8 days in Western Europe Itinerary

8 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Europe itinerary planner

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London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights


London, United Kingdom

— 2 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Sun): learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, make a trip to Tower Bridge, and then contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at National Gallery, then make a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

To find traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the London journey planner.

Madurai, India to London is an approximately 18-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 5.5 hours traveling from Madurai to London. Plan for colder temperatures traveling from Madurai in June, with highs in London at 23°C and lows at 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
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Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, then wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and then admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona travel route builder app.

You can fly from London to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from London in June; daily highs in Barcelona reach 30°C and lows reach 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
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Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 18th (Thu), make a trip to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then explore the ancient world of Colosseum, and finally contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill. On your second day here, explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read our Rome driving holiday website.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

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