24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
2
San Gimignano, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Verona, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
6
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
8
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
9
Paris, France
— 5 nights

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 9th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Curitiba, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 4 hour difference. When traveling from Curitiba in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Rome, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to San Gimignano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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San Gimignano, Italy

San Gimignano ©
A historical gem in the heart of Tuscany, San Gimignano is known as the Town of Fine Towers for its jutting skyline of high city walls.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): learn about winemaking at Guardastelle Vineyard and then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of San Gimignano. On the 12th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about winemaking at Azienda Agricola Montalpruno, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena.

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Getting from Rome to San Gimignano by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in San Gimignano dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in San Gimignano

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Siena, Azienda Agricola Montalpruno
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Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

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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 13th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Traveling by car from San Gimignano to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Verona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto

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Verona, Italy

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): learn about winemaking at Villa Mosconi Bertani, take a stroll through Quinzano, then take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, then make a trip to Piazza Bra, and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Verona attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Verona takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Verona are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. On the 16th (Thu), you're off to Munich.

Things to do in Verona

Neighborhoods · Wineries · Historic Sites
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Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Quinzano ©
Quinzano

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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.
On the 17th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church, then contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek. Here are some ideas for day two: visit Haidhausen, then walk around English Garden, and then examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Munich trip site.

Traveling by flight from Verona to Munich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Verona in May; daily highs in Munich reach 20°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): observe the fascinating underwater world at Zoo Berlin, contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Mon): don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery, then see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror, then take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Museums
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Memorial of the Berlin Wall ©
Memorial of the Berlin Wall
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Escape the urban bustle at MokumBoat and Leemstar. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Anne Frank House and Willet-Holthuysen Museum. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of Red Light District, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and visit The Jordaan.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam route builder website.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Transportation · Outdoors
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), then admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and finally see the interesting displays at Atomium. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon, then see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally admire the masterpieces at Van Buuren Museum.

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You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites
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Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Île de la Cité and Montmartre. You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, take a stroll through Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

To see photos, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planner.

You can take a train from Brussels to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Fri) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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