29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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29 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Fly + bus + train:  3​h 30​min
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
3
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
+2
train + foot + Fly:  5​h 30​min
6
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
8
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 45​min
End: Toronto, Canada

2
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.
Get some cultural insight at National Gallery and Westminster Abbey. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Harrods and Parasol unit foundation for contemporary art. There's still lots to do: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, and look for gifts at Camden Tea Shop.

To see where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, go to the London day trip planning app .

Toronto, Canada to London is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. In April, daytime highs in London are 15°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

4
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Albert Cuyp Market. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Take a break from Amsterdam with a short trip to Zandvoort aan Zee in Zandvoort, about 44 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, wander the streets of The Jordaan, get a taste of the local shopping with De 9 Straatjes, and look for gifts at The American Book Center.

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Traveling by combination of flight and train from London to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Amsterdam is 1 hour. In April in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 15°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery, Zandvoort aan Zee
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The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery ©
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 9th (Thu), kick back and relax at Strandbad Mythenquai, then take an in-depth tour of Swiss National Museum, and then take a stroll through Bahnhofstrasse.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Zurich vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Zurich

Beaches Museums Outdoors
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Strandbad Mythenquai ©
Strandbad Mythenquai
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Swiss National Museum ©
Swiss National Museum

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do your shopping at Florence Shop 4 It and Collezione Roberto Casamonti. Do some cultural sightseeing at Uffizi Galleries and Piazzale Michelangelo. Take a break from Florence with a short trip to Castello del Trebbio in Santa Brigida, about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, get a taste of the local shopping with Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri, and view the masterpieces at I Mosaici Di Lastrucci.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Florence road trip planning tool .

Getting from Zurich to Florence by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in April: high temperatures in Florence hover around 22°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Shopping Museums Tours

Side Trip

Castello del Trebbio
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Mercato Centrale ©
Mercato Centrale
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

4
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Via Condotti and Body Worlds - Il Ciclo della Vita. Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Pantheon. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, take a stroll through Trastevere, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and make a trip to Roman Forum.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Rome online trip maker .

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Head to Ermou Street and Maris Exclusive Jewelryfor some retail therapy. Get some cultural insight at Acropolis of Athens and Plaka. There's lots more to do: stroll through Glyfada Beach, take in the exciting artwork at Onassis Cultural Centre, admire the masterpieces at Frissiras Museum, and take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens day trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Rome to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Rome to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rome in April, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 15°C in Athens. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trip

Glyfada Beach
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

2
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.
Head to La Boqueria and Galeria La Lesiafor plenty of shopping. Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at La Barceloneta, appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and shop like a local with Passeig de Gracia.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Barcelona takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Barcelona. April in Barcelona sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Prado National Museum and Plaza Mayor. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Mercado San Miguel and Gran Via. Get out of town with these interesting Madrid side-trips: Old City (in Segovia) and Casco Historico de Toledo (in Toledo). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid, wander the streets of Barrio de Las Letras, and explore the activities along Retiro Park.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid itinerary planning app .

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, Madrid is little chillier at night with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Old City, Casco Historico de Toledo
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Gran Via ©
Gran Via
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Head to Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Avenida da Liberdadefor some retail therapy. Do some cultural sightseeing at Belém Tower and Jeronimos Monastery. Step out of Lisbon with an excursion to Praia de Carcavelos in Carcavelos--about 34 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, look for gifts at Artes de S+Jorge, and get engrossed in the history at Carmo Archaeological Museum.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon road trip site .

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Lisbon takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Madrid to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In April in Lisbon, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 13°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Neighborhoods Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Praia de Carcavelos
Find places to stay Apr 26 — 29:
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Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Jeronimos Monastery ©
Jeronimos Monastery
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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