16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
3
Paris, France
— 1 night
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
5
Interlaken, Switzerland
— 1 night
6
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
7
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic
— 1 night
8
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
9
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
10
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
11
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
12
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights

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 13th (Tue): pick up some local products at La Boqueria, stroll around Parc Guell, thendon't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenmake a trip to Casa Batllo, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stop by El Barri Gòtic, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Antic Hospital de la Santa Creu, and finally wander the streets of Las Ramblas.

To find ratings, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Barcelona online visit planner.

Lahore, Pakistan to Barcelona is an approximately 12-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Pakistan Standard Time (PKT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Traveling from Lahore in October, expect Barcelona to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, and then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

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

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Fri): steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paris tour builder app.

Getting from Lisbon to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Lisbon to Paris due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lisbon in October, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

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

1
night
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 17th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, walk around Vondelpark, and then steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House.

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

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. October in Amsterdam sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can travel to Interlaken.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Vondelpark ©
Vondelpark

1
night
Interlaken, Switzerland

Interlaken ©
Nestled between Lake Thun and Lake Brienz in the heart of the Jungfrau region, Interlaken became popular for its proximity to the mountains and lakes of the Bernese Oberland region.
On the 18th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Schlosskirche, explore the activities along Lake Brienz, thenhave some family-friendly fun at Seilpark Interlaken, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Rom.-Katholische Kirchgemeinde, and finally get your game on at Heidi's Photo Chalet.

To see reviews, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Interlaken road trip planning website.

Getting from Amsterdam to Interlaken by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Amsterdam in October, expect a bit cooler with lows of °C in Interlaken. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) so you can go by car to Salzburg.

Things to do in Interlaken

Fun & Games Parks Nature

Side Trip

Lake Brienz
Highlights from your plan
Seilpark Interlaken ©
Seilpark Interlaken
Lake Brienz ©
Lake Brienz
Heidi's Photo Chalet ©
Heidi's Photo Chalet

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Nonnberg Convent, thencontemplate the long history of Mozart Residence (Mozart Wohnhaus), and finally admire the striking features of Mirabell Palace.

To see reviews, photos, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Salzburg trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Interlaken to Salzburg takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Cesky Krumlov.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

1
night
Cesky Krumlov, Czech Republic

Cesky Krumlov ©
Known around the world for its medieval castle, Cesky Krumlov offers the chance to experience the charm of a small European city seemingly frozen in time several centuries ago.
On the 20th (Tue), get to know the fascinating history of Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov, examine the collection at Moldavite Museum - Muzeum vltavinu, admire the masterpieces at Egon Schiele Art Centrum, make a trip to Museum Fotoatelier Seidel, thenexamine the collection at Regionalni Muzeum v Ceskem Krumlove, and finally steep yourself in history at Cesky Krumlov Castle.

For photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Cesky Krumlov day trip planner.

Traveling by car from Salzburg to Cesky Krumlov takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October in Cesky Krumlov, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Cesky Krumlov

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Egon Schiele Art Centrum ©
Egon Schiele Art Centrum
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov ©
Historie mesta Ceský Krumlov
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel ©
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel

1
night
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 21st (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thensnap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti.

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read our Prague road trip planning website.

Traveling by car from Cesky Krumlov to Prague takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. October in Prague sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Wed) so you can go by car to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

1
night
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.
On the 22nd (Thu), contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest online route planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Fri): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip itinerary maker website.

Fly from Budapest to Venice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in October since evenings lows in Venice dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Tours Museums
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Ponte di Rialto ©
Ponte di Rialto

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.
On the 24th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, thenponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Pantheon. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Sun): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rome driving holiday planning app.

You can fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Venice in October: highs in Rome hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): get interesting insight from Tours, thendelve into the distant past at Akrotiri, and then kick back and relax at Red Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Fira day trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Fira takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Fira when traveling from Rome in October, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trip

Akrotiri
Highlights from your plan
Helicopter Tours
Akrotiri ©
Akrotiri
Red Beach ©
Red Beach

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