16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
3
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights

1
night
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, make a trip to Big Ben, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, thenponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and finally contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace. On the next day, stroll around St. James's Park, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, thenenjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our London trip maker.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In August in London, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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.
On the 10th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and then make a trip to Eiffel Tower.

To see where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In August, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): stroll around Vondelpark, thenexplore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, thenexplore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Mon): learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Paris in August: highs in Amsterdam hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, thenexplore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, thenadmire the striking features of St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague online trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In August, daytime highs in Prague are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 15th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Thu): make a trip to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thencontemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenexplore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, and then make a trip to Forum of Augustus.

To see ratings, maps, and tourist information, use the Rome trip app.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Prague in August: high temperatures in Rome hover around °C and lows are around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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 18th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, thenexplore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Sun): take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

For other places to visit, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Florence online travel route builder.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Rome in August since evenings lows in Florence dip to °C. On the 19th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Mon): make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, thenwalk around Parc Guell, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona journey planning website.

Getting from Florence to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Florence in August since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Tue) to allow time for travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
On the 22nd (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, thenmake a trip to Belém Tower, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, and finally admire the masterpieces at Museu Nacional do Azulejo. On your second day here, make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, step into the grandiose world of Quinta da Regaleira, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, thenchoose your vessel at Nosso Tejo, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read our Lisbon online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Barcelona in August since evenings lows in Lisbon dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Highlights from your plan
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian ©
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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