17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
6
Paris, France
— 3 nights
7
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights

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 13th (Fri): stroll around Parque del Retiro and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. On your second day here, hunt for treasures at Mercado San Miguel and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

For other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid day trip website.

New York City, USA to Madrid is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from New York City to Madrid. When traveling from New York City in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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 15th (Sun): walk around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

For ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in July, expect nights in Barcelona to be about the same, around °F, while days are slightly colder, around °F. On the 16th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, thenexplore the ancient world of Colosseum, and then make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona.

To see maps, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Rome road trip planning site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daytime highs in Rome are °F, while nighttime lows are °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Thu) to allow time for travel to Prague.

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
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.
On the 20th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Spanish Synagogue, and then snap pictures at Charles Bridge.

To find maps, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Prague holiday maker app.

Fly from Rome to Prague in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Rome in July: high temperatures in Prague hover around °F and lows are around °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Sat) to allow time for travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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.
On the 22nd (Sun), stroll around Vondelpark, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, and then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House. On the 23rd (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif and then admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Amsterdam online itinerary maker.

You can fly from Prague to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Prague in July, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Amsterdam: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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

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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and explore the galleries of Louvre Museum.

To see reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Paris tour itinerary maker site.

Take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Amsterdam in July, plan for a bit warmer days in Paris, with highs around °F, while nights are about the same with lows around °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

2
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Fri): make a trip to Buckingham Palace and then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament, thenmake a trip to Big Ben, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our London trip itinerary maker 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. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. While traveling from Paris, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

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