23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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23 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Quito, Ecuador
Fly:  9​h 30​min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
2
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Quito, Ecuador

3
nights
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Buckingham Palace and Churchill War Rooms. Get some cultural insight at Natural History Museum and Madame Tussauds London. The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, browse the exhibits of HMS Belfast, take in nature's colorful creations at Fulham Palace, and contemplate the long history of Horse Guards.

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Quito, Ecuador to London is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Ecuador Time (ECT) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Quito in May: high temperatures in London hover around 19°C and lows are around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Manchester.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms

3
nights
Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Hardcastle Crags and World Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Take a break from the city and head to Kinder Scout and Eastham Country Park. Step out of Manchester to go to Marsden and see Stanza Stones Trail, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: stroll around Woodbank Memorial Park.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Manchester online vacation planner .

You can take a train from London to Manchester in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Manchester

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Kinder Scout, Stanza Stones Trail, Hardcastle Crags, World Museum, Eastham Country Park
Highlights from your plan
Eastham Country Park ©
Eastham Country Park
Kinder Scout ©
Kinder Scout
World Museum ©
World Museum

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.
Appreciate the collections at Rijksmuseum and Anne Frank House. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) and Singel. And it doesn't end there: admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS, make a trip to Amsterdam Roest, and identify plant and animal life at Het Twiske.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary maker website .

Getting from Manchester to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Amsterdam. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

4
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.
Let the collections at Prasna brana and Kafka House capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Prague Astronomical Clock and Lobkowicz Palace. Explore Prague's surroundings by going to Terezin (Magdeburska Kasarna (Magdeburg Barracks) & Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost). There's much more to do: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, admire the masterpieces at St. George's Basilica, contemplate the long history of Karolinum, and view the masterpieces at Schwarzenberg Palace.

To find maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Prague trip planner .

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Prague are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Terezin
Highlights from your plan
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock
Prasna brana ©
Prasna brana

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.
Let the collections at Belvedere Palace and Sisi Museum capture your imagination. St. Stephen's Cathedral and Sigmund Freud Museum will appeal to history buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Vienna: Johannesbachklamm (in Wurflach) and Burg Forchtenstein (in Forchtenstein). It doesn't end there: examine the collection at Imperial Palace (Hofburg) and explore the world behind art at Albertina.

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Getting from Prague to Vienna by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. May in Vienna sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. On the 31st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Johannesbachklamm, Burg Forchtenstein
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Imperial Palace (Hofburg) ©
Imperial Palace (Hofburg)

3
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.
Arc de Triomphe and Île de la Cité will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Louvre Museum and Chateau de Malmaison. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Bois Preau in Rueil-Malmaison--about 34 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Seine River, explore the world behind art at Musee du Luxembourg, kick back and relax at Paris Plage, and stroll through Ile Saint-Louis.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Paris day trip website .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Rueil-Malmaison
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, admire the masterpieces at Museo Sorolla, and then explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid. On your second day here, stroll around Casa de Campo, steep yourself in history at Museo Cerralbo, then examine the collection at Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, and finally stroll around Parque del Retiro.

To see traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Madrid road trip tool .

Fly from Paris to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In June, Madrid is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 36°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Cerralbo ©
Museo Cerralbo

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