21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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21 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Athens, Greece
1
Athens, Greece
— 7 nights
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
5
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
6
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  3​h
7
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
End: Vienna, Austria

7
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Hydraiki Athens One Day Cruise has been added to your itinerary.

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If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major airport is Eleftherios Venizelos International Airport. June in Athens sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 24°C at night. You will leave for Rome on the 5th (Fri).

Things to do in Athens

Tours Outdoors
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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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, make a trip to Piazza Navona, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Rome day trip tool .

You can fly from Athens to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Rome. Traveling from Athens in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Rome, with lows of 24°C. On the 8th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Tuscany in One Day Sightseeing Tour has been added to your itinerary. Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, admire the striking features of Campanile di Giotto, and take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rome in July since evenings lows in Florence dip to 21°C. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Thu) before leaving for Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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.
Scala Contarini del Bovolo has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di San Marco, then take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: wander the streets of Campo del Ghetto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Santa Maria dei Miracoli, and then explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see photos, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Venice day trip website .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 13th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Munich.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Museums
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 13th (Sat): steep yourself in history at Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Munich day trip planner .

You can fly from Venice to Munich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. In July, Munich is a bit cooler than Venice - with highs of 29°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site
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2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), steep yourself in history at Dreifaltigkeitskirche (Holy Trinity Church), steep yourself in history at Salzburger Altstadt, then admire the landmark architecture of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace, contemplate the long history of Mozarts Geburtshaus, see the interesting displays at Red Bull Hangar-7, steep yourself in history at Kommune Gruft, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), and finally get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Salzburg trip planning app .

Drive from Munich to Salzburg in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Fortress Hohensalzburg ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace

2
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.
You've now added Mozarthaus Vienna to your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, see the interesting displays at MuseumsQuartier Wien, and pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Vienna day trip site .

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in July, and nighttime lows around 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

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

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