16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
5
Zermatt, Switzerland
— 1 night
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights

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.
Step off the beaten path and head to The Army Museum and Ile Saint-Louis. The adventure continues: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, don't miss a visit to Place des Vosges, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour.

For other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner.

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. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Bengaluru in September: high temperatures in Paris hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Museum Quarter, admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then contemplate the waterfront views at Herengracht, and finally examine the collection at Museum Ons' Lieve Heer op Solder. Keep things going the next day: get lost in a book at OBA Library of Amsterdam, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, explore the world behind art at Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace), then explore the galleries of Panorama Mesdag, and finally don't miss a visit to Rotterdam Centraal Station.

For photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam trip maker tool.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

The Hague, Rotterdam Centraal Station
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Museum Quarter ©
Museum Quarter

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 25th (Fri): enjoy some diversion at Top Gun Prague Shooting Events, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Cyril and St Methodius Cathedral, make a trip to National Memorial to the Heroes of the Heydrich Terror, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally get your game on at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park. On the 26th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Franz Kafka Monument, snap pictures at Charles Bridge, don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of The Vrtba Garden.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Prague travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in September, and nighttime lows around 12°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Fun & Games · Theme Parks
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 27th (Sun), browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, admire the landmark architecture of State Hall of the Austrian National Library, then see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then take an in-depth tour of Kaiserliche Schatzkammer Wien, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Stephansplatz, then ponder the world of politics at Osterreichisches Parlament, then make a trip to Rathausplatz, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Rathaus.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our Vienna travel route builder app.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. In September, daily temperatures in Vienna can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Zermatt.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

1
night
Zermatt, Switzerland

Zermatt ©
Best known as home the Matterhorn mountain, Zermatt serves as a chic ski resort town of the Swiss Alps.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): look for gifts at Lindt Chocolate Shop Zermatt, contemplate the waterfront views at Riffelsee, then make a trip to Photopoint Kirchbrucke bridge, and finally take in the pleasant sights at Hinterdorfstrasse.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Zermatt online tour itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Vienna to Zermatt in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Zermatt

Nature · Parks · Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Riffelsee ©
Riffelsee
Hinterdorfstrasse ©
Hinterdorfstrasse
Lindt Chocolate Shop Zermatt ©
Lindt Chocolate Shop Zermatt

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 30th (Wed), capture your vacation like a pro with an inspiring photography tour, snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then take in panoramic vistas at Torre dell'Orologio, then admire the landmark architecture of Scala Contarini del Bovolo, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Thu): admire the striking features of Scuola Grande di San Rocco, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then wander the streets of Cannaregio, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Venice trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Zermatt to Venice takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Nature · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Cannaregio ©
Cannaregio

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 2nd (Fri): delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the history behind La Pieta, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain. Here are some ideas for day two: ponder the design of Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica Papale San Paolo fuori le Mura, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls.

To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rome journey maker.

Fly from Venice to Rome in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in October, expect nights in Rome to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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