53 days in Europe Itinerary

53 days in Europe Itinerary

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Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
2
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
Paris, France
— 5 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
5
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 4 nights
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
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St. Petersburg, Russia
— 5 nights
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
9
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
10
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
11
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
12
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
13
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
14
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights

4
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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.
Get out of town with these interesting Dublin side-trips: Kilkenny (Kilkenny Castle & Go With The Flow - River Adventures). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Phoenix Park, see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, stop by Temple Bar, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St..

For ratings, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Dublin trip planner.

Lima, Peru to Dublin is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from Peru Standard Time (PET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Lima in July since evenings lows in Dublin dip to 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

Kilkenny
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 20:
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Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Go With The Flow - River Adventures
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and explore the world behind art at Tate Modern.

For photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the London sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In July, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

5
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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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Paris itinerary maker website.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. When traveling from London in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Rouen, Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 28:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

4
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
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: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, get curious at NEMO Science Museum, and tour on your own time with Self-Guided Tours & Rentals.

To see ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam journey planning tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for slightly colder days in Amsterdam, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jul 28 — Aug 1:
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

4
nights
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.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle, don't miss a visit to The Little Mermaid, explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and stop by Stroeget.

For other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Copenhagen online day trip planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 1 — 5:
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National Museum of Denmark ©
National Museum of Denmark
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens

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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.
Stockholm is known for museums, historic sites, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Vasa Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Stockholm Old Town, admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, and admire the landmark architecture of Drottningholm Palace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Stockholm road trip site.

You can do a combination of train, taxi, and flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Millesgarden, Drottningholm Palace
Find places to stay Aug 5 — 9:
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Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

5
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St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
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.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum, admire the local landmark of Fountain Samson, Tearing the Lion's Jaws, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, and admire the natural beauty at Summer Garden.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg online trip maker.

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. August in St. Petersburg sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 9 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood

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Prague, Czech Republic

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, indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, make a trip to Staromestske namesti, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral.

To see photos, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Prague trip planner.

Traveling by flight from St. Petersburg to Prague takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from St. Petersburg to Prague, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 28°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Aug 14 — 17:
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Food Tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

2
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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 18th (Tue), admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Wed): examine the collection at Salzburg Museum, step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, then take an in-depth tour of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Salzburg trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Salzburg by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Aug 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
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: contemplate the long history of Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami .

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Istanbul visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Istanbul takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August, Istanbul is a bit warmer than Salzburg - with highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

4
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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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the natural beauty of Palatinus Strandfürdő, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and admire the striking features of Matthias Church.

For more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Budapest online tour planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Budapest, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Budapest, with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Nature · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Aug 22 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, stop by Trastevere, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rome online travel route planner.

Getting from Budapest to Rome by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Budapest in August: high temperatures in Rome hover around 38°C and lows are around 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Aug 26 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary maker site.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Florence. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trips

Leaning Tower of Pisa, Guardastelle Vineyard
Find places to stay Aug 29 — Sep 1:
Highlights from your plan
Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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.
Step out of Barcelona with an excursion to Stand-Up Paddleboarding in Sant Feliu de Guixols--about 1h 25 min away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, get your game on at Virtua, and walk around Parc Guell.

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You can fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Florence in September, with lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours

Side Trip

Stand-Up Paddleboarding
Find places to stay Sep 1 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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