21 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

21 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

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Wellington, New Zealand
Fly:
35​h
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:
3​h 15​min
Positano, Italy
— 1 night
+3
bus + train + shuttle + Fly:
5​h
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly + bus:
5​h 30​min
Fira, Greece
— 1 night
bus + Fly:
4​h
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:
5​h
Split, Croatia
— 1 night
Fly:
5​h
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:
3​h
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Fly:
3​h
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:
4​h 15​min
Gothenburg, Sweden
— 1 night
Fly:
4​h 15​min
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
train:
2​h
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:
1​h 30​min
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:
2​h 30​min
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:
34​h
Wellington, New Zealand
— Few hours
Wellington, New Zealand

2
days
Rome, Italy

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally make a trip to Pantheon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: ponder the design of Fontana dei Quattro fiumi, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rome itinerary planner.

Wellington, New Zealand to Rome is an approximately 35-hour flight. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from Wellington to Rome due to the time zone difference. In November, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Sightseeing Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica

few
hours
Positano, Italy

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
To find where to stay, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Positano trip generator.

You can drive from Rome to Positano in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in November, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 16°C in Positano. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time for travel to Venice.

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Beaches Parks
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Fornillo

1
day
Venice, Italy

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 24th (Fri), contemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso, contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To see reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Venice travel itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of bus, train, and flight from Positano to Venice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Traveling from Positano in November, things will get little chillier in Venice: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Fira.

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Sightseeing Historic Sites Nature
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Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande
St. Mark's Square

1
day
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): look for gifts at Koukla Art, then get to know the fascinating history of Sunset in Oia, and then view the masterpieces at Ernesto Workshop & Gallery.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Fira online itinerary creator.

Traveling by combination of flight and bus from Venice to Fira takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of bus and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Venice to Fira due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in November, with highs in Fira at 22°C and lows at 17°C. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Fira

Sightseeing Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Sunset in Oia
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Sunset in Oia
Koukla Art
Ernesto Workshop & Gallery

1
day
Athens, Greece

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus and then see the interesting displays at Acropolis Museum.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Athens vacation planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Fira to Athens in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. Traveling from Fira in November, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Athens, with lows of 13°C. On the 27th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Sightseeing
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Acropolis Museum
Temple of Olympian Zeus

few
hours
Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Split itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Split takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. November in Split sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Split

Sightseeing Historic Sites Shopping
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Filigran Split

1
day
Vienna, Austria

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Wed): admire the landmark architecture of Schönbrunn Palace and then admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Vienna travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Split to Vienna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of shuttle and train. Traveling from Split in November, expect Vienna to be slightly colder, temps between 10°C and 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Sightseeing Parks Historic Sites
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Schönbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral

1
day
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, and then snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Prague travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. November in Prague sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Sightseeing Historic Sites
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Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral
Prague Astronomical Clock

1
day
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, pause for some photo ops at Victory Column (Siegessaule), then admire the landmark architecture of Reichstag Building, and finally appreciate the history behind Berlin Wall Memorial.

To find reviews, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Berlin travel itinerary creator.

Getting from Prague to Berlin by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December in Berlin, expect temperatures between 4°C during the day and 0°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Gothenburg.

Things to do in Berlin

Sightseeing Historic Sites
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Reichstag Building
Brandenburg Gate
Berlin Wall Memorial

1
day
Gothenburg, Sweden

Situated on Sweden's western coastline, Gothenburg attracts visitors with cultural festivals, a lively music scene, and a blend of classical and modern architecture.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Haga.

To find ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Gothenburg trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Gothenburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in December, and nighttime lows around -1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

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Historic Sites Sightseeing
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Haga

1
day
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sun): enjoy some diversion at Museumfoto, then steep yourself in history at Begijnhof, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

For ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam vacation planner.

Traveling by flight from Gothenburg to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Amsterdam when traveling from Gothenburg in December, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Historic Sites Sightseeing Museums
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Anne Frank House
Begijnhof
Museumfoto

1
day
Brussels, Belgium

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 4th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), then steep yourself in history at Grand Place, and then examine the collection at Atomium.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Brussels trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Brussels can reach 7°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums
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Grand Place
Atomium

2
days
Paris, France

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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, and then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Paris sightseeing planner.

Take a train from Brussels to Paris in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. December in Paris sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can take a train to London.

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Sightseeing Historic Sites Museums
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Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

1
day
London, United Kingdom

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Thu): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum and then step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace.

To find traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our London trip builder.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Paris to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In December, daytime highs in London are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) early enough to travel to Wellington.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Sightseeing
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Natural History Museum
Buckingham Palace

1
day
Wellington, New Zealand

Wellington, the world's southernmost capital city and New Zealand's second most populous urban area, combines the nation's rugged history and nature with its modern and cosmopolitan present.
On the 10th (Sun), catch a ride on Wellington Cable Car, admire the natural beauty at Wellington Botanic Garden, then admire the striking features of Old St Paul's, then look for gifts at The Chocolate Story, and finally examine the collection at Museum of New Zealand Te Papa Tongarewa.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Wellington itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from London to Wellington with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to New Zealand Standard Time (NZST) is 12 hours. In December, Wellington is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Wellington

Parks Museums Tours

Side Trip

The Chocolate Story
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Wellington Botanic Garden
Wellington Cable Car

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