31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Saskatoon, Canada
Fly:  21 h 30 min
1
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 15 min
2
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  6 h 15 min
3
Ibiza Town, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  8 h 30 min
4
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly:  3 h
5
Rhodes Town, Greece
— 5 nights
Fly:  6 h
6
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
7
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  20 h 15 min
End: Saskatoon, Canada

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis and then contemplate the long history of Grand Place. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Belgian Comic Strip Center, then see the interesting displays at Atomium, then see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Brussels road trip planning tool.

Saskatoon, Canada to Brussels is an approximately 22.5- hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Saskatoon to Brussels. When traveling from Saskatoon in August, plan for slightly colder days in Brussels, with highs around 25°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): make a trip to The Markt, explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, and then contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of Brugge. Keep things going the next day: explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Our Lady Bruges, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of the Holy Blood, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Belfry of Bruges.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Bruges day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Bruges takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Basilica of the Holy Blood ©
Basilica of the Holy Blood

4
nights
Ibiza Town, Spain

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Cala Comte and Es Vedra. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Cala Bassa and Cala de Sant Vicent. Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Playa Cala Salada, wander the streets of Dalt Vila, enjoy the sand and surf at Platja de ses Salines, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Puig de Missa.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Ibiza Town trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Bruges to Ibiza Town in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Bruges in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Ibiza Town: highs are around 35°C and lows about 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Sant Antoni de Portmany, Puig de Missa, Cala de Sant Vicent, Cala Comte
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Dalt Vila ©
Dalt Vila
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Playa Cala Salada
Playa Cala Salada

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Acropolis of Athens and Erechtheion. Escape the urban bustle at Glyfada Beach and Astir Beach. There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Cycladic Art, pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Athens in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, bus, and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Ibiza Town to Athens is 1 hour. Traveling from Ibiza Town in August, expect nights in Athens to be about the same, around 29°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 39°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Glyfada Beach, Astir Beach
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

5
nights
Rhodes Town, Greece

Rhodes Town ©
A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
Get some cultural insight at Medieval City and Archaeological Museum of Rhodes (Hospital of the Knights). You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes and Agios Pavlos Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Rhodes Town: Lindos Beach (in Lindos) and Monastery Tsambika (in Kolimbia). On the 19th (Sat), enjoy a perfect day by the water at Faliraki Beach. It doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Anthony Quinn Bay and stroll through Tsambika Beach.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rhodes Town trip planner.

Fly from Athens to Rhodes Town in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Rhodes Town are little chillier (36°C), and nights are about the same (29°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Lindos, Faliraki, Monastery Tsambika, Tsambika Beach
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Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Medieval City ©
Medieval City

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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like San Giorgio Maggiore and Ponte dei Sospiri. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Cannaregio. Go for a jaunt from Venice to Padua to see Basilica of St. Anthony about 38 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari.

For photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice holiday planning site.

You can fly from Rhodes Town to Venice in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Rhodes Town to Venice is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Venice when traveling from Rhodes Town in August, with lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Basilica of St. Anthony
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore hidden gems such as Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Wine Tours & Tastings. Do some cultural sightseeing at Piazzale Michelangelo and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John, and explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

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Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Next up on the itinerary: browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, take a stroll through Trastevere, and explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To find more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome journey maker site.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Rome are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. On the 31st (Thu), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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