16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  11 h 30 min
1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 15 min
5
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  11 h 15 min
End: New Delhi, India

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): steep yourself in history at Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Rome online trip itinerary maker.

New Delhi, India to Rome is an approximately 11.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Rome. Traveling from New Delhi in May, expect Rome to be much colder, temps between 28°C and 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. On the 25th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce.

For other places to visit, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Florence trip website.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in Florence dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, stroll around Parc Guell, and then explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

For ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona holiday maker.

Fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, tram, and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Barcelona are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Wed) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 28th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, then make a trip to Belém Tower, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium. Keep things going the next day: step into the grandiose world of Quinta da Regaleira, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and then pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos.

To find reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Lisbon journey planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon. In May, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Sat): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, then admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum. Keep things going the next day: walk around Luxembourg Gardens, then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Paris trip app.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Lisbon to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Paris due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Lisbon in May; daily highs in Paris reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sun) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Mon): make a trip to Anne Frank House, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), get to know the resident critters at ARTIS, and then stroll around Vondelpark.

To see other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Lesser Town, admire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Prague trip itinerary builder site.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Amsterdam to Prague in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in June, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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