30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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30 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  28​h
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
2
Belfast, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
3
Ruthin, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 45​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
6
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Geneva, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
11
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
12
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Brisbane, Australia

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.
On the 28th (Mon), don't miss a visit to The Spire, then steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, then contemplate the long history of Guinness Storehouse, and finally take a stroll through Temple Bar. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of St. Michan's Church, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, then stroll around St Stephens Green, and finally take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Dublin visit app .

Brisbane, Australia to Dublin is an approximately 28-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Brisbane to Dublin, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Brisbane in September, things will get little chillier in Dublin: highs are around 19°C and lows about 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can drive to Belfast.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

2
nights
Belfast, United Kingdom

A city with character, Belfast remains a great place for a leisurely exploration, as it is still relatively undiscovered by foreign tourists, who usually opt to visit Dublin instead.
On the 30th (Wed), get a sense of history and politics at City Hall, pause for some photo ops at Sheep on the Road, then don't miss a visit to Peace Wall, then contemplate the long history of Crumlin Road Gaol, and finally take in the local highlights with Walking tours. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Belfast Botanical Gardens, learn more about the world around you at Ulster Museum, then see the interesting displays at Titanic Belfast, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Parliament Buildings.

For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Belfast travel route builder site .

You can drive from Dublin to Belfast in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Belfast

Tours Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Titanic Belfast ©
Titanic Belfast
Crumlin Road Gaol ©
Crumlin Road Gaol

2
nights
Ruthin, United Kingdom

Ruthin ©
Ruthin is the county town of Denbighshire in north Wales. Start off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at Ruthin Craft Centre, steep yourself in history at Nantclwyd y Dre, and then get interesting insight from Tours.

For other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Ruthin trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Belfast to Ruthin by car takes about 6 hours. In October in Ruthin, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to London.

Things to do in Ruthin

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trip

River Rafting & Tubing
Highlights from your plan
Ruthin Gaol ©
Ruthin Gaol
River Rafting & Tubing
Nantclwyd y Dre ©
Nantclwyd y Dre

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Big Ben, then snap pictures at Tower Bridge, then explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Westminster Abbey, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square.

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Drive from Ruthin to London in 4.5 hours. In October in London, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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.
On the 6th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Van Gogh Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then meet the residents at ARTIS, and then stroll around Vondelpark.

To find reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam online route planner .

You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. October in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

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.
On the 8th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the galleries of Louvre Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and finally contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary app .

Take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. October in Paris sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

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

2
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: take a stroll through Belém Tower, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), and take in the exciting artwork at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Paris to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in October, with highs in Lisbon at 28°C and lows at 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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 13th (Tue): ponder the design of Magic Fountain (Font Magica), then walk around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral and then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Barcelona trip itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In October, daytime highs in Barcelona are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 15th (Thu), test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms and then explore the activities along Lake Geneva. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock, then admire the local landmark of The Geneva Water Fountain, then get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and finally see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Geneva online trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Geneva takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, things will get slightly colder in Geneva: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Museums
Highlights from your plan
Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Palais des Nations, Genève ©
Palais des Nations, Genève
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

2
nights
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.
On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip app .

You can fly from Geneva to Venice in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In October, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the 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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Tue): examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Loggia dei Lanzi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 21st (Wed): make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, then examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Florence tour planner .

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In October in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

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, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To see reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome tour itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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