21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Seville, Spain
— 1 night
2
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Paris, France
— 2 nights
5
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
6
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
7
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 night
8
Dublin, Ireland
— 4 nights

1
night
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, then contemplate the long history of Museo Palacio de la Condesa de Lebrija, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia Colegial del Salvador, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla. On the next day, take a stroll through Triana, admire the masterpieces at Museo De Bellas Artes De Sevilla, admire the striking features of Torre del Oro, then see where the action happens at Real Maestranza de Caballeria de Sevilla, and finally wander the streets of Barrio Santa Cruz.

For maps, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Seville is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Argentina Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 4 hours. While traveling from Buenos Aires, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 30°C to lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Tue) early enough to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 9th (Wed), catch a live event at Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, and finally stroll around Parque del Retiro. Here are some ideas for day two: make a trip to Plaza Mayor, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, then explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, and finally examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see more things to do, maps, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Seville to Madrid takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Seville in October, things will get a bit cooler in Madrid: highs are around 26°C and lows about 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

2
nights
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 11th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, walk around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, and finally examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sat): test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms, browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, then ponder the design of The Magic Fountain, then stop by Las Ramblas, and finally visit El Barri Gòtic.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona travel planning website.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in October since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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 13th (Sun): explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, and finally steep yourself in history at The Paris Catacombs. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Mon): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbaye de Saint-Germain-des-Pres, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, wander the streets of Montmartre, then explore the galleries of Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, and finally ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville.

For ratings, photos, maps, and tourist information, read Paris trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in October; daily highs in Paris reach 19°C and lows reach 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Oct 12 — 14:
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Get a sense of the local culture at National Gallery and The British Museum. Let the collections at Natural History Museum and Saatchi Gallery capture your imagination. The adventure continues: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, explore the activities along Thames River, take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, and get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

To see maps, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read London road trip tool.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to London is minus 1 hour. In October, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 14 — 17:
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

2
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
On the 18th (Fri), explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Giles' Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close, then explore the world behind art at Scottish National Gallery, and finally step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle. On the 19th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: get great views at Calton Hill, examine the collection at National Museum of Scotland, then steep yourself in history at Georgian House, then examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and finally step into the grandiose world of Palace of Holyroodhouse.

To find other places to visit, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Edinburgh driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Edinburgh takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from London in October: high temperatures in Edinburgh hover around 15°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) so you can travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
Find places to stay Oct 17 — 19:
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
National Museum of Scotland ©
National Museum of Scotland
Royal Yacht Britannia ©
Royal Yacht Britannia

1
night
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 20th (Sun), surround yourself with nature on a nature and wildlife tour, then get engrossed in the history at National Museum of Iceland, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and finally appreciate the history behind Sun Voyager.

To see more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, use the Reykjavik online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Edinburgh to Reykjavik in 6 hours. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Edinburgh in October: high temperatures in Reykjavik hover around 9°C and lows are around 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors · Tours · Wildlife
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Nature & Wildlife Tours
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

4
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Let the collections at Guinness Storehouse and National Museum of Ireland - Archaeology capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kilmainham Gaol Museum and Temple Bar. When in Dublin, make a side trip to see Kilkenny Castle in Kilkenny, approximately Kilkenny away. Spend the 23rd (Wed) wandering through the wild on a nature and wildlife tour. There's still lots to do: step into the grandiose world of Dublin Castle, see the interesting displays at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland, and walk around St Stephens Green.

To find maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Dublin road trip planning website.

Getting from Reykjavik to Dublin by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Reykjavik in October; daily highs in Dublin reach 16°C and lows reach 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trip

Kilkenny Castle
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Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle

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