20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 7 nights
2
Olympia, Greece
— 4 nights
3
Paris, France
— 6 nights
4
Kew, United Kingdom
— 1 night

7
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.
Family-friendly places like Hagia Sophia Museum and Basilica Cistern will thrill your kids. Topkapi Palace and Chora Museum will appeal to museum buffs. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Museum, steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Istanbul trip itinerary builder tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Istanbul is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March; daily highs in Istanbul reach 14°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Olympia.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

4
nights
Olympia, Greece

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Take a break from the city and head to Giannitsochori Beach and Paralia Agia Marina. Archaeological Museum of Olympia and Kastro Chlemoutsi are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from Olympia with a short trip to Palouki beach in Amaliada, about 42 minutes away. There's much more to do: experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm, learn about winemaking at Olympia Land Winery, take in the dramatic scenery at Nemouta Waterfalls, and pause for some photo ops at Hermes by Praxiteles.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Olympia trip planning tool.

Getting from Istanbul to Olympia by combination of flight and bus takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Olympia is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Istanbul in March, plan for a bit warmer days and a bit cooler nights in Olympia: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

Side Trips

Amaliada, Giannitsochori Beach, Kastro Chlemoutsi
Highlights from your plan
Klio's Honey Farm ©
Klio's Honey Farm
Paralia Agia Marina ©
Paralia Agia Marina
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Escape the urban bustle at Île de la Cité and Seine River. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy), Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Caresse de Tigre (in La Mailleraye-sur-Seine). There's much more to do: appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, and browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

For traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Olympia to Paris takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Olympia in March; daily highs in Paris reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kew.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums

Side Trips

Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm, Palace of Versailles, Caresse de Tigre
Highlights from your plan
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

1
night
Kew, United Kingdom

Kew ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at White Lodge Museum & Ballet Resource Centre, then take in nature's colorful creations at Isabella Plantation, then identify plant and animal life at Petersham Meadows, and finally play a few rounds at Perivale Park Golf Course.

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You can do a combination of train and subway from Paris to Kew in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Kew due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Kew can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kew

Golf · Outdoors · Parks

Side Trips

Richmond-upon-Thames, Perivale Park Golf Course
Highlights from your plan
Perivale Park Golf Course ©
Perivale Park Golf Course
Isabella Plantation ©
Isabella Plantation
Petersham Meadows ©
Petersham Meadows

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