15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
6
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
8
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery and then contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament. On the next day, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, thendon't miss a visit to Big Ben, thenadmire the striking features of Westminster Abbey, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the London vacation website.

Seattle, USA to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time (PST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 8 hours. In December, daytime highs in London are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the world behind art at René Magritte Museum, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, thentake an in-depth tour of Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), thenexamine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally examine the collection at Belgian Comic Strip Center. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis, thendon't miss a visit to Atomium, and finally find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Brussels holiday maker tool.

You can take a train from London to Brussels in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from London in December, you will find days in Brussels are little chillier (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Mini-Europe ©
Mini-Europe

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and then admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

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Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

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

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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 21st (Mon), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, thenadmire the striking features of Pantheon, and finally don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain.

For traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Rome travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, you will find days in Rome are a bit warmer (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, thenpause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the fresh offerings at Central Market Hall, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenappreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Budapest trip site.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Budapest takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, Budapest is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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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 24th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Albertina, admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, admire the landmark architecture of Rathaus, thensee the interesting displays at The Hofburg, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Vienna trip builder app.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, thentake in the views from Charles Bridge, thenget great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally make a trip to Vaclavske namEsti.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In December in Prague, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, thenpause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, thenmake a trip to Gendarmenmarkt, and then steep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Berlin road trip website.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

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