31 days in Europe Itinerary

31 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Brisbane, Australia
Fly + Subway:  26 h
1
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  6 h
2
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 3 nights
Shuttle + Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
4
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Zurich, Switzerland
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 15 min
7
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
8
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
Fly:  26 h
End: Brisbane, Australia

4
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Athens: Nafplio (Catholic Church of Metamorphosis Tou Sotiros, Nauplion Promenade, &more) and Lion Gate (in Mycenae). There's lots more to do: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take a stroll through Plaka, make a trip to Ancient Agora of Athens, and admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum.

To see photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Athens visit planner.

Brisbane, Australia to Athens is an approximately 26- hour combination of flight and subway. You can also do a combination of bus, flight, and subway; or do a combination of train, bus, flight, and subway. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -8 hour difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Brisbane in November, with highs in Athens at 22°C and lows at 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nafplio, Lion Gate
Find places to stay Nov 17 — 22:
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

3
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
Take a break from Dubrovnik with a short trip to Stonske zidine - Ulaz in Ston, about 56 minutes away. There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls, wander the streets of Old Town, steep yourself in history at Rector's Palace, and enjoy breathtaking views from Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum.

To find reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Dubrovnik travel itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and shuttle from Athens to Dubrovnik in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Athens to Dubrovnik, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In November, Dubrovnik is little chillier than Athens - with highs of 19°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods Parks Museums

Side Trip

Stonske zidine - Ulaz
Find places to stay Nov 22 — 25:
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Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum ©
Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town

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 Colosseum, admire the striking features of Pantheon, take an in-depth tour of Musei Capitolini, and take a stroll through Trastevere.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Rome road trip planning website.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and flight from Dubrovnik to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. In November, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Nov 25 — 28:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
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 some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, browse the exhibits of Palais Lascaris, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and examine the collection at Musée Marc Chagall.

For reviews, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Nice day trip planning tool.

You can fly from Rome to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. November in Nice sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Nice

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Nov 28 — Dec 1:
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SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Mt Boron ©
Mt Boron

4
nights
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, walk around Luxembourg Gardens, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Nice to Paris takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Nice in December: high temperatures in Paris hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 1 — 5:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (Lion Monument, Chapel Bridge, &more) and Kriens (St Gallus Catholic Church & Mt Pilatus). There's much more to do: explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern, wander the streets of Old Town, examine the collection at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich, and explore the world behind art at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

For maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read Zurich itinerary builder.

Getting from Paris to Zurich by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, expect Zurich to be slightly colder, temps between 5°C and -1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lucerne
Find places to stay Dec 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Friedhof Fluntern ©
Friedhof Fluntern

4
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Venice: Verona (Chiesa delle Sante Teuteria e Tosca, Arena di Verona, &more). There's still lots to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, explore the world behind art at Museo Correr, and admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

To see photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Venice trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Zurich in December, expect nights in Venice to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Sat) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Verona
Find places to stay Dec 8 — 12:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, admire the masterpieces at Albertina, take a stroll through Historic Center of Vienna, and make a trip to Stephansplatz.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Venice to Vienna in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Venice in December, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Vienna: temperatures range from 5°C by day to 0°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 15th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Dec 12 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

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