50 days in Europe Itinerary

50 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Shuttle + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Bus:  3 h 45 min
4
Ljubljana, Slovenia
— 3 nights
Shuttle:  5 h 15 min
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
train:  6 h 30 min
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 15 min
7
Madrid, Spain
— 31 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  16 h 15 min
End: Buenos Aires, Argentina

5
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Vatican Museums and Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini. Step off the beaten path and head to Cupola di San Pietro and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli. Explore Rome's surroundings by going to Cascata delle Marmore (in Marmore) and Spoleto (Ponte delle Torri, Piazza del Duomo, &more). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and pause for some photo ops at Altare Della Patria.

To see other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read Rome holiday maker tool.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Rome is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of shuttle and flight. You can also fly; or do a combination of shuttle, flight, and train. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Rome due to the time zone difference. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in September: high temperatures in Rome hover around 81°F and lows are around 60°F. You'll have a few hours on the 18th (Wed) to wrap things up before traveling to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trips

Vatican City, Spoleto, Cascata delle Marmore
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and then pause for some photo ops at Loggia dei Lanzi.

For other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 78°F in September, and nighttime lows around 59°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
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.
Keep things going the next day: hunt for treasures at Mercati di Rialto, don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Marco, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

To find photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In September in Venice, expect temperatures between 77°F during the day and 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to drive to Ljubljana.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Piazza dei Signori
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Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
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 22nd (Sun): get to know the fascinating history of Cankarjevo Nabrežje, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of St. Nicholas, find your balance on the water with categoryPhrases.alias.some_of_the_best_stand_up_paddleboarding_in_the_area, get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Contemporary History, then steep yourself in history at Old Town Centre of Radovljica, and finally take some stellar pictures from Mala Osojnica. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Franciscan Church of the Annunciation, browse the eclectic array of goods at Ljubljana Central Market, then explore the activities along Ljubljanica River, then view the masterpieces at Galerija MAK, and finally step into the grandiose world of Škofja Loka Castle.

For photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Ljubljana tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Venice to Ljubljana in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice in September, things will get little chillier in Ljubljana: highs are around 68°F and lows about 50°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Ljubljana

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trips

Old Town Centre of Radovljica, Mala Osojnica, Škofja Loka Castle
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Cankarjevo Nabrežje ©
Cankarjevo Nabrežje
Old Town Centre of Radovljica ©
Old Town Centre of Radovljica
Škofja Loka Castle ©
Škofja Loka Castle

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 24th (Tue), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion. Keep things going the next day: step off the mainland to explore Margaret Island, head outdoors with Roman Beach, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then look for gifts at Book Cafe - Lotz Terem, and finally wander the streets of Andrassy Avenue.

To find traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Budapest journey planner.

Traveling by car from Ljubljana to Budapest takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In September in Budapest, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 52°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Nature
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St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and Lobkowicz Palace. Get some cultural insight at Staromestske namesti and Lesser Town. Explore Prague's surroundings by going to Kutna Hora (Corpus Christi Chapel & St Barbara's Church). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and pause for some serene contemplation at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral.

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Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. While traveling from Budapest, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 66°F to lows of 51°F. You'll set off for Madrid on the 29th (Sun).

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Kutna Hora
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

31
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. Let the collections at Alcazar of Segovia and Catedral de Segovia capture your imagination. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Avila (The Walls of Avila, Cathedral of Avila, &more), Toledo (Alcazar - Museo del Ejercito, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more) and El Museo De La Caza (in Los Yebenes). There's still lots to do: don't miss a visit to Acueduct of Segovia, steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, and look for all kinds of wild species at Pinar de Hoyocasero.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Prague to Madrid by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Prague in September, things will get a bit warmer in Madrid: highs are around 82°F and lows about 59°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Toledo, Avila, Segovia, Alcala De Henares, Chinchon
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Alcazar of Segovia ©
Alcazar of Segovia
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

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