41 days in Europe Itinerary

41 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Corfu Town, Greece
— 5 nights
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Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). When in Amsterdam, make a side trip to see Grote Markt in Haarlem, approximately Haarlem away. The adventure continues: take a stroll through The Jordaan, explore the engaging exhibits at NEMO Science Museum, and stroll around Vondelpark.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam vacation planning app.

Manchester, UK to Amsterdam is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Manchester to Amsterdam. In June, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Vasa Museum and Skansen. ABBA The Museum and Moderna Museet - Stockholm will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, head off the coast to Sodermalm, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, and admire the striking features of Drottningholm Palace.

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Fly from Amsterdam to Stockholm in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
ABBA The Museum ©
ABBA The Museum

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St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens and Peter and Paul Fortress. Museum-lovers will get to explore The State Hermitage Museum and Russian Museum. And it doesn't end there: browse the exhibits of Kazan Cathedral, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, steep yourself in history at Bronze Horseman, Monument To Peter I, and don't miss a visit to Palace Square.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read St. Petersburg attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to St. Petersburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Stockholm to St. Petersburg. In June, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Palace Square
Palace Square
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens ©
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens
Catherine Palace and Park ©
Catherine Palace and Park

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Historic Areas of Istanbul, admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and finally get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and other tourist information, read Istanbul online trip maker.

Fly from St. Petersburg to Istanbul in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Petersburg in June, things will get somewhat warmer in Istanbul: highs are around 30°C and lows about 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your plan
Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, then get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, then steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and finally stroll through Mirabell Palace. On the 4th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Franziskanerkirche, take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then make a trip to Salzburger Altstadt, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Salzburg vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Salzburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Istanbul in July: high temperatures in Salzburg hover around 30°C and lows are around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the views from Charles Bridge, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally stop by Lesser Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, and then take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague itinerary builder site.

You can drive from Salzburg to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daytime highs in Prague are 30°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral
Lesser Town
Lesser Town

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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 7th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, and finally make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square.

For where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In July, daytime highs in Budapest are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Budapest

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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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Corfu Town, Greece

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at St. Spyridon First Beach and Kanoni Beach. Museum-lovers will appreciate Achilleion Museum and Corfu Museum of Asian Art. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Corfu Town: La Grotta Beach (in Paleokastritsa) and Paralia Agios Georgios (in Agios Georgios). There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on things with Madalena Boat Trips, delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu, stroll through Corfu Donkey Rescue, and enjoy the sand and surf at Pelekas Beach.

To find maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Corfu Town online route planner.

You can fly from Budapest to Corfu Town in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Corfu Town is 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Budapest in July, with highs in Corfu Town at 38°C and lows at 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Achilleion Museum ©
Achilleion Museum
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Museo della Carta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, cruise along Amalfi Coast, steep yourself in history at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello. On the next day, take a memorable tour with Tours, kick back and relax at Fornillo, then kick back and relax at Spiaggia Grande, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Ravello trip planner.

Fly from Corfu Town to Ravello in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry, train, and taxi. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Corfu Town to Ravello due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Corfu Town in July, you will find days in Ravello are a bit cooler (34°C), and nights are somewhat warmer (29°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Beaches

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Boat Tours & Water Sports

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese will appeal to museum buffs. Colosseum and Trastevere are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, take in the spiritual surroundings of Baldacchino di San Pietro, di Bernini, and steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planning website.

Drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ravello in July since evenings lows in Rome dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza del Campo and Basilica of Santa Croce. Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Siena (Duomo di Siena & Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana) and Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and take a memorable tour with Ballooning in Tuscany.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence route builder website.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Rome in July since evenings lows in Florence dip to 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
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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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Doge's Palace and St Mark's Campanile. Let the collections at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Verona (Piazza delle Erbe, Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, &more). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For maps, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary maker site.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. July in Venice sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
St Mark's Campanile ©
St Mark's Campanile
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Montmartre and Musee Rodin. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, take a stroll through Le Marais, get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, and steep yourself in history at The Trianons & The Hamlet.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Paris road trip planning site.

You can fly from Venice to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in July, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between 30°C and 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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