29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe trip planner

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

29 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
2
Bilbao, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  6​h 45​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 2 nights
train:  3​h 15​min
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  3​h 30​min
6
Amsterdam, Holland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
8
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
9
Pisa, Italy
— 1 day
bus:  1​h 15​min
10
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
11
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + foot + bus:  15​h
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Popular historic sites such as Jeronimos Monastery and Belém Tower are in your itinerary. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Castelo de S. Jorge and Museu Calouste Gulbenkian. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lisbon: Sintra (Castelo dos Mouros & Quinta da Regaleira) and Cabo da Roca (in Colares). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at National Tile Museum, get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum, explore the galleries of Igreja de Sao Roque, and contemplate the long history of Fundacao Amalia Rodrigues Casa Museu.

To see ratings, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon travel route tool .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 3 hours traveling from Sao Paulo to Lisbon. Traveling from Sao Paulo in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Lisbon, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Bilbao.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Sintra, Cabo da Roca
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 4:
Highlights from your plan
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Cabo da Roca ©
Cabo da Roca
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos

2
nights
Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Palacio de la Diputacion, then get to know the fascinating history of Casco Viejo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Begona, and finally admire the masterpieces at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Portilla, then learn about winemaking at Bodegas Lopez de Heredia Vina Tondonia, and then do a tasting at Bodegas Muga.

To find traveler tips, maps, photos, and other tourist information, use the Bilbao trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Bilbao takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Bilbao due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Lisbon, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Bilbao, ranging from highs of 24°C to lows of 13°C. On the 7th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Bilbao

Historic Sites Wineries Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Haro, Vizcaya Bridge, Castillo de Portilla, Iglesia de Santa Maria
Find places to stay May 5 — 7:
Highlights from your plan
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
Castillo de Portilla ©
Castillo de Portilla

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.
On the 8th (Fri), appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. On the 9th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Ciutat Vella and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

For other places to visit, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip tool .

Getting from Bilbao to Barcelona by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Barcelona are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay May 7 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
On the 10th (Sun), get great views at Cathedrale de St-Pierre, then take a stroll through Vieux-Carouge, then examine the collection at Chateau de Penthes, and finally see the interesting displays at Musee Ariana.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Geneva trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Geneva takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, tram, and train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Barcelona in May, with highs in Geneva at 22°C and lows at 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trip

Vieux-Carouge
Find places to stay May 9 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Musee Ariana ©
Musee Ariana
Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde ©
Musee des Suisses Dans Le Monde
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre

3
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.
Get some cultural insight at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Louvre Museum. Musee d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, take a stroll through Place de la Bastille, and contemplate the long history of The Paris Catacombs.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris tour itinerary builder app .

Traveling by train from Geneva to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

2
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 15th (Fri), examine the collection at Zaanse Schans, examine the collection at Kooijman Klompenmakerij, and then look for all kinds of wild species at Noordhollands Duinreservaat. Here are some ideas for day two: delve into the lush surroundings at Hoorneboegse Heide and then identify plant and animal life at Natuurmonument Corversbos.

For more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam travel route planner .

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 20°C in May, and nighttime lows around 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Zaandam, Hilversum, Noordhollands Duinreservaat
Find places to stay May 14 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans
Noordhollands Duinreservaat ©
Noordhollands Duinreservaat
Hoorneboegse Heide ©
Hoorneboegse Heide

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church and then browse the exhibits of Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate and then explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum.

For other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin route builder .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Berlin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Find places to stay May 16 — 18:
Highlights from your plan
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church ©
Kaiser Wilhelm Memorial Church

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and then take a stroll through Cannaregio.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice road trip website .

Getting from Berlin to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. May in Venice sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Pisa.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 18 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
St. Mark's Square ©
St. Mark's Square
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio
Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute ©

1
day
Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
On the 20th (Wed), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica of San Frediano, admire the striking features of Duomo di Pisa, admire the landmark architecture of Museo Nazionale della Certosa Monumentale di Calci, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria della Spina, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Leaning Tower of Pisa.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Pisa journey planning site .

You can drive from Venice to Pisa in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Basilica of San Frediano, Museo Nazionale della Certosa Monumentale di Calci
Find places to stay May 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Spina ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria della Spina
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some historical perspective at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Loggia dei Lanzi. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Parco Naturale del Sasso Simone e Simoncello and Borgo di Lucignano d’Arbia. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Asciano to see Crete Senesi about 1h 35 min away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica San Miniato al Monte.

Plan my Florence trip by asking Inpirock to come up with tips and suggestions.

You can take a train from Pisa to Florence in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Florence are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wildlife Parks Nature

Side Trips

Riserva Naturale Acquerino Cantagallo, Parco Naturale del Sasso Simone e Simoncello, Crete Senesi, Borgo di Lucignano d’Arbia
Find places to stay May 20 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Explore hidden gems such as Roman Forum and Rocca Albornoziana. Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Rome: Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto) and Civita di Bagnoregio (in Civita di Bagnoregio). And it doesn't end there: don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planning site .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, plan for a bit warmer nights in Rome, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Orvieto, Vatican City, Civita di Bagnoregio
Find places to stay May 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

Similar Plans

30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, culture, outdoors, historic sites ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED ARAB EMIRATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: October, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, teens, kids, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 33 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, shopping, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, shopping ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 27 days in Europe BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND December, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens, kids, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe, United States, South Pacific & Asia BY A USER FROM SOUTH AFRICA August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: August, teens, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 32 days in Europe BY A USER FROM KUWAIT May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans