17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
1
Stockholm, Sweden
— 2 nights
+2
Fly to Malmo, Taxi to Svedala station, Train to Copenhagen
2
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 3 nights
Fly
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
+2
Shuttle to Zagreb, Fly to Split, Ferry to Hvar
4
Hvar, Croatia
— 2 nights
Ferry to Split, Fly to Rome
5
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly to Geneva, Shuttle to Chamonix
6
Chamonix, France
— 2 nights
Drive
7
Saint-Raphael, France
— 2 nights
Drive
8
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly

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Stockholm, Sweden

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Stockholm City Hall, explore the engaging exhibits at Junibacken, then get engrossed in the history at Vasa Museum, and finally enjoy fun for all ages at Grona Lunds Tivoli. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Skansen, then admire the masterpieces at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, then explore the historical opulence of Royal Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Monteliusvagen.

To see photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip planner.

New York City, USA to Stockholm is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New York City to Stockholm is 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from New York City in August: high temperatures in Stockholm hover around 70°F and lows are around 53°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Theme Parks · Nightlife · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 6 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Vasa Museum ©
History Museum
Vasa Museum
4.7
Skansen ©
Specialty Museum
Skansen
4.1
Grona Lunds Tivoli ©
Amusement Park
Grona Lunds Tivoli
3.7

3
nights
Copenhagen, Denmark

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Pack the 9th (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at Tivoli Gardens. Next up on the itinerary: explore the historical opulence of Rosenborg Castle, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, take a stroll through Nyhavn, and make a trip to Stroeget.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Copenhagen trip site.

Getting from Stockholm to Copenhagen by combination of flight, taxi, and train takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In August in Copenhagen, expect temperatures between 71°F during the day and 54°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks · Theme Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 8 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
Tivoli Gardens ©
Theme Park
Tivoli Gardens
4.2
Rundetarn ©
Observation Deck
Rundetarn
4.3
Nyhavn ©
Historic Walking Area
Nyhavn
4.5

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and finally examine the collection at House of Terror Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Fri): take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, and then steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

To see more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Budapest online travel route planner.

You can fly from Copenhagen to Budapest in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Copenhagen in August, things will get a bit warmer in Budapest: highs are around 82°F and lows about 60°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Budapest

Find places to stay Aug 11 — 13:
Highlights from your trip
Fisherman's Bastion ©
World heritage site
Fisherman's Bastion
4.6
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Government Building
Hungarian Parliament Building
4.7
Heroes' Square ©
Monument
Heroes' Square
4.4

2
nights
Hvar, Croatia

Croatian St. Tropez

The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Franciscan Monastery, head off the coast to Jerolim, and then steep yourself in history at Spanjola. Keep things going the next day: paddle through the water with a kayaking and canoeing tour and then cross one thing off your bucket list with Skydiving Tandem Hvar.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Hvar online road trip planner.

Getting from Budapest to Hvar by combination of shuttle, flight, and ferry takes about 9.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Budapest in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Hvar: highs are around 88°F and lows about 72°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Hvar

Adventure · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Aug 13 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Spanjola ©
Lookout
Spanjola
4.5
©
Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
4.7

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Mon): contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, then admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

For ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Rome trip website.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from Hvar to Rome in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 69°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Chamonix.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 15 — 16:
Highlights from your trip
Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Trevi Fountain ©
Fountain
Trevi Fountain
4.4
Pantheon ©
World heritage site
Pantheon
4.8

2
nights
Chamonix, France

Alpine Capital of the World

"Situated near the massive peaks of the Aiguilles Rouges and, most notably, the Aiguille du Midi, Chamonix is one of the oldest ski resorts in France and known as the Alpine Capital of the World.
On the 17th (Tue), explore the activities along Lac Blanc, then let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, then skim along the rocks with OXO Canyoning, and finally hit the slopes at Domaine des Planards. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): take the plunge with A2L-Parapente, then head outdoors with Les Gorges de la Diosaz, and then make a trip to Glacier des Bossons.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Chamonix itinerary maker tool.

Do a combination of flight and shuttle from Rome to Chamonix in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can drive to Saint-Raphael.

Things to do in Chamonix

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay Aug 16 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
OXO Canyoning ©
Canyoning / Rapelling Tour
OXO Canyoning
4.9
©
River Rafting / Tubing
River Rafting & Tubing
5.0

2
nights
Saint-Raphael, France

Saint-Raphael vacations have so much more to offer than an indulgent splurge on a beach.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): contemplate the waterfront views at Etangs de Villepey, get up close to creatures of the deep with TakSea, and then explore the gorgeous colors at Lion of the Sea (Lion de Mer). Here are some ideas for day two: kick back and relax at Plage de Sylvabelle, get interesting insight from Grimaud aventure, and then cool off at Waterworld lake of gaudrade.

To find reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Saint-Raphael road trip site.

Drive from Chamonix to Saint-Raphael in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. In August in Saint-Raphael, expect temperatures between 90°F during the day and 62°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Saint-Raphael

Parks · Outdoors · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Find places to stay Aug 18 — 20:
Highlights from your trip
TakSea ©
Must see
TakSea
4.9

2
nights
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.
On the 21st (Sat), stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then stop by Las Ramblas. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

For where to stay, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona trip maker app.

You can drive from Saint-Raphael to Barcelona in 6 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Traveling from Saint-Raphael in August, expect nights in Barcelona to be a bit warmer, around 71°F, while days are slightly colder, around 83°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Find places to stay Aug 20 — 22:
Highlights from your trip
Parc Guell ©
World heritage site
Parc Guell
4.1
Casa Batllo ©
World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6

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