15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
3
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
4
Salzburg, Austria
— 2 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
6
Berlin, Germany
— 1 night
7
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
8
Bruges, Belgium
— Few hours
9
Paris, France
— 2 nights

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night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 26th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, thendon't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, thensteep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Jardines de Sabatini.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Madrid trip itinerary planner.

Mexico City, Mexico to Madrid is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 7 hour difference. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Mexico City in March; daily highs in Madrid reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can 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

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 27th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenwalk around Parc Guell, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Barcelona attractions 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 March since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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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.
On the 28th (Sun), delve into the distant past at Colosseum, thendelve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and then contemplate the long history of Roman Forum. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To find out how to plan a trip to Rome, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In March, daily temperatures in Rome can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Salzburg.

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
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Tue): take in the spiritual surroundings of Nonnberg Convent, explore the galleries of Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Salzburg Cathedral, thenexplore the galleries of Mozarts Geburtshaus, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Salzburg sightseeing tool.

Getting from Rome to Salzburg by combination of flight and train takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In March, Salzburg is slightly colder than Rome - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 31st (Wed) so you can go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Salzburg Cathedral ©
Salzburg Cathedral

1
night
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Wed): get the lay of the land with Walking tours, thendon't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, and then get in on the family fun at Thrill Park - Prague's Horror Theme Park. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Charles Bridge, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thenlet the kids burn off some steam at Kampa Park, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally take some stellar pictures from Petřín.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Prague trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Salzburg to Prague in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of train and bus. In March in Prague, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can go by car to Berlin.

Things to do in Prague

Tours Historic Sites Fun & Games
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Walking tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

1
night
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 2nd (Fri), admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, thenget a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, thenappreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally don't miss a visit to Brandenburg Gate. Here are some ideas for day two: don't miss a visit to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie and then take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Prague to Berlin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Berlin

Tours Museums Historic Sites
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Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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.
On the 4th (Sun), explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, thenstroll around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), steep yourself in history at Anne Frank House, thensteep yourself in history at Begijnhof, and finally get engrossed in the history at Amsterdam Gallery.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Amsterdam online itinerary planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to drive to Bruges.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

few
hours
Bruges, Belgium

Bruges
The medieval town of Bruges centers around a canal, and the architecture of its historical district has made it a World Heritage Site.
For reviews, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, refer to the Bruges vacation planning tool.

Traveling by car from Amsterdam to Bruges takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. On the 5th (Mon), you're off to Paris.

Things to do in Bruges

Nightlife Historic Sites Museums
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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, thencontemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Paris vacation planner.

You can take a train from Bruges to Paris in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. April in Paris sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. On the 7th (Wed), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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