39 days in Europe Itinerary

39 days in Europe Itinerary

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39 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Midland, United States
Fly:  18​h 30​min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  3​h 30​min
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
6
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  2​h 15​min
9
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
10
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
11
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
12
Lampedusa, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 15​min
13
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
14
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
15
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Midland, United States

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our London trip planner .

Midland, USA to London is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 6 hours. Expect colder weather when traveling from Midland in August: highs in London hover around 72°F, while lows dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay. On the 6th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris road trip planning app .

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. August in Paris sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Amsterdam.

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
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 7th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam journey app .

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Amsterdam: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 56°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, head off the coast to Stockholm Old Town, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Monteliusvagen.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm tour itinerary planner .

Fly from Amsterdam to Stockholm in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. August in Stockholm sees daily highs of 70°F and lows of 53°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

2
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.
On the 11th (Wed), make a trip to Brandenburg Gate, appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin road trip website .

Getting from Stockholm to Berlin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums
Highlights from your plan
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate

2
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Munich is known for museums, nature, historic sites, nightlife, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, get curious at Deutsches Museum, explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek, and examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Munich day trip app .

Getting from Berlin to Munich by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 76°F, and evening lows to 54°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, don't miss a visit to Halaszbastya, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally appreciate the history behind Hősök tere. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Budapest trip maker .

You can fly from Munich to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, Budapest is a bit warmer than Munich - with highs of 82°F and lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Museums
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Palazzo delle Debite) and Verona (Torre dei Lamberti, Piazza delle Erbe, & more). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

Fly from Budapest to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Budapest in August, expect a bit warmer with lows of 66°F in Venice. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Verona, Padua
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Go for a jaunt from Florence to Pisa to see Leaning Tower of Pisa about 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Florence travel planner .

Take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 64°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and make a trip to Trevi Fountain.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Rome online day trip planner .

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Rome are 90°F, while nighttime lows are 69°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Fri): delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Ancient Agora of Athens and then take a stroll through Plaka.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Athens vacation maker tool .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Rome in August, with lows around 77°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lampedusa.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
nights
Lampedusa, Italy

Lampedusa ©
Italy's southernmost territory, Lampedusa, is known for its turquoise waters, white-sand beaches, and island charm.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia dei Conigli, kick back and relax at Cala Pulcino, then enjoy the sand and surf at Sciatu Persu, and finally identify plant and animal life at Centro di Recupero Tartarughe e Fauna Selvatica WWF. On your second day here, make a trip to Archivio Storico Lampedusa, then kick back and relax at Cala Croce Beach, and then don't miss a visit to Cala Guitgia.

To see maps, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lampedusa trip planner .

You can fly from Athens to Lampedusa in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Lampedusa are little chillier (84°F), and nights are about the same (77°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lampedusa

Parks Outdoors Beaches
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia dei Conigli ©
Spiaggia dei Conigli
Sciatu Persu ©
Sciatu Persu
Archivio Storico Lampedusa ©
Archivio Storico Lampedusa

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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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Lampedusa to Barcelona takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. Traveling from Lampedusa in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Barcelona, with lows of 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then make a trip to Belém Tower, then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, and finally don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa. On the next day, wander the streets of Alfama and then steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Lisbon trip maker site .

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. September in Lisbon sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 61°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sun): don't miss a visit to The Spire, then see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol, then examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and finally don't miss a visit to Temple Bar. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, walk around St Stephens Green, then don't miss a visit to The Book of Kells and the Old Library Exhibition, and finally steep yourself in history at Trinity College Dublin.

To see more things to do and more tourist information, you can read our Dublin online road trip planner .

Fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In September, Dublin is slightly colder than Lisbon - with highs of 62°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

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