19 days in Western Europe Itinerary

19 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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19 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Fly:  18​h 45​min
1
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 15​min
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
6
Lucerne, Switzerland
— 1 night
+2
train + bus + Fly:  4​h 30​min
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
8
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  15​h 45​min
End: Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral, admire the striking features of Belvedere Palace, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien. On the next day, meet the residents at Schönbrunn Zoo, see the interesting displays at Imperial Palace (Hofburg), then admire the landmark architecture of Haus der Musik Wien, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Karlskirche, and finally browse the exhibits of Central Cemetery (Zentralfriedhof).

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip maker site .

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia to Vienna is an approximately 19-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of flight and train. The time zone difference moving from Malaysia Time to Central European Time is minus 7 hours. Prepare for colder weather when traveling from Kuala Lumpur in March: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 12°C and lows are around 1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

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 13th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica dei Santi Giovanni e Paolo (San Zanipolo), pause for some serene contemplation at San Giorgio Maggiore, then explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia, then take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel.

To find more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Venice driving holiday planner.

Fly from Vienna to Venice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In March, Venice is a bit warmer than Vienna - with highs of 17°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, steep yourself in history at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, and finally examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio.

To see where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary site .

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In March in Florence, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): make a trip to Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and finally explore the ancient world of Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Callisto.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Rome travel route planner .

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. March in Rome sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. Attractions like Casa Mila - La Pedrera and Museu Maritim de Barcelona make great kid-friendly stops. Next up on the itinerary: appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip planning tool .

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. March in Barcelona sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Wildlife
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

1
night
Lucerne, Switzerland

Lucerne ©
In north-central Switzerland, Lucerne represents a small city boasting a well-preserved old town.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sun): snap pictures at Chapel Bridge, contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Lucerne, then look and learn at Verkehrshaus der Schweiz, and finally take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Mt Pilatus. Keep things going the next day: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Zoo Zurich, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Grossmunster, and then take a stroll through Old Town.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Lucerne online journey planner .

Getting from Barcelona to Lucerne by combination of flight and train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in March, expect Lucerne to be slightly colder, temps between 13°C and 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Lucerne

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Nature

Side Trip

Zurich
Highlights from your plan
Mt Pilatus ©
Mt Pilatus
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster
Old Town ©
Old Town

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 24th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Jeanne-de-Chantal Church, wander the streets of Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, then stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs, and finally explore the activities along Seine River. On the 25th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and finally wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris online trip planner .

You can do a combination of train, bus, and flight from Lucerne to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In March, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
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.
On the 26th (Thu), pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, then step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, and finally get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Tower of London, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, then take a memorable tour with Tours, and finally admire the masterpieces at The British Museum.

To see maps, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our London itinerary tool .

Getting from Paris to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in March, and nighttime lows around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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