30 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

30 days in Europe & Asia Itinerary

Created using Inspirock trip itinerary builder

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
Fly
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive
3
Chamonix, France
— 1 night
Drive
4
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
Fly
6
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly
7
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
Fly
8
Seoul, South Korea
— 4 nights
Fly
9
Tegalalang, Indonesia
— 1 night
Drive
10
Seminyak, Indonesia
— 3 nights
Fly
11
Medan, Indonesia
— 1 night
Fly

S M T W T F S
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Queen of Cities

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, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia, hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi, take an in-depth tour of Chora Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul planner.

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Istanbul is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kuala Lumpur to Istanbul is minus 5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in December; daily highs in Istanbul reach 7°C and lows reach 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 5:

4
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Piazza delle Erbe, Basilica of St. Anthony, &more) and Verona (Casa di Giulietta, Museo di Castelvecchio, &more). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and explore the galleries of Doge's Palace.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Venice itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Venice takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Venice is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Venice when traveling from Istanbul in December, with lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to drive to Chamonix.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 5 — 9:

1
night
Chamonix, France

Alpine Capital of the World

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): fly down the slopes at Sport 2000 Cham'Sport Aiguille du Midi, take in the awesome beauty at Brevent Cable Car, take a memorable tour with Tours, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Chamonix Cemetery, and finally relax and rejuvenate at Studio 128.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Chamonix online attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Venice to Chamonix takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and shuttle; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Geneva.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors · Winter Sports · Parks · Adventure
Find places to stay Dec 9 — 10:

1
night
Geneva, Switzerland

Capital of Peace

Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Fri): explore the activities along Lake Geneva and then see the interesting displays at Patek Philippe Museum.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Geneva trip planning website.

You can drive from Chamonix to Geneva in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In December, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach 6°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Geneva

Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 10 — 11:

3
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Nieuwe Kerk (in Delft) and The Hague (Binnenhof & Ridderzaal (Inner Court & Hall of the Knights) & The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, stop by The Jordaan, sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Begijnhof.

To see traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam route planner.

Traveling by flight from Geneva to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Amsterdam when traveling from Geneva in December, with lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 11 — 14:

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

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.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, and see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Berlin route planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Dec 14 — 17:

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

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, theme parks, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: try out the rides at Tivoli Gardens, take in panoramic vistas at Rundetarn, explore the world behind art at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, and step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our Copenhagen day trip app.

You can fly from Berlin to Copenhagen in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In December, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Seoul.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 17 — 20:

4
nights
Seoul, South Korea

One of east Asia's major cultural and financial centers, Seoul boasts five World Heritage Sites and a huge selection of museums, temples, shrines, palaces, parks, gardens, and glass-and-steel skyscrapers.
Seoul is known for shopping, museums, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Gyeongbokgung Palace, admire the striking features of Deoksugung, don't miss a visit to N Seoul Tower, and explore the world behind art at Leeum Samsung Museum of Art.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Seoul travel route planner.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Seoul in 17 hours. Traveling from Copenhagen to Seoul, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, Seoul is little chillier than Copenhagen - with highs of 3°C and lows of -5°C. You'll have a few hours on the 25th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Tegalalang.

Things to do in Seoul

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 25:

1
night
Tegalalang, Indonesia

The most famous Tegalalang tourist attractions are rice terraces, forming a landscape you'll be hard-pressed to find elsewhere in the world.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): make a trip to Tegalalang Rice Terrace, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tirta Empul Temple, and then stroll through Mason Elephant Park.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Tegalalang day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Seoul to Tegalalang takes 11.5 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Seoul to Tegalalang is minus 1 hour. Expect much warmer temperatures when traveling from Seoul in December; daily highs in Tegalalang reach 36°C and lows reach 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can go by car to Seminyak.

Things to do in Tegalalang

Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:

3
nights
Seminyak, Indonesia

A popular resort town offering a good range of tourist trips, activities, and amenities, Seminyak houses numerous tour companies providing excursions into the jungles of Bali.
Get out of town with these interesting Seminyak side-trips: Tanah Lot Temple (in Beraban) and Ubud (Threads of Life & Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary). There's still lots to do: relax and rejuvenate at Fortitude Bali, see Off-Road Tours, let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and make a splash at Waterbom Bali.

For reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Seminyak driving holiday planning site.

Traveling by car from Tegalalang to Seminyak takes 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 36°C in December, and nighttime lows around 29°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Medan.

Things to do in Seminyak

Outdoors · Tours · Theme Parks · Adventure

Side Trips

Find places to stay Dec 26 — 29:

1
night
Medan, Indonesia

The capital of North Sumatra, Medan earned the nickname "Paris of Sumatra" during Dutch colonial times due to its marked resemblance to the French city.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Rahmat International Wildlife Museum & Gallery, examine the collection at Upside Down World, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Berhala Island.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Medan trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Seminyak to Medan in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of taxi, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of taxi, ferry, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seminyak to Medan. December in Medan sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Medan

Museums · Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 30:

Bali travel guide

4
World heritage site · Spas · Beaches
Island of the Gods
A province of Indonesia, the island of Bali remains one of the world's top tourist destinations thanks to its beaches, diving spots, and resorts. Take a trip to Bali to discover the island's smiling and famously hospitable locals--perhaps the biggest treasure of this tropical paradise. More than just another fun-in-the-sun getaway, Bali also reveals a rich history and varied geography of mountains, rugged coastal areas, sandy beaches, thriving rice terraces, and stark volcanic hillsides that seem transported from another planet. A Bali tour uncovers some of the world's best surfing spots, as well as a deeply spiritual local culture and globally significant archeological attractions.