15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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15 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Amritsar, India
Fly:  12 h 30 min
1
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  3 h 30 min
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h
6
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Fly:  3 h 30 min
7
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h
End: Amritsar, India

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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Thu): contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally explore the world behind art at Musei Capitolini.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planning tool.

Amritsar, India to Rome is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4 hours traveling from Amritsar to Rome. Expect much colder weather when traveling from Amritsar in May: highs in Rome hover around 28°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Thu) so you can 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

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 15th (Fri): admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria.

To find photos, reviews, and tourist information, use the Barcelona vacation maker site.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daytime highs in Barcelona are 25°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): stroll through Île de la Cité, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the striking features of Louvre Museum. On your second day here, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find more things to do, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary maker tool.

Getting from Barcelona to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in May: high temperatures in Paris hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 19th (Tue): make a trip to Royal Palace Amsterdam, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience, and finally walk around Vondelpark.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In May in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Stary zidovsky Hrbitov, make a trip to Staromestske namesti, make a trip to Prague Astronomical Clock, take in the views from Charles Bridge, then let the kids burn off some steam at Kampa Park, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Dancing House. On your second day here, take a stroll through Lesser Town, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

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

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, plan for daily highs up to 20°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Thu) to allow enough time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 22nd (Fri), browse the exhibits of Belvedere Palace, then examine the collection at The Hofburg, then examine the collection at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Cathedral. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo, then explore the historical opulence of Schonbrunn Palace, and then see the interesting displays at The Third Man Museum.

To find other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Vienna day trip app.

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Vienna are 22°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums
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Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

3
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.
On the 24th (Sun), admire the striking features of Dolmabahce Palace, then take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), and then get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 25th (Mon): explore the world behind art at Kariye Museum (The Chora Church), enjoy breathtaking views from Galata Tower, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica Cistern, and finally hunt for treasures at Kapali Carsi.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Istanbul sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Vienna to Istanbul in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. Traveling from Vienna to Istanbul, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In May in Istanbul, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 15°C at night. You will leave for home on the 26th (Tue).

Things to do in Istanbul

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

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