32 days in Europe Itinerary

32 days in Europe Itinerary

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32 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Coffs Harbour, Australia
Fly:  29​h
1
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
4
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
7
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
8
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
10
Galway, Ireland
— 1 night
bus + Fly:  9​h 15​min
11
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 day
Fly:  36​h
End: Coffs Harbour, Australia

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, explore and take pictures at Panathenaic Stadium, explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum, and steep yourself in history at Ancient Agora of Athens.

To see ratings, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens visit planning website .

Coffs Harbour, Australia to Athens is an approximately 29-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of flight and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 8 hours traveling from Coffs Harbour to Athens. Traveling from Coffs Harbour in November, expect Athens to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 26 — 28:
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

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, museums, nightlife, shopping, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome travel route planner .

Getting from Athens to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Athens in November since evenings lows in Rome dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sat) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 1:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, shopping, classes, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip maker tool .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. December in Florence sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 4:
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Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

3
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Scrovegni Chapel in Padua (about 52 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, and enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

Start your trip to Venice by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in December, things will get little chillier in Venice: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
Find places to stay Dec 4 — 7:
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and admire the landmark architecture of Basilica du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary builder site .

Traveling by combination of flight, bus, and train from Venice to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 7 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
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.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and theme parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), make a trip to Bois de la Cambre, and examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta).

For traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels trip planner .

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 7°C in December, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Atomium ©
Atomium

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Go for a jaunt from Bruges to Ghent to see Saint Bavo's Cathedral about 46 minutes away. There's much more to do: don't miss a visit to The Markt, explore the world behind art at Groeningemuseum, explore the activities along Minnewater Lake, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica of the Holy Blood.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bruges trip itinerary builder .

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Saint Bavo's Cathedral
Find places to stay Dec 13 — 16:
Highlights from your plan
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
The Markt ©
The Markt
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan ©
Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and get a new perspective on things with Flying Dutch Boats.

To see reviews, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam tour builder app .

Getting from Bruges to Amsterdam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in December, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 16 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

3
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, breweries, historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol, make a trip to Merrion Square, take a stroll through Temple Bar, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Phoenix Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Dublin trip itinerary site .

Fly from Amsterdam to Dublin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Amsterdam to Dublin is minus 1 hour. In December, daytime highs in Dublin are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to go by car to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

1
night
Galway, Ireland

Galway ©
A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Sun): head outdoors with Wild Atlantic Way Day Tours, then look for gifts at OMG Zhivago, and then look for gifts at Charlie Byrne's Bookshop.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Galway travel route builder .

Traveling by car from Dublin to Galway takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, daytime highs in Galway are 8°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Galway

Outdoors Scenic Drive Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Wild Atlantic Way ©
Wild Atlantic Way
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop ©
Charlie Byrne's Bookshop
OMG Zhivago ©
OMG Zhivago

1
day
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Tales from Iceland and then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Reykjavik online travel planner .

Do a combination of bus and flight from Galway to Reykjavik in 9.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Galway in December; daily highs in Reykjavik reach 2°C and lows reach -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 24th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Tales from Iceland ©
Tales from Iceland
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

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