28 days in Europe Itinerary

28 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe travel planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours
1
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 4 nights
4
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 4 nights
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 nights
6
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
7
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights

S M T W T F S
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: stroll around Parque del Retiro, then don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Madrid trip simple and quick.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Madrid is an approximately 17-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Madrid due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Buenos Aires in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 28°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Sun) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay May 21 — 23:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

4
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Explore Amsterdam's surroundings by going to Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) & Grote Markt) and Lisse (Old Zandvliet Farm & Keukenhof). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), walk around Vondelpark, and contemplate the waterfront views at Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht).

For reviews, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Amsterdam online journey planner.

You can fly from Madrid to Amsterdam in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in May, you will find days in Amsterdam are a bit cooler (20°C), and nights are about the same (10°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 23 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

4
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Staromestske namesti, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Spanish Synagogue, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, and take some stellar pictures from Petřín.

To find where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Prague route planning site.

Fly from Amsterdam to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May, daytime highs in Prague are 20°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Mon) early enough to travel to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Prague

Tours · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay May 27 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

4
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Pearl of the Adriatic

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dubrovnik: Cavtat (Cavtat Old Town & Cavtat Cemetery). On the 4th (Fri), spend a thrilling day on the water with a speed boat tour. The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Dubrovnik City Walls, take an in-depth tour of War Photo Limited, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, and make a trip to Pile Gate.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Dubrovnik takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Prague in May, things will get somewhat warmer in Dubrovnik: highs are around 26°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 31 — Jun 4:
Highlights from your plan
Speed Boats Tours
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, and enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower.

To find photos, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Istanbul takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubrovnik to Istanbul is 2 hours. In June in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 20°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Istanbul

Find places to stay Jun 4 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
When in Athens, make a side trip to see Archaeological Site Mycenae in Mycenae, approximately Mycenae away. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Athens, take an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, visit Plaka, and pause for some photo ops at Temple of Olympian Zeus.

To see other places to visit, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Athens online travel planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Athens in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Eastern European Standard Time is minus 1 hour. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Istanbul in June: high temperatures in Athens hover around 35°C and lows are around 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Find places to stay Jun 8 — 11:
Highlights from your plan
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum
Plaka ©
Plaka

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Segovia (Catedral de Segovia, Acueduct of Segovia, &more) and Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Casco Historico de Toledo, &more). See even more of Madrid: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid route planner.

Fly from Athens to Madrid in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Athens in June, Madrid is slightly colder at night with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Side Trips

Find places to stay Jun 11 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia ©
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

Similar plans

32 days in Athens, Crete & Santorini BY A USER FROM INDIA September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SERBIA December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: December, kids, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM ISLE OF MAN September, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 34 days in Europe BY A USER FROM HONG KONG SAR CHINA June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 57 days in Europe BY A USER FROM INDIA December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 30 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, relaxing, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 29 days in Istanbul BY A USER FROM UNITED KINGDOM October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites, popular & hidden gems Preferences: October, culture, romantic, beaches, historic sites Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 51 days in Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 31 days in Europe BY A USER FROM COLOMBIA June, relaxing, romantic, beaches, extra slow, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, relaxing, romantic, beaches Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Extra slow 3 days in Amsterdam BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced 3 days in Prague BY A USER FROM SWITZERLAND September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, fast-paced, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Fast-paced
See more plans