11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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11 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Cairo, Egypt
Fly:  7​h
1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
train:  2​h 45​min
4
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
6
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h
7
Riga, Latvia
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 15​min
8
Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 15​min
9
Krakow, Poland
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 30​min
10
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
Fly:  6​h 45​min
End: Cairo, Egypt

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
For traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rome travel route planner.

Cairo, Egypt to Rome is an approximately 7-hour flight. You can also drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Cairo to Rome. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Cairo in June, with highs in Rome at 34°C and lows at 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

Before you visit Florence, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, Florence is little chillier at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 3rd (Fri), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To see reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip planner .

Fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Florence in July, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 25°C in Barcelona. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Historic Sites Shopping
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sat): walk around Parque del Retiro, then admire the landmark architecture of Plaza Mayor, and then examine the collection at Prado National Museum.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid holiday builder tool .

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Barcelona in July: highs in Madrid hover around 40°C, while lows dip to 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sat) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 5th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and then observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Lisbon travel planning app .

You can fly from Madrid to Lisbon in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Western European Time (WET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Madrid in July: high temperatures in Lisbon hover around 34°C and lows are around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

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Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
On the 6th (Mon), head off the coast to Île de la Cité, then don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip maker website .

You can fly from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Lisbon in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Riga.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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night
Riga, Latvia

Riga ©
Often referred to as "The Paris of the North," Riga offers thriving nightlife and some of the best collections of Art Nouveau architecture in Europe.
On the 7th (Tue), appreciate the history behind Freedom Monument, then examine the collection at Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum, and then take a stroll through Old City Riga (Vecriga).

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Traveling by flight from Paris to Riga takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Eastern European Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in July, you will find days in Riga are a bit cooler (26°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Riga

Neighborhoods Museums Historic Sites
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Old City Riga (Vecriga) ©
Old City Riga (Vecriga)
Latvian Ethnographic Open Air Museum ©
Freedom Monument ©
Freedom Monument

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©
Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Rosenborg Castle and then find something for the whole family at Tivoli Gardens.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen trip planner .

Getting from Riga to Copenhagen by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Riga to Copenhagen, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In July, daily temperatures in Copenhagen can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Parks Theme Parks Historic Sites
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Tivoli Gardens ©
Tivoli Gardens
Rosenborg Castle ©
Rosenborg Castle

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night
Krakow, Poland

Krakow ©
One of Poland's oldest cities, Krakow sits at the foot of the Carpathian Mountains, its historical town center nestled on the left bank of the Vistula River.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of Wawel Royal Castle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Mary's Basilica, and finally get your game on at Bubble Football by Bumper Ball Experiences.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Krakow trip builder app .

Getting from Copenhagen to Krakow by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and bus; or drive. When traveling from Copenhagen in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Krakow, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Krakow

Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral
Wawel Royal Castle ©
Wawel Royal Castle

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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 10th (Fri), steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, then ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Hősök tere.

To see reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest trip itinerary builder website .

You can fly from Krakow to Budapest in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 33°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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