24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
2
Pamukkale, Turkey
— 2 nights
3
Selcuk, Turkey
— 1 night
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights
6
Eger, Hungary
— 3 nights
7
Bucharest, Romania
— 4 nights

3
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower.

For where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip itinerary builder app.

If you are flying in from Turkey, the closest major aiports are Istanbul Airport, Atatürk International Airport and Sabiha Gökçen International Airport. In October, daily temperatures in Istanbul can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Pamukkale.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 8 — 11:
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
nights
Pamukkale, Turkey

Pamukkale ©
A popular spa since the second century BCE, the modern city of Pamukkale continues to draw worldwide attention with its hot springs and travertines--naturally formed calcite bathing pools.
On the 12th (Mon), take in the natural beauty of Pamukkale Thermal Pools, then explore the ancient world of Hierapolis, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Anatolia Cemetery. On your second day here, soar above the sights with a balloon tour, then get the adrenaline pumping with an extreme tour, and then Head underground at Kaklik Cave.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Pamukkale online holiday builder.

You can fly from Istanbul to Pamukkale in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of bus and taxi. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to drive to Selcuk.

Things to do in Pamukkale

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors
Find places to stay Oct 11 — 13:
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Hierapolis ©
Hierapolis
Pamukkale Thermal Pools ©
Pamukkale Thermal Pools
Anatolia Cemetery ©
Anatolia Cemetery

1
night
Selcuk, Turkey

Selcuk ©
An ideal base camp for exploring the Aegean coastline, Selcuk draws big tourist crowds due to its proximity to the ancient city of Ephesus.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Public Latrine, then explore the ancient world of Ancient City of Ephesus, and then explore the ancient world of Heracles Gate.

To find maps, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Selcuk visit website.

Drive from Pamukkale to Selcuk in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of taxi and bus. In October, daytime highs in Selcuk are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Selcuk

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Oct 13 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Ancient City of Ephesus ©
Ancient City of Ephesus
Public Latrine ©
Public Latrine
Heracles Gate ©
Heracles Gate

5
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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum.

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Traveling by flight from Selcuk to Amsterdam takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. In October, Amsterdam is little chillier than Selcuk - with highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Parks · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

5
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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest day trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Budapest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Eger.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 19 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Eger, Hungary

Eger ©
Nestled between the Matra and Bukk Mountains in northern Hungary, Eger represents a mixture of historical discovery and relaxing pleasures.
Eger is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Eger Castle, examine the collection at Gardonyi Geza Emlekmuzeum, learn about winemaking at Kovacs Nimrod Winery, and don't miss a visit to Dobo Square.

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You can drive from Budapest to Eger in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In October in Eger, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Tue) to allow time for travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Eger

Wineries · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Bolyki Pinceszet ©
Bolyki Pinceszet
Eger Castle ©
Eger Castle
Dobo Square ©
Dobo Square

4
nights
Bucharest, Romania

The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Bucharest is known for historic sites, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, explore the world behind art at The National Museum of Art of Romania, stroll around Herăstrău Park, and admire the striking features of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti".

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Bucharest road trip site.

You can fly from Eger to Bucharest in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Eger to Bucharest due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Bucharest can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Bucharest

Tours · Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Dacian Fortresses of the Orastie Mountains
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Walking tours
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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