30 days in Western Europe Itinerary

30 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens, wander the streets of Plaka, and take some stellar pictures from Mount Lycabettus.

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, use the Athens trip planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Athens is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 6 hours. Traveling from Kuala Lumpur in October, expect Athens to be little chillier, temps between 28°C and 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then see the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and finally hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planning tool.

You can fly from Athens to Vienna in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Athens in October, expect Vienna to be slightly colder, temps between 17°C and 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, browse the exhibits of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, then contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and finally stroll through Mirabell Palace. On the 8th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), shop like a local with Getreidegasse, contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, then make a trip to Stiegl-Brauwelt, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Salzburg takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Salzburg sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

2
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.
On the 9th (Fri), examine the collection at Doge's Palace, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip builder app.

Getting from Salzburg to Venice by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. Traveling from Salzburg in October, expect Venice to be a bit warmer, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Keep things going the next day: ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Florence route maker website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. October in Florence sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 14°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese. On the 14th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Spanish Steps, then make a trip to Trevi Fountain, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

Start your trip to Rome by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, then pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, then walk around Parc Guell, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. October in Barcelona sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 18°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Lisbon is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In October in Lisbon, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Alfama ©
Alfama
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

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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.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and make a trip to Merrion Square.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Dublin trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon in October, expect Dublin to be little chillier, temps between 16°C and 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

4
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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find traveler tips, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Paris is 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

2
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 28th (Wed), explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then walk around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Dam Square, then admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam road trip planning site.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In October, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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