22 days in Western Europe Itinerary

22 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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22 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: Melbourne, Australia
Fly:  25​h
1
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
2
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 30​min
3
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Melbourne, Australia

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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, museums, classes, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

For more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Rome online tour itinerary planner .

Melbourne, Australia to Rome is an approximately 25-hour flight. You can also do a combination of shuttle and flight; or do a combination of train and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Melbourne to Rome. Traveling from Melbourne in July, things will get warmer in Rome: highs are around 37°C and lows about 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Florence: Siena (Duomo di Siena & Piazza del Campo) and Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, and pause for some photo ops at Campanile di Giotto.

To find maps and other tourist information, refer to the Florence road trip app .

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, plan for a bit cooler nights in Florence, with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Nice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

3
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Nice is known for museums, historic sites, parks, shopping, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: observe the fascinating underwater world at Marineland, pause for some serene contemplation at St Nicholas Cathedral, make a trip to Place Massena, and see the interesting displays at Musée Marc Chagall.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Nice trip itinerary maker tool .

Getting from Florence to Nice by car takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or do a combination of train and flight. When traveling from Florence in July, plan for slightly colder days in Nice, with highs around 32°C, while nights are somewhat warmer with lows around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nice

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Marineland
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Food Tours
Marineland ©
Marineland
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

4
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.
Change things up with a short trip to PortAventura in Salou (about 1h 30 min away). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, walk around Parc Guell, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and examine the collection at Carrer del Mirador del Palau Nacional.

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You can fly from Nice to Barcelona in 4.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Theme Parks Museums

Side Trip

PortAventura
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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.
Change things up with a short trip to Palace of Versailles in Versailles (about 48 minutes away). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Eiffel Tower, take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens, steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité.

To see maps, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary maker website .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in July; daily highs in Paris reach 30°C and lows reach 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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.
On the 24th (Fri), admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, then admire the landmark architecture of Clarence House, then enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, and finally make a trip to Buckingham Palace. Keep things going the next day: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, then make a trip to Big Ben, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye.

For other places to visit, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary maker site .

Take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to London is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Paris in July, plan for little chillier days in London, with highs around 26°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

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