9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Charlotte, United States
Fly + Train:  12 h
1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
2
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
3
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h
4
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 15 min
5
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  13 h 15 min
End: Charlotte, United States

1
night
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Big Ben, then take in panoramic vistas at Tower Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Keep things going the next day: steep yourself in history at Westminster Abbey, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, then learn more about the world around you at Natural History Museum, and finally admire the striking features of Houses of Parliament.

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Charlotte, USA to London is an approximately 12- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Charlotte to London. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Charlotte in April, with highs in London at 56°F and lows at 40°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

1
night
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.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take a stroll through Île de la Cité, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, then contemplate the long history of Arc de Triomphe, and finally explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read our Paris day trip planning website.

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. April in Paris sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Tue) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Nature
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

1
night
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Kick off your visit on the 15th (Wed): step into the grandiose world of Prague Castle, then get to know the fascinating history of Staromestske namesti, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge.

For ratings, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Prague trip planner.

Fly from Paris to Prague in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, shuttle, and flight; or drive. In April, plan for daily highs up to 58°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites
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Staromestske namesti ©
Staromestske namesti
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle

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.
On the 16th (Thu), don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally contemplate the long history of Colosseum. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, and then steep yourself in history at Palatine Hill.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Rome visit planner.

Fly from Prague to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In April, Rome is somewhat warmer than Prague - with highs of 69°F and lows of 49°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 18th (Sat), admire the striking features of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, walk around Parc Guell, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and then browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planning website.

You can fly from Rome to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 66°F in April, and nighttime lows around 52°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

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