57 days in Europe Itinerary

57 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

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

Route & dates

57 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  25​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Train:  2​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1​h 30​min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Train:  2​h
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
5
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 7 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Vienna, Austria
— 6 nights
Fly:  3​h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  2​h 15​min
10
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  1​h 45​min
11
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Train + Subway:  3​h
12
Ravello, Italy
— 4 nights
+4
Bus + Train + Bus + Foot + Fly:  11​h 30​min
13
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: London, United Kingdom

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate National Gallery and Natural History Museum. Westminster Abbey and Churchill War Rooms will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at The British Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, browse the eclectic array of goods at Covent Garden, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip maker .

Brisbane, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Queensland) to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -10 hour difference. Traveling from Brisbane in April, things will get much colder in London: highs are around 15°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History 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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): make a trip to Champs-Elysees, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, then admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, and finally head off the coast to Île de la Cité. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

To plan Paris vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. In May in Paris, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Escape the urban bustle at Minnewater Lake and Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’'. Popular historic sites such as Grand Place and Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert are in your itinerary. Explore Brussels' surroundings by going to Bruges (Groeningemuseum, Belfry of Bruges, & more). The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Atomium and steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

Plan a trip to Brussels easily and quickly by telling Inspirock to suggest an itinerary.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Bruges, Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’'
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Van Gogh Museum and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery. Step out of Amsterdam to go to Zandvoort and see Zandvoort aan Zee, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, contemplate the waterfront views at Singel, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and wander the streets of The Jordaan.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam visit planning website .

Getting from Brussels to Amsterdam by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Outdoors Museums Tours

Side Trips

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Zandvoort aan Zee
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

7
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Saint Isaac's Cathedral and Peterhof Grand Palace. Head to Tretyakov's Gallery and Art Bankfor plenty of shopping. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Beach Laskovy, admire the majestic nature at National Park Shhuchye Lake, and pause for some serene contemplation at Peter and Paul Fortress.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our St. Petersburg day trip app .

Fly from Amsterdam to St. Petersburg in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amsterdam to St. Petersburg. May in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

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

4
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 Halaszbastya and Dohány Street Synagogue. Museum-lovers will get to explore House of Terror Museum and Koller Gallery. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, identify plant and animal life at Sas Hill Nature Reserve, delve into the lush surroundings at Harmashatarhegy, and wander the streets of Vaci Street.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Budapest tour planning site .

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Budapest takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from St. Petersburg to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from St. Petersburg in May: highs in Budapest hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

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

6
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.
Shop till you drop at Vienna Naschmarkt and Mariahilfer Strasse. Escape the urban bustle at Orangery at Schoenbrunn Palace and Donauinsel. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, take a stroll through Graben and Kohlmarkt, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, and see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna tour planner.

You can take a train from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

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

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Prague Castle and St. Vitus Cathedral. Get some cultural insight at StaromEstske namEsti and Lobkowicz Palace. There's lots more to do: take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, take an in-depth tour of Strahov Monastery, admire the masterpieces at St. George's Basilica, and see the interesting displays at NaFilM: National film museum.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Prague online road trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Prague are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Prague

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

4
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.
Escape the urban bustle at Canal Grande and Parco Naturalistico delle Cascate-Family. Visit Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco for their historical value. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Arena di Verona, Piazza delle Erbe, & more) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto.

To find traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip site .

You can fly from Prague to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Prague in June: high temperatures in Venice hover around 32°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John. Visit Val d'Orcia and L’importuno di Michelangelo for their historical value. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Siena), Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, and take in the exciting artwork at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri.

To see maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip planner .

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Florence sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Wineries Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nature & Wildlife Tours, Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Val d'Orcia, Castello del Trebbio
Highlights from your plan
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

5
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.
For shopping fun, head to Via Condotti or ALEFBET. Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Pantheon. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Callisto, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Rome sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 21°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

4
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Head to Kundry Bottega d'Arte and Ravello Artefor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Duomo di Ravello and Duomo di Sant'Andrea. Get out of town with these interesting Ravello side-trips: Positano (Miniaci Art Gallery & Fornillo).

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Ravello trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can do a combination of train and subway from Rome to Ravello in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in June: highs in Ravello hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano
Highlights from your plan
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Get in touch with nature at Bentler Tabiat Parki and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Visit Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Sultan Ahmed Mosque for their historical value. The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, cruise along Istanbul Cable Car, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and take in the exciting artwork at Dolmabahce Sanat Galerisi.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul driving holiday planner .

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Ravello to Istanbul takes 11.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, flight, and shuttle; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 2 hours. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Ravello in June since evenings lows in Istanbul dip to 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 25th (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Wildlife Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

Similar Plans

60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA August, culture, historic sites, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES March, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: March ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SWEDEN October, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: October ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA January, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ISRAEL November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: November, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA January, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: January ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 60 days in Europe, South America, United States & Canada BY A USER FROM EGYPT October, teens, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced
View more plans