36 days in Europe Itinerary

36 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Ghent, Belgium
— 2 nights
2
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 3 nights
3
Nancy, France
— 3 nights
4
Colmar, France
— Few hours
5
Davos, Switzerland
— 2 nights
6
Chur, Switzerland
— 3 nights
7
Tirano, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Innsbruck, Austria
— 2 nights
9
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
10
Hallstatt, Austria
— 1 night
11
Bamberg, Germany
— 3 nights
12
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
13
Split, Croatia
— 3 nights
14
Korcula Town, Croatia
— 2 nights
15
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights

2
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Ghent, Belgium

Ghent ©
Ghent melds the fairy tale-like beauty of Bruges with its stunning Flemish architecture, while at the same time supporting a vibrant cafe and bar scene.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Gravensteen, explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, then take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, then sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Walplein. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Ghent day trip site.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ghent is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Ghent can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Ghent

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Bruges
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Luxembourg City: Vianden (Trinitarian Church, Vianden Castle, &more) and MNHM National Museum of Military History (in Diekirch). There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, make a trip to Barrio Grund, explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock, and stroll the grounds of Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Luxembourg City road trip tool.

Getting from Ghent to Luxembourg City by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. April in Luxembourg City sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Nancy.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Vianden, MNHM National Museum of Military History
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Vianden Castle ©
Vianden Castle
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche

3
nights
Nancy, France

Nancy ©
Crossed by the Canal de la Marne au Rhin, Nancy has many small boats and péniches (barges) that navigate the canal waterways, giving you a fantastic vantage point of the city's historical architecture from the water.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy, contemplate the long history of Eglise des Cordeliers, then stroll around Parc de la Pepiniere, and finally make a trip to Place Stanislas. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nancy, then admire the striking features of Œuvre de la cathédrale, and then examine the collection at Centre Pompidou-Metz.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Nancy trip planning website.

Drive from Luxembourg City to Nancy in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Luxembourg City in April: highs in Nancy hover around 20°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Colmar.

Things to do in Nancy

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Metz
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Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy ©
Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy
Place Stanislas ©
Place Stanislas
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nancy ©
Musee des Beaux-Arts de Nancy

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hours
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.
On the 13th (Tue), make a trip to Vieille ville d'Eguisheim and then don't miss a visit to Old Town.

For photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Colmar online holiday planner.

Getting from Nancy to Colmar by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. April in Colmar sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to travel to Davos.
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Vieille ville d'Eguisheim ©
Vieille ville d'Eguisheim

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nights
Davos, Switzerland

Davos ©
On the 14th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Kirchner Museum Davos, hit the slopes at Davos Klosters Ski Resort, explore the different monuments and memorials at Kirche St. Johann, then get outside with Jacobshorn, and finally cool off at Eau-la-la.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Davos trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Colmar to Davos by car takes about 3.5 hours. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Colmar in April: high temperatures in Davos hover around 11°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Chur.

Things to do in Davos

Outdoors · Parks · Theme Parks
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Jacobshorn ©
Jacobshorn
Davos Klosters Ski Resort ©
Davos Klosters Ski Resort
Lake Davos ©
Lake Davos

3
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Chur, Switzerland

Chur ©
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Chur: St. Gallen (St. Laurenzen, Stiftsbibliothek, &more), St Mauritius Church (in Appenzell) and St. Leonhard Kapelle (in Bad Ragaz). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Old Town Chur, admire the masterpieces at Bundner Kunstmuseum, go from sight to sight with Personalfonds Rhätische Bahn, and partake in some friendly competition at Das Magische Portal.

Find out how to plan Chur trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can drive from Davos to Chur in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tirano.

Things to do in Chur

Outdoors · Parks · Winter Sports

Side Trips

St. Gallen, St Mauritius Church, St. Leonhard Kapelle
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Chur-Brambruesch ©
Chur-Brambruesch
St Mauritius Church ©
St Mauritius Church
Stiftsbibliothek ©
Stiftsbibliothek

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Tirano, Italy

Tirano ©
Tirano is a town in Valtellina, located in the province of Sondrio in northern Italy. Change things up with these side-trips from Tirano: Minimarket Ginetto (in Santa Caterina), Bormio (Stelvio Pass, Centro Storico, &more) and Torri di Fraele (in Valdidentro). And it doesn't end there: explore the ancient world of Rock Engraving Park of Grosio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia SS. Pietro e Paolo, and see the interesting displays at Palazzo Salis e Museo Senza Frontiere.

For photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Tirano vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Chur to Tirano takes 3 hours. In April in Tirano, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Tirano

Historic Sites · Museums · Scenic Drive

Side Trips

Bormio, Minimarket Ginetto, Rock Engraving Park of Grosio, Parrocchia SS. Pietro e Paolo, Torri di Fraele
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Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano ©
Santuario della Beata Vergine di Tirano
Rock Engraving Park of Grosio ©
Rock Engraving Park of Grosio
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): explore the world behind art at Schloss Ambras Innsbruck, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Hofkirche, then take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm), and finally steep yourself in history at Altstadt von Innsbruck. On the next day, ponder the world of politics at Congress innsbruck, meet the residents at Alpenzoo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, then get to know the fascinating history of Maria-Theresien-Strasse, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Georgskapelle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Spitalskirche.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Innsbruck travel route planner.

Drive from Tirano to Innsbruck in 4 hours. When traveling from Tirano in April, plan for somewhat warmer days in Innsbruck, with highs around 19°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
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Altstadt von Innsbruck ©
Altstadt von Innsbruck
Alpenzoo ©
Alpenzoo
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck ©
Schloss Ambras Innsbruck

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 23rd (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace, browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), appreciate the history behind Caldera Sculpture, then admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, see the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum, take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, then shop like a local with Getreidegasse, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Hallstatt.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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Hallstatt, Austria

Hallstatt ©
Historically known for the production of salt, Halstatt's fine architecture reflects the small village's salt mining legacy.
On the 25th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Central Square Marktplatz, go deep underground at Salzwelten Hallstatt, and then make a trip to Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick". On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the pleasant sights at Old Town.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Hallstatt tour itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Salzburg to Hallstatt in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. On the 26th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Bamberg.

Things to do in Hallstatt

Historic Sites
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Hallstatt Skywalk ©
Hallstatt Skywalk "Welterbeblick"
Salzwelten Hallstatt ©
Salzwelten Hallstatt

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Bamberg, Germany

Bamberg ©
First mentioned in historical records from the year 902, Bamberg retains today the medieval, old-world charm that has defined its past development.
On the 27th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Kirche St. Maria und St. Theodor, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Bamberg Cathedral, then contemplate the long history of Bamberg Altstadt, then examine the collection at Alte Hofhaltung, and finally contemplate the long history of Altes Rathaus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Wed): make a trip to Klein Venedig, then contemplate the long history of Neue Residenz Bamberg, then take in nature's colorful creations at Rosengarten, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Michael's Church.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Bamberg trip builder site.

Getting from Hallstatt to Bamberg by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight. In April in Bamberg, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Bamberg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Bamberg Altstadt ©
Bamberg Altstadt
Bamberg Cathedral ©
Bamberg Cathedral
Altes Rathaus ©
Altes Rathaus

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Ljubljana, Slovenia

Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Ljubljana: Bled (Bled Castle, Bled Island, &more), Vintgar Gorge (in Zgornje Gorje) and Zipline (in Bovec). There's lots more to do: visit Ljubljana Old Town, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Nicholas, take in the views from Dragon Bridge, and step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle.

To see reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Ljubljana tour itinerary maker.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Bamberg to Ljubljana. In April in Ljubljana, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bled, Vintgar Gorge, Zipline
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Zipline
Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Bled Island ©
Bled Island

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Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): walk around Marjan Park, scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour, then appreciate the history behind Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of St. Roko. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Old Split, head outdoors with Outdoor Activities, and then explore the wide array of goods at Break Time.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Split sightseeing planner.

Getting from Ljubljana to Split by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Ljubljana in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Split, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can ride a ferry to Korcula Town.

Things to do in Split

Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius
Marjan Park ©
Marjan Park

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nights
Korcula Town, Croatia

Korcula Town ©
Korcula Town perches on the edge of the island's eastern coastline.
On the 5th (Wed), make a trip to Atelier Abel, enjoy breathtaking views from Zakerja Tower, look for gifts at Kasiopea, then take a tour by water with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then learn about winemaking at Lovric Winery, and finally get engrossed in the history at Ethnographic collection Barilo. On the next day, get engrossed in the history at Bishop's Treasury Museum, make a trip to Korcula Old City, view the masterpieces at Vapor gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Mark's Cathedral, then examine the collection at House of Marco Polo, and finally take an in-depth tour of Korcula Town Museum.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Korcula Town vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can ride a ferry from Split to Korcula Town in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Korcula Town

Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Korcula Island, Lovric Winery
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Bishop's Treasury Museum ©
Bishop's Treasury Museum
Korcula Old City ©
Korcula Old City
Atelier Abel ©
Atelier Abel

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Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Change things up with a short trip to Cavtat Old Town in Cavtat (about 34 minutes away). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, look for gifts at Life According to Kawa, and make a trip to Pile Gate.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik day trip planning website.

Traveling by ferry from Korcula Town to Dubrovnik takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car. May in Dubrovnik sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries

Side Trip

Cavtat Old Town
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Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Lokrum Island ©
Lokrum Island
Speed Boats Tours

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