28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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28 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Porto Alegre, Brazil
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Lugano, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  2​h
3
Lucerne, Switzerland
— Few hours
Drive:  45​min
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
5
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h 45​min
6
Pilsen, Czech Republic
— 1 day
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 30​min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h
9
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
11
Zagreb, Croatia
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
12
Trieste, Italy
— 1 night
13
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 45​min
14
Bologna, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 15​min
15
Milan, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  19​h 30​min
End: Porto Alegre, Brazil

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sun): don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, and then appreciate the history behind Il Scior Carera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, then steep yourself in history at Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museo Poldi Pezzoli.

For maps and more tourist information, go to the Milan holiday tool .

Porto Alegre, Brazil to Milan is an approximately 19.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Time to Central European Time is 4 hours. In September in Milan, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lugano.

Things to do in Milan

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

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Lugano, Switzerland

Lugano
Located in the popular holiday region of Ticino, Lugano is the largest Italian-speaking town in Switzerland.
To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, go to the Lugano tour itinerary maker website .

Traveling by car from Milan to Lugano takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 3rd (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Lucerne.

Things to do in Lugano

Parks
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Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
For reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lucerne trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Lugano to Lucerne in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lugano in September; daily highs in Lucerne reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to go by car to Zurich.
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Chapel Bridge ©
Chapel Bridge
Lion Monument ©
Lion Monument

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Wed): take an in-depth tour of Swiss National Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Fraumünster Church, and then explore the activities along Lake Zurich.

For more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Zurich vacation builder website .

You can drive from Lucerne to Zurich in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Museums
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Swiss National Museum ©
Swiss National Museum
Fraumünster Church ©
Fraumünster Church

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Thu), walk around English Garden, then get curious at Deutsches Museum, then make a trip to Marienplatz, and finally pause for some photo ops at Moriskentanzer. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz, then take an in-depth tour of Schloss Nymphenburg, and then examine the collection at BMW Welt.

To plan Munich vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Munich takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In September, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Pilsen.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Schloss Nymphenburg ©
Schloss Nymphenburg
English Garden ©
English Garden
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz

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day
Pilsen, Czech Republic

Pilsen ©
The birthplace of one of the world's favorite beer brands, Pilsen features a compact city center packed with museums, galleries, churches, restaurants, and pubs.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): sample the tasty concoctions at Pilsner Urquell Brewery, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Bartholomew's Cathedral, then meet the residents at Zoo Plzen, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Great Synagogue.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Pilsen trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Munich to Pilsen in 3 hours. In September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Pilsen

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Outdoors
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St Bartholomew's Cathedral ©
St Bartholomew's Cathedral
Pilsner Urquell Brewery ©
Pilsner Urquell Brewery
Great Synagogue
Great Synagogue

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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 8th (Sun): take a stroll through Old Town Square, appreciate the extensive heritage of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally make a trip to Charles Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and then wander the streets of Mala strana.

To see photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Prague itinerary planning website .

Drive from Pilsen to Prague in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. September in Prague sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Mon) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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Old Town Square ©
Old Town Square
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), take in nature's colorful creations at Schonbrunn Palace, and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Mary's on the Bank (Maria Am Gestade). On the 11th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Cathedral, then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, then explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of the Jesuits.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Vienna trip planning website .

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) early enough to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Schonbrunn Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

1
night
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
On the 12th (Thu), take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Martin's Cathedral (Dom svateho Martina), and then explore the historical opulence of Devin Castle (hrad). On the next day, take in the views from Stary most, make a trip to Slavin War Memorial, explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, pause for some photo ops at Cumil, then enjoy breathtaking views from UFO Observation Deck, and finally don't miss a visit to Michael's Gate (Michalska brana).

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Bratislava trip planner .

Drive from Vienna to Bratislava in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Devin Castle (hrad) ©
Devin Castle (hrad)
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle

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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.
On the 17th (Tue), snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally ponder the world of politics at Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Matthias Church, don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion, and then pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Budapest travel route planning website .

Getting from Bratislava to Budapest by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Mon): stroll through Art Park Zagreb. Here are some ideas for day two: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Zagreb travel itinerary planner .

Drive from Budapest to Zagreb in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or fly. In September, daytime highs in Zagreb are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Thu) so you can go by car to Trieste.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Room Escape Games
Walking tours
Zagreb 80's Museum ©
Zagreb 80's Museum

1
night
Trieste, Italy

Trieste ©
Trieste is a charming old town with a quiet atmosphere often compared to eastern European cities.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Civico Museo della Risiera di San Sabba, head outdoors with Grotta Gigante, then don't miss a visit to Molo Audace, then appreciate the history behind Le Ragazze di Trieste, and finally make a trip to Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia.

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

Drive from Zagreb to Trieste in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Traveling from Zagreb in September, Trieste is a bit warmer at night with lows of 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Trieste

Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Grotta Gigante
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Grotta Gigante ©
Grotta Gigante
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia ©
Piazza dell'Unita d'Italia
Civico Museo della Risiera di San Sabba ©

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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.
On the 20th (Fri), explore the activities along Canal Grande, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally admire the striking features of Doge's Palace. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square.

Make your Venice itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

You can drive from Trieste to Venice in 2 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bologna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
St. Mark's Square ©
St. Mark's Square
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Bologna, Italy

Bologna ©
A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): take in panoramic vistas at Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda, take an in-depth tour of La Macchina del Tempo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Petronio, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria della Vita, and finally contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore. Here are some ideas for day two: do a tasting at Acetaia Villa San Donnino, get interesting insight from Tours, then see the interesting displays at Museo Ferrari, then take an in-depth tour of Museum of the History of Bologna, and finally pick up some new knowledge with Academya Lingue.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Bologna tour builder tool .

You can drive from Venice to Bologna in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Bologna can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Bologna

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Maranello, Acetaia Villa San Donnino
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Academya Lingue ©
Academya Lingue
Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda ©
Torri degli Asinelli e Garisenda
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©

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Milan, Italy

Milan ©
On the 24th (Tue), stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of La Citta Alta, and then find something for the whole family at Leolandia. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore and take pictures at Stadio Giuseppe Meazza (San Siro), and then steep yourself in history at Il Cenacolo.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Milan trip itinerary planner .

Getting from Bologna to Milan by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trips

Leolandia, La Citta Alta
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La Citta Alta ©
La Citta Alta
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery
Pinacoteca di Brera ©
Pinacoteca di Brera

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