20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 7 nights
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then explore the engaging exhibits at Welcome to Rome, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rome vacation maker website.

Hyderabad, India to Rome is an approximately 16-hour flight. Traveling from Hyderabad to Rome, you'll gain 4.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for much colder weather when traveling from Hyderabad in December: high temperatures in Rome hover around 16°C and lows are around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

7
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. When in Barcelona, make a side trip to see PortAventura in Salou, approximately Salou away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

PortAventura
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the next day, take a stroll through Île de la Cité and then make an unforgettable trip to Disneyland Paris.

To see where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Paris road trip 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 December; daily highs in Paris reach 9°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Theme Parks · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Disneyland Paris
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Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, and then enjoy breathtaking views from Petrin Tower. On the next day, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Prague Zoo, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and then snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Prague vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Prague takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Paris in January, things will get a bit cooler in Prague: highs are around 2°C and lows about -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

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

3
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.
Attractions like Schonbrunn Palace and Belvedere Palace make great kid-friendly stops. The adventure continues: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Rathaus, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapel of St. Virgil, and learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip planner.

Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. January in Vienna sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Schönbrunn Zoo ©
Schönbrunn Zoo
Prater ©
Prater

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, then get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and then contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

For where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Budapest journey maker website.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 3°C, while at night they dip to -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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