8 days in London, Paris & Barcelona Itinerary

8 days in London, Paris & Barcelona Itinerary

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8 days in London, Paris & Barcelona Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
End: London, United Kingdom

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.
Get some historical perspective at St. Paul's Cathedral and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre. Natural History Museum and The British Museum are good opportunities to explore the local culture. And it doesn't end there: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, browse the exhibits of Graffik Gallery, contemplate the long history of Tower of London, and wander the streets of Greenwich.

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If you are flying in from United States, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In March, plan for daily highs up to 50°F, and evening lows to 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Paris.

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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To see photos, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Paris sightseeing planning site .

Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from London to Paris, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in March, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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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 15th (Thu): admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Here are some ideas for day two: pick up some local products at La Boqueria, then walk around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally take a stroll through Passeig de Gracia.

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You can fly from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in March, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 62°F and 47°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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