15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Cannes, France
— 5 nights

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 15th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Istanbul Modern.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Istanbul trip site.

Mumbai, India to Istanbul is an approximately 10.5-hour flight. You can also drive. Traveling from Mumbai to Istanbul, you'll gain 2.5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Mumbai in June; daily highs in Istanbul reach °C and lows reach °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Istanbul

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

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Doge's Palace, thenmake a trip to Basilica di San Marco, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

Before you visit Venice, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can fly from Istanbul to Venice in 6 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. The time zone changes from Turkey Time (TRT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -2 hour difference. In June, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and then explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

To see reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Florence day trip planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daytime highs in Florence are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
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 21st (Thu): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On the next day, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenbrowse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read our Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. June in Rome sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

5
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Take a break from the city and head to Plage de Gigaro and Plage des Canebiers. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at La Croisette and Rue d'Antibes. Venture out of the city with trips to Plage de Passable (in St-Jean-Cap-Ferrat), Plage de Sylvabelle (in La Croix-Valmer) and Le Lavandou (Plage d'Aiguebelle & Plage de l'Anglade). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Palmes Beach.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Cannes travel planner.

Fly from Rome to Cannes in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Rome in June, plan for a bit cooler days in Cannes, with highs around °C, while nights are about the same with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Cannes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Le Lavandou, Plage des Canebiers, Plage de Passable, Palmes Beach
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Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro

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