17 days in Europe Itinerary

17 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Fly:  12 h
1
Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Salzburg, Austria
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 30 min
3
Munich, Germany
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Zurich, Switzerland
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
5
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
6
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
7
Athens, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  7 h 45 min
8
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 15 min
9
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
10
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 30 min
End: Kolkata (Calcutta), India

1
night
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.
For more things to do, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Vienna visit planner.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Vienna is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Vienna is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, expect Vienna to be cooler, temps between 17°C and 8°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) so you can travel to Salzburg.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites
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Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral

1
night
Salzburg, Austria

Salzburg ©
Surrounded by mountain ranges and boasting a well-preserved city center, Salzburg melds culture and history.
On the 21st (Sun), take some stellar pictures from Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle, thenstep into the grandiose world of Schloss Hellbrunn, thentake in the awesome beauty at Untersberg, and finally take in nature's colorful creations at Mirabell Palace.

For photos, reviews, and other tourist information, read Salzburg trip itinerary maker site.

You can fly from Vienna to Salzburg in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Salzburg can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to drive to Munich.

Things to do in Salzburg

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle ©
Fortress Hohensalzburg Castle
Mirabell Palace ©
Mirabell Palace
Untersberg
Untersberg

1
night
Munich, Germany

Munich ©
Often described as the city of laptops and lederhosen, Munich is an international center of business, engineering, research, and medicine that still maintains a rich cultural heritage and age-old traditions.
Kick off your visit on the 22nd (Mon): get curious at Deutsches Museum, thendon't miss a visit to Marienplatz, and then admire the landmark architecture of St. Peter's Church.

For maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Munich day trip planner.

Getting from Salzburg to Munich by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October in Munich, expect temperatures between 16°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Mon) early enough to drive to Zurich.

Things to do in Munich

Childrens Museums Museums Historic Sites
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Deutsches Museum ©
Deutsches Museum
Marienplatz ©
Marienplatz
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church

1
night
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
On the 23rd (Tue), get a taste of the local shopping with Bahnhofstrasse, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Grossmunster, and then stop by Old Town.

To find maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, go to the Zurich attractions planning tool.

Traveling by car from Munich to Zurich takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In October, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 17°C, while at night they dip to 8°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Tue) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Zurich

Neighborhoods Historic Sites Shopping
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Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse
Grossmunster ©
Grossmunster

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 24th (Wed), admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza della Signoria.

To find reviews, where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Florence road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Zurich to Florence takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Zurich in October, expect Florence to be somewhat warmer, temps between 25°C and 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Piazza della Signoria ©
Piazza della Signoria

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.
On the 25th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thenponder the design of Trevi Fountain, thencontemplate the long history of Palatine Hill, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums and then don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica.

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You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Fri) so you can travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill

1
night
Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 27th (Sat), delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens and then visit Plaka. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: get engrossed in the history at National Archaeological Museum, catch a live event at Panathenaic Stadium, and then get engrossed in the history at Acropolis Museum.

For maps, more things to do, photos, and other tourist information, read our Athens trip builder website.

You can fly from Rome to Athens in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Athens is 1 hour. October in Athens sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Sun) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): explore the historical opulence of Edinburgh Castle and then stroll through Calton Hill. Here are some ideas for day two: see the interesting displays at Royal Yacht Britannia, explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, and then wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town.

For photos, reviews, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip builder.

Getting from Athens to Edinburgh by flight takes about 8 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 2 hours. In October, Edinburgh is a bit cooler than Athens - with highs of 15°C and lows of 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Nature Parks
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Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat
Edinburgh Old Town ©
Edinburgh Old Town

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.
Kick off your visit on the 31st (Wed): steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, thenget a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and then head outdoors with Platinum Training. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, thendon't miss a visit to Tower Bridge, thenmake a trip to Coca-Cola London Eye, and finally don't miss a visit to Big Ben.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read London trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in London are 19°C, while nighttime lows are 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Outdoors
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye

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.
Kick off your visit on the 2nd (Fri): explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum and then don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the long history of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To find traveler tips, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Paris online visit planner.

Take a train from London to Paris in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Paris is 1 hour. In November in Paris, expect temperatures between 12°C during the day and 6°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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