18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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18 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Bridgetown, Barbados
Fly:  18​h
1
London, United Kingdom
— Few hours
train:  2​h 15​min
2
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 7 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  18​h
End: Bridgetown, Barbados

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hours
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Tower Bridge.

For more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, go to the London vacation planner.

Bridgetown, Barbados to London is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bridgetown to London is 4 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Bridgetown in September; daily highs in London reach 22°C and lows reach 12°C. On the 10th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can take a train to Brussels.
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Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Your list of things to see and do now includes Monument to King Leopold II, Mary Chocolatier, St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), and other attractions. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sun): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon and then appreciate the history behind Monument to King Leopold II. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 11th (Mon): browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center, then admire the striking features of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), then contemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally stop by Mary Chocolatier.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels travel planner.

Take a train from London to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Brussels due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 21°C in September, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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3
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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Louvre Museum, Palace of Versailles and Eiffel Tower. On the 13th (Wed), take in panoramic vistas at Eiffel Tower, make a trip to Pont Alexandre III, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. On the next day, admire the landmark architecture of Palace of Versailles.

To see where to stay, maps, and tourist information, read our Paris custom trip planner.

Traveling by train from Brussels to Paris takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Brussels in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Paris: temperatures range from 25°C by day to 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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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.
Your day-by-day itinerary now includes Camp Nou. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional and Passeig del Born. Museum-lovers will get to explore Fundació Antoni Tàpies and Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA. There's still lots to do: indulge in some culinary diversions at a local gastronomic tour, contemplate the long history of MUHBA Turo de la Rovira, do a tasting at Nadal, and examine the collection at Museu del Futbol Club Barcelona.

To find ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Barcelona tour planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Paris to Barcelona in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Paris in September: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 30°C and lows are around 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Shopping Museums
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Carrer Montcada ©
Carrer Montcada
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri ©
Plaça de Sant Felip Neri
Espais Volart ©
Espais Volart

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nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Your list of things to see and do now includes Big Ben, Westfield London, Madame Tussauds London, and other attractions. Get a sense of the local culture at British Museum and Tower of London.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read London trip planner.

Do a combination of train and flight from Barcelona to London in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Barcelona to London, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Barcelona in September, with highs in London at 22°C and lows at 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Mon) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
The British Museum ©
The British Museum
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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