23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
3
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Nice, France
— 2 nights
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
8
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
9
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
10
Paris, France
— 2 nights
11
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights

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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, wander the streets of The Jordaan, stroll around Vondelpark, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To see traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam travel planning website.

New York City, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 6 hours. Traveling from New York City in May, things will get little chillier in Amsterdam: highs are around 63°F and lows about 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 12 — 14:
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Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

1
night
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Brussels trip planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 45°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 14 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Serres Royales De Laeken ©
Serres Royales De Laeken
Atomium ©
Atomium

1
night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 16th (Sun), don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Milan online road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Brussels to Milan takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Brussels in May, with highs in Milan at 73°F and lows at 55°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay May 15 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

2
nights
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 16th (Sun): make a trip to Ratto della Sabina. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, pause for some photo ops at Monumento a Dante Alighieri, take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria.

To find where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 71°F, and evening lows to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
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
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 19th (Wed): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

For reviews, photos, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rome, with lows around 58°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

2
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, make a trip to Place Massena, then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, stop by Vieille Ville, then make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, and finally take a stroll through Avenue Jean Medecin.

For where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Nice trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Nice in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in May, expect nights in Nice to be about the same, around 57°F, while days are slightly colder, around 69°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nice

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 20 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, wander the streets of Las Ramblas, and stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Barcelona are 71°F, while nighttime lows are 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay May 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

2
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, and finally steep yourself in history at Capilla de Santa Maria de Jesus.

To find other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Seville trip itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Seville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in May, plan for a bit warmer days in Seville, with highs around 79°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 24 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 26th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, then contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de la Rosaleda.

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

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Madrid, with lows of 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay May 26 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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: explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris tour itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in May, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 64°F by day to 49°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay May 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip planning site.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. In May, daytime highs in London are 62°F, while nighttime lows are 46°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay May 30 — Jun 2:
Highlights from your plan
Tower of London ©
Tower of London
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

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