23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
2
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Andorra la Vella, Andorra
— 1 night
4
Valletta, Malta
— 1 night
5
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
6
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia
— 1 night
7
Tirana, Albania
— 1 night
8
Podgorica, Montenegro
— 1 night
9
Belgrade, Serbia
— 2 nights
10
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 1 night
11
Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
12
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 1 night
13
Acquaviva, San Marino
— 1 night
14
Vatican City, Italy
— 1 night
15
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, thenvisit Alfama, thendon't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and finally appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

For photos, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Lisbon holiday site.

Edinburgh, UK to Lisbon is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Edinburgh in June, with highs in Lisbon at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Zoos & Aquariums
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 6th (Sun), walk around Parque del Retiro, thensteep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. On the next day, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, thensee the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Madrid takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Lisbon to Madrid is 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Lisbon in June: highs in Madrid hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Mon) so you can travel to Andorra la Vella.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

1
night
Andorra la Vella, Andorra

Andorra la Vella ©
Tucked high in the Pyrenees and home to fewer than 65,000 residents, Andorra La Vella seems at first an unlikely tourist hotspot.
On the 8th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella, thenadmire the striking features of Casa de la Vall, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sant Joan de Caselles, and finally admire the verdant scenery at Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Andorra la Vella trip app.

Traveling by combination of train and bus from Madrid to Andorra la Vella takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Andorra la Vella

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trips

Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley, Church of Sant Joan de Caselles
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Church of Sant Joan de Caselles ©
Church of Sant Joan de Caselles
Casa de la Vall ©
Casa de la Vall
Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley ©
Madriu-Perafita-Claror Valley

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night
Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
On the 9th (Wed), take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Co-Cathedral, thendelve into the distant past at Hal Saflieni Hypogeum, and finally explore the ancient world of Mnajdra.

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You can do a combination of bus and flight from Andorra la Vella to Valletta in 9 hours. In June in Valletta, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Mnajdra, Hal Saflieni Hypogeum
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St. John's Co-Cathedral ©
St. John's Co-Cathedral
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Upper Barrakka Gardens ©
Upper Barrakka Gardens

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Ancient Agora of Athens, steep yourself in history at Acropolis of Athens, pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, thenwander the streets of Plaka, and finally stop by Electra Raikos Exact Museum Copies. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at National Archaeological Museum, thenmake a trip to Plateia Syntagmatos, thenappreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, and finally get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

For reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens tour website.

You can fly from Valletta to Athens in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. June in Athens sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Skopje.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Skopje, Republic of North Macedonia

Skopje ©
A melting pot of cultures from Roman, Byzantine, Ottoman, and Yugoslavian rule, Skopje serves as the nation's eclectic capital.
On the 12th (Sat), snap pictures at The Stone Bridge, thentake in the history at Memorial House of Mother Teresa, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Matka.

For photos, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Skopje travel route planning website.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Skopje takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Skopje. Expect slightly colder evenings in Skopje when traveling from Athens in June, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Tirana.

Things to do in Skopje

Parks Nature Museums
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Lake Matka ©
Lake Matka
The Stone Bridge ©
The Stone Bridge
Memorial House of Mother Teresa ©
Memorial House of Mother Teresa

1
night
Tirana, Albania

Tirana, the largest city in Albania, represents one a lively and fast-paced metropolis.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): get engrossed in the history at Muzeu Historik Kombetar, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and then don't miss a visit to Skanderbeg Square.

For more things to do, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Tirana day trip tool.

You can drive from Skopje to Tirana in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Tirana

Tours Museums
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Food Tours
Muzeu Historik Kombetar ©
Muzeu Historik Kombetar
Skanderbeg Square ©
Skanderbeg Square

1
night
Podgorica, Montenegro

Podgorica ©
One of Europe's most relaxed and newest capital cities, Podgorica sits on the confluence of two rivers, with two sides of it offering two different options for exploring.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Morača River, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Dajbabe Monastery, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Skadar.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Podgorica trip planning website.

Drive from Tirana to Podgorica in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can travel to Belgrade.

Things to do in Podgorica

Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Lake Skadar ©
Lake Skadar
Morača River
Morača River
Dajbabe Monastery ©
Dajbabe Monastery

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Belgrade, Serbia

Belgrade ©
The capital and largest city of Serbia, cosmopolitan Belgrade sits on the confluence of the Sava and the Danube rivers.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Skadarlija, thenget curious at Nikola Tesla Museum, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Sava Temple, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Ada Ciganlija. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Kalemegdan, thenget to know the resident critters at Belgrade Zoo, and finally take a stroll through Knez Mihailova.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Belgrade tour planning website.

Fly from Podgorica to Belgrade in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. June in Belgrade sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Belgrade

Parks Outdoors Beaches
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Ada Ciganlija ©
Ada Ciganlija
Kalemegdan ©
Kalemegdan
St. Sava Temple ©
St. Sava Temple

1
night
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Bascarsija, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, steep yourself in history at Sebilj Brunnen (Fountain), thenmake a trip to Old Sarajevo Clock Tower, and finally steep yourself in history at Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Sarajevo online trip maker.

Fly from Belgrade to Sarajevo in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Historic Sites Tours
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Walking tours
Bascarsija ©
Bascarsija
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb ©
Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 18th (Fri), admire the striking features of Cathedral of the Assumption, get the lay of the land with Walking tours, see the interesting displays at Museum of Broken Relationships, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka), and finally examine the collection at Zagreb 80's Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Tkalciceva, stop by Break Time, thenvisit Upper Town (Gornji Grad), and finally partake in some friendly competition at Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb.

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

You can fly from Sarajevo to Zagreb in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daytime highs in Zagreb are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Zagreb

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Tours
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St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) ©
St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka)
Walking tours
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb ©
Escape Room Enigmarium Zagreb

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night
Ljubljana, Slovenia

Ljubljana ©
Sitting astride the Ljubljanica River, Ljubljana is marked with picturesque bridges and a marketplace, designed by the famous architect Jože Plečnik.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): stop by Ljubljana Old Town, take in the views from Triple Bridge, get a sense of history and politics at Town Hall, step into the grandiose world of Ljubljana Castle, thenexplore the activities along Ljubljanica River, and finally stroll around Congress Square (Kongresni trg).

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Ljubljana online attractions planner.

Getting from Zagreb to Ljubljana by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a shuttle; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Acquaviva.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Parks
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Ljubljana Old Town ©
Ljubljana Old Town
Triple Bridge ©
Triple Bridge
Ljubljanica River ©
Ljubljanica River

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Acquaviva, San Marino

Acquaviva
As one of the smallest but most picturesque places in San Marino, Acquaviva draws tourists with two things--its gorgeous aquamarine waters and its adventure park.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): find something for the whole family at San Marino Adventures.

To find out how to plan a trip to Acquaviva, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Ljubljana to Acquaviva in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of flight, train, and bus. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Acquaviva when traveling from Ljubljana in June, with lows around °C. On the 22nd (Tue), you'll travel to Vatican City.

Things to do in Acquaviva

Theme Parks
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Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City ©
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, get a sense of history and politics at Prefettura degli Affari Economici della Santa Sede, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, thenpause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Vatican City vacation maker website.

Traveling by car from Acquaviva to Vatican City takes 4.5 hours. In June, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
La Pieta ©
La Pieta

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 24th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, thenmake a trip to Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, thenadmire the local landmark of Fontana in Piazza Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planning site.

Rome is very close to Vatican City. Expect a daytime high around °C in June, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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