17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights

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Berlin, Germany

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Berlin is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, pause for some serene contemplation at Berliner Dom, don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

For more things to do, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Berlin online day trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Berlin is an approximately 14-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 4.5 hours. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Zurich.

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Walking tours
Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, then admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich), and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Zurich trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Berlin to Zurich takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January in Zurich, expect temperatures between 5°C during the day and -1°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Nature · Museums · Historic Sites
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich) ©
Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich)
Friedhof Fluntern ©
Friedhof Fluntern

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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, and pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip planner.

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Zurich to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 8°C in January, and nighttime lows around 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 14th (Thu), examine the collection at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, don't miss a visit to Puerta del Sol, then admire the landmark architecture of Estacion de Atocha, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

For more things to do and other tourist information, refer to the Madrid trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in January, expect nights in Madrid to be about the same, around 2°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 12°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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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 16th (Sat), pick up some local products at La Boqueria, make a trip to Casa Batllo, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, steep yourself in history at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, then pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, and finally wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic.

Start your trip to Barcelona by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Madrid in January, expect Barcelona to be somewhat warmer, temps between 17°C and 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Maria Novella, ponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then admire the striking features of Campanile di Giotto, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. On the 19th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, then see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace, then don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For ratings, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, read Florence itinerary builder site.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Florence takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Barcelona in January, with highs in Florence at 13°C and lows at 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

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Campanile di Giotto ©
Campanile di Giotto
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then delve into the distant past at Colosseum, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cupola di San Pietro, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome online travel route builder.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. January in Rome sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Side Trip

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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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