13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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13 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Boracay, Philippines
+2
ferry + bus + Fly:  21​h 30​min
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
train:  2​h
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
4
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— Few hours
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
train:  2​h 15​min
7
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
8
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  19​h
End: Boracay, Philippines

1
night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vondelpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam journey maker tool .

Boracay, Philippines to Amsterdam is an approximately 21.5-hour combination of ferry, bus, and flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry, flight, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 7 hours traveling from Boracay to Amsterdam. Traveling from Boracay in May, expect Amsterdam to be colder, temps between 20°C and 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

1
night
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 21st (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally make a trip to Atomium.

For where to stay, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Brussels trip builder site .

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Brussels takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

3
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): see the interesting displays at Musee d'Orsay, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner .

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Paris are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can take a train to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

few
hours
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City
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.
To see maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Luxembourg City holiday builder .

Traveling by train from Paris to Luxembourg City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 24th (Thu), you're off toZurich.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Outdoors Parks Nightlife
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1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster and then explore the activities along Lake Zurich.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Zurich trip itinerary app .

Traveling by flight from Luxembourg City to Zurich takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. May in Zurich sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto.

To see other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip site .

You can fly from Zurich to Venice in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zurich in May, with highs in Venice at 26°C and lows at 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and finally examine the collection at Galleria dell'Accademia.

To see reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Florence journey maker website .

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. May in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Galleria dell'Accademia ©
Galleria dell'Accademia
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 29th (Tue), admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, admire the striking features of Pantheon, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, then make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip planning site .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, expect a bit warmer with lows of 17°C in Rome. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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