38 days in Europe & Israel Itinerary

38 days in Europe & Israel Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
2
Haifa, Israel
— 1 night
3
Eilat, Israel
— 1 night
4
Mitspe Ramon, Israel
— 1 night
5
Jerusalem, Israel
— 2 nights
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 5 nights
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
8
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
9
Paris, France
— 5 nights
10
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
11
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights


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4
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: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, and get engrossed in the history at Musei Capitolini.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Rome itinerary planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Rome due to the time zone difference. In December, Rome is cooler than Buenos Aires - with highs of °C and lows of °C. On the 18th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Haifa.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

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

1
night
Haifa, Israel

Haifa
A picturesque city in the north of the country, Haifa combines history and appearances to create an interesting and relaxing destination.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): shop like a local with Art 192, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Bahai Gardens and Shrine, thenget to know the fascinating history of The German Colony, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at The Baha'i Gardens.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Haifa trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Rome to Haifa by flight takes about 8 hours. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Israel Standard Time (IST), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Rome in December, expect Haifa to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Eilat.

Things to do in Haifa

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trip

Acre
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Bahai Gardens  and Shrine
Bahai Gardens and Shrine
The Baha'i Gardens ©
The Baha'i Gardens
The German Colony ©
The German Colony

1
night
Eilat, Israel

Eilat ©
At the northern extreme of the Red Sea sits Eilat, a resort town popular with domestic and international tourists.
On the 20th (Sun), get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Underwater Observatory Marine Park and then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timna Park.

For photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Eilat online trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Haifa to Eilat by flight takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Haifa in December, expect nights in Eilat to be about the same, around °C, while days are somewhat warmer, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Mitspe Ramon.

Things to do in Eilat

Parks Nature Zoos & Aquariums
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Timna Park ©
Timna Park
Underwater Observatory Marine Park ©
Underwater Observatory Marine Park

1
night
Mitspe Ramon, Israel

Mitspe Ramon ©
Founded in 1951, the small desert town of Mitspe Ramon overlooks the Ramon Crater, a massive 40 km (24 mi) long dip in the Negev desert, created by erosion and notable for its interesting rock formations.
On the 21st (Mon), take in the dramatic natural features at Ramon Crater, thenexplore the striking landscape of Avdat National Park, and then do a tasting at Nana Estate Winery.

To see maps, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Mitspe Ramon tour itinerary planner.

Drive from Eilat to Mitspe Ramon in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In December, Mitspe Ramon is little chillier than Eilat - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to take a bus to Jerusalem.

Things to do in Mitspe Ramon

Parks Nature Wineries
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Ramon Crater ©
Ramon Crater
Avdat National Park ©
Avdat National Park
Nana Estate Winery ©
Nana Estate Winery

2
nights
Jerusalem, Israel

Few places in the world boast such a long history and such a rich multiethnic culture as Jerusalem, a city sacred to Jews, Muslims, and Christians.
On the 22nd (Tue), see Off-Road Tours, explore the ancient world of Bethesda, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Church of Saint Anne, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Temple Mount. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Yad Vashem - The World Holocaust Remembrance Center, examine the collection at The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, thensee the interesting displays at Shrine of the Book, and finally stop by Jerusalem Pottery Hagop Karakashian.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Jerusalem road trip planning site.

You can take a bus from Mitspe Ramon to Jerusalem in 3 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. In December, daytime highs in Jerusalem are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Jerusalem

Museums Outdoors Tours
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Off-Road Tours
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem ©
The Israel Museum, Jerusalem

5
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and make a trip to Vaclavske namEsti.

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Traveling by flight from Jerusalem to Prague takes 6 hours. The time zone difference moving from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Expect colder weather when traveling from Jerusalem in December: highs in Prague hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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.
Amsterdam is known for museums, nightlife, and breweries & distilleries. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, stroll around Vondelpark, and make a trip to Royal Palace Amsterdam.

To see maps, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Amsterdam takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Prague in December, with highs in Amsterdam at °C and lows at °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our London tour itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to London takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London due to the time zone difference. In January, daily temperatures in London can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

5
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, wander the streets of Le Marais, and get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary maker app.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around °C in January, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

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

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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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Ciutadella Park, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

To see more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in January, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, examine the collection at Monasterio de las Descalzas Reales, and admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Madrid day trip tool.

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Barcelona in January: high temperatures in Madrid hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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