56 days in Europe Itinerary

56 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Hyderabad, India
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Paris, France
— 8 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h
5
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
Train:  4 h 30 min
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
7
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
10
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 30 min
11
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  6 h
12
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 45 min
13
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
14
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
15
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 15 min
16
London, United Kingdom
— 8 nights
+3
Train + Fly + Foot + Bus:  12 h
End: Hyderabad, India

8
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.
Get some cultural insight at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Appreciate the collections at Musee d'Orsay and Appartement-Atelier de Le Corbusier. Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Le Bois des Aigles (in Balines) and Parc et Jardin du Chateau de Vandrimare (in Vandrimare). The adventure continues: shop like a local with Le Marais, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and examine the collection at Musee Rodin.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online trip maker.

Hyderabad, India to Paris is an approximately 16.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Hyderabad to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Hyderabad in March; daily highs in Paris reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Arboretum de la Vallee-aux-Loups, Palace of Versailles, Le Bois des Aigles, Parc et Jardin du Chateau de Vandrimare
Find places to stay Mar 15 — 23:
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Get some cultural insight at Grand Place and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). Do your shopping at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert and Chaussee d'Ixelles. Go for a jaunt from Brussels to Ghent to see Saint Bavo's Cathedral about 50 minutes away. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), visit Lower Town, wander the streets of Place St. Gery, and contemplate the waterfront views at Etangs d'Ixelles.

To find maps, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Brussels tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Brussels, ranging from highs of 10°C to lows of 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Saint Bavo's Cathedral
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 26:
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

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.
Van Gogh Museum and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of the city life by going to Zandvoort aan Zee and Leemstar. Step out of Amsterdam to go to The Hague and see The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, which is approximately 1h 05 min away. And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof, and visit Red Light District.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Amsterdam takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Zandvoort aan Zee, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, then admire the landmark architecture of Amalienborg, then get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, and finally admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, take in the spiritual surroundings of Our Saviour's Church, and then take a stroll through Stroeget.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read Copenhagen trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 1°C. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 1:
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pergamonmuseum and Memorial of the Berlin Wall. Appreciate the collections at art4berlin GALLERY and Sammlung Hoffman. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Charlottenburg Palace, don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery, get outside with Strandbad Muggelsee, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Berlin route builder app.

Fly from Copenhagen to Berlin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 5:
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East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Kralovska Obora-Stromovka and Devil's Channel. Do some cultural sightseeing at Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, and let your taste buds guide you at Prague for Two.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Prague vacation planner.

Getting from Berlin to Prague by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a shuttle. In April in Prague, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Parks Wildlife Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 8:
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Maria Am Gestade, then take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, then examine the collection at The Hofburg, and finally look for gifts at Xocolat.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Vienna online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. April in Vienna sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 11:
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore House of Terror Museum and Koller Gallery. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, take a stroll through Vaci Street, shop like a local with Andrassy Avenue, and stop by Hababa Designer Store and Gallery.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. April in Budapest sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, then take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, and finally hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi. On the 15th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , then stop by Sultanahmet District, then admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Cafer Ağa Medresesi.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Istanbul trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Budapest to Istanbul takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Istanbul is 2 hours. Traveling from Budapest in April, Istanbul is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, and then explore the striking landscape at Areopagus. On the 18th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Ermou Street, view the masterpieces at Pandora Art Gallery, and then wander the streets of Plaka.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Athens takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Istanbul in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Athens: highs are around 24°C and lows about 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for gifts at the White, Santorini, examine the collection at Museum of Prehistoric Thira, examine the collection at Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, then delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and finally kick back and relax at Red Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery, then take a pleasant ride with Experience Horse Riding, and then take in the exciting artwork at Leoni Schmiedel.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Fira trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Fira takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of flight, taxi, and ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Fira

Museums Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Wine Museum Koutsogiannopoulos, S.M.A.G Spira Marble Art Gallery, Leoni Schmiedel
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

2
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.
On the 21st (Sun), explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Trastevere and then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Rome route planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Fira to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Fira to Rome is minus 1 hour. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Fira in April since evenings lows in Rome dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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 23rd (Tue): wander the streets of Cannaregio, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Segni nel Tempo antiquarian bookshop, then get a taste of the local shopping with Galleria S.Eufemia, and finally view the masterpieces at Giudecca 795 Art Gallery. On the 24th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the galleries of Doge's Palace and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

To find where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Venice are 21°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Appreciate the collections at Zurcher Spielzeugmuseum and Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Get some cultural insight at Old Town and Landesmuseum. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, pause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

Make your Zurich itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Zurich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Venice in April, things will get a bit cooler in Zurich: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Zurich

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

3
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.
On the 28th (Sun), admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then walk around Parc Guell, and finally see the interesting displays at Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares). On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then admire the masterpieces at MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip maker app.

Getting from Zurich to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Zurich in April; daily highs in Barcelona reach 22°C and lows reach 13°C. You'll have a few hours on the 30th (Tue) to wrap things up before traveling to London.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Beaches
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

8
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.
For shopping fun, head to Piccadilly Circus or Skylark Galleries. Get some historical perspective at St. Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around London: Feldon Valley (in Lower Brailes), The Big Cat Sanctuary (in Smarden) and Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, look for all kinds of wild species at WWT London Wetland Centre, and ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our London day trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to London by combination of flight and train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to London is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Barcelona in April, things will get little chillier in London: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. You will have some time to spend on the 8th (Wed) before leaving for home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Wildlife

Side Trips

Feldon Valley, Rye Harbour Nature Reserve, Cotswolds Distillery, The Big Cat Sanctuary
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 8:
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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