12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

2
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: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

For ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Paris is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Paris is 4 hours. Traveling from Rio de Janeiro in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Paris, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): make a trip to Buckingham Palace, admire the striking features of Clarence House, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, thenrace across the water with a speed boat tour, and finally ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally explore the world behind art at National Gallery.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the London vacation planner.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Paris to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 7th (Fri), explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thenadmire the striking features of Royal Palace Amsterdam, thenget engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip builder website.

Getting from London to Amsterdam by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Amsterdam is 1 hour. In August, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 9th (Sun), get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, thentake some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti. Here are some ideas for day two: get to know the resident critters at Prague Zoo, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Vitus Cathedral, and then visit Lesser Town.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Prague vacation maker site.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. August in Prague sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Zoos & Aquariums
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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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.
On the 11th (Tue), ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For photos, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Prague in August: high temperatures in Rome hover around °C and lows are around °C. On the 12th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

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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