- From: 05/04/2019
- For: 56 days
- Landing in: Helsinki, Finland
- Returning from: Madrid, Spain
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Prague, Czech Republic
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3 nightsSat. May 04 - Tue. May 07
A relatively young city, the Finnish capital commands the Baltic Sea with its diverse architectural landscape and a rich culture.
Historic Center, Helsinki
Enjoy this center's eclectic mix of 19C-20C landmarks, all creatively woven together with squares and parks perfect for people-watching.
Seurasaari Open-Air Museum, Helsinki
Located on a tranquil island and nestled amid lush nature, this open air museum preserves Finnish architecture spanning the past 400 years.
Temppeliaukio Church, Helsinki
Carved into an enormous rock, this unique church doubles as a performance hall, given its excellent acoustics.
Opera House, Helsinki
Home to the National Opera, this ceramic and granite building overlooks the Toolo Bay and offer world-class productions.
Nuuksio National Park
This national park is riddled with hiking trails and camping grounds, while picnic areas are nestled among lush forested scenery.
Founded in the 18C against a Russian invasion, this star fortress spans six islands, features a museum, and offers nice picnic spots.
2 nightsTue. May 07 - Thu. May 09
Tallinn seamlessly fuses its medieval past and architecture with modern amenities that include museums, cafes, and night life.
Historic Center, Tallinn
Spend a few hours exploring the ins and outs of the capital's historic center, enjoy people watching or relaxing in a cafe.
Kohtu Viewpoint, Tallinn
This platform offers amazing views of the Medieval landscape of the Old Town, the skyscrapers, the Pirita district, and the gulf.
Town Hall Square, Tallinn
This old market square remains a thriving center, with cafes, shops, and one of the oldest pharmacies in Europe.
Kiek in de Kok, Tallinn
In addition to its panoramic views, this medieval fortification features an interactive museum of the history of Tallinn.
1 nightThu. May 09 - Fri. May 10
Founded in 1201, Riga is Latvia's center of Art Nouveau. History, culture, and art are seen in its architecture and landmarks.
Historic Center, Riga
Stroll through this center to take in its 800 years of architecture, diverse museums, and around-the-clock activities.
Art Nouveau Museum, Riga
This museum is a faithful restoration of a 1903 Art Nouveau apartment, from its moldings and layout to its furnishings and art.
Latvian National History Museum, Riga
This must-see museum offers a comprehensive trip throughout Latvia's history, from Neolithic times to the Soviet era.
Museum of the History of Riga and Navigation, Riga
Established in 1773, this museum exhibits numerous eclectic collections dedicated to navy, society, medicine, and more.
2 nightsFri. May 10 - Sun. May 12
Lithuania's second-largest city boasts rich history, a multitude of significant landmarks, and gorgeous natural surroundings.
Historic Center, Kaunas
Spend the afternoon exploring the charming alleyways of this center, taking in the historic atmosphere so characteristic of the city.
Saturated with a great medieval atmosphere, this 13C redbrick castle houses a small museum in its tower dedicated to local history.
Pazaislis Monastery, Kaunas
Lithuania's largest convent complex, this 17C monastery is a great example of Italian Baroque architecture and houses artistic curios.
Cathedral of St. Peter and St. Paul, Kaunas
Impressive and elegantly decorated, this redbrick cathedral dates to the 15C and is the largest Gothic church in Lithuania.
3 nightsSun. May 12 - Wed. May 15
Lithuania's capital and largest city offers a grand variety of historic landmarks, as well as a splendid array of architectural gems.
Historic Center, Vilnius
Discover one of Europe's largest medieval Old Towns, where the architectural diversity is complemented by the intricate history.
Spread across 15 courtyards, ancient buildings, and a tower with the best city views, this gorgeous campus is not to be missed.
National Museum of Lithuania, Vilnius
A great museum located in several historic buildings, housing exhibits of Lithuanian history, archaeology, ethnography, and more.
Vilnius Castle Complex
Set on the Gediminas, this complex is comprised of several historic landmarks, among them two castles, arsenals, and a tower.
Trakai Historical National Park
Europe's only historical national park authentically preserves the medieval city of Trakai, as well as its surrounding villages.
Verkiai Regional Park
A sprawling nature reserve encompassing woods, lakes, and cultural landmarks, this park offers something for all tastes.
2 nightsWed. May 15 - Fri. May 17
Belarus' capital and largest city offers over a dozen museums, several notable churches, well-known theaters, and nice parks.
Historic Center, Minsk
Take a walk around the historic center, getting a feel of the local culture and admiring the architectural variety.
Botanical Garden, Minsk
Home to over 9,000 species of plants and trees, this botanical garden is said to be one of the biggest in Europe.
Belarusian Great Patriotic War Museum, Minsk
Comprised of 24 halls and over 100,000 artifacts, this rich museum follows the history of Soviet participation in WWII.
Belarusian National Arts Museum, Minsk
Belarus' largest museum houses over 27,000 works of art by renowned national artists, as well as international contributions.
2 nightsFri. May 17 - Sun. May 19
Once a Slav town, the history of Brest stretches to the 11C. Visit its monuments and museums, and be sure to see the famed fortress.
Dating to the 19C, Brest Fortress retains aspects of original pentacle-shaped fortification system and rich history.
Historic Center, Brest
Spend an afternoon exploring the pleasant nooks of this historic center, taking in the architectural diversity and the local color.
St. Nicholas Garrison Church, Brest
Located within the fortress compound, this 19C Byzantine-styled church has a rich history and hosts a fine seven-tiered chandelier.
City Park, Brest
Brest's largest municipal park features amusement rides, two lakes, many rare tree species, and a tranquil atmosphere.
2 nightsSun. May 19 - Tue. May 21
The capital of Poland is also its largest city, functioning as an important political, cultural, and financial center.
Historic Center, Warsaw
The Old Town and New Town make up this historic center, rebuilt post-WWII and now constituting an extraordinary cultural hub.
Royal Route, Warsaw
A remarkable boulevard, stretching for 4km and lined with significant historical monuments, palaces, churches, and more.
Warsaw National Museum
One of Poland's largest museums houses collections of fine and applied art, by Classical, Polish, and international artists.
Lazienki Palace, Warsaw
Formerly a royal bathhouse, this 17C Baroque palace retains a collection of original furniture and fine Flemish paintings.
2 nightsTue. May 21 - Thu. May 23
A lively city serving as the region's capital, famous for its hectic history, opulent marketplaces, and thriving nightlife.
Historic Center, Poznan
Wander through the streets of this Old Town center both day and night, and you will be swept away by its dynamic atmosphere.
Poznan Town Hall
This 13C Renaissance building houses a local history museum, and is famed for a pair of clashing mechanical goats.
Imperial Castle, Poznan
A neo-Romanesque castle erected in 1910, now a thriving cultural center, housing art galleries, a cinema, pubs, and restaurants.
Poznan Croissant Museum
Set in a historic building, this interactive museum presents local history through the making of traditional St. Martin Croissants.
3 nightsThu. May 23 - Sun. May 26
With rich history, vibrant nightlife, world-renowned cuisine, and amazing museums, there is something for everyone in Germany's capital.
Brandenburg Gate, Berlin
Once part of the Berlin Wall, this 18C gate has been witness to Berlin's triumphs and misfortunes since its construction.
Gemaldegalerie (Picture Gallery), Berlin
This museum brings together Berlin's collection of artworks by masters such as Van Eyck, Rubens, Rembrandt, Caravaggio, and more.
Historic Center, Berlin
Get to know this amazing city, exploring its busy streets and admiring its wealth of historic architecture.
Natural History Museum, Berlin
A marvelous natural history museum, featuring a wealth of exhibits on paleontology, zoology, geology, and more.
A public parkland strewn with a variety of gardens from around the world, featuring traditional European and Asian landscaping.
Located in the suburbs of Berlin, stroll around this lake, enjoying the beautiful scenery and the historic buildings dotted around.
3 nightsSun. May 26 - Wed. May 29
The capital and the largest city in the Czech Republic, Prague boasts a magical cityscape, rich in history and culture.
Astronomical Clock, Prague
A must-see stop on any traveler's visit, this 15C astronomical clock with its animated hourly show has become symbolic of the city.
Historic Center, Prague
Stroll through the Old Town, admiring its spectacular historic architectures and soaking up the medieval atmosphere.
The world's largest castle complex dates to the 9C, featuring the stunning St. Vitus Cathedral, historic exhibits, and beautiful gardens.
National Museum, Prague
Home to over 14 million objects and artifacts, this museum's collections encompasses history, science, art, music, and other fields.
This 14C castle is definitely worth the uphill climb, as it offers beautiful views, historic exhibits, gorgeous decor, and more.
Adjacent to an earlier Zebrak Castle, this 14C hilltop complex is of Renaissance architecture and hosts a history museum.
2 nightsWed. May 29 - Fri. May 31
Vienna, the luxurious capital of Austria, has vibrant nightlife, contagiously joyful atmosphere and fascinating history.
Museum of Fine Art, Vienna
The Museum of Fine Art is home to one of the greatest collections of art in the world and exhibits many historical antiques.
Hofburg Palace, Vienna
Hofburg Palace has a multitude of popular cafes, charming squares, and three separate museums each with international standing.
Schonbrunn Palace, Vienna
The gorgeous Schonbrunn Palace is built in an ornate French style as an attempt to rival the famous Versailles Palace.
Liechtenstein Palace and Museum, Vienna
Surrounded by magnificent gardens, the Liechtenstein houses the vast private art collection of Prince Hans-Adam II.
3 nightsFri. May 31 - Mon. Jun 03
The capital of Hungary offers centuries of history and architecture, as well as surprising nightlife and culinary scenes.
Historic Center, Budapest
Wander through the Historic Center and enjoy architectural gems, local cuisine, and multitude of attractions.
Buda Castle, Budapest
The traditional dwelling of Hungary's kings, this Baroque-style palace complex is rife with history stretching back to the 13C.
Gellert Baths, Budapest
An elegant Art Nouveau bath complex known for its mineral hot springs water and wonderful spa treatments.
Hungarian Railway Museum, Budapest
The interactive railway museum holds over 100 vehicles, suffused with a nostalgic charm that draws in kids and adults alike.
Home to several interesting permanent exhibits, this elegant 17C palace was a favorite of Queen Elisabeth of Hungary.
Take a tour of Hungary's second-largest cave, known for its impressive stalactites, large chambers, and constant cool temperature.
2 nightsMon. Jun 03 - Wed. Jun 05
Visit Croatia's capital city, home to amazing museums, green parks and gardens, renowned restaurants, and vibrant nightlife.
Historic Center, Zagreb
Hang out in the medieval portion of town, home to winding streets and charming old buildings, quaint courtyards and lively cafes.
An elegant 12C cathedral, featuring a lovely neo-Gothic facade, as well as beautifully decorated interior.
Croatian National Theater, Zagreb
Built in 1836, this splendid and elegant ballet and opera house still functions today, offering an array of wonderful shows.
Jarun Lake, Zagreb
Perfect for a day of water sports, the lake also invites you to walk on the surrounding paths and enjoy the wonderful scenery.
2 nightsWed. Jun 05 - Fri. Jun 07
Famed worldwide for its romantic canals and gorgeous masks, this thriving city offers its visitors a wealth of cultural attractions.
St. Mark's Square, Venice
Venice's famous main square is beautifully designed, lined with gorgeous arcaded buildings, and is a great spot for people-watching.
St. Mark's Basilica, Venice
Boasting superb Italian-Byzantine style, this 11C basilica hosts a wealth of gilded mosaics, elegant frescoes, and other decorations.
Grand Canal, Venice
Lined with a fascinating array of architectural curios, the Grand Canal is the city's largest water transportation vein.
Peggy Guggenheim Collection, Venice
Set on one of Venice's major arteries, this superb museum hosts an array of modern art, from Cubism, to Expressionist, to Futurism.
2 nightsFri. Jun 07 - Sun. Jun 09
This buzzing metropolis is Italy's heart of style and chic, offering travelers great shopping, historic sites, and superb cuisine.
Italy's largest church dates to the 14C, boasting Gothic architecture, a wealth of ornamental elements, and ecclesiastical relics.
Historic Center, Milan
Grab a cup of coffee and enjoy an hour in one of the gorgeous squares, then plunge into this chic center and shop til you drop.
Santa Maria delle Grazie, Milan
This 15C church features Gothic and Renaissance architecture, and is home to Leonardo da Vinci's infamous mural, "The Last Supper".
La Scala Opera, Milan
Spoil yourself and your loved ones to a night of class and elegance in this world-renowned opera house dating to the 18C.
2 nightsSun. Jun 09 - Tue. Jun 11
One of Switzerland's major cities, Lucerne offers a myriad of cultural landmarks, a beautiful lake and a lively, fun, atmosphere.
Historic Center, Lucerne
Discover remnants of Lucerne’s ancient fortification as you wander through the historic streets of the mountainside old town.
Lakeside Promenade, Lucerne
Stroll along the banks of Lake Lucerne, lined with beautiful houses, palaces, and great viewing points of the surrounding nature.
Lucerne Culture and Conference Center
Home to the city's arts museum, this cultural center also boasts fine modern architecture and a performance venue with superb acoustics.
Rosengart Collection, Lucerne
A gallery housing one of Europe’s finest private art collections with over 200 works from the 19C and 20C.
2 nightsTue. Jun 11 - Thu. Jun 13
Strasbourg harmoniously combines its governmental importance with the wonder generated by great museums and superb architecture.
Notre Dame Cathedral, Strasbourg
Built between the 11C and the 15C and classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, this cathedral is one of the largest in France.
Historic Center, Strasbourg
Enjoy exploring the historic center of Strasbourg, classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1988.
Petite France, Strasbourg
The beautiful "Petite France" is the historical quarter of Strasbourg and it is classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Museum of Modern and Contemporary Art, Strasbourg
This museum hols the works of Dore, Ernst, Kandinsky, Arpart, and many more.
4 nightsThu. Jun 13 - Mon. Jun 17
The City of Lights boasts fascinating architecture, rich culture, and amazing cuisine, making it one of the best destinations in the world.
The Louvre, Paris
As the most renowned art gallery in the world, with the Mona Lisa as its crown jewel, the Louvre could take a week or more to visit in depth.
The Eiffel Tower, Paris
The most iconic monument of Paris, The Eiffel Tower is a Symbol of France and offers the highest observation deck in Europe at 276m high.
Place des Vosges, Paris
With its antique shops, art galleries, squares, and great restaurants, the Place des Vosges is an incarnation of charm.
Champs Elysees, Paris
This avenue is the most vivid place in Paris, with excellent restaurants, theaters, and luxury boutiques at every turn.
The town of Versailles is the symbol of the French monarchy, and considered as the apogee of classical arts in France.
Vaux le Vicomte Castle
Built in the 17C in typical Classical style, this castle is one of the most prestigious in the region.
Luxembourg Gardens, Paris
These French gardens are some of the most lovely and romantic in all of Paris.
Sacre Coeur Basilica, Paris
Enjoy an amazing view of Paris at the romantic surroundings this basilica offers.
1 nightMon. Jun 17 - Tue. Jun 18
Known for its famous porcelain production, this lovely town also offers medieval architecture, fascinating museums, and green parks.
Historic Center, Limoges
Wander through this charming town, admiring its wealth of historic sites, ancient architecture, and wonderful museums.
Museum of Fine Arts, Limoges
Located in the former Episcopal Palace, this museum features a collection of fine art ranging from Renoir to Egyptian antiquities.
A national monument of France, this 18C Gothic Cathedral features lovely Renaissance artwork and the tomb of Bishop Jean de Langeac.
Botanical Garden of the Bishopric, Limoges
Spread among several terraces overlooking the Vienne River, this picturesque botanical garden boasts over 1,200 various plants.
2 nightsTue. Jun 18 - Thu. Jun 20
This lively city has good restaurants, typical architecture for Southern France, and a few UNESCO World Heritage Sites.
Old Town, Toulouse
Beautiful buildings are all around you while strolling the narrow streets of Old Toulouse.
St. Sernin Basilica, Toulouse
Noted for its Romanesque sculpture, this basilica was a primary destination for pilgrimage, which its vast interior reflects.
Bemberg Foundation, Toulouse
This collection of Renaissance to 20C art features 30 paintings by Bonnard and works by dozens of other notable artists.
Jacobin Convent, Toulouse
With its bare exterior and lavish interior, this convent is a superb monastic structure with amazing 16C murals.
2 nightsThu. Jun 20 - Sat. Jun 22
While Valencia retains a pride and tight connection to its past, it also is extremely modernized in its demeanor and culture.
Old Town, Valencia
Begin exploring Old Valencia by having breakfast or lunch in the friendly and bustling Mare de Deu Plaza.
City of Arts and Sciences, Valencia
This expansive complex includes an opera hall, an interactive science museum, and the largest aquarium in Europe.
Dating to the 13C, this Gothic church as built on the site of a mosque. It is renowned for its unique mixture of architectural styles.
Museum of Fine Arts, Valencia
Housed in a 17C palace, this museum hosts a wealth of medieval artworks, as well as sculptures, archaeological findings, and more.
2 nightsSat. Jun 22 - Mon. Jun 24
A vibrant metropolis set on the Mediterranean Sea, famed for its brilliant architecture, rich culture, and captivating history.
Sagrada Familia, Barcelona
Recognized as the masterpiece of Antoni Gaudi, this incomplete church is an exquisite blend of Gothicism and Art Nouveau.
Gothic Quarter, Barcelona
In the heart of the city center, this historic quarter is full of Gothic architectural gems, as well as artifacts dating to the 4C.
Guell Park, Barcelona
A marvel of landscaping by Antoni Gaudi, this park blends lush gardens with architectural curios, and is full of whimsical statues.
Historic Center, Barcelona
The center remains the heart of Barcelona, combining historic sites and cultural monuments with cafes, shops, and fun activities.
4 nightsMon. Jun 24 - Fri. Jun 28
Madrid is where ancient and old meet modern and cosmopolitan, where sightseeing, dancing, and shopping go hand in hand.
Prado Museum, Madrid
Spectacular enough to rival the Louvre, this museum is well-known for its revered art collection including best national artists.
Old Town, Madrid
Old Madrid offers a range of exploration from small charming residences, to elaborate mansions, to a number of churches.
National Archaeological Museum, Madrid
This must-see museum provides a comprehensive journey of prehistoric, Iberian, Visigothic, Muslim, and Christian cultures.
Reina Sofia National Art Museum, Madrid
Housed in an old hospital, this museum holds a most excellent collection of art by 20C Spanish artists.
El Escorial Monastery
This magnificent monasterial complex boasts a palace, a church, an ancient library, royal apartments, and many more historic gems.
Valley of the Fallen
A memorial dedicated to those who fell during the Spanish Civil War, covering over 3,360 acres of beautiful woodland.
Retiro Park, Madrid
This refreshing park is an oasis within Madrid, with peaceful tree groves, a lake for rowing, and enticing spots for solitude.
Temple of Debod, Madrid
Dating to the 2C, this ancient Egyptian temple was sent as a gift from Egypt to Spain and was rebuilt stone by stone in Madrid.