17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
4
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
5
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
6
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
7
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights

1
night
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, thensteep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Kochi (Cochin), India to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Kochi (Cochin) to Rome. Traveling from Kochi (Cochin) in April, things will get colder in Rome: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

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

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 17th (Fri), stroll around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenmake a trip to Casa Batllo, and finally pick up some local products at La Boqueria. On the next day, stop by Las Ramblas, stop by El Barri Gòtic, and then admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona tour itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. April in Barcelona sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the striking features of Louvre Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, thencontemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sainte-Chapelle.

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You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in April; daily highs in Paris reach °C and lows reach °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum. On the 22nd (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at ARTIS, don't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, and then browse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House).

For more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Amsterdam trip builder.

You can take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Parks Zoos & Aquariums
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

2
nights
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.
Prague is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in the views from Charles Bridge, look for gifts at Moser Sales Gallery, don't miss a visit to Staromestske namesti, and get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

To find reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Prague planner.

Getting from Amsterdam to Prague by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Fun & Games
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti

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nights
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.
On the 26th (Sun), steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), thenadmire the striking features of Matthias Church, and finally contemplate the long history of Heroes' Square. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, boost your wellbeing at a local thermal spa, thenexplore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), and finally take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid.

To see traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Budapest journey builder app.

Traveling by car from Prague to Budapest takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. April in Budapest sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Budapest

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

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nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Hagia Sophia Museum, get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, explore the world behind art at Chora Museum, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Suleymaniye Cami .

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Istanbul road trip site.

Fly from Budapest to Istanbul in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 2 hours traveling from Budapest to Istanbul. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Budapest in April since evenings lows in Istanbul dip to °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Chora Museum ©
Chora Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

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