13 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

13 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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13 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  18​h
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Hamburg, Germany
— 2 nights
+2
train + tram + Fly:  4​h
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  15​h
5
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:  1​h 30​min
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

1
night
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.
On the 12th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, then take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: appreciate the history behind Hősök tere, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and finally explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find traveler tips, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest journey maker site .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Budapest is an approximately 18-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Central European Time is 4 hours. When traveling from Sao Paulo in August, plan for somewhat warmer days in Budapest, with highs around 32°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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.
On the 14th (Wed), take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, then wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, and finally step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle. Here are some ideas for day two: learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Katedrala Svateho Vita, then take some stellar pictures from Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Petrinska rozhledna.

To see where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Prague online travel route planner .

Traveling by flight from Budapest to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Budapest in August: highs in Prague hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Hamburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Hamburg, Germany

Hamburg ©
As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Kunsthalle Hamburg and then make a trip to Miniatur Wunderland. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Park Planten un Blomen and then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Hamburg Zoo.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Hamburg tour itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Prague to Hamburg in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Hamburg

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Hamburg Zoo ©
Hamburg Zoo
Miniatur Wunderland ©
Miniatur Wunderland
Kunsthalle Hamburg ©
Kunsthalle Hamburg

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, see the interesting displays at Anne Frank House, and get to know the resident critters at ARTIS.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam day trip tool .

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Hamburg to Amsterdam takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to travel to Rio de Janeiro.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Rio de Janeiro ©
Bustling with samba music and all-night street parties, no city encapsulates the spirit of Brazil better than Rio de Janeiro.
Rio de Janeiro is known for beaches, nature, parks, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the awesome beauty at Sugarloaf Mountain, make a trip to Escadaria Selaron, pause for some photo ops at Corcovado Christ the Redeemer, and take a peaceful walk through Parque Nacional Tijuca.

Discover how to plan a Rio de Janeiro trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Amsterdam to Rio de Janeiro in 15 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Brasilia Time (BRT), which is usually a -4 hour difference. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Amsterdam in August: high temperatures in Rio de Janeiro hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rio de Janeiro

Parks Nature Beaches
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Sugarloaf Mountain ©
Sugarloaf Mountain
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer ©
Corcovado Christ the Redeemer
Copacabana Beach ©
Copacabana Beach

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