17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
3
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
5
Bordeaux, France
— 2 nights
6
Toulouse, France
— 3 nights
7
Lyon, France
— 3 nights

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.
On the 21st (Sun), explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then stroll around Vondelpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Zaanse Schans, then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then visit The Jordaan.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip planner.

Bengaluru, India to Amsterdam is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Bengaluru in June, things will get a bit cooler in Amsterdam: highs are around 23°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can drive to Cologne.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Zaanse Schans
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
On the 23rd (Tue), get in on the family fun at Phantasialand, see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum, and then snap pictures at Hohenzollern Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Historic Old Town, make a trip to KolnTriangle, and then see the interesting displays at NS Documentation Centre of the City of Cologne.

To see where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Cologne trip planner.

Drive from Amsterdam to Cologne in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Cologne

Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trip

Phantasialand
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Phantasialand ©
Phantasialand
KolnTriangle ©
KolnTriangle

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, admire the landmark architecture of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), then don't miss a visit to Barrio Grund, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Luxembourg City trip planner.

Getting from Cologne to Luxembourg City by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In June, daytime highs in Luxembourg City are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks
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Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial ©
Luxembourg American Cemetery Memorial
Le Chemin de la Corniche ©
Le Chemin de la Corniche
Barrio Grund ©
Barrio Grund

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Food Tours and Photography Tours. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Tuileries.

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You can take a train from Luxembourg City to Paris in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Food Tours
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
On the 29th (Mon), don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse, then don't miss a visit to Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux, and finally contemplate the long history of La ville d'Hiver. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Public, then admire the local landmark of Monument aux Girondins, then make a trip to Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion, and finally do a tasting at Chateau Paloumey.

To see maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux route planner.

Take a train from Paris to Bordeaux in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In June in Bordeaux, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Parks · Wineries

Side Trips

Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion, Chateau Paloumey, La ville d'Hiver
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Chateau Paloumey ©
Chateau Paloumey
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion ©
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion
Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux ©
Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux

3
nights
Toulouse, France

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile and Chateau Comtal. Get out of town with these interesting Toulouse side-trips: Pont Valentre (in Cahors), Musee Toulouse-Lautrec (in Albi) and Eglise Saint-Nazaire (in Carcassonne Center). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Le Capitole, take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Japonais, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and get a sense of history and politics at Theatre du Capitole.

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

Drive from Bordeaux to Toulouse in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in June, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Toulouse

Tours · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Albi, Carcassonne, Pont Valentre
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Walking tours
Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile ©
Cathedrale Sainte-Cecile
Le Capitole ©
Le Capitole

3
nights
Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, see the interesting displays at Musee Miniature et Cinema, then get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon, and finally examine the collection at Fresque des Lyonnais. On the next day, delve into the distant past at Théâtre gallo-romain, make a trip to Le Mur Des Canuts, and then steep yourself in history at Cite medievale de Perouges.

For where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Lyon trip planning website.

You can fly from Toulouse to Lyon in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Cite medievale de Perouges
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Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon
Walking tours
Théâtre gallo-romain ©
Théâtre gallo-romain

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