11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: London, United Kingdom
Train:  1 h 45 min
1
Nottingham, United Kingdom
— 1 day
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: London, United Kingdom

1
day
Nottingham, United Kingdom

With its historic connection to the legend of Robin Hood, Nottingham is a vibrant blend of medieval and modern.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): get your game on at Laser Days, get outside with Stoke Lock & Woods Riverside, and then test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Nottingham driving holiday planner.

London to Nottingham is an approximately 2- hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in March, and nighttime lows around 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Nottingham

Fun & Games Outdoors
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Room Escape Games
Laser Days ©
Laser Days

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Bring the kids along to Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Temple Bar, contemplate the long history of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, walk around St Stephens Green, and explore the galleries of Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

To find photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Nottingham to Dublin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. In March, plan for daily highs up to 10°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

1
night
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 16th (Mon): admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Barcelona takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in March; daily highs in Barcelona reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Pantheon, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, have fun and explore at Welcome to Rome, then delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rome vacation website.

Getting from Barcelona to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): get to know the resident critters at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, then admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion. On the 21st (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and then contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

To see other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest sightseeing tool.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Budapest takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Rome in March; daily highs in Budapest reach 14°C and lows reach 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

1
night
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.
On the 22nd (Sun), meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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