21 days in Europe Itinerary

21 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 3 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
6
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights

3
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the striking features of Hagia Sophia Museum, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sultan Ahmed Mosque, delve into the distant past at Basilica Cistern, and browse the eclectic array of goods at Kapali Carsi.

To see maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read Istanbul road trip planning site.

Miami, USA to Istanbul is an approximately 15-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Turkey Time (TRT) is 8 hours. Traveling from Miami in September, things will get little chillier in Istanbul: highs are around °F and lows about °F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Food Tours
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque

3
nights
Florence, Italy

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Wine Tours & Tastings has been added to your itinerary. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John, examine the collection at Pitti Palace, and enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto.

To see ratings, other places to visit, photos, and tourist information, read our Florence trip app.

Traveling by flight from Istanbul to Florence takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Turkey Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 2 hours. When traveling from Istanbul in September, plan for a bit warmer days and slightly colder nights in Florence: temperatures range from °F by day to °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries Tours Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 10 — 13:
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Wine Tours & Tastings
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Piazzale Michelangelo ©
Piazzale Michelangelo

3
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.
Rome is known for historic sites, nightlife, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, and make a trip to Spanish Steps.

To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
Find places to stay Sep 13 — 16:
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

3
nights
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thenpause for some photo ops at Punta della Dogana, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo Correr. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 18th (Sun): admire the striking features of St Mark's Campanile, take in the views from Ponte dei Sospiri, thenexplore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thensnap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our Venice trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In September, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °F, while at night they dip to °F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 19:
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

3
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.
Change things up with these side-trips from Paris: Versailles (The Water Parterres, Palace of Versailles, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, don't miss a visit to Louvre Museum, and admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Paris travel itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Paris takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Plan for slightly colder temperatures traveling from Venice in September, with highs in Paris at °F and lows at °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu) early enough to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Versailles
Find places to stay Sep 19 — 22:
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

3
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.
London is known for museums, nightlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, make a trip to Tower of London, and get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our London travel route planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °F in September, and nighttime lows around °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Find places to stay Sep 22 — 25:
Highlights from your plan
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey
St. Paul's Cathedral ©
St. Paul's Cathedral

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