19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
3
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
5
Nice, France
— 2 nights
6
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights

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.
On the 13th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at The British Museum, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Big Ben, and finally ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

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Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. Traveling from Sydney to London, you'll gain 10 hours due to the time zone difference. Plan for much colder temperatures traveling from Sydney in December, with highs in London at 11°C and lows at 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, don't miss a visit to Place de la Concorde, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle, and finally pause for some photo ops at Palais de Justice de Paris.

To find reviews, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Paris online trip maker.

Take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In December, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, make a trip to Puerta del Sol, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor, then don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente, and finally get your game on at EXIT Madrid.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Madrid holiday planner.

Getting from Paris to Madrid by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in December, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 14°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Keep things going the next day: stroll around Parc Guell, kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona vacation builder site.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Madrid in December, with lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice, steep yourself in history at Palais Lascaris, then get your game on at SENSAS Nice, and finally get great views at Mt Boron. Keep things going the next day: get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook, admire the striking features of Lycee Massena, then make a trip to Place Massena, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Nice trip itinerary planning site.

You can fly from Barcelona to Nice in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In December, daytime highs in Nice are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Nice

Museums · Historic Sites · Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©
Place Massena ©
Place Massena
SENSAS Nice ©
SENSAS Nice

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 23rd (Wed): see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, and finally appreciate the history behind Punta della Dogana. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, steep yourself in history at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, then enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Venice travel planner.

Getting from Nice to Venice by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Nice in December, with highs in Venice at 11°C and lows at 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Gallerie dell'Accademia ©
Gallerie dell'Accademia

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 25th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, see the interesting displays at Museo di San Marco, then take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. While traveling from Venice, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Florence, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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.
On the 27th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Welcome to Rome, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria della Vittoria.

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Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 16°C, while at night they dip to 4°C. On the 29th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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