20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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20 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  13​h 45​min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 30​min
4
Verona, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
5
Assisi, Italy
— 1 day
Drive:  2​h 15​min
6
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
8
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
End: Lisbon, Portugal

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Miradouro da Senhora do Monte and Cabo da Roca. There's lots more to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, and contemplate the long history of Miradouro da Graca.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon online tour itinerary maker .

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 14-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Lisbon, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Sao Paulo in January, with highs in Lisbon at 17°C and lows at 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Cabo da Roca
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte ©
Miradouro da Senhora do Monte
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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.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Place des Vosges and Esplanade du Trocadero. Go for a jaunt from Paris to Versailles to see The Hall of Mirrors about 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, learn about all things military at The Army Museum, step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, and admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find maps and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online day trip planner .

You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in January, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around 8°C and lows about 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

The Hall of Mirrors
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Venezia and then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Prato della Valle and then explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read Venice vacation app .

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in February, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can catcht the bus to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Prato della Valle
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Centro Storico di Venezia ©
Centro Storico di Venezia
Prato della Valle ©
Prato della Valle
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

3
nights
Verona, Italy

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 4th (Tue), take in the views from Ponte Pietra, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, then snap pictures at Ponte Scaligero (Ponte di Castelvecchio), and finally experience the emotional art of opera at Arena di Verona. On the next day, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, admire the striking features of Casa di Giulietta, don't miss a visit to Torre dei Lamberti, take a stroll through Piazza delle Erbe, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, and finally make a trip to Piazza dei Signori.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Verona holiday planner.

You can take a bus from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect a daytime high around 10°C in February, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Verona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping
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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Ponte Pietra ©
Ponte Pietra

1
day
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): do a tasting at Azienda Agraria Saio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Eremo delle Carceri, then steep yourself in history at Oratorio dei Pellegrini, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco.

For where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Assisi travel planning app .

Getting from Verona to Assisi by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In February, daytime highs in Assisi are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries
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Azienda Agraria Saio ©
Azienda Agraria Saio
Oratorio dei Pellegrini ©
Oratorio dei Pellegrini

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.
On the 7th (Fri), test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, then pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and finally contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.

For photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rome day trip planner .

Traveling by car from Assisi to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, plan for daily highs up to 16°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Room Escape Games

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at CosmoCaixa Barcelona and Placa d'Espanya. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, make a trip to Plaza de Cataluna, and get your game on at Enigmik Escape Room.

Plan trip to Barcelona with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In February in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Childrens Museums Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
CosmoCaixa Barcelona ©
CosmoCaixa Barcelona
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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nights
Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas, then kick back and relax at Playa de Maspalomas, then take a leisurely stroll along Strandpromenade Meloneras, and finally experience the excitement of Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read our Maspalomas trip itinerary maker app .

Fly from Barcelona to Maspalomas in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Maspalomas. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in February; daily highs in Maspalomas reach 24°C and lows reach 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria ©
Motos Tivoli Gran Canaria
Playa de Maspalomas ©
Playa de Maspalomas

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