10 days in Europe Itinerary

10 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe journey planner

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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 1 night
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Budapest, Hungary
— 1 night
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Paris, France
— 2 nights
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Brussels, Belgium
— 1 night
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Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

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.
On the 26th (Fri), browse the fresh offerings at La Boqueria, then stroll around Parc Guell, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar, then explore the world behind art at Museu Picasso, then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, and finally make a trip to Casa Batllo.

For ratings and more tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary app.

Washington, USA to Barcelona is an approximately 13-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 6 hours traveling from Washington to Barcelona. Traveling from Washington in February, things will get a bit warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 58°F and lows about 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods · Museums
Find places to stay Feb 25 — 27:

Rome, Italy

— 2 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
On the 28th (Sun), admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, then admire the landmark architecture of Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of Colosseum, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill. On the next day, see the interesting displays at Stanze di Raffaello, steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Basilica, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, and finally contemplate the long history of Roman Forum.

To find where to stay, ratings, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. February in Rome sees daily highs of 57°F and lows of 41°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) so you can travel to Venice.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Find places to stay Feb 27 — Mar 1:

Venice, Italy

— 1 night

City of Romance

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.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Tue): make a trip to Piazza San Marco, examine the collection at Doge's Palace, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, then snap pictures at Ponte di Rialto, and finally contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande.

For ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Venice vacation maker website.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Venice takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In March, daily temperatures in Venice can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Parks · Nature · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 1 — 2:

Budapest, Hungary

— 1 night

Pearl of the Danube

You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), steep yourself in history at Heroes' Square, see the interesting displays at House of Terror Museum, then steep yourself in history at Matthias Church, and finally steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion.

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

You can fly from Venice to Budapest in 5.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a shuttle. Traveling from Venice in March, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Budapest, with lows of 34°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Wed) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Mar 2 — 3:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Thu): admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Orsay, then appreciate the history behind Arc de Triomphe, and then admire all the interesting features of Eiffel Tower. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, then shop like a local with Champs-Elysees, then pause for some serene contemplation at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, and finally wander the streets of Île de la Cité.

To see traveler tips, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Paris road trip app.

Getting from Budapest to Paris by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 53°F in March, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Parks
Find places to stay Mar 3 — 5:

Brussels, Belgium

— 1 night

Capital of Europe

The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
On the 6th (Sat), contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), see the interesting displays at Belgian Comic Strip Center, then make a trip to Grand Place, and finally see the interesting displays at Horta Museum (Musee Horta).

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Traveling by train from Paris to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Paris in March: highs in Brussels hover around 48°F, while lows dip to 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums · Historic Sites
Find places to stay Mar 5 — 6: