24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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24 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Denver, United States
Drive + Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
10
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
End: Denver, United States

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
When in Lisbon, make a side trip to see Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon attractions planner .

Denver, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 14-hour combination of car and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Mountain Standard Time (MST) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Denver in May: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 75°F and lows are around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

2
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 2nd (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then walk around Parc Guell.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Barcelona online trip maker .

You can fly from Lisbon to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Lisbon in June, plan for a bit warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 66°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Rome online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. June in Rome sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 65°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and finally examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 83°F in June, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Tue): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then contemplate the long history of Doge's Palace, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice trip itinerary maker .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Venice are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
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.
Istanbul is known for museums, historic sites, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: browse the exhibits of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), and admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace.

To see ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Venice to Istanbul takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 2 hours. June in Istanbul sees daily highs of 79°F and lows of 63°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
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.
On the 14th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), then pause for some photo ops at Hősök tere, and finally snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip planner .

You can fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest. Traveling from Istanbul in June, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Budapest, with lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
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.
On the 16th (Tue), get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, then wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. On the 17th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a stroll through Lesser Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle.

To plan Prague vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

You can fly from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Budapest in June, you will find days in Prague are a bit cooler (72°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 19th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, then examine the collection at Anne Frank House, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam tour site .

Getting from Prague to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June, plan for daily highs up to 68°F, and evening lows to 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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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.
On the 20th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. Keep things going the next day: admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip builder .

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in June: highs in Paris hover around 74°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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