29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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29 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  23​h 45​min
1
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  22​h 15​min
End: Sydney, Australia

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. Discover out-of-the-way places like St Mark's Campanile and Scrovegni Chapel. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and get lost in a book at Museo Correr.

For traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read Venice trip planner .

Sydney, Australia to Venice is an approximately 24-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (New South Wales) to Central European Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Traveling from Sydney in February, things will get much colder in Venice: highs are around 11°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get a sense of the local culture at Siena Cathedral and Piazza del Duomo. Explore hidden gems such as Piazza del Campo and Piazza della Signoria. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary maker website .

Take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Florence are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
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Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Roman Forum and Trastevere. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To find other places to visit, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip builder app .

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

3
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.
Head to Passeig de Gracia and La Boqueriafor plenty of shopping. Step off the beaten path and head to Casa Mila - La Pedrera and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, see the interesting displays at Casa Batllo, and stroll around Parc Guell.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Barcelona vacation builder app .

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in February, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Do your shopping at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and A Outra Face da Lua. Get some cultural insight at Belém Tower and Mosteiro dos Jeronimos. Spend the 6th (Sat) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Alfama, get a taste of the local shopping with Avenida da Liberdade, ponder the design of Rossio Square, and step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon journey planner .

Fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Western European Time is minus 1 hour. In March, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Alfama ©
Alfama
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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.
Le Marais and Musee d'Orsay are good opportunities to explore the local culture. For shopping fun, head to Champs-Elysees or Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. And it doesn't end there: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

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You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in March, things will get little chillier in Paris: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Lesser Town and Katedrala Svateho Vita. Get a sense of the local culture at StaromEstske namEsti and Jewish Museum in Prague. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, head outdoors with Prague for Two, contemplate the long history of Prasna brana, and shop like a local with Gallery of Steel Figures.

For ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Prague trip builder website .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Lesser Town
Lesser Town

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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.
Halaszbastya and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Discover out-of-the-way places like Szechenyi Chain Bridge and Liberty Statue. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), browse the fresh offerings at Central Market Hall, and examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Budapest tour builder website .

Fly from Prague to Budapest in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Budapest, expect temperatures between 14°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Basilica Cistern and Suleymaniye Cami . Get a sense of the local culture at Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Topkapi Palace. There's lots more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, admire the masterpieces at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), take a stroll through Ortakoy, and don't miss a visit to Istiklal Street.

For other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul day trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Istanbul takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Istanbul is 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Istanbul when traveling from Budapest in March, with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Ortakoy ©
Ortakoy
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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