8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

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

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, explore the ancient world of Colosseum, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To see traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome travel planner.

Houston, USA to Rome is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Houston to Rome. Traveling from Houston in March, things will get little chillier in Rome: highs are around 61°F and lows about 45°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Thu) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Gallerie dell'Accademia, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, and finally examine the collection at Doge's Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, don't miss a visit to Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see maps, where to stay, photos, and other tourist information, read Venice travel itinerary planner.

You can fly from Rome to Venice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In April in Venice, expect temperatures between 65°F during the day and 49°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
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Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace

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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 4th (Sun): wander the streets of Île de la Cité, then steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, and finally explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum.

To see where to stay, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read Paris sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Venice in April: high temperatures in Paris hover around 60°F and lows are around 42°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sun) so you can take a train to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
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Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Île de la Cité ©
Île de la Cité
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum

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Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Rijksmuseum, get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, and then wander the streets of The Jordaan. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Amsterdam road trip app.

Take a train from Paris to Amsterdam in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April in Amsterdam, expect temperatures between 56°F during the day and 40°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Neighborhoods · Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

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