8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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8 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Fly:  8​h 45​min
1
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h
2
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  4​h 45​min
4
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  8​h 45​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

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.
On the 10th (Sat), explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then admire the striking features of Katedrala Svateho Vita, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Here are some ideas for day two: learn the secrets of beer at a beer tour and tasting, then wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, and then test your problem-solving skills at popular escape rooms.

For traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Prague trip planning website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Prague is an approximately 9-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of shuttle and flight. The time zone difference moving from Gulf Standard Time (GST) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 3 hours. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from Dubai in August; daily highs in Prague reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Tours Neighborhoods
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Beer Tastings & Tours
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

1
night
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 12th (Mon): head off the coast to Île de la Cité, then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Paris trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

You can fly from Prague to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and shuttle; or drive. August in Paris sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 16°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, walk around Parc Guell, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo.

For traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, read Barcelona online route planner .

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in August, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 33°C and lows about 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 14th (Wed), examine the collection at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, then explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find reviews, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Florence online day trip planner .

Getting from Barcelona to Florence by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Florence, with lows of 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazza del Duomo ©
Piazza del Duomo
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
nights
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 15th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, admire the striking features of Pantheon, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

To see reviews, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Rome itinerary maker .

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 16th (Fri) to allow time for travel back home.

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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