41 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

41 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

41 days in United States & Europe Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly:  13​h
1
Orlando, United States
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
2
Las Vegas, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h
3
Los Angeles, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
4
New York City, United States
— 4 nights
Fly:  11​h 15​min
5
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
10
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
11
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


Learn more about your trip

5
nights
Orlando, United States

Orlando ©
For most people, any mention of Orlando immediately conjures up images of sprawling theme parks filled with characters plucked right out of popular animated movies.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Stetson Mansion and The Escape Game Orlando. Visit Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum and Basilica of the National Shrine of Mary, Queen of the Universe for their historical value. Explore Orlando's surroundings by going to St. Augustine Beach (in Saint Augustine Beach) and Congo River Golf (in Kissimmee). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of International Drive, make a trip to Tree of Life, take an unforgettable tour with a helicopter tour, and discover the magic at Walt Disney World Resort.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Orlando trip site .

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Orlando is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time (BRT) to Eastern Standard Time (EST) is minus 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in December: high temperatures in Orlando hover around 29°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can travel to Las Vegas.

Things to do in Orlando

Theme Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Congo River Golf, St. Augustine Beach, Stetson Mansion, Ponce de Leon Inlet Lighthouse & Museum
Highlights from your plan
Stetson Mansion ©
Stetson Mansion
St. Augustine Beach ©
St. Augustine Beach

3
nights
Las Vegas, United States

Las Vegas ©
Nicknamed the "Entertainment Capital of the World," Las Vegas sits in the middle of a desert in the southern section of Nevada.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like The LINQ Promenade and Dig This. The adventure continues: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, have fun at Machine Guns Vegas, get your game on at Axe Monkeys, and see the interesting displays at Wayne Newton's Casa de Shenandoah.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Las Vegas fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by flight from Orlando to Las Vegas takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Orlando to Las Vegas is minus 3 hours. In December, Las Vegas is cooler than Orlando - with highs of 16°C and lows of 4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel to Los Angeles.

Things to do in Las Vegas

Fun & Games Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Fountains of Bellagio ©
Fountains of Bellagio
The LINQ Promenade ©
The LINQ Promenade
The Strip ©
The Strip

3
nights
Los Angeles, United States

Los Angeles ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges, forests, valleys, beaches, and deserts, the metropolitan area of Los Angeles is home to over 17 million people.
Get some historical perspective at The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens and Hollywood Walk of Fame. Discover out-of-the-way places like Old Town Temecula and California Science Center. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Walt Disney Concert Hall, see the interesting displays at The Nethercutt Collection, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pierce Brothers Westwood Village Memorial Park, and stroll through Venice Beach and Boardwalk.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Los Angeles online vacation builder .

Fly from Las Vegas to Los Angeles in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Las Vegas in December: high temperatures in Los Angeles hover around 24°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to New York City.

Things to do in Los Angeles

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Old Town Temecula, The Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Old Town Temecula ©
Old Town Temecula
Walt Disney Concert Hall ©
Walt Disney Concert Hall

4
nights
New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Greenwich Village and The Met Cloisters. Your inner history buff will appreciate Brooklyn Heights Promenade and Franklin D. Roosevelt Presidential Library and Museum. Change things up with a short trip to Home of Franklin D. Roosevelt in Hyde Park (about 1h 50 min away). And it doesn't end there: walk around Central Park, take a stroll through Dumbo, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, and don't miss a visit to Washington Square Park.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the New York City itinerary planning app .

Getting from Los Angeles to New York City by flight takes about 9 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Los Angeles to New York City. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Los Angeles in December: highs in New York City hover around 10°C, while lows dip to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in New York City

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Hyde Park, Brooklyn
Highlights from your plan
Brooklyn Heights Promenade ©
Brooklyn Heights Promenade
The Met Cloisters ©
The Met Cloisters

5
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Greenwich and Avebury Stone Circle. St. Paul's Cathedral and Wallace Collection will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting London side-trips: Cotswolds Distillery (in Stourton) and Hook Norton Brewery (in Hook Norton). And it doesn't end there: wander the streets of Westminster, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Tower of London.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the London trip planner.

You can fly from New York City to London in 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is 5 hours. In December, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Hook Norton Brewery, Cotswolds Distillery, Avebury Stone Circle
Highlights from your plan
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Avebury Stone Circle ©
Avebury Stone Circle
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Thu): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, examine the collection at Atomium, then sample the tasty concoctions at De Koninck Antwerp City Brewery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Paul's Church. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Place St. Gery, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, then test your team's savvy at Escape Prod - Escape Rooms Brussels, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Guild Houses.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels day trip planner.

Take a train from London to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from London in December, expect nights in Brussels to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Antwerp
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon ©
Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon

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 28th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Ringstrasse, and finally don't miss a visit to Stephansplatz. On the 29th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Historic Center of Vienna, browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kirche am Steinhof, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Church of the Jesuits.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Vienna trip itinerary app .

You can fly from Brussels to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December in Vienna, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

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

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.
On the 30th (Mon), get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then test the waters at a local thermal spa, then steep yourself in history at Hősök tere, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Krisztinavaros Lady of Snows Church. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, then contemplate the long history of Citadel, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Halaszbastya.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 5°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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.
Explore hidden gems such as Dorsoduro and Cannaregio. Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari and San Giorgio Maggiore will appeal to history buffs. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, make a trip to Scala Contarini del Bovolo, admire the landmark architecture of Torre dell'Orologio, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Fly from Budapest to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Budapest in December, expect nights in Venice to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Centro Storico di Siena and Piazza della Signoria. Get some historical perspective at Centro Storico and The Baptistery of St. John. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Castello di Monteriggioni (in Monteriggioni) and Portovenere (in Porto Venere). There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Florence driving holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Venice in January, you will find days in Florence are a bit warmer (13°C), and nights are about the same (3°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Castello di Monteriggioni, Portovenere, Centro Storico di Siena
Highlights from your plan
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria

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.
Colosseum and Cupola di San Pietro will appeal to history buffs. Explore hidden gems such as Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. Step out of Rome to go to Subiaco and see Monastero Di S.Benedetto, which is approximately 1h 10 min away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, make a trip to Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Prassede, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In January, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Sat) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Vatican City, Monastero Di S.Benedetto, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

Similar Plans

44 days in Frankfurt BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 42 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in California, Florida & New York City BY A USER FROM QATAR September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 43 days in United States BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 39 days in United States BY A USER FROM ISRAEL August, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 55 days in United States BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, romantic, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 15 days in Los Angeles, San Francisco & Las Vegas BY A USER FROM BRAZIL January, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: January, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 23 days in United States BY A USER FROM SURINAME August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 46 days in United States & Canada BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 19 days in Frankfurt BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 5 days in Las Vegas BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES November, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 8 days in Frankfurt BY A USER FROM ETHIOPIA September, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy
View more plans