9 days in Europe Itinerary

9 days in Europe Itinerary

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Athens, Greece
— 1 night
2
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
3
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
4
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
5
Paris, France
— 1 night
6
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 14th (Thu), take a stroll through Plaka, explore the ancient world of Ancient Agora of Athens, and then delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, thenexplore the ancient world of Temple of Olympian Zeus, thentake an in-depth tour of Acropolis Museum, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Kapnikarea.

For maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Athens travel route planner.

Sydney, Australia to Athens is an approximately 23-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Eastern European Standard Time (EET), which is usually a -8 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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Plaka ©
Plaka
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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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 16th (Sat), delve into the distant past at Colosseum, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, thendelve into the distant past at Pantheon, and finally admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, go to the Rome trip maker app.

You can fly from Athens to Rome in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, bus, and ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Athens to Rome. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Rome when traveling from Athens in October, with lows around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Sat) early enough to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
St. Peter's Basilica ©
St. Peter's Basilica

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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 17th (Sun): examine the collection at Pitti Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, get to know the fascinating history 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.

For maps, ratings, and more tourist information, refer to the Florence online tour itinerary planner.

Take a train from Rome to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In October in Florence, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sun) early enough to drive to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites
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Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace

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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 18th (Mon): admire the landmark architecture of Doge's Palace, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza San Marco, thenadmire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, and finally explore the activities along Canal Grande.

To see ratings, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read our Venice online holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Florence to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Florence in October, expect nights in Venice to be about the same, around °C, while days are slightly colder, around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Mon) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Venice

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

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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 19th (Tue): contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay.

For where to stay, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris online trip builder.

You can fly from Venice to Paris in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Tue) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
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Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

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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 20th (Wed): take in the spiritual surroundings of Westminster Abbey.

For traveler tips, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the London trip planner.

You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. In October, daytime highs in London are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. On the 20th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in London

Historic Sites
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Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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