33 days in Europe Itinerary

33 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
2
Hvar, Croatia
— 3 nights
3
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
4
Žabljak, Montenegro
— 1 night
5
Bled, Slovenia
— 1 night
6
Venice, Italy
— 5 nights
7
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Nice, France
— 5 nights
9
Locarno, Switzerland
— 1 night
10
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis Museum and Benaki Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and Ancient Agora of Athens. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea, take a stroll through Plaka, and appreciate the history behind Erechtheion.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Athens road trip planning tool.

Sydney, Australia to Athens is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Sydney in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Athens: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

3
nights
Hvar, Croatia

Hvar ©
The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Get a sense of the local culture at Spanjola and Franciscan Monastery. Take a break from the city and head to Pakleni Otoci and Dubovica Beach. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Cathedral, see the interesting displays at Malo Grablje, and do a tasting at Tomic Winery.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Hvar holiday builder app.

Getting from Athens to Hvar by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Hvar is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Hvar when traveling from Athens in May, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tomic Winery, Malo Grablje, Dubovica Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dubovica Beach ©
Dubovica Beach
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

4
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Dubrovnik City Walls and Stradun. Get a sense of the local culture at Old Town and Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum. Step out of Dubrovnik with an excursion to Sunj Beach in Lopud--about 1h 30 min away. And it doesn't end there: head off the coast to Lokrum Island, take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, contemplate the long history of The Franciscan Church and Monastery, and examine the collection at War Photo Limited.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Dubrovnik trip maker.

Ride a ferry from Hvar to Dubrovnik in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Žabljak.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Sunj Beach
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rector's Palace ©
Rector's Palace

1
night
Žabljak, Montenegro

Žabljak
A trip to Zabljak takes you to the north of the country, a mountainous region that's as steeped in great scenery and views as it is in history and culture.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): explore the stunning scenery at Tara River Canyon.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Žabljak trip planner.

You can drive from Dubrovnik to Žabljak in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Bled.

Things to do in Žabljak

Nature Parks

Side Trip

Tara River Canyon
Highlights from your plan
Tara River Canyon
Tara River Canyon

1
night
Bled, Slovenia

Bled ©
The most popular resort in Slovenia, Bled is marked by its iconic church steeple and medieval castle on glacial Lake Bled.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Martin's Parish Church and then explore the historical opulence of Bled Castle.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Bled trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by combination of car, flight, and shuttle from Žabljak to Bled takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, flight, shuttle, and bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bled can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Bled

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lake Bled ©
Lake Bled
Bled Castle ©
Bled Castle
St. Martin's Parish Church ©
St. Martin's Parish Church

5
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.
Piazza San Marco and Doge's Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Basilica of St. Anthony & Scrovegni Chapel) and Blue Moon (in Lido di Venezia). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, don't miss a visit to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), and explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see other places to visit, maps, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Bled to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a train. Traveling from Bled in June, Venice is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Padua, Blue Moon
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazzale Michelangelo are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Florence, make a side trip to see Castello di Verrazzano in Greve in Chianti, approximately Greve in Chianti away. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip planner.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. June in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trip

Castello di Verrazzano
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

5
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild and Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice. Escape the urban bustle at Castel Plage and Eden Plage Mala. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Lérins Islands (in Cannes) and Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Vieille Ville, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, make a trip to Eglise, and browse the exhibits of Palais Lascaris.

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Traveling by car from Florence to Nice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. While traveling from Florence, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Nice, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Locarno.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Lérins Islands, Saint-Paul de Vence, Eglise, Eden Plage Mala, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
Highlights from your plan
Saint-Paul de Vence ©
Saint-Paul de Vence
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild

1
night
Locarno, Switzerland

Locarno ©
Locarno's Mediterranean climate, palm trees, and 2,300 hours of sunlight per year make this city the warmest in Switzerland.
On the 18th (Mon), take in the spiritual surroundings of Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Locarno trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Nice to Locarno takes 5 hours. Traveling from Nice in June, plan for slightly colder nights in Locarno, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Locarno

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso
Highlights from your plan
Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso ©
Sacromonte e Santuario Madonna del Sasso

4
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 Colosseum and Pantheon are in your itinerary. Step out of the city life by going to Catacombs of Saint Callixtus and Sabbianera Super Beach. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and admire the masterpieces at Sistine Chapel.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by car from Locarno to Rome takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Vatican City, Sabbianera Super Beach
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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