16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: San Francisco, United States
Fly:  14 h 30 min
1
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 45 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 45 min
6
Seville, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  17 h 15 min
End: San Francisco, United States


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2
nights
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Buckingham Palace, admire the landmark architecture of Clarence House, enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, and take in the views from Tower Bridge.

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San Francisco, USA to London is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to London, you'll lose 8 hours due to the time zone difference. In August, daytime highs in London are 72°F, while nighttime lows are 56°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

2
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 30th (Fri), take a stroll through Île de la Cité, thenmake a trip to Eiffel Tower, thencontemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the next day, stroll around Luxembourg Gardens, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

To see reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, read Paris trip planner.

You can take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris. August in Paris sees daily highs of 77°F and lows of 57°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Sat) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
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.
On the 1st (Sun), enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, thentake in the views from Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Scrovegni Chapel, thencontemplate the long history of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, and then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

For traveler tips, reviews, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip maker site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Venice takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August, Venice is somewhat warmer than Paris - with highs of 85°F and lows of 66°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature

Side Trip

Scrovegni Chapel
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 3rd (Tue), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake in the views from Ponte Vecchio, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Florence vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Venice to Florence by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. In September in Florence, expect temperatures between 78°F during the day and 59°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (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
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): explore the ancient world of Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, thenmake a trip to Trevi Fountain, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Pantheon, and finally make a trip to Piazza Navona. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and then admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find photos, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Rome travel route builder.

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Expect a daytime high around 81°F in September, and nighttime lows around 60°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Seville.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Seville: Ronda (Bodega Garcia Hidalgo, Reservatauro Ronda, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Plaza de España, pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Sevilla, admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), and visit Barrio Santa Cruz.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Seville attractions planner.

You can fly from Rome to Seville in 6 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 83°F, and evening lows to 63°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Ronda
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Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Dona Felisa Winery ©
Dona Felisa Winery
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España

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