26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Nice, France
— 5 nights
3
Milan, Italy
— 1 day
4
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
5
Dresden, Germany
— 1 night
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
8
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
9
London, United Kingdom
— 5 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: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Montmartre, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and head off the coast to Île de la Cité.

Before you visit Paris, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

If you are flying in from Brazil, the closest major aiports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

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

5
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Musee Picasso (in Antibes), La Croisette (in Cannes) and La Petite Cave de Saint Paul (in St-Paul-de-Vence). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, make a trip to Place Massena, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Nice day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Nice takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in December, with highs in Nice at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sun) so you can drive to Milan.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Antibes, La Croisette, La Petite Cave de Saint Paul, Eglise St Pierre & Paul
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 15:
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Musée Marc Chagall ©
Musée Marc Chagall
Musee Picasso ©
Musee Picasso
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

1
day
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): browse the different shops at Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castello Sforzesco.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Milan tour builder tool.

Traveling by car from Nice to Milan takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in December, things will get a bit cooler in Milan: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Shopping
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 16th (Mon), take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thensteep yourself in history at Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, thenmake a trip to Reichstag Building, and finally appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Bebelplatz, thenexamine the collection at Topography of Terror, thenappreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

To see photos, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin online attractions planner.

Getting from Milan to Berlin by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Dresden.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Walking tours
Brandenburg Gate ©
Brandenburg Gate
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building

1
night
Dresden, Germany

Dresden ©
Dresden boasts a long history as a royal residence of many Saxon kings.
On the 18th (Wed), pause for some serene contemplation at Frauenkirche Dresden.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Dresden trip itinerary app.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Dresden takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. December in Dresden sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 19th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Prague.

Things to do in Dresden

Historic Sites
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Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden
Procession of Princes ©
Procession of Princes
Oberlandesgericht Dresden ©
Oberlandesgericht Dresden

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): take in the views from Charles Bridge, thentake some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti. Keep things going the next day: explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, thenadmire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then wander the streets of Lesser Town.

To see maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Prague trip itinerary planning tool.

Getting from Dresden to Prague by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

For maps, ratings, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest travel route planner.

You can drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. December in Budapest sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Spas Museums
Find places to stay Dec 20 — 23:
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

5
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, get in on the family fun at Prater, explore the world behind art at Albertina, and make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip builder app.

Drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. December in Vienna sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 28:
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

5
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: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to London takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Vienna to London due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Vienna in December, expect London to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 2:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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