8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 1 night
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night

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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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Paris is an approximately 4.5-hour train ride. You can also fly; or drive. In October in Paris, expect temperatures between 19°C during the day and 10°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

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

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell.

For maps, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona vacation planner.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in October, with highs in Barcelona at 26°C and lows at 18°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 8th (Thu) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks
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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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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 9th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, then explore the ancient world of Pantheon, and finally make a trip to Trevi Fountain.

To see other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary builder website.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier evenings in Rome when traveling from Barcelona in October, with lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
On the 10th (Sat), take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. On the 11th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the landmark architecture of Ca' Zenobio degli Armeni, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, refer to the Venice trip planner.

Fly from Rome to Venice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Rome in October, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Venice: temperatures range from 22°C by day to 12°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Mon): make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, admire the striking features of Matthias Church, take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), and finally admire the landmark architecture of Hungarian Parliament Building.

For ratings, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Budapest trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Budapest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in October, things will get a bit cooler in Budapest: highs are around 19°C and lows about 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): pause for some serene contemplation at Kostel sv. Mikuláše, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, then get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, then take in the views from Charles Bridge, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, use the Prague trip itinerary maker tool.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. Traveling from Budapest in October, you will find days in Prague are little chillier (15°C), and nights are about the same (7°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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