22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Fly:  3 h 15 min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
6
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
8
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 45 min
9
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  4 h 30 min
End: Edinburgh, United Kingdom

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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, make a trip to Big Ben, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our London day trip planning tool.

Edinburgh to London is an approximately 3.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Edinburgh in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in London, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Le Marais, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Paris trip maker app.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. Traveling from London in July, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 18°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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 9th (Sat): wander the streets of Trastevere, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then contemplate the long history of Colosseum, and finally steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome online holiday planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in July, with highs in Rome at 37°C and lows at 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
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.
On the 11th (Mon), contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

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Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July, daytime highs in Venice are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, admire the striking features of Matthias Church, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, then shop like a local with Koller Gallery, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Venice to Budapest in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Venice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Budapest, with lows of 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Vienna online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo

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 18th (Mon): take some stellar pictures from Petřín, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the extensive heritage of The Vrtba Garden, take in the views from Charles Bridge, steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Wallenstein garden.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Prague trip builder site.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

3
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, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Skansen, have fun and explore at Nordiska Museet, take in panoramic vistas at Stockholm City Hall, and pause for some serene contemplation at Riddarholmen Church.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Stockholm road trip app.

You can fly from Prague to Stockholm in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Prague in July, with highs in Stockholm at 26°C and lows at 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Theme Parks Parks
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Grona Lunds Tivoli ©
Grona Lunds Tivoli

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Sat): sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, explore the galleries of Anne Frank House, then admire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then walk around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

To find reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary website.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Stockholm to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Jul 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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