20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 7 nights
+3
Fly + Subway + Foot + Bus:  8 h 15 min
2
Olympia, Greece
— 4 nights
+2
Taxi + Bus + Fly:  10 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 6 nights
Train:  3 h 15 min
4
Kew, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Drive + Fly:  17 h
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

7
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.
Bring the kids along to Hagia Sophia Museum and Ortakoy. Take a break from the city and head to Bosphorus Strait and Mihrabat Tabiat Parki. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul, browse the exhibits of Rumeli Fortress, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern.

To find ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Istanbul trip itinerary builder tool.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Istanbul is an approximately 12.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Malaysia Time (MYT) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a -5 hour difference. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March; daily highs in Istanbul reach 14°C and lows reach 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Thu) early enough to travel to Olympia.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

4
nights
Olympia, Greece

Olympia ©
Inhabited since prehistoric times, Olympia remains best known as the site of the original Olympic Games, held there for the first time in 776 BCE.
Take a break from the city and head to Giannitsochori Beach and Nemouta Waterfalls. Olympia Land Winery and Archimedes Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Olympia: Kastro Chlemoutsi (in Kastro) and Amaliada (Paralia Agia Marina & Palouki beach). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum of Olympia, appreciate the history behind Hermes by Praxiteles, and experience rural life at Klio's Honey Farm.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Olympia trip planner.

Do a combination of flight, subway, and bus from Istanbul to Olympia in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle, flight, subway, and bus; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Olympia. When traveling from Istanbul in March, plan for somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Olympia: temperatures range from 20°C by day to 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Olympia

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Amaliada, Giannitsochori Beach, Kastro Chlemoutsi
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Olympia Land Winery ©
Olympia Land Winery
Archaeological Museum of Olympia ©
Archaeological Museum of Olympia
Archimedes Museum ©
Archimedes Museum

6
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.
Kids will appreciate attractions like Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou and The Paris Catacombs. Escape the urban bustle at Île de la Cité and Canal Saint-Martin. Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles), Caresse de Tigre (in La Mailleraye-sur-Seine) and Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm (in Saint-Aquilin-de-Pacy). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, contemplate the waterfront views at Seine River, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To find traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Paris day trip planning site.

Getting from Olympia to Paris by combination of taxi, bus, and flight takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, subway, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Olympia to Paris, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Olympia in March, expect Paris to be a bit cooler, temps between 13°C and 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Kew.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Avion Normandie - L'Eure de l'Ulm, Caresse de Tigre
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Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

1
night
Kew, United Kingdom

Kew ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Mon): see the interesting displays at White Lodge Museum & Ballet Resource Centre, then take in nature's colorful creations at Isabella Plantation, then identify plant and animal life at Petersham Meadows, and finally play a few rounds at Perivale Park Golf Course.

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You can take a train from Paris to Kew in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and subway; or do a combination of flight and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Kew due to the time zone difference. In April, daily temperatures in Kew can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Kew

Golf Outdoors Museums

Side Trips

Richmond-upon-Thames, Perivale Park Golf Course
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Perivale Park Golf Course ©
Perivale Park Golf Course
Isabella Plantation ©
Isabella Plantation
Petersham Meadows ©
Petersham Meadows

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