28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

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28 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Lisbon, Portugal
train:  5​h
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 day
train:  5​h
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
train:  2​h
4
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 day
train:  4​h 30​min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
train:  5​h 30​min
6
Oswiecim, Poland
— 2 nights
train:  5​h 30​min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
train:  22​h 30​min
8
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 15​min
9
Bratislava, Slovakia
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
11
Belgrade, Serbia
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 45​min
12
Zagreb, Croatia
— 1 night
Drive:  5​h
13
Divaca, Slovenia
— 1 night
Drive:  4​h 30​min
14
Venice, Italy
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 15​min
15
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
train:  8​h
16
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  17​h 45​min
End: Lisbon, Portugal


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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.
On the 2nd (Thu), wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally explore the galleries of Casa Batllo.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Barcelona using our trip planner.

Lisbon, Portugal to Barcelona is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, see the interesting displays at Musee d'Orsay, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 4th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Palace of Versailles.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Paris road trip tool .

You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Barcelona in May, with highs in Paris at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

1
night
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.
On the 5th (Sun), see the interesting displays at MIM - Musical Instruments Museum, contemplate the long history of Grand Place, see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), then examine the collection at Atomium, and finally admire the landmark architecture of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels holiday builder site .

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Brussels, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 8°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
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day
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
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 6th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and finally explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To find more things to do, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip planning tool .

You can take a train from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

1
night
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.
On the 7th (Tue), steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, then explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace, then contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, and finally examine the collection at Pergamon Museum.

For ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Berlin trip website .

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Berlin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Oswiecim.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites Museums
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East Side Gallery ©
East Side Gallery
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

2
nights
Oswiecim, Poland

Oswiecim ©
Known to most by its German name Auschwitz, the modestly sized city of Oswiecim sits at the foot of the Jura Mountains, just 50 km (30 mi) west of Krakow.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Monument to Bolek i Lolek, then see the interesting displays at The Castle of Pszczyna, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Main Market Square. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Family Home of John Paul II, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Minor Basilica of the Presentation of the Blessed Virgin Mary, then enjoy some diversion at Energylandia, and finally take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum and Synagogue.

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Traveling by car from Berlin to Oswiecim takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in May, and nighttime lows around 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Oswiecim

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Wadowice, Energylandia, Muzeum Zamkowe w Pszczynie, Monument to Bolek i Lolek
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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.
Jewish Museum in Prague and Lobkowicz Palace will appeal to museum buffs. Popular historic sites such as Prague Castle and Spanish Synagogue are in your itinerary. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, explore the world behind art at National Gallery in Prague, get engrossed in the history at Strahov Monastery, and wander the streets of Old Town Square.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Prague trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can drive from Oswiecim to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. May in Prague sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Jewish Museum in Prague ©
Jewish Museum in Prague
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Katedrala Svateho Vita ©
Katedrala Svateho Vita

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), explore the world behind art at Belvedere Palace, then don't miss a visit to Historic Center of Vienna, and finally admire the striking features of St. Stephen's Cathedral. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, see the interesting displays at Albertina, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Augustinerkirche, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Schonbrunn Palace.

To find more things to do, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Vienna online road trip planner .

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In May, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Bratislava.

Things to do in Vienna

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

1
night
Bratislava, Slovakia

Bratislava ©
Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the historical opulence of Bratislava Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Bratislava Old Town, then explore the galleries of Devin Castle (hrad), and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St Elizabeth's / Blue Church.

To find more things to do, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bratislava road trip planning app .

Traveling by car from Vienna to Bratislava takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In May in Bratislava, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
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Devin Castle ©
Devin Castle
Bratislava Castle ©
Bratislava Castle
Bratislava Old Town ©
Bratislava Old Town

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): ponder the world of politics at Parliament, take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, then admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion. On the 18th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), admire the striking features of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), pause for some photo ops at Hősök tere, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

To see ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip builder app .

You can drive from Bratislava to Budapest in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. May in Budapest sees daily highs of 25°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

1
night
Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
On the 19th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save), examine the collection at Muzej Nikole Tesle (Nikola Tesla Museum), take a stroll through Skadarlija, then steep yourself in history at Kalemegdan, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Belgrade trip planning site .

Getting from Budapest to Belgrade by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In May, daytime highs in Belgrade are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Zagreb.

Things to do in Belgrade

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save) ©
St. Sava Temple (Hram Svetog Save)

1
night
Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Mon): admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, admire the masterpieces at Croatian Museum of Naive Art, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), then wander the streets of Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and finally see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Zagreb holiday maker website .

You can drive from Belgrade to Zagreb in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of flight and bus. In May, daily temperatures in Zagreb can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Divaca.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Upper Town (Gornji Grad) ©
Upper Town (Gornji Grad)
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
Museum of Broken Relationships ©
Museum of Broken Relationships

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Divaca, Slovenia

Divaca ©
Divača is a large nucleated village in the Littoral region of Slovenia, near the Italian border. On the 21st (Tue), Head underground at Skocjanske Jame, explore the fascinating underground world of Skocjan Caves, pause for some serene contemplation at Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, then view the masterpieces at Avgust Cernigoj Gallery, and finally examine the collection at Lipizzaner Museum Lipikum.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Divaca route planner.

Drive from Zagreb to Divaca in 2.5 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Divaca can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Divaca

Nature Parks Museums

Side Trips

Lipica, Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity, Skocjan Caves
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Skocjan Caves ©
Skocjan Caves
Hrastovlje Church of the Holy Trinity ©

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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.
To see more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Venice online attractions planner .

Traveling by car from Divaca to Venice takes 2 hours. In May, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Museums Historic Sites
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Vatican Museums and Palatine Hill are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Rome, make a side trip to see Villa Adriana in Tivoli, approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Rome tour planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In May in Rome, expect temperatures between 28°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Geneva.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Mon): test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, see the top attractions with CERN Univers de particules, then get a sense of history and politics at Palais des Nations, Genève, then ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, and finally take some stellar pictures from Cathedrale de St-Pierre.

To find where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Geneva itinerary maker .

Fly from Rome to Geneva in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in May, expect Geneva to be little chillier, temps between 22°C and 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Geneva

Museums Childrens Museums Fun & Games
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CERN
CERN
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Palais des Nations, Genève ©
Palais des Nations, Genève

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