46 days in Europe Itinerary

46 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  12 h
1
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly:  7 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + Bus + Train + Bus:  9 h 30 min
5
Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights
Subway + Train:  3 h
6
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
7
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
8
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
10
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
11
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 15 min
12
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  9 h 15 min
End: New Delhi, India

4
nights
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.
Appreciate the collections at The State Hermitage Museum and The Anna Akhmatova Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood and Saint Isaac's Cathedral. There's much more to do: see the interesting displays at The Bath Block, take in the exciting artwork at Tretyakov's Gallery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Choral Synagogue, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Site of Pushkin s Duel.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the St. Petersburg route tool.

New Delhi, India to St. Petersburg is an approximately 12- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from New Delhi to St. Petersburg, you'll gain 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in October, with highs in St. Petersburg at 9°C and lows at 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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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

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.
You'll explore and learn at Louvre Museum and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Montmartre. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, wander the streets of Le Marais, get a taste of the local shopping with Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

To find ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paris online day trip planner.

You can fly from St. Petersburg to Paris in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Moscow Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -2 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from St. Petersburg in October, with highs in Paris at 19°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

5
nights
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.
Let the collections at Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum capture your imagination. Jerpoint Abbey and Dublin Castle will appeal to history buffs. Explore Dublin's surroundings by going to Kilkenny (St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower & Kilkenny Castle) and Curracloe Beach (in Curracloe). There's much more to do: make a trip to Temple Bar, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Christ Church Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dublin online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Paris to Dublin in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to Dublin is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in October, you will find days in Dublin are little chillier (16°C), and nights are about the same (8°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Curracloe Beach
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Visit Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Castelo de S. Jorge for their historical value. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castelo dos Mouros and Belém Tower. Go for a jaunt from Lisbon to Sintra to see Quinta da Regaleira about 36 minutes away. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum, ponder the design of Rossio Square, and wander the streets of Alfama.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon journey planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Lisbon takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Dublin in October, things will get a bit warmer in Lisbon: highs are around 28°C and lows about 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

3
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Get outdoors at Fornillo and Lido di Ravello. Visit Lido Capo di Conca and Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano for some beach relaxation. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Ravello, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa dell'Annunziata, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Ravello, and don't miss a visit to Villa Rufolo.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Ravello trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Lisbon to Ravello takes 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, train, and bus; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Ravello due to the time zone difference. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Positano, Lido Capo di Conca, Chiesa dell'Annunziata, Duomo di Sant'Andrea
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Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

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.
Let the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese capture your imagination. Colosseum and Pantheon will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Rome with an excursion to Villa Adriana in Tivoli--about 36 minutes away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rome visit planner.

You can do a combination of subway and train from Ravello to Rome in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Pitti Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano), Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona (in Castelnuovo dell'Abate). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and admire the masterpieces at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele.

To see where to stay, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip builder site.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guardastelle Vineyard, Ciacci Piccolomini d'Aragona, Castello del Trebbio
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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.
Piazza San Marco and Basilica di San Marco will appeal to history buffs. Let the collections at Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia capture your imagination. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Verona (Arena di Verona & Piazza delle Erbe) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Venice vacation planner.

Take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Florence in October: highs in Venice hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Get some cultural insight at Staromestske namesti and St. Vitus Cathedral. Prague Castle and Powder Tower will appeal to history buffs. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the views from Charles Bridge, browse the exhibits of Lobkowicz Palace, and stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov.

To find other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Prague tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in November, things will get slightly colder in Prague: highs are around 9°C and lows about 2°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

4
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Belvedere Palace and MuseumsQuartier Wien. Visit Schonbrunn Palace and Karlskirche for their historical value. There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Hofburg, explore the world behind art at Leopold Museum, wander the streets of Graben and Kohlmarkt, and hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt.

To see reviews, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Vienna trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Vienna are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

3
nights
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Andrassy Avenue and Vaci Street. Get some historical perspective at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, appreciate the extensive heritage of Janoshegy, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, and admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Budapest trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

4
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.
Hagia Sophia Museum and Topkapi Palace are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Let the collections at Chora Museum and Rahmi M. Koc Museum capture your imagination. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, stop by Ortakoy, and take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To see traveler tips and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip builder app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Budapest to Istanbul in 4 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Budapest to Istanbul. Traveling from Budapest in November, expect nights in Istanbul to be much warmer, around 17°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 17°C. On the 15th (Fri), you're off to home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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