58 days in Europe, Asia, United States, South America & Africa Itinerary

58 days in Europe, Asia, United States, South America & Africa Itinerary

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58 days in Europe, Asia, United States, South America & Africa Itinerary

Start: Munich, Germany
Fly:  4​h 15​min
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
3
Salzburg, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
4
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
5
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
6
Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
7
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Isfahan, Iran
— 1 night
Fly + train:  20​h 45​min
9
Kyoto, Japan
— 3 nights
train + Fly:  14​h 15​min
10
San Francisco, United States
— 3 nights
Fly + bus:  8​h 45​min
11
New York City, United States
— 3 nights
Fly:  13​h 30​min
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Cusco, Peru
— 2 nights
Fly + Drive:  32​h
13
Porto-Novo, Benin
— 1 day
Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
14
Saint-Louis, Senegal
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  18​h 30​min
15
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
16
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
17
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
18
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
19
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
20
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
End: Munich, Germany

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Visit Piazza del Duomo and Basilica San Vitale for their historical value. Get a sense of the local culture at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Step out of Florence with an excursion to Duomo di Modena in Modena--about 1h 30 min away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence day trip planning tool .

Munich, Germany to Florence is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Munich in March, with highs in Florence at 17°C and lows at 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Duomo di Modena, Basilica San Vitale
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Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria

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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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Roman Forum and Cupola di San Pietro. Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rome: Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto) and Villa Adriana (in Tivoli). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip app .

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Vatican City, Duomo di Orvieto, Villa Adriana
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Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Visit Salzburger Altstadt and Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus) for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Fortress Hohensalzburg and Mozarts Geburtshaus. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franziskanerkirche, see the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum, and admire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Salzburg online trip builder .

Getting from Rome to Salzburg by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rome in March; daily highs in Salzburg reach 12°C and lows reach 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Belvedere Palace and Albertina. Get some cultural insight at Schonbrunn Palace and Imperial Palace (Hofburg). There's much more to do: take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Maria Am Gestade.

For traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Vienna road trip tool .

Getting from Salzburg to Vienna by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Zagreb trip planning site .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Zagreb takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Vienna in March, plan for somewhat warmer days in Zagreb, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 1°C. You'll set off for Athens on the 15th (Sun).

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours Nightlife Outdoors
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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Acropolis of Athens and Acropolis Museum. Get some historical perspective at Archaeological Site Mycenae and Ancient Agora of Athens. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, see the interesting displays at Technopolis City of Athens, have fun and explore at Hellenic Children's Museum, and wander the streets of Plaka.

To find traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Athens road trip website .

You can fly from Zagreb to Athens in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Zagreb to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Zagreb in March, with highs in Athens at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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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.
Explore hidden gems such as Historic Areas of Istanbul and Basilica Cistern. Get some cultural insight at Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) and Kariye Museum (The Chora Church). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, examine the collection at Ural Ataman Classic Car Museum, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul tour planner .

Traveling by flight from Athens to Istanbul takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in March, you will find days in Istanbul are little chillier (14°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Isfahan.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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Isfahan, Iran

Isfahan ©
A cultural hub in the center of the country, Esfahan boasts a proud heritage of art, architecture, and craftsmanship.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Chehel Sotoun, explore the historical opulence of Aali Qapu Palace, make a trip to Naqsh-e Jahan Square, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque, and finally admire the masterpieces at Isfahan Music Museum.

Plan trip to Isfahan with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Fly from Istanbul to Isfahan in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Istanbul in March, you will find days in Isfahan are a bit warmer (21°C), and nights are slightly colder (1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Kyoto.

Things to do in Isfahan

Historic Sites Museums
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Isfahan Music Museum ©
Isfahan Music Museum
Naqsh-e Jahan Square ©
Naqsh-e Jahan Square
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque ©
Sheikh Lotfollah Mosque

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Kyoto, Japan

Kyoto ©
The national capital for over a thousand years, Kyoto retains much of the charm of old Japan, boasting numerous temples and shrines that seem completely untouched by the modern world.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Nijo Castle, then steep yourself in history at Sanjusangendo Temple, then contemplate the long history of Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine, and finally contemplate the long history of Kiyomizu-dera Temple. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Arashiyama, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Ryoanji Temple, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kinkaku-ji.

To find ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Kyoto trip maker app .

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Isfahan to Kyoto takes 21 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Traveling from Isfahan to Kyoto, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Isfahan in March, you will find days in Kyoto are little chillier (16°C), and nights are about the same (5°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to San Francisco.

Things to do in Kyoto

Historic Sites
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Kiyomizu-dera Temple ©
Kiyomizu-dera Temple
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine ©
Fushimi Inari-taisha Shrine
Kinkaku-ji ©
Kinkaku-ji

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San Francisco, United States

San Francisco ©
San Francisco is a top holiday destination featuring scenic beauty and great ethnic and cultural diversity.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Golden Gate Bridge and Exploratorium. Let the collections at Asian Art Museum and California Academy of Sciences capture your imagination. The adventure continues: head off the coast to Alcatraz Island, take in the spiritual surroundings of Grace Cathedral, steep yourself in history at SS Jeremiah O'Brien, and take a leisurely stroll along Fisherman's Wharf.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our San Francisco day trip planning website .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Kyoto to San Francisco in 14.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus, flight, and train. Traveling from Kyoto to San Francisco, you'll gain 17 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Kyoto in March, expect San Francisco to be somewhat warmer, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to New York City.

Things to do in San Francisco

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums
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Exploratorium ©
Exploratorium
Golden Gate Bridge ©
Golden Gate Bridge
Alcatraz Island ©
Alcatraz Island

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New York City, United States

New York City ©
Writer Pearl Buck once called New York City “a place apart,” and this giant urban center remains unlike any other in the world.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Frick Collection. Your inner history buff will appreciate Ellis Island and 9/11 Memorial. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at The Museum of Modern Art, don't miss a visit to Empire State Building, examine the collection at New York Public Library, and pause for some photo ops at Statue of Liberty National Monument.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the New York City road trip planning website .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from San Francisco to New York City in 9 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Pacific Standard Time to Eastern Standard Time is 3 hours. Traveling from San Francisco in March, expect New York City to be a bit cooler, temps between 11°C and 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can travel to Cusco.

Things to do in New York City

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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KGB Espionage Museum ©
KGB Espionage Museum
The Metropolitan Museum of Art ©
The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Ellis Island ©
Ellis Island

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Cusco, Peru

Cusco ©
Capital of the Inca Empire for three centuries, World Heritage-listed Cusco is now a major tourist destination, drawing nearly 2 million annual tourists with its well-preserved colonial architecture and proximity to Machu Picchu.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Museo de Arte Precolombino and Museo Inka. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Centro Historico De Cusco and Iglesia De Santo Domingo. Take a break from Cusco with a short trip to Salinas de Maras in Maras, about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Sacsayhuaman, delve into the distant past at Sacred Valley of the Incas, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cusco Cathedral.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Cusco trip itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from New York City to Cusco takes 13.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from New York City in April, you will find days in Cusco are a bit warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Porto-Novo.

Things to do in Cusco

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Salinas de Maras, Sacred Valley of the Incas
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Centro Historico De Cusco ©
Centro Historico De Cusco
Sacsayhuaman ©
Sacsayhuaman
Cusco Cathedral ©
Cusco Cathedral

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Porto-Novo, Benin

Porto-Novo ©
Porto-Novo is the capital of Benin, and was the capital of French Dahomey. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Ethnographique Museum of Porto Novo, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre Dame de l'Immaculee Conception, and then explore the historical opulence of Musee Honme (Palais Royal).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Porto-Novo trip itinerary planning site .

Explore your travel options from Cusco to Porto-Novo with the Route module. The time zone changes from Peru Time to Western African Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from Cusco in April, expect Porto-Novo to be much warmer, temps between 38°C and 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Saint-Louis.

Things to do in Porto-Novo

Historic Sites Museums
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Saint-Louis, Senegal

Saint-Louis ©
West Africa's first French settlement, World Heritage-listed Saint-Louis (or Ndar in Wolof) shows off its colonial architectural style with an ambience of tranquility and historical charm.
On the 8th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Le Camee, view the masterpieces at Galerie Arte, then explore the striking landscape of Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary, and finally stop by Rama diaw.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, use the Saint-Louis online route planner .

Getting from Porto-Novo to Saint-Louis by combination of flight and car takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Porto-Novo to Saint-Louis. Traveling from Porto-Novo in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Saint-Louis, with lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Saint-Louis

Shopping Parks Wildlife
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Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary ©
Djoudj National Bird Sanctuary

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Appreciate the collections at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Royal Palace of Madrid and Alcazar de Segovia are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Catedral Primada (in Toledo) and The Walls of Avila (in Avila). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida, and make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Madrid road trip planning website .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Saint-Louis to Madrid. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Saint-Louis to Madrid. While traveling from Saint-Louis, expect cooler days and slightly colder nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Catedral Primada, Alcazar of Segovia, The Walls of Avila
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Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
The Walls of Avila ©
The Walls of Avila

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Barcelona Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Dali Theatre-Museum and Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. There's lots more to do: stroll around Parc Guell, explore the historical opulence of Montjuic Castle, examine the collection at Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares), and admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To find where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Barcelona online holiday planner .

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In April in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Dali Theatre-Museum
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Dali Theatre-Museum ©
Dali Theatre-Museum
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar ©
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Let the collections at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain and Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews capture your imagination. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Église Saint Veran and La Maison du Portal. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Nice: Cathedrale Notre Dame de l'Assomption d`Entrevaux (in Entrevaux), La Madone d'Utelle (in Utelle) and Coaraze (Ruines de Rocca Sparviera & Eglise Saint Jean Baptiste). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Palais Lascaris, step into the grandiose world of Ruines de Chateauneuf Villevieille, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint Hospice, and make a trip to Eglise.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Nice day trip website .

You can fly from Barcelona to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Coaraze, Utelle, St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat, Eglise, Ruines de Chateauneuf Villevieille
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Église Saint Veran ©
Église Saint Veran

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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.
Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Your inner history buff will appreciate Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the different monuments and memorials at Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, wander the streets of Montmartre, and contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris day trip website .

You can fly from Nice to Paris in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Paris, with lows of 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Visit Churchill War Rooms and Buckingham Palace for their historical value. Let the collections at National Gallery and Natural History Museum capture your imagination. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, and make a trip to Tower of London.

Take the guesswork out of planning a London vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Let the collections at Van Gogh Museum and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery capture your imagination. Popular historic sites such as Anne Frank House and Willet-Holthuysen Museum are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, see the interesting displays at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planning website .

You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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