24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  6 h 45 min
1
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly + Bus:  9 h
3
Akrotiri, Greece
— 4 nights
Bus + Fly:  9 h
4
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly:  13 h 45 min
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 30 min
End: London, United Kingdom

1
night
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 14th (Fri), contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum, then delve into the distant past at Archeological Site at St. Pierre's Cathedral, and then take an in-depth tour of Maison Tavel.

For photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Geneva tour planner.

London, UK to Geneva is an approximately 4.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Geneva is 1 hour. Traveling from London in July, you will find days in Geneva are a bit warmer (32°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks Nature Museums
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Patek Philippe Museum ©
Patek Philippe Museum
Maison Tavel ©
Maison Tavel

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel. Appreciate the collections at Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Step out of Venice with an excursion to Basilica of St. Anthony in Padua--about 38 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Venice holiday builder site.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In July, Venice is somewhat warmer than Geneva - with highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Padua
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

4
nights
Akrotiri, Greece

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Bring the kids along to Caldera Beach and Eros Beach. Appreciate the collections at Tomato Industrial Museum and Cultural Village. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Akrotiri, tour the pleasant surroundings at Perivolos, contemplate the geological forces at Santorini Volcano, and trek along Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail.

To find photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Akrotiri online tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Venice to Akrotiri in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of flight and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Venice in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Akrotiri, with lows of 27°C. You'll have a few hours on the 23rd (Sun) to wrap things up before traveling to Rome.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Pyrgos, Santorini, Perivolos, Venetsanos Winery, Tomato Industrial Museum
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Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

4
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Colosseum and Palatine Hill will appeal to history buffs. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, stop by Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store, wander the streets of Trastevere, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Porta Portese.

To find ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Rome online visit planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Akrotiri to Rome takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In July, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Castello di Verrazzano. Do some cultural sightseeing at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, look for gifts at Jean Saade, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, expect a bit cooler with lows of 21°C in Florence. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Castello di Verrazzano
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

4
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get some cultural insight at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Bring the kids along to Parc Guell and Casa Mila - La Pedrera. There's much more to do: wander the streets of Las Ramblas, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, admire the striking features of Palau Guell, and get to know the fascinating history of Passeig del Born.

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Getting from Florence to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, tram, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Florence in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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