20 days in Europe Itinerary

20 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Mon): take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi. On your second day here, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, thenget engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Istanbul vacation maker app.

Jaipur, India to Istanbul is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Jaipur to Istanbul is minus 2.5 hours. Traveling from Jaipur in February, you will find days in Istanbul are colder (°C), and nights are slightly colder (°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

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 19th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Dohány Street Synagogue, take a stroll through Andrassy Avenue, thensteep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion. On your second day here, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, thensee the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest tour itinerary maker.

You can fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Istanbul in February, plan for little chillier days in Budapest, with highs around °C, while nights are cooler with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Liberty Statue ©
Liberty Statue

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 21st (Fri), contemplate the long history of Powder Tower, thenadmire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, thenget great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and then wander the streets of Lesser Town.

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

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In February, daily temperatures in Prague can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Prague

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

3
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Champs-Elysees. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Le Marais and Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Palace of Versailles in Versailles, approximately Versailles away. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Montmartre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris day trip site.

You can fly from Prague to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. When traveling from Prague in February, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Wed): examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenadmire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

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Fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in February, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Duomo di Siena and Piazza del Campo. Explore hidden gems such as Campanile di Giotto and Pitti Palace. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Florence itinerary planner.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Siena
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Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto

5
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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Visit Pantheon and St. Peter's Basilica for their historical value. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore.

For reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rome online tour planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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