21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly + Subway:  21 h 30 min
1
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
6
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
8
Paris, France
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
9
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Train + Fly:  3 h 15 min
10
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
11
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h
12
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens. On the 13th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Plaka, then enjoy the sand and surf at Glyfada Beach, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

For ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Athens day trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Athens is an approximately 18.5- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or do a combination of train, flight, and subway. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Athens, you'll gain 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March, expect Athens to be colder, temps between 20°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Fri): examine the collection at The Hofburg, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, then see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Vienna road trip website.

You can fly from Athens to Vienna in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Vienna. Traveling from Athens in March, things will get slightly colder in Vienna: highs are around 12°C and lows about 1°C. You'll set off for Prague on the 16th (Sat).

Things to do in Vienna

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti. Here are some ideas for day two: find your balance on the water with Pltka Boards, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, and finally get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Prague are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Transportation Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 18th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

You can fly from Prague to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Prague in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Rome: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
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.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Tue): wander the streets of Cannaregio, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary site.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In March in Venice, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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 21st (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, make a trip to Belém Tower, then get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum, then stop by Alfama, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Venice to Lisbon in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Venice to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In March, Lisbon is somewhat warmer than Venice - with highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Alfama ©
Alfama

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 22nd (Fri), steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, take a stroll through Gay Madrid & the Chueca District, then take a stroll through Barrio de Salamanca, and finally admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat): stroll through Playa del Alberche and then make a trip to Paseo de la Castellana.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Madrid in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Lisbon in March, things will get little chillier in Madrid: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Playa del Alberche
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Barrio de Salamanca ©
Barrio de Salamanca

1
night
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 24th (Sun), tour the pleasant surroundings at Paris Plage, then steep yourself in history at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Madrid to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in March, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 3°C, while days are little chillier, around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Beaches Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris
Paris Plage ©
Paris Plage

1
night
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 25th (Mon), learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, then see the interesting displays at The British Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In March, daytime highs in London are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

1
night
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, then explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle, and finally take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Edinburgh online visit planner.

Getting from London to Edinburgh by combination of train and flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In March in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

1
night
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Nyhavn, then take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, and finally admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen online journey maker.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Copenhagen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In March, daytime highs in Copenhagen are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and finally wander the streets of Red Light District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): browse the exhibits of Anne Frank House, then wander the streets of The Jordaan, and then kick back and relax at Zandvoort aan Zee.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam tour itinerary planning app.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Beaches

Side Trip

Zandvoort aan Zee
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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