18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe sightseeing planner

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

Route & dates

18 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Cincinnati, United States
Fly:  14​h
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
7
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
9
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Cincinnati, United States

1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then make a trip to Belém Tower, then wander the streets of Bairro Alto, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge. Here are some ideas for day two: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, then view the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and then wander the streets of Avenida da Liberdade.

To find reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip app .

Cincinnati, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, taxi, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Cincinnati to Lisbon. June in Lisbon sees daily highs of 81°F and lows of 60°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 23rd (Tue), stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, and finally browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 66°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Jun 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. On the 25th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: look for gifts at M.G. Design, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, then wander the streets of Oltrarno, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence travel route planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Florence in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 23 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Fri): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum. On the 27th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Serra, then take a stroll through Trastevere, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Rome trip simple and quick.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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 28th (Sun), take a stroll through Vaci Street, get a taste of the local shopping with Andrassy Avenue, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally make a trip to Halaszbastya. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), test the waters at a local thermal spa, and then go for a walk through Roman Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Budapest trip itinerary planning site .

You can fly from Rome to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Rome in June, with highs in Budapest at 79°F and lows at 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Shopping
Find places to stay Jun 27 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then take in panoramic vistas at Petrinska rozhledna, then admire the landmark architecture of Katedrala Svateho Vita, and finally wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti. On your second day here, head outdoors with Prague for Two, view the masterpieces at Shevchuk Art Gallery, view the masterpieces at Lobkowicz Palace, then steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

Planning Prague trip won't be overwheling when you use's Insprock itinerary maker.

Getting from Budapest to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in June, plan for little chillier days in Prague, with highs around 72°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Shopping Outdoors
Find places to stay Jun 29 — Jul 1:
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Katedrala Svateho Vita ©
Katedrala Svateho Vita

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): explore the activities along English Garden, admire the natural beauty at Nymphenburg Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Church. Here are some ideas for day two: get curious at Deutsches Museum, then take a stroll through Haidhausen, and then examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Munich online trip planner .

Getting from Prague to Munich by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In July in Munich, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 55°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 3:
Highlights from your plan
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Van Gogh Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then take a stroll through The Jordaan. On the 5th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and then take an in-depth tour of Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In July in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 73°F during the day and 57°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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 6th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally head off the coast to Île de la Cité. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Paris trip planner .

Getting from Amsterdam to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in July: highs in Paris hover around 79°F, while lows dip to 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

Similar Plans

19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, museums, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDONESIA June, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BANGLADESH July, kids, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife, slow & easy, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, outdoors, relaxing, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Slow & easy 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, fast-paced, popular sights PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Fast-paced 17 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Europe BY A USER FROM QATAR July, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: July, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 19 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, culture, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 20 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES September, popular sights PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 20 days in Europe BY A USER FROM MALAYSIA December, popular sights PREFERENCES: December ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 21 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND May, popular sights PREFERENCES: May ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans