23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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23 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  14​h 15​min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
9
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  13​h 45​min
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 9th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, stroll through Parc Guell, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then examine the collection at Museo Picasso, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona sightseeing planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Barcelona is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Barcelona, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in August, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 33°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the striking features of Pantheon, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Rome holiday planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in August, expect nights in Rome to be about the same, around 24°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 38°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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 13th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then appreciate the history behind Hősök tere, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge, admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest online trip itinerary planner .

You can do a combination of train and flight from Rome to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in August, expect Budapest to be slightly colder, temps between 32°C and 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Parliament ©
Parliament
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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 15th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Charles Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of Prague Castle, and finally wander the streets of Old Town Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Fri): take a stroll through Mala strana, then steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, and then learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

For more things to do, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Budapest to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in August, plan for slightly colder days in Prague, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Old Town Square ©
Old Town Square
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Rundetaarn, take in the spiritual surroundings of Frederiks Kirke (The Marble Church), then make a trip to The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue), then appreciate the extensive heritage of Nyhavn, and finally see the interesting displays at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Stroeget, contemplate the long history of Amalienborg, and then step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, use the Copenhagen online tour itinerary planner .

You can fly from Prague to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Prague in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Copenhagen: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Museums
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Stroeget ©
Stroeget
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

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 19th (Mon), explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then get engrossed in the history at Van Gogh Museum, and then stroll through Vondelpark. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and then stroll through ARTIS.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Copenhagen to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

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
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.
On the 21st (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Keep things going the next day: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

Plan a Paris trip in moments using our itinerary builder.

Getting from Amsterdam to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, breweries, historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol, take in the architecture and design of Trinity College Dublin, explore the historical opulence of Dublin Castle, and stroll through St. Stephen's Green.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Dublin travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Dublin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in August, expect Dublin to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Sintra National Palace). There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Belém Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Jeronimos Monastery, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, and appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Lisbon trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Fly from Dublin to Lisbon in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Dublin in August, expect Lisbon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. On the 30th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Sintra
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Food Tours
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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