30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Madurai, India
Fly:  14 h
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  4 h 15 min
6
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
9
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  16 h 30 min
End: Madurai, India

3
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 museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Istanbul day trip app.

Madurai, India to Istanbul is an approximately 14- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Madurai in April, with highs in Istanbul at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Ural Ataman Classic Car Museum ©
Ural Ataman Classic Car Museum
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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 Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria della Vittoria.

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You can fly from Istanbul to Rome in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Las Ramblas, then walk around Parc Guell, and then make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Paris day trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in April: high temperatures in Paris hover around 18°C and lows are around 6°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

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

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, and don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the London online vacation planner.

Take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Paris to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Old & New Photography ©
Old & New Photography
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, browse the exhibits of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and stroll around Phoenix Park.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dublin travel planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from London to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in April, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, browse the exhibits of Anne Frank House, contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip maker app.

Fly from Dublin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from Dublin to Amsterdam, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Mystery City Games ©
Mystery City Games
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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 22nd (Thu): let little ones run wild at Kampa Park, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then wander the streets of Lesser Town, and finally explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle. Keep things going the next day: take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, and finally admire the striking features of Dancing House.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague visit planning tool.

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In April, daytime highs in Prague are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, examine the collection at The Hofburg, don't miss a visit to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and have fun and explore at ZOOM Kindermuseum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Vienna trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. April in Vienna sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

3
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, and admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find ratings, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Budapest day trip site.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April in Budapest, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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