30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
2
Porto, Portugal
— 3 nights
3
Paris, France
— 4 nights
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
10
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get in touch with nature at Parque de Monserrate and Lisbon by Boat. Do your shopping at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Avenida da Liberdade. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Rossio Square, stop by Port and Douro Wines Institute, and visit Chiado.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip itinerary maker tool.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 3 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March; daily highs in Lisbon reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Shopping Nature

Side Trip

Parque de Monserrate
Highlights from your plan
Jardim Zoologico ©
Jardim Zoologico
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian ©
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian

3
nights
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take a stroll through Rua Santa Catarina, pick up some local products at Mercado do Bolhao, thenexplore the activities along Douro River, and finally explore the world behind art at Museu Serralves. On the next day, take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional de Soares dos Reis, stop by Garrafeira do Carmo, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Torre dos Clerigos, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral).

For photos, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Lisbon in April, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Porto: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Shopping Museums
Highlights from your plan
Douro River ©
Douro River
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Le Marais. Step out of Paris to go to Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy and see Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm, which is approximately 1h 5 min away. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and steep yourself in history at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris travel planner.

You can fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Porto in April, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

2
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) and Grand Place. Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique and René Magritte Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Ghent (Saint Bavo's Cathedral & Lieve Canal Bicycle Trail). There's still lots to do: examine the collection at Atomium, contemplate the long history of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), head outdoors with Piscine L'Espadon, and buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

To see other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip planning app.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in April, you will find days in Brussels are a bit cooler (°C), and nights are about the same (°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ghent
Highlights from your plan
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

3
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.
Appreciate the collections at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Rijksmuseum. Get a sense of the local culture at Van Gogh Museum and Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, head outdoors with MokumBoat, admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS, and tour the water at your own pace with Rederij De Jordaan.

To see traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planning tool.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Tours

Side Trip

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Highlights from your plan
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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 15th (Mon), stop by Il Canovaccio, look for gifts at Bragora, look for gifts at Magie di Carnevale, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thenstop by Raggio Veneziano, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Gioielleria Eredi Jovon, look for gifts at Artigianato d'Arte di Vianello Mauro, thenlook for gifts at Paper Owl, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Galleria S.Eufemia.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip maker tool.

Fly from Amsterdam to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in April, with highs in Venice at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, thenlook for all kinds of wild species at Oasi WWF del Bassone, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, take a stroll through Brera District, thenbrowse the exhibits of Basilica di Sant'Ambrogio, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle.

For photos and tourist information, read Milan trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle, Oasi WWF del Bassone
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

3
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.
Take a break from the city and head to Colle del Gianicolo and Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and I Colori di Dentro di Maria Grazia Luffarelli. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, and take a stroll through Via Condotti.

Find out how to plan Rome trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, take a stroll through Passeig de Gracia, make a trip to Casa Batllo, thenkick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, and finally stop by Casa Gispert. On your second day here, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, get curious at CaixaForum, stop by Cellarer, thenstroll around Parc Guell, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia.

To find maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona itinerary planner.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Mercado San Miguel and Diseno Propio. Artesania.. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, wander the streets of Barrio de Salamanca, browse the eclectic array of goods at El Rastro, and contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid trip maker site.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, Madrid is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©

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