22 days in Europe Itinerary

22 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
4
Corfu Town, Greece
— 1 night
5
Bucharest, Romania
— 1 night
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
7
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 1 night
8
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
9
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Île de la Cité and Montmartre. Head to Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Le Maraisfor some retail therapy. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, make a trip to Conciergerie, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and admire the masterpieces at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

To find maps, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Paris is an approximately 3.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In December in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

2
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 22nd (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenwander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, thentour the pleasant surroundings at Playa de La Barceloneta, and then walk around Parc Guell.

To find traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors
Find places to stay Dec 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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.
Get some historical perspective at Colosseum and Cupola di San Pietro. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Roman Forum and Il Presepe dei Netturbini. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the ancient world of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 27:
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Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum

1
night
Corfu Town, Greece

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
Kick off your visit on the 28th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Agia Paraskevi Monastery, wander the streets of Corfu Old Town, and then delve into the distant past at Old Fortress Corfu.

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Traveling by flight from Rome to Corfu Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Rome to Corfu Town. December in Corfu Town sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Bucharest.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Agia Paraskevi Monastery
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
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Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Corfu Old Town ©
Corfu Old Town

1
night
Bucharest, Romania

Bucharest ©
The booming city of Bucharest is a sophisticated metropolis with a high contrast of old- and new-world architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Muzeul National al Satului "Dimitrie Gusti", ponder the world of politics at Palace of Parliament, thensteep yourself in history at Stavropoleos Monastery, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museum of History of the Jewish Community.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Bucharest journey maker tool.

You can fly from Corfu Town to Bucharest in 7.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. When traveling from Corfu Town in December, plan for cooler days and little chillier nights in Bucharest: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Bucharest

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Stavropoleos Monastery ©
Stavropoleos Monastery
Museum of History of the Jewish Community ©
Palace of Parliament ©
Palace of Parliament

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.
Popular historic sites such as St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) and Shoes on the Danube Bank are in your itinerary. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Matthias Church and Szechenyi Lanchid. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, examine the collection at Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum, admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), and explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar).

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Budapest trip builder tool.

Traveling by flight from Bucharest to Budapest takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or drive. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in December, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 29 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Shoes on the Danube Bank ©
Shoes on the Danube Bank
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

1
night
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
On the 2nd (Sat), contemplate the long history of Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Sophia's Cathedral, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Andrew's Church, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Kyiv (Kiev) road trip tool.

Fly from Budapest to Kyiv (Kiev) in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Budapest to Kyiv (Kiev) due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Budapest in January, expect Kyiv (Kiev) to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
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St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
St. Andrew's Church ©
St. Andrew's Church

3
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Get some cultural insight at Memorial of the Berlin Wall and Topography of Terror. Pergamonmuseum and Neues Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, make a trip to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, and explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace.

For maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin online sightseeing planner.

Fly from Kyiv (Kiev) to Berlin in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace
Memorial of the Berlin Wall ©
Memorial of the Berlin Wall
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror

3
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.
Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House) will appeal to museum buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Van Gogh Museum and The Jordaan. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, make a trip to De Nieuwe Kerk, and steep yourself in history at Willet-Holthuysen Museum.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam road trip site.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In January, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder ©
Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder

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