16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Boise, United States
Fly:  16 h
1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h
4
Frankfurt, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  16 h
End: Boise, United States

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.
Kids will enjoy Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Get in touch with nature at Île de la Cité and Scuba & Snorkeling. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Rouen (Palais de Justice, Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, &more), Fondation Claude Monet (in Giverny) and Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet & Cathedrale Saint Louis). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Paris travel itinerary planner.

Boise, USA to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Boise to Paris is 8 hours. Traveling from Boise in June, you will find days in Paris are slightly colder (74°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Rouen, Versailles, Fondation Claude Monet
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
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.
Get some cultural insight at Grand Place and Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Let the collections at Atomium and Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) capture your imagination. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: Bruges (Walplein, Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Brussels, and get a taste of the local shopping with Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Brussels route planning website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Paris in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from 68°F by day to 51°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Bruges
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 2nd (Thu), admire the masterpieces at De Nieuwe Kerk, get your game on at Museumphoto, thenvisit The Jordaan, thentake an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and finally contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Here are some ideas for day two: have fun and explore at NEMO Science Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then head outdoors with Outdoor Activities.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 73°F in July, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Childrens Museums Historic Sites
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

3
nights
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Fortress Marienberg and Roentgen Memorial Site Wuerzburg will appeal to museum buffs. Get some historical perspective at Altstadt and Galgentor. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Frankfurt: Rothenburg (Town Walls, Medieval Crime Museum (Mittelalterliches Kriminalmuseum), &more), Alte Mainbruecke (in Wurzburg) and Schloss Heidelberg (in Heidelberg). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus), get great views at Main Tower, and contemplate the long history of Goethe House.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Frankfurt travel planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to Frankfurt takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Amsterdam in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Frankfurt, with highs around 80°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Rothenburg, Wurzburg, Schloss Heidelberg
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Fortress Marienberg ©
Fortress Marienberg
Altstadt ©
Altstadt

1
night
Paris, France

Paris ©
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Musee De Cluny.

Before you visit Paris, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Frankfurt to Paris by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums
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Musee De Cluny ©
Musee De Cluny

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