51 days in Europe Itinerary

51 days in Europe Itinerary

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51 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Canberra, Australia
Fly:  27​h
1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
7
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
8
Amsterdam, Holland
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h
10
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
11
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
12
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
13
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly:  28​h
End: Canberra, Australia

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: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Callisto, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

For more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planning site .

Canberra, Australia to Rome is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Canberra to Rome, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much warmer weather when traveling from Canberra in August: high temperatures in Rome hover around 38°C and lows are around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Florence holiday planner.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Florence, with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

3
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 fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Parc Guell, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see maps and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona tour builder website .

Traveling by flight from Florence to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Florence in August since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Park and National Palace of Pena). And it doesn't end there: get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and take an in-depth tour of Carmo Archaeological Museum.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Barcelona in August, Lisbon is a bit cooler at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

4
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.
Dublin is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and stroll around St Stephens Green.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Dublin trip planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. When traveling from Lisbon in August, plan for much colder days and a bit cooler nights in Dublin: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

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

4
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 in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and walk around Hyde Park.

Plan my day in London using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to London takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Dublin in August, expect nights in London to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

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

4
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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen & Palais de Justice). Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and step into the grandiose world of The Trianons & The Hamlet.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Versailles, Rouen
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague) and Cheese and More Delft (in Delft). There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of The Jordaan, hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, and explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam driving holiday planning site .

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, expect nights in Amsterdam to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are little chillier, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Cheese and More Delft
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, get great views at Petřín, and pause for some photo ops at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Prague trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August in Prague, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

4
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, zoos & aquariums, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), browse the eclectic array of goods at Vienna Naschmarkt, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Vienna trip site .

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Imperial Palace (Hofburg) ©
Imperial Palace (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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, nightlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, cool off at Palatinus Strandfürdő, make a trip to Halaszbastya, and see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum.

To find maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Budapest day trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Theme Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

4
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: see the interesting displays at Vasa Museum, find something for the whole family at Junibacken, ponder the world of politics at Stockholm City Hall, and step off the mainland to explore Stockholm Old Town.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip itinerary planning website .

Fly from Budapest to Stockholm in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. Traveling from Budapest in September, things will get slightly colder in Stockholm: highs are around 20°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

4
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, parks, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, stroll around Peterhof State Museum Preserve, stroll through Catherine Palace and Park, and take an in-depth tour of Kazan Cathedral.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg road trip planner.

Fly from Stockholm to St. Petersburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Moscow Standard Time (MSK) is 2 hours. In September, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Savior on the Spilled Blood ©
Savior on the Spilled Blood

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