23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
3
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
5
Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights

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.
Petit Palais has been added to your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte. Museum-lovers will appreciate Musee d'Orsay and Fondation Louis Vuitton. Venture out of the city with trips to Fontainebleau (Chateau de Fontainebleau & Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau)). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through Île de la Cité, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, stop by 1st Arrondissement, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

For more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Paris trip tool.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Paris, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in December, things will get much colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fontainebleau, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
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 a sense of the local culture at Grand Place and René Magritte Museum. Explore hidden gems such as Museum Plantin-Moretus and Autoworld. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Atomium, brush up on your military savvy at Royal Museum of the Armed Forces and of Military History, browse the exhibits of Fort Breendonk, and make a trip to Place St. Gery.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Brussels trip tool.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Fort Breendonk, Museum Plantin-Moretus
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Museum Plantin-Moretus
Atomium ©
Atomium

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Holy Blood and Historic Centre of Brugge. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Belfry of Bruges and The Markt. Take a break from Bruges with a short trip to Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 in Zonnebeke, about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, stop by The Bottle Shop, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, and trek along Bruges Art Route.

For traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Bruges trip planner.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. December in Bruges sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

For Freedom Museum, Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917
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Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917 ©
Memorial Museum Passchendaele 1917
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

4
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Kunstmuseum Den Haag. Museum-lovers will get to explore Rijksmuseum and Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace). Venture out of the city with trips to The Hague (Louwman Museum The Hague & Panorama Mesdag). Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, see the interesting displays at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

The Hague
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

2
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Marienkirche, see the interesting displays at Miniatur Wunderland, and then see the interesting displays at Dialog in the Dark. Here are some ideas for day two: get outside with Wildpark Schwarze Berge, thenexamine the collection at Museum fur Kunst und Gewerbe, and then take a stroll through Deichstrasse.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Hamburg trip maker app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Hamburg in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. December in Hamburg sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Hamburg

Museums Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Wildpark Schwarze Berge, Marienkirche
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Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Dialog in the Dark ©
Dialog in the Dark
Wildpark Schwarze Berge ©
Wildpark Schwarze Berge

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Let the collections at National Museum of Denmark and Amalienborg capture your imagination. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Rosenborg Castle and Our Saviour's Church. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Copenhagen: Andelslandsbyen Nyvang (in Holbaek) and Stevns Klint (in Store Heddinge). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, explore the world behind art at Arken Museum of Modern Art, and don't miss a visit to Stroeget.

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Getting from Hamburg to Copenhagen by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Andelslandsbyen Nyvang, Arken Museum of Modern Art, Stevns Klint
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Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Stevns Klint ©
Stevns Klint
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

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