60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  17 h
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Bruges, Belgium
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights
Drive:  4 h 15 min
8
Salzburg, Austria
— 4 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
9
Vienna, Austria
— 5 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
11
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
12
Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
13
Rome, Italy
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

3
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Irish Whiskey Museum and Glasnevin Cemetery Museum. Let the collections at The Little Museum of Dublin and Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum capture your imagination. There's lots more to do: examine the collection at Guinness Storehouse, get engrossed in the history at National Print Museum, steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol Museum, and ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, use the Dublin trip planner.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Dublin is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from Sao Paulo to Dublin, you'll lose 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Prepare for cooler weather when traveling from Sao Paulo in December: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Irish Whiskey Museum ©
Irish Whiskey Museum
The Little Museum of Dublin ©
The Little Museum of Dublin
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

5
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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Churchill War Rooms and Tower of London Ice Rink. National Gallery and National Portrait Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. There's lots more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, examine the collection at The British Museum, and explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum.

For photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the London trip planner.

You can fly from Dublin to London in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. In December, daily temperatures in London can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Churchill War Rooms ©
Churchill War Rooms
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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.
Appreciate the collections at Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Head to Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Champs-Elyseesfor some retail therapy. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles, about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, wander the streets of Montmartre, and appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe.

To find photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Paris day trip planning tool.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. In December in Paris, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

4
nights
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.
Head to Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert and BOZAR Centre for Fine Artsfor some retail therapy. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Grand Place and Atomium. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), explore the world behind art at Magritte Museum, and make a trip to Belgian Comic Strip Center.

To see more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Brussels journey builder.

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 7°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique

3
nights
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges ©
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Historic Centre of Brugge and Brugse Vrije. Museum-lovers will get to explore Groeningemuseum and Folklore Museum. And it doesn't end there: make a trip to The Markt, see the interesting displays at Choco-Story - The Chocolate Museum, take in panoramic vistas at Belfry of Bruges, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady Bruges.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Bruges online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Brussels to Bruges by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In December in Bruges, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Bruges

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Groeningemuseum ©
Groeningemuseum
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Belfry of Bruges ©
Belfry of Bruges

5
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.
Let the collections at Anne Frank House and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery capture your imagination. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to The Jordaan and Het Scheepvaartmuseum| The National Maritime Museum. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Amsterdam: Old Church (in Delft) and Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) & Grote Markt). Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, take an in-depth tour of Verzetsmuseum Amsterdam, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam journey planning tool.

Getting from Bruges to Amsterdam by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. December in Amsterdam sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Prague.

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

5
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 discover tucked-away gems like Lesser Town and Lobkowicz Palace. For shopping fun, head to Gallery of Steel Figures or DOX Centre for Contemporary Art. There's much more to do: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. George's Basilica, and pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Our Lady before Tyn.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Prague trip planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam in January, expect Prague to be little chillier, temps between 2°C and -3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can drive to Salzburg.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

4
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Get some historical perspective at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle and Salzburg Cathedral. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Salzburger Altstadt and Swarovski Kristallwelten. Take a break from Salzburg with a short trip to Ellmau Ski Resort and Village in Ellmau, about 1h 25 min away. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, steep yourself in history at Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent, and see the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Salzburg itinerary planner.

You can drive from Prague to Salzburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and train. January in Salzburg sees daily highs of 4°C and lows of -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Ellmau Ski Resort and Village, Swarovski Kristallwelten
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Salzburger Altstadt ©
Salzburger Altstadt
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn

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.
Head to Vienna Naschmarkt and Graben and Kohlmarktfor plenty of shopping. Get some cultural insight at Schonbrunn Palace and The Hofburg. Next up on the itinerary: see the interesting displays at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, get a taste of the local shopping with Mariahilfer Strasse, make a trip to Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum).

To find photos, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Vienna trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Salzburg to Vienna takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. January in Vienna sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien

4
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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Matthias Church and Szechenyi Lanchid. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Bastion and St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika). There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), learn about winemaking at Faust Wine Cellar, steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Budapest visit planner.

Getting from Vienna to Budapest by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Budapest are 3°C, while nighttime lows are -4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sun) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

4
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.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Dolmabahce Sanat Galerisi and Istiklal Street. Hagia Sophia Museum and Topkapi Palace will appeal to museum buffs. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Historic Areas of Istanbul, explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern, take a stroll through Ortakoy, and take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Istanbul tour itinerary tool.

You can fly from Budapest to Istanbul in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Turkey Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. While traveling from Budapest, expect somewhat warmer days and much hotter nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of 10°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Thu) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Historic Areas of Istanbul ©
Historic Areas of Istanbul
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum

5
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Duomo di Siena and Le mura di Lucca will appeal to history buffs. Do your shopping at Mercato Centrale and Art Gallery Studio Iguarnieri. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Florence: Siena (Piazza del Campo & Battistero di San Giovanni) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). The adventure continues: enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, explore the world behind art at Museum of Opera of Saint Maria of Fiore, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To find photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Florence tour planning app.

Getting from Istanbul to Florence by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Istanbul to Florence, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in January, expect a bit cooler with lows of 3°C in Florence. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

Siena, Le mura di Lucca, Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Le mura di Lucca ©
Le mura di Lucca

6
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.
Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get some historical perspective at Pantheon and Church of St. Louis of the French. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Square, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, and take in panoramic vistas at Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Rome are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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