16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Dubai, United Arab Emirates
+2
Fly + train + bus:  13​h 30​min
1
Ravello, Italy
— 2 nights
subway + train:  3​h
2
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
5
Stockholm, Sweden
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
6
St. Petersburg, Russia
— 3 nights
Fly:  9​h 15​min
End: Dubai, United Arab Emirates

2
nights
Ravello, Italy

Ravello ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Fri): tour the pleasant surroundings at Lido Capo di Conca, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Sant'Andrea, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cappella Sant'Angelo all'Ospedale, shop like a local with Ceramiche d'Arte Carmela, then steep yourself in history at Duomo di Ravello, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Villa Rufolo. Here are some ideas for day two: take in nature's colorful creations at Villa Cimbrone Gardens, learn about winemaking at Le Vigne di Raito, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo.

To see reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Ravello trip itinerary builder website .

Dubai, United Arab Emirates to Ravello is an approximately 13.5-hour combination of flight, train, and bus. You can also do a combination of shuttle, flight, train, and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Dubai to Ravello is minus 3 hours. While traveling from Dubai, expect cooler days and a bit cooler nights in Ravello, ranging from highs of 34°C to lows of 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Ravello

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lido Capo di Conca, Duomo di Sant'Andrea, Le Vigne di Raito, Fornillo
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Duomo di Sant'Andrea ©
Duomo di Sant'Andrea
Villa Cimbrone Gardens ©
Villa Cimbrone Gardens
Duomo di Ravello ©
Duomo di Ravello

3
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.
Family-friendly places like Palatine Hill and Colosseum will thrill your kids. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Piazza Navona and Roman Forum. Next up on the itinerary: admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, explore the different monuments and memorials at Catacombe di San Callisto, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore.

To see ratings, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Rome route website .

Getting from Ravello to Rome by combination of subway and train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Ravello in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of 24°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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 (Wed): see the interesting displays at Academy Of Florence Art Gallery, then get engrossed in the history at Basilica di Santa Croce, then explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at Uffizi Galleries. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at Chiesa e Museo di Orsanmichele, take some stellar pictures from Piazzale Michelangelo, take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John, don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To find ratings, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Florence driving holiday planner .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Rome in July, Florence is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Thu) to allow time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Fri): contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then steep yourself in history at Doge's Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of St. Mark's Square. Keep things going the next day: take a stroll through Campo del Ghetto, then contemplate the long history of Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at San Giorgio Maggiore.

For more things to do, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Venice trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by train from Florence to Venice takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. July in Venice sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Sat) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Venice

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

3
nights
Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©
One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Fotografiska Stockholm and Medeltidsmuseet. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Royal Palace and Skansen. And it doesn't end there: examine the collection at Vasa Museum, step off the mainland to explore Stockholm Old Town, explore the world behind art at Moderna Museet - Stockholm, and take an in-depth tour of Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet).

To see where to stay, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Stockholm tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Venice to Stockholm takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Traveling from Venice in July, things will get slightly colder in Stockholm: highs are around 26°C and lows about 14°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Tue) so you can travel to St. Petersburg.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums Historic Sites Nature
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Royal Palace ©
Royal Palace
Vasa Museum ©
Vasa Museum
Skansen ©
Skansen

3
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 17th (Wed): steep yourself in history at Palace Square (Dvortsovaya Ploshchad) and then admire the masterpieces at The State Hermitage Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grand Choral Synagogue, then examine the collection at Saint Isaac's Cathedral, then pause for some serene contemplation at Savior on the Spilled Blood, and finally see the interesting displays at Russian Museum.

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Fly from Stockholm to St. Petersburg in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and train; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Stockholm to St. Petersburg, you'll lose 2 hours due to the time zone difference. In July, daytime highs in St. Petersburg are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 16°C. On the 19th (Fri), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in St. Petersburg

Museums Historic Sites
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The State Hermitage Museum ©
The State Hermitage Museum
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas ©
Naval Cathedral of St. Nicholas

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