34 days in Europe Itinerary

34 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Medellin, Colombia
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Seville, Spain
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Granada, Spain
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Marseille, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
7
Nice, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
8
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
9
Dresden, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
10
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  15 h
End: Medellin, Colombia

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Appreciate the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Sorolla. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Historic Walled Town of Cuenca and The Walls of Avila. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Avila (Basilica de San Vicente, Cathedral of Avila, &more), Cuenca (Catedral De Cuenca, Las Ruinas del Castillo de Cuenca, &more) and Toledo (Puerta de Bisagra, MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Catedral de Santa Maria de Siguenza, pause for some serene contemplation at Monasterio e Iglesia de las RR. Ursulinas, explore the ancient world of Castillo de Pelegrina, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Cerralbo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Madrid trip planner.

Medellin, Colombia to Madrid is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Medellin to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Medellin in March, expect Madrid to be much colder, temps between 17°C and 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Avila, Cuenca, Toledo, Siguenza, El Palenque de Hita
Highlights from your plan
Museo Sorolla ©
Museo Sorolla
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes

4
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Centro de Interpretacion Juderia de Sevilla and Hospital de los Venerables will appeal to museum buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Barrio Santa Cruz and Torre Giralda. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Seville: Arcos de la Frontera (in Arcos de la Frontera) and Arab Castle (in Olvera). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España, take in the views from Puente de Isabel II (Puente de Triana), and explore the ancient world of Archaeological Ensemble of Italica.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Seville road trip app.

Getting from Madrid to Seville by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In March, Seville is a bit warmer than Madrid - with highs of 21°C and lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can drive to Granada.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Archaeological Ensemble of Italica, Arcos de la Frontera, Arab Castle
Highlights from your plan
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz

3
nights
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Albayzin and Mirador de San Nicolas are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Popular historic sites such as Royal Chapel of Granada and Mezquita Mayor de Granada are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de San Juan de Dios, steep yourself in history at La Madraza, fly like a bird with a parasailing or paragliding tour, and admire the striking features of Palacio de los Cordova.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Granada trip builder.

Traveling by car from Seville to Granada takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Seville in March since evenings lows in Granada dip to 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Albayzin ©
Albayzin
Basilica de San Juan de Dios ©
Basilica de San Juan de Dios

4
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Vila Vella (Old Town). Deepen your sense of the past at sights like El Barri Gòtic and Ciutat Vella. Step out of Barcelona to go to Tossa de Mar and see Museu Municipal de Tossa de Mar, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: walk around Parc Guell, take a stroll through Las Ramblas, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Plaça de Sant Felip Neri.

For more things to do, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona road trip planner.

Getting from Granada to Barcelona by combination of bus and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Granada in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Marseille.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Tossa de Mar
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Marseille, France

Marseille ©
The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): take an in-depth tour of Musee d'Archeologie Mediterraneenne, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale La Major, examine the collection at Musee Regards de Provence, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye Saint Victor, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame du Rosaire. On the next day, take a stroll through The Panier, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vincent de Paul Church, then steep yourself in history at Palais Longchamp, and finally slough off your stress at Turkish baths.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Marseille travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Marseille in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Cathédrale La Major ©
Cathédrale La Major
Palais Longchamp ©
Palais Longchamp
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde ©
Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Ile Saint-Louis, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, then wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, admire the masterpieces at Atelier des Lumieres, see the interesting displays at Musee Nissim de Camondo, then explore the world behind art at Musee Marmottan Monet, and finally admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Marseille to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Marseille in April, expect Paris to be slightly colder, temps between 18°C and 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee Marmottan Monet ©
Musee Marmottan Monet

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain and Place Rossetti. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica St. Michel and Palais Lascaris. Step out of Nice with an excursion to Promenade Le Corbusier in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of the Old Chateau, see the sky in a new way at Observatoire de la Cote d’Azur, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice.

For photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Nice online travel planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Paris in April, with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Menton, Promenade Le Corbusier
Highlights from your plan
Promenade Le Corbusier ©
Promenade Le Corbusier
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen and Palace of Tears. Let the collections at Gemaldegalerie and Classic Remise Berlin capture your imagination. And it doesn't end there: stop by Mitte, make a trip to Potsdamer Platz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, and pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin trip planner.

You can fly from Nice to Berlin in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can take a train to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Gemaldegalerie ©
Gemaldegalerie

1
night
Dresden, Germany

Dresden
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 16th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister, brush up on your military savvy at Turkish Chamber / Turckische Cammer, then step into the grandiose world of Big courtyard of the Residence / Grosser Schlosshof Dresdner Residenz, then take an in-depth tour of Armoury / Rustkammer, and finally get engrossed in the history at Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden).

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Dresden trip site.

Traveling by train from Berlin to Dresden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dresden

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Armoury / Rustkammer ©
Armoury / Rustkammer
Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden) ©
Festung Xperience (Festung Dresden)

4
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Body Worlds and Panorama Mesdag. You'll explore and learn at Rijksmuseum and Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: The Hague (Kunstmuseum Den Haag & Louwman Museum The Hague). The adventure continues: explore the galleries of Anne Frank House, wander the streets of The Jordaan, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Dresden to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Hague
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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