16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights

3
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.
On the 16th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Louvre Museum, admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Paris trip planning site.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Expect colder temperatures when traveling from Bengaluru in April; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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.
On the 18th (Wed), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral and then make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On the 19th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Parc Guell, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To find ratings, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in April, with highs in Barcelona at °C and lows at °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the ancient world of Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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 23rd (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thensee the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thenadmire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Florence day trip tool.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. April in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

1
night
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 25th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, thensee the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

For photos, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read Venice tour planning site.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. On the 26th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

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

3
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, and take a stroll through Ortakoy.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Istanbul tour planning site.

You can fly from Venice to Istanbul in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Venice to Istanbul. In April, daytime highs in Istanbul are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Chora Museum ©
Chora Museum

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