15 days in Italy, France & Spain Itinerary

15 days in Italy, France & Spain Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Paris, France
— 3 nights
5
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights

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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.
On the 7th (Sun), explore the ancient world of Pantheon, don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, make a trip to Roman Forum, thendelve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. On your second day here, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona.

To see where to stay, reviews, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rome road trip tool.

Dammam, Saudi Arabia to Rome is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. You'll gain 2 hours traveling from Dammam to Rome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Dammam in April, expect Rome to be colder, temps between °C and °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 8th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

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Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain

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Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 9th (Tue), don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally admire the striking features of The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Wed): snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica of Santa Croce, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto.

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Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In April, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Wed) so you can drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
The Baptistery of St. John ©
The Baptistery of St. John
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

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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.
On the 11th (Thu), admire the landmark architecture of Basilica di San Marco, explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, thensee the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, thensteep yourself in history at Ponte dei Sospiri, thenget to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie dell'Accademia.

To find ratings, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, read Venice day trip planning tool.

Drive from Florence to Venice in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. In April, daily temperatures in Venice can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Fri) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Canal Grande ©
Canal Grande
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

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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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, and take in nature's colorful creations at Luxembourg Gardens.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Paris attractions planning site.

You can fly from Venice to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. In April, Paris is a bit cooler than Venice - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

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Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 16th (Tue), make a trip to Puerta del Sol, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente, thenwalk around Parque del Retiro, and finally explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 17th (Wed): make a trip to Plaza Mayor, thensteep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Madrid day trip site.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Paris in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to take a train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Thu): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, thenwalk around Parc Guell, and finally don't miss a visit to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia. On the next day, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, thenexplore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic.

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Take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In April, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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