35 days in Europe Itinerary

35 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Ambleside, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
3
Cheltenham, United Kingdom
— 1 night
4
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
5
Paris, France
— 4 nights
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
7
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
8
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
9
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
10
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
11
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, take in the dramatic natural features at Arthur's Seat, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and get great views at Calton Hill.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh journey maker site.

Toronto, Canada to Edinburgh is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Edinburgh. Expect a daytime high around °C in April, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Ambleside.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Find places to stay Apr 13 — 16:
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Photography Tours
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

3
nights
Ambleside, United Kingdom

Ambleside
Ambleside is a town in Cumbria, in North West England. Take a break from Ambleside with a short trip to Predator Experience in Ayside, about 40 minutes away. There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Derwentwater, make a trip to Lake Grasmere, take a memorable tour with Tours, and explore the striking landscape at Helm Crag.

To find traveler tips, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Ambleside trip maker.

Getting from Edinburgh to Ambleside by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Cheltenham.

Things to do in Ambleside

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trips

Keswick, Grasmere, Canyoning & Rappelling Tours, Helvellyn, Predator Experience
Find places to stay Apr 16 — 19:
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Helvellyn
Helvellyn
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Predator Experience ©
Predator Experience

1
night
Cheltenham, United Kingdom

Cheltenham ©
Cheltenham, also known as Cheltenham Spa, is a regency spa town and borough which is located on the edge of the Cotswolds, an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty in Gloucestershire, England. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): find something for the whole family at The Dragonfly Maze, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at The Cotswold Brewing Company, thenidentify plant and animal life at Greystones Farm, and finally look for all kinds of wild species at Walks With Hawks.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Cheltenham road trip planning site.

Getting from Ambleside to Cheltenham by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Cheltenham can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to go by car to London.

Things to do in Cheltenham

Wildlife Parks Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bourton-on-the-Water
Find places to stay Apr 19 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Walks With Hawks ©
Walks With Hawks
The Cotswold Brewing Company ©
The Cotswold Brewing Company
The Dragonfly Maze ©
The Dragonfly Maze

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and walk around Hyde Park.

To see ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our London trip itinerary website.

Getting from Cheltenham to London by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Apr 20 — 24:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

4
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.
Explore Paris' surroundings by going to Versailles (Ancien Hopital Royal & Palace of Versailles). There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, and admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Paris route maker app.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. April in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Versailles
Find places to stay Apr 24 — 28:
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

4
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Keukenhof (in Lisse), Delft (Royal Delft - Koninklijke Porceleyne Fles, Old Church, &more) and Klimpark Het Klimeiland (in Leidschendam). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, steep yourself in history at Willet-Holthuysen Museum, and walk around Vondelpark.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam day trip planning website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Delft, Keukenhof, Klimpark Het Klimeiland
Find places to stay Apr 28 — May 2:
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Keukenhof ©
Keukenhof
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

3
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.
Venture out of the city with trips to Padua (Palazzo Bo, Scrovegni Chapel, &more). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Venice sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, Venice is a bit warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Padua
Find places to stay May 2 — 5:
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Change things up with these side-trips from Florence: Siena (Via di Citta, Battistero di San Giovanni, &more). The adventure continues: take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

To find where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip planning site.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Expect a daytime high around °C in May, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

Siena
Find places to stay May 5 — 9:
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M.G. Design ©
M.G. Design
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

3
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums.

To find maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Rome when traveling from Florence in May, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay May 9 — 12:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 13th (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, thenwander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, thenmake a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, stroll around Parc Guell, thenexplore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May in Barcelona, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Find places to stay May 12 — 14:
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get out of town with these interesting Lisbon side-trips: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Sintra National Palace, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa, and snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In May, daytime highs in Lisbon are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Sintra
Find places to stay May 14 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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