20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Innsbruck, Austria
— 1 night
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Interlaken, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Versailles (Palace of Versailles & La Galerie des Batailles). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, make a trip to Place de la Concorde, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 12-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Paris. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in April: high temperatures in Paris hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Art Museum
Louvre Museum
4.6
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Rome trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in April, expect Rome to be a bit warmer, temps between 24°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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World heritage site
Pantheon
4.8
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Must see
Trevi Fountain
4.4

2
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): steep yourself in history at L’importuno di Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Maria Novella. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Florence route builder website.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. April in Florence sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Innsbruck.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
The Baptistery of St. John
4.6
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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

1
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Innsbruck, Austria

Innsbruck ©
Nestled in a valley between snowcapped peaks, Innsbruck evokes visions of a winter wonderland.
On the 10th (Sat), enjoy breathtaking views from Town Tower (Stadtturm), take an in-depth tour of The Golden Roof (Goldenes Dachl), then get to know the resident critters at Alpenzoo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dom zu St. Jakob, and finally see the interesting displays at Swarovski Kristallwelten.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Innsbruck trip planner.

Drive from Florence to Innsbruck in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Florence in April, things will get little chillier in Innsbruck: highs are around 19°C and lows about 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can go by car to Interlaken.

Things to do in Innsbruck

Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Specialty Museum
Swarovski Kristallwelten
3.4
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Zoo
Alpenzoo
3.1

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Interlaken, Switzerland

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Einstein House (Einsteinhaus), visit UNESCO-Altstadt von Bern, enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge, then identify plant and animal life at Barenpark, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten). On your second day here, glide through the air with a parasailing or paragliding tour, then take the plunge with Skydive Switzerland, and then take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Harderkulm.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Interlaken itinerary website.

You can drive from Innsbruck to Interlaken in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. April in Interlaken sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can drive to Lauterbrunnen.

Things to do in Interlaken

Outdoors · Tours · Adventure · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Observation Deck
Clock Tower - Zytglogge
3.9

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Lauterbrunnen, Switzerland

Lauterbrunnen ©
A small village in a valley, Lauterbrunnen showcases an abundance of awe-inspiring waterfalls.
On the 13th (Tue), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Jungfraujoch and then admire the sheer force of Staubbach Waterfall. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the views at Lauterbrunnen Village, then take in the dramatic scenery at Lauterbrunnen Valley Waterfalls, and then get a new perspective on things with Airtime Paragliding.

To see more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lauterbrunnen vacation planner.

Lauterbrunnen is just a stone's throw from Interlaken. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Lauterbrunnen

Nature · Tours · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Jungfraujoch
4.4
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Airtime Paragliding
4.9

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

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: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, let the kids burn off some steam at Kampa Park, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Prague road trip planning site.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Lauterbrunnen to Prague. April in Prague sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Staromestske namesti
4.8
Bridge
Charles Bridge
4.6

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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

City of Dreams

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): make a trip to Stephansplatz, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planner.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In April, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Schonbrunn Palace
4.6
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Art Museum
Belvedere Palace
4.6

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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.
On the 19th (Mon), take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, then appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. On your second day here, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Budapest road trip website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April in Budapest, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Museums
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Fisherman's Bastion
4.6
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Government Building
Hungarian Parliament Building
4.7
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World heritage site
Matthias Church
4.7

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