17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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17 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Kuwait City, Kuwait
Fly:  6​h 30​min
1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
train + subway:  3​h
2
Ravello, Italy
— 3 nights
bus + train:  5​h
3
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
5
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h
6
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
End: Kuwait City, Kuwait

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 15th (Thu), admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

For photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome tour itinerary planner .

Kuwait City, Kuwait to Rome is an approximately 6.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Kuwait City to Rome, you'll gain 2 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Kuwait City in August: highs in Rome hover around 38°C, while lows dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Get some cultural insight at Duomo di Ravello and Villa Rufolo. You'll enjoy a bit of beach vacationing at Spiaggia di castiglione and Lido di Ravello. Explore Ravello's surroundings by going to Positano (Fornillo & Bagni d'Arienzo) and Le Vigne di Raito (in Vietri sul Mare).

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Ravello trip planner.

Do a combination of train and subway from Rome to Ravello in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for slightly colder days and a bit warmer nights in Ravello: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 28°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Ravello

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Positano, Lido Capo di Conca, Le Vigne di Raito
Highlights from your plan
Spiaggia di castiglione ©
Spiaggia di castiglione
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello
Lido di Ravello ©
Lido di Ravello

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and The Baptistery of St. John. Get a sense of the local culture at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery and Basilica di Santa Croce. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Siena Cathedral (in Siena) and Guardastelle Vineyard (in San Gimignano). There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo.

To see maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Florence itinerary planning app .

You can do a combination of bus and train from Ravello to Florence in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Florence when traveling from Ravello in August, with lows around 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Wineries

Side Trips

Duomo di Siena, Guardastelle Vineyard
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Musee d'Orsay and Louvre Museum. Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and Arc de Triomphe. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Le Marais, browse the exhibits of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité.

To find more things to do, photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary maker site .

Fly from Florence to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In August, Paris is little chillier than Florence - with highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Kilmainham Gaol, contemplate the long history of Guinness Storehouse, then ponder the world of politics at Dublin Castle, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michan's Church. On your second day here, take a stroll through Temple Bar, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and finally see where the action happens at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Dublin trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Dublin takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to Dublin. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paris in August: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 22°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol ©
Kilmainham Gaol
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Temple Bar ©
Temple Bar

2
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 Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Basilica Cistern. Museum-lovers will appreciate Topkapi Palace and Istanbul Modern. There's much more to do: browse the exhibits of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), get engrossed in the history at Rumeli Fortress, steep yourself in history at Galata Tower, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Mihrimah Sultan Camii.

For photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Istanbul trip builder app .

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Istanbul takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or take a bus. You'll lose 3 hours traveling from Dublin to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dublin in August, expect Istanbul to be somewhat warmer, temps between 34°C and 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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