15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: New Delhi, India
Fly + Train:  12 h 30 min
1
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Drive:  4 h 45 min
2
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 15 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 30 min
End: New Delhi, India

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.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Sat): steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, contemplate the long history of Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, shop like a local with Andrassy Avenue, then step into the grandiose world of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and finally appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Budapest travel planning tool.

New Delhi, India to Budapest is an approximately 12.5- hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of flight and shuttle. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from New Delhi to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from New Delhi in October, things will get much colder in Budapest: highs are around 19°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika) ©

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 5th (Mon), explore the different monuments and memorials at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Dancing House, stop by Lesser Town, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, let little ones run wild at Kampa Park, then make a trip to Staromestske namesti, and finally make a trip to Vaclavske namEsti.

To see reviews, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Prague trip builder website.

You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or do a combination of bus and flight. When traveling from Budapest in October, plan for little chillier days in Prague, with highs around 15°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Tue) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Fun & Games
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Lesser Town
Lesser Town
Prague Astronomical Clock ©
Prague Astronomical Clock

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.
On the 7th (Wed), appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to St Mark's Campanile, contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then make a trip to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip planner.

You can fly from Prague to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Prague in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Venice: highs are around 22°C and lows about 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
nights
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 9th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, read Florence road trip planning app.

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in October, and nighttime lows around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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.
On the 11th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, then explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Rome using our trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

2
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Montmartre, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip builder tool.

You can fly from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Rome in October, with highs in Paris at 19°C and lows at 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Montmartre ©
Montmartre

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