26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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26 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
8
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
9
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
10
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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 7th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Rome itinerary builder site .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Rome is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight. Traveling from Dubai to Rome, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Dubai in July, plan for little chillier days in Rome, with highs around 37°C, while nights are cooler with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

1
day
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip planner .

Fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Rome, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary builder .

You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Barcelona in July, with highs in Paris at 30°C and lows at 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Westminster Abbey, stroll around Hyde Park, admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern, and snap pictures at Tower Bridge.

Before you visit London, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, breweries & distilleries, nightlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol, tour the pleasant surroundings at Phoenix Park, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Dublin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 23°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

1
night
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 19th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vondelpark. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and then meet the residents at ARTIS.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip website .

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Dublin in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Amsterdam, with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): take in the views from Charles Bridge, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Old Town Square. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Mala strana, then steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Prague trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

3
nights
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.
Copenhagen is known for theme parks, historic sites, museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, wander the streets of Stroeget, take an in-depth tour of Amalienborg, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (The Marble Church).

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Prague to Copenhagen takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Prague in July: high temperatures in Copenhagen hover around 26°C and lows are around 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Theme Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, see the interesting displays at Skansen, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska, and stroll through Stockholm Old Town.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm online travel route planner .

Fly from Copenhagen to Stockholm in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Millesgarden
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

3
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, parks, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, examine the collection at Russian Museum, and don't miss a visit to Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the St. Petersburg online route planner .

Fly from Stockholm to St. Petersburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Stockholm to St. Petersburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Savior on the Spilled Blood ©
Savior on the Spilled Blood

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