35 days in Europe Itinerary

35 days in Europe Itinerary

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Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly
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Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
Fly
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Thessaloniki, Greece
— 1 night
Train to Tithorea, Taxi to Delphi
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Delphi, Greece
— 2 nights
Bus
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Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Taxi to Mantoúdi, Ferry to Skopelos
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Skopelos, Greece
— 3 nights
Ferry to Skiathos, Fly to Naples
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Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium

— 2 nights

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Grand Place, buy something for everyone on your list at Les Galeries Royales Saint-Hubert, take a peaceful walk through Sonian Forest, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Villers, then take a peaceful walk through Hallerbos – ‘'The Blue Forest’', and finally examine the collection at Atomium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Vlaeykensgang, admire the landmark architecture of Carolus Borromeus Church, pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Paul's Church, see the interesting displays at Museum Mayer van den Bergh, then see the interesting displays at Rubens House (Rubenshuis), and finally stop by Grand Diamonds Jewelry.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Brussels trip itinerary planner.

London, UK to Brussels is an approximately 3-hour train ride. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Brussels. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 28 — 30:

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, explore the activities along Herengracht, make a trip to De 9 Straatjes, then contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht), then don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, and finally take in the exciting artwork at Elephant Parade House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 2nd (Sat): get outside with Outdoor Activities, browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market, then pause for some serene contemplation at De Duif, then make a trip to The Amstel, and finally explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum.

To find maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip builder.

Drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 23°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Shopping · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Jun 30 — Jul 2:

Berlin, Germany

— 2 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 3rd (Sun), buy something for everyone on your list at Die Hackeschen Hoefe, get outside with Strandbar Mitte, then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, then get engrossed in the history at Palace of Tears, and finally get outside with Der Vertikale Garten im Dussmann-Haus. On your second day here, get outside with Karl Foerster Garten, contemplate the long history of Neues Palais, admire the natural beauty at Potsdam's Gardens, then kick back and relax at Strandbad Wannsee, then see the interesting displays at Classic Remise Berlin, and finally buy something for everyone on your list at Mall of Berlin.

For maps, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Berlin online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Amsterdam to Berlin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Outdoors · Shopping · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 2 — 4:

Prague, Czech Republic

— 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Tue): admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, explore the world behind art at Narodni Galerie Praha, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then have fun and explore at Gallery of Steel Figures, then steep yourself in history at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally explore the engaging exhibits at Muzeum Smyslů. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Charles Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Infant Jesus of Prague, then admire the landmark architecture of Kostel sv. Mikuláše, and finally stop by Lesser Town.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Prague day trip website.

You can drive from Berlin to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 30°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Jul 4 — 6:

Vienna, Austria

— 2 nights

City of Dreams

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.
On the 7th (Thu), admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, get engrossed in the history at Imperial Carriage Museum Vienna, examine the collection at Leopold Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally make a trip to St. Stephen's Cathedral. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: wander the streets of Graben and Kohlmarkt, appreciate the extensive heritage of Ringstrasse, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then take an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, then explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, and finally don't miss a visit to MAK - Austrian Museum of Applied Arts/Contemporary Art.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Vienna trip planner.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In July, plan for daily highs up to 32°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 6 — 8:

Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, view the masterpieces at Koller Gallery, then steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, then contemplate the long history of Citadel, and finally walk around Margaret Island. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Roman Beach, see the interesting displays at Budapest Pinball Museum, examine the collection at Miniversum Budapest, then shop like a local with Andrassy Avenue, then pick up a one of a kind souvenir at Opera Antikvitas, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip planning site.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In July in Budapest, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 18°C at night. You will have some time to spend on the 11th (Mon) before leaving for Tirana.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 8 — 11:

Tirana, Albania

— 1 night
Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Mon): brush up on your military savvy at BunkArt 2 and then get to know the fascinating history of Rruga Murat Toptani.

To find ratings, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Tirana day trip planning app.

You can fly from Budapest to Tirana in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. When traveling from Budapest in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Tirana, with highs around 38°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) so you can go by car to Thessaloniki.

Things to do in Tirana

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jul 11 — 12:

Thessaloniki, Greece

— 1 night

Mother of Israel

A city with a stormy history and a cosmopolitan heart, Thessaloniki attracts visitors with its diverse culinary scene, dynamic nightlife, and youthful energy.
On the 13th (Wed), explore the different monuments and memorials at Zeitenlik, contemplate the long history of Hagios Demetrios, pause for some serene contemplation at The Catacombs of St. John the Baptist, then look for gifts at Olicatessen, then get engrossed in the history at Museum of Byzantine Culture, and finally take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Thessaloniki.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Thessaloniki trip planning tool.

Getting from Tirana to Thessaloniki by car takes about 6 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of bus, car, and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Tirana to Thessaloniki is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Delphi.

Things to do in Thessaloniki

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 12 — 14:

Delphi, Greece

— 2 nights
Ancient Greeks revered Delphi as the center of their universe, building an impressive sanctuary to Apollo in order to mark this sacred spot.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Thu): brush up on your military savvy at Maritime Museum & Archaeological Collection of Galaxidi and then kick back and relax at Itea Beach. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Ieros Naos Agiou Georgiou, explore the ancient world of Delphi, delve into the distant past at Temple of Apollo In Delphi, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Tholos, and finally get engrossed in the history at Delphi Archaeological Museum.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Delphi day trip planning site.

Traveling by combination of train and taxi from Thessaloniki to Delphi takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 38°C in July, and nighttime lows around 23°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can drive to Athens.

Things to do in Delphi

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 14 — 16:

Athens, Greece

— 1 night

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museum of Cycladic Art, then pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, then pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, and finally appreciate the history behind Temple of Athena Nike. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, get to know the fascinating history of Philopappos Hill, explore the ancient world of Temple of Hephaestus, then delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, and finally steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, use the Athens trip maker app.

Getting from Delphi to Athens by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Athens when traveling from Delphi in July, with lows around 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Skopelos.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 16 — 17:

Skopelos, Greece

— 3 nights

Green Jewel on Blue

Known as one of the Aegean's greenest islands, Skopelos features a long coastline of fine beaches and an interior covered with verdant pine forests, olive groves, and plum orchards.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Skiathitiko Spiti and The Blue House Art Gallery. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Troulos Beach and Panormos Beach. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Ioannis Chapel, stroll the grounds of Sendoukia Pirate Graves, enjoy the sand and surf at Milia Beach, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Kastani Beach.

To find more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Skopelos itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Athens to Skopelos in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Athens in July, you will find days in Skopelos are little chillier (34°C), and nights are about the same (28°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Naples.

Things to do in Skopelos

Parks · Beaches · Outdoors · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 17 — 20:

Naples, Italy

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. On the 21st (Thu), contemplate the long history of Catacombe di San Gaudioso, engage your brain at Museo delle Arti Sanitarie, engage your brain at MUSA - Museo Universitario delle Scienze e delle Arti, then explore the ancient world of The Neapolis Buried, then take a stroll through Decumani di Napoli, and finally admire the masterpieces at Sant'Anna dei Lombardi (Monteoliveto). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the ancient world of Oplonti Villa di Poppea Ruins, explore the ancient world of Odeon - Teatro Piccolo, explore the ancient world of Forum, admire the landmark architecture of Villa dei Misteri, then explore the ancient world of Temple of Apollo, and finally make a trip to Terme del Foro.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, read Naples trip planning app.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Skopelos to Naples in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, train, and bus. Traveling from Skopelos to Naples, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier evenings in Naples when traveling from Skopelos in July, with lows around 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 20 — 23:

Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli and Palatine Hill. Colosseum and Vatican Museums are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Venezia, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and make a trip to Villa Borghese.

To find traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary website.

Traveling by train from Naples to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. On the 26th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jul 23 — 26:

Milan, Italy

— 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 26th (Tue), take an in-depth tour of Grande Museo del Duomo di Milano, examine the collection at Museo del Novecento, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria presso San Satiro. On the 27th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Milano, take an in-depth tour of Villa Necchi Campiglio, then don't miss a visit to Dialogo nel Buio, then take a stroll through Brera District, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Milan day trip planner.

Getting from Rome to Milan by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder evenings in Milan when traveling from Rome in July, with lows around 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jul 26 — 28:

Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, then get to know the fascinating history of Plaça de Sant Felip Neri, and finally browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria. Here are some ideas for day two: take a stroll through El Born, get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Catalunya, stroll around Parc Guell, explore the world behind art at Casa Vicens, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona planner.

Fly from Milan to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Milan in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Barcelona, with lows of 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Jul 28 — 30:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Igreja de Sao Domingos (Santa Justa e Rufina), explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, then explore the world behind art at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Mon): take a stroll through Avenida da Liberdade, enjoy the sand and surf at Praia de Carcavelos, then see the interesting displays at Museu Colecao Berardo, then learn about all things military at Museu de Marinha, and finally race across the water with a speed boat tour.

To find photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lisbon online trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder evenings in Lisbon when traveling from Barcelona in July, with lows around 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Mon) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jul 30 — Aug 1: