36 days in Europe Itinerary

36 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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Nice, France
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
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Bologna, Italy
— 4 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 3 nights
Taxi to Piraeus, Ferry to Paros
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Paros, Greece
— 5 nights
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Athens, Greece
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London, United Kingdom — 6 nights

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get some historical perspective at Westminster Abbey and Cutty Sark. Let the collections at The Courtauld Gallery and National Portrait Gallery capture your imagination. Next up on the itinerary: learn about all things military at HMS Belfast, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the London vacation planner.

Perth, Australia to London is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Perth to London is minus 8 hours. Traveling from Perth in June, London is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.
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Paris, France — 4 nights

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.
Get outdoors at Île de la Cité and Ile Saint-Louis. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Saint Germain des Pres Quarter and Champs-Elysees. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Basilica Cathedral of Saint-Denis in Saint-Denis, approximately Saint-Denis away. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, step into the grandiose world of Chateau of Vincennes, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and make a trip to Pere-Lachaise Cemetery.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip planning website.

Take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in June: highs in Paris hover around 27°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can catch the flight to Nice.
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Nice, France — 4 nights

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.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Vieille Ville and Plage de la Mariniere. Escape the urban bustle at Scuba & Snorkeling and San Peyre. Change things up with these side-trips from Nice: Musee d'Art Classique de Mougins (in Mougins), Eglise de Biot (in Biot) and Chateau de la Napoule / Musee Henry-Clews (in La Napoule-Plage). And it doesn't end there: contemplate the long history of Palais Lascaris, examine the collection at Musee Escoffier de l'Art Culinaire, take a memorable drive along Tete de Chien, and admire the masterpieces at Musee des Arts Asiatiques de Nice.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Nice trip builder app.

Getting from Paris to Nice by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Nice when traveling from Paris in June, with lows around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to fly to Rome.
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Rome, Italy — 3 nights

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Let the collections at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini and Mercati di Traiano - Museo dei Fori Imperiali capture your imagination. Colosseum and Basilica di San Pietro in Vincoli are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to Santa Maria Sopra Minerva, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

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Traveling by flight from Nice to Rome takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Nice in July, plan for somewhat warmer days in Rome, with highs around 37°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 24°C. On the 4th (Tue), you're off to Florence.
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Florence, Italy — 4 nights

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
You'll explore and learn at Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Museo di San Marco. Discover out-of-the-way places like Centro Storico and Pitti Palace. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Poggio Amorelli (in Castellina In Chianti) and Montefioralle Winery (in Greve in Chianti). Next up on the itinerary: take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, examine the collection at Synagogue and Jewish Museum of Florence, browse the exhibits of Museo Nazionale del Bargello, and admire the landmark architecture of Cappelle Medicee.

To find other places to visit, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Florence itinerary builder.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Rome in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Florence, with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Bologna.
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Bologna, Italy — 4 nights

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
You'll explore and learn at Museo Ferrari and MEF-Museo Enzo Ferrari. Centro Storico di Venezia and Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Bologna: Adrenaline & Extreme Tours (in Maranello), Acetaia Villa San Donnino (in Modena) and Venice (Cannaregio & Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari). There's still lots to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario di Madonna di San Luca, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di San Domenico, admire the local landmark of Fontana del Nettuno, and see the interesting displays at Museo per la Memoria di Ustica.

To find where to stay, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Bologna route maker tool.

Traveling by train from Florence to Bologna takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 37°C in July, and nighttime lows around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Athens.
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Athens, Greece — 3 nights

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Popular historic sites such as Temple of Hephaestus and Temple of Athena Nike are in your itinerary. Acropolis Museum and Museum of Cycladic Art will appeal to museum buffs. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Plaka, appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, tour the pleasant surroundings at Philopappos Hill, and explore the world behind art at Benaki Museum.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens visit planning app.

Getting from Bologna to Athens by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Bologna in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Athens, with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) to allow time to fly to Paros.
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Paros, Greece — 5 nights

Long ignored by tourists because of its reputation as a plain ferry hub, Paros today serves as one of the Aegean's major holiday destinations, luring travelers with its fashionable resort towns and quaint mountain villages.
Appreciate the collections at Folklore Art Museum Of Cycladic Civilization Benetos & Popi Skiadas. and Archaeological Museum Parou. Visit Parikia Town and Lefkes for their historical value. And it doesn't end there: kick back and relax at Parasporos Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Lageri beach, and look for all kinds of wild species at Cycladic Diving.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Paros sightseeing planning site.

Getting from Athens to Paros by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Athens in July, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Paros: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 26°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Athens.
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Athens, Greece — 1 night

On the 20th (Thu), take an in-depth tour of National Archaeological Museum, then see the interesting displays at Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea. On your second day here, appreciate the history behind Temple of Olympian Zeus, then examine the collection at The Jewish Museum of Greece, and then look for gifts at The Loom.

For other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Athens trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paros to Athens takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Paros in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to fly back home.
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