28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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28 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis, United States
Fly:  12​h 30​min
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
3
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h
7
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
8
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
10
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Indianapolis, United States

2
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: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, wander the streets of Temple Bar, tour the pleasant surroundings at Phoenix Park, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Dublin journey maker app .

Indianapolis, USA to Dublin is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Traveling from Indianapolis to Dublin, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Indianapolis in May: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 59°F and lows are around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Walking tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

2
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris journey tool .

Fly from Dublin to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Dublin to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Paris, with lows of 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Luxembourg Gardens ©
Luxembourg Gardens

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Vondelpark. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and then meet the residents at ARTIS.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam road trip planning website .

Take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Amsterdam are 63°F, while nighttime lows are 48°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) 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

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Beer Tastings & Tours and Room Escape Games. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Old Town Square, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, tour the pleasant surroundings at Petřín, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, read Prague online sightseeing planner .

You can fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. May in Prague sees daily highs of 64°F and lows of 48°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Beer Tastings & Tours
Room Escape Games

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Parliament, steep yourself in history at Hősök tere, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Budapest online journey planner .

You can fly from Prague to Budapest in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Prague in June, plan for a bit warmer days in Budapest, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building

2
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Istanbul travel route builder website .

You can fly from Budapest to Istanbul in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Budapest to Istanbul. Traveling from Budapest in June, expect a bit warmer with lows of 63°F in Istanbul. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Roman Forum and Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French.

For reviews, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rome day trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Piazza del Campo and Siena Cathedral. And it doesn't end there: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce.

To see reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip builder site .

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Siena
Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): make a trip to Magic Fountain (Font Magica), steep yourself in history at Casa Batllo, then walk around Parc Guell, and finally don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, see the interesting displays at Museo Picasso, and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

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You can fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. June in Barcelona sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 66°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
The Magic Fountain ©
The Magic Fountain
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Lisbon is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, museums, nightlife, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Belém Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jeronimos Monastery, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and admire the masterpieces at National Tile Museum.

To see ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon online route planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Barcelona in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lisbon, with lows of 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Museu Nacional do Azulejo ©
Museu Nacional do Azulejo
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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