30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
2
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
4
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
5
Mont-Saint-Michel, France
— 1 night
6
Versailles, France
— 1 night
7
Chambord, France
— 1 night
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Cheverny, France
— 1 night
9
Saint-Aignan, France
— 1 night
10
Valencay, France
— 1 night
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Bourges, France
— 1 night
12
Paris, France
— 3 nights
13
Trier, Germany
— 2 nights
14
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
15
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
16
Budapest, Hungary
— 3 nights

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Panorama 1453, Pera Museum, Sakip Sabanci Museum, and other attractions. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, and get a taste of the local shopping with Istiklal Street.

For traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, use the Istanbul trip maker website.

Chennai, India to Istanbul is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Turkey Time (TRT), which is usually a -2.5 hour difference. Traveling from Chennai in September, you will find days in Istanbul are colder (26°C), and nights are slightly colder (26°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Panorama 1453 ©
Panorama 1453
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

1
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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome tour itinerary site.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Rome takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 2 hours. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in September: highs in Rome hover around 32°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, Casa Batllo and Parc Guell. The adventure continues: stop by El Barri Gòtic, kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

For reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip maker website.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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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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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Prado National Museum. There's much more to do: contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, read Madrid online journey planner.

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Madrid when traveling from Barcelona in September, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Mont-Saint-Michel.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Parks · Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

1
night
Mont-Saint-Michel, France

Mont-Saint-Michel ©
Le Mont-Saint-Michel is an island commune in Normandy, France. You've now added Mont Saint-Michel to your itinerary. On the 13th (Sun), make a trip to Tour du Nord, pause for some serene contemplation at Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel, then make a trip to Terrasse de l'Ouest, and finally contemplate the long history of Mont Saint-Michel.

For maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Mont-Saint-Michel journey builder tool.

You can fly from Madrid to Mont-Saint-Michel in 8.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and train. In September, Mont-Saint-Michel is a bit cooler than Madrid - with highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Versailles.

Things to do in Mont-Saint-Michel

Historic Sites
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Mont Saint-Michel ©
Mont Saint-Michel
Église Saint-Pierre - Le Mont-Saint-Michel ©

1
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Versailles, France

Versailles ©
Renowned for its vast royal palace and gardens built by King Louis XIV, Versailles is also one of the wealthiest suburbs of Paris and home to a new cultural notability, such as a thriving artistic and musical scene.
You've now added Palace of Versailles to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of The Trianons & The Hamlet, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at L'Orangerie, then admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles, and finally make a trip to La Galerie des Batailles.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Versailles travel route planner.

Getting from Mont-Saint-Michel to Versailles by train takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and train; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Versailles can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) so you can go by car to Chambord.

Things to do in Versailles

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
The Trianons & The Hamlet ©
The Trianons & The Hamlet
L'Orangerie ©
L'Orangerie

1
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Chambord, France

Chambord ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes Domaine National de Chambord, Maison des Vins Chambord and Saint-Louis de Chambord. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Domaine National de Chambord, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Chambord, then unwind over a drink at Maison des Vins Chambord, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Saint-Louis de Chambord.

For photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Chambord vacation builder site.

You can drive from Versailles to Chambord in 2 hours. Another option is to do a combination of bus and taxi. In September in Chambord, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can go by car to Cheverny.

Things to do in Chambord

Historic Sites · Shopping · Nightlife
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Saint-Louis de Chambord ©
Saint-Louis de Chambord
Chateau de Chambord ©
Chateau de Chambord
Maison des Vins Chambord ©
Maison des Vins Chambord

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Cheverny, France

Cheverny ©
Cheverny is a commune in the French department of Loir-et-Cher.It lies in the Loire Valley, about 10km southeast of Blois.SightsThe commune is the site of the Château de Cheverny. Chateau de Cheverny has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Mairie, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Cheverny, learn about winemaking at Domaine Le Portail, then step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Troussay, and finally look for gifts at Domaine de Montcy - Terra Laura.

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Cheverny is very close to Chambord. September in Cheverny sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 9°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Saint-Aignan.

Things to do in Cheverny

Historic Sites · Shopping · Wineries
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Chateau de Cheverny ©
Chateau de Cheverny
Domaine Le Portail ©
Domaine Le Portail
Chateau de Troussay ©
Chateau de Troussay

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Saint-Aignan, France

Saint-Aignan ©
Your day by day itinerary now includes ZooParc de Beauval. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ZooParc de Beauval.

For traveler tips, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Aignan trip itinerary website.

Saint-Aignan is just a short distance from Cheverny. In September, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can drive to Valencay.

Things to do in Saint-Aignan

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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ZooParc de Beauval ©
ZooParc de Beauval

1
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Valencay, France

Valencay ©
Valençay is a commune in the Indre department in central France.GeographyValençay is situated in the Loire Valley on a hillside overlooking the River Nahon. Your day by day itinerary now includes Chateau de Valencay. Start off your visit on the 18th (Fri): see the interesting displays at Musee de l'Automobile, step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Valencay, then see the interesting displays at Musee du Sucre d’Art, and finally make a trip to Tombeau de Talleyrand.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Valencay trip maker app.

Valencay is just a stone's throw from Saint-Aignan. In September, daytime highs in Valencay are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Bourges.

Things to do in Valencay

Historic Sites · Museums
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Chateau de Valencay ©
Chateau de Valencay
Musee de l'Automobile ©
Musee de l'Automobile

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Bourges, France

Bourges ©
For a peek into the architecture of a Roman city, with a monumental gate, aqueducts, thermae, amphitheater, and ruins of the Gallo-Roman walls, visit Bourges, the capital of the Cher department in the Centre-Val de Loire region.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cathedrale De Bourges. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): make a trip to Le Jardin de l'Archeveche, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedrale De Bourges, then make a trip to Les Nuits Lumiere, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Bourges trip simple and quick.

You can drive from Valencay to Bourges in 1.5 hours. In September in Bourges, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 12°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can go by car to Paris.

Things to do in Bourges

Historic Sites
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Cathedrale De Bourges ©
Cathedrale De Bourges
Les Nuits Lumiere ©
Les Nuits Lumiere
Le Jardin de l'Archeveche ©
Le Jardin de l'Archeveche

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Musee de l'Orangerie, Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Next up on the itinerary: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

Traveling by car from Bourges to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. September in Paris sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Trier.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Musee de l'Orangerie ©
Musee de l'Orangerie
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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Trier, Germany

Trier ©
Trier may be the oldest city in Germany, founded long before the Roman times.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Konstantinbasilika, Trier Amphitheater, Liebfrauenkirche, Trier, and other attractions you added. On the 23rd (Wed), explore the ancient world of Trier Amphitheater, explore the ancient world of Porta Nigra, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Liebfrauenkirche, Trier, then examine the collection at Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum), and finally pause for some photo ops at Handwerkerbrunnen. Keep things going the next day: explore the ancient world of Kaiserthermen, admire the striking features of Konstantinbasilika, admire the landmark architecture of Kurfurstliches Palais, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom), then browse the eclectic array of goods at Hauptmarkt, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Gangolf's Church.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Trier trip site.

Traveling by train from Paris to Trier takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and bus. In September in Trier, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Trier

Historic Sites · Shopping · Museums
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Konstantinbasilika ©
Konstantinbasilika
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom) ©
St. Peter's Cathedral (Dom)
Rhineland Museum (Rheinisches Landesmuseum) ©

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof, don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, then engage your brain at NEMO Science Museum, and finally explore the galleries of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by car from Trier to Amsterdam takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums
Find places to stay Sep 24 — 26:
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, and finally make a trip to Staromestske namesti.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague trip planner.

Fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. September in Prague sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

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

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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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Budapest Shooting, Fisherman's Bastion and Matthias Church. Start off your visit on the 28th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dohány Street Synagogue, ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), have fun at Budapest Shooting, examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally appreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank.

To see more things to do, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Budapest trip builder.

Drive from Prague to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums · Fun & Games
Find places to stay Sep 27 — 30:
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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