20 days in France, Spain & Italy Itinerary

20 days in France, Spain & Italy Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 4 nights
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
4
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights

4
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.
Palace of Versailles and Arc de Triomphe will appeal to history buffs. Get some cultural insight at Louvre Museum and Le Marais. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, and explore the activities along Seine River.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read Paris online tour itinerary planner.

Bengaluru, India to Paris is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also drive. You'll gain 4.5 hours traveling from Bengaluru to Paris due to the time zone difference. In May, Paris is much colder than Bengaluru - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Las Ramblas and Barcelona Cathedral. There's still lots to do: stroll around Parc Guell, examine the collection at Frederic Mares Museum (Museu Frederic Mares), make a trip to Casa Batllo, and steep yourself in history at Ciutat Vella.

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Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in May, things will get a bit warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 25°C and lows about 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Las Ramblas ©
Las Ramblas

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
You'll explore and learn at Doge's Palace and Gallerie dell'Accademia. Get some historical perspective at Basilica di San Marco and Basilica of St. Anthony. When in Venice, make a side trip to see Scrovegni Chapel in Padua, approximately Padua away. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, don't miss a visit to Piazza San Marco, and contemplate the long history of St Mark's Campanile.

To see where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Venice in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In May, plan for daily highs up to 26°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature

Side Trip

Padua
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Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Campanile di Giotto will appeal to history buffs. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Mercato Centrale and I'Mago. Step out of Florence to go to Santa Brigida and see Castello del Trebbio, which is approximately 36 minutes away. The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and see the interesting displays at Pitti Palace.

To find traveler tips, maps, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Florence trip itinerary builder app.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trip

Castello del Trebbio
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Castello del Trebbio ©
Castello del Trebbio
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

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Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Shop till you drop at Via Condotti and L'Artigianato. You'll explore and learn at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. There's lots more to do: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, enjoy the sand and surf at V Lounge Beach Club, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica.

For reviews, maps, and tourist information, read our Rome route planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, Rome is a bit warmer at night with lows of 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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