23 days in Europe Itinerary

23 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
1
Barcelona, Spain
— 4 nights
Drive
2
Figueres, Spain
— 1 night
Drive
3
Marseille, France
— 1 night
Drive
4
Arles, France
— 1 day
Drive
5
Aix-en-Provence, France
— 2 nights
Drive
6
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
Train
7
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Fly
8
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Train
9
London, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Fly

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nights
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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: stroll around Parc Guell, admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and visit El Barri Gòtic.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona tour planner.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Barcelona is an approximately 18-hour flight. You'll lose 4 hours traveling from Buenos Aires to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Buenos Aires in May: highs in Barcelona hover around 25°C, while lows dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sat) so you can drive to Figueres.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Tours · Wineries · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 3 — 7:
Highlights from your trip
Parc Guell ©
Must see
Parc Guell
4.1
Casa Batllo ©
World heritage site
Casa Batllo
4.6

1
night
Figueres, Spain

Figueres is the capital of the comarca of Alt Empordà, in the province of Girona, Catalonia, Spain.The town is the birthplace of artist Salvador Dalí, and houses the Teatre-Museu Gala Salvador Dalí, a large museum designed by Dalí himself which attracts many visitors. Kick off your visit on the 7th (Sat): appreciate the history behind Monumento a Salvador Dali, then pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Pedro, then see the interesting displays at Museu Del Joguet De Catalunya, and finally explore the world behind art at Dali Theatre-Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Sun): examine the collection at Dali.Joyas, don't miss a visit to Placa Gala-Salvador Dali, and then explore the historical opulence of Castell de Sant Ferran.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Figueres trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Barcelona to Figueres takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Marseille.

Things to do in Figueres

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay May 7 — 8:
Highlights from your trip
Dali Theatre-Museum ©
Art Museum
Dali Theatre-Museum
4.4

1
night
Marseille, France

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read Marseille trip builder site.

You can drive from Figueres to Marseille in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In May in Marseille, expect temperatures between 26°C during the day and 14°C at night. On the 9th (Mon), you're off to Arles.

Things to do in Marseille

Outdoors · Tours · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay May 8 — 9:

1
day
Arles, France

Soul of Provence

Remote, uneventful, but definitely not a waste of time, Arles is absolutely steeped in Provençal culture.
On the 9th (Mon), steep yourself in history at Amphitheatre (les Arenes), then explore the world behind art at Carrieres des Lumieres, then admire the masterpieces at Musee Departemental Arles Antique, and finally identify plant and animal life at Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Arles online day trip planner.

You can drive from Marseille to Arles in 1.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train; or take a bus. In May, daytime highs in Arles are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Aix-en-Provence.

Things to do in Arles

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Find places to stay May 9 — 10:
Highlights from your trip

2
nights
Aix-en-Provence, France

City of a Thousand Fountains

Aix-en-Provence is a small, classically Provençal town, famous for being home to Cézanne.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Tue): visit Cours Mirabeau, see the interesting displays at Musee Granet, take in the spiritual surroundings of Paroisse Cathédrale Saint Sauveur Aix-en-Provence, then contemplate the long history of Paul Cezanne’s Studio, and finally make a trip to Librairie Le Blason.

For where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Aix-en-Provence online trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Arles to Aix-en-Provence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 27°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Aix-en-Provence

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay May 9 — 11:
Highlights from your trip
Paul Cezanne’s Studio ©
Historic Site
Paul Cezanne’s Studio
2.7
Musee Granet ©
Specialty Museum
Musee Granet
4.1

3
nights
Florence, Italy

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: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and don't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Florence trip planning site.

You can drive from Aix-en-Provence to Florence in 6.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or do a combination of bus and train. In May in Florence, expect temperatures between 25°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Florence

Find places to stay May 11 — 14:
Highlights from your trip
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
World heritage site
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
4.4
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
World heritage site
Piazzale Michelangelo
4.8

1
night
Milan, Italy

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Sat): admire the striking features of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and finally step into the grandiose world of Castello Sforzesco.

To find reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Milan online route planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Milan in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or fly. In May, daily temperatures in Milan can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sun) to allow time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Milan

Find places to stay May 14 — 15:
Highlights from your trip
Duomo di Milano ©
Religious Site
Duomo di Milano
4.8
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II ©
Architectural Building
Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II
4.6

3
nights
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Paris: Versailles (Palace of Versailles & La Galerie des Batailles). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read our Paris trip itinerary tool.

You can fly from Milan to Paris in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Milan in May: high temperatures in Paris hover around 20°C and lows are around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 15 — 18:
Highlights from your trip
Louvre Museum ©
Must see
Louvre Museum
4.6
Eiffel Tower ©
Must see
Eiffel Tower
4.5
Palace of Versailles ©
World heritage site
Palace of Versailles
4.0

5
nights
London, United Kingdom

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: enjoy breathtaking views from Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and contemplate the long history of Tower of London.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the London trip itinerary planning app.

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. In May, daytime highs in London are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in London

Side Trip

Find places to stay May 18 — 23:
Highlights from your trip
National Gallery ©
Art Museum
National Gallery
4.7
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Observation Deck
Coca-Cola London Eye
3.9
Tower Bridge ©
Observation Deck
Tower Bridge
4.7

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