17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Fly:  11 h 15 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
3
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
4
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h
5
Lisbon, Portugal
— 3 nights
Fly:  10 h 30 min
End: Punta Cana, Dominican Republic

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Santa Barbara (Salesas Reales), see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and admire the landmark architecture of Real Casa de Correos.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Madrid road trip website.

Punta Cana, Dominican Republic to Madrid is an approximately 11.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Punta Cana to Madrid is 5 hours. In December, Madrid is cooler than Punta Cana - with highs of 14°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 19 — 22:
Highlights from your plan
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Paris online journey planner.

Getting from Madrid to Paris by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. When traveling from Madrid in December, plan for little chillier days in Paris, with highs around 9°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and stroll around Hyde Park.

To see more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the London itinerary planner.

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 moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

3
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, stroll the grounds of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums.

To see where to stay, ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Rome trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from London to Rome in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from London in December, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 16°C by day to 4°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Fri) early enough to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Dec 28 — Jan 1:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

3
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Lisbon is known for historic sites, zoos & aquariums, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Belém Tower, take in the local highlights with Walking tours, pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, and steep yourself in history at Mosteiro dos Jeronimos.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Lisbon online road trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Lisbon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Rome in January, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in Lisbon, with lows of 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lisbon

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Pavilhao do Conhecimento
Pavilhao do Conhecimento
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

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