12 days in Europe Itinerary

12 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Portimao, Portugal
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night

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Paris, France

Paris ©

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.
Get out of town with these interesting Paris side-trips: Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet, Palace of Versailles, &more). The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Paris online vacation planner.

El Paso, USA to Paris is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from El Paso to Paris. Traveling from El Paso in July, expect Paris to be little chillier, temps between 79°F and 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) early enough to travel to Milan.

Things to do in Paris

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Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
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Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
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World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

2
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Milan, Italy

Milan ©

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 8th (Thu), admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Milano, then don't miss a visit to Piazza del Duomo, and finally contemplate the long history of Castello Sforzesco.

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Fly from Paris to Milan in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, you will find days in Milan are somewhat warmer (85°F), and nights are about the same (65°F). Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow time for travel to Portimao.

Things to do in Milan

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Religious Site
Duomo di Milano
4.8
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Architectural Building
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
4.6

3
nights
Portimao, Portugal

Portimao ©
Originally a small fishing village, Portimão today serves as one of the most populated towns in the Algarve and also a favorite spot for sailing.
Change things up with these side-trips from Portimao: Lagos (Praia do Camilo, Ponta da Piedade, &more). There's still lots to do: add some adventure to your tour with a kayaking and canoeing tour, stroll through Praia Da Rocha, identify plant and animal life at Ria de Alvor Nature Reserve, and take the plunge with Skydive Seven.

For photos, maps, and other tourist information, read our Portimao attractions planner.

You can fly from Milan to Portimao in 9 hours. Other options are to drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Milan to Portimao is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in July, and nighttime lows around 68°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Portimao

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Tours

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Kayaking / Canoeing
Kayaking & Canoeing
4.4
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Geologic Formation
Ponta da Piedade
4.8

1
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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
On the 13th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To see traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip planner.

Fly from Portimao to Barcelona in 7.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Portimao to Barcelona is 1 hour. July in Barcelona sees daily highs of 84°F and lows of 71°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6
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Farmers Market
La Boqueria
4.4

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