19 days in Europe Itinerary

19 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe itinerary planner

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Braga, Portugal
— 1 night
Drive
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Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Train
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Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Train
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Toulouse, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Bordeaux, France
— 2 nights
Drive
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Chambord, France
— 1 night
Drive
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Orleans, France
Drive
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
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Braga, Portugal
— 1 day
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Braga, Portugal

— 1 night

Portuguese Rome

Referred to as the Portuguese Rome for its number churches, Braga represents an old town that today is the country's third-largest city. Situated in northwest Portugal, Braga boasts many narrow pedestrian streets, plazas, and spiritual pilgrimage destinations.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Sun): pause for some serene contemplation at Se de Braga, take some stellar pictures from Elevador do Bom Jesus do Monte, and then walk around Praca da Republica.

To see maps, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read Braga trip itinerary planning website.

Sao Paulo, Brazil to Braga is an approximately 13-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Sao Paulo to Braga is 3 hours. In February, Braga is much colder than Sao Paulo - with highs of 16°C and lows of 6°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Sun) so you can fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Braga

Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 12 — 13:

Madrid, Spain

— 2 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Mon): steep yourself in history at Royal Palace of Madrid, then admire the masterpieces at Prado National Museum, and then admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Keep things going the next day: make a trip to Plaza de Oriente, take in nature's colorful creations at Real Jardin Botanico, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, then contemplate the long history of Plaza Mayor, and finally make a trip to Puerta del Sol.

For reviews, photos, and tourist information, use the Madrid online sightseeing planner.

You can fly from Braga to Madrid in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Braga to Madrid is 1 hour. In February, Madrid is little chillier than Braga - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks
Find places to stay Feb 13 — 16:

Barcelona, Spain

— 1 night

Jewel of the Mediterranean

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 16th (Wed): stroll around Parc Guell, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de la Sagrada Familia, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and finally get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic. Keep things going the next day: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, then make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then shop like a local with La Boqueria, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Las Ramblas.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Barcelona trip maker website.

You can fly from Madrid to Barcelona in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, Barcelona is somewhat warmer than Madrid - with highs of 17°C and lows of 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Shopping
Find places to stay Feb 16 — 17:

Toulouse, France

— 1 night

La Ville Rose (Pink City)

On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): admire the natural beauty at Jardin Japonais, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Sernin, explore the world behind art at Musee des Augustins, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Les Jacobins, and finally don't miss a visit to Le Capitole.

To find maps, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Toulouse driving holiday planner.

You can drive from Barcelona to Toulouse in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In February, Toulouse is a bit cooler than Barcelona - with highs of 13°C and lows of 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Toulouse

Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 17 — 19:

Bordeaux, France

— 2 nights

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Your day by day itinerary now includes St. Andre Cathedral, Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux and Grand Theatre. On the 20th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: experience the emotional art of opera at Grand Theatre, don't miss a visit to Grosse Cloche de Bordeaux, then take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Andre Cathedral, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Place de la Bourse.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux attractions planner.

Traveling by car from Toulouse to Bordeaux takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In February, daytime highs in Bordeaux are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Mon) to allow time to drive to Chambord.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites · Nightlife
Find places to stay Feb 19 — 21:

Chambord, France

— 1 night
Your day by day itinerary now includes Chateau de Chambord. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Mon): step into the grandiose world of Chateau de Cheverny and then make a trip to Chateau de Chambord.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Chambord vacation website.

Traveling by car from Bordeaux to Chambord takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Bordeaux in February; daily highs in Chambord reach 7°C and lows reach 0°C. You'll set off for Orleans on the 22nd (Tue).

Things to do in Chambord

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 21 — 22:

Orleans, France

Orléans is a city in north-central France, about 111km southwest of Paris. For ratings, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Orleans trip planner.

Getting from Chambord to Orleans by car takes about an hour. Other options: do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 9°C in February, and nighttime lows around 0°C. On the 22nd (Tue), you're off to Paris.

Things to do in Orleans

Historic Sites · Tours · Outdoors · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 22 — 23:

Paris, France

— 2 nights

City of Light

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.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Place de la Bastille, Esplanade des Invalides and Moulin Rouge. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Paris: Disneyland Paris (in Marne-la-Vallee) and Palace of Versailles (in Versailles). There's lots more to do: explore and take pictures at Eiffel Tower, wander the streets of Île de la Cité, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and make a trip to Louvre Museum.

To find more things to do, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris route planning website.

You can drive from Orleans to Paris in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. In February, daily temperatures in Paris can reach 9°C, while at night they dip to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can fly to Rome.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Theme Parks · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Find places to stay Feb 22 — 25:

Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Your day by day itinerary now includes Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II, Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo, Galleria Borghese, and other attractions you added. There's much more to do: delve into the distant past at Colosseum, don't miss a visit to Spanish Steps, steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and ponder the design of Trevi Fountain.

To find maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Rome trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Paris to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In February, Rome is a bit warmer than Paris - with highs of 16°C and lows of 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Tue) to allow time for the flight to Braga.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 25 — Mar 1:

Braga, Portugal

— 1 day

Portuguese Rome

Kick off your visit on the 1st (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Alberto Sampaio Museum, explore the historical opulence of Guimaraes Castle, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Sameiro Sanctuary.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Braga trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Braga takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Braga is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) early enough to catch the flight back home.

Things to do in Braga

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Mar 1 — 2:

Braga District travel guide

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Lookouts · Castles · Historic Walking Areas
For centuries, Braga District served as a home away from home for the Roman, Visigoth, and Moorish invaders of Portugal. Conquered by the Christians in the 11th century, the region drew attention with its elaborate religious festivals, attracting pilgrims from all over the country. Today, nearly every corner of this compact district in the far north of Portugal boasts a historical church, palace, fountain, or garden, reminding visitors of the area's rich cultural and architectural heritage. The city of Braga, once the capital of the Roman province Gallaecia, contains the country's oldest cathedral. Begun over a thousand years ago, this imposing structure is the district's biggest tourist attraction, perplexing architecture buffs with its striking collage of different building styles.