20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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20 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Singapore, Singapore
Fly:  14​h
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
5
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
9
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  16​h 45​min
End: Singapore, Singapore

2
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.
On the 3rd (Tue), explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), then admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and finally steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and finally take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul visit planning site .

Singapore, Singapore to Istanbul is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Singapore Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a -5 hour difference. In March, Istanbul is cooler than Singapore - with highs of 14°C and lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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.
On the 5th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Halaszbastya, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the history behind Hősök tere, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and finally explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

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You can fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest. Traveling from Istanbul in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be cooler in Budapest, with lows of 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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.
On the 7th (Sat), wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally get the lay of the land with Walking tours. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Katedrala Svateho Vita, and then wander the streets of Lesser Town.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague vacation website .

You can fly from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest in March, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are little chillier, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, and then take an in-depth tour of Van Gogh Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Prague to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
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.
On the 11th (Wed), step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, then explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and finally browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Paris online journey planner .

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, then wander the streets of Belém Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through Alfama, steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, and then examine the collection at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Lisbon online attractions planner .

You can fly from Paris to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Lisbon. Traveling from Paris in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Lisbon: highs are around 20°C and lows about 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sun): take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, stroll around Parc Guell, and then appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona holiday builder tool .

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In March in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Ratto della Sabina, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. On the 18th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Florence takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in March, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

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 19th (Thu): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, then make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, and then delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rome trip builder .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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