29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
2
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
4
Chur, Switzerland
— 2 nights
5
Montreux, Switzerland
— 1 night
6
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
7
Annecy, France
— 1 night
8
Paris, France
— 4 nights
9
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
10
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and steep yourself in history at Matthias Church.

To see maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Budapest trip planning website.

Melbourne, Australia to Budapest is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Melbourne in September, expect Budapest to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, admire nature's wide array of creatures at Schönbrunn Zoo, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Vienna tour itinerary maker tool.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Vienna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

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

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, get great views at Petřín, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

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You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In September in Prague, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chur.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

2
nights
Chur, Switzerland

Chur ©
Chur or Coire is the capital and largest town of the Swiss canton of Grisons and lies in the Grisonian Rhine Valley, where the Rhine turns towards the north, in the northern part of the canton. On the 16th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Alpen Bike Park Chur, make a trip to Kirchturm Heiden, and then make a trip to St. Martinsplatz. On your second day here, learn more about the world around you at Bundner Naturmuseum, thenexplore the world behind art at Forum Wurth Chur, thenadmire the masterpieces at Bundner Kunstmuseum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephan Church.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Chur trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Prague to Chur. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Montreux.

Things to do in Chur

Museums Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Kirchturm Heiden
Highlights from your plan
Bundner Naturmuseum ©
Bundner Naturmuseum
Kirchturm Heiden ©
Kirchturm Heiden
Forum Wurth Chur ©
Forum Wurth Chur

1
night
Montreux, Switzerland

Montreux ©
Mostly known for its world-renowned jazz festival, Montreux serves as a picturesque lakeside resort town on the Swiss Riviera.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): examine the collection at Queen Studio Experience, go for a walk through Montreux Lakeside, take in the waterfront activity at Lake Geneva Marine (Genfersee Schifffahrt), thenpause for some photo ops at Monument to Vladimir Nabokov, thenwalk around Promenade Sur Les Quais De Montreux, and finally pause for some photo ops at Freddie Mercury Statue.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Montreux visit website.

Getting from Chur to Montreux by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can take a train to Zermatt.

Things to do in Montreux

Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Promenade Sur Les Quais De Montreux ©
Promenade Sur Les Quais De Montreux
Queen Studio Experience ©
Queen Studio Experience
Freddie Mercury Statue ©
Freddie Mercury Statue

1
night
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
On the 19th (Sun), take in the awesome beauty at The Matterhorn, contemplate the waterfront views at Stellisee, and then take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse.

To find where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, use the Zermatt tour builder app.

Traveling by train from Montreux to Zermatt takes 3 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Annecy.

Things to do in Zermatt

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
The Matterhorn ©
The Matterhorn
Stellisee ©
Stellisee
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse

1
night
Annecy, France

Annecy ©
The canals is in Annecy helped earn the medieval town the nickname the Venice of the Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Jardins de l'Europe, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at La Tournette, and then explore the activities along Lake Annecy.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Annecy trip planner.

Getting from Zermatt to Annecy by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Annecy

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Lake Annecy ©
Lake Annecy
La Tournette ©
La Tournette
Jardins de l'Europe ©
Jardins de l'Europe

4
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, stop by Montmartre, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip site.

Traveling by train from Annecy to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and flight. In September, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Rome route planner.

You can fly from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in September; daily highs in Rome reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami .

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Istanbul tour itinerary builder tool.

Fly from Rome to Istanbul in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Rome to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Rome, expect a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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