48 days in Europe Itinerary

48 days in Europe Itinerary

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Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 2 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Bratislava, Slovakia
— 2 nights
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
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Berlin, Germany
— 4 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
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Madrid, Spain

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Acueduct of Segovia and Royal Palace of Madrid. Venture out of the city with trips to Alcazar of Segovia (in Segovia), The Walls of Avila (in Avila) and Toledo (Catedral Primada & Mirador del Valle). The adventure continues: get the lay of the land with Walking tours, walk around Parque del Retiro, admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, and steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

Make your Madrid itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Madrid is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Belo Horizonte to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Belo Horizonte in October, things will get little chillier in Madrid: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) so you can take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 6 — 9:

4
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Barcelona, Spain

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Magic Fountain and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Change things up with a short trip to Monumento a La Sardana in Lleida (about 1h 50 min away). Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner.

Getting from Madrid to Barcelona by train takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 18°C in Barcelona. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Fun & Games

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 9 — 13:

4
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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Roman Forum and Duomo di Orvieto. Change things up with a short trip to Civita di Bagnoregio in Bagnoregio (about 1h 45 min away). And it doesn't end there: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, pause for some photo ops at La Pieta, and wander the streets of Trastevere.

To find traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome holiday app.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Barcelona in October since evenings lows in Rome dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Find places to stay Oct 13 — 18:

2
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Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Jerusalem of Europe

Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo, see the interesting displays at War Childhood Museum, then contemplate the long history of Bascarsija, then appreciate the history behind Sarajevo Memorial for Children Killed during Siege, and finally contemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: walk around Vrelo Bosne.

For maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Sarajevo online tour itinerary planner.

Fly from Rome to Sarajevo in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Rome in October; daily highs in Sarajevo reach 20°C and lows reach 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 18 — 20:

2
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Zagreb, Croatia

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
On the 21st (Mon), indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area and then see the world from above with Air Tours. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Mark's Church, then savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then don't miss a visit to King Tomislav Square, and finally test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms.

To find maps, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Zagreb holiday planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Sarajevo to Zagreb takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Zagreb are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Zagreb

Tours · Wineries · Outdoors · Adventure
Find places to stay Oct 20 — 23:

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Budapest, Hungary

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.
On the 23rd (Wed), snap pictures at Liberty Bridge (Szabadsag hid), ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then step off the mainland to explore Margaret Island, and finally take an in-depth tour of Hospital in the Rock Nuclear Bunker Museum. Keep things going the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, steep yourself in history at Shoes on the Danube Bank, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, then admire the landmark architecture of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Zagreb to Budapest takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Bratislava.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 22 — 25:

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Bratislava, Slovakia

Beauty on the Danube

Slovakia's capital, Bratislava, attracts visitors for its natural beauty and rich culture, offering a plethora of landscapes, outdoor activities, historical monuments, and a stately old town.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Devin Castle, then make a trip to Slovak Philharmonic, then test your team's savvy at BrainTeaseLava - more than Escape Room, and finally snap pictures at Stary most. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Bratislava Castle, take a stroll through Bratislava Old Town, and then have some family-friendly fun at Mackafe (cat cafe).

To see maps, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Bratislava trip app.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Bratislava takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. October in Bratislava sees daily highs of 18°C and lows of 8°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Bratislava

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Oct 24 — 27:

4
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Prague, Czech Republic

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and St. Vitus Cathedral. The adventure continues: snap pictures at Charles Bridge, step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, and wander the streets of Lesser Town.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Prague planning website.

Traveling by car from Bratislava to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or take a train. October in Prague sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Thu) so you can drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Tours · Neighborhoods · Spas
Find places to stay Oct 27 — 31:

4
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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Room Escape Games and Victory Column (Siegessaule). Change things up with a short trip to Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen in Oranienburg (about 46 minutes away). There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Pergamonmuseum, examine the collection at Neues Museum, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting.

To find more things to do, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Berlin trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trip

Find places to stay Oct 31 — Nov 4:

4
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Museum Quarter and Vondelpark. Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Reptile House De Aarde Breda (in Breda), Rotterdam (Rotterdam Centraal Station & Erasmus Bridge) and Natuurmonumenten Nieuwkoopse Plassen (in Woerdense Verlaat). There's still lots to do: test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, browse the collection at OBA Library of Amsterdam, and take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House.

For traveler tips, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Nature

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 4 — 8:

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London, United Kingdom

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Food Tours and Room Escape Games. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, don't miss a visit to Trafalgar Square, and walk around St. James's Park.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the London sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to London in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In November in London, expect temperatures between 13°C during the day and 5°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks
Find places to stay Nov 8 — 12:

5
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Paris, France

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.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Chartres Cathedral and Luxembourg Gardens. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Palace of Versailles (in Versailles) and Rouen (Rue du Gros-Horloge & Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Rouen). There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and explore the galleries of Louvre Museum.

To see where to stay, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris online journey planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In November, plan for daily highs up to 12°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 12 — 17:

4
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Lisbon, Portugal

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Food Tours and Quinta da Regaleira. Venture out of the city with trips to Sintra (Sintra National Palace & Castelo dos Mouros), Cabo da Roca (in Colares) and Obidos Village (in Obidos). There's still lots to do: visit Alfama, make a trip to Belém Tower, snap pictures at Ponte 25 de Abril, and get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Lisbon trip planner.

Fly from Paris to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Paris in November, expect Lisbon to be a bit warmer, temps between 21°C and 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Tours · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay Nov 17 — 21: