25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Ronda, Spain
— 1 night
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Costa Adeje, Spain
— 3 nights
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Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary

Pearl of the Danube

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 10th (Thu): snap pictures at Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid), pick up some local products at Central Market Hall, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, and finally contemplate the long history of Matthias Church. On the next day, contemplate the waterfront views at Danube River, step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building.

To find other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest journey planner.

Vijayawada, India to Budapest is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Vijayawada to Budapest is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Vijayawada in December, expect Budapest to be much colder, temps between 5°C and -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 11:

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Vienna, Austria

City of Dreams

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 12th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Hundertwasserhaus, browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and finally get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo. Here are some ideas for day two: hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, get a sense of history and politics at Rathaus, then examine the collection at The Hofburg, then explore the world behind art at Albertina, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 5°C, and evening lows to 0°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 11 — 13:

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Salzburg, Austria

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Mon): admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), contemplate the long history of Salzburger Altstadt, admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter).

For traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Salzburg trip planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 6°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 14:

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Prague, Czech Republic

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, wander the streets of Lesser Town, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue. On the next day, take a stroll through Hradcany, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, then get great views at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, and finally indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Prague holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. December in Prague sees daily highs of 5°C and lows of 0°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 16:

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom, pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, then don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate, then take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and finally examine the collection at Topography of Terror. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of East Side Gallery, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then don't miss a visit to Gendarmenmarkt, then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, and finally contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall.

To see ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Berlin online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 18:

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Brussels, Belgium

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 19th (Sat), don't miss a visit to Grand Place, don't miss a visit to Hôtel de Ville de Bruxelles, see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), then examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), then admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire, and finally see the interesting displays at Belgian Comic Strip Center. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, examine the collection at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, then examine the collection at Atomium, and finally find something for the whole family at Mini-Europe.

To see photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Brussels online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Berlin to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, daytime highs in Brussels are 7°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 18 — 20:

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Paris, France

City of Light

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 21st (Mon): wander the streets of Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Louvre Museum, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, and then wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris road trip website.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Ronda.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 22:

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Ronda, Spain

City of Dreams

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
On the 23rd (Wed), take a stroll through Old City, explore by horseback at Paddock Paradise Ronda, then identify plant and animal life at Reservatauro Ronda, then explore the stunning scenery at El Tajo de Ronda, and finally get great views at Mirador puente nuevo de Ronda.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Ronda trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Ronda takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Ronda: highs are around 19°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Costa Adeje.

Things to do in Ronda

Parks · Wildlife · Trails · Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:

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Costa Adeje, Spain

Whether you're a sophisticated pleasure seeker with the taste for Canarian cuisine and classy shopping, or a nature lover hungry of adventures, you can have it all on a well-balanced Costa Adeje vacation.
Relax by the water at Playa del Duque and Playa de las Vistas. Get in touch with nature at Mount Teide and LJ Diving Tenerife. When in Costa Adeje, make a side trip to see Playa de las Teresitas in Santa Cruz de Tenerife, approximately Santa Cruz de Tenerife away. It doesn't end there: appreciate the views at Masca Valley and surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour.

For where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Costa Adeje travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Ronda to Costa Adeje takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Ronda to Costa Adeje is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Ronda in December, expect Costa Adeje to be a bit warmer, temps between 26°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Costa Adeje

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 23 — 26:

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Maspalomas, Spain

Home to Gran Canary's Most Beautiful Beach

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Get in touch with nature at Las Canteras Beach and Playa de Mogan. Step off the beaten path and head to Playa de Amadores and Scuba & Snorkeling. Get out of town with these interesting Maspalomas side-trips: Roque Bentayga (in Tejeda), Area Recreativa de La Laguna (in Valleseco) and Playa de Tufia (in Telde). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas, tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa De Las Burras, indulge in some personalized pampering at Thai Holistic Massage, and gear up at Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Maspalomas day trip planning tool.

Fly from Costa Adeje to Maspalomas in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In December, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Wildlife

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:

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Barcelona, Spain

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally stroll around Parc Guell.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Barcelona visit planner.

Getting from Maspalomas to Barcelona by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Maspalomas to Barcelona. Traveling from Maspalomas in December, things will get a bit cooler in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Outdoors · Historic Sites · Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:

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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

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 31st (Thu): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and finally steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica. On the 1st (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, contemplate the long history of Roman Forum, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

For traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome road trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 16°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 30 — Jan 2: