31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
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Nice, France
— 3 nights
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Ponthoux, France
— 1 night
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Fontainebleau, France
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Rouen, France
— 1 night
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Colleville-sur-Mer, France
— 2 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
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Budapest, Hungary — 2 nights

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, pick up some local products at Central Market Hall, admire the landmark architecture of Dohány Street Synagogue, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, then contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

To see traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest trip planner.

Chennai, India to Budapest is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Chennai to Budapest is minus 4.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in January; daily highs in Budapest reach 3°C and lows reach -4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to drive to Vienna.
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Vienna, Austria — 4 nights

City of Dreams

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.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and sightseeing. Your trip includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, see the interesting displays at Hofburg, admire the striking features of Rathaus, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

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

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 3°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the flight to Prague.
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Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
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Prague, Czech Republic — 2 nights

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
On the 8th (Sat), visit Lesser Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take some stellar pictures from Petřín, get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, and finally don't miss a visit to Wenceslas Square (Vaclavske namEsti).

For where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Prague trip planner.

Getting from Vienna to Prague by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. In January, plan for daily highs up to 2°C, and evening lows to -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to fly to Nice.
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Find places to stay Jan 7 — 9:

Nice, France — 3 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Old Town has been added to your itinerary. Step out of Nice with an excursion to Lérins Islands in Cannes--about 52 minutes away. There's lots more to do: make a trip to Place Massena, steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, and examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Nice tour builder.

You can fly from Prague to Nice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Prague in January, things will get a bit warmer in Nice: highs are around 15°C and lows about 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ponthoux.
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Ponthoux, France — 1 night

Ponthoux is a former commune in the Jura department in Bourgogne-Franche-Comté in eastern France. You've now added Antartica Chiens de Traineaux to your itinerary. On the 13th (Thu), get a dose of the wild on Antartica Chiens de Traineaux.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Ponthoux online tour planner.

Traveling by car from Nice to Ponthoux takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Fontainebleau.
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Wildlife · Outdoors · Tours
Find places to stay Jan 12 — 13:

Fontainebleau, France — 2 nights

Fontainebleau is a commune in the metropolitan area of Paris, France. Evasion Canine has been added to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Fri): don't miss a visit to A New Delhi, play a few rounds at Fontainebleau Golf Club, and then relax and rejuvenate at O de Sermaize. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Chateau de Fontainebleau, take a memorable tour with Evasion Canine, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Louis de Fontainebleau.

For traveler tips, ratings, maps, and tourist information, read Fontainebleau route planning tool.

Drive from Ponthoux to Fontainebleau in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and flight. January in Fontainebleau sees daily highs of 8°C and lows of 1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Paris.
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Paris, France — 4 nights

City of Light

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 Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, Saint Germain des Pres Quarter, Arc de Triomphe, and other attractions you added. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, admire the natural beauty at Jardin des Tuileries, visit Le Marais, and stroll around Luxembourg Gardens.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Paris travel route planning site.

You can drive from Fontainebleau to Paris in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a train. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Rouen.
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Find places to stay Jan 15 — 19:

Rouen, France — 1 night

City of a Hundred Spires

Rouen is situated on the River Seine, about 90 minutes from Paris.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen. Start off your visit on the 20th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Rue du Gros-Horloge, then stop by Fayencerie Augy, then admire the landmark architecture of Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee des Beaux-Arts de Rouen.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our Rouen trip builder.

Traveling by car from Paris to Rouen takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Colleville-sur-Mer.
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Colleville-sur-Mer, France — 2 nights

Colleville-sur-Mer is a commune in the Calvados department in Normandie region in northwestern France.HistoryIt was originally a farm owned by a certain Koli, a Scandinavian settler in the Middle Ages. Your day by day itinerary now includes Normandy American Cemetery. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame-de-l'Assomption, explore the different monuments and memorials at Normandy American Cemetery, and then examine the collection at Overlord Museum - Omaha Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Big Red One Assault Museum, take in the history at Memorial 1st US Infantry Division Omaha Beach, and then witness the site of a historic battle at Croix de Guerre 5th Engineer Special Brigade.

For maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Colleville-sur-Mer holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Rouen to Colleville-sur-Mer takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In January, plan for daily highs up to 9°C, and evening lows to 2°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to London.
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Find places to stay Jan 20 — 22:

London, United Kingdom — 4 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Westminster Abbey as well as Buckingham Palace. And it doesn't end there: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, take in the views from Tower Bridge, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and stroll around Hyde Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the London sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Colleville-sur-Mer to London in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Colleville-sur-Mer to London is minus 1 hour. In January, daytime highs in London are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 2°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Edinburgh.
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom — 5 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
You've now added Palace of Holyroodhouse to your itinerary. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, enjoy breathtaking views from Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile, and steep yourself in history at The Real Mary King's Close.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh trip builder tool.

Fly from London to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 7°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Mon) so you can catch the flight back home.
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