26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Fly:  14 h 15 min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— Few hours
Fly:  3 h
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  3 h 30 min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  5 h
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 12 nights
Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: Sao Paulo, Brazil

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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.
For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona driving holiday app.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Barcelona is an approximately 15- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone changes from Brasilia Standard Time (BRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 4 hour difference. Traveling from Sao Paulo in December, things will get much colder in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. You'll set off for Amsterdam on the 14th (Sat).

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
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2
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Dampkring Coffeeshop, Easy Times Coffeeshop, Amsterdam Red Light District Tours, and other attractions you added. Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sat): get a taste of local nightlife at The Bulldog Amsterdam. On the 15th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by Dampkring Coffeeshop, then join in the after-dark buzz at Easy Times Coffeeshop, and then join in the after-dark buzz at Amsterdam Red Light District Tours.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Amsterdam online driving holiday planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Amsterdam in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In December, Amsterdam is slightly colder than Barcelona - with highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C. On the 16th (Mon), you're off to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Nightlife Tours Shopping
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Amsterdam Red Light District Tours ©
Amsterdam Red Light District Tours
Dampkring Coffeeshop ©
Dampkring Coffeeshop
The Bulldog Amsterdam ©
The Bulldog Amsterdam

6
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.
Popular historic sites such as St. Paul's Cathedral and Westminster Abbey are in your itinerary. Tower of London and The British Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: St Mary's Church (in Swinbrook) and Cotswold Woollen Weavers (in Lechlade). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, explore the world behind art at Tate Modern, don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, and take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Amsterdam to London takes 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. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

St Mary's Church, Cotswold Woollen Weavers
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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.
Get some cultural insight at Eiffel Tower and Palace of Versailles. Visit Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris for their historical value. There's lots more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, and take a stroll through Île de la Cité.

To find where to stay, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online trip maker.

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. December in Paris sees daily highs of 9°C and lows of 3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

12
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Do your shopping at MACBA Museu d'Art Contemporani de Barcelona and Passeig de Gracia. Popular historic sites such as Barcelona Cathedral and Las Ramblas are in your itinerary. Venture out of the city with trips to Art Gallery Blanco Grane - Tossa de Mar (in Tossa de Mar), Lloret de Mar (Lloret Beach, Playa Cala Sa Boadella, &more) and Parroquia San Nicolas (in Malgrat de Mar). See even more of Barcelona: stroll through Playa de La Barceloneta, walk around Parc Guell, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, and admire the masterpieces at Joan Miro Foundation.

For maps, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in December, things will get a bit warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 17°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Shopping Museums Parks

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Art Gallery Blanco Grane - Tossa de Mar, Parroquia San Nicolas
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Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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