9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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9 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Charlotte, United States
Fly:  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): make a trip to Big Ben, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. On the next day, take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, then get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, and finally contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament.

To see other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read London itinerary planner.

Charlotte, USA to London is an approximately 12-hour flight. Traveling from Charlotte to London, you'll lose 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Charlotte in April; daily highs in London reach 56°F and lows reach 40°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Mon) to allow time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites
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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum

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.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Tue): take a stroll through Île de la Cité, then steep yourself in history at Eiffel Tower, then steep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and finally admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

To see maps, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris trip maker app .

You can take a train from London to Paris in 2.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or drive. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In April, plan for daily highs up to 60°F, and evening lows to 42°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Paris

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

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 wander the streets of StaromEstske namEsti, then take some stellar pictures from Prague Astronomical Clock, and finally take in the views from Charles Bridge.

To find photos and more tourist information, use the Prague trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Paris to Prague in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. April in Prague sees daily highs of 58°F and lows of 41°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
StaromEstske namEsti ©
StaromEstske namEsti

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, explore the ancient world of Pantheon, make a trip to St. Peter's Basilica, then pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the galleries of Vatican Museums, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and then contemplate the long history of Palatine Hill.

To see photos, where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome day trip planning app .

Getting from Prague to Rome by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Traveling from Prague in April, things will get a bit warmer in Rome: highs are around 69°F and lows about 49°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

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

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.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, walk around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally make a trip to Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, wander the streets of El Barri Gòtic, and then browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria.

Discover how to plan a Barcelona trip in just a few steps with Inspirock's itinerary builder.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In April, daytime highs in Barcelona are 66°F, while nighttime lows are 52°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods 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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