36 days in Sydney & Europe Itinerary

36 days in Sydney & Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock trip planner

Plan created by another user.Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Sydney, Australia
— 2 nights
2
Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
3
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina
— 3 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 4 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 4 nights
6
Krakow, Poland
— 3 nights
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
8
The Hague, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
9
Brussels, Belgium
— 3 nights
10
Paris, France
— 4 nights

2
nights
Sydney, Australia

Sydney ©
Lent iconic status as a result of its famous bridge and opera house, Sydney has a down-to-earth charm that enhances its spectacular setting and functional efficiency.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): wander the streets of The Rocks, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk, and then stroll through Bondi Beach.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Sydney road trip app.

If you are flying in from Australia, the closest major aiport is Sydney Kingsford Smith International Airport. December in Sydney sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Sydney

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Beaches
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
The Rocks ©
The Rocks
Bondi Beach ©
Bondi Beach
Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk ©
Cremorne Point to Mosman Bay Walk

5
nights
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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Frauenkirche Dresden and Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister. The Dresden Zwinger and Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen will appeal to museum buffs. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Berlin: Dresden (Sachsisches Standehaus, Procession of Princes, &more). Next up on the itinerary: test your problem-solving skills at THE ROOM - Live Escape Game Berlin, appreciate the history behind Victory Column (Siegessaule), admire the masterpieces at Gemaldegalerie, and see the interesting displays at Classic Remise Berlin.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Berlin trip builder site.

You can fly from Sydney to Berlin in 26 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Sydney to Berlin is minus 9 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Tue) early enough to travel to Sarajevo.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games

Side Trips

Dresden, Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Find places to stay Dec 31 — Jan 5:
Highlights from your plan
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Gemaldegalerie Alte Meister
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Memorial and Museum Sachsenhausen
Frauenkirche Dresden ©
Frauenkirche Dresden

3
nights
Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Sarajevo ©
Nearly destroyed by war during the 1990s, the riverside city of Sarajevo now serves as one of the region's major educational, cultural, and commercial hubs.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Wed): learn about all things military at ARK D-0: Tito's Nuclear Bunker, tour the pleasant surroundings at Olympic Center Jahorina, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Holy Archangels Michael and Gabriel in Sarajevo. Here are some ideas for day two: head outdoors with Vukov Konak, thentest your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, thencontemplate the long history of Gazi Husrev Begova Medresa, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque.

To find other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Sarajevo travel route planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Sarajevo in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. In January in Sarajevo, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. You'll have a few hours on the 8th (Fri) to wrap things up before traveling to Vienna.

Things to do in Sarajevo

Outdoors Museums Parks

Side Trips

Olympic Center Jahorina, ARK D-0: Tito's Nuclear Bunker
Find places to stay Jan 5 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Galerija 11/07/95 ©
Galerija 11/07/95
ARK D-0: Tito's Nuclear Bunker ©
ARK D-0: Tito's Nuclear Bunker
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque ©
Gazi Husrev-beg Mosque

4
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Belvedere Palace and Leopold Museum. Schonbrunn Palace and Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Vienna: Melk Abbey (in Melk) and KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen (in Mauthausen). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, take an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Kirche am Steinhof, and explore the different monuments and memorials at Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof).

For maps, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Sarajevo to Vienna takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Melk Abbey, KZ-Gedenkstatte Mauthausen
Find places to stay Jan 8 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
Melk Abbey ©
Melk Abbey

4
nights
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.
Visit Fisherman's Bastion and Liberty Statue for their historical value. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Matthias Church and Invisible Exhibition. Step out of Budapest with an excursion to Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral in Esztergom--about 1h 10 min away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), admire the landmark architecture of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), examine the collection at Budapest Pinball Museum, and appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square.

To find reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Budapest travel route builder site.

Traveling by car from Vienna to Budapest takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In January, daytime highs in Budapest are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Krakow.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Fun & Games

Side Trip

Esztergom Basilica / Cathedral
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 17:
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Budapest Pinball Museum ©
Budapest Pinball Museum

3
nights
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.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau and HistoryLand. Lost Souls Alley and Wawel Royal Castle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Go for a jaunt from Krakow to Oswiecim to see Jewish Museum and Synagogue about 1h 15 min away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Wieliczka Salt Mine, get to know the fascinating history of Krakow's Rynek Glowny Central Square, examine the collection at Krakow Pinball Museum, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Wawel Cathedral.

Find out how to plan Krakow trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Getting from Budapest to Krakow by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In January, daily temperatures in Krakow can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Krakow

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Oswiecim, Wieliczka Salt Mine
Find places to stay Jan 17 — 20:
Highlights from your plan
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau ©
Panstwowe Muzeum Auschwitz-Birkenau
Wieliczka Salt Mine ©
Wieliczka Salt Mine
Wawel Cathedral ©
Wawel Cathedral

1
night
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
To find traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip maker app.

You can fly from Krakow to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Krakow in January, things will get somewhat warmer in Amsterdam: highs are around °C and lows about °C. You'll set off for The Hague on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in Amsterdam

Tours Outdoors Nightlife
Find places to stay Jan 20 — 21:

3
nights
The Hague, The Netherlands

The Hague ©
Known as the "judicial capital of the world," The Hague is the center for everything official in the Netherlands: the home of the Dutch government and parliament, the workplace of the King and Queen, and the base of many international affairs such as the International Court of Justice and the International Criminal Court.
Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) and The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery will appeal to museum buffs. Explore hidden gems such as Panorama Mesdag and Museum Bredius. You'll find plenty of places to visit near The Hague: Watersnoodmuseum (in Ouwerkerk) and Leiden (National Museum of Antiquities (Rijksmuseum van Oudheden) & Molen de Put). There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at De Mesdag Collection, make a trip to Markt, test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, and take an in-depth tour of Prison Gate Museum.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, refer to the The Hague road trip site.

Drive from Amsterdam to The Hague in an hour. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In January in The Hague, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in The Hague

Museums Shopping Fun & Games

Side Trips

Leiden, Watersnoodmuseum, Markt
Find places to stay Jan 21 — 24:
Highlights from your plan
De Mesdag Collection ©
De Mesdag Collection
Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) ©
Panorama Mesdag ©
Panorama Mesdag

3
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Atomium and Horta Museum (Musee Horta). Get some cultural insight at Grand Place and Autoworld. Venture out of the city with trips to Tyne Cot Cemetery (in Zonnebeke) and Graslei and Korenlei (in Ghent). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), admire the landmark architecture of Guild Houses, examine the collection at MOOF Museum, and steep yourself in history at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Brussels trip itinerary planner.

Take a train from The Hague to Brussels in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from The Hague in January; daily highs in Brussels reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Tyne Cot Cemetery, Graslei and Korenlei
Find places to stay Jan 24 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Tyne Cot Cemetery ©
Tyne Cot Cemetery
Graslei and Korenlei ©
Graslei and Korenlei

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Eiffel Tower and Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Arc de Triomphe. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, learn about all things military at The Army Museum, stroll through Ile Saint-Louis, and see the interesting displays at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard.

To find out how to plan a trip to Paris, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In January, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 31st (Sun), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

Similar Plans

38 days in Europe & Maldives BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA August, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: August, relaxing, romantic, beaches, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 40 days in Dubai & Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA February, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: February, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 57 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 57 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular sights Preferences: February, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 39 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES April, popular sights Preferences: April Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 39 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 40 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, hidden gems Preferences: June Attraction style: Hidden gems Pace: Medium 37 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, popular sights Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 40 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights Preferences: June Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans