47 days in Western Europe Itinerary

47 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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47 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 29 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Pisa, Italy
— 1 day
train:  1​h
4
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
7
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: Melbourne, Australia

29
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Change things up with these side-trips from London: Boydells Dairy Farm (in Wethersfield), Cambridgeshire Wine School (in Cambridge) and Brighton (Royal Pavilion & Gustamps). Pack the 29th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Legoland Windsor Resort. There's still lots to do: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, and take in nature's colorful creations at Buckingham Palace.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read London trip planner.

Melbourne, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (Victoria) (AEST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 10 hours. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Melbourne in June: high temperatures in London hover around 23°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Brighton and Hove, Burford, Windsor, Cambridgeshire Wine School, Boydells Dairy Farm
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Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

3
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, museums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, see the interesting displays at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo.

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You can fly from London to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in July, things will get a bit warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 34°C and lows about 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Thu) early enough to travel to Pisa.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): make a trip to Piazza dei Cavalieri, then stroll the grounds of Camposanto, then make a trip to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre di Pisa.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Pisa attractions planning website .

You can fly from Barcelona to Pisa in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Pisa, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites
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Knights’ Square ©
Knights’ Square
Leaning Tower of Pisa ©
Leaning Tower of Pisa
Piazza dei Miracoli ©
Piazza dei Miracoli

3
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 6th (Sat): make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Torre di Arnolfo.

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Traveling by train from Pisa to Florence takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between 35°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

5
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, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and admire the striking features of Pantheon.

To see maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Rome road trip planning website .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sat) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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.
On the 13th (Sat), appreciate the extensive heritage of Campo del Ghetto, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco. On the next day, admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, then make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then get to know the fascinating history of St. Mark's Square.

To find maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Getting from Rome to Venice by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In July, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
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.
On the 15th (Mon), examine the collection at Atomium, contemplate the long history of Parc du Cinquantenaire, then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, then appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule). On your second day here, get a sense of history and politics at Justice Palace (Palais de Justice), then see the interesting displays at Royal Museums of Fine Arts of Belgium, then examine the collection at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Brussels day trip site .

You can fly from Venice to Brussels in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. In July, Brussels is slightly colder than Venice - with highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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Atomium ©
Atomium
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

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