29 days in Western Europe Itinerary

29 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
5
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
10
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights

2
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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.
Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Arc de Triomphe and Sainte-Chapelle will appeal to history buffs. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, take a stroll through Le Marais, and browse for treasures at Avant-Garde Gallery.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read Paris online travel route builder.

Madrid, Spain to Paris is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Madrid in September; daily highs in Paris reach 24°C and lows reach 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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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.
On the 5th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Covent Garden, and then explore the world behind art at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, don't miss a visit to Harrods, and then don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace.

To see maps, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, read our London trip itinerary app.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to London is minus 1 hour. In September, daily temperatures in London can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in London

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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The British Museum ©
The British Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

3
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Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Popular historic sites such as Grand Place and Historic Centre of Brugge are in your itinerary. You'll explore and learn at Groeningemuseum and Horta Museum (Musee Horta). Step out of Brussels with an excursion to Church of Our Lady Bruges in Bruges--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), steep yourself in history at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, admire the masterpieces at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and tourist information, read Brussels trip planner.

Take a train from London to Brussels in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. September in Brussels sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

Bruges
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Anne Frank House and Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo). Let the collections at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: Old Church (in Delft), Haarlem (Stadhuis Haarlem, Grote Markt, &more) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery (in The Hague). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), walk around Vondelpark, and pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip builder website.

Traveling by car from Brussels to Amsterdam takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trips

Haarlem, Old Church, The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

3
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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.
Let the collections at Belvedere Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. There's still lots to do: examine the collection at The Hofburg, don't miss a visit to Historic Center of Vienna, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, and shop like a local with Graben and Kohlmarkt.

To find more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Vienna visit planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Vienna by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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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.
On the 16th (Thu), take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, and finally view the masterpieces at ar33studio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): explore the galleries of Doge's Palace, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then look for gifts at Vitturi Angelo, then shop like a local with Martina Vidal Venezia, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To find traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary app.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Vienna in September, expect Venice to be a bit warmer, temps between 29°C and 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Burano
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Basilica of Santa Croce are in your itinerary. Let the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico capture your imagination. Venture out of the city with trips to Siena (San Francesco & Duomo di Siena). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, shop like a local with Mercato Centrale, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and view the masterpieces at Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip maker.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
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Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri ©
Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Museum-lovers will get to explore Galleria Borghese and Trevimage. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and take in the exciting artwork at ALEFBET.

To see maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic will appeal to history buffs. Shop till you drop at La Boqueria and Galeria La Lesia. There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, see the interesting displays at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and take a stroll through Las Ramblas.

For where to stay, photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip site.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel, then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with Rio Creative Art Center. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): make a trip to Plaza Mayor, stop by Madrid al Cubo, then shop like a local with Gran Via, and finally examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in September since evenings lows in Madrid dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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