18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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18 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Fly:  15​h
1
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
2
Oslo, Norway
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Fly:  15​h 30​min
End: Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

4
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, make a trip to Roman Forum, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rome online trip builder .

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Rome is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Rome is 4 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rio de Janeiro in May: high temperatures in Rome hover around 28°C and lows are around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

4
nights
Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©
Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Oslo is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, parks, and nature. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the historical opulence of Akershus Castle and Fortress (Akershus Slott og Festning), examine the collection at Holmenkollen Ski Museum, admire the masterpieces at Vigeland Museum, and try out the rides at Norsk Folkemuseum.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Oslo planning website .

Fly from Rome to Oslo in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in May, expect nights in Oslo to be much colder, around 3°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Vigeland Museum ©
Vigeland Museum
Kon-Tiki Museum ©
Kon-Tiki Museum

3
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Venture out of the city with trips to Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir), Gullfoss Falls (in Blaskogabyggd) and Thermal Spas (in Grindavik). There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Hallgrimskirkja, get interesting insight from Tours, have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio, and take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland.

To find photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Reykjavik day trip planning website .

You can fly from Oslo to Reykjavik in 6 hours. Another option is to do a combination of car and ferry. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oslo to Reykjavik due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Oslo in May, expect nights in Reykjavik to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are little chillier, around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Nature Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Strokkur, Thermal Spas, Bruarfoss Waterfall, Gullfoss Falls, Thingvellir National Park
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Mink Viking Portrait Studio ©
Mink Viking Portrait Studio
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
Thermal Spas

4
nights
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and steep yourself in history at Tower of London.

For where to stay, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read our London trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Reykjavik to London by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Reykjavik in May; daily highs in London reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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