31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Historic Areas of Istanbul and Suleymaniye Cami are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Chora Museum and Istanbul Modern. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at The Ecumenical Patriarchate, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cinili Mosque, and steep yourself in history at Galata Tower.

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip planner.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Istanbul, you'll gain 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from New Delhi in April, with highs in Istanbul at 20°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 8 — 10:
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Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

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.
Do your shopping at Koller Gallery and Vaci Street. House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), pick up some local products at Central Market Hall, and admire the striking features of Dohány Street Synagogue.

For other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read Budapest travel planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in April, plan for a bit cooler nights in Budapest, with lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 10 — 13:
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, and then steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Vienna.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Vienna trip planner.

Drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Vienna are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 15:
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

3
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Get in touch with nature at Calton Hill and Arthur's Seat. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Edinburgh Castle and Edinburgh Old Town. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum (in Glasgow) and Stirling Castle (in Stirling). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To see reviews and other tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Vienna in April, with highs in Edinburgh at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trips

Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, Stirling Castle
Find places to stay Apr 15 — 18:
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Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum ©
Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum
Stirling Castle
Stirling Castle
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle

2
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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 19th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then take a stroll through The Jordaan. Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then explore the world behind art at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, and finally explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Amsterdam day trip site.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Edinburgh to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 18 — 20:
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

4
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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.
Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe will appeal to history buffs. Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see Palace of Versailles about 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, and take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

To find out how to plan a trip to Paris, use our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

4
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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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Piazza San Marco and Scrovegni Chapel. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo di Castelvecchio. Venture out of the city with trips to Verona (Quinzano, Piazza delle Erbe, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, and contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Venice attractions planner.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Venice when traveling from Paris in April, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Head to Mercato Centrale and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnierifor some retail therapy. Explore hidden gems such as Basilica of Santa Croce and Campanile di Giotto. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In April, daytime highs in Florence are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 1:
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Palazzo Vecchio ©
Palazzo Vecchio
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Musei Capitolini. Get some historical perspective at Colosseum and Pantheon. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Cupola di San Pietro, make a trip to Piazza Navona, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary site.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, Rome is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay May 1 — 4:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Duomo di Sant'Andrea and Villa Cimbrone Gardens are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Duomo di Ravello and Cattedrale di San Lorenzo for their historical value. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa dell'Annunziata, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, and examine the collection at Museo della Carta.

To see maps, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Ravello trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Rome to Ravello takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ravello, with lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Amalfi, Scala, Minori
Find places to stay May 4 — 7:
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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