16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Cannes, France
— 4 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 4 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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe and then shop like a local with Champs-Elysees. On your second day here, make a trip to Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Le Marais, and then admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris.

To see photos, traveler tips, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary app.

Hamburg, Germany to Paris is an approximately 5.5-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. While traveling from Hamburg, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Paris, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Shopping Neighborhoods
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

4
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Attractions like Marche aux Fleurs Cours Saleya and La Croisette make great kid-friendly stops. Your inner history buff will appreciate Lérins Islands and Rue d'Antibes. Step out of Cannes with an excursion to Zoe la Belette in Nice--about 50 minutes away. There's more to do: pick up some local products at Marche Forville and look for gifts at 1862 Wines & Spirits.

To see reviews, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Cannes trip site.

You can fly from Paris to Cannes in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in March, plan for a bit warmer days in Cannes, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Nice, L'Antre des Delices, VinAzur - Vins de provence
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Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Lérins Islands ©
Lérins Islands
La Croisette ©
La Croisette

3
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.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Colosseum and Piazza Navona. Step out of the city life by going to Colle del Gianicolo and Catacombs of Saint Callixtus. The adventure continues: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.

To find traveler tips and more tourist information, use the Rome trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Cannes to Rome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. March in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Scrovegni Chapel, explore the activities along Canal Grande, and then stop by Bragora. On the 20th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thenexamine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To find ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Venice journey planner.

You can fly from Rome to Venice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March in Venice, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. On the 21st (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Parks Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

4
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
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 some historical perspective at Hagia Sophia Museum and Suleymaniye Cami . Bring the kids along to Kapali Carsi and Topkapi Palace. There's much more to do: take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, take a stroll through Ortakoy, and contemplate the long history of Galata Tower.

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Istanbul trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Istanbul takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Turkey Time, which is usually a 2 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer evenings in Istanbul when traveling from Venice in March, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami

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