15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly to Naples, Ferry to Positano
2
Positano, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train
4
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
5
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly

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nights
Barcelona, Spain

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic.

To see traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona online holiday planner.

London, UK to Barcelona is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from London in August, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 83°F and 71°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel to Positano.

Things to do in Barcelona

Highlights from your trip
El Barri Gòtic ©
Neighborhood
El Barri Gòtic
4.7

3
nights
Positano, Italy

Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagni d'Arienzo Beach Club, Positano, then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Capo di Conca.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Positano trip planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Positano by combination of flight and ferry takes about 8 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and taxi. In August in Positano, expect temperatures between 88°F during the day and 73°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can drive to Rome.

Things to do in Positano

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Duomo di Ravello ©
Religious Site
Duomo di Ravello
4.2
Villa Rufolo ©
Architectural Building
Villa Rufolo
4.4

2
nights
Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and then explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Rome route planner.

Traveling by car from Positano to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. Traveling from Positano in September, Rome is slightly colder at night with lows of 60°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Thu) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Colosseum ©
Must see
Colosseum
4.7
Pantheon ©
Must see
Pantheon
4.8

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Visit Piazza del Duomo and Duomo di Siena for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Pitti Palace. Step out of Florence with an excursion to Piazza del Campo in Siena--about 1h 15 min away. There's lots more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

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You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. September in Florence sees daily highs of 78°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Piazza del Duomo ©
Must see
Piazza del Duomo
4.8
Duomo di Siena ©
Must see
Duomo di Siena
4.8
Piazza del Campo ©
Must see
Piazza del Campo
4.8

2
nights
Venice, Italy

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and then make a trip to Basilica di San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and then explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find other places to visit, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planner.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. September in Venice sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 59°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Doge's Palace ©
Must see
Doge's Palace
4.7
Basilica di San Marco
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4

2
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum. Keep things going the next day: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, take in the spiritual surroundings of Hagia Sophia, then get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, and finally visit Ortakoy.

To find maps, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Istanbul tour builder website.

You can fly from Venice to Istanbul in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Venice to Istanbul is 2 hours. Traveling from Venice in September, expect nights in Istanbul to be somewhat warmer, around 72°F, while days are little chillier, around 72°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Highlights from your trip
Topkapi Palace ©
History Museum
Topkapi Palace
4.4
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Religious Site
Suleymaniye Cami
4.9
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Religious Site
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
4.3

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