26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona, Spain
— Few hours
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
4
Paris, France
— 4 nights
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 12 nights

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona driving holiday app.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Barcelona is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in December, things will get much colder in Barcelona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You'll set off for Amsterdam on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
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nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
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 Dampkring Coffeeshop, Easy Times Coffeeshop, Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get a taste of local nightlife at The Bulldog Amsterdam. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Dampkring Coffeeshop, thenjoin in the after-dark buzz at Easy Times Coffeeshop, and then join in the after-dark buzz at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours.

To see more things to do, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Amsterdam in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In December, Amsterdam is slightly colder than Barcelona - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 16th (Mon), you're off to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Nightlife Tours Shopping
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Amsterdam Red Light District Tours ©
Amsterdam Red Light District Tours
Dampkring Coffeeshop ©
Dampkring Coffeeshop
Easy Times Coffeeshop ©
Easy Times Coffeeshop

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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.
Popular historic sites such as Westminster Abbey and Buckingham Palace are in your itinerary. St. Paul's Cathedral and The British Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: St Mary's Church (in Swinbrook) and Cotswold Woollen Weavers (in Lechlade). And it doesn't end there: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, admire the masterpieces at Victoria and Albert Museum, hunt for treasures at Camden Market, and learn about all things military at Churchill War Rooms.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our London trip planning tool.

You can fly from Amsterdam to London in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Cotswold Woollen Weavers, St Mary's Church
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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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.
Get some cultural insight at Eiffel Tower and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Visit Champs-Elysees and Montmartre for their historical value. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at The Paris Catacombs, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Paris travel route planner.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Your inner history buff will appreciate Barcelona Cathedral and Las Ramblas. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Parc Guell and Art Gallery Blanco Grane - Tossa de Mar. Explore Barcelona's surroundings by going to Parroquia San Nicolas (in Malgrat de Mar) and Lloret de Mar (Lloret Beach, Playa Cala Sa Boadella, &more). See even more of Barcelona: tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de La Barceloneta, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, catch a live event at Camp Nou, and admire the masterpieces at Joan Miro Foundation.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip tool.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In December, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Art Gallery Blanco Grane - Tossa de Mar, Parroquia San Nicolas
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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