57 days in Europe Itinerary

57 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
3
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
4
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 5 nights
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
7
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
8
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
9
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
10
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
11
Ravello, Italy
— 5 nights
12
Cannes, France
— 5 nights
13
Paris, France
— 5 nights

4
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Kilkenny Castle and Curracloe Beach. Popular historic sites such as Guinness Storehouse and Jerpoint Abbey are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Ferns Castle (in Ferns), The National 1798 Rebellion Centre (in Enniscorthy) and St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower (in Kilkenny). There's much more to do: explore the historical opulence of Rock of Cashel, explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery of Ireland, and get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle.

Before you visit Dublin, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

Quebec City, Canada to Dublin is an approximately 13-hour flight. You'll lose 5 hours traveling from Quebec City to Dublin due to the time zone difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Quebec City in June; daily highs in Dublin reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Kilkenny, Enniscorthy, Curracloe Beach, Rock of Cashel
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Rock of Cashel ©
Rock of Cashel
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

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.
You'll explore and learn at Jewish Museum in Prague and Powder Tower. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Staromestske namesti and Prague Castle. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Prague Astronomical Clock, wander the streets of Lesser Town, and stroll the grounds of Stary zidovsky Hrbitov.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague travel planning site.

Getting from Dublin to Prague by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, train, and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Dublin in July; daily highs in Prague reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Let the collections at Vasa Museum and Fotografiska Stockholm capture your imagination. Do some cultural sightseeing at Skansen and Stockholm Old Town. Next up on the itinerary: step into the grandiose world of Royal Palace, get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen, steep yourself in history at Drottningholm Palace, and see the interesting displays at Royal Treasury (Skattkammaren).

For photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read Stockholm trip planner.

Getting from Prague to Stockholm by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Prague in July, things will get slightly colder in Stockholm: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Drottningholm Palace
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Skansen ©
Skansen
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace

5
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
The State Hermitage Museum and Saint Isaac's Cathedral are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Museum-lovers will appreciate Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens and Russian Museum. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Palace Square, examine the collection at The Anna Akhmatova Museum, get engrossed in the history at Catherine Palace and Park, and pause for some serene contemplation at Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas.

To see more things to do, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg trip website.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to St. Petersburg takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Traveling from Stockholm to St. Petersburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Palace Square
Palace Square
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens ©
Grand Peterhof Palace and Gardens
Catherine Palace and Park ©
Catherine Palace and Park

2
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Suleymaniye Cami and Galata Tower. Get some cultural insight at Hagia Sophia Museum and Chora Museum. The adventure continues: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, explore the galleries of Rumeli Fortress, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul trip itinerary site.

Getting from St. Petersburg to Istanbul by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from St. Petersburg in July, expect Istanbul to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). Let the collections at House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria) capture your imagination. There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, get to know the fascinating history of Janoshegy, pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, and step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar).

To see photos, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Budapest vacation planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in July, Budapest is slightly colder at night with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

5
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll explore and learn at Belvedere Palace and Albertina. Take a break from Vienna with a short trip to Melk Abbey in Melk, about 1h 25 min away. The adventure continues: don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Haus der Musik Wien, stop by Historic Center of Vienna, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Karlskirche.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Vienna online tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trip

Melk Abbey
Find places to stay Jul 21 — 26:
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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.
Popular historic sites such as Doge's Palace and Piazza San Marco are in your itinerary. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St Mark's Campanile and San Giorgio Maggiore. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Scrovegni Chapel (in Padua) and Verona (Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore & Arena di Verona). There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, explore the activities along Canal Grande, steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and don't miss a visit to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

For other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Venice online driving holiday planner.

Getting from Vienna to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Vienna in July since evenings lows in Venice dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Verona, Scrovegni Chapel
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 30:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
San Giorgio Maggiore ©
San Giorgio Maggiore

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Let the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace capture your imagination. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Duomo di Siena and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Get out of town with these interesting Florence side-trips: Historic Centre of San Gimignano (in San Gimignano), Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Piazza del Campo (in Siena). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, make a trip to The Baptistery of St. John, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To see reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Florence online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in July, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Siena, Historic Centre of San Gimignano, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 3:
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo

5
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.
Get some historical perspective at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Let the collections at Galleria Borghese and Musei Capitolini capture your imagination. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Duomo di Orvieto (in Orvieto) and Tivoli (Villa Adriana & Villa d'Este). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

For photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Rome attractions planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Tivoli, Duomo di Orvieto
Find places to stay Aug 3 — 8:
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

5
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Villa Cimbrone Gardens and Museo della Carta are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Step off the beaten path and head to Villa Rufolo and Lido Capo di Conca. Get out of town with these interesting Ravello side-trips: Marina di Praia Beach (in Praiano), Spiaggia Lannio (in Cetara) and Positano (Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano & Fornillo). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello, appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Ravello, and shop like a local with Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma.

For photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Ravello tour planner.

You can drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for a bit cooler days and a bit warmer nights in Ravello: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Marina di Praia Beach, Spiaggia Lannio, Spiaggia Di Minori
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 13:
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Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

5
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Visit Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews and Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire for their historical value. Your itinerary includes some good beach time at Plage de Gigaro and Plage d'Aiguebelle. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Cannes: Plage de Jean Blanc (in Le Lavandou), La Croix-Valmer (Plage de Sylvabelle & Heraclee Beach) and Plage des Marines (in Cogolin). The adventure continues: tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de l'Escalet, kick back and relax at Frejus Beach, and identify plant and animal life at Wildlife Areas.

For where to stay, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Ravello to Cannes takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Traveling from Ravello in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Cannes, with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Cannes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Le Lavandou, Plage noire du Langoustier, Frejus Beach, Scuba & Snorkeling
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 19:
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Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de l'Escalet ©
Plage de l'Escalet

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.
Get some cultural insight at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Musee d'Orsay and Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen will appeal to museum buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Chateau de Chambord (in Chambord). Next up on the itinerary: admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, visit Montmartre, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find out how to plan a trip to Paris, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Cannes to Paris by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August, Paris is little chillier than Cannes - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen, Palace of Versailles, Chateau de Chambord
Find places to stay Aug 19 — 24:
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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