18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Valletta, Malta
— 2 nights

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 27th (Sat), examine the collection at Museum Speelklok, thenget to know the fascinating history of Canals area, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Dom Tower, and finally admire the striking features of De Zeven Steegjes van Utrecht. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Portuguese Synagogue, examine the collection at Micropia, thenexamine the collection at Tassenmuseum Amsterdam, thenpause for some serene contemplation at English Reformed Church, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Begijnhofkapel.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Amsterdam online trip itinerary planner.

Sydney, Australia to Amsterdam is an approximately 25-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Amsterdam is minus 9 hours. In March, Amsterdam is colder than Sydney - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Utrecht
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Museum Speelklok ©
Museum Speelklok
Canals area ©
Canals area
Portuguese Synagogue ©
Portuguese Synagogue

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get some historical perspective at Greyfriars Kirkyard and The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin. Kids will appreciate attractions like Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre and Scottish National Gallery of Modern Art (Modern One). Change things up with a short trip to Lindisfarne Centre in Holy Island (about 1h 40 min away). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Museum on the Mound, contemplate the long history of Gladstone's Land, get engrossed in the history at People's Story, and get your game on at The Realm VR.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh online road trip planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to Edinburgh in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to Edinburgh. Expect a daytime high around °C in March, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Granada.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Holy Island, Andy Howeys Birds of Prey Centre
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The Parish Church of Saint Mary the Virgin ©
Greyfriars Kirkyard ©
Greyfriars Kirkyard
Gladstone's Land ©
Gladstone's Land

1
night
Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the striking features of Archivo De La Real Chancilleria De Granada, see the interesting displays at Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Guadix Cathedral, thenget engrossed in the history at Centro de Interpretacion Cuevas de Guadix, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ermita de Gracia – Iglesia Cueva de Guadix. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia del Sagrario, examine the collection at Palacio de los Olvidados, take in the spiritual surroundings of Iglesia De La Virgen De Las Angustias, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Cuarto Real de Santo Domingo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santo Domingo.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Granada driving holiday tool.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Granada takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Edinburgh to Granada is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Edinburgh in April: high temperatures in Granada hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Guadix
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Guadix Cathedral ©
Guadix Cathedral
Centro de Interpretacion Cuevas de Guadix ©
Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte ©
Museo Cuevas del Sacromonte

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Family-friendly places like Church and Museum of Orsanmichele and Cappella Brancacci will thrill your kids. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Museo di Palazzo Davanzati and Corridoio Vasariano. There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Giardino Bardini, see the interesting displays at University of Florence Natural History Museum, engage your brain at Museo di Storia Naturale - La Specola, and get engrossed in the history at Incredible Florence - Multimedia time machine experience.

For photos, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip tool.

Getting from Granada to Florence by flight takes about 8.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. April in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors
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Church and Museum of Orsanmichele ©
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele
Corridoio Vasariano ©
Corridoio Vasariano
Cappella Brancacci ©
Cappella Brancacci

2
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Archivio di Stato, steep yourself in history at Palazzo Piccolomini, get engrossed in the history at Museo Contrada Priora della Civetta, steep yourself in history at Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Salimbeni, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Salimbeni. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Loggia della Mercanzia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Clemente in Santa Maria dei Servi, thenmake a trip to Porta Romana, thenstop by Siena Tartufi (truffle hunting), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Sansedoni.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Siena trip maker.

Traveling by car from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Palazzo Piccolomini ©
Palazzo Piccolomini
Loggia della Mercanzia ©
Loggia della Mercanzia
Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena ©
Banca Monte dei Paschi di Siena

2
nights
Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): explore the ancient world of Mnajdra Temples, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cirkoncizzjoni tal-Mulej, thentake in the exciting artwork at Malta Postal Museum, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Andrew's Scots Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Msida Parish Church. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Francis' Church Valletta, see the interesting displays at Palace Armoury, admire the landmark architecture of Auberge de Castille, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Catherine of Italy, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Our Lady of Victories Church, and finally see the interesting displays at St. John's Co Cathedral and Musuem.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Valletta online travel planner.

Getting from Siena to Valletta by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, ferry, and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Siena in April, Valletta is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Msida Parish Church, Mnajdra Temples
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Mnajdra Temples ©
Mnajdra Temples
Msida Parish Church ©
Msida Parish Church
St. Andrew's Scots Church ©
St. Andrew's Scots Church

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