5 days in Europe Itinerary

5 days in Europe Itinerary

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5 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: London, United Kingdom

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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 29th (Mon), take an in-depth tour of Westminster Abbey, then step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace, and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum. On your second day here, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, then take in the views from Tower Bridge, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

For more things to do, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, read London holiday planner.

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. July in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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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.
On the 31st (Wed), make a trip to Eiffel Tower, appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To see maps, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Paris online trip itinerary builder .

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from London in July: highs in Paris hover around 30°C, while lows dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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night
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 1st (Thu): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

For reviews, maps, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome online attractions planner .

You can fly from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in July; daily highs in Rome reach 37°C and lows reach 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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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 2nd (Fri): pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then stroll around Parc Guell.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Rome in August, plan for slightly colder days in Barcelona, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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