16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  30 min
4
Versailles, France
— 1 day
Train:  5 h
5
Chambery, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Briancon, France
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  8 h
7
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Moco Museum as well as Bloemenmarkt. Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum. Keep things going the next day: walk around Vondelpark, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, admire the masterpieces at Moco Museum, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace Amsterdam.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Ecuador, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In September, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Church of Our Lady Bruges. On the 7th (Mon), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, pause for some photo ops at Oude Griffie, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, then walk around Minnewaterpark, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Minnewater Lake. On the 8th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to The Markt, don't miss a visit to Belfry of Bruges, then sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Bruges travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In September, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood
The Markt ©
The Markt
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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.
You've added Champs-Elysees, Montmartre, Moulin Rouge, and other attractions to your itinerary. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, stop by Île de la Cité, and explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

Traveling by train from Bruges to Paris takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daytime highs in Paris are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Versailles.

Things to do in Paris

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

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day
Versailles, France

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
You've now added Palace of Versailles to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 12th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles and then steep yourself in history at The Trianons & The Hamlet.

For where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Versailles travel route planning tool.

Versailles is just a stone's throw from Paris. In September, daytime highs in Versailles are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Chambery.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet

2
nights
Chambery, France

Chambery ©
Chambéry is a city in the department of Savoie, located in the Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes region in south-eastern France.It is the capital of the department and has been the historical capital of the Savoy region since the 13th century, when Amadeus V, Count of Savoy, made the city his seat of power.Together with other Alpine towns Chambéry engages in the Alpine Town of the Year Association for the implementation of the Alpine Convention to achieve sustainable development in the Alpine Arc. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Pierre de Lemenc, admire the local landmark of La Fontaine des Eléphants, then pause for some serene contemplation at Chambéry Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Castle of the Dukes of Savoie, and finally steep yourself in history at Abbaye d'Hautecombe.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Chambery travel route app.

Traveling by train from Versailles to Chambery takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Chambery can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Briancon.

Things to do in Chambery

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Abbaye d'Hautecombe
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Castle of the Dukes of Savoie ©
Castle of the Dukes of Savoie
Chambéry Cathedral ©
Chambéry Cathedral
Abbaye d'Hautecombe ©
Abbaye d'Hautecombe

1
night
Briancon, France

Briançon a commune in the Hautes-Alpes department in the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region in southeastern France. You've now added Serre Chevalier Vallee Briancon to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): tour the pleasant surroundings at Serre Chevalier Vallee Briancon, head outdoors with Serre Chevalier Sensation, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To find out how to plan a trip to Briancon, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Chambery to Briancon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Briancon

Outdoors Parks Winter Sports

Side Trip

Serre Chevalier Vallee Briancon
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Zipline

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nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Siena (Piazza del Campo, Duomo di Siena, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

Plan trip to Florence with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Traveling by car from Briancon to Florence takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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