18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Vicenza, Italy
— 1 night
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Malo, Italy
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Catania, Italy
— 1 night
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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey
— 1 night
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Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
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Lyon, France
— 1 night
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
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Vicenza, Italy

— 1 night

City of Palladio

Famous for its abundance of 16th-century architecture designed by Andrea Palladio, Vicenza was coined the City of Palladio.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Fri): take an in-depth tour of Palazzo da Schio, Ca' d'Oro, get a taste of life in the country at A&A Alpaca, then view the masterpieces at Fondazione Bisazza, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Corona.

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Manchester, UK to Vicenza is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Manchester in September; daily highs in Vicenza reach 25°C and lows reach 19°C. You'll have a few hours on the 5th (Sat) to wrap things up before traveling to Malo.

Things to do in Vicenza

Museums · Shopping · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Malo, Italy

Malo is a town in the province of Vicenza, Veneto, Italy. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of VILLA PORTO (Molina di Malo) - Comune di Malo and then experience rural life at Azienda Agricola Juvenilia.

To see where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Malo trip itinerary maker tool.

Malo is just a stone's throw from Vicenza. In September, daytime highs in Malo are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Catania.

Catania, Italy

— 1 night

Black Pearl of Ionian Sea

The landscape surrounding Catania, a medieval city on Sicily's eastern coast, is dominated by Mount Etna, the tallest active volcano in Europe.
On the 6th (Sun), take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di San Giuliano, kick your exploration up a notch at Monti Rossi Adventure Park, and then see EtnaExcursion.it.

For other places to visit, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Catania trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Malo to Catania. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Catania

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife · Adventure

Side Trips

London, United Kingdom

— 2 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 7th (Mon), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and then make a trip to Buckingham Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Big Ben, and finally get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

To find more things to do, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the London day trip website.

Traveling by flight from Catania to London takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of bus and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Catania to London is minus 1 hour. In September in London, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. You'll set off for Amsterdam on the 9th (Wed).

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 2 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum.

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You can fly from London to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to 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 September, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Istanbul, Turkey

— 1 night

Queen of Cities

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia, and then take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace. On the 13th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, get engrossed in the history at Galata Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Serefiye Sarnici.

To find other places to visit, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read Istanbul online trip itinerary builder.

Getting from Amsterdam to Istanbul by flight takes about 7.5 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 2 hours. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Amsterdam in September since evenings lows in Istanbul dip to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites · Museums

Berlin, Germany

— 3 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, then look for gifts at Olmuhle an der Havel, and then get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Zoo Berlin. Keep things going the next day: appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate, then appreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, then get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, and finally admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum.

To see reviews, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Berlin itinerary maker.

You can fly from Istanbul to Berlin in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can travel to Lyon.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Tours · Museums

Lyon, France

— 1 night

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Wed): walk around Parc de la Tete d'Or, get to know the fascinating history of Colline de Fourviere, and then admire the landmark architecture of Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere.

To see where to stay, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Lyon travel planner.

Getting from Berlin to Lyon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. September in Lyon sees daily highs of 27°C and lows of 15°C at night. On the 17th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Lisbon.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Parks

Lisbon, Portugal

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 17th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco), make a trip to Belém Tower, then steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then explore the historical opulence of Quinta da Regaleira, and finally take in the views from Ponte 25 de Abril.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Lyon to Lisbon takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Lyon in September, with highs in Lisbon at 32°C and lows at 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Venice, Italy

— 1 night

City of Romance

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then steep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

To find where to stay, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Venice sightseeing planner.

Fly from Lisbon to Venice in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Venice. Expect a daytime high around 29°C in September, and nighttime lows around 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks