15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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15 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Aguascalientes, Mexico
Fly:  20​h 15​min
1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights
Fly:  20​h
End: Aguascalientes, Mexico

3
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.
Kids will enjoy Colosseum and Welcome to Rome. There's lots more to do: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, pause for some serene contemplation at Church of St. Louis of the French, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, use the Rome online tour planner .

Aguascalientes, Mexico to Rome is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET) is 7 hours. Traveling from Aguascalientes in April, you will find days in Rome are slightly colder (24°C), and nights are about the same (11°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

2
nights
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 14th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, then admire the striking features of Doge's Palace, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

For other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Venice trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 21°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 16th (Thu), examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, steep yourself in history at Hősök tere, then get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally don't miss a visit to Halaszbastya. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Fri): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden, steep yourself in history at Liberty Statue, and then take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge.

For where to stay, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest tour itinerary planner .

Getting from Venice to Budapest by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in April, expect slightly colder with lows of 5°C in Budapest. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden ©
Budapest Zoo & Botanical Garden
Hősök tere ©
Hősök tere

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 18th (Sat): pick up some local products at La Boqueria, stroll around Parc Guell, then make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, then pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally take an in-depth tour of Museu Maritim de Barcelona.

To find maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona vacation planning tool .

You can fly from Budapest to Barcelona in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Budapest in April, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Mila - La Pedrera ©
Casa Mila - La Pedrera

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Guinness Storehouse and Temple Bar. The adventure continues: explore the galleries of Kilmainham Gaol, walk around St Stephens Green, snap pictures at Ha'penny Bridge, and get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle.

To find other places to visit, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Dublin sightseeing planning website .

Fly from Barcelona to Dublin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in April; daily highs in Dublin reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Phoenix Park ©
Phoenix Park

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