15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Europe travel route builder

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Fly
2
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive
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Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 1 night

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): take a stroll through The Jordaan, then get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then explore the world behind art at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). On the next day, explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum, then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Amsterdam journey tool.

London, UK to Amsterdam is an approximately 4.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in April, and nighttime lows around 5°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Amsterdam

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, and finally visit Cannaregio. On the 19th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, browse the exhibits of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace.

To find more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Venice trip builder app.

Getting from Amsterdam to Venice by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, Venice is a bit warmer than Amsterdam - with highs of 21°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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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 20th (Tue), explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto. Keep things going the next day: take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens, then examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

To find photos, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, read Florence tour planner.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · 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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Get some cultural insight at Pantheon and St. Peter's Basilica. The adventure continues: admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, and admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Rome trip itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April in Rome, expect temperatures between 24°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Sat) so you can go by car to Ravello.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Ravello, Italy

— 2 nights
Best known for its celebrated terraced gardens, Ravello is a hidden gem of Italy's Amalfi Coast.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, admire the striking features of Villa Rufolo, take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, then examine the collection at Museo della Carta, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cloister del Paradiso, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Sant'Andrea. On the 26th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: identify plant and animal life at Valle delle Ferriere and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Ravello online vacation planner.

Drive from Rome to Ravello in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and taxi; or take a bus. Traveling from Rome in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Ravello, with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ravello

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Wildlife

Side Trip

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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.
On the 27th (Tue), walk around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then take a stroll through Las Ramblas. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Palau Guell, then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

For more things to do and tourist information, read Barcelona trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Ravello to Barcelona in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and train. Expect little chillier evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Ravello in April, with lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Paris, France

— 2 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.
On the 29th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then wander the streets of Île de la Cité, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs. On your second day here, admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally wander the streets of Montmartre.

To see reviews, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, read our Paris online driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in April; daily highs in Paris reach 18°C and lows reach 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train back home.

Things to do in Paris

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