15 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

15 days in Europe & South America Itinerary

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Start: Belo Horizonte, Brazil
Bus + Fly:  16 h 30 min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h
3
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  35 h
4
Londres, Argentina
— 2 nights
Drive + Fly:  41 h
5
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  23 h 45 min
End: Belo Horizonte, Brazil

1
night
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Start off your visit on the 18th (Tue): don't miss a visit to Plaza de Oriente and then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and then contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid.

To see other places to visit, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Madrid driving holiday planner.

Belo Horizonte, Brazil to Madrid is an approximately 16.5- hour combination of bus and flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Belo Horizonte to Madrid, you'll lose 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Belo Horizonte in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Madrid, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Wed) so you can catch the train to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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.
Kick off your visit on the 20th (Thu): pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Las Ramblas, walk around Parc Guell, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find photos, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona day trip planning website.

Take a train from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 25°C in May, and nighttime lows around 16°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Fri) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum, contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, and admire the landmark architecture of Sainte-Chapelle.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris trip website.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Barcelona to Paris in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Barcelona in May, with highs in Paris at 20°C and lows at 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Londres.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

2
nights
Londres, Argentina

Londres ©
Londres is a small tourist town in the Belén Department of Catamarca Province, Argentina. Start off your visit on the 26th (Wed): stop by Selva Olinda Diaz - Artesana Textil, then explore the ancient world of Ruinas de El Shincal, and then see the interesting displays at Museo Folklorico.

To find ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Londres trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Paris to Londres. Traveling from Paris to Londres, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) early enough to travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Londres

Shopping Historic Sites Museums
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Ruinas de El Shincal ©
Ruinas de El Shincal
Museo Folklorico ©
Museo Folklorico

2
nights
St. Petersburg, Russia

St. Petersburg ©
Built on a desolate swamp as a showcase capital of Imperial Russia, this grand city has certainly lived up to the expectations of its founder, Tsar Peter the Great.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sat): head off the coast to Yelagin Island and then admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Russian Museum, examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood, then steep yourself in history at Pavlovskiy Female Orphan's House, and finally admire the landmark architecture of House of Badayev.

For more things to do, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the St. Petersburg trip planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Londres to St. Petersburg. The time zone difference when traveling from Londres to St. Petersburg is 6 hours. In May, plan for daily highs up to 19°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood ©
Church of the Savior on Spilled Blood
Saint Isaac's Cathedral ©
Saint Isaac's Cathedral

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