23 days in Spain, France & Germany Itinerary

23 days in Spain, France & Germany Itinerary

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Start: Edmonton, Canada
Fly:  16 h 15 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
3
Cannes, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4 h 45 min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 6 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Edmonton, Canada

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Prado National Museum and Museo de Santa Cruz. Shop till you drop at Mercado San Miguel and Rio Creative Art Center. Venture out of the city with trips to Toledo (El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum, Catedral Primada, &more). The adventure continues: steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor.

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Edmonton, Canada to Madrid is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. You'll lose 8 hours traveling from Edmonton to Madrid due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Edmonton in March, things will get much hotter in Madrid: highs are around 17°C and lows about 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Toledo
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Catedral Primada ©
Catedral Primada

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.
Museum-lovers will get to explore Museu Picasso and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. Get some cultural insight at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and Parc Guell. And it doesn't end there: take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, pick up some local products at La Boqueria, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

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You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Madrid in March since evenings lows in Barcelona dip to 9°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

4
nights
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at La Croisette and Chateau-Musee Grimaldi. Get some historical perspective at Eglise St Pierre & Paul and Le Suquet. There's still lots to do: shop like a local with Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI, look for gifts at Lavallie Bijoux et Joaillerie, view the masterpieces at Galerie de Cannes, and pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Notre-Dame de Bon Voyage.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Cannes sightseeing planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Cannes by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In March, daytime highs in Cannes are 18°C, while nighttime lows are 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Antibes, Cagnes-sur-Mer, Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Chateau-Musee Grimaldi ©
Chateau-Musee Grimaldi
Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI ©
Centre d'Art du Verre PIERINI

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.
Popular historic sites such as Eiffel Tower and Arc de Triomphe are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. There's much more to do: take a stroll through Le Marais, get to know the fascinating history of Île de la Cité, don't miss a visit to Champs-Elysees, and stop by Montmartre.

To see reviews, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, read our Paris road trip planning tool.

Getting from Cannes to Paris by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Cannes in March: high temperatures in Paris hover around 13°C and lows are around 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower

6
nights
Berlin, Germany

Berlin ©
The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Get a sense of the local culture at Pergamonmuseum and East Side Gallery. Museum-lovers will appreciate Topography of Terror and Klassenfeind Gallery. And it doesn't end there: explore the historical opulence of Charlottenburg Palace, shop like a local with Haus Schwarzenberg, wander the streets of Potsdamer Platz, and take in the exciting artwork at Anomalie Art club.

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Getting from Paris to Berlin by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum
Topography of Terror ©
Topography of Terror
Charlottenburg Palace ©
Charlottenburg Palace

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