36 days in Western Europe & Prague Itinerary

36 days in Western Europe & Prague Itinerary

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36 days in Western Europe & Prague Itinerary

Start: Montreal, Canada
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 45​min
2
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
4
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
train + shuttle + Fly:  6​h 15​min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
9
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
11
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
12
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Montreal, Canada


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3
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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Popular historic sites such as Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Kilkenny Castle and Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dublin: Malahide Castle (in Malahide), Cashel (Hore Abbey & Rock of Cashel) and St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower (in Kilkenny). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Bru na Boinne, steep yourself in history at The Mill at Avoca Village, get engrossed in the history at EPIC The Irish Emigration Museum, and walk around St Stephens Green.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary app .

Montreal, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Montreal in August; daily highs in Dublin reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cashel, Donore, Kilkenny, Trim Castle, Malahide Castle
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Rock of Cashel ©
Rock of Cashel
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol

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Manchester, United Kingdom

Manchester ©
Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Selby Abbey and Little Moreton Hall. Get some historical perspective at Sizergh Castle and Eyam Plague Village Museum. Change things up with these side-trips from Manchester: Cannock Chase AONB (in Stafford), Saltaire Village (in Shipley) and Lichfield Cathedral (in Lichfield). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Lancaster Castle, take an in-depth tour of People's History Museum, get lost in a book at Manchester Central Library, and get your game on at Flip Out Manchester.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Manchester trip planning app .

You can fly from Dublin to Manchester in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of ferry and car. In August in Manchester, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Manchester

Historic Sites Museums Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Sizergh Castle, Saltaire Village, Cannock Chase AONB, Lancaster Castle, Lichfield Cathedral
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Little Moreton Hall ©
Little Moreton Hall
Selby Abbey ©
Selby Abbey
Sizergh Castle ©
Sizergh Castle

3
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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.
Explore hidden gems such as IWM Duxford and Wallace Collection. Do some cultural sightseeing at Buckingham Palace and St. Paul's Cathedral. Explore London's surroundings by going to St Albans Cathedral (in St. Albans) and Cambridge (King's College Chapel & Cambridge American Cemetery and Memorial). There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, pause for some serene contemplation at Westminster Cathedral, and take a stroll through Holland Park.

To find more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the London online tour itinerary planner .

You can take a train from Manchester to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Cardiff.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cambridge, St Albans Cathedral, IWM Duxford
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
King's College Chapel ©
King's College Chapel

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Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Step off the beaten path and head to Cardiff Castle and Raglan Castle. Popular historic sites such as Bath Abbey and Castle Combe Village are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Cardiff: Lacock Abbey (in Lacock), Farleigh Hungerford Castle (in Norton St Philip) and Great Chalfield Manor (in Melksham). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Usk Castle, see the interesting displays at The Cardiff Story, make a trip to Bath Street, and take a leisurely stroll along Mermaid Quay.

For photos and tourist information, read our Cardiff trip tool .

You can take a train from London to Cardiff in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from London in August, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Cardiff: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Bath, Lacock Abbey, The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon, Great Chalfield Manor, Castle Combe Village
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Cardiff Castle ©
Cardiff Castle
Bath Abbey ©
Bath Abbey
Castle Combe Village ©
Castle Combe Village

2
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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): enjoy the sea views from Cabo da Roca, admire the natural beauty at Quinta da Regaleira, take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril, then step into the grandiose world of Palácio Nacional da Ajuda, then wander the streets of Belém Tower, and finally take a stroll through Alfama. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Miradouro da Graca, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, and then get to know the fascinating history of Centro Historico de Sintra.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Cardiff to Lisbon in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Cardiff in August; daily highs in Lisbon reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Sintra, Cabo da Roca
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Cabo da Roca ©
Cabo da Roca
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

4
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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Ciutat Vella and Girona Cathedral (Catedral). Get some cultural insight at Casa Batllo and Anfiteatro de Tarragona. Venture out of the city with trips to Tarragona (Circ Roma & Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona), Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona (in Castelldefels) and Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar). The adventure continues: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, walk around Parc Guell, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Plaça de Sant Felip Neri.

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

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Lisbon in August, with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Tarragona, Girona, Vila Vella (Old Town), Beach Castelldelfels Barcelona
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Ciutat Vella ©
Ciutat Vella

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Step off the beaten path and head to Palatine Hill and Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico. Colosseum and Duomo di Orvieto are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step out of Rome with an excursion to Villa d'Este in Tivoli--about 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the galleries of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Venezia.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome sightseeing planning website .

Fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit warmer days in Rome, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa d'Este, Duomo di Orvieto
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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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 inner history buff will appreciate Prague Castle and Katedrala Svateho Vita. Step off the beaten path and head to Ossuary / The Cemetery Church and Kostel sv. Mikuláše. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Prague: Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost (in Terezin), Kolinska Synagoga (in Kolin) and St Barbara's Church (in Kutna Hora). Next up on the itinerary: take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti, take in the views from Charles Bridge, admire the striking features of Prague Astronomical Clock, and let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Prague driving holiday planner .

Fly from Rome to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Prague reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours

Side Trips

Kutna Hora, Kolinska Synagoga, Památník Terezín - Malá pevnost
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Katedrala Svateho Vita ©
Katedrala Svateho Vita

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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.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen, then stroll through Strandbar Mitte, then wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and finally pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate. On the 27th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Mitte, get engrossed in the history at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church, don't miss a visit to Neues Palais, then contemplate the long history of Gedenkstaette Berlin-Hohenschoenhausen, then have fun at THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin, and finally contemplate the long history of Potsdam's Gardens.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Berlin trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Fri) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Potsdam, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
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Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Potsdam's Gardens ©
Potsdam's Gardens
East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery

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Amsterdam, Holland

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 28th (Fri): get lost in a book at OBA Library of Amsterdam and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Portuguese Synagogue. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Sat): examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum, then see the interesting displays at Zaanse Schans, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam sightseeing planning tool .

Getting from Berlin to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Zaanse Schans, Canals area
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Stockholm Old Town and Gamla Uppsala. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Langholmen and Strandvagen. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stockholm: Skokloster Castle (in Skokloster) and Uppsala (Uppsala Domkyrka & Linnaeus Garden). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, appreciate the extensive heritage of Strandvagen, and steep yourself in history at Riddarholmen Church.

For where to stay, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Stockholm holiday builder app .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Stockholm takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In August in Stockholm, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Uppsala, Skokloster Castle, Strandvagen
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Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Amalienborg, step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, stroll through Frederiksborg Castle, explore the world behind art at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Grundtvig Church (Grundtvigs Kirke), and finally take in the waterfront at Nyhavn. Keep things going the next day: get engrossed in the history at Viking Ship Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Roskilde Domkirke, stroll through Amager Strandpark, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Frederiks Kirke (Marmorkirken), then steep yourself in history at Kastellet, and finally pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue).

For ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip planner .

Getting from Stockholm to Copenhagen by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Roskilde, Louisiana Museum of Modern Art, Frederiksborg Castle
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Amalienborg ©
Amalienborg

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