14 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

14 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Ponte dei Sospiri and Walking tours. There's lots more to do: admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa del Santissimo Redentore, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), and take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip builder.

San Diego, USA to Venice is an approximately 17-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from San Diego in November, with highs in Venice at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Tours
Highlights from your plan
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Peggy Guggenheim Collection ©
Peggy Guggenheim Collection

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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 12th (Thu): examine the collection at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Keep things going the next day: snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence road trip planning website.

You can drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In November, daytime highs in Florence are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria

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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.
Visit Colosseum and Roman Forum for their historical value. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Palatine Hill and Santa Maria in Trastevere. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To see photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Rome vacation planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

2
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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 17th (Tue): admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenstroll around Parc Guell, and finally examine the collection at Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares). On your second day here, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, and finally wander the streets of Las Ramblas.

To find out how to plan a trip to Barcelona, use our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar ©
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

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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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Eiffel Tower and Sainte-Chapelle. Musee d'Orsay and Arc de Triomphe are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Paris planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In November, Paris is little chillier than Barcelona - with highs of °F and lows of °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

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