11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fly
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Drive
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly
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Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
Drive
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. On your second day here, admire the masterpieces at Museu Picasso and then stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, use the Barcelona trip tool.

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Barcelona is an approximately 10-hour flight. Traveling from Dubai to Barcelona, you'll gain 3 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dubai in September, things will get much colder in Barcelona: highs are around 30°C and lows about 21°C. On the 9th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Sep 8 — 9:

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Rome, Italy

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, contemplate the long history of Colosseum, explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill, then ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, and finally steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica. On the next day, admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese.

To see reviews, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Rome trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rome when traveling from Barcelona in September, with lows around 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Sep 9 — 11:

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Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, then steep yourself in history at The Baptistery of St. John, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online itinerary planner.

You can take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In September, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 30°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites
Find places to stay Sep 11 — 12:

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Venice, Italy

City of Romance

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.
On the 13th (Tue), make a trip to St Mark's Campanile, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally take in the views from Ponte di Rialto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 14th (Wed): explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia and then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection.

To see photos, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Venice route website.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In September, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 29°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature
Find places to stay Sep 12 — 14:

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Vienna, Austria

City of Dreams

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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Schönbrunn Zoo, and then step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace. On the 16th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Cathedral, then examine the collection at The Hofburg, and then admire the masterpieces at Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien.

Start your trip to Vienna by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Vienna takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Venice in September: high temperatures in Vienna hover around 24°C and lows are around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to drive to Budapest.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums
Find places to stay Sep 14 — 16:

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Budapest, Hungary

Pearl of the Danube

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 17th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, ponder the world of politics at Hungarian Parliament Building, then examine the collection at House of Terror Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Dohány Street Synagogue.

To find where to stay, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Budapest day trip planning tool.

You can drive from Vienna to Budapest in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In September, daily temperatures in Budapest can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Sep 16 — 17:

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Sacred & Religious Sites
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Austria travel guide

4.5
Castles · Art Museums · Specialty Museums
Situated in the Central European Alps, Austria combines an alluring bundle of elegant urban architecture, cultural centers, and dramatic landscapes. This German-speaking country of 8.5 million residents is known for its rich history, dating back to the Hapsburg Empire, as well as its art, music, and scenery. Along with the neighboring country of Switzerland, Austria serves as the winter sports capital of Europe and is home to some of the continent's most popular ski resorts. This landlocked nation draws visitors from across the globe to its mountains, historical villages, and culturally rich cities. Experience trekking in the Alps one day and drinking regional wine at a crowded pub after a day of sightseeing in the capital Vienna the next.

Central Hungary travel guide

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Historic Sites · Thermal Spas · Government Buildings
Home to many of the country's main attractions, Central Hungary offers a multitude of educational attractions like museums and exhibitions. The region also draws tourists for its cultural attractions like opera houses and galleries, as well as its architectural sights, including basilicas, churches, and bridges. Pest County, the only county within this region, contains the country's capital and most of the other tourist areas in the nation. For those looking to experience the natural surroundings of Hungary, the Pilis Mountains offer many trails for hiking and mountain biking.