19 days in Western Europe Itinerary

19 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
2
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
4
Bern, Switzerland
— 1 night
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights

3
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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

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Jakarta, Indonesia to Amsterdam is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Western Indonesia Time (WIB) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Jakarta in December, things will get cooler in Amsterdam: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
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.
On the 29th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, thenmake a trip to Big Ben, and finally ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

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You can fly from Amsterdam to London in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In December, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, and make a trip to Place de la Concorde.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris driving holiday planner.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Bern.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Bern, Switzerland

Bern
The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): explore the activities along Aare River, thensee the interesting displays at Klingendes Museum, and then have fun at UNIK Playground.

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You can do a combination of flight, bus, and train from Paris to Bern in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In January, Bern is little chillier than Paris - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Zurich.

Things to do in Bern

Nature Parks Museums
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Aare River
Aare River
UNIK Playground ©
UNIK Playground
Klingendes Museum ©
Klingendes Museum

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, and then wander the streets of Old Town. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Museum Rietberg, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and finally get your game on at Fusion Arena Virtual Reality Center.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Bern to Zurich in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Museum Rietberg ©
Museum Rietberg
Old Town ©
Old Town

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

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Fly from Zurich to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in January: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 7:
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Rome day trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in January, expect slightly colder with lows of °C in Rome. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Jan 7 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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