15 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

15 days in Italy, Spain & France Itinerary

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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Palermo, Italy
— 1 night
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Syracuse, Italy
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
On the 2nd (Tue), pick up some local products at La Boqueria, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, and finally explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso.

To see photos, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planning website.

Rajahmundry, India to Barcelona is an approximately 20.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In February, daytime highs in Barcelona are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, then admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and then steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid. On the 5th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, and then don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol.

For maps, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Madrid day trip app.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in February: high temperatures in Madrid hover around 13°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

Highlights from your trip
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Historic Site
Royal Palace of Madrid
4.5

2
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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 (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay. On the next day, explore the galleries of Louvre Museum, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally snap pictures at Pont Alexandre III.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip planning website.

Fly from Madrid to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in February, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 1°C, while days are little chillier, around 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

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Historic Site
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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Art Museum
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Art Museum
Musee d'Orsay
4.7

1
night
Venice, Italy

Venice

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.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Mon): explore the activities along Canal Grande, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To find traveler tips and tourist information, go to the Venice online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, plan for daily highs up to 11°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums · Parks
Highlights from your trip
Architectural Building
Basilica di San Marco
4.4
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Water Body
Canal Grande
4.8
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Specialty Museum
Doge's Palace
4.7

2
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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Tue): enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

To find photos, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Florence vacation planning site.

Traveling by car from Venice to Florence takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In February, daytime highs in Florence are 14°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Wed) early enough to travel to Palermo.

Things to do in Florence

Highlights from your trip
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World heritage site
Campanile di Giotto
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza del Duomo
4.8
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Historic Walking Area
Piazza della Signoria
4.8

1
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Palermo, Italy

Palermo ©
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Start off your visit on the 11th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria dell'Ammiraglio, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of San Cataldo, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Nobile e Monumentale Chiesa dell'Immacolata Concezione al Capo, then don't miss a visit to Cattedrale di Palermo, and finally steep yourself in history at Norman Palace.

For reviews, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Palermo road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Florence to Palermo in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Thu) so you can go by car to Syracuse.

Things to do in Palermo

Highlights from your trip
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Architectural Building
Norman Palace
4.4

1
night
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©

Pearl of the Mediterranean

Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): get engrossed in the history at Museo Archeologico Regionale Paolo Orsi, pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siracusa, and then step off the mainland to explore Ortigia.

To find ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Syracuse driving holiday tool.

Drive from Palermo to Syracuse in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Syracuse

Nature · Parks · Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip
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Island
Ortigia
4.8

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

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 13th (Sat): get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, don't miss a visit to Roman Forum, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On the 14th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, don't miss a visit to Cupola di San Pietro, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Rome travel planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Syracuse to Rome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Rome are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Colosseum
4.7
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World heritage site
Palatine Hill
4.6

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