34 days in Europe Itinerary

34 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
2
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Nice, France
— 5 nights
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
8
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
10
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
11
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
12
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
13
Paris, France
— 3 nights

2
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.
On the 2nd (Fri), take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Sultanahmet District. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and then hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To see traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul online road trip planner.

Lahore, Pakistan to Istanbul is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Lahore to Istanbul. In August, Istanbul is slightly colder than Lahore - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): visit Plaka, thenget engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Ermou Street and then admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read Athens trip planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Athens due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Istanbul in August; daily highs in Athens reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

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.
On the 6th (Tue), make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, thenview the masterpieces at ALEFBET, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: delve into the mystery of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, thencontemplate the long history of Roman Forum, thenwander the streets of Via Condotti, and finally look for gifts at Serra.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rome itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Athens to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Athens to Rome is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Athens in August, Rome is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 8th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thensteep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo. On the 9th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: view the masterpieces at M.G. Design, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, and then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace.

To see traveler tips, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Florence, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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 10th (Sat), contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, thendon't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then take in the exciting artwork at Segni nel Tempo antiquarian bookshop.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice day trip planning site.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

5
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Get some cultural insight at La Croisette and Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild. Get in touch with nature at Castel Plage and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Saint-Paul de Vence (in St-Paul-de-Vence) and Le Suquet (in Cannes). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and don't miss a visit to Place Massena.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Nice journey website.

Getting from Venice to Nice by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Nice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Cannes, Saint-Paul de Vence, Scuba & Snorkeling, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild
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Scuba & Snorkeling
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 17th (Sat), stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Fraumünster Church, and then take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse.

For more things to do, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Zurich trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Nice to Zurich in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in August, expect Zurich to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace, explore the activities along English Garden, and then admire the striking features of St. Peter's Church. On your second day here, engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, thentake a stroll through Haidhausen, and then examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To find photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Munich trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Zurich to Munich by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. August in Munich sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

3
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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Jewish Museum in Prague and Lobkowicz Palace. Popular historic sites such as Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, look for all kinds of wild species at Devil's Channel, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Prague trip maker site.

You can fly from Munich to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stop by Potsdamer Platz, enjoy the sand and surf at Strandbar Mitte, and then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. On the 24th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Charlottenburg Palace.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Berlin day trip planning tool.

Getting from Prague to Berlin by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. On the 24th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Outdoors Beaches
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Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

4
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Nyhavn and Our Saviour's Church. Rosenborg Castle and National Gallery of Denmark are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Copenhagen with an excursion to Stevns Klint in Store Heddinge--about 58 minutes away. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Stroeget, kick back and relax at Svanemoelle Beach, make a trip to Circle Bridge, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark.

For traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip tool.

You can fly from Berlin to Copenhagen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. August in Copenhagen sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums Neighborhoods Outdoors

Side Trip

Stevns Klint
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Stroeget ©
Stroeget

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.
Let the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Anne Frank House capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Rijksmuseum and Museum Van Loon. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: Zandvoort aan Zee (in Zandvoort) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). The adventure continues: wander the streets of The Jordaan and admire the masterpieces at Willet-Holthuysen Museum.

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You can fly from Copenhagen to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

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

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.
Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, take a stroll through Montmartre, and kick back and relax at Paris Plage.

For where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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