29 days in Europe Itinerary

29 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Orleans, United States
Fly:  16 h
1
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  5 h 15 min
2
Portofino, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 15 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
6
Positano, Italy
— 2 nights
Ferry:  1 h 30 min
7
Vietri sul Mare, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
8
Capri, Italy
— 1 night
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  5 h 30 min
9
Split, Croatia
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
10
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Subway + Fly:  2 h 45 min
11
Heraklion, Greece
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
12
Akrotiri, Greece
— 1 night
Ferry:  1 h 45 min
13
Mykonos Town, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
14
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
15
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Train + Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: New Orleans, United States

2
nights
Nice, France

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.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take a stroll through Vieille Ville, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, and make a trip to Le Nomade.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Nice trip itinerary planning site.

New Orleans, USA to Nice is an approximately 16- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect slightly colder evenings in Nice when traveling from New Orleans in July, with lows around 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Portofino.

Things to do in Nice

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Tours

Side Trip

Antibes
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Food Tours
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook

1
night
Portofino, Italy

Portofino ©
Portofino is an Italian fishing village and holiday resort famous for its picturesque harbour and historical association with celebrity and artistic visitors. Start off your visit on the 19th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Piazza Martiri Dell'Olivetta, go for a stroll along the water at Marina di Portofino, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then explore the historical opulence of Castello Brown, then look for all kinds of wild species at Area Marina Protetta Portofino, and finally shop like a local with Galleria d'Arte Portofino.

For where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Portofino trip planner.

You can drive from Nice to Portofino in 3.5 hours. In July in Portofino, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 71°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Portofino

Parks Tours Outdoors
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Area Marina Protetta Portofino ©
Area Marina Protetta Portofino
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Marina di Portofino ©
Marina di Portofino

1
night
Milan, Italy

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 20th (Mon), indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica San Lorenzo Maggiore, and finally admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II.

For reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Milan trip itinerary builder.

You can take a train from Portofino to Milan in 2.5 hours. Another option is to drive. Traveling from Portofino in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Milan, with lows of 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Tours Historic Sites Shopping
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Food Tours
Duomo di Milano ©
Duomo di Milano
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II

2
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Tue): make a trip to Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Correr. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice tour planner.

Getting from Milan to Venice by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 67°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Pantheon, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Rome attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 89°F during the day and 70°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can go by car to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

2
nights
Positano, Italy

Positano ©
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia Grande, then get interesting insight from Tours, then enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo, and finally kick back and relax at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano. On the next day, ponder the design of Fontana sant'Andrea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cloister del Paradiso, then take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Ravello.

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

Traveling by car from Rome to Positano takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 87°F in July, and nighttime lows around 72°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) so you can catch the ferry to Vietri sul Mare.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Ravello, Amalfi
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Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma ©
Ceramiche Cosmolena di Margherita di Palma
Boat Tours & Water Sports
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

2
nights
Vietri sul Mare, Italy

Vietri sul Mare ©
Vietri sul Mare is a town and comune in the province of Salerno, in the Campania region of southern Italy. Kick off your visit on the 28th (Tue): kick back and relax at Spiaggia Lannio, then get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di castiglione. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Wed): stop by Sol’Art Ceramiche, enjoy the sand and surf at Spiaggia di Marina d'Albori, and then do a tasting at Le Vigne di Raito.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Vietri sul Mare visit app.

Traveling by ferry from Positano to Vietri sul Mare takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In July in Vietri sul Mare, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 77°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can go by car to Capri.

Things to do in Vietri sul Mare

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Boat Tours & Water Sports, Spiaggia di castiglione, Spiaggia Lannio
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Le Vigne di Raito ©
Le Vigne di Raito
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Boat Tours & Water Sports

1
night
Capri, Italy

Capri
The island of Capri encompasses all the magical allure of the Mediterranean--dramatic blue waters, lush mountainous landscape, and picturesque island villages.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): Head underground at White Grotta, pause for some photo ops at Natural Arch, get outside with Via Krupp, take in the dramatic natural features at I Faraglioni, then take in nature's colorful creations at Giardini di Augusto, and finally get great views at Belvedere Cannone.

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You can drive from Vietri sul Mare to Capri in 3 hours. Traveling from Vietri sul Mare in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Capri, with lows of 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel to Split.

Things to do in Capri

Parks Nature Shopping
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I Faraglioni
I Faraglioni
Belvedere Cannone ©
Belvedere Cannone
White Grotta ©
White Grotta

2
nights
Split, Croatia

Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Fri): see the interesting displays at Froggyland, pause for some photo ops at Cathedral of Saint Domnius, and then get to know the fascinating history of Palazzo di Diocleziano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Marjan Park, then explore the world behind art at Galerija Mestrovic, and then scramble along the landscape with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

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Traveling by combination of ferry and flight from Capri to Split takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, train, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. July in Split sees daily highs of 88°F and lows of 72°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

1
night
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 2nd (Sun), appreciate the history behind Erechtheion, then explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, and then take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus, wander the streets of Plaka, then don't miss a visit to Plateia Syntagmatos, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Athens itinerary maker.

Traveling by flight from Split to Athens takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Split in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Athens, with lows of 77°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Plaka ©
Plaka

1
night
Heraklion, Greece

Heraklion ©
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Heraklion Archaeological Museum, then get engrossed in the history at Ιστορικό Μουσείο Κρήτης - Historical Museum of Crete, and then delve into the distant past at The Palace of Knossos.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Heraklion planner.

Traveling by combination of subway and flight from Athens to Heraklion takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens in August, you will find days in Heraklion are little chillier (85°F), and nights are about the same (73°F). Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the ferry to Akrotiri.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

The Palace of Knossos
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Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
The Palace of Knossos ©
The Palace of Knossos

1
night
Akrotiri, Greece

Akrotiri ©
Located on Santorini's southwestern coastline, the small village of Akrotiri sits just a short walk from one of Europe's most significant Bronze Age archaeological sites.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): do a tasting at Boutari Winery, then ride a horse along Experience Horse Riding, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally explore the ancient world of Akrotiri.

To find reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Akrotiri trip planner.

You can ride a ferry from Heraklion to Akrotiri in 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Akrotiri are 86°F, while nighttime lows are 75°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to catch the ferry to Mykonos Town.

Things to do in Akrotiri

Outdoors Parks Tours

Side Trip

Boutari Winery
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Experience Horse Riding ©
Experience Horse Riding
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

1
night
Mykonos Town, Greece

Mykonos Town ©
A holiday in Mykonos Town offers a chance to relax on picturesque beaches and explore a labyrinth of charming streets lined with traditional white houses.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Mykonos, then don't miss a visit to The Windmills (Kato Milli), then take a stroll through Little Venice, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach.

For traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Mykonos Town trip website.

You can ride a ferry from Akrotiri to Mykonos Town in 2 hours. August in Mykonos Town sees daily highs of 83°F and lows of 74°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Mykonos Town

Neighborhoods Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Paradise Beach
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Little Venice ©
Little Venice
The Windmills (Kato Milli) ©
The Windmills (Kato Milli)
Paradise Beach ©
Paradise Beach

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nights
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 7th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then cast your line with a fishing tour, and finally explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam road trip planning website.

Fly from Mykonos Town to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Mykonos Town to Amsterdam. In August, Amsterdam is a bit cooler than Mykonos Town - with highs of 72°F and lows of 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, examine the collection at The British Museum, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

To see traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our London road trip planning tool.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. In August, daily temperatures in London can reach 72°F, while at night they dip to 56°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Old & New Photography ©
Old & New Photography
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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