44 days in Europe Itinerary

44 days in Europe Itinerary

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44 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Indianapolis, United States
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
3
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly + bus:  5​h 30​min
4
Saint-Tropez, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  5​h 45​min
5
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
6
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
7
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
9
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
11
Amsterdam, Holland
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
12
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
13
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  12​h 30​min
End: Indianapolis, United States

1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sat): meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Jeronimos Monastery, then take a stroll through Belém Tower, and finally make a trip to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco). On the next day, admire the masterpieces at National Tile Museum, then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, then wander the streets of Alfama, and finally make a trip to Santa Justa Lift.

For maps, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon tour builder website .

Indianapolis, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 13-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Indianapolis to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Lisbon are 75°F, while nighttime lows are 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay May 18 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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 landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, stroll around Parc Guell, make a trip to Las Ramblas, and appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona visit planner .

You can fly from Lisbon to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona. In May in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay May 19 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barceloneta Beach ©
Barceloneta Beach
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Le Marais, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens.

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in May; daily highs in Paris reach 64°F and lows reach 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to travel to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Saint-Tropez, France

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Plage de Sylvabelle and Heraclee Beach. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Plage de Guerrevieille and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Gigaro.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Saint-Tropez trip itinerary planning site .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Paris to Saint-Tropez in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in May, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Saint-Tropez: temperatures range from 75°F by day to 51°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Grimaud, Plage des Marines
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Port Grimaud Beach ©
Port Grimaud Beach

2
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, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens.

For where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Saint-Tropez to Florence in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Saint-Tropez in June, Florence is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 3:
Highlights from your plan
Uffizi Galleries ©
Uffizi Galleries
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

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.
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, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini, and make a trip to Vatican Museums.

To find other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip website .

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 84°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Jun 3 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
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, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Istanbul trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Rome to Istanbul by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Rome to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rome in June, expect nights in Istanbul to be about the same, around 63°F, while days are a bit cooler, around 79°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 6 — 9:
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

3
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, nightlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Parliament, snap pictures at Szechenyi Chain Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, and appreciate the history behind Hősök tere.

To find where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Budapest vacation planning website .

Fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Istanbul in June since evenings lows in Budapest dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Find places to stay Jun 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Parliament ©
Parliament
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, fun & games, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: wander the streets of Old Town Square, learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, make a trip to Charles Bridge, and admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Prague vacation builder .

Fly from Budapest to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Budapest in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Prague: temperatures range from 72°F by day to 55°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jun 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Old Town Square ©
Old Town Square
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
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 16th (Sun): make a trip to Stroeget, explore the historical opulence of Amalienborg, and then see the interesting displays at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Rundetaarn, don't miss a visit to Rosenborg Castle, then stroll through Kongens Have, then pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid (Den Lille Havfrue), and finally take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Copenhagen trip itinerary maker app .

You can fly from Prague to Copenhagen in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Prague in June; daily highs in Copenhagen reach 67°F and lows reach 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jun 15 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Stroeget ©
Stroeget
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek ©
Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

4
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

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, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), wander the streets of The Jordaan, and take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip planner .

Fly from Copenhagen to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 68°F during the day and 53°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Jun 17 — 21:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

4
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, walk around Hyde Park, and see the interesting displays at The British Museum.

For traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our London day trip planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to London by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in London can reach 68°F, while at night they dip to 52°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 21 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, breweries & distilleries, nightlife, parks, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at St. Stephen's Green, and browse the collection at Marsh's Library.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Dublin itinerary maker tool .

Getting from London to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. In June, plan for daily highs up to 64°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Jun 25 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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