12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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12 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Amsterdam, Holland
1
Amsterdam, Holland
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
6
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: Amsterdam, Holland

1
night
Amsterdam, Holland

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
On the 4th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, walk around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 5th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, then hunt for treasures at Albert Cuyp Market, and finally indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam online trip itinerary maker .

If you are flying in from Netherlands, the closest major airports are Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Eindhoven Airport and Eelde Airport. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in October, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, then snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and finally make a trip to Big Ben. On the 7th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, and finally ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, use the London day trip website .

You can fly from Amsterdam to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. October in London sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, then make a trip to Eiffel Tower, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Île de la Cité. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Wed): walk around Luxembourg Gardens, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris trip itinerary planning site .

Take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. In October, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 19°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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 10th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo. On the 11th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the history behind Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then walk around Parc Guell, and then explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

To find reviews, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona online tour planner .

Fly from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Paris in October: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 26°C and lows are around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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.
On the 12th (Sat), ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Spanish Steps, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To see other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, go to the Rome day trip tool .

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Barcelona in October since evenings lows in Rome dip to 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Sun) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

2
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.
On the 14th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, then make a trip to StaromEstske namEsti, then don't miss a visit to Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge. On your second day here, wander the streets of Lesser Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Katedrala Svateho Vita, and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

To find maps, ratings, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Prague itinerary builder app .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rome in October: high temperatures in Prague hover around 15°C and lows are around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

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