45 days in Europe Itinerary

45 days in Europe Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
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Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 4 nights
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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
— 1 night
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and contemplate the long history of Ancient Agora of Athens.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Athens trip site.

New Delhi, India to Athens is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You'll gain 3.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Athens due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in April, you will find days in Athens are much colder (24°C), and nights are little chillier (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 4:
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History Museum
Acropolis Museum
4.7
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World heritage site
Acropolis of Athens
4.7
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Neighborhood
Plaka
4.4

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Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 5th (Mon), admire the natural beauty at Japanese Gardens, examine the collection at The Private Collection of Antique Cars of H.S.H. Prince Rainier III, step into the grandiose world of Prince's Palace, then Head underground at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, and finally admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Casino. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale Notre-Dame-Immaculee, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle Sainte Devote, then relax and rejuvenate at some of the top local wellness centers, and finally try your luck at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Monte-Carlo online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Athens to Monte-Carlo by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. When traveling from Athens in April, plan for little chillier days in Monte-Carlo, with highs around 20°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can drive to Nice.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Historic Sites · Parks · Fun & Games · Casinos

Side Trips

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4
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Nice, France

Nice ©

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Galerie Lifetime Gallery (in Mougins) and Lérins Islands (in Cannes). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall, steep yourself in history at La cité médiévale, and don't miss a visit to Place Massena.

To find photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Nice vacation planner.

Nice is just a stone's throw from Monte-Carlo. April in Nice sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Escaldes-Engordany.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums

Side Trips

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Neighborhood
Vieille Ville
4.7

2
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Escaldes-Engordany, Andorra

Escaldes-Engordany ©
Boasting a host of hot springs and just a stone's throw away from the capital, Les Escalades is a popular choice for those who want some rest and relaxation after hitting the slopes or the stores.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sun): fly down the slopes at Grandvalira. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Mon): fly down the slopes at Vallnord Pal-Arinsal and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at C.S. Santa Coloma.

To find other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, read our Escaldes-Engordany trip tool.

Traveling by car from Nice to Escaldes-Engordany takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and car. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Escaldes-Engordany

Winter Sports · Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

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Ski Area
Grandvalira
4.4

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, visit El Barri Gòtic, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Escaldes-Engordany to Barcelona by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Must see
Parc Guell
4.1
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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6

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Madrid, Spain

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Parque del Retiro, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

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

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 9°C in Madrid. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks
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Must see
Food Tours
4.9

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Lisbon, Portugal

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Park and National Palace of Pena, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, take a stroll through Alfama, take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

To find out how to plan a trip to Lisbon, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. In April, daytime highs in Lisbon are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Side Trips

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Must see
Food Tours
4.9
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World heritage site
Belém Tower
4.2
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Aquarium
Lisbon Oceanarium
4.6

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, visit Montmartre, and contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower.

Discover how to plan a Paris trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Lisbon to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in April, things will get little chillier in Paris: highs are around 18°C and lows about 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Bruges.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Art Museum
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

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Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©

Venice of the North

The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Bruges is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Groeningemuseum, don't miss a visit to The Markt, admire the striking features of Stadhuis, and examine the collection at Friet Museum.

For where to stay and more tourist information, read our Bruges trip itinerary tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Bruges in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Nature
Find places to stay Apr 29 — May 2:
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Art Museum
Groeningemuseum
4.3
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Landmark
The Markt
4.4

5
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: The Hague (The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights), &more). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, and examine the collection at Madame Tussauds Amsterdam.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Amsterdam tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Bruges to Amsterdam in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. May in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 2 — 7:
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Art Museum
Van Gogh Museum
4.5
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Art Museum
Rijksmuseum
4.6
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History Museum
Anne Frank House
4.4

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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and browse the exhibits of Atomium.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip planner.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. May in Brussels sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can go by car to Luxembourg City.

Things to do in Brussels

Find places to stay May 7 — 11:
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World heritage site
Grand Place
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Atomium
3.8

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Luxembourg City, Luxembourg

Luxembourg City ©

Gibraltar of the North

While Luxembourg City boasts the shiny headquarters of several European institutions and EU offices, it is also home to a beautiful old town that's designated as a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Place Guillaume II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Notre Dame Cathedral (Cathedrale Notre Dame), steep yourself in history at Palace of the Grand Dukes (Palais Grand-Ducal), then explore the world behind art at Letzebuerg City Museum, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Chemin de la Corniche, and finally explore the striking landscape at Casemates du Bock.

For photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Luxembourg City trip planner.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Luxembourg City takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Luxembourg City are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Luxembourg City

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay May 11 — 12:
Highlights from your trip

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the activities along Lake Zurich, explore the world behind art at Museum Rietberg, and then see the interesting displays at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Lindenhofplatz, then wander the streets of Bahnhofstrasse, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Old Town.

For other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Zurich driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Luxembourg City to Zurich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods · Parks · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay May 12 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
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Neighborhood
Bahnhofstrasse
3.9
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Water Body
Lake Zurich
4.7
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Art Museum
Museum Rietberg
4.6

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