23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
2
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
5
Nice, France
— 7 nights


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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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stroll through Île de la Cité, thenbrowse the exhibits of Louvre Museum, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally make a trip to Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: discover the deep blue sea with a scuba or snorkeling tour, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then head off the coast to Ile Saint-Louis.

To find other places to visit and other tourist information, go to the Paris holiday planning website.

San Francisco, USA to Paris is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Pacific Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 9 hour difference. In August in Paris, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) early enough to take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre

3
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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Visiting Nature & Wildlife Tours and Emperor's Canal (Keizersgracht) will get you outdoors. There's lots more to do: get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, contemplate the waterfront views at The Amstel, and take a stroll through The Jordaan.

To see reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam journey website.

Traveling by train from Paris to Amsterdam takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, you will find days in Amsterdam are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Nature Parks
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Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan

5
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.
We've included these beaches for you: V Lounge Beach Club and Nuova Pineta Pinetina. Visiting Stabilimento Balneare le Palme and Mediterranea will get you outdoors. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Pantheon, see some colorful creatures with a scuba or snorkeling tour, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

To see ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Amsterdam in August, with highs in Rome at °F and lows at °F. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
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.
Get in touch with nature at Fishing Charters & Tours and Playa de La Barceloneta. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at CosmoCaixa Barcelona and El Born. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and walk around Parc Guell.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in August, you will find days in Barcelona are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Nice.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors Museums Historic Sites
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Born ©
El Born
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar ©
Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar

7
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
We've included these beaches for you: Castel Plage and Blue Beach. Get a sense of the local culture at Vieille Ville and Cathedrale Saint-Nicolas a Nice. And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, don't miss a visit to Place Massena, head outdoors with Sentier du Littoral, and enjoy the sand and surf at Coco Beach.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Nice route planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Nice in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. September in Nice sees daily highs of °F and lows of °F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Nice

Outdoors Museums Beaches
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Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville
Castel Plage ©
Castel Plage
Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain ©

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