16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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16 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: McAllen, United States
Fly:  19​h 30​min
1
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
2
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5​h 30​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
4
Fira, Greece
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 45​min
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  18​h 45​min
End: McAllen, United States


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2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Start off your visit on the 7th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Dublin Writers Museum, admire the masterpieces at Chester Beatty, and then examine the collection at Kilmainham Gaol Museum. On your second day here, explore the world behind art at National Gallery of Ireland, don't miss a visit to Grafton Street, and then examine the collection at Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum.

For photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Dublin road trip app .

McAllen, USA to Dublin is an approximately 20-hour flight. The time zone changes from Central Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a 6 hour difference. In June, Dublin is colder than McAllen - with highs of 64°F and lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Madrid.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Shopping Historic Sites
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Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
National Gallery of Ireland ©
National Gallery of Ireland
Croke Park Stadium Tour & GAA Museum ©

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 10th (Sun), see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, then walk around Parque del Retiro, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Madrid tour planning website .

Traveling by flight from Dublin to Madrid takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from Dublin to Madrid. When traveling from Dublin in June, plan for much hotter days and somewhat warmer nights in Madrid: temperatures range from 87°F by day to 61°F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Parks Historic Sites
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Plaza Mayor ©
Plaza Mayor

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.
On the 12th (Tue), contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, admire the masterpieces at Vatican Museums, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, then don't miss a visit to Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

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Fly from Madrid to Rome in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 84°F in June, and nighttime lows around 65°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Thu) early enough to travel to Fira.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Vatican City
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Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
On the 14th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Red Beach.

For ratings, more things to do, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Fira trip planner.

Fly from Rome to Fira in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. In June, daytime highs in Fira are 82°F, while nighttime lows are 70°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sat) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Fira

Beaches Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Perissa Black Sand Beach, Red Beach, Kamari Beach
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Red Beach ©
Red Beach
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

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.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sat): wander the streets of Île de la Cité and then get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees. On the 17th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay and then make a trip to Louvre Museum.

For reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Fira to Paris takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Fira to Paris, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Fira in June: high temperatures in Paris hover around 74°F and lows are around 55°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

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

2
nights
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 19th (Tue): get engrossed in the history at Natural History Museum, browse the eclectic array of goods at Jamon Jamon Paella, and then admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. On the 20th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at The British Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and then admire the masterpieces at Tate Modern.

For where to stay, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, read our London travel route builder app .

Take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London. While traveling from Paris, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in London, ranging from highs of 68°F to lows of 52°F. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Thu).

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
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Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
The British Museum ©
The British Museum

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