51 days in Europe Itinerary

51 days in Europe Itinerary

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Dublin, Ireland
— 5 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
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Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 4 nights
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St. Petersburg, Russia
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands — 5 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Amsterdam: Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) & Grote Markt). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, wander the streets of Leidseplein, steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis, and admire nature's wide array of creatures at ARTIS.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam tour planner.

Wellington, New Zealand to Amsterdam is an approximately 31-hour flight. You'll gain 11 hours traveling from Wellington to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Wellington in July: high temperatures in Amsterdam hover around 26°C and lows are around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can take a train to Paris.
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Paris, France — 5 nights

City of Light

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.
Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read Paris trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Amsterdam, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to take a train to London.
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London, United Kingdom — 4 nights

The Square Mile

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, stroll around Hyde Park, and admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, go to the London trip maker app.

Take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can fly to Dublin.
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Dublin, Ireland — 5 nights

Fair City

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, nightlife, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: walk around Phoenix Park, ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle, admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and identify plant and animal life at Dublin Falconry.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Dublin using our trip planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Dublin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from London in July: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 23°C and lows are around 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Lisbon.
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Lisbon, Portugal — 4 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra National Palace, &more). And it doesn't end there: observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, examine the collection at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Lisbon takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. Traveling from Dublin in August, expect Lisbon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 35°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly to Barcelona.
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Barcelona, Spain — 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

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 sightseeing, parks, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and stroll around Ciutadella Park.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona online visit planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in August, Barcelona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Eternal City

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, sightseeing, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, make a trip to Spanish Steps, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome vacation planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in August: highs in Rome hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Budapest.
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Budapest, Hungary — 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, then contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dohány Street Synagogue, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and then boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa.

To find reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Budapest trip website.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Budapest is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of 32°C and lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can fly to Prague.
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Prague, Czech Republic — 3 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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 sightseeing, historic sites, and nightlife. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, take some stellar pictures from Petřín, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Prague trip itinerary maker tool.

Fly from Budapest to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. When traveling from Budapest in August, plan for little chillier days in Prague, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) early enough to drive to Salzburg.
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Salzburg, Austria — 2 nights

Rome of the North

Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, explore the historical opulence of Fortress Hohensalzburg, then pause for some serene contemplation at Salzburg Cathedral, and finally admire the natural beauty at Mirabell Palace. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), explore the fascinating underground world of Eisriesenwelt, then get a taste of the local shopping with Getreidegasse, then get engrossed in the history at Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally examine the collection at Red Bull Hangar-7.

For where to stay, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read Salzburg visit planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Salzburg takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Salzburg, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can fly to Copenhagen.
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Copenhagen, Denmark — 4 nights

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Copenhagen is known for historic sites, sightseeing, and parks. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Rosenborg Castle, admire the natural beauty at Tivoli Gardens, pause for some photo ops at The Little Mermaid, and get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Denmark.

For photos, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Copenhagen day trip planner.

You can fly from Salzburg to Copenhagen in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. While traveling from Salzburg, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Copenhagen, ranging from highs of 25°C to lows of 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Stockholm.
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Stockholm, Sweden — 4 nights

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Stockholm is known for museums, sightseeing, and historic sites. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Vasa Museum, admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, admire the striking features of Drottningholm Palace, and enjoy fun for all ages at Grona Lunds Tivoli.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Stockholm travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of train, taxi, and flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Stockholm can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to St. Petersburg.
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St. Petersburg, Russia — 4 nights

Venice of the North

Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
St. Petersburg is known for museums, historic sites, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at The State Hermitage Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, snap pictures at Anichkov Bridge, and examine the collection at Russian Museum.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the St. Petersburg trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Stockholm to St. Petersburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Moscow Standard Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. In August, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. You'll have a few hours on the 2nd (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling home.
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