44 days in Europe Itinerary

44 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Paris, France
— 4 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
7
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
8
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
9
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
10
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
11
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
12
Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Kids will appreciate attractions like National Gallery and Tower Bridge. Change things up with a short trip to Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens in Burford (about 1h 30 min away). There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum, explore the world behind art at Tate Modern, stroll around St. James's Park, and don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace.

To see maps and other tourist information, you can read our London journey tool.

Bournemouth to London is an approximately 2-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in November, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
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Hyde Park ©
Hyde Park
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens ©
Cotswold Wildlife Park & Gardens
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

4
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.
Bring the kids along to Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the striking features of Luxembourg Palace, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Paris travel route app.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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.
Kids will enjoy Charles Bridge and Prague Castle. There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, enjoy breathtaking views from Petrin Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Prague Zoo.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague trip builder website.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Prague takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, Prague is little chillier than Paris - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Prague Zoo ©
Prague Zoo
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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.
Kids will enjoy Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. The adventure continues: get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, and find something for the whole family at Prater.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna online travel planner.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In November, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace

4
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.
Family-friendly places like Hungarian Parliament Building and Fisherman's Bastion will thrill your kids. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

To see photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest journey builder website.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Heroes' Square ©
Heroes' Square

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.
Attractions like Hagia Sophia Museum and Topkapi Palace make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Museum.

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Getting from Budapest to Istanbul by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Budapest to Istanbul. While traveling from Budapest, expect somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Dolmabahce Palace ©
Dolmabahce Palace
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

3
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Olympian Zeus. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, wander the streets of Plaka, and visit Monastiraki.

To see other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens tour itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Istanbul to Athens by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in November, expect nights in Athens to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Colosseum and Pantheon. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rome online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Venice.

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
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 6th (Fri): explore the activities along Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thentake in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thenadmire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary maker site.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in December, with highs in Venice at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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.
Attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Casa Batllo make great kid-friendly stops. There's lots more to do: stroll around Parc Guell, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, make a trip to Las Ramblas, and admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona tour planner.

You can fly from Venice to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in December, expect Barcelona to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
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.
Family-friendly places like Lisbon Oceanarium and Mosteiro dos Jeronimos will thrill your kids. Step out of Lisbon with an excursion to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to Belém Tower, wander the streets of Alfama, explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Museu Nacional do Azulejo ©
Museu Nacional do Azulejo
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

6
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. Go for a jaunt from Dublin to Kilkenny to see Kilkenny Castle about 2 hours away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Temple Bar, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland, walk around Phoenix Park, and steep yourself in history at Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip itinerary planning tool.

You can 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 December, expect Dublin to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Kilkenny Castle
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 19:
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

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