17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  7 h
1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 45 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
3
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 15 min
4
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
5
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 30 min
6
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
7
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
8
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
9
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
10
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
11
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
12
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
+2
Train + Bus + Fly:  10 h 45 min
End: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

1
night
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 24th (Thu): look for gifts at Art Studio Cafe, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then make a trip to Piazza Navona, and finally admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese. On the 25th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the natural beauty at Villa d'Este, delve into the distant past at Colosseum, then stop by Antica Caciara Trasteverina, and finally don't miss a visit to Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Rome trip app.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 7- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Riyadh to Rome. Traveling from Riyadh in March, things will get much colder in Rome: highs are around 19°C and lows about 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

St. Peter's Basilica, Villa d'Este
Highlights from your plan
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico Associazione Centro Storico

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Sat): make a trip to Piazza della Signoria, then ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally look for gifts at Davide Cerasi Leather Boutique.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence day trip planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Museo Nazionale del Bargello ©
Museo Nazionale del Bargello

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally look for gifts at I Tre Mercanti.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Venice road trip planning website.

Getting from Florence to Venice by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Sun) early enough to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo ©
Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Ponte dei Sospiri ©
Ponte dei Sospiri

1
night
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 28th (Mon), stop by Zuckerlwerkstatt Vienna, then look for gifts at Manner Shop, then wander the streets of Graben and Kohlmarkt, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To find maps, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, read Vienna vacation planning app.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Vienna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Venice in March, with highs in Vienna at 12°C and lows at 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Munich.

Things to do in Vienna

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Manner Shop ©
Manner Shop
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Graben and Kohlmarkt ©
Graben and Kohlmarkt

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Tue): look for gifts at Schrannenhalle and then get curious at Deutsches Museum.

Make your Munich itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Traveling by train from Vienna to Munich takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In March, daily temperatures in Munich can reach 11°C, while at night they dip to 0°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) early enough to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Munich

Museums Childrens Museums Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Schrannenhalle ©
Schrannenhalle

1
night
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Wed): pick up some new knowledge with Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt and then kick back and relax at Strandbar Mitte.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Berlin travel planner.

You can fly from Munich to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Berlin

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Strandbar Mitte ©
Strandbar Mitte
Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt ©
Ritter Sport Bunte Schokowelt

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Louvre Museum and Le Marais. Family-friendly places like The Paris Catacombs and Paris Plage will thrill your kids. Next up on the itinerary: walk around Luxembourg Gardens, look for gifts at The Abbey Bookshop, and browse the collection at Shakespeare and Company Bookstore.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Paris online tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 13°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 2nd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Zurich.

Things to do in Paris

Shopping Parks Museums
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
The Paris Catacombs ©
The Paris Catacombs
Le Marais ©
Le Marais

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 3rd (Sun), take in nature's colorful creations at Botanischer Garten and then walk around Parkanlage Zuerihorn.

For traveler tips, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Zurich tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Paris to Zurich in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 17°C, and evening lows to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks
Highlights from your plan
Botanischer Garten ©
Botanischer Garten

2
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 4th (Mon), kick back and relax at Castel Plage, then wander the streets of Vieille Ville, and then steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris.

To find photos, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Nice day trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Nice takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Zurich in April, expect Nice to be a bit warmer, temps between 20°C and 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Palais Lascaris ©
Palais Lascaris
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage

1
night
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 6th (Wed): take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic and then wander the streets of La Barceloneta.

To see reviews, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Barcelona trip builder.

Fly from Nice to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Barcelona are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
La Barceloneta ©
La Barceloneta
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): stop by Museo del Jamon, then soothe aching muscles at some of the top local wellness centers, then take a stroll through Barrio de Salamanca, and finally wander the streets of Gay Madrid & the Chueca District.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid online trip builder.

Getting from Barcelona to Madrid by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Madrid, with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Shopping Spas Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Barrio de Salamanca ©
Barrio de Salamanca
Gay Madrid & the Chueca District ©
Gay Madrid & the Chueca District
Museo del Jamon ©
Museo del Jamon

1
night
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Start off your visit on the 8th (Fri): admire the landmark architecture of Torre del Oro, admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, then stop by Productos de la Sierra, and finally stop by Barrio Santa Cruz.

For more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Seville planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in April, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Seville, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums
Highlights from your plan
Barrio Santa Cruz ©
Barrio Santa Cruz
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla ©
Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla
Productos de la Sierra ©
Productos de la Sierra

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