31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Dublin, Ireland
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  4 h 15 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
Bus + Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
9
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
10
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
11
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
End: Dublin, Ireland

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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, nightlife, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Phoenix Park, sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St., examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, and wander the streets of Temple Bar.

To see photos, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Dublin attractions website.

If you are flying in from Ireland, the closest major aiport is Dublin Airport. In April in Dublin, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Apr 22 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
14 Henrietta Street ©
14 Henrietta Street
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

3
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, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, stroll around Hyde Park, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

To see other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our London trip builder.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. April in London sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

3
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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and shop like a local with Le Marais.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Paris tour planner.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Find places to stay Apr 27 — 30:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum. On the 2nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, then make a trip to Anne Frank House, and then admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam vacation planner.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Apr 30 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, take some stellar pictures from Petřín, and examine the collection at NaFilM: National film museum.

To plan Prague vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Prague can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Find places to stay May 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
NaFilM: National film museum ©
NaFilM: National film museum
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, and contemplate the long history of Matthias Church.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Budapest road trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Budapest by car takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or do a combination of flight and bus. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in May: highs in Budapest hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Find places to stay May 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

3
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 museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, and steep yourself in history at Hagia Sophia Museum.

For maps, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Istanbul day trip planning app.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Budapest to Istanbul in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Budapest to Istanbul is 2 hours. In May in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Dolmabahce Palace ©
Dolmabahce Palace

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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, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary maker website.

You can fly from Istanbul to Rome in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Rome. In May, daytime highs in Rome are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay May 11 — 14:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens.

To see reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Florence travel planner.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, expect a bit cooler with lows of 13°C in Florence. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Tours Museums Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

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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.
On the 18th (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona road trip website.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay May 17 — 19:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Take a break from Lisbon with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Belém Tower, shop like a local with Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

Plan my trip to Lisbon with suggested itineraries provided by Inspirock.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon. In May, daytime highs in Lisbon are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Find places to stay May 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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