16 days in Western Europe Itinerary

16 days in Western Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly:  11​h
1
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
2
Cannes, France
— 1 night
Drive:  1​h 15​min
3
Saint-Tropez, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  8​h
4
Grindelwald, Switzerland
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
5
Zurich, Switzerland
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 1 day
7
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
8
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  11​h 30​min
End: New Delhi, India

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 30th (Thu): wander the streets of Saint Germain des Pres Quarter. Here are some ideas for day two: step off the mainland to explore Île de la Cité, then make a trip to Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, then get a taste of the local shopping with Le Marais, and finally shop like a local with Champs-Elysees.

To find ratings, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, read Paris travel itinerary planner.

New Delhi, India to Paris is an approximately 11-hour flight. Traveling from New Delhi to Paris, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in May; daily highs in Paris reach 20°C and lows reach 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Sat) early enough to travel to Cannes.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Le Marais ©
Le Marais
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Cannes, France

Cannes ©
Although its luxury shops, nightlife, casinos, and high-end restaurants give Cannes a feeling of exclusivity, this classic French Riviera city has alternatives to suit every budget.
On the 2nd (Sun), take a stroll through Rue d'Antibes, then wander the streets of La Croisette, and then look for gifts at Insolite.

To see reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Cannes road trip planning website .

Traveling by combination of train, bus, and flight from Paris to Cannes takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Cannes when traveling from Paris in June, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) to allow time to drive to Saint-Tropez.

Things to do in Cannes

Shopping Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Insolite
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La Croisette ©
La Croisette
Rue d'Antibes ©
Rue d'Antibes
Insolite ©
Insolite

2
nights
Saint-Tropez, France

Saint-Tropez ©
Saint-Tropez is a town, 100km west of Nice, in the Var department of the Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur region of southeastern France. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): kick back and relax at Plage des Canebiers, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Sylvabelle, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Gigaro. On the next day, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Ponche, then kick back and relax at Plage de Guerrevieille, and then see the vivid underwater world at Le Cap Lardier.

To find traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Saint-Tropez trip planner .

Drive from Cannes to Saint-Tropez in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Cannes in June, expect nights in Saint-Tropez to be about the same, around 17°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 34°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Tue) early enough to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Saint-Tropez

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

La Croix-Valmer, Plage de Guerrevieille
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Plage de Sylvabelle ©
Plage de Sylvabelle
Plage de Gigaro ©
Plage de Gigaro
Le Cap Lardier ©
Le Cap Lardier

1
night
Grindelwald, Switzerland

Grindelwald ©
As one of the country's oldest ski resorts, Grindewald serves as a prime example of a cozy Swiss ski town.
On the 5th (Wed), tour the pleasant surroundings at Axalp, then stop by Alpia Sport + Mode, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at The Eiger Trail. Keep things going the next day: take in the dramatic scenery at Staubbach Fall, get a new perspective on things with Boat Tours & Water Sports, then look for gifts at Swiss Mountain Market Unique Regional Souvenirs, and finally stop by Mad Cow.

For maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Grindelwald road trip app .

Traveling by car from Saint-Tropez to Grindelwald takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Thu) so you can go by car to Zurich.

Things to do in Grindelwald

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Interlaken, Axalp, Alpia Sport + Mode, Staubbach Waterfall
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Axalp ©
Axalp
The Eiger Trail ©
The Eiger Trail
Parasailing & Paragliding

2
nights
Zurich, Switzerland

Zurich ©
The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Fri): get to know the fascinating history of Old Town (Altstadt), explore the activities along Lake Zurich, and then stop by Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Strandbad Tiefenbrunnen, then admire the striking features of Fraumünster Church, and then make a trip to Bahnhofstrasse.

To see reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, go to the Zurich trip tool .

Traveling by car from Grindelwald to Zurich takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks Neighborhoods Beaches
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Lake Zurich ©
Lake Zurich
Old Town ©
Old Town
Bahnhofstrasse ©
Bahnhofstrasse

1
day
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 9th (Sun): make a trip to St. Mark's Square, then browse the exhibits of Doge's Palace, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio.

To see maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the Venice driving holiday planner.

You can fly from Zurich to Venice in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or drive. Traveling from Zurich in June, expect Venice to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

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

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Mon): do a tasting at Castello del Trebbio and then experience rural life at Castello di Verrazzano. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then explore the world behind art at Uffizi Galleries, then stop by Janniderma, and finally examine the collection at Galleria dell'Accademia.

Before you visit Florence, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. In June in Florence, expect temperatures between 33°C during the day and 21°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Castello di Verrazzano, Castello del Trebbio
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Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

2
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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): delve into the distant past at Colosseum, steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill, admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, then admire the striking features of Pantheon, and finally look for gifts at L'Artigianato. Here are some ideas for day two: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then take a stroll through Via Condotti.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip planner .

Getting from Florence to Rome by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In June in Rome, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trip

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

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