30 days in Asia, Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

30 days in Asia, Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Tokyo, Japan
— 6 nights
2
Paris, France
— 5 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 6 nights
4
Athens, Greece
— 5 nights
5
Melbourne, Australia
— 4 nights

6
nights
Tokyo, Japan

Tokyo ©
Tokyo holds the status of most populous metropolitan area in the world--a fact you'll find tangible as you walk the bustling streets and explore its diverse neighborhoods and cultures.
Get a sense of the local culture at Senso-ji Temple and Asakusa Shrine. Museum-lovers will appreciate Tokyo National Museum and National Museum of Nature and Science. Get out of town with these interesting Tokyo side-trips: Enoshima Sea Candle (in Fujisawa), Soji-ji Temple (in Yokohama) and Kamakura (Ugafuku Shrine ( Goddess of Money Washing), Kencho-ji Temple, &more). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Ueno District, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at University of Tokyo, see the interesting displays at Katsushika Shibamata Torasan Memorial Hall, and explore the world behind art at Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum.

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Sydney, Australia to Tokyo is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Japan Standard Time (JST) is minus 1 hour. In January, Tokyo is colder than Sydney - with highs of 50°F and lows of 35°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Tokyo

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Kamakura, Enoshima Sea Candle, Soji-ji Temple, Kawasaki Daishi
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Senso-ji Temple ©
Senso-ji Temple
Asakusa Shrine ©
Asakusa Shrine
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine ©
Tsurugaoka Hachimangu Shrine

5
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 a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Musee d'Orsay. Popular historic sites such as Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Chapelle Notre Dame de la Medaille Miraculeuse are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: explore the world behind art at Petit Palais, don't miss a visit to Pere-Lachaise Cemetery, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and examine the collection at Fondation Louis Vuitton.

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Getting from Tokyo to Paris by flight takes about 16 hours. The time zone difference moving from Japan Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 8 hours. When traveling from Tokyo in January, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 45°F by day to 35°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Chateau of Vincennes
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

6
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Appreciate the collections at Doge's Palace and MUSME - Museum of the History of Medicine of Padova. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari and Castello Estense. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Venice: Ferrara (Chiesa delle Sacre Stimmate & Via Savonarola), Padua (Basilica di Santa Giustina, Battistero del Duomo di Padova, &more) and Passeggiata lungo la restera (in Treviso). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Scuola Grande di San Rocco, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di Santa Anastasia, wander the streets of Cannaregio, and make a trip to Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo).

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary builder tool.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. January in Venice sees daily highs of 47°F and lows of 33°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Padua, Verona, Ferrara, Passeggiata lungo la restera
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Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari ©
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Scuola Grande di San Rocco ©
Scuola Grande di San Rocco

5
nights
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Hephaestus are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Erechtheion and Philopappos Hill. And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum, explore the world behind art at Museum of Cycladic Art, visit Plaka, and wander the streets of Anafiotika.

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Traveling by flight from Venice to Athens takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Venice in January, expect Athens to be a bit warmer, temps between 56°F and 44°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Mon) so you can travel to Melbourne.

Things to do in Athens

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
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Kotsanas Museum of Ancient Greek Technology ©
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

4
nights
Melbourne, Australia

Melbourne ©
The state of Victoria crown jewel, Melbourne boasts shaded streets, leafy residential neighborhoods, vibrant street life, and a picturesque city center.
Appreciate the collections at ArtVo and Scienceworks. Popular historic sites such as St Paul's Cathedral and St. Patrick's Cathedral are in your itinerary. There's still lots to do: explore the world behind art at Australian Centre for the Moving Image, visit Degraves Street, take an in-depth tour of Immigration Museum, and get interesting insight from Tours.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Melbourne trip planner.

You can fly from Athens to Melbourne in 23 hours. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time to Australian Eastern Standard Time is 8 hours. When traveling from Athens in January, plan for much warmer days in Melbourne, with highs around 81°F, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 58°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Melbourne

Museums · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Heide Museum of Modern Art, Scienceworks
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St Paul's Cathedral ©
St Paul's Cathedral
National Gallery of Victoria ©
National Gallery of Victoria
ArtVo ©
ArtVo

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