21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Portimao, Portugal
— 1 day
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Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
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Munich, Germany
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Split, Croatia
— 1 night
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 2 nights
9
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Baunei, Italy
— 1 day
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
12
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights

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Portimao, Portugal

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): tour the pleasant surroundings at Molhe Beach, then look for gifts at Casa do "Vo" Serafim, and then kick back and relax at Praia Da Rocha.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Portimao road trip website.

Porto Seguro, Brazil to Portimao is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Western European Standard Time (WET), which is usually a 3 hour difference. While traveling from Porto Seguro, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Portimao, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 23°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Porto.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Molhe Beach
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Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

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Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Thu): kick back and relax at Praia do Carneiro, then look for gifts at Touriga Vinhos de Portugal, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bolsa.

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You can drive from Portimao to Porto in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Portimao in July; daily highs in Porto reach 28°C and lows reach 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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Praia do Carneiro ©
Praia do Carneiro
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum and then explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): contemplate the long history of Palace of Versailles.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Paris holiday builder tool.

Fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Porto to Paris. August in Paris sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 4th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Charlottenburg Palace and then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. Keep things going the next day: examine the collection at Topography of Terror, take a stroll through Potsdamer Platz, then get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and finally contemplate the long history of Bebelplatz.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Berlin trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Berlin in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Potsdamer Platz ©
Potsdamer Platz

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Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Munich Residenz, contemplate the long history of Nymphenburg Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael's Church.

For other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Munich trip itinerary website.

You can fly from Berlin to Munich in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In August, daytime highs in Munich are 28°C, while nighttime lows are 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites · Museums
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Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
Munich Residenz ©
Munich Residenz
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

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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.
On the 7th (Wed), admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then steep yourself in history at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. On the next day, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, explore the activities along Canal Grande, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally make a trip to Piazza San Marco.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Munich to Venice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and car. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Munich in August: high temperatures in Venice hover around 34°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Split.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Saint Domnius and then contemplate the long history of Palazzo di Diocleziano.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Split trip builder app.

Getting from Venice to Split by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and bus. August in Split sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 24°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites
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Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Cathedral of Saint Domnius ©
Cathedral of Saint Domnius

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): take in panoramic vistas at Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum and then visit Old Town. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get engrossed in the history at War Photo Limited, then take an in-depth tour of Rector's Palace, and then appreciate the extensive heritage of Dubrovnik City Walls.

For reviews, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik road trip planning site.

Drive from Split to Dubrovnik in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in August, and nighttime lows around 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Museums · Historic Sites
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
War Photo Limited ©
War Photo Limited

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
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 12th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary maker site.

Fly from Dubrovnik to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. August in Rome sees daily highs of 38°C and lows of 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Baunei.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Baunei, Italy

Baunei
Baunei is a comune (municipality) in the Province of Nuoro in the Italian island of Sardinia.GeographyThe municipality of Baunei is located about 100km northeast of Cagliari and about 11km north of Tortolì. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): kick back and relax at Cala Biriala.

To find where to stay, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Baunei day trip tool.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Rome to Baunei in 9 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 26°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Baunei

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks
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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 15th (Thu), make a trip to Casa Batllo, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic. On your second day here, stroll around Parc Guell, then make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, and finally stop by Carrero Malda.

For maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Barcelona travel route planner.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Baunei to Barcelona takes 10.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi, train, and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Baunei in August: highs in Barcelona hover around 33°C, while lows dip to 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Real Basilica de San Francisco el Grande.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Madrid journey planner.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. While traveling from Barcelona, expect somewhat warmer days and slightly colder nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 39°C to lows of 22°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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