12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Cretas, Spain
— 1 night

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Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©

Queen of Cities

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Kids will enjoy Hagia Sophia and Chora Museum. There's still lots to do: admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace.

To see reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul tour planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Istanbul. While traveling from New Delhi, expect much colder days and little chillier nights in Istanbul, ranging from highs of 14°C to lows of 14°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Architectural Building
Hagia Sophia
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Architectural Building
Dolmabahce Palace
4.5
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History Museum
Topkapi Palace
4.4

2
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©

City of Romance

Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and then explore the galleries of Doge's Palace. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally contemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Venice journey planning site.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Venice takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Venice. In April, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks
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Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7
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Water Body
Canal Grande
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza San Marco
4.4

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and then contemplate the long history of Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and finally steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

For maps, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome online visit planner.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Sat) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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Fountain
Trevi Fountain
4.4
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World heritage site
Pantheon
4.8

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
On the 7th (Sat), stroll around Parc Guell and then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, don't miss a visit to The Magic Fountain, then make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

To find where to stay, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona driving holiday tool.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to travel to Cretas.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Parc Guell
4.1
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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6

1
night
Cretas, Spain

Cretas ©
Cretas or Cretes is a municipality located in the Matarraña/Matarranya comarca, province of Teruel, Aragon, Spain. Start off your visit on the 9th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Castillo de Valderrobres, bet on your favorite at Motorland Aragon, and then don't miss a visit to Sanctuary of La Fontcalda.

To find maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Cretas online vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Cretas takes 3 hours. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. On the 10th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cretas

Historic Sites

Side Trips

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