8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 1 night
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night

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London, United Kingdom

London ©

The Square Mile

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 3rd (Mon), take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace, and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum.

To find reviews, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the London road trip website.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to London is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Amsterdam to London. August in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in London

Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): stroll the grounds of Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, admire the landmark architecture of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, then get a sense of history and politics at Dublin Castle, and finally make a trip to Temple Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 6th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and then contemplate the long history of Guinness Storehouse.

To find maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Getting from London to Dublin by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In August, Dublin is little chillier than London - with highs of 22°C and lows of 12°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum ©
Glasnevin Cemetery Museum
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©

Home to Gran Canary's Most Beautiful Beach

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Fri): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Mogan, then discover the deep blue sea with Canary Diving Adventures, then stroll through Playa de Amadores, and finally kick back and relax at Playa de Maspalomas. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

To find traveler tips, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Maspalomas trip maker site.

You can fly from Dublin to Maspalomas in 7.5 hours. When traveling from Dublin in August, plan for somewhat warmer days and warmer nights in Maspalomas: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 26°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Rome.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Sun): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

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You can fly from Maspalomas to Rome in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Maspalomas to Rome, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Maspalomas in August, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 38°C by day to 24°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sun) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce.

To see other places to visit, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Florence tour planner.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in August, Florence is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo

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