20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  9 h
1
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly + Train:  6 h
4
Lugano, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
5
Canazei, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h
6
Innsbruck, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
7
Munich, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
End: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, thenponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, thenpause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Zoo Berlin, thenwander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and then examine the collection at Topography of Terror.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Berlin road trip planner.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Berlin is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Berlin. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get in touch with nature at The Big Cat Sanctuary and The Hawking Centre. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

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

You can fly from Berlin to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Berlin to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. August in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

The Hawking Centre, The Big Cat Sanctuary
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The Big Cat Sanctuary ©
The Big Cat Sanctuary
The Hawking Centre ©
The Hawking Centre
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

4
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 Scuba & Snorkeling. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and wander the streets of Le Marais.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Paris itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Lugano.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

1
night
Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): walk around Parco delle Gole della Breggia, delve into the distant past at Monte San Giorgio, and then take some stellar pictures from Monte San Salvatore.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lugano online attractions planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Paris to Lugano in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. September in Lugano sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Canazei.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Monte San Giorgio, Parco delle Gole della Breggia
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Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio
Monte San Salvatore ©
Monte San Salvatore
Parco delle Gole della Breggia ©
Parco delle Gole della Breggia

1
night
Canazei, Italy

Canazei ©
Canazei is a comune (municipality) in Trentino in the northern Italian region Trentino-Alto Adige/Südtirol, located in the upper part of the Val di Fassa, about 110km northeast of Trento. Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): get outside with La Terrazza delle Dolomiti and then trek along Sass Pordoi.

For other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Canazei trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Lugano to Canazei in 5 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Canazei

Outdoors Parks Trails
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La Terrazza delle Dolomiti ©
La Terrazza delle Dolomiti
Sass Pordoi ©
Sass Pordoi

3
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Get in touch with nature at Kundler Klamm and Wasserfall Hart. Venture out of the city with trips to Hinterriss-Eng (in Hinterriss), Leutascher Geisterklamm (in Leutasch) and Badestrand Achensee Nord (in Achenkirch). There's more to do: fly down the slopes at Bergisel Ski Jump.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Innsbruck route tool.

Traveling by car from Canazei to Innsbruck takes 2.5 hours. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Canazei in September, with highs in Innsbruck at 23°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Hinterriss-Eng, Kundler Klamm, Leutascher Geisterklamm, Wasserfall Hart, Badestrand Achensee Nord
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Kundler Klamm ©
Kundler Klamm
Hinterriss-Eng ©
Hinterriss-Eng
Wasserfall Hart ©
Wasserfall Hart

3
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Visiting English Garden and Alpine Coaster Oberammergau will get you outdoors. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Marienplatz, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Munich road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Innsbruck to Munich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Munich are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Alpine Coaster Oberammergau
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Alpine Coaster Oberammergau ©
Alpine Coaster Oberammergau
English Garden ©
English Garden
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, thentake some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirabell Palace. On the 12th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Salzburg Museum and then contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus).

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Salzburg vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Munich to Salzburg takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Salzburg are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Salzburg

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

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