21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Porto Seguro, Brazil
Fly:  21 h
1
Porto, Portugal
— 1 day
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
6
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
10
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  23 h 15 min
End: Porto Seguro, Brazil

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day
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 31st (Wed): get lost in a book at Museu Serralves, thensnap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, thensteep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa.

For reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Porto online road trip planner.

Porto Seguro, Brazil to Porto is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Porto Seguro to Porto is 3 hours. Traveling from Porto Seguro in July, Porto is a bit cooler at night with lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Parks Museums Historic Sites
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Museu Serralves ©
Museu Serralves
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, thentake a stroll through Île de la Cité, and finally contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. On the 2nd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Palace of Versailles and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Paris online trip maker.

Traveling by flight from Porto to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in August, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Munich.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
On the 3rd (Sat), explore the world behind art at Alte Pinakothek and then steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: engage your brain at Deutsches Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, thentake in panoramic vistas at Frauenkirche, and finally examine the collection at Munich Residenz.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Munich trip planning website.

You can fly from Paris to Munich in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Munich are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thenexamine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

For reviews and tourist information, refer to the Venice tour itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Munich to Venice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Traveling from Munich in August, expect Venice to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Scrovegni Chapel ©
Scrovegni Chapel
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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night
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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Wed): admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum, thenget engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the galleries of Rumeli Fortress, get engrossed in the history at Chora Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , thenhunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mihrimah Sultan Camii, and finally explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip maker site.

You can fly from Venice to Istanbul in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Venice to Istanbul. In August in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take a stroll through Monastiraki, explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, thenappreciate the history behind Erechtheion, and finally take a stroll through Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, thenadmire the masterpieces at Benaki Museum, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Athens trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Athens is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Istanbul in August, with highs in Athens at 39°C and lows at 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
National Archaeological Museum ©
National Archaeological Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, thensteep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, contemplate the long history of Sistine Chapel, thenbrowse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

For photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Rome online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Athens to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in August, expect a bit cooler with lows of 24°C in Rome. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Sistine Chapel ©
Sistine Chapel

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thensteep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally admire the striking features of Campanile di Giotto. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, look for gifts at M.G. Design, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Florence road trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 20°C in Florence. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Joan Miro Foundation, stroll around Parc Guell, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally make a trip to Casa Batllo. Here are some ideas for day two: visit El Barri Gòtic, step into the grandiose world of Montjuic Castle, thensee the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona tour planner.

You can fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Florence in August, Barcelona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
On the 17th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Castell de Bellver, thenenjoy the sand and surf at Calo d'en Pellicer, and then stroll through Illetas Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Mallorca, thenstroll through Cala Tuent, and then kick back and relax at Playa de Muro.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Palma de Mallorca trip app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Palma de Mallorca takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In August, daytime highs in Palma de Mallorca are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Calo d'en Pellicer, Cala Tuent, Illetas Beach, Playa de Muro
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Catedral de Mallorca ©
Catedral de Mallorca
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Castell de Bellver ©
Castell de Bellver

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