20 days in South America & Europe Itinerary

20 days in South America & Europe Itinerary

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20 days in South America & Europe Itinerary

Start: Goiania, Brazil
1
Brasilia, Brazil
— 1 day
Fly:  12​h
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
3
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
4
Hohenschwangau, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 15​min
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
8
Munich, Germany
— Few hours
Fly:  6​h 15​min
9
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  12​h
10
Brasilia, Brazil
— Few hours
End: Goiania, Brazil

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day
Brasilia, Brazil

Brasilia ©
Although it lacks the cultural flair of Rio de Janeiro and the massive urban sprawl of Sao Paulo, Brasilia holds a fascinating place in the tapestry of Brazil.
On the 28th (Sun), take an in-depth tour of Memorial JK, admire the landmark architecture of Catedral Metropolitana, and then take in the waterfront at Pontao do Lago Sul.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Brasilia trip maker .

Goiania to Brasilia is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Brasilia can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Brasilia

Museums Historic Sites
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Memorial JK ©
Memorial JK
Catedral Metropolitana ©
Catedral Metropolitana

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get a sense of the local culture at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Belém Tower. Step out of the city life by going to Parque Natural da Arrabida and Boca do Inferno. Venture out of the city with trips to Evora (Capela dos Ossos, Sao Joao Evangelista Church (Evora), & more). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Museu Colecao Berardo, examine the collection at National Museum of Ancient Art, view the masterpieces at Genesis - Sebastiao Salgado, and shop like a local with A Cerca.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Lisbon trip itinerary planning site .

Getting from Brasilia to Lisbon by flight takes about 12 hours. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Brasilia to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brasilia in July: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Evora, Boca do Inferno, Parque Natural da Arrabida, A Cerca
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Capela dos Ossos ©
Capela dos Ossos

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nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Escape the urban bustle at DAV Kletter- und Boulderzentrum and Tierpark Hellabrunn. Head to Viktualienmarkt and Schack-Galeriefor some retail therapy. The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Asam Church, explore the world behind art at Glyptothek, and engage your brain at Deutsches Museum.

To see other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Munich travel planning app .

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Munich takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Lisbon in August, expect Munich to be a bit cooler, temps between 28°C and 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can drive to Hohenschwangau.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

1
night
Hohenschwangau, Germany

Hohenschwangau ©
A picturesque village nestled in a green valley on the shores of a lake, Hohenschwangau receives nearly two million visitors every year.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hohenschwangau, enjoy the sand and surf at Alpseebad, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Kirche St. Georg, then explore the historical opulence of Neuschwanstein Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Koloman, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Wies Church.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Hohenschwangau trip itinerary planning app .

Drive from Munich to Hohenschwangau in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Hohenschwangau

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Schwangau, Wies Church
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Schloss Hohenschwangau ©
Schloss Hohenschwangau
Schloss Neuschwanstein ©
Schloss Neuschwanstein
Kirche St. Georg ©
Kirche St. Georg

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.
Visit Parco delle Mura e dei Forti and Parrocchia di San Michele Arcangelo for their historical value. Get outdoors at Albachiara Beach and Bagni Clodia. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Bahia del Sole (in Sottomarina), Chioggia (Sabbia e Sale Feeling Beach & Chioggia Kart) and Parco Faunistico Valcorba (in Pozzonovo). There's more to do: explore the wealth of natural beauty at Parco Naturale Regionale del Delta del Po.

To find other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Venice trip planner .

Drive from Hohenschwangau to Venice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Hohenschwangau in August; daily highs in Venice reach 34°C and lows reach 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Chioggia, Parco delle Mura e dei Forti, Parrocchia di San Michele Arcangelo, Parco Faunistico Valcorba
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Bahia del Sole ©
Bahia del Sole
Parco delle Mura e dei Forti ©
Parco delle Mura e dei Forti
Parrocchia di San Michele Arcangelo ©

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.
On the 9th (Fri), explore the activities along Lago di Nemi, get some fabulous bargains at Castel Romano Designer Outlet, and then look for gifts at Sweet Sweet Way. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Palazzo Chigi di Ariccia, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Tempio di Castore e Polluce, and then get in on the family fun at Cinecitta World.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip builder website .

Getting from Venice to Rome by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Shopping Theme Parks Parks

Side Trip

Lago di Nemi
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Castel Romano Designer Outlet ©
Castel Romano Designer Outlet
Palazzo Chigi di Ariccia ©
Palazzo Chigi di Ariccia
Lago di Nemi ©
Lago di Nemi

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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.
For shopping fun, head to Musee intercommunal d'Etampes or L'Empreinte. Get some historical perspective at Chateau de Fontainebleau and Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Parc des Felins (in Lumigny-Nesles-Ormeaux), Saint-Maurice Church (in Blandy) and Eglise Saint-Etienne (in Brie-Comte-Robert). There's still lots to do: stop by Il Mercato, delve into the lush surroundings at Fontainebleau Forest (Foret de Fontainebleau), and meet the residents at Parc Animalier de Janvry.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paris attractions planner.

You can fly from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rome in August: high temperatures in Paris hover around 29°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Paris

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Museums

Side Trips

Fontainebleau, Parc Animalier de Janvry, Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte, Saint-Maurice Church, Il Mercato
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Parc des Felins ©
Parc des Felins
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Fontainebleau
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte ©
Chateau de Vaux-le-Vicomte

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hours
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan and then admire the masterpieces at Alte Pinakothek.

To see photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Munich trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from Paris to Munich by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Historic Sites
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Alte Pinakothek ©
Alte Pinakothek
Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan ©
Theatinerkirche St. Kajetan

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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, then see the interesting displays at National Coach Museum, and then take a memorable tour with Tours.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon journey planner .

You can fly from Munich to Lisbon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Munich to Lisbon. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Munich in August, with highs in Lisbon at 35°C and lows at 20°C. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Fri) before leaving for Brasilia.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Outdoors Tours

Side Trip

National Coach Museum
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National Coach Museum ©
National Coach Museum
Speed Boats Tours
Padrao dos Descobrimentos ©
Padrao dos Descobrimentos

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hours
Brasilia, Brazil

Brasilia
To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Brasilia trip planner .

You can fly from Lisbon to Brasilia in 12 hours. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 3 hours traveling from Lisbon to Brasilia. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Lisbon in August since evenings lows in Brasilia dip to 15°C. On the 16th (Fri), you're off tohome.

Things to do in Brasilia

Nightlife Museums Shopping
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