17 days in Italy, Spain & Paris Itinerary

17 days in Italy, Spain & Paris Itinerary

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Granada, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly
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Naples, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
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Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly
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Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
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Granada, Spain

— 3 nights

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Jardines De Zoraya. Popular historic sites such as Alhambra and Mirador de San Nicolas are in your itinerary. Do some cultural sightseeing at Albayzin and Reez. It doesn't end there: take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife and hunt for treasures at Alcaiceria.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Granada driving holiday planner.

If you are flying in from United States, the closest major aiports are Málaga Airport, Almería International Airport and Sevilla Airport. In July, plan for daily highs up to 94°F, and evening lows to 67°F. You will leave for Naples on the 4th (Thu).

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Shopping · Neighborhoods · Nightlife
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Naples, Italy

— 2 nights
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Your day by day itinerary now includes Loretta's Pompeii and Amalfi Coast Tours. Kick off your visit on the 5th (Fri): see the top attractions with Loretta's Pompeii and Amalfi Coast Tours and then see the interesting displays at Museo Archeologico Nazionale di Napoli. On the 6th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about all things military at Galleria Borbonica and then don't miss a visit to Spaccanapoli.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Naples vacation maker.

Fly from Granada to Naples in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Granada in July: highs in Naples hover around 87°F, while lows dip to 70°F. On the 6th (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Naples

Museums · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trip

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Rome, Italy

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Eyes of Rome has been added to your itinerary. Start off your visit on the 7th (Sun): delve into the distant past with Eyes of Rome, steep yourself in history at Colosseum, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For ratings, maps, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Naples to Rome in 2 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. July in Rome sees daily highs of 89°F and lows of 70°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 8th (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Tours · Historic Sites
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Florence, Italy

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 9th (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts.

For reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Wed) to allow time for the car ride to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums
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Venice, Italy

— 2 nights

City of Romance

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.
Venice Events has been added to your itinerary. On the 11th (Thu), indulge your senses at Venice Events.

For other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Venice route planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Venice, expect temperatures between 87°F during the day and 67°F at night. On the 12th (Fri), you'll travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Tours · Outdoors · Wineries
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Paris, France

— 4 nights

City of Light

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 City Vision has been added to your itinerary. Visit Champs-Elysees and Arc de Triomphe for their historical value. The adventure continues: wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Paris tour planner.

Getting from Venice to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Venice in July, things will get a bit cooler in Paris: highs are around 79°F and lows about 60°F. You will leave for Madrid on the 16th (Tue).

Things to do in Paris

Nightlife · Tours · Historic Sites · Shopping
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Madrid, Spain

— 1 night

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
To find reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Madrid travel route planner.

You can fly from Paris to Madrid in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train; or drive. In July, Madrid is somewhat warmer than Paris - with highs of 94°F and lows of 68°F. On the 17th (Wed), you'll travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Nightlife · Tours · Historic Sites · Outdoors
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Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Landmarks · Architectural Buildings
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.