15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
2
Paris, France
— 2 nights
3
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
6
Vienna, Austria
— 3 nights
7
Prague, Czech Republic
— 2 nights

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum. On your second day here, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Westminster Abbey, enjoy breathtaking views from Tower Bridge, then don't miss a visit to Coca-Cola London Eye, then make a trip to Big Ben, and finally ponder the world of politics at Houses of Parliament.

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If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major aiports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. In January in London, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Jan 1 — 2:
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): make a trip to Place de la Concorde, admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower, then admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Champs-Elysees, and then admire the striking features of Louvre Museum.

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Traveling by train from London to Paris takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Sat) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping
Find places to stay Jan 2 — 4:
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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.
Start off your visit on the 5th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. On your second day here, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso, and then get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In January, Barcelona is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 4 — 6:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, make a trip to Piazza Navona, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, and then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome online sightseeing planner.

Getting from Barcelona to Rome by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Barcelona in January since evenings lows in Rome dip to 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Wed) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 8:
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
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.
On the 9th (Thu), contemplate the long history of Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, then see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then appreciate the history behind Heroes' Square, and finally admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take in the views from Szechenyi Lanchid, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then take in the spiritual surroundings of Dohány Street Synagogue, and finally admire the masterpieces at Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria).

For reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Budapest driving holiday website.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Budapest takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In January, Budapest is little chillier than Rome - with highs of 3°C and lows of -4°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Fri) so you can go by car to Vienna.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Jan 8 — 10:
Highlights from your plan
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion
Hungarian Parliament Building ©
Hungarian Parliament Building
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church

3
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Vienna is known for historic sites, museums, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien, ponder the world of politics at Rathaus, admire the striking features of Haus der Musik Wien, and get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo.

To see maps, traveler tips, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Vienna tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Budapest to Vienna in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 3°C in January, and nighttime lows around -3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) early enough to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Jan 10 — 13:
Highlights from your plan
The Hofburg ©
The Hofburg
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Jewish Museum in Prague, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Staromestske namesti, then don't miss a visit to Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally snap pictures at Charles Bridge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: wander the streets of Lesser Town, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Vitus Cathedral, and then step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle.

To see more things to do, ratings, maps, and more tourist information, read our Prague journey builder.

You can fly from Vienna to Prague in 3.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. In January in Prague, expect temperatures between 2°C during the day and -3°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Jan 13 — 15:
Highlights from your plan
Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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