9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Bengaluru, India
Fly:  13 h 30 min
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  3 h 15 min
2
Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
Bus + Fly:  5 h
3
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  14 h 30 min
End: Bengaluru, India

2
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Sat): take an in-depth tour of Topkapi Palace, then get engrossed in the history at Hagia Sophia Museum, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Chora Museum, then take in panoramic vistas at Galata Tower, then admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, and finally browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

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Bengaluru, India to Istanbul is an approximately 14.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and shuttle; or do a combination of train and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Bengaluru to Istanbul is minus 2.5 hours. Traveling from Bengaluru in November, you will find days in Istanbul are colder (17°C), and nights are a bit cooler (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

1
night
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then pause for some photo ops at Heroes' Square, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika).

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Getting from Istanbul to Budapest by combination of flight and bus takes about 4 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 2 hours traveling from Istanbul to Budapest. When traveling from Istanbul in November, plan for slightly colder days and colder nights in Budapest: temperatures range from 11°C by day to 2°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites
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Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building

1
night
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 19th (Tue), admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, read Rome online attractions planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Budapest to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, flight, and train; or drive. Traveling from Budapest in November, expect Rome to be somewhat warmer, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time 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

1
night
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 20th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally walk around Parc Guell.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Getting from Rome to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In November in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
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 21st (Thu), take a stroll through Île de la Cité, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the galleries of Louvre Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Luxembourg Gardens, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre.

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You can fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. In November, Paris is a bit cooler than Barcelona - with highs of 12°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

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

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