29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Porto, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
6
Bruges, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
7
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
9
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
10
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Park and National Palace of Pena and Convento de Cristo. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Alfama and Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima. Venture out of the city with trips to Museu de Aguarela de Alfredo Roque Gameiro (in Minde) and Quinta da Regaleira (in Sintra). There's still lots to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Lisbon route builder website.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Lisbon is 3 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in March: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 20°C and lows are around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Museu de Aguarela de Alfredo Roque Gameiro, Convento de Cristo, Basilica de Nossa Senhora do Rosario de Fatima
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Alfama ©
Alfama
Convento de Cristo ©
Convento de Cristo
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

2
nights
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco, snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, thenmake a trip to Centro Historico de Guimaraes, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Bom Jesus do Monte. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Torre dos Clerigos, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Miramar, and then kick back and relax at Praia da Baia.

To find maps, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Porto trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Lisbon to Porto in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Porto can reach 18°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Bom Jesus do Monte, Praia de Miramar, Praia da Baia, Centro Historico de Guimaraes
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Praia de Miramar ©
Praia de Miramar
Bom Jesus do Monte ©
Bom Jesus do Monte
Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco ©

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Get some historical perspective at Alcazar of Segovia and Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Catedral Primada and Catedral de Segovia. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Acueduct of Segovia (in Segovia) and Toledo (MQM Museo del Queso Manchego Toledo & Mirador del Valle). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, appreciate the history behind Puerta de Alcala, and take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum of Spain.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid journey builder site.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Madrid takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Porto to Madrid, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Madrid when traveling from Porto in March, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Toledo, Segovia
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Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes ©
Monastery of San Juan de los Reyes
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Catedral de Segovia ©
Catedral de Segovia

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.
Get in touch with nature at Fenals Beach and Cala Pola. Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. Step out of Barcelona to go to Tossa de Mar and see Vila Vella (Old Town), which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: take a stroll through El Born, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, examine the collection at Parc de Montjuic, and get a taste of the local shopping with Passeig de Gracia.

To see more things to do and tourist information, go to the Barcelona online vacation builder.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in March, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Tossa de Mar, Fenals Beach
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Vila Vella (Old Town) ©
Vila Vella (Old Town)
Fenals Beach ©
Fenals Beach

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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Discover out-of-the-way places like Seine River and Île de la Cité. There's still lots to do: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

To find ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Paris day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in March; daily highs in Paris reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee de l'Orangerie ©
Musee de l'Orangerie

2
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 17th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of Brugge, thenadmire the masterpieces at Groeningemuseum, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Friet Museum, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, thentake in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint Sauveur de Bruges.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Bruges road trip planning app.

You can take a train from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Bruges can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

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 19th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Museum of the City of Brussels (Musee de la Ville de Bruxelles), contemplate the long history of Grand Place, thenstep into the grandiose world of Royal Palace of Brussels, thenexplore the world behind art at René Magritte Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Atomium, thensee the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), thenexamine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

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Getting from Bruges to Brussels by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In March in Brussels, expect temperatures between 10°C during the day and 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Brussels

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

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Get some historical perspective at Royal Palace and Storkyrkan. Escape the urban bustle at The Green Trails and Langholmen. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Fotografiska Stockholm, get outside with Riddarholmen, learn about all things military at Royal Armory, and see the interesting displays at Skansen.

For photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Stockholm day trip app.

Traveling by flight from Brussels to Stockholm takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Brussels in March: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 5°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Outdoors Tours
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The Green Trails ©
The Green Trails
Skansen ©
Skansen
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

3
nights
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to La Citta Alta and Monumental Cemetery. Get some cultural insight at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore and Villa Carlotta. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Milan: Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore (in Bergamo) and Villa del Balbianello (in Tremezzina). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco, and admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For photos, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, read Milan trip planner.

Getting from Stockholm to Milan by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Stockholm in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Milan: highs are around 16°C and lows about 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Bergamo, Tremezzina
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La Citta Alta ©
La Citta Alta
Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore ©
Villa Carlotta ©
Villa Carlotta

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.
Colosseum and Palatine Hill will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Roman Forum and Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico. And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli, make a trip to St. Peter's Square, and delve into the distant past at Pantheon.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Rome day trip planning site.

You can fly from Milan to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In March in Rome, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. On the 30th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro

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