14 days in Europe Itinerary

14 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe attractions planner

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Budapest, Hungary
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Budapest, Hungary

— 2 nights

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 2nd (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Vajdahunyad Castle (Vajdahunyadvar), admire the striking features of Hungarian Parliament Building, steep yourself in history at Fisherman's Bastion, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Matthias Church, and finally snap pictures at Szechenyi Lanchid. On the 3rd (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Shoes on the Danube Bank, pause for some serene contemplation at St. Stephen's Basilica (Szent Istvan Bazilika), then don't miss a visit to Heroes' Square, and finally examine the collection at House of Terror Museum.

To find photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Budapest trip planning tool.

Chennai, India to Budapest is an approximately 16-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from India Standard Time (IST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 4.5 hours. Expect much colder temperatures when traveling from Chennai in April; daily highs in Budapest reach 20°C and lows reach 5°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Venice.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites · Museums
Find places to stay Apr 1 — 3:

Venice, Italy

— 2 nights

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.
On the 4th (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, admire the masterpieces at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then explore the activities along Canal Grande, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio. Here are some ideas for day two: take in panoramic vistas at St Mark's Campanile, admire the striking features of Basilica di San Marco, then contemplate the long history of Ponte dei Sospiri, then see the interesting displays at Doge's Palace, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Piazza San Marco.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Venice tour itinerary site.

You can fly from Budapest to Venice in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a shuttle. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Venice when traveling from Budapest in April, with lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Museums · Nature · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 3 — 5:

Florence, Italy

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 6th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica of Santa Croce, then admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, then make a trip to Piazzale Michelangelo, and finally admire the natural beauty at The Boboli Gardens. On the next day, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, take in the spiritual surroundings of Campanile di Giotto, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, then contemplate the long history of Palazzo Vecchio, and finally make a trip to The Baptistery of St. John.

To find photos, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Florence attractions planner.

Drive from Venice to Florence in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Wed) to allow time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 5 — 7:

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.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Thu): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, then delve into the distant past at Pantheon, then contemplate the long history of Colosseum, and finally explore the ancient world of Palatine Hill. On the next day, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Navona, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Santa Maria in Trastevere.

To find ratings, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Rome trip planning tool.

You can take a train from Florence to Rome in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. April in Rome sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 11°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

Find places to stay Apr 7 — 9:

Lisbon, Portugal

— 2 nights

City of Seven Hills

Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): admire the landmark architecture of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, then don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then meet the residents at Lisbon Oceanarium, and finally snap pictures at Vasco da Gama Bridge. On your second day here, take a stroll through Alfama, then step into the grandiose world of Castelo de S. Jorge, then don't miss a visit to Elevador de Santa Justa, and finally don't miss a visit to Praca do Comercio (Terreiro do Paco).

To see photos, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip builder site.

You can fly from Rome to Lisbon in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Rome to Lisbon. April in Lisbon sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sun) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites · Parks · Zoos & Aquariums · Neighborhoods
Find places to stay Apr 9 — 11:

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 12th (Mon), take a stroll through Las Ramblas, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and then stroll around Parc Guell. On the 13th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

To find photos, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona tour app.

Traveling by flight from Lisbon to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. The time zone difference moving from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is 1 hour. In April in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 13°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks
Find places to stay Apr 11 — 13: