24 days in Western Europe Itinerary

24 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Berlin, Germany
+2
Train + Fly + Shuttle:  4 h 30 min
1
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
6
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
7
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
8
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
End: Berlin, Germany

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 3rd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of San Pantalon, wander the streets of Campo Santa Margherita, explore the activities along Canal Grande, stop by Cannaregio, then take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scuola Grande di San Rocco.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Berlin, Germany to Venice is an approximately 4.5- hour combination of train, flight, and shuttle. You can also fly; or drive. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Piazza del Duomo and Duomo di Pisa. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Pisa (Baptistery of St. John & Camposanto) and Lucca (Torre Guinigi, Piazza Anfiteatro, &more). And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Pisa, Lucca
Highlights from your plan
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Palatine Hill and Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, and admire the landmark architecture of Villa Borghese.

To see traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, stroll around Parc Guell, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then get your game on at Enigmik Escape Room, and finally make a trip to Placa d'Espanya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, kick back and relax at Lloret Beach, then kick back and relax at Fenals Beach, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Parish Church of Sant Roma.

For where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona itinerary website.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. When traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Barcelona: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trip

Lloret de Mar
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 13th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Miradouro da Senhora do Monte, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, appreciate the extensive heritage of Miradouro de Santa Luzia, then make a trip to Rossio Train Station, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, and finally don't miss a visit to Belém Tower.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lisbon travel route planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Lisbon by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Barcelona in July, with lows around 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

4
nights
Paris, France

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Luxembourg Gardens and Jardin des Tuileries. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, don't miss a visit to Place des Vosges, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Lisbon to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Lisbon in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Regent's Park and Westminster. There's lots more to do: enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

Plan my trip to London with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Paris in July: highs in London hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Regent's Park ©
Regent's Park
Westminster ©
Westminster

5
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lindisfarne Priory and Arthur's Seat. Explore Edinburgh's surroundings by going to Berwick upon Tweed (Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre & The Lindisfarne Gospels Garden), Seahouses (Boat Tours & Water Sports & The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty) and St Aiden Beach (in Bamburgh). There's still lots to do: learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland, explore the world behind art at Scottish National Portrait Gallery, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh travel route planner.

You can fly from London to Edinburgh in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from London in July, things will get little chillier in Edinburgh: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berwick upon Tweed, Seahouses, Lindisfarne Priory, St Aiden Beach
Highlights from your plan
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland

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