13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Denver, United States
Fly:  15 h 30 min
1
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Denver, United States

3
nights
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
Virtually unchanged for the last six centuries, Venice is actually a group of islands made famous by a series of canals, bridges, monuments, piazzas, and narrow pedestrian lanes.
Visit Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at Gallerie dell'Accademia and Museo Ebraico di Venezia. There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, and contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri.

To see more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Venice trip planner.

Denver, USA to Venice is an approximately 15.5-hour flight. Traveling from Denver to Venice, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Denver in May, expect Venice to be somewhat warmer, temps between 72°F and 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Popular historic sites such as The Baptistery of St. John and Palazzo Vecchio are in your itinerary. There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, and get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria.

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Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 83°F, while at night they dip to 65°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 4th (Mon): steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, thenexplore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, thenexplore the ancient world of Pantheon, thenadmire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 84°F during the day and 65°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

3
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.
Visit Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic for their historical value. Appreciate the collections at Museu Picasso and Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional. There's lots more to do: walk around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

To find other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Rome in June, you will find days in Barcelona are little chillier (79°F), and nights are about the same (66°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sat) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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