23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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23 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  11​h
1
Milan, Italy
— 1 day
Train:  6​h 30​min
2
Venice, Italy
— Few hours
train:  4​h 30​min
3
Munich, Germany
— 4 nights
train:  5​h 30​min
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  5​h 30​min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 5 nights
train:  5​h 30​min
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
7
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  8​h
8
Lourinha, Portugal
— 1 day
Drive:  1​h
9
Sintra, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  14​h 45​min
End: New Delhi, India

1
day
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 19th (Sat), get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco, and then stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Milan trip itinerary website .

New Delhi, India to Milan is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a -4 hour difference. Traveling from New Delhi in October, expect nights in Milan to be little chillier, around 13°C, while days are colder, around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites
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Castello Sforzesco ©
Castello Sforzesco
Monumental Cemetery ©
Monumental Cemetery
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

few
hours
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 20th (Sun), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Santa Maria dei Miracoli and then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Venice sightseeing planning site .

You can take a train from Milan to Venice in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of flight and train. October in Venice sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Munich.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites
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Santa Maria dei Miracoli ©
Santa Maria dei Miracoli
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

4
nights
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Bring the kids along to Deutsches Museum and New Town Hall (Neus Rathaus). Step out of Munich with an excursion to Schloss Neuschwanstein in Hohenschwangau--about 1h 30 min away. There's still lots to do: contemplate the waterfront views at English Garden, examine the collection at Munich Residenz, tour the pleasant surroundings at Nymphenburg Palace, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Church.

To find maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Munich sightseeing planner.

Fly from Venice to Munich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Venice in October; daily highs in Munich reach 16°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Schloss Neuschwanstein
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
English Garden ©
English Garden
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum

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.
Kids will enjoy Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou and Disneyland Paris. Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planning website .

Traveling by flight from Munich to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Munich in October since evenings lows in Paris dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Theme Parks

Side Trips

Disneyland Paris, Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Disneyland Paris ©
Disneyland Paris
Room Escape Games

5
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Bring the kids along to Lisbon Oceanarium and Belém Tower. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, appreciate the history behind Padrao dos Descobrimentos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Western European Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Paris in October, expect Lisbon to be somewhat warmer, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Lisbon

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Pavilhao do Conhecimento
Pavilhao do Conhecimento

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 2nd (Sat), take in the views from Chapel Bridge and then meet the residents at Zoo Zurich. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, then explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then find something for the whole family at Parapark Zurich.

For where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Zurich driving holiday planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Zurich by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Zurich. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Lisbon in November, with highs in Zurich at 10°C and lows at 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Chapel Bridge
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Zoo Zurich ©
Zoo Zurich
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Parapark Zurich ©
Parapark Zurich

1
night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): shop like a local with Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Maurizio al Monastero Maggiore. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, explore the world behind art at Pinacoteca di Brera, and then contemplate the long history of Il Cenacolo.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Milan driving holiday planner .

You can fly from Zurich to Milan in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Zurich in November, plan for somewhat warmer days in Milan, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Lourinha.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games
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Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
Room Escape Games

1
day
Lourinha, Portugal

Lourinha ©
Lourinhã is a municipality in the District of Lisbon, in subregion Oeste in Portugal. Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): examine the collection at Museu da Lourinha, then enjoy the sand and surf at Paimogo Beach, and then have some family-friendly fun at Dinokart.

To find where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Lourinha trip planner .

The Route module can help you plan travel from Milan to Lourinha. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Lourinha is minus 1 hour. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Milan in November; daily highs in Lourinha reach 21°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Sintra.

Things to do in Lourinha

Outdoors Beaches Parks
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Museu da Lourinha ©
Museu da Lourinha

3
nights
Sintra, Portugal

Sintra ©
Surrounded by rolling hills and old mansions and castles, Sintra has become known as the first center of the European Romantic style.
On the 7th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at Boca do Inferno, stroll through Praia da ursa, then have some family-friendly fun at Five Historic Photography Studio, and finally explore the historical opulence of Quinta da Regaleira. On the 8th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia do Magoito, then enjoy the sand and surf at Guincho Beach, and then steep yourself in history at Palacio Nacional de Sintra.

To find photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Sintra trip website .

Getting from Lourinha to Sintra by car takes about an hour. November in Sintra sees daily highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Sintra

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Cascais
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Praia da ursa ©
Praia da ursa
Boca do Inferno ©
Boca do Inferno
Praia do Magoito ©
Praia do Magoito

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