18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe tour itinerary builder

This plan was created by another user. Make it your plan

Route & dates

Start: Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  4 h
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive:  4 h 15 min
3
Frankfurt, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
4
Stuttgart, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
5
Rust, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
7
Lugano, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h
8
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
9
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
10
Pisa, Italy
— Few hours
Drive:  3 h 45 min
11
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
12
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  18 h
End: Dammam, Saudi Arabia

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Louvre Museum as well as Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sat): take a tour by water with Green River Cruises, then get a taste of local nightlife at The Long Hop, then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, and finally admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower.

To find photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Paris tour builder site.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Paris is an approximately 18- hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Dammam to Paris is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Dammam in September, things will get cooler in Paris: highs are around 24°C and lows about 13°C. You will have some time to spend on the 30th (Mon) before leaving for Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks Museums Nightlife

Side Trip

Disneyland Paris
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Green River Cruises ©
Green River Cruises

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.
Vondelpark has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 30th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then walk around Vondelpark, and then take an in-depth tour of Hollandsche Schouwburg.

To find where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip itinerary planning website.

Getting from Paris to Amsterdam by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 1st (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to Frankfurt.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 30 — Oct 1:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Hollandsche Schouwburg ©
Hollandsche Schouwburg
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

1
night
Frankfurt, Germany

Frankfurt ©
A global center of finance and transportation, Frankfurt is perhaps best known for its futuristic cityscape.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Main Tower as well as Romer. On the 1st (Tue), get great views at Main Tower, then make a trip to Romer, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of St. Bartholomew (Dom St. Bartholomaus).

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Frankfurt road trip site.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Amsterdam to Frankfurt takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 9°C. You will have some time to spend on the 2nd (Wed) before leaving for Stuttgart.

Things to do in Frankfurt

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
Romer ©
Romer
Main Tower ©
Main Tower

1
night
Stuttgart, Germany

Stuttgart ©
Stuttgart spreads across a variety of valleys, parks, and hills--many of them covered by vineyards.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Porsche Museum as well as Mercedes-Benz Museum. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Mercedes-Benz Museum, see the interesting displays at Porsche Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Fernsehturm Stuttgart, and finally take a stroll through Konigstrasse.

To see traveler tips, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Stuttgart trip itinerary website.

You can take a train from Frankfurt to Stuttgart in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. October in Stuttgart sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rust.

Things to do in Stuttgart

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay Oct 2 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Porsche Museum ©
Porsche Museum
Mercedes-Benz Museum ©
Mercedes-Benz Museum
Fernsehturm Stuttgart ©
Fernsehturm Stuttgart

2
nights
Rust, Germany

Rust ©
Originally a poor fishing village, Rust now features a world-class amusement park complex.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Black Forest Tours, Lake Titisee, Naturschutzgebiet Taubergiessen, and other attractions. On the 3rd (Thu), go all around town with Black Forest Tours and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Titisee. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Herz-Jesu-Kirche, then get in on the family fun at Europa-Park, then identify plant and animal life at Naturschutzgebiet Taubergiessen, and finally explore the historical opulence of Hohenbaden Castle.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rust holiday builder site.

You can drive from Stuttgart to Rust in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. October in Rust sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Interlaken.

Things to do in Rust

Wildlife Theme Parks Parks

Side Trips

Freiburg im Breisgau, Naturschutzgebiet Taubergiessen, Triberger Waterfall, Lake Titisee, Hohenbaden Castle
Find places to stay Oct 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Black Forest Tours ©
Black Forest Tours
Europa-Park ©
Europa-Park
Hohenbaden Castle ©
Hohenbaden Castle

2
nights
Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Mt Pilatus, Jungfraujoch, Trümmelbachfälle, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm, then have some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Aletsch Glacier. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, take in the awesome beauty at Mt Pilatus, take in the dramatic scenery at Trümmelbachfälle, then fly down the slopes at Maennlichen, then admire all the interesting features of Jungfraujoch, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Lauterbrunnen Church.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Interlaken trip itinerary builder tool.

Getting from Rust to Interlaken by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Interlaken are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Interlaken

Parks Nature Tours

Side Trips

Grindelwald-Wengen-Murren-Lauterbrunnen, Lauterbrunnen, Maennlichen, Gruyeres Castle, Mt Pilatus
Find places to stay Oct 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Aletsch Glacier ©
Aletsch Glacier
Jungfraujoch ©
Jungfraujoch
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus

2
nights
Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Castelgrande as well as Monte Tamaro. On the 7th (Mon), make a trip to Piazza della Riforma.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lugano online route builder.

Drive from Interlaken to Lugano in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Interlaken in October: high temperatures in Lugano hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. You will leave for Milan on the 9th (Wed).

Things to do in Lugano

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Tamborini Vini, Monte Tamaro, Museo Vincenzo Vela
Find places to stay Oct 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Parco Civico ©
Parco Civico
Museo Vincenzo Vela ©
Museo Vincenzo Vela
Castelgrande ©
Castelgrande

1
night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
You've added Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), Piazza del Duomo, Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, and other attractions to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, catch a live event at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then make a trip to Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Milan trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by car from Lugano to Milan takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daytime highs in Milan are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping Fun & Games
Find places to stay Oct 9 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

2
nights
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 10th (Thu): look for all kinds of wild species at Riserva Naturale Ca' Roman, then explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Venice route maker tool.

Traveling by train from Milan to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In October in Venice, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Pisa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Oct 10 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

few
hours
Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 12th (Sat), make a trip to Leaning Tower of Pisa and then admire the striking features of Duomo di Pisa.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Pisa tour itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Pisa takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. October in Pisa sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

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.
To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Pisa to Rome by combination of train and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

1
night
Paris, France

Paris
To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Paris day trip planner.

Do a combination of flight and train from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in October, things will get a bit cooler in Paris: highs are around 19°C and lows about 10°C. On the 14th (Mon), you're off to home.

Things to do in Paris

Tours Nightlife Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:

Similar Plans

20 days in Munich, Lyon & Paris BY A USER FROM THAILAND October, relaxing, slow & easy, popular sights Preferences: October, relaxing Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Slow & easy 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Paris, Nice & Saint-Tropez BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA February, popular sights Preferences: February Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Paris BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Paris BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA September, popular sights Preferences: September Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Paris BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA November, popular sights Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 22 days in Lyon & Paris BY A USER FROM THAILAND December, relaxing, popular sights Preferences: December, relaxing Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 19 days in Asia & Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 20 days in United Kingdom, Paris & Amsterdam BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA March, popular & hidden gems Preferences: March Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in The Netherlands, Belgium & Paris BY A USER FROM PHILIPPINES November, popular & hidden gems Preferences: November Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 21 days in Paris & Mantua BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium
See more plans