24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Cancun, Mexico
Fly:  12 h 45 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
2
Pamplona, Spain
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Bus + Fly:  5 h
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h
End: Cancun, Mexico

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Keep things going the next day: soar above the sights with a balloon tour, then take a stroll through Gran Via, and then head outdoors with Picnic Madrid.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid route planner.

Cancun, Mexico to Madrid is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, ferry, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Cancun to Madrid is 6 hours. While traveling from Cancun, expect a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Pamplona.

Things to do in Madrid

Outdoors Tours Museums
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Picnic Madrid ©
Picnic Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

2
nights
Pamplona, Spain

Pamplona ©
Pamplona or Iruña is the historical capital city of Navarre, in Spain, and of the former Kingdom of Navarre.The city is famous worldwide for the running of the bulls during the San Fermín festival, which is held annually from July 6 to 14. On the 7th (Tue), pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Pamplona, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, don't miss a visit to Plaza del Castillo, then stroll around Parque de La Taconera, and finally explore the galleries of Fortress and Walls of Pamplona. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Ayuntamiento de Pamplona, then pause for some photo ops at Monumento al Encierro, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural Urbasa Andia.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Pamplona trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Madrid to Pamplona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Madrid in July, with highs in Pamplona at 34°C and lows at 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Pamplona

Historic Sites Parks Fun & Games
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Catedral de Pamplona ©
Catedral de Pamplona
Parque Natural Urbasa Andia ©
Parque Natural Urbasa Andia
Parque de La Taconera ©
Parque de La Taconera

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.
Take a break from the city and head to Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and explore the activities along Seine River.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Paris day trip app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Pamplona to Paris in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Pamplona in July: highs in Paris hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then stop by The Jordaan. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take a stroll through Leidseplein, and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To see other places to visit and tourist information, read Amsterdam day trip site.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, you will find days in Amsterdam are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (16°C). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

3
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.
Do your shopping at Kurfurstendamm (Kurfurstendam) and Korsettmanufaktur TO.mTO Berlin. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Potsdamer Platz and Camera Work. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Strandbad Wannsee, get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate, and get a taste of the local shopping with Klassenfeind Gallery.

For more things to do, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Berlin trip itinerary planning tool.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Shopping Museums Parks
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Kurfurstendamm (Kurfurstendam) ©
Kurfurstendamm (Kurfurstendam)
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral. Head to Katie Feygie Art Gallery and Moser Sales Galleryfor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, get outside with Outdoor Activities, and contemplate the long history of Lobkowicz Palace.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Prague day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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 21st (Tue): take a stroll through Vaci Street, test the waters at a local thermal spa, then enjoy the sand and surf at Roman Beach, then admire the striking features of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed): take a stroll through Andrassy Avenue, contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, and then take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest road trip planning app.

Drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Budapest

Parks Nature Theme Parks
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Roman Beach ©
Roman Beach
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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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.
Escape the urban bustle at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus and Stabilimento Balneare le Palme. Get some cultural insight at Colosseum and Pantheon. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, view the masterpieces at Trevimage, and take a stroll through Via Condotti.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Budapest to Rome in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Budapest in July; daily highs in Rome reach 37°C and lows reach 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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