4 days in Europe Itinerary

4 days in Europe Itinerary

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4 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
Fly:  6​h 15​min
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— Few hours
Fly:  1​h
2
Akureyri, Iceland
— 1 night
Fly:  9​h
3
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam, Holland


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Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Reykjavik travel route planner.

Amsterdam, Holland to Reykjavik is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. Traveling from Amsterdam to Reykjavik, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Amsterdam in December: high temperatures in Reykjavik hover around 2°C and lows are around -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Historic Sites
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Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja

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Akureyri, Iceland

Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Sat): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saurbaejarkirkja.

To find more things to do, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Akureyri trip planner .

Fly from Reykjavik to Akureyri in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Reykjavik in December, expect little chillier with lows of -6°C in Akureyri. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Paris.

Things to do in Akureyri

Tours Historic Sites
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Photography Tours
Saurbaejarkirkja ©
Saurbaejarkirkja

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night
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.
On the 22nd (Sun), admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

For photos, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris vacation planner .

Fly from Akureyri to Paris in 9 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, ferry, car, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Akureyri to Paris is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Akureyri in December; daily highs in Paris reach 9°C and lows reach 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Mon): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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