34 days in Europe Itinerary

34 days in Europe Itinerary

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34 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Greenville, United States
Taxi + Fly:  10​h 45​min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h
3
Lyon, France
— 2 nights
Tram + Fly:  3​h
4
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
7
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
9
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
10
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
11
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
12
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
13
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
+2
Train + Fly + Taxi:  17​h 15​min
End: Greenville, United States

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.
On the 11th (Mon), admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and then step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Westminster Abbey, then get some thrills on the water with a speed boat tour, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally explore the galleries of Churchill War Rooms.

For reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our London day trip app .

Greenville, USA to London is an approximately 11-hour combination of taxi and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Greenville to London. In May, London is a bit cooler than Greenville - with highs of 62°F and lows of 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palace of Versailles and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, head off the coast to Île de la Cité, and appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris tour builder app .

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In May, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 64°F, while at night they dip to 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Lyon, France

Lyon ©
Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
On the 16th (Sat), get to know the resident critters at Parc de la Tete d'Or, explore the world behind art at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon, then admire the local landmark of Place des Jacobins, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieux Lyon, then get to know the fascinating history of Secrets d'Apiculteur, then examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, and finally take a stroll through Cite medievale de Perouges.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lyon road trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Lyon by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and tram; or drive. May in Lyon sees daily highs of 68°F and lows of 50°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Cite medievale de Perouges
Highlights from your plan
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere ©
Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon ©
Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon
Vieux Lyon ©
Vieux Lyon

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedrale Sainte-Reparate, then get engrossed in the history at Palais Lascaris, and finally wander the streets of Vieille Ville. On your second day here, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Marineland.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Nice road trip website .

Do a combination of tram and flight from Lyon to Nice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Lyon in May, with lows around 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can go by car to Milan.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marineland
Highlights from your plan
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 20th (Wed), explore the different monuments and memorials at Monumental Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Castello Sforzesco, then steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and finally explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca Ambrosiana.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan trip planner .

Traveling by car from Nice to Milan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In May in Milan, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana ©
Pinacoteca Ambrosiana
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, then wander the streets of Cannaregio, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

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Traveling by train from Milan to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 72°F in May, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral (Dom), then explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Steingasse. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Untersberg, take in the exciting artwork at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, steep yourself in history at Kommune Gruft, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and finally fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg online road trip planner .

You can drive from Venice to Salzburg in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of flight and train. In May, Salzburg is little chillier than Venice - with highs of 65°F and lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Adventure
Highlights from your plan
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) ©
Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus)

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Chapel of St. Virgil, tour the pleasant surroundings at Schönbrunn Zoo, and then stroll through Schonbrunn Palace.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Vienna day trip planning website .

Fly from Salzburg to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 67°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Matthias Church and Hősök tere. Get some cultural insight at Fisherman's Bastion and Dohány Street Synagogue. There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), tour the pleasant surroundings at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, go for a walk through Roman Beach, and test the waters at a local thermal spa.

To see maps, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Budapest itinerary maker tool .

Traveling by train from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 71°F, while at night they dip to 50°F. On the 1st (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya

3
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.
Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Charles Bridge, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Prague Castle, and finally wander the streets of Old Town Square.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Prague online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest in June, you will find days in Prague are little chillier (72°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Thu) to allow time for the car ride to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, then make a trip to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, then contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

For more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Berlin online tour planner .

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, wander the streets of The Jordaan, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam day trip site .

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 53°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
On the 10th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bruges route builder website .

Getting from Amsterdam to Bruges by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 67°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

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