26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
3
Lugano, Switzerland
— 3 nights
4
Como, Italy
— 4 nights
5
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
6
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Houses of Parliament, South Bank, Westminster, and other attractions you added.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London online holiday planner.

Newark, USA to London is an approximately 11-hour combination of car and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Newark to London due to the time zone difference. In June, London is slightly colder than Newark - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 11th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Nightlife
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster ©
Westminster
Tower of London ©
Tower of London

4
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.
Anne Frank House and Portuguese Synagogue will appeal to history buffs. You'll discover tucked-away gems like The Jordaan and De Duif. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip app.

You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In June, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Lugano.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Zaanse Schans
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

3
nights
Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano ©
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
Get some cultural insight at Monte San Giorgio and Centro storico Gandria. Popular historic sites such as Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie and Chiesa San Carlo Borromeo are in your itinerary. Get out of town with these interesting Lugano side-trips: Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio (in Meride) and Castle of Sasso Corbaro (in Bellinzona). There's still lots to do: stroll around Parco Civico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cattedrale di San Lorenzo, get a new perspective on nature at Museo Cantonale di Storia Naturale, and stroll through Lido San Domenico.

For photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lugano trip itinerary builder website.

Do a combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to Lugano in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in June: high temperatures in Lugano hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Como.

Things to do in Lugano

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bellinzona, Fossil Museum of Monte San Giorgio, Monte San Giorgio
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Chiesa San Carlo Borromeo ©
Chiesa San Carlo Borromeo
Monte San Giorgio ©
Monte San Giorgio
Castle of Sasso Corbaro ©
Castle of Sasso Corbaro

4
nights
Como, Italy

Como ©
Known for its idyllic location on the shores of Lake Como and at the foot of the Alps, Como is one of northern Italy's most popular tourist destinations.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of Como (Duomo) and Menaggio. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica di San Giulio and Basilica di San Fedele. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Como: Chiesa di Sant'Andrea Apostolo (in Brunate), La Cambusa (in Stresa) and Isole Borromee (in Lake Maggiore). The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Riva Bianca Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di San Giorgio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Tempio Voltiano, and brush up on your military savvy at Forte Montecchio Nord.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Como online trip maker.

Como is just a short distance from Lugano. In June, daytime highs in Como are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Como

Historic Sites Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Orta San Giulio, Lake Maggiore, Varenna, Riva Bianca Beach, Chiesa di Sant'Andrea Apostolo
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Tempio Voltiano ©
Tempio Voltiano
Cathedral of Como (Duomo) ©
Cathedral of Como (Duomo)
Basilica di San Giulio ©
Basilica di San Giulio

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Palazzo Vecchio and Castello di Monteriggioni. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica San Miniato al Monte. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Pisa (Camposanto & Duomo di Pisa) and Walls of Monteriggioni (in Monteriggioni). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, and get engrossed in the history at Museo Galileo - Institute and Museum of the History of Science.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Como to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Pisa, Monteriggioni
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Camposanto ©
Camposanto
Palazzo Vecchio ©
Palazzo Vecchio
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

5
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Piazza Navona and Piazza Venezia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Orvieto (Duomo di Orvieto & Pozzo di San Patrizio). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, explore the ancient world of Forum of Augustus, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

Before you visit Rome, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Orvieto, Vatican City
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Church of St. Louis of the French ©
Church of St. Louis of the French
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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