32 days in Europe Itinerary

32 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
2
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
6
Paris, France
— 4 nights
7
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
9
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights

3
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.
Hagia Sophia Museum and Suleymaniye Cami will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Ortakoy and Sultan Ahmed Mosque. There's lots more to do: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, take in the spiritual surroundings of Little Hagia Sophia, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria Draperis Church.

To find photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Istanbul trip itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Turkey Time is minus 2.5 hours. Expect much colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in March: highs in Istanbul hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Istanbul

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

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Doge's Palace and St Mark's Campanile. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica di San Marco and Piazza San Marco. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, examine the collection at Ca' Rezzonico, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Zaccaria.

To find photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Venice road trip planning site.

You can fly from Istanbul to Venice in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Venice, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Venice when traveling from Istanbul in March, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 9:
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Palazzo Vecchio. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castello del Trebbio and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to The Baptistery of St. John, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

To find ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In March in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trip

Castello del Trebbio
Find places to stay Mar 9 — 12:
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John

4
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Colosseum and Pantheon. St. Peter's Basilica and Palatine Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, wander the streets of Trastevere, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria della Vittoria, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Rome visit app.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. March in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Mar 12 — 16:
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral. Get a sense of the local culture at El Barri Gòtic and Casa Batllo. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta, stop by Las Ramblas, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and take a stroll through Ciutat Vella.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona attractions planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March in Barcelona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay Mar 16 — 19:
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

4
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Île de la Cité. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Montmartre, stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To find maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, read Paris online trip maker.

Fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, Paris is little chillier than Barcelona - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Get a sense of the local culture at Groeningemuseum and Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic Centre of Brugge and Onze-Lieve-Vrouw ter Potterie. And it doesn't end there: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, admire the landmark architecture of Stadhuis, don't miss a visit to Belfry of Bruges, and examine the collection at Friet Museum.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Bruges trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March in Bruges, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Nature
Find places to stay Mar 23 — 26:
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Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

3
nights
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Popular historic sites such as Matthias Church and Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar) are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Dohány Street Synagogue, ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, and contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square.

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Getting from Bruges to Budapest by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In March in Budapest, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 26 — 29:
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

3
nights
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.
Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like St. Stephen's Cathedral and Belvedere Palace. Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at The Hofburg, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Capuchin Church (Kapuzinerkirche), pause for some serene contemplation at Schottenkirche, and contemplate the long history of Freyung.

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Traveling by car from Budapest to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In March in Vienna, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Mar 29 — Apr 1:
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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