24 days in Europe Itinerary

24 days in Europe Itinerary

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Naples, Italy
— 3 nights
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Cagliari, Italy
— 2 nights
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Bologna, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
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Nice, France
— 3 nights
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Basel, Switzerland
— 3 nights
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Naples, Italy

— 3 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Naples: Pompeii (Terme del Foro, Casa del Fauno, &more), Ravello (Villa Rufolo & Duomo di Ravello) and Sorrento (Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, Piazza Tasso, &more). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Fornillo, stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Gennaro, make a trip to Via San Gregorio Armeno, and see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli.

To see traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Naples online trip planner.

Reykjavik, Iceland to Naples is an approximately 10-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In August, Naples is much warmer than Reykjavik - with highs of 36°C and lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel to Cagliari.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks · Outdoors

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Cagliari, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Sun

The capital of Sardinia, Cagliari is spread out over seven hills and still bears the marks of its past conquerors, including the Phoenicians, Carthaginians, and Romans.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sat): stroll through Su Giudeo and then kick back and relax at Spiaggia di Tuerredda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Cagliari trip website.

You can fly from Naples to Cagliari in 4.5 hours. Another option is to ride a ferry. In August, daytime highs in Cagliari are 37°C, while nighttime lows are 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Bologna.

Things to do in Cagliari

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Bologna, Italy

— 1 night

Heart of Italian Cuisine

A city famous for its cuisine, Bologna is the seat of the oldest university in the world, founded in 1088.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano, enjoy breathtaking views from Le Due Torri Torre degli Asinell, stop by Galliera 49, then contemplate the long history of Piazza Maggiore, and finally admire the local landmark of Fontana del Nettuno.

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You can fly from Cagliari to Bologna in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of bus and ferry. In August, daily temperatures in Bologna can reach 36°C, while at night they dip to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Bologna

Historic Sites · Shopping
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Rome, Italy

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Go for a jaunt from Rome to Tivoli to see Villa d'Este about 48 minutes away. There's lots more to do: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, make a trip to Spanish Steps, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Rome planner.

Traveling by train from Bologna to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to 38°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

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Barcelona, Spain

— 4 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo.

For where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona visit planning site.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in August, you will find days in Barcelona are a bit cooler (33°C), and nights are about the same (25°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Tours
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Nice, France

— 3 nights

Nissa la Bella (Nice the Beautiful)

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 25th (Thu), make a trip to Promenade des Anglais, wander the streets of Vieille Ville, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Castel Plage. Here are some ideas for day two: stop by 365 Fromages and then shake up your sightseeing with Lesgeckos.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Nice journey planning tool.

You can fly from Barcelona to Nice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 32°C in August, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 27th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Basel.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks

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Basel, Switzerland

— 3 nights
Situated where the Swiss, German, and French borders meet, Basel is considered the hub of Dreilandereck, this "three countries corner." Its location makes Basel a center of culture and history, brimming with important theaters and museums.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bern (Botanical Garden (Botanischer Garten), Bundesplatz, &more). There's still lots to do: see the interesting displays at Schaulager.

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Traveling by flight from Nice to Basel takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Nice in August since evenings lows in Basel dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Basel

Parks · Museums · Zoos & Aquariums · Shopping

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