21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Amsterdam, The Netherlands
1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
6
Pompeii, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
7
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 30 min
8
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 2 nights
Ferry:  2 h 15 min
9
Fira, Greece
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
End: Athens, Greece

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Step out of Amsterdam to go to Lisse and see Keukenhof, which is approximately 34 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, meet the residents at ARTIS, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Albert Cuyp Market.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Amsterdam trip itinerary builder.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. In April, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks Museums Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Keukenhof
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Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

2
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.
On the 9th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the 10th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. April in Paris sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 6°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Sat): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. On your second day here, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice route planner.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Paris in April since evenings lows in Venice dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sun) so you can drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi. On your second day here, don't miss a visit to Ratto della Sabina, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To find where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence road trip app.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. April in Florence sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Wed): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thencontemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 16th (Thu): have fun and explore at Welcome to Rome and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

For traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Rome journey maker tool.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Thu) so you can take a train to Pompeii.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

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

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Pompeii, Italy

Pompeii ©
Pompeii has been a tourist destination for more than 250 years.
On your second day here, admire the natural beauty at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, thendelve into the distant past at Forum, thencontemplate the long history of Villa dei Misteri, and finally delve into the distant past at Pompeii Archaeological Park.

To see maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Pompeii visit planning site.

You can take a train from Rome to Pompeii in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Pompeii are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Pompeii

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Ravello
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Pompeii Archaeological Park ©
Pompeii Archaeological Park
Villa Rufolo ©
Villa Rufolo
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens

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nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Step out of Athens to go to Mycenae and see Archaeological Site Mycenae, which is approximately 1h 30 min away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, explore the ancient world of Erechtheion, and get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

To find ratings, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Athens trip itinerary maker website.

Traveling by flight from Pompeii to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Pompeii to Athens is 1 hour. In April in Athens, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Archaeological Site Mycenae
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

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nights
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: enjoy the sand and surf at Platis Gialos Beach, thensample the tasty concoctions at Mykonos Brewing Company, thendon't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), and finally wander the streets of Little Venice.

To see ratings, photos, maps, and more tourist information, use the Mykonos Town trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Mykonos Town in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Beaches Parks Museums

Side Trips

Mykonos Brewing Company, Platis Gialos Beach, Paradise Beach
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Platis Gialos Beach ©
Platis Gialos Beach
Little Venice ©
Little Venice
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos ©
Archaeological Museum of Mykonos

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nights
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Step out of Fira to go to Oia and see Sunset in Oia, which is approximately 32 minutes away. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Akrotiri, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel, enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira itinerary planning site.

Getting from Mykonos Town to Fira by ferry takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly. April in Fira sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 26th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Parks Outdoors Wineries

Side Trips

Oia, Akrotiri, Perissa Black Sand Beach, Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail, Panagia Theoskepasti Chapel
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail

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