41 days in Europe Itinerary

41 days in Europe Itinerary

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41 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  27​h
1
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  2​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  2​h
3
Nice, France
— 3 nights
4
La Condamine, Monaco
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h
5
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 15​min
6
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 30​min
7
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
8
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
9
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Fly:  7​h
10
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
ferry:  2​h 15​min
11
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 15​min
12
Paros, Greece
— 3 nights
bus + Fly:  4​h
13
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
14
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  26​h
End: Sydney, Australia

5
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.
When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Le Marais, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Paris tour builder site .

Sydney, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Sydney to Paris, you'll gain 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, Paris is a bit warmer than Sydney - with highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C. You'll set off for Barcelona on the 12th (Mon).

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, make a trip to Las Ramblas, pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip maker website .

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in August; daily highs in Barcelona reach 33°C and lows reach 25°C. You'll have a few hours on the 15th (Thu) to wrap things up before traveling to Nice.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Spend the 16th (Fri) exploring the fascinating underwater world at Marineland. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Vieille Ville, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, steep yourself in history at Place Garibaldi, and examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall.

For more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice trip builder website .

Fly from Barcelona to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can take a train to La Condamine.

Things to do in Nice

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marineland
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Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

1
night
La Condamine, Monaco

La Condamine ©
La Condamine is the central Ward in the Principality of Monaco. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, explore the fascinating underground world of Jardin Exotique de Monaco, and then try to win big at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, go to the La Condamine visit planning site .

La Condamine is just a stone's throw from Nice. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in La Condamine

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prince's Palace, Casino of Monte-Carlo
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Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco

1
night
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 19th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Venice day trip website .

Fly from La Condamine to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from La Condamine in August since evenings lows in Venice dip to 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Nature Museums
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Explore Cinque Terre's surroundings by going to Genoa (Cattedrale di San Lorenzo - Duomo di Genova, Aquarium of Genoa, & more). Spend the 21st (Wed) exploring nature at Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre. There's still lots to do: trek along Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza, get into the urban bustle at Vernazza, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Cinque Terre Trails.

For photos, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cinque Terre vacation planning tool .

Drive from Venice to Cinque Terre in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In August, daily temperatures in Cinque Terre can reach 35°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Genoa
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Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza ©
Footpath Monterosso - Vernazza
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre ©
Parco Nazionale Cinque Terre
Aquarium of Genoa ©
Aquarium of Genoa

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, shopping, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip builder site .

Drive from Cinque Terre to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome route app .

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Rome are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 1st (Sun), spend a thrilling day on the water with a speed boat tour. There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Walls of Dubrovnik, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, take a stroll through Old Town, and make a trip to Pile Gate.

To see more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Dubrovnik online trip itinerary maker .

You can fly from Rome to Dubrovnik in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. In August, daytime highs in Dubrovnik are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Tours Neighborhoods Outdoors
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Speed Boats Tours
Walls of Dubrovnik ©
Walls of Dubrovnik
Old Town ©
Old Town

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach and then stroll through KAMARA BEACH. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, then enjoy the sand and surf at Red Beach, and then explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Fira trip itinerary maker tool .

You can fly from Dubrovnik to Fira in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Dubrovnik in September, Fira is a bit warmer at night with lows of 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to ride a ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Fira

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach, KAMARA BEACH
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

4
nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Go for a jaunt from Mykonos Town to Delos to see Archaeological Site of Delos about 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Little Venice, enjoy the sand and surf at Elia Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Panormos Beach, and don't miss a visit to Matoyianni Street.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mykonos Town trip itinerary planner .

Ride a ferry from Fira to Mykonos Town in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. September in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Paros.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Paradise Beach, Ornos Beach, Platis Gialos Beach, Archaeological Site of Delos, Panormos Beach
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Elia Beach ©
Elia Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Panormos Beach ©
Panormos Beach

3
nights
Paros, Greece

Paros ©
Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Paros is known for beaches, historic sites, nature, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: go for a stroll along the water at Old Port of Naoussa, kick back and relax at Martselo beach, get engrossed in the history at Archaeological Museum Parou, and go for a walk through Kolymbithres Beach.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Paros route maker tool .

Getting from Mykonos Town to Paros by car takes about 3 hours. In September, daytime highs in Paros are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Paros

Parks Beaches Outdoors
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Old Port of Naoussa ©
Old Port of Naoussa
Parikia Town ©
Parikia Town
Lefkes ©
Lefkes

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens trip planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Paros to Athens takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry, taxi, and flight. In September, daytime highs in Athens are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Temple of Olympian Zeus ©
Temple of Olympian Zeus

1
night
Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Thu): appreciate the history behind Georg Carstensen, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Our Saviour, then take in the waterfront at Nyhavn, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark, and finally see the interesting displays at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. On the 13th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy breathtaking views from Rundetaarn, get engrossed in the history at Rosenborg Castle, and then pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue).

To see traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen trip builder site .

Traveling by flight from Athens to Copenhagen takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Copenhagen due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Athens in September, things will get slightly colder in Copenhagen: highs are around 21°C and lows about 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn
Rundetarn ©
Rundetarn

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