22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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22 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Lima, Peru
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
9
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Lima, Peru

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona travel planner.

Lima, Peru to Barcelona is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Lima to Barcelona. In October, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, then admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For reviews, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Rome journey planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On your second day here, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, explore the world behind art at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo.

To see topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, maps, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 14°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Ponte Vecchio ©
Ponte Vecchio

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 23rd (Fri): admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Ca' d'Oro, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

For other places to visit, topicsMoreInfo.option.ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Venice vacation builder .

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Venice: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), and finally appreciate the history behind Sculpture De Violist. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Vondelpark, explore the galleries of Anne Frank House, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read Amsterdam tour builder app .

You can fly from Venice to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in October, you will find days in Amsterdam are a bit cooler (17°C), and nights are about the same (9°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, explore the galleries of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), then admire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and finally make a trip to Hippodrome. On the 28th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, then get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Rustem Pasha Mosque, and finally get engrossed in the history at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church).

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul trip maker app .

Fly from Amsterdam to Istanbul in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Amsterdam to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Amsterdam in October, plan for a bit warmer days in Istanbul, with highs around 28°C, while nights are warmer with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
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Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya) ©
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Halaszbastya, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Hősök tere, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and finally explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, use the Budapest travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Budapest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time to Central European Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Istanbul in October, plan for a bit cooler days in Budapest, with highs around 19°C, while nights are colder with lows around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

2
nights
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 31st (Sat): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. On the 1st (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then get the lay of the land with Walking tours, and then have fun at Top Gun Prague Shooting Events.

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Traveling by flight from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in October, plan for slightly colder days in Prague, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Sainte-Chapelle, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and browse the exhibits of Louvre Museum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Paris itinerary planner.

You can fly from Prague to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Prague in November since evenings lows in Paris dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Wed) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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