10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

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10 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: New York City, United States
Fly:  11​h 45​min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
3
Monte-Carlo, Monaco
— Few hours
Fly:  3​h 45​min
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
5
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 45​min
End: New York City, United States

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.
On the 10th (Sat), make a trip to Passeig de Gracia, appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, then take a stroll through Ciutat Vella, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

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

New York City, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of bus and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time to Central European Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. Traveling from New York City in March, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 62°F and lows about 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia and then examine the collection at Prado National Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, explore the world behind art at Royal Palace of Madrid, and then browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercado San Miguel.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Madrid holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in March since evenings lows in Madrid dip to 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Monte-Carlo.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

few
hours
Monte-Carlo, Monaco

Monte-Carlo ©
Located at the base of the Alps along the French Riviera, the upscale city of Monte Carlo boasts a famous casino.
On the 14th (Wed), get to know the fascinating history of Casino Square.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Monte-Carlo online sightseeing planner .

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Monte-Carlo takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Monte-Carlo, with lows of 47°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 14th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Paris.

Things to do in Monte-Carlo

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Casino Square ©
Casino Square

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Île de la Cité, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To see maps, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Paris online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Monte-Carlo to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Monte-Carlo in March, things will get little chillier in Paris: highs are around 53°F and lows about 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and then don't miss a visit to Big Ben. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Saatchi Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at The British Museum, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To see more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our London itinerary planner.

Getting from Paris to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. In March, daytime highs in London are 50°F, while nighttime lows are 37°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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