9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 1 night
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights

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night
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 4th (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Van Gogh Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 5th (Sun): contemplate the long history of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace Amsterdam, thenget engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam itinerary builder tool.

San Francisco, USA to Amsterdam is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from San Francisco to Amsterdam due to the time zone difference. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from San Francisco in April, with highs in Amsterdam at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House

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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.
On the 6th (Mon), wander the streets of Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: walk around Luxembourg Gardens, thenexplore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

For reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Paris online road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Amsterdam to Paris takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April in Paris, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): contemplate the long history of Colosseum, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French. On the 9th (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums, thendon't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and then explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome travel website.

You can fly from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in April, with highs in Rome at °F and lows at °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Fri): walk around Parc Guell, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, and finally browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria. Keep things going the next day: wander the streets of Las Ramblas, stop by El Barri Gòtic, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

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

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