31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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31 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
Fly:  5​h 30​min
1
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
6
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
7
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 45​min
8
Nice, France
— 5 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
9
Paris, France
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
End: London, United Kingdom

2
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Plaza de Espana.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Seville custom trip planner.

London, UK to Seville is an approximately 5.5-hour combination of bus, flight, and train. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Seville. In August, Seville is somewhat warmer than London - with highs of 38°C and lows of 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Royal Palace of Madrid and Catedral Primada. You'll explore and learn at Museo Nacional del Prado and Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Retiro Park (Parque del Retiro) and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

To see more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Seville to Madrid takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. August in Madrid sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

4
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.
Family-friendly places like La Sagrada Familia and El Cafè de la Pedrera will thrill your kids. Casa Batlló and El Barri Gòtic will appeal to history buffs. There's still lots to do: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour, see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional d'Art de Catalunya - MNAC, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and stroll through La Barceloneta.

To find ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona itinerary maker.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in August, plan for a bit cooler days in Barcelona, with highs around 34°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 26°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

4
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.
Vatican Museums and Borghese Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Step off the beaten path and head to Palatine Hill and Roman Forum. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Villa Adriana (in Tivoli) and Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Pietro, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the striking features of Pantheon, and delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Rome itinerary maker.

Fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Barcelona in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 23°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Vatican City, Cascata delle Marmore, Villa Adriana
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Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Siena Cathedral and Galleria dell'Accademia. Kids will appreciate attractions like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Boboli Gardens. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Siena (Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico & Piazza del Campo). Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Uffizi Gallery, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John, and take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Florence itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August, daytime highs in Florence are 35°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Siena
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Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi

4
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Porta della Carta and Peggy Guggenheim Collection will appeal to museum buffs. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like St. Mark's Square and Canal Grande. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Bagni Perla (in Chioggia). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Basilica di San Marco, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Venice sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Scrovegni Chapel, Bagni Perla
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 20th (Mon), stroll through Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip generator.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Zurich takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, Zurich is slightly colder than Venice - with highs of 28°C and lows of 16°C. On the 21st (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen ©
Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen
Seebad Katzensee ©
Seebad Katzensee

5
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Lérins Islands and Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews. Do some cultural sightseeing at La Croisette and Rue d'Antibes. Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Cannes) and Port Grimaud Beach (in Port Grimaud). There's still lots to do: kick back and relax at Castel Plage, admire the masterpieces at Palais Lascaris, contemplate the long history of Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, and stroll through Eden Plage Mala.

For more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Nice trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Zurich to Nice by combination of train and flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Zurich in August: high temperatures in Nice hover around 32°C and lows are around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Cannes, Eden Plage Mala, Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews, Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild, Port Grimaud Beach
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Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
Villa & Jardins Ephrussi de Rothschild ©
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

5
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.
You'll explore and learn at Musée d'Orsay and Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou. Get a sense of the local culture at Palace of Versailles and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, see the interesting displays at Musée Rodin, get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Paris vacation trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Nice in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Paris, with lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) to allow time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

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

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