11 days in Italy, Spain & Tilbury Itinerary

11 days in Italy, Spain & Tilbury Itinerary

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Civitavecchia, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly
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Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly to London Stansted Airport, Drive to Tilbury
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Tilbury, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Civitavecchia, Italy

— 1 night
Civitavecchia is a town and comune of the Metropolitan City of Rome in the central Italian region of Lazio. Start off your visit on the 4th (Sat): delve into the distant past at Terme Taurine, contemplate the long history of Darsena Romana, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Santa Maria dell'Orazione e Morte, admire the local landmark of Fontana del Vanvitelli, then steep yourself in history at Passaggio dell’Archetto, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa della Stella.

To find maps and other tourist information, you can read our Civitavecchia attractions planner.

London, UK to Civitavecchia is an approximately 7.5-hour flight. You can also take a train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Civitavecchia is 1 hour. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from London in July, with highs in Civitavecchia at 36°C and lows at 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Civitavecchia

Historic Sites

Florence, Italy

— 3 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Florence is known for museums, historic sites, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, and examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Florence trip planner.

Getting from Civitavecchia to Florence by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or fly. July in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Shopping

Barcelona, Spain

— 3 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Amatller, and awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area.

For other places to visit, ratings, photos, and other tourist information, refer to the Barcelona route builder.

Fly from Florence to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Barcelona when traveling from Florence in July, with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to travel to Seville.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours · Wineries

Seville, Spain

— 2 nights

City of Towers

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.
On the 11th (Sat), admire the landmark architecture of Setas de Sevilla (Metropol Parasol), then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de San Pedro, then admire the natural beauty at Parque de Maria Luisa, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 12th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla, then admire the striking features of Plaza de Santa Marta, then admire the striking features of Torre del Oro, and finally contemplate the long history of Royal Alcázar of Seville.

Start your trip to Seville by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Seville takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. While traveling from Barcelona, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Seville, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sun) early enough to travel to Tilbury.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites · Parks

Tilbury, United Kingdom

— 1 night
On the 13th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Coalhouse Fort.

To see traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Tilbury trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Seville to Tilbury with the Route module. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Seville to Tilbury due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Seville in July; daily highs in Tilbury reach 27°C and lows reach 18°C. On the 13th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can drive back home.

Things to do in Tilbury

Historic Sites
Highlights from your trip

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Architectural Buildings · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.