16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
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London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
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Benidorm, Spain
— 4 nights
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Istanbul, Turkey

Queen of Cities

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.
Get in touch with nature at Deepist Diving & Travel and Bosphorus Strait. Do your shopping at Kapali Carsi and Dolmabahce Sanat Galerisi. And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, visit Ortakoy, admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, and admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Istanbul road trip site.

New Delhi, India to Istanbul is an approximately 9.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Turkey Time is minus 2.5 hours. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from New Delhi in August, with highs in Istanbul at 34°C and lows at 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 19th (Thu), explore the ancient world of Pantheon, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then stop by Trastevere, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On the 20th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take an unorthodox tour of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then don't miss a visit to Via Condotti.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome road trip app.

Fly from Istanbul to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Istanbul to Rome is minus 2 hours. In August, daytime highs in Rome are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

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Paris, France

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.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Louvre Museum and Arc de Triomphe. Get outdoors at L'Orangerie and Île de la Cité. Venture out of the city with trips to Versailles (Palace of Versailles & The Trianons & The Hamlet). And it doesn't end there: get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the activities along Seine River, and admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle.

To see more things to do, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris road trip planning tool.

You can fly from Rome to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Rome in August: high temperatures in Paris hover around 29°C and lows are around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

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London, United Kingdom

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Head to Covent Garden and DM Bespoke Jewelleryfor some retail therapy. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at National Gallery and Westminster Abbey. And it doesn't end there: learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, contemplate the long history of Clarence House, ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament, and make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the London vacation site.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Paris in August: highs in London hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Benidorm.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Breweries & Distilleries

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Benidorm, Spain

A major seaside resort on the famous Costa Blanca, Benidorm was built compactly, thanks to the foresight of a local government administrator in the 1960s, who had a vision for a holiday destination that would grow upwards.
You'll get in some beach time at Playa Cala Tio Ximo and Poniente Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Museo Arqueologico de Alicante and Museo de Arte Contemporaneo de Alicante (MACA). Take a break from Benidorm with a short trip to Castillo de Santa Barbara in Alicante, about 36 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Levante, buy something for everyone on your list at Centro Comercial La Marina, visit El Casco Antiguo de Benidorm, and meet the residents at Mundomar.

To see where to stay, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Benidorm trip builder tool.

Getting from London to Benidorm by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Benidorm. Traveling from London in August, things will get a bit warmer in Benidorm: highs are around 36°C and lows about 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Benidorm

Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips