30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  26 h
1
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Cannes, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
7
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 6 nights
Fly:  24 h
End: Brisbane, Australia

1
night
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): stop by Illum, take a stroll through Stroeget, and then explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, then get interesting insight from Copenhagen Family Tours, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn.

To see other places to visit, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen attractions planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Copenhagen is an approximately 26- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -9 hour difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Brisbane in March, with highs in Copenhagen at 9°C and lows at 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Outdoors Tours
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Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Stroeget ©
Stroeget
Illum ©
Illum

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Shop till you drop at Fallon & Byrne and Brown Thomas. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Temple Bar, don't miss a visit to Grafton Street, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Jameson Distillery Bow St., and browse the eclectic array of goods at Boulevard Gallery.

To see traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Dublin road trip planning website.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Dublin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Copenhagen to Dublin. In March, daytime highs in Dublin are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Dublin

Shopping Museums Neighborhoods
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Grafton Street ©
Grafton Street
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar
Jameson Distillery Bow St. ©
Jameson Distillery Bow St.

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.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, then stroll through Île de la Cité, and then stop by Le Marais. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Paris driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Dublin to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Paris. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Champs-Elysees ©
Champs-Elysees
Saint Germain des Pres Quarter ©
Saint Germain des Pres Quarter

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
For shopping fun, head to Museu Calouste Gulbenkian or A Outra Face da Lua. Spend the 10th (Sun) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Alfama, hunt for treasures at Feira da Ladra, shop like a local with Rossio Square, and make a trip to Belém Tower.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lisbon online road trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Lisbon. In March, Lisbon is somewhat warmer than Paris - with highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Outdoors Wildlife Tours
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Alfama ©
Alfama
Avenida da Liberdade ©
Avenida da Liberdade

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.
Shop till you drop at La Boqueria and Sanovation Barcelona. There's lots more to do: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll around CaixaForum, and enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona is 1 hour. In March in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Shopping Parks
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El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Playa de La Barceloneta ©
Playa de La Barceloneta
La Boqueria ©
La Boqueria

3
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
For shopping fun, head to La Croisette or Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya. Get out of town with these interesting Cannes side-trips: Avenue Jean Medecin (in Nice) and Station de Ski L'Audibergue (in Andon). There's lots more to do: wander the streets of Rue d'Antibes, stop by L'Antre des Delices, view the masterpieces at Galerie de Cannes, and browse the fresh offerings at Marche Forville.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read Cannes route planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Cannes in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In March in Cannes, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Neighborhoods Parks

Side Trips

Nice, Station de Ski L'Audibergue, L'Antre des Delices
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Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Station de Ski L'Audibergue ©
Station de Ski L'Audibergue
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

3
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.
Head to Via Condotti and Antiquariato Europeofor plenty of shopping. Next up on the itinerary: wander the streets of Trastevere, pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome online tour planner.

Getting from Cannes to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trastevere ©
Trastevere
Via Condotti ©
Via Condotti

2
nights
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 21st (Thu): take a stroll through Lesser Town, step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, and then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti. On your second day here, indulge in some culinary diversions at Prague for Two, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally look for gifts at Artel.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Prague online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Prague takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Rome in March, things will get a bit cooler in Prague: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Lesser Town
Lesser Town
Artel ©
Artel

6
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.
Visiting Bentler Tabiat Parki and Selale Parkuru will get you outdoors. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Kapali Carsi and Istiklal Street. Spend the 29th (Fri) exploring nature at Irmak Tabiat Parki. There's much more to do: stop by Taksim Square, get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, take a stroll through Ortakoy, and browse the exhibits of Ikonium Studio.

For more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Istanbul takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Prague to Istanbul. Traveling from Prague in March, Istanbul is a bit warmer at night with lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Nature Parks Wildlife
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Bentler Tabiat Parki ©
Bentler Tabiat Parki
Kapali Carsi ©
Kapali Carsi
Ortakoy ©
Ortakoy

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