9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Fly:  11 h 45 min
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
+4
Fly + Foot + Bus + Train + Bus:  9 h
2
Saint-Tropez, France
— 1 night
Drive:  6 h
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
4
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  15 h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta), India

2
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Thu): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Hagia Sophia Museum, admire the masterpieces at Istanbul Modern, and then take a stroll through Ortakoy. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Fri): admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, then get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami .

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Istanbul is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Turkey Time (TRT) is minus 2.5 hours. When traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Istanbul: temperatures range from 28°C by day to 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) so you can travel to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
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Ortakoy ©
Ortakoy
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Dolmabahce Palace ©
Dolmabahce Palace

1
night
Saint-Tropez, France

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Sat): tour the pleasant surroundings at Grande Plage du Lavandou and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Cavaliere. On your second day here, enjoy the sand and surf at La Ponche Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage des Marines, then stroll through Plage de Sylvabelle, and finally stroll through Plage des Canebiers.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read Saint-Tropez trip builder website.

Traveling by combination of flight, train, and bus from Istanbul to Saint-Tropez takes 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. Traveling from Istanbul in October, Saint-Tropez is colder at night with lows of 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Le Lavandou, Plage de Sylvabelle, Plage des Marines
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Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Cavaliere ©
Plage de Cavaliere
Grande Plage du Lavandou ©
Grande Plage du Lavandou

1
night
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 22nd (Mon): visit El Barri Gòtic, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and then admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Parc Guell, and then stroll through Nova Mar Bella Beach.

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Traveling by car from Saint-Tropez to Barcelona takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Saint-Tropez in October, Barcelona is a bit warmer at night with lows of 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic

1
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.
On the 24th (Wed), admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in October, plan for slightly colder nights in Rome, with lows around 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

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