18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights

2
nights
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: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, take a stroll through Le Marais, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

To find maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

Belem, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Belem to Paris is 4 hours. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Belem in November, with highs in Paris at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
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 1st (Sun), explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 2nd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thenadmire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, thenget engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In November in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Find places to stay Nov 30 — Dec 2:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, make a trip to Staromestske namesti, thenget great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by Lesser Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Prague driving holiday app.

Fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In December, Prague is slightly colder than Amsterdam - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 2 — 4:
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, thenexamine the collection at House of Terror Museum, thencontemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Fri): snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenadmire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, and finally explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In December, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 6:
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
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 7th (Sat): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, and finally delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Rome trip simple and quick.

Getting from Budapest to Rome by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Budapest in December, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay Dec 6 — 8:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thensteep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

For more things to do, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. December in Barcelona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 12:
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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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 13th (Fri), step into the grandiose world of Quinta da Regaleira, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, thendon't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos. On the 14th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, and then make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa.

To see maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Lisbon itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In December in Lisbon, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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