30 days in Austria, Germany & Italy Itinerary

30 days in Austria, Germany & Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
3
Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
5
Verona, Italy
— 1 night
6
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
7
Assisi, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Ravello, Italy
— 4 nights
9
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Schonbrunn Palace and St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get some historical perspective at Belvedere Palace and Historic Center of Vienna. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, hunt for treasures at Vienna Naschmarkt, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Rupert's Church (Ruprechtskirche), and steep yourself in history at Maria Am Gestade.

To find reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna online sightseeing planner.

Jeddah, Saudi Arabia to Vienna is an approximately 8.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Jeddah to Vienna. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Jeddah in December; daily highs in Vienna reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Fri) early enough to travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

2
nights
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace, browse the exhibits of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), thenadmire the striking features of Salzburg Cathedral, and finally explore the historical opulence of Schloss Hellbrunn. On the 6th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Salzburg Museum, get great views at Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Abbey (Stift St. Peter), thenview the masterpieces at Residenzgalerie Salzburg, and finally shop like a local with Getreidegasse.

To find more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Salzburg route maker site.

Getting from Vienna to Salzburg by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In December, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Salzburg

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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Schloss Hellbrunn ©
Schloss Hellbrunn
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

4
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
You'll explore and learn at Pergamonmuseum and Urban Nation. Get some cultural insight at Topography of Terror and East Side Gallery. The adventure continues: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, pause for some serene contemplation at Berliner Dom, examine the collection at Neues Museum, and contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall.

To find maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Berlin day trip site.

You can fly from Salzburg to Berlin in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Berlin

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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

4
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.
Doge's Palace and Museo Correr will appeal to museum buffs. Get a sense of the local culture at Piazza San Marco and Peggy Guggenheim Collection. And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, explore the world behind art at Ca' d'Oro, and pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore.

For other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

Getting from Berlin to Venice by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. December in Venice sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Verona.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
Verona, Italy

Verona ©
The famous setting for Shakespeare's star-crossed lovers, Romeo and Juliet, Verona is one of northern Italy's main tourist destinations, largely owing to its incredibly rich artistic heritage.
On the 15th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Museo di Castelvecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore, examine the collection at Casa di Giulietta, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella dei Notai, thenwander the streets of Piazza delle Erbe, and finally shop like a local with Galleria Dello Scudo.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Verona trip planner.

Drive from Venice to Verona in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a shuttle. In December, daytime highs in Verona are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Verona

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Arena di Verona ©
Arena di Verona
Piazza delle Erbe ©
Piazza delle Erbe
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore ©
Basilica di San Zeno Maggiore

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Appreciate the collections at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Pitti Palace. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Guardastelle Vineyard and Castello del Trebbio. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Siena to see Duomo di Siena about 1h 5 min away. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in the exciting artwork at M.G. Design, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Florence road trip tool.

Take a train from Verona to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Verona in December, things will get a bit warmer in Florence: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Assisi.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Guardastelle Vineyard, Castello del Trebbio, Duomo di Siena
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Guardastelle Vineyard ©
Guardastelle Vineyard
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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Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): do a tasting at Tili Vini Societa Agricola, see the interesting displays at Museo della Porziuncola, learn about winemaking at Azienda Agraria Saio, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Superiore di San Francesco, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica Papale e Sacro Convento di San Francesco d'Assisi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cripta di San Francesco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: step into the grandiose world of Rocca Maggiore, view the masterpieces at Assisi Galleria 6C, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eremo delle Carceri, thenlearn about winemaking at BIBENDA ASSISI WINE BAR-WINE VINO, CHOCOLATE, OLIVE OIL,TRUFFLE TASTING, and finally steep yourself in history at San Damiano.

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

You can drive from Florence to Assisi in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. When traveling from Florence in December, plan for a bit cooler days in Assisi, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can drive to Ravello.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Wineries Museums
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4
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Duomo di Ravello and Villa Cimbrone Gardens will appeal to history buffs. Escape the urban bustle at Valle delle Ferriere and Fornillo. Get out of town with these interesting Ravello side-trips: Marina di Praia Beach (in Praiano) and Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano (in Positano). There's still lots to do: stop by Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma, kick back and relax at Spiaggia di castiglione, examine the collection at Museo della Carta, and view the masterpieces at Petit Prince Art Gallery.

To see other places to visit, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Ravello attractions planner.

Getting from Assisi to Ravello by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train, subway, and taxi; or do a combination of train and bus. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Assisi in December: high temperatures in Ravello hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Amalfi, Positano, Parrocchia San Giovanni, Marina di Praia Beach
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Fornillo ©
Fornillo
Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea

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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.
Visit Colosseum and Vatican Museums for their historical value. Museum-lovers will get to explore Galleria Borghese and Musei Capitolini. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and enjoy breathtaking views from Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Rome online trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Ravello to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and train; or take a bus. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Ravello in December since evenings lows in Rome dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

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

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