28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
3
Frankfurt, Germany
— 2 nights
4
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
5
Innsbruck, Austria
— 6 nights
6
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
7
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
9
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights


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2
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.
To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam day trip planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Amsterdam is an approximately 28-hour flight. Traveling from Brisbane to Amsterdam, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Brisbane in December: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Wed) before leaving for Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): make a trip to The Markt. Keep things going the next day: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Bruges driving holiday planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Bruges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

2
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Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Get out of town with these interesting Frankfurt side-trips: Würzburg Residence (in Wurzburg) and Schloss Heidelberg (in Heidelberg). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Stadel Museum, contemplate the long history of Goethe House, admire the landmark architecture of Romer, and get great views at Main Tower.

To see photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Frankfurt trip itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Bruges to Frankfurt in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In December in Frankfurt, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Würzburg Residence, Schloss Heidelberg
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:
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Würzburg Residence ©
Würzburg Residence
Stadel Museum
Stadel Museum

2
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.
On the 21st (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church, get curious at Deutsches Museum, then examine the collection at Munich Residenz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus).

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Munich road trip site.

You can fly from Frankfurt to Munich in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Frankfurt in December, expect a bit cooler with lows of -1°C in Munich. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Munich

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz

6
nights
Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
Explore Innsbruck's surroundings by going to Stubaier Gletscher (in Neustift im Stubaital), St. Anton (in St. Anton am Arlberg) and Ischgl-Samnaun ski area (in Ischgl). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, stroll through Ski & Snowboardschule Innsbruck, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Alpenzoo, and take in panoramic vistas at Town Tower (Stadtturm).

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Innsbruck route app.

Getting from Munich to Innsbruck by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December in Innsbruck, expect temperatures between 6°C during the day and -3°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 28th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling to Salzburg.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Parks · Outdoors · Winter Sports

Side Trips

Pfarrkirche Fulpmes, Stubaier Gletscher, Heilig-Geist-Kirche, Swarovski Kristallwelten, St. Anton
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 28:
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Alpenzoo ©
Alpenzoo
Stubaier Gletscher ©
Stubaier Gletscher
Dom zu St. Jakob ©
Dom zu St. Jakob

1
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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 28th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse.

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

Drive from Innsbruck to Salzburg in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. You'll have a few hours on the 29th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

1
night
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Stephansplatz. On your second day here, ponder the world of politics at Rathaus and then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December in Vienna, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, wander the streets of Lesser Town, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock.

To find reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Prague day trip website.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around 0°C. On the 3rd (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 3:
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jan 3 — 6:
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Walking tours
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): walk around Vondelpark, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, then don't miss a visit to Dam Square, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, then get your game on at Museumphoto, and then wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To find out how to plan a trip to Amsterdam, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 8:
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Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark
Heineken Experience ©
Heineken Experience
Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) ©

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