25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly:  34 h
1
Riga, Latvia
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
2
Tallinn, Estonia
— 4 nights
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
3
Helsinki, Finland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h
4
Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
5
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
6
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
Fly:  28 h
End: Sydney, Australia

3
nights
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
Get a sense of the local culture at Vermanes Garden and Old City Riga (Vecriga). Explore hidden gems such as Dzintari Forest Park and Alberta Iela. There's lots more to do: get outside with Jurmala Beach, hunt for treasures at Central Market (Centraltirgus), and don't miss a visit to Riga Town Hall Square.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Riga trip itinerary app.

Brisbane, Australia to Riga is an approximately 25- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Riga when traveling from Brisbane in July, with lows around 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 6th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Tallinn.

Things to do in Riga

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Jurmala
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Dzintari Forest Park ©
Dzintari Forest Park
Vermanes Garden ©
Vermanes Garden
Jurmala Beach ©
Jurmala Beach

4
nights
Tallinn, Estonia

Tallinn ©
A historic city with its eye firmly on the future, Tallinn blends medieval fortifications, gleaming skyscrapers, and charming boutiques with a spattering of Soviet relics.
Explore hidden gems such as St. Olaf’s Church and Kumu Art Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Tallinn Town Wall and Aleksander Nevski Katedraali. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Town Hall Pharmacy, don't miss a visit to Toompea Hill, get engrossed in the history at Vabamu – The Museum of Occupations and Freedom, and walk around Kadriorg Park.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Tallinn trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Riga to Tallinn in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Helsinki.

Things to do in Tallinn

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Town Hall Pharmacy ©
Town Hall Pharmacy
Kumu Art Museum ©
Kumu Art Museum
Tallinn Town Wall ©
Tallinn Town Wall

3
nights
Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©
Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Get a sense of the local culture at The Esplanadi Park and Temppeliaukio Church. Kamppi Chapel of Silence and Sea Fortress Suomenlinna will appeal to history buffs. Step out of Helsinki with an excursion to Ekenas Archipelago National Park in Raseborg--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, make a trip to Old Market Hall, pause for some serene contemplation at Helsinki Cathedral, and savor the flavors at Hietalahti Market.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, use the Helsinki route planner.

You can ride a ferry from Tallinn to Helsinki in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. July in Helsinki sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Parks Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Ekenas Archipelago National Park
Highlights from your plan
Hakaniemi Market ©
Hakaniemi Market
The Esplanadi Park ©
The Esplanadi Park
Kamppi Chapel of Silence ©
Kamppi Chapel of Silence

4
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Get in touch with nature at Stockholm Canals and Skeppsholmen. Explore hidden gems such as Monteliusvagen and Ostermalm Saluhall. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Skansen, admire the striking features of Drottningholm Palace, admire the masterpieces at Fotografiska Stockholm, and wander the streets of Stockholm Old Town.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Stockholm online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Stockholm takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Helsinki to Stockholm is minus 1 hour. July in Stockholm sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Nature Parks

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
Highlights from your plan
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Stockholm Old Town ©
Stockholm Old Town

4
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Do your shopping at Aker Brygge and Karl Johans gate. Visit Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning) and Norsk Folkemuseum for their historical value. There's still lots to do: explore the landscape on two wheels at Bygdøy, take an in-depth tour of Fram Museum, see the interesting displays at Viking Ship Museum, and explore the world behind art at Vigeland Museum.

For photos, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Oslo day trip tool.

Fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Stockholm in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Oslo, with lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Bygdøy ©
Bygdøy
Viking Ship Museum ©
Viking Ship Museum

3
nights
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Nyhavn and National Gallery of Denmark. Step off the beaten path and head to Torvehallerne and Eskebjerg Vesterlyng. Go for a jaunt from Copenhagen to Hoejby to see Gudmindrup Beach about 1h 20 min away. There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Our Saviour's Church and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bellevue Beach.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Copenhagen online journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Oslo to Copenhagen takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in July, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Eskebjerg Vesterlyng, Gudmindrup Beach, Bellevue Beach
Highlights from your plan
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Our Saviour's Church ©
Our Saviour's Church
Torvehallerne ©
Torvehallerne

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