14 days in Europe Itinerary

14 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights

2
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
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.
On the 28th (Sat), explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, admire the striking features of Rustem Pasha Mosque, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica Cistern, and finally take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi, thenget engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and finally explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Istanbul online travel planner.

Calgary, Canada to Istanbul is an approximately 17-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 10 hours traveling from Calgary to Istanbul. Traveling from Calgary in April, things will get a bit warmer in Istanbul: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 30th (Mon) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Istanbul

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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

2
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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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 30th (Mon): examine the collection at Museo Ebraico di Venezia, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, thenexamine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenenjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To find maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Venice trip planner.

You can fly from Istanbul to Venice in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and then admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. On the 3rd (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the history behind Campanile di Giotto.

To find ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip planning app.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Florence can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Fri): steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, thensteep yourself in history at Colosseum, and finally contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

To see more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Rome itinerary maker website.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Rome, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

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Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Colosseum ©
Colosseum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and finally take a stroll through Le Marais.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Paris attractions planning website.

Fly from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in May, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Tue) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Head to Leidseplein and Albert Cuyp Marketfor some retail therapy. There's still lots to do: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, wander the streets of The Jordaan, take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, and make a trip to De 9 Straatjes.

For where to stay, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Paris to Amsterdam by train takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Amsterdam are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum

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