15 days in France, Spain & Italy Itinerary

15 days in France, Spain & Italy Itinerary

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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 3 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 3 nights
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Vatican City, Italy
— 2 nights

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Paris, France

Paris ©

City of Light

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.
Head to Le Marais and Champs-Elyseesfor some retail therapy. Museum-lovers will get to explore Louvre Museum and Musee d'Orsay. Step out of Paris with an excursion to Palace of Versailles in Versailles--about 48 minutes away.

To find ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary builder.

Kolkata (Calcutta), India to Paris is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone changes from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. Traveling from Kolkata (Calcutta) in October, things will get much colder in Paris: highs are around 62°F and lows about 48°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Palace of Versailles ©
Palace of Versailles

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©

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.
On the 18th (Mon), wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then walk around Parc Guell, and then get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas.

To find ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona driving holiday planning site.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Paris in October, with highs in Barcelona at 73°F and lows at 60°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Wed) early enough to travel to Florence.

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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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Florence, Italy

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Florence Academy of Fine Arts. Popular historic sites such as Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore and Piazza della Signoria are in your itinerary. There's much more to do: admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, and stop by L'Arte dei Ciompi.

To find traveler tips, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary planning website.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Florence takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier nights when traveling from Barcelona in October since evenings lows in Florence dip to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Sat) so you can go by car to Venice.

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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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Venice, Italy

Venice ©

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.
Doge's Palace and Peggy Guggenheim Collection are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Basilica di San Marco and Piazza San Marco for their historical value. Next up on the itinerary: explore the activities along Canal Grande, look for gifts at Mater Domini, enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile, and contemplate the long history of Squero di San Trovaso.

To find photos and other tourist information, go to the Venice attractions planning tool.

You can drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. When traveling from Florence in October, plan for slightly colder days in Venice, with highs around 66°F, while nights are about the same with lows around 51°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Vatican City.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco

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Vatican City, Italy

Vatican City ©

City of Seven Hills

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.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Colosseum and St. Peter's Basilica. Pantheon and Galleria Borghese are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Next up on the itinerary: delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, make a trip to Forum of Augustus, take in the spiritual surroundings of Vatican Museums, and admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, read our Vatican City trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Venice to Vatican City takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer weather when traveling from Venice in October: highs in Vatican City hover around 73°F, while lows dip to 55°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 28th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vatican City

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods

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Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
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Colosseum
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Pantheon

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