31 days in Western Europe Itinerary

31 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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31 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Sao Luis, Brazil
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
3
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
6
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Sao Luis, Brazil

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.
Popular historic sites such as Roman Forum and Colosseum are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, admire the striking features of Pantheon, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola.

To find ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rome holiday maker .

Sao Luis, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Sao Luis to Rome due to the time zone difference. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Sao Luis in November: high temperatures in Rome hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Siena Cathedral and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Visit Piazza della Signoria and Campanile di Giotto for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Piazza del Campo (in Siena) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Florence travel itinerary planner .

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Florence are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

4
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.
You'll explore and learn at Doge's Palace and Ca' d'Oro. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica di San Marco and St. Mark's Square. Take a break from Venice with a short trip to Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, about 54 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice travel planner .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Florence in November: highs in Venice hover around 15°C, while lows dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Historic Center of Vienna and MuseumsQuartier Wien. Do some cultural sightseeing at Belvedere Palace and Schonbrunn Palace. There's lots more to do: make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, contemplate the long history of Freyung, and explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Vienna tour planner.

You can fly from Venice to Vienna in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Venice in November: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 11°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace

3
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Grand Place and St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles) and Justice Palace (Palais de Justice) for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Brussels, and explore the galleries of Atomium.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels itinerary maker site .

You can fly from Vienna to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Palace of Versailles and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Musee d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. There's much more to do: make a trip to Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Montmartre, and admire the landmark architecture of La Madeleine.

To see ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary builder website .

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 1.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. November in Paris sees daily highs of 12°C and lows of 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic. Keep things going the next day: walk around Parc Guell, then see the interesting displays at Museo Picasso, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona day trip app .

Fly from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in November; daily highs in Barcelona reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) to allow time to 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
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

5
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some cultural insight at Capela dos Ossos and Quinta da Regaleira. You'll explore and learn at Museu Nacional do Azulejo and Carmo Archaeological Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Castelo dos Mouros & Park and National Palace of Pena) and Templo Romano de Evora (Templo de Diana) (in Evora). There's much more to do: wander the streets of Belém Tower, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To find traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary builder tool .

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 difference when traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. November in Lisbon sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Evora
Highlights from your plan
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Park and National Palace of Pena ©
Park and National Palace of Pena
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos

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