16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
Fly:  12 h 15 min
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
3
Paris, France
— 2 nights
Train:  1 h 30 min
4
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Train + Fly:  6 h
6
Berlin, Germany
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h 30 min
7
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  9 h
End: Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

2
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Sun): appreciate the history behind Arco do Triunfo, make a trip to Belém Tower, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, and finally get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of Castelo de S. Jorge and then explore the striking landscape of Parque Natural da Arrabida.

Make your Lisbon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Riyadh, Saudi Arabia to Lisbon is an approximately 12.5-hour flight. You can also drive. The time zone difference moving from Arabian Standard Time to Western European Standard Time is minus 3 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Riyadh in August; daily highs in Lisbon reach 35°C and lows reach 20°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trip

Parque Natural da Arrabida
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Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium
Parque Natural da Arrabida ©
Parque Natural da Arrabida
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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 4th (Tue): wander the streets of Ciutat Vella, hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Here are some ideas for day two: walk around Parc Guell and then cast your line with a fishing tour.

To find photos, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, use the Barcelona online attractions planner.

Getting from Lisbon to Barcelona by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. Traveling from Lisbon in August, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Barcelona, with lows around 25°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Tours Outdoors Transportation
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Photography Tours

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.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Thu): ponder the world of politics at Hotel de Ville, thenadmire the striking features of Louvre Museum, thenadmire the natural beauty at Jardin des Tuileries, and finally contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: learn about all things military at The Army Museum, thensteep yourself in history at Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

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

Fly from Barcelona to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Barcelona in August: high temperatures in Paris hover around 29°C and lows are around 16°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
nights
Brussels, Belgium

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, thenpartake in some friendly competition at Escape Prod - Escape Rooms Brussels, thenappreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and finally make a trip to Eglise Notre Dame Du Sablon. On the 9th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: take a leisurely stroll along Graslei and Korenlei, see the interesting displays at Atomium, thencontemplate the long history of Grand Place, and finally admire the striking features of Guild Houses.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Brussels trip itinerary maker site.

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Paris in August, you will find days in Brussels are slightly colder (25°C), and nights are about the same (14°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Brussels

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Graslei and Korenlei
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Food Tours
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Graslei and Korenlei ©
Graslei and Korenlei

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Mon): get engrossed in the history at Zuiderzeemuseum and then examine the collection at Zaanse Schans. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, thenstop by The Jordaan, and then get to know the fascinating history of Begijnhof.

For ratings, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Amsterdam day trip website.

You can drive from Brussels to Amsterdam in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In August, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Tue) so you can travel to Berlin.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Neighborhoods Historic Sites

Side Trips

Zuiderzeemuseum, Zaanse Schans
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Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
The Jordaan ©
The Jordaan
Zaanse Schans ©
Zaanse Schans

2
nights
Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Großer Tiergarten, thenponder the world of politics at Reichstag Building, thenappreciate the history behind The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally appreciate the history behind Brandenburg Gate. Keep things going the next day: take in the local highlights with Walking tours, thenappreciate the history behind Victory Column (Siegessaule), and then admire the natural beauty at Sanssouci Park.

For photos, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Berlin day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Amsterdam to Berlin takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Berlin

Parks Tours

Side Trip

Sanssouci Park
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Walking tours
Sanssouci Park ©
Sanssouci Park

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 14th (Fri): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, thenappreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, thencontemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, and finally explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts. On your second day here, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thentake some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, and finally snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio.

For photos, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Florence online route planner.

You can fly from Berlin to Florence in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 35°C, and evening lows to 20°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Museums
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Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Walking tours
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico

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