24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
3
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
4
Paris, France
— 12 nights
5
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Ancona, Italy
— Few hours

2
nights
Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Sat): kick back and relax at Ada Ciganlija, contemplate the long history of Kalemegdan, learn about all things military at Military Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Saint Petka's Chapel, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Ružica, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Crkva Svetog Marka. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Sava Temple, engage your brain at Nikola Tesla Museum, steep yourself in history at Residence of Princess Ljubica (Konak Kneginje Ljubice, thenadmire nature's wide array of creatures at Belgrade Zoo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral Church.

For ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Belgrade vacation planner.

Lamia, Greece to Belgrade is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Lamia to Belgrade is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Lamia in December, expect Belgrade to be slightly colder, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors
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Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
St. Sava Temple ©
St. Sava Temple
Nikola Tesla Museum ©
Nikola Tesla Museum

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 17th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, get engrossed in the history at Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum, thenexplore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), don't miss a visit to Heroes' Square, thensee the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Budapest vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Belgrade to Budapest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In December in Budapest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Explore hidden gems such as Albertina and Schonbrunner Gardens. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, learn about all things military at Heeresgeschichtliches Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Kunst Haus Wien - Museum Hundertwasser.

For reviews, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip website.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

12
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.
Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Louvre Museum and Musee Jacquemart-Andre. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Chartres Cathedral (in Chartres) and Chateau de Fontainebleau (in Fontainebleau). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Pierrefonds, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To see other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris road trip site.

You can fly from Vienna to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Vienna in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Orléans Cathedral, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Chateau de Villebon, Palace of Versailles, Chartres Cathedral
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Chartres Cathedral ©
Chartres Cathedral
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau

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 3rd (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi and then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

For reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Florence online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Florence takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in January, expect nights in Florence to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ancona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

few
hours
Ancona, Italy

Ancona ©
Ancona is a city and a seaport in the Marche region in central Italy, with a population of around 101,997. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): examine the collection at Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica, pause for some serene contemplation at Cattedrale San Ciriaco, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza.

For ratings, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Ancona attractions planner.

You can drive from Florence to Ancona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in Ancona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Ancona

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica
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Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza ©
Chiesa Santa Maria della Piazza
Cattedrale San Ciriaco ©
Cattedrale San Ciriaco
Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica ©
Museo Internazionale della Fisarmonica

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