36 days in Europe Itinerary

36 days in Europe Itinerary

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36 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Guayaquil, Ecuador
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
7
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
9
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
10
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
11
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
train:  2​h
12
Amsterdam, Holland
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 15​min
End: Guayaquil, Ecuador

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Take a break from Lisbon with a short trip to Quinta da Regaleira in Sintra, about 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, wander the streets of Alfama, and explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Lisbon trip planner .

Guayaquil, Ecuador to Lisbon is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. The time zone difference moving from Ecuador Time (ECT) to Western European Time (WET) is 5 hours. Traveling from Guayaquil in February, expect Lisbon to be much colder, temps between 18°C and 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

3
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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, get your game on at The Witching Hour Room Escape, and stroll around Parc Guell.

For where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona itinerary maker website .

You can fly from Lisbon to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Lisbon to Barcelona, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in March, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome road trip planning website .

Fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Rome sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, shopping, nightlife, and classes. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce.

To find where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Florence travel planning site .

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
nights
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 12th (Thu), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the next day, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia.

For traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice day trip planning website .

Getting from Florence to Venice by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. March in Venice sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Budapest is known for historic sites, spas, nightlife, museums, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), appreciate the history behind Hősök tere, and steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Budapest travel itinerary planner.

Fly from Venice to Budapest in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Budapest, with lows of 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, parks, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Schonbrunn Palace, don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral, walk around Prater, and admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Vienna road trip website .

Getting from Budapest to Vienna by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In March, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 12°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Fri): take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then snap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally wander the streets of Lesser Town. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then get great views at Petřín.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague sightseeing planning app .

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Prague takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Prague are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to London.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

3
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey.

Discover how to plan a London trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Fly from Prague to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Prague to London due to the time zone difference. In March, daytime highs in London are 11°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

4
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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, shop like a local with Le Marais, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Paris road trip planner .

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 13°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

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

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Brussels: Bruges (Huisbrouwerij De Halve Maan, Belfry of Bruges, & more). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Grand Place, examine the collection at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), explore the world behind art at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique, and browse the exhibits of Atomium.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Brussels online travel route builder .

Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in March, you will find days in Brussels are a bit cooler (10°C), and nights are about the same (1°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Bruges
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
The Markt ©
The Markt

3
nights
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, meet the residents at ARTIS, admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

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You can take a train from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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