49 days in Europe Itinerary

49 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 8 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 8 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Bern, Switzerland
— 8 nights
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Lichtenstein, Germany
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 7 nights
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Warsaw, Poland
— 7 nights
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Helsinki, Finland
— 8 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 8 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Louwman Museum The Hague and Tassenmuseum Amsterdam. Discover out-of-the-way places like Canals area and Kroller-Muller Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Airborne Cemetery (in Oosterbeek), The Hague (Panorama Mesdag & Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace)) and Nieuwe Kerk (in Delft). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Nederlands Openluchtmuseum, see the interesting displays at Amsterdam City Archives, take in the spiritual surroundings of Portuguese Synagogue, and brush up on your military savvy at Informatiecentrum De Polen van Driel.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker.

Boise, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 8 hours. While traveling from Boise, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Amsterdam, ranging from highs of 67°F to lows of 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trips

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Brussels, Belgium

— 8 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Atlantikwall Raversyde and Museum Plantin-Moretus. Explore hidden gems such as Tyne Cot Cemetery and Raversyde. Get out of town with these interesting Brussels side-trips: In Flanders Fields Museum (in Ieper (Ypres)), Chester Farm Cemetery (in Zillebeke) and Bruges (The Old Chocolate House, The Princely Beguinage Ten Wijngaarde, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Autoworld, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Bavo's Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Our Lady, and take in the views from St Michael's Bridge.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Brussels trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Brussels are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can drive to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 13 — 21:

Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

— 1 night

Gibraltar of the North

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Wed): stroll the grounds of Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, appreciate the history behind Guillaume II Grand-duc de Luxembourg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then get to know the fascinating history of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Luxembourg City itinerary planner.

Getting from Brussels to Luxembourg City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. September in Luxembourg City sees daily highs of 66°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Bern.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Sep 21 — 22:

Bern, Switzerland

— 8 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Get some historical perspective at The Cathedral of Bern and Gruyeres Castle. Get in touch with nature at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls and Barenpark. Change things up with these side-trips from Bern: Chaplin's World (in Corsier-sur-Vevey), Altstadt Luzern (in Lucerne) and Grindelwald-First (in Grindelwald). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Queen Studio Experience, identify plant and animal life at Mt Pilatus, admire the natural beauty at Rose Garden (Rosengarten), and explore the striking landscape at Aletsch Glacier.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Bern online trip planner.

You can fly from Luxembourg City to Bern in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, daytime highs in Bern are 68°F, while nighttime lows are 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lichtenstein.

Things to do in Bern

Parks · Nature · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Find places to stay Sep 22 — 30:

Lichtenstein, Germany

— 1 night
On the 1st (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Schloss Gomaringen, find something for the whole family at Abenteuer Park Schloss Lichtenstein, and then step into the grandiose world of Lichtenstein Castle.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Lichtenstein online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Bern to Lichtenstein in 4 hours. In September, daytime highs in Lichtenstein are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Lichtenstein

Historic Sites · Theme Parks

Side Trip

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Vienna, Austria

— 7 nights

City of Dreams

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof) and Graben and Kohlmarkt. Kunst Haus Wien - Museum Hundertwasser and MuseumsQuartier Wien will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vienna: Artstetten Castle (in Artstetten), Domane Wachau (in Durnstein) and Melk (Stadtpfarrkirche Maria Himmelfahrt & Melk Abbey). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Kaisergruft, make a trip to State Hall of the Austrian National Library, appreciate the history behind Maria Theresia Denkmal, and get to know the fascinating history of Ringstrasse.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna sightseeing planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lichtenstein to Vienna. October in Vienna sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 45°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Warsaw.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Wineries · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 1 — 8:

Warsaw, Poland

— 7 nights

Phoenix City

Warsaw draws big crowds with its seemingly unstoppable energy, exemplified by the city's explosive nightlife and thriving music scene.
You'll explore and learn at Museum of King Jan III's Palace at Wilanow and Zamek Krolewski w Warszawie - Muzeum. Explore hidden gems such as Nowy Swiat and Krakowskie Przedmiescie. Explore Warsaw's surroundings by going to Manufaktura (in Lodz) and Niebieskie Zrodla Nature Reserve (in Tomaszow Mazowiecki). Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Monument to the Warsaw Uprising Fighters, brush up on your military savvy at Muzeum Powstania Warszawskiego, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, and take an in-depth tour of POLIN Muzeum Historii Zydow Polskich.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, use the Warsaw road trip app.

You can fly from Vienna to Warsaw in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. October in Warsaw sees daily highs of 55°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Warsaw

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 8 — 15:

Helsinki, Finland

— 8 nights

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Do your shopping at Hakaniemi Market and Moomin Shop Forum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum and Toolo Bay (Toolonlahti). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Mannerheim Museum, admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, wander the streets of Design District, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suomenlinna Church (Suomenlinnan kirkko).

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Traveling by flight from Warsaw to Helsinki takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Warsaw to Helsinki is 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Warsaw in October, with highs in Helsinki at 48°F and lows at 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Helsinki

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 15 — 23:

Luxembourg travel guide

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Landmarks · Historic Sites · Geologic Formations
Green Heart of Europe
One of the three richest countries in the world, Luxembourg celebrates its wealth of natural and historical sites as well. Landlocked by Belgium, France, and Germany, this nation represents a blend of cultures, which are evident as you explore the nation's villages, outdoor attractions, and capital. If you prefer city living, discover Luxembourg City's old town, with World Heritage status. This small nation's rolling countryside is equally charming, offering castles and plenty of opportunity for recreation and leisure. Go for a bike ride, hike the country's mountainous region, or spend time at renowned vineyards.