31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25 h
1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
7
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
9
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  4 h 30 min
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 15 min
11
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Melbourne, Australia

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, visit Lesser Town, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and get great views at Petřín.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Prague online driving holiday planner.

Melbourne, Australia to Prague is an approximately 25- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Traveling from Melbourne to Prague, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Melbourne in November, plan for cooler days in Prague, with highs around 9°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay Nov 20 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum. On the next day, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam holiday planning app.

Fly from Prague to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 12°C in November, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then explore the world behind art at National Gallery, then stroll around St. James's Park, and finally don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

For reviews, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to London is minus 1 hour. In November, daytime highs in London are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Houses of Parliament ©
Houses of Parliament
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, explore the galleries of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and examine the collection at Musee Rodin.

For photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Paris vacation builder app.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. November in Paris sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Find places to stay Nov 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Step out of Lisbon with an excursion to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and get a taste of the local shopping with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To see maps and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip website.

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Paris in November: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 21°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 3:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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 4th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Barcelona trip builder app.

You can fly from Lisbon to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In December, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Dec 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
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, get engrossed in the history at Museo Nazionale Etrusco di Villa Giulia, make a trip to Piazza Navona, and explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rome day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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 12th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Correr. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip planning site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in December, expect Venice to be slightly colder, temps between 11°C and 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and don't miss a visit to Heroes' Square.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip maker site.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Venice to Budapest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train, flight, and bus. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Venice in December, with highs in Budapest at 5°C and lows at -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

3
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, stop by Ortakoy, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip planner.

Getting from Budapest to Istanbul by combination of bus and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest to Istanbul, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Budapest in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Istanbul, with lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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