8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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8 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Chennai, India
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  12​h 45​min
End: Chennai, India

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 2nd (Fri): walk around Parc Guell, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then appreciate the history behind Casa Batllo, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Amatller. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Las Ramblas, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and then see the interesting displays at Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, use the Barcelona online trip itinerary builder .

Chennai, India to Barcelona is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 4 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in August; daily highs in Barcelona reach 33°C and lows reach 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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.
On the 4th (Sun), take a stroll through Montmartre, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On your second day here, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and finally walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

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Getting from Barcelona to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Barcelona in August, with highs in Paris at 29°C and lows at 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

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

3
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 6th (Tue), steep yourself in history at Clarence House, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, then don't miss a visit to Big Ben, and finally get engrossed in the history at Westminster Abbey.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the London trip planner.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Paris in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in London: temperatures range from 26°C by day to 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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