31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
3
Cannes, France
— 3 nights
4
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
6
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
7
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
9
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
11
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights

1
night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

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 2nd (Fri): browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market, thenexplore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: indulge your taste buds at Kaaswaag Edam, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thentake an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and finally wander the streets of Leidseplein.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam day trip site.

Cape Town, South Africa to Amsterdam is an approximately 15-hour flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cape Town to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. In October, Amsterdam is slightly colder than Cape Town - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kaaswaag Edam
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Le Marais. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Champs-Elysees and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take a stroll through Montmartre, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

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You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Paris

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

3
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Get some cultural insight at La Croisette and Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Rue d'Antibes and VinAzur - Vins de provence. Change things up with these side-trips from Cannes: Plage de Sylvabelle (in La Croix-Valmer) and Nice (Avenue Jean Medecin & Vieille Ville). There's more to do: view the masterpieces at Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI.

For maps, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Paris to Cannes in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in October, expect Cannes to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Cannes

Neighborhoods Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

Nice, Plage de Sylvabelle, VinAzur - Vins de provence, Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©

2
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
We've included these beaches for you: Fornillo and Lido di Ravello. Get some cultural insight at Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal and Villa Rufolo. Take a break from Ravello with a short trip to Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano in Positano, about 48 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione, stroll through Spiaggia di Atrani, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Ravello travel planning website.

Getting from Cannes to Ravello by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Cannes in October since evenings lows in Ravello dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Amalfi, Spiaggia di Atrani
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Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal ©
Ceramiche D'Arte Pascal
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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.
Colosseum and Vatican Museums are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Pantheon, make a trip to Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Rome trip builder site.

You can drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ravello in October since evenings lows in Rome dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Guardastelle Vineyard and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Step out of Florence with an excursion to Castello del Trebbio in Santa Brigida--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and get a taste of the local shopping with M.G. Design.

To find ratings, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Guardastelle Vineyard, Castello del Trebbio
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Doge's Palace and Basilica di San Marco. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, and snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri.

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Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Venice, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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 22nd (Thu), step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and finally contemplate the long history of Powder Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the different monuments and memorials at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thentake in the views from Charles Bridge, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of The Vrtba Garden, and finally stop by Lesser Town.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Prague trip planning site.

You can fly from Venice to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Venice in October, expect Prague to be a bit cooler, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Sat): hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace. On the 25th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, thensee the interesting displays at The Hofburg, thensee the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Vienna route planner.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

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.
Head to Central Market Hall and Vaci Streetfor some retail therapy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Matthias Church and Dohány Street Synagogue. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Budapest trip website.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In October, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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.
On the 29th (Thu), take in the exciting artwork at Dolmabahce Sanat Galerisi, thenget engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, thenadmire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami , and finally stop by Ortakoy.

To find more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Istanbul day trip site.

Fly from Budapest to Istanbul in 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. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Budapest in October: highs in Istanbul hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. You'll have a few hours on the 31st (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Istanbul

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

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