17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
4
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
6
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
8
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights

1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, thenmake a trip to Belém Tower, and then don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some photo ops at Padrao dos Descobrimentos, observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, and then explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

To see where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Lisbon trip itinerary maker website.

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil to Lisbon is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Rio de Janeiro to Lisbon is 3 hours. While traveling from Rio de Janeiro, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Mon) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Parks
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

2
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.
On the 4th (Tue), admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, thentake a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral. Here are some ideas for day two: find your balance on the water with some of the best stand-up paddleboarding in the area, thenwalk around Parc Guell, and then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For other places to visit, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona vacation site.

You can fly from Lisbon to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Lisbon in August, with lows around °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Tours Outdoors
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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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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.
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and then contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and then explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Paris online travel route planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Barcelona in August: high temperatures in Paris hover around °C and lows are around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): contemplate the long history of Westminster Abbey, race across the water with a speed boat tour, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Clarence House, and finally don't miss a visit to Buckingham Palace. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Sun): enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, thenget a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery.

To see more things to do, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our London trip planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. While traveling from Paris, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Tours
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Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
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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.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, stroll around Vondelpark, and then explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum. On the 11th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: make a trip to Royal Palace Amsterdam, thenbrowse the exhibits of Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), thendon't miss a visit to Anne Frank House, and finally sample the tasty concoctions at Heineken Experience.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from London to Amsterdam takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in August, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Wed): steep yourself in history at East Side Gallery, thentake in the local highlights with Walking tours, and then admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Zoo Berlin, ponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, and then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, maps, and other tourist information, use the Berlin sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Amsterdam to Berlin in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Berlin

Zoos & Aquariums Parks Tours
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Walking tours
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 14th (Fri), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Vitus Cathedral, get great views at Prague Astronomical Clock, thensnap pictures at Charles Bridge, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti.

To find ratings, traveler tips, photos, and more tourist information, use the Prague trip planner.

Traveling by car from Berlin to Prague takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or take a bus. In August, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
St. Vitus Cathedral ©
St. Vitus Cathedral

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 15th (Sat): make a trip to Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill. Keep things going the next day: browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, thentake an unorthodox tour of Catacombs of Saint Callixtus, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip maker.

Fly from Prague to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Prague in August, expect Rome to be a bit warmer, temps between °C and °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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