28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Vitoria, Brazil
Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h
4
Paris, France
— 6 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly:  18 h
End: Vitoria, Brazil


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3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Appreciate the collections at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Carmo Archaeological Museum. Get some historical perspective at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos and Park and National Palace of Pena. The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and wander the streets of Avenida da Liberdade.

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Vitoria, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 3 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Shopping Museums

Side Trip

Park and National Palace of Pena
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Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Park and National Palace of Pena ©
Park and National Palace of Pena

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Prado National Museum and Museo de Santa Cruz. Kids will appreciate attractions like Royal Palace of Madrid and Parque del Retiro. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Playa del Alberche (in Aldea del Fresno) and Toledo (Casco Historico de Toledo, San Roman Church, &more). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, take a stroll through Gran Via, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Madrid journey builder site.

Getting from Lisbon to Madrid by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. When traveling from Lisbon in July, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 40°C by day to 23°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Toledo, Playa del Alberche
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

3
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.
On the 26th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then take a stroll through Passeig de Gracia, then make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then stop by Cellarer, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta.

For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary builder.

Take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, you will find days in Barcelona are little chillier (34°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Beaches
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

6
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.
Visit Arc de Triomphe and Palace of Versailles for their historical value. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Le Bois des Aigles and Paris Plage. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and take a stroll through Montmartre.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Paris online trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Barcelona to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Barcelona in July, with highs in Paris at 30°C and lows at 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Palace of Versailles, Le Bois des Aigles
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
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.
Grand Place and Castle of Laeken will appeal to history buffs. Attractions like Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) and Atomium make great kid-friendly stops. Go for a jaunt from Brussels to Haacht to see Arboretum Wespelaar about 46 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), indulge your thirst for a good beer at Cantillon Brewery, and get a taste of the local shopping with Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Brussels travel route planning tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Paris in August: highs in Brussels hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Arboretum Wespelaar
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

6
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.
Visiting The Hawking Centre and Speed Boats Tours will get you outdoors. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Natural History Museum and Westminster Abbey. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, browse the range of quality goods at Harrods, learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms, and contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the London road trip planning tool.

Getting from Brussels to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or fly. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in London can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Hawking Centre
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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