17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Barcelona, Spain
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 45 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
6
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
7
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
End: Barcelona, Spain

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 19th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then walk around Parc Guell, and then don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas.

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona online journey maker .

If you are flying in from Spain, the closest major airports are Barcelona International Airport, Girona Airport and Reus Air Base. In June in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Florence.

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

2
nights
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 21st (Fri): snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, then admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo. On the 22nd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

For ratings, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Florence sightseeing planning website .

You can fly from Barcelona to Florence in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In June in Florence, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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.
On the 23rd (Sun), steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Trevi Fountain, then make a trip to Pantheon, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica. On the 24th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, and then explore the ancient world of Colosseum.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip app .

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in June, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to travel to Budapest.

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
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Halaszbastya, take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then pause for some photo ops at Hősök tere, and finally admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building. On the next day, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, then explore the world behind art at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria), then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Chain Bridge.

To see reviews and more tourist information, refer to the Budapest road trip planner .

You can fly from Rome to Budapest in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In June, Budapest is a bit cooler than Rome - with highs of 30°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Wed) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Halaszbastya ©
Halaszbastya
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

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.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, then take a stroll through StaromEstske namEsti, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Fri): wander the streets of Lesser Town, take in the spiritual surroundings of Katedrala Svateho Vita, and then explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle.

To find photos, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Prague road trip website .

You can fly from Budapest to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Budapest in June: highs in Prague hover around 26°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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 29th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, then take an in-depth tour of Anne Frank House, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), then learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, and then stroll around Vondelpark.

For ratings, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, read Amsterdam trip itinerary planning app .

You can fly from Prague to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Sun) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, head off the coast to Île de la Cité, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

To find more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip builder site .

Take a train from Amsterdam to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Amsterdam in June, expect nights in Paris to be about the same, around 15°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 27°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa, then see the interesting displays at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, then steep yourself in history at Belém Tower, and finally observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Fri): take in nature's colorful creations at Quinta da Regaleira, then steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and then step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read Lisbon trip builder tool .

Getting from Paris to Lisbon by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Western European Time is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Paris in July, expect nights in Lisbon to be about the same, around 20°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Quinta da Regaleira
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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