18 days in Europe Itinerary

18 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Train
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Fly
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
Drive
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Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Fly
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Dublin, Ireland
— 3 nights
Fly
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly
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Ibiza Town, Spain
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 17th (Mon), explore the ancient world of Colosseum, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, then explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, then steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cupola di San Pietro. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, make a trip to Piazza Navona, admire the striking features of Pantheon, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally make a trip to Roman Forum.

To see more things to do, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Rome online tour planner.

Vijayawada, India to Rome is an approximately 18-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In May, Rome is cooler than Vijayawada - with highs of 28°C and lows of 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

1
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Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Wed): admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, take in the views from Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

For ratings, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, use the Florence travel route planning website.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Florence, with lows of 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums

1
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Venice, Italy

City of Romance

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 20th (Thu), contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, then admire the landmark architecture of St Mark's Campanile, and finally admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Venice online day trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Venice by car takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In May in Venice, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

1
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Budapest, Hungary

Pearl of the Danube

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.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, make a trip to Fisherman's Bastion, get a sense of history and politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, and finally contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Budapest trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Budapest takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in May, plan for slightly colder nights in Budapest, with lows around 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Prague.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites

1
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Prague, Czech Republic

City of a Hundred Spires

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.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): take a stroll through Lesser Town, get great views at Vyšehrad National Cultural Monument, make a trip to Prague Astronomical Clock, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To see reviews, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Prague sightseeing site.

Traveling by car from Budapest to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a shuttle; or fly. While traveling from Budapest, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Prague, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 10°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Sat) so you can travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods

3
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Dublin, Ireland

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Get some historical perspective at Guinness Storehouse and Kilmainham Gaol Museum. Take a break from the city and head to Vagabond Tours and Dublin Falconry. There's still lots to do: wander the streets of Temple Bar, stroll the grounds of Glasnevin Cemetery Museum, enjoy the scholastic atmosphere at Trinity College Dublin, and admire the striking features of Dublin Castle.

To find reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Dublin travel route planning site.

Traveling by flight from Prague to Dublin takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry; or do a combination of train and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Prague to Dublin. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Prague in May: high temperatures in Dublin hover around 17°C and lows are around 7°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Tue) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

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Paris, France

City of Light

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 26th (Wed), take a stroll through Le Marais, steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum. On the next day, take a stroll through Montmartre, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, then admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle, then head off the coast to Île de la Cité, and finally stroll the grounds of The Paris Catacombs.

For ratings and more tourist information, read our Paris road trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. Traveling from Dublin in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of 11°C in Paris. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums

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Ibiza Town, Spain

Party Capital of Europe

As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Castell de Eivissa and Ibiza Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. We've included these beaches for you: Platja de ses Salines and S'Arenal Petit. Venture out of the city with trips to Cala Vadella (in Cala Vadella), Orcasub Ibiza Diving Center (in Cala Tarida) and Cala de Sant Vicent (in Cala de Sant Vicent). And it doesn't end there: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cala S'Illot des Rencli, enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Comte, take a stroll through Dalt Vila, and examine the collection at Necropolis del Puig des Molins.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Ibiza Town vacation builder app.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Ibiza Town takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Traveling from Paris in May, expect Ibiza Town to be a bit warmer, temps between 27°C and 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

3
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Barcelona, Spain

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.
Start off your visit on the 31st (Mon): take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area, then make a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On your second day here, stroll through Playa de La Barceloneta, then don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo.

To find maps, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Barcelona holiday builder site.

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In May in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Outdoors