5 days in Western Europe Itinerary

5 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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5 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Newark, United States
Fly:  11​h
1
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  10​h 15​min
End: Newark, United States

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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre and then admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On your second day here, explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To see maps, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip planner .

Newark, USA to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Newark to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Newark in November, you will find days in Paris are a bit cooler (51°F), and nights are about the same (42°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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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.
On the 8th (Fri), delve into the distant past at Colosseum, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

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Fly from Paris to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in November, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Rome: temperatures range from 63°F by day to 47°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) 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

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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 9th (Sat): pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then walk around Parc Guell, and finally browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To find more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona day trip planner .

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. In November, daytime highs in Barcelona are 65°F, while nighttime lows are 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
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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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