17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly to Paris CDG, Train to Amboise
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Amboise, France
— 2 nights
Drive to Nantes, Fly to Granada
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Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
Bus to Malaga, Fly to Malta
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Valletta, Malta
— 2 nights
Fly
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Rhodes Town, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly
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York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly

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Amboise, France

Amboise is a commune in the Indre-et-Loire department in central France. Visit Chateau Royal d'Amboise and Le Chateau du Clos Luce - Parc Leonardo da Vinci for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Eglise Saint-Florentin and Chateau de Chenonceau. Go for a jaunt from Amboise to Chambord to see Chateau de Chambord about 52 minutes away. The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Denis.

For traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Amboise trip planner.

Seattle, USA to Amboise is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Seattle to Amboise. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in May, and nighttime lows around 48°F. On the 28th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Granada.

Things to do in Amboise

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

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Granada, Spain

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Mirador de San Nicolas, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Generalife. On your second day here, appreciate the extensive heritage of Albayzin.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Granada trip planner.

Traveling by combination of car and flight from Amboise to Granada takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Amboise in May, plan for somewhat warmer days in Granada, with highs around 77°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 53°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

2
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Valletta, Malta

Most Proud

Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
On the 31st (Tue), witness the site of a historic battle at Saluting Battery, steep yourself in history at St. John's Co-Cathedral, then witness the site of a historic battle at Lascaris War Rooms, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Mdina Old City.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Valletta trip app.

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Granada to Valletta takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, taxi, and ferry. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Granada in May since evenings lows in Valletta dip to 60°F. On the 1st (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Rhodes Town.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trip

2
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Rhodes Town, Greece

A conglomeration of many distinct architectural styles, Rhodes Town is the biggest urban center of the eponymous Greek island known for its golden beaches and relaxed way of life.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Our Lady of the Castle, then don't miss a visit to Palace of the Grand Master of the Knights of Rhodes, and then get to know the fascinating history of Medieval City. On the 3rd (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Campochiaro, then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Lindos, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Pavlos Beach.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rhodes Town trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Valletta to Rhodes Town in 10 hours. Other options are to do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Valletta to Rhodes Town is 1 hour. In June in Rhodes Town, expect temperatures between 82°F during the day and 71°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Rhodes Town

Historic Sites · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

3
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Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

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 Duomo di Pisa and Le mura di Lucca. Explore hidden gems such as Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Museo Nazionale del Bargello. Explore Florence's surroundings by going to Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Siena (Piazza del Campo, Duomo di Siena, &more). There's much more to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale, don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Campanile di Giotto.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Florence online trip planner.

You can fly from Rhodes Town to Florence in 7 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry, bus, and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rhodes Town to Florence due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Rhodes Town in June, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Mon) to allow time to travel to York.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

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York, United Kingdom

City of Festivals

Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
On the 7th (Tue), examine the collection at York's Chocolate Story, then make a trip to York Shambles, then admire the landmark architecture of York Minster, and finally delve into the distant past at York City Walls. On your second day here, see the interesting displays at York Castle Museum and then get engrossed in the history at National Railway Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, go to the York journey maker site.

You can fly from Florence to York in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In June, York is slightly colder than Florence - with highs of 66°F and lows of 50°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping

2
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Thu): explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, then browse the exhibits of Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and finally contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close. Here are some ideas for day two: visit Edinburgh Old Town and then learn more about the world around you at National Museum of Scotland.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Edinburgh driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from York to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 63°F during the day and 48°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Neighborhoods