17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Geneva, Switzerland
— 1 night
3
Nice, France
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights

3
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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Paris by Scooter as well as Seine River. Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's still lots to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, see the interesting displays at Musee Rodin, and walk around Luxembourg Gardens.

To find where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, use the Paris day trip planner.

If you are flying in from Canada, the closest major aiports are Paris-Orly Airport, Charles de Gaulle International Airport and Paris Beauvais Tillé Airport. In August in Paris, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) so you can catch the train to Geneva.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Parks Tours

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Champs-Elysees ©
Champs-Elysees

1
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Geneva, Switzerland

Geneva ©
Geneva brings the world to one small city with a huge expat population and the highest number of international organizations in any one city.
Parc Des Bastions has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 5th (Sat): don't miss a visit to The Flower Clock, ponder the design of The Geneva Water Fountain, thenadmire the striking features of Cathedrale de St-Pierre, and finally pause for some photo ops at Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation). Keep things going the next day: stroll around Parc Des Bastions, thencontemplate the waterfront views at Lake Geneva, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Russe.

Quickly create a custom-made itinerary for Geneva using our trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Geneva takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In August, daily temperatures in Geneva can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sun) early enough to travel to Nice.

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Parks Nature Historic Sites
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Lake Geneva ©
Lake Geneva
Cathedrale de St-Pierre ©
Cathedrale de St-Pierre
Reformation Wall (Mur de la Reformation) ©

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Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
You've added Musee Matisse, Castel Plage, Promenade des Anglais, and other attractions to your itinerary. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): kick back and relax at Castel Plage, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, and then examine the collection at Musee Matisse. Keep things going the next day: take in nature's colorful creations at Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze, thentake some stellar pictures from Colline du Chateau overlook, thentake a stroll through Vieille Ville, and finally make a trip to Promenade des Anglais.

For where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Nice online trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Geneva to Nice in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Geneva in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Nice, with lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Outdoors Museums

Side Trip

Le Jardin Exotique d'Eze
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Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

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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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Venice: Padua (Scrovegni Chapel & Basilica of St. Anthony). The adventure continues: explore the activities along Canal Grande, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute.

To find traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice holiday maker tool.

You can fly from Nice to Venice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder evenings in Venice when traveling from Nice in August, with lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Padua
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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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 12th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Colosseum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, thenadmire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and finally make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese, thenmake a trip to Piazza Navona, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip builder site.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Rome takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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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.
On the 14th (Mon), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll around Parc Guell, see where the action happens at Camp Nou, and then stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Barcelona trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Rome in August: highs in Barcelona hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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Paris, France

Paris ©
Start off your visit on the 16th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay. Keep things going the next day: admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

For reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in August, things will get slightly colder in Paris: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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