altstadt (Old Town), then step into the grandiose world of Schloss Heidelberg, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Elizabeth Gate.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Heidelberg road trip planning website .

Drive from Strasbourg to Heidelberg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Strasbourg in March, expect nights in Heidelberg to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Heidelberg

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Trails
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Schloss Heidelberg ©
Schloss Heidelberg
Altstadt (Old Town) ©
Altstadt (Old Town)
Philosopher’s Walk ©
Philosopher’s Walk

1
night
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©
While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
On the 18th (Wed), stroll the grounds of Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally contemplate the long history of Casemates du Bock.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Luxembourg City planning website .

You can drive from Heidelberg to Luxembourg City in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Heidelberg in March: highs in Luxembourg City hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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1
night
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Atomium, examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), and finally steep yourself in history at Grand Place. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the world of politics at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice), admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, then browse the different shops at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, and finally admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For photos, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip planner .

Getting from Luxembourg City to Brussels by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In March, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

4
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, breweries & distilleries, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace Amsterdam.

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Getting from Brussels to Amsterdam by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. You will have some time to spend on the 24th (Tue) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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