23 days in Western Europe Itinerary

23 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Start: Curitiba, Brazil
Fly:  14 h 45 min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 45 min
2
Dublin, Ireland
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
5
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
8
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
9
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  15 h 30 min
End: Curitiba, Brazil

1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 2nd (Thu), don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then make a trip to Belém Tower, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): step into the grandiose world of Quinta da Regaleira, then snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril, then wander the streets of Alfama, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip site.

Curitiba, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Curitiba to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Curitiba in April, with lows around 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Alfama ©
Alfama

1
night
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.
On the 4th (Sat), wander the streets of Temple Bar, walk around St Stephens Green, then get lost in a book at Marsh's Library, and finally examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): stroll around Phoenix Park, examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and then admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Dublin day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Dublin takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon in April, things will get a bit cooler in Dublin: highs are around 13°C and lows about 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park
St Stephens Green ©
St Stephens Green

1
night
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 6th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), meet the residents at ARTIS, and then walk around Vondelpark.

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You can fly from Dublin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Dublin to Amsterdam is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, then take in the views from Tower Bridge, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, don't miss a visit to Big Ben, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

For reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planning app.

Do a combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. April in London sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Fri): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally make a trip to Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 18°C in April, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Luxembourg Gardens ©
Luxembourg Gardens
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

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 12th (Sun): make a trip to Placa d'Espanya, then stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through El Born, capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, and then indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary maker website.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in April, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 22°C and lows about 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Food Tours
Placa d'Espanya ©
Placa d'Espanya

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Piazza del Campo and Campanile di Giotto. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Siena to see Duomo di Siena about 1h 05 min away. There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Florence sightseeing app.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Florence takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April in Florence, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Siena
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Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and Galleria Borghese. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica.

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Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Food Tours
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): walk around Parque del Retiro and then indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, then admire the striking features of Palacio de Cibeles, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum.

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Madrid driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Rome to Madrid by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. On the 23rd (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours Museums Parks

Side Trip

Mirador del Valle
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Mirador del Valle ©
Mirador del Valle
Food Tours

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