42 days in Europe Itinerary

42 days in Europe Itinerary

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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Lisbon is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Belém Tower, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lisbon day trip planning site.

Governador Valadares, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Governador Valadares to Lisbon, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. In January, Lisbon is cooler than Governador Valadares - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian
4.6
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World heritage site
Belém Tower
4.2
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Religious Site
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
4.5

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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, admire the striking features of Louvre Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

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You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Lisbon in January, things will get little chillier in Paris: highs are around 8°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Historic Site
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Art Museum
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

4
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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

For maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our London trip builder app.

Take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In January, daily temperatures in London can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
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Natural History Museum
Natural History Museum
4.5

3
nights
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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, browse the exhibits of Willet-Holthuysen Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, and explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

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Traveling by flight from London to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sat) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your trip
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History Museum
Anne Frank House
4.4
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Art Museum
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6

3
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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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, and take some stellar pictures from Petřín.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Prague day trip app.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In January, Prague is little chillier than Amsterdam - with highs of 2°C and lows of -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks
Highlights from your trip
Bridge
Charles Bridge
4.6
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World heritage site
Staromestske namesti
4.8

3
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Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©

City of Dreams

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Haus der Musik Wien, and browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace.

For photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna tour planner.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In February, daytime highs in Vienna are 5°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Art Museum
Belvedere Palace
4.6
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World heritage site
Schonbrunn Palace
4.6

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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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To see reviews, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read our Budapest day trip planning site.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In February, daytime highs in Budapest are 7°C, while nighttime lows are -1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Find places to stay Feb 4 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Fisherman's Bastion
4.6
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Government Building
Hungarian Parliament Building
4.7
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World heritage site
Matthias Church
4.7

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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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia, take an in-depth tour of Galata Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, use the Istanbul day trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Istanbul takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 2 hours. Traveling from Budapest in February, things will get a bit warmer in Istanbul: highs are around 11°C and lows about 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Hagia Sophia
4.7
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Art Museum
Istanbul Modern
4.3

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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Rome tour itinerary maker site.

Getting from Istanbul to Rome by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Rome, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Istanbul in February, plan for a bit warmer days in Rome, with highs around 16°C, while nights are slightly colder with lows around 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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World heritage site
Pantheon
4.8
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Historic Site
St. Peter's Basilica
4.8

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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 is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

To find where to stay, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 14°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Campanile di Giotto
4.8
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World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4

3
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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona online trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In February, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6
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World heritage site
Parc Guell
4.1

2
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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, and then examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, and then explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To find reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Madrid tour planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Barcelona in February, with highs in Madrid at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5
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Historic Site
Plaza Mayor
3.9

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