23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
5
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
7
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
8
Paris, France
— 2 nights
9
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights

2
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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Pantheon and Palatine Hill. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus.

To find photos, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planning website.

Morelia, Mexico to Rome is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Morelia to Rome. When traveling from Morelia in May, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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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 25th (Sat): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thenexplore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo. On the 26th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Florence visit planning website.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Florence, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Campo del Ghetto, thenexamine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, thensteep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenbrowse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

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Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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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.
On the 29th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Belvarosi Nagyboldogasszony Foplebaniatemplom, thenadmire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), thenadmire the striking features of Matthias Church, and finally make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Gellert Hill Cave, steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, thensee the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest online visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Budapest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in May, expect little chillier with lows of °C in Budapest. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): examine the collection at The Hofburg, thensteep yourself in history at Belvedere Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, thensee the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip itinerary maker app.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Vienna are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 1:
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle. Museum-lovers will appreciate Jewish Museum in Prague and Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - National Gallery Prague. There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, wander the streets of Lesser Town, steep yourself in history at Powder Tower, and see the interesting displays at Lobkowicz Palace.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Prague tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Vienna in June: highs in Prague hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), thenexplore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, thensteep yourself in history at Maison d'Erasme, and finally examine the collection at Atomium. On the 7th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: examine the collection at Belgian Comic Strip Center, thenexamine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), thenexamine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally contemplate the long history of Grand Place.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels travel planning app.

You can fly from Prague to Brussels in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

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

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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.
On the 8th (Sat), admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in June, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit warmer, around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 10th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sta Maria la Real de la Almudena, thenadmire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, thenwalk around Parque del Retiro, thensee the interesting displays at Lope de Vega Museum, and finally examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip itinerary website.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in June; daily highs in Madrid reach °C and lows reach °C. On the 12th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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