10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Kolkata (Calcutta), India
Fly:  17 h
1
Paris, France
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly + Drive:  7 h 15 min
3
Vatican City, Italy
— 1 day
Train:  1 h 45 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
5
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
7
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  6 h
8
Munich, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  15 h
End: Kolkata (Calcutta), India

1
night
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 23rd (Wed): steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, then admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower.

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Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Paris is an approximately 17- hour flight. You can also do a combination of train, taxi, and flight; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) to Paris is minus 4.5 hours. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in December, expect Paris to be cooler, temps between 9°C and 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 22 — 23:
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Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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 24th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, make a trip to Big Ben, contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, and finally contemplate the long history of Buckingham Palace.

To see reviews, ratings, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our London route planner.

Getting from Paris to London by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference when traveling from Paris to London is minus 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Vatican City.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 23 — 24:
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St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

1
day
Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City
Covering 44 hectares (110 acres) in the city center of Rome, the wall-enclosed sovereign state of Vatican City is one of the most famous religious sites worldwide, serving as the papal residence and home of the Roman Catholic church.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, then don't miss a visit to Cupola di San Pietro, and then don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica.

For more things to do, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Vatican City trip planner.

Explore your travel options from London to Vatican City with the Route module. Traveling from London to Vatican City, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from London in December, plan for a bit warmer days in Vatican City, with highs around 16°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 24 — 25:
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica
Cupola di San Pietro ©
Cupola di San Pietro

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 26th (Sat): contemplate the long history of L’importuno di Michelangelo, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, reviews, and tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary planning site.

Getting from Vatican City to Florence by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. December in Florence sees daily highs of 15°C and lows of 4°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 25 — 26:
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 27th (Sun): steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile.

To find other places to visit and more tourist information, use the Venice online holiday planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Florence in December, things will get a bit cooler in Venice: highs are around 11°C and lows about 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 26 — 27:
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

1
night
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 28th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally stroll around Parc Guell.

To see photos, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Barcelona planner.

You can fly from Venice to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in December, with highs in Barcelona at 17°C and lows at 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks
Find places to stay Dec 27 — 28:
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida, and then admire the striking features of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, use the Madrid trip planner.

Take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from Barcelona in December; daily highs in Madrid reach 14°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can travel to Munich.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums
Find places to stay Dec 28 — 29:
Highlights from your plan
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida ©
Royal Chapel of St. Anthony of La Florida

2
nights
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 30th (Wed): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Peter's Church, take in the spiritual surroundings of Asamkirche, then enjoy breathtaking views from Frauenkirche, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael's Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Nymphenburg Palace.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Munich trip itinerary app.

You can fly from Madrid to Munich in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Madrid in December, with highs in Munich at 5°C and lows at -1°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Thu) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Munich

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Dec 29 — 31:
Highlights from your plan
Nymphenburg Palace ©
Nymphenburg Palace
St. Peter's Church ©
St. Peter's Church
St. Michael's Church ©
St. Michael's Church

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