24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe visit planner

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
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Hamburg, Germany
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia
— 1 night
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Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Turin, Italy
— 1 night
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Nice, France
— 1 night
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Montpellier, France
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Salou, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lyon, France
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 1 night

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your day by day itinerary now includes The Jordaan. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): contemplate the long history of Anne Frank House, then stroll around Vondelpark, then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and finally visit The Jordaan.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Amsterdam vacation builder website.

Brussels, Belgium to Amsterdam is an approximately 2.5-hour car ride. You can also take a train; or fly. In July, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Hamburg.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 1 — 2:

Hamburg, Germany

— 1 night

Gateway to the World

As the country's biggest port and one of the busiest in all of Europe, Hamburg has a well-deserved reputation as Germany's Gateway to the World.
You've now added Alter Elbtunnel to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Alter Elbtunnel.

For traveler tips and more tourist information, refer to the Hamburg trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Hamburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and train. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Berlin.

Things to do in Hamburg

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 2 — 3:
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Berlin, Germany

— 2 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Memorial of the Berlin Wall, Berliner Dom, Reichstag Building, and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, admire the natural beauty at Großer Tiergarten, and then pause for some photo ops at Brandenburg Gate. Keep things going the next day: get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, then admire the landmark architecture of Berliner Dom, then steep yourself in history at Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally admire the striking features of Berliner Fernsehturm.

Discover how to plan a Berlin trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by car from Hamburg to Berlin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 3 — 5:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 1 night

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Petrin Park, Prague Castle and Staromestske namesti. On the 5th (Mon), get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

To find traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague journey maker site.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. July in Prague sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. On the 6th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 5 — 6:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Tue): wander the streets of Historic Center of Vienna. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, then admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, and then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

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Fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In July, daytime highs in Vienna are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. On the 8th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 8:

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Thu): head off the coast to Margaret Island.

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Budapest trip builder.

Drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Budapest are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a shuttle to Plitvice Lakes National Park.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Spas · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 10:

Plitvice Lakes National Park, Croatia

— 1 night
Plitvice Lakes National Park, a World Heritage Site, showcases 16 crystalline lakes connected by waterfalls.
For maps, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Plitvice Lakes National Park trip itinerary planner.

Take a shuttle from Budapest to Plitvice Lakes National Park in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Plitvice Lakes National Park

Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 10 — 11:
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Ljubljana, Slovenia

— 2 nights
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
You've now added Lake Bled to your itinerary. On the next day, snap pictures at Dragon Bridge, explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and then visit Ljubljana Old Town.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Ljubljana road trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Plitvice Lakes National Park to Ljubljana takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of taxi and train. In July, daily temperatures in Ljubljana can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. On the 13th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Nature · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 11 — 13:

Venice, Italy

— 1 night

City of Romance

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 13th (Tue): admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Venice tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Ljubljana to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Ljubljana in July: high temperatures in Venice hover around 36°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Milan.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 13 — 14:

Milan, Italy

— 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Thu): don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Tecla, and finally don't miss a visit to Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Milan online route maker.

Traveling by car from Venice to Milan takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July in Milan, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Turin.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Shopping
Find places to stay Jul 14 — 16:

Turin, Italy

— 1 night

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): make a trip to Piazza Castello, then admire the natural beauty at Parco del Valentino, then make a trip to Piazza San Carlo, and finally get great views at Basilica of Superga.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Turin trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Milan to Turin takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. When traveling from Milan in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Turin: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Turin

Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 16 — 17:

Nice, France

— 1 night

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

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.
You've now added Place Massena to your itinerary. On the 17th (Sat), take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, make a trip to Place Massena, and then get to know the fascinating history of Vieille Ville.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Turin to Nice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Turin in July, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to drive to Montpellier.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 17 — 18:

Montpellier, France

— 1 night
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Manade Vitou de Fontmarie has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 18th (Sun): get a taste of the local shopping with Place de la Comedie, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedrale St. Pierre, and then trot along with Manade Vitou de Fontmarie.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Montpellier day trip planner.

You can drive from Nice to Montpellier in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Montpellier

Outdoors · Tours · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 18 — 19:

Barcelona, Spain

— 2 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.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Parc de Montjuic, Barcelona Watersports, Playa de La Barceloneta, and other attractions. Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and then stroll around Parc de Montjuic. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Parc Guell, kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, and then race across the water with Barcelona Watersports.

For more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip itinerary planning app.

Traveling by car from Montpellier to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. July in Barcelona sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 25°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can drive to Salou.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks · Outdoors · Adventure · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 19 — 21:

Salou, Spain

— 2 nights

Nightlife Capital of the Costa Dorada

Known for its Mediterranean climate and vibrant beach community, Salou serves as the tourist capital of the Costa Dorada.
You've now added PortAventura to your itinerary. Here are some ideas for day two: find something for the whole family at PortAventura.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Salou trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Salou by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Salou are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Lyon.

Things to do in Salou

Theme Parks
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 23:
Highlights from your trip

Lyon, France

— 1 night

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or and then get to know the fascinating history of Vieux Lyon.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, use the Lyon trip itinerary app.

Getting from Salou to Lyon by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder nights when traveling from Salou in July since evenings lows in Lyon dip to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Lyon

Parks · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 23 — 24: