12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
2
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Paris, France
— 5 nights

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Tue): take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse. On the next day, take an in-depth tour of Landesmuseum, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster.

Plan my day in Zurich using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Zurich is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Tel Aviv to Zurich. While traveling from Tel Aviv, expect a bit cooler days and colder nights in Zurich, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Lucerne
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): examine the collection at National Museum of Art and History (Musee National d'Histoire et d'Art), step into the grandiose world of Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Luxembourg City road trip tool.

You can fly from Zurich to Luxembourg City in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Casemates du Bock ©
Casemates du Bock
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche
Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal) ©

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Groeningemuseum and Friet Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Get some cultural insight at Historic Centre of Brugge and Belfry of Bruges. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Bruges: Ghent (Gravensteen & DOK). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake, go for a walk through Walplein, don't miss a visit to The Markt, and see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bruges tour site.

Traveling by car from Luxembourg City to Bruges takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Ghent
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Gravensteen ©
Gravensteen

5
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.
Get in touch with nature at Île de la Cité and Seine River. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Le Marais and Champs-Elysees. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, examine the collection at Appartement-Atelier de Le Corbusier, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris travel route site.

You can take a train from Bruges to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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