15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
2
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
8
Paris, France
— 2 nights

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.
On the 15th (Tue), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then make a trip to Casa Batllo. On the 16th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read Barcelona online holiday planner.

Toronto, Canada to Barcelona is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Toronto to Barcelona. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Toronto in September, with highs in Barcelona at °C and lows at °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, make a trip to Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome visit planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Rome when traveling from Barcelona in September, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 18th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at The Boboli Gardens, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see reviews, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Florence visit planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. September in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

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nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
On the 20th (Sun), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, thenmake a trip to Piazza San Marco, and finally see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thensnap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Venice online trip builder.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Tue): admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, thentake in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Suleymaniye Cami , and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern.

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Fly from Venice to Istanbul in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Venice to Istanbul due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Venice in September: highs in Istanbul hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
On the 24th (Thu), browse the fresh offerings at Central Market Hall, thenexamine the collection at House of Terror Museum, thenappreciate the history behind Shoes on the Danube Bank, and finally admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building. Here are some ideas for day two: steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square.

To see photos, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Budapest online visit planner.

Fly from Istanbul to Budapest in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Istanbul in September, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be much colder in Budapest, with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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night
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 26th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at Petrin Tower, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thensnap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti.

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You can drive from Budapest to Prague in 5 hours. Other options are to take a shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Budapest in September, expect nights in Prague to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower. On the 28th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

For more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Paris journey planner.

Getting from Prague to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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