60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 6 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
— 6 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Hagia Sophia and Suleymaniye Cami . Museum-lovers will get to explore Topkapi Palace and Chora Museum. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, contemplate the long history of Galata Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, and explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Istanbul trip itinerary maker app.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in August: high temperatures in Istanbul hover around 34°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Galata Tower ©
Galata Tower
Hagia Sophia ©
Hagia Sophia

4
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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Popular historic sites such as Fisherman's Bastion and Eger Castle are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will appreciate Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) and House of Terror Museum. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and get to know the fascinating history of Janoshegy.

For maps, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Budapest travel route builder.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Budapest takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Budapest is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in August, expect slightly colder with lows of 18°C in Budapest. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Theme Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

4
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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Doge's Palace and Basilica di San Marco. Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Museo Correr will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Verona (Piazza delle Erbe, Arena di Verona, &more) and Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua). There's still lots to do: make a trip to Piazza San Marco, examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

Before you visit Venice, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Getting from Budapest to Venice by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Budapest in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Venice, with lows around 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

4
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Museo dell'Opera Metropolitana. Visit Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Duomo di Siena for their historical value. Venture out of the city with trips to Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico (in Siena) and Poggio al Bosco (in Tavarnelle Val di Pesa). And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John, don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Florence attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Wineries

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Poggio al Bosco ©
Poggio al Bosco
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

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 Vatican Museums. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Pantheon and Piazza Navona. Get out of town with these interesting Rome side-trips: Tivoli (Villa d'Este & Villa Adriana). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, make a trip to Roman Forum, and stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Get some historical perspective at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Las Ramblas and Parc Guell. Venture out of the city with trips to Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar), Scuba & Snorkeling (in Sant Feliu de Guixols) and Lloret de Mar (Fenals Beach & Playa Cala Sa Boadella). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Platja Fonda, stroll through San Pol Beach, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and look for all kinds of wild species at Camino de Ronda.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in August, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around 25°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 33°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 27th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum and then explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, then make a trip to Plaza Mayor, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Barcelona, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some cultural insight at Quinta da Regaleira and Castelo de S. Jorge. Head to Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Rossio Squarefor some retail therapy. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Sintra National Palace, Park and National Palace of Pena, &more). And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, make a trip to Belém Tower, see the interesting displays at National Museum of Ancient Art, and get a taste of the local shopping with Avenida da Liberdade.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon holiday planner.

Getting from Madrid to Lisbon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Madrid in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 20°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Side Trip

Highlights from your plan
The Best Portugal ©
The Best Portugal
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo dos Mouros ©
Castelo dos Mouros

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Grafton Street and James Joyce Cultural Centre. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy), Curracloe Beach (in Curracloe) and Ferns Castle (in Ferns). The adventure continues: explore the historical opulence of Kilkenny Castle, get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland, and see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

For where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dublin road trip planning app.

Fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Lisbon in September, with highs in Dublin at 19°C and lows at 10°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

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Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Visiting Dalhousie Castle Falconry and The Northumberland Coast Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty will get you outdoors. Edinburgh Castle and National Museum of Scotland are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Venture out of the city with trips to Beadnell Bay Beach (in Beadnell) and Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines (in Errol). Next up on the itinerary: take in the exciting artwork at Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, stop by Edinburgh Old Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, and see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia.

To see photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Edinburgh online holiday builder.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Dalhousie Castle Falconry ©
Dalhousie Castle Falconry

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Leidseplein. Get some historical perspective at Anne Frank House and Grote Markt. Get out of town with these interesting Amsterdam side-trips: The Hague (The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery & Madurodam). There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, examine the collection at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and steep yourself in history at Willet-Holthuysen Museum.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip builder app.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Edinburgh to Amsterdam, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In September, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Le Marais. Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Rouen (Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, take a stroll through Montmartre, stroll the grounds of Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Paris road trip planning website.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Staromestske namesti and Prague Astronomical Clock. Museum-lovers will appreciate Jewish Museum in Prague and St. George's Basilica. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, get a dose of the wild on a nature and wildlife tour, get to know the fascinating history of The Vrtba Garden, and get engrossed in the history at Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - National Gallery Prague.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague online travel route planner.

Getting from Paris to Prague by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, daytime highs in Prague are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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