25 days in Europe Itinerary

25 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Houston, United States
Fly:  16 h
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
3
Paris, France
— 4 nights
+3
Train + Fly + Foot + Train:  4 h
4
Cannes, France
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  4 h 45 min
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
7
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights
+2
Fly + Foot + Bus:  18 h 15 min
End: Houston, United States

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Explore Lisbon's surroundings by going to Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira & Sintra National Palace). And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, and steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge.

To find photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip planner.

Houston, USA to Lisbon is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of car and flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Houston to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. In May, Lisbon is a bit cooler than Houston - with highs of 75°F and lows of 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Brussels.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
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Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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.
Brussels is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Serres Royales De Laeken, appreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, admire the striking features of Parc du Cinquantenaire, and make a trip to Grand Place.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Brussels road trip app.

You can fly from Lisbon to Brussels in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Brussels due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in May, things will get little chillier in Brussels: highs are around 62°F and lows about 45°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Serres Royales De Laeken ©
Serres Royales De Laeken
Atomium ©
Atomium

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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Paris tour itinerary maker site.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Brussels in June, you will find days in Paris are somewhat warmer (74°F), and nights are about the same (55°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
nights
Cannes, France

Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 7th (Mon), don't miss a visit to La Croisette, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then take a leisurely stroll along Vieux Port. On your second day here, make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, then take some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, and finally look for gifts at Lavallie Bijoux et Joaillerie.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Cannes trip maker.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Paris to Cannes in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in June, Cannes is a bit warmer at night with lows of 61°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Cannes

Tours Outdoors Shopping

Side Trip

Nice
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Boat Tours & Water Sports
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Promenade des Anglais ©
Promenade des Anglais

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 9th (Wed), enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, don't miss a visit to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, then admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Correr.

To see other places to visit, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, use the Venice holiday planner.

Getting from Cannes to Venice by combination of shuttle and flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In June, daytime highs in Venice are 81°F, while nighttime lows are 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Jun 8 — 10:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
On the 11th (Fri), get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Vrtba Garden. On the 12th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an in-depth tour of Convent of St Agnes of Bohemia - National Gallery Prague, take in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, then let little ones run wild at Kampa Park, and finally take a stroll through Lesser Town.

To see other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague trip itinerary builder app.

You can fly from Venice to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Venice in June; daily highs in Prague reach 72°F and lows reach 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Belvedere Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Haus der Musik Wien, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, and explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace.

For photos, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vienna visit planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Vienna takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Vienna are 77°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
nights
Budapest, Hungary

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, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dohány Street Synagogue, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and don't miss a visit to Fisherman's Bastion.

For ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 79°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Tours Spas
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Food Tours
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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