20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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20 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Monterrey, Mexico
Fly:  15​h 30​min
1
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
2
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
train:  4​h
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
7
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h
End: Monterrey, Mexico

4
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Roman Forum, Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II, Bocca della Verita, and other attractions you added. Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Popular historic sites such as Pantheon and Piazza Navona are in your itinerary. It doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome day trip tool .

Monterrey, Mexico to Rome is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time to Central European Time is 7 hours. December in Rome sees daily highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C at night. You will leave for Venice on the 31st (Tue).

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

1
night
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Ponte dei Sospiri, Ponte di Rialto and Canal Grande. On the 31st (Tue), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip maker .

You can fly from Rome to Venice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Rome in December; daily highs in Venice reach 11°C and lows reach 1°C. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa and Duomo di Milano. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Milano.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Milan driving holiday planning app .

You can take a train from Venice to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in January, and nighttime lows around 0°C. You will have some time to spend on the 3rd (Fri) before leaving for Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Chiesa di San Bernardino alle Ossa ©

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Palazzo Vecchio, Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, Piazza del Duomo, and other attractions. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Piazza della Repubblica. There's more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Florence sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Milan to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Milan in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Florence: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Palazzo Vecchio ©
Palazzo Vecchio

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Hundertwasserhaus, Imperial Palace (Hofburg), State Hall of the Austrian National Library, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 6th (Mon): examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), admire the striking features of State Hall of the Austrian National Library, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, take a stroll through Graben and Kohlmarkt, then wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna, and finally admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Sigmund Freud Museum, then admire the striking features of Hundertwasserhaus, then explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally stop by Xocolat.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Vienna travel route planner.

You can fly from Florence to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In January, Vienna is slightly colder than Florence - with highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Church of Our Lady before Tyn as well as Parizska Street. Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady before Tyn and then take a stroll through Parizska Street. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti, admire the striking features of Prague Astronomical Clock, then wander the streets of Lesser Town, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle.

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Getting from Vienna to Prague by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, plan for daily highs up to 2°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), Red Light District and De 9 Straatjes. Get a sense of the local culture at Anne Frank House and Van Gogh Museum. There's more to do: view the masterpieces at TASCHEN Store Amsterdam.

For maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip builder website .

Fly from Prague to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Prague in January: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 7°C and lows are around 1°C. On the 13th (Mon), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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