23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
4
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights

1
night
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 30th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa and then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), and finally step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip maker.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Lisbon is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Buenos Aires to Lisbon, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Buenos Aires in March; daily highs in Lisbon reach 20°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 30 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

3
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.
Bring the kids along to Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. And it doesn't end there: visit Temple Bar, walk around St Stephens Green, browse the exhibits of Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, and make a trip to Merrion Square.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Dublin road trip website.

Fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon in March, expect Dublin to be little chillier, temps between 10°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 31 — Apr 3:
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

You can fly from Dublin to Venice in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Venice. In April, Venice is a bit warmer than Dublin - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, have fun and explore at ZOOM Kindermuseum, and explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Vienna road trip site.

Getting from Venice to Vienna by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Vienna, with lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn 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.
Kids will enjoy Fisherman's Bastion and Heroes' Square. And it doesn't end there: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, get curious at Palace of wonders Csodák Palotája, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest sightseeing planner.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Budapest are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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.
Family-friendly places like Hagia Sophia Museum and Dolmabahce Palace will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , stop by Ortakoy, and steep yourself in history at Galata Tower.

For reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Istanbul takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 2 hours. Traveling from Budapest in April, Istanbul is a bit warmer at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Dolmabahce Palace ©
Dolmabahce Palace
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Colosseum and Pantheon. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, and don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

To find more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Istanbul to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Rome is minus 2 hours. April in Rome sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Apr 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria, stroll around Parc Guell, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by El Barri Gòtic, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then examine the collection at Museu Maritim de Barcelona, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona online vacation planner.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. On the 20th (Mon), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 17 — 20:
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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