17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— Few hours
2
Brussels, Belgium
— Few hours
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
5
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 2 nights
6
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
7
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
8
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
9
Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 12th (Fri), shop like a local with Saint Germain des Pres Quarter.

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

Hanoi, Vietnam to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Hanoi to Paris due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. You will have some time to spend on the 12th (Fri) before leaving for Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Saint Germain des Pres Quarter ©
Saint Germain des Pres Quarter

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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.
On the 12th (Fri), browse the exhibits of Atomium and then contemplate the long history of Grand Place.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Brussels driving holiday planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Brussels by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, thenadmire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Sun): visit The Jordaan and then don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House.

For photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip tool.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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Paris, France

Paris ©
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Le Marais, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Paris tour planner.

Take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Aix-en-Provence, France

Aix-en-Provence ©
Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, examine the collection at Musee Granet, and then don't miss a visit to Cours Mirabeau. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Fondation Vasarely, stop by Confiserie Fruidoraix, thenexamine the collection at Museum Calisson, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Le Bois des Lutins, and finally take an in-depth tour of Paul Cezanne’s Studio.

For maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence attractions planning tool.

Getting from Paris to Aix-en-Provence by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in July, with highs in Aix-en-Provence at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums Fun & Games Historic Sites

Side Trip

Le Bois des Lutins
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Musee Granet ©
Musee Granet
Le Bois des Lutins ©
Le Bois des Lutins

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 19th (Fri), take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre and then enjoy the sand and surf at Bains des Paquis. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sat): explore the activities along Lake Geneva.

To find maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Geneva road trip planning website.

Getting from Aix-en-Provence to Geneva by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, Geneva is slightly colder than Aix-en-Provence - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Beaches
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Sun): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then see La Casa Maledetta.

Make your Milan itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Getting from Geneva to Milan by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Geneva in July, Milan is somewhat warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Fun & Games Nightlife

Side Trip

Oasi WWF del Bassone
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Milan to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) early enough to travel to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Campo del Ghetto ©
Campo del Ghetto

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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Stadel Museum and then get to know the resident critters at Zoo Frankfurt. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Romer, thenbuy something for everyone on your list at Main-Taunus Zentrum, thenbrowse the eclectic array of goods at Kleinmarkthalle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus).

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Getting from Venice to Frankfurt by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Venice in July; daily highs in Frankfurt reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll have a few hours on the 26th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

L'Abbate Kasefabrik, Main-Taunus Zentrum
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Kleinmarkthalle ©
Kleinmarkthalle
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum
L'Abbate Kasefabrik ©
L'Abbate Kasefabrik

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