14 days in Spain, Italy & Greece Itinerary

14 days in Spain, Italy & Greece Itinerary

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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
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Milan, Italy
— 2 nights
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Venice, Italy
— 2 nights
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Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
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Heraklion, Greece
— 2 nights
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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.
Start off your visit on the 20th (Wed): enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de La Barceloneta and then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica de la Sagrada Familia. On the 21st (Thu), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Las Ramblas, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, and then admire the landmark architecture of Casa Batllo.

For maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Barcelona tour planner.

New Delhi, India to Barcelona is an approximately 13.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from New Delhi to Barcelona is minus 4.5 hours. Expect slightly colder temperatures when traveling from New Delhi in July; daily highs in Barcelona reach 34°C and lows reach 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks · Beaches
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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 22nd (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Acqua e Sale - Stabilimento Balneare and then look for gifts at Elena Kihlman Designer Concept Store. On the next day, explore the world behind art at Vatican Museums, take a stroll through Trastevere, and then stop by Antica Caciara Trasteverina.

For reviews, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Rome online day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In July, daily temperatures in Rome can reach 37°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sun) to allow time to fly to Milan.

Things to do in Rome

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

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Milan, Italy

— 2 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
On the 24th (Sun), learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Parco Faunistico Le Cornelle and then take in the pleasant sights at I Navigli. Keep things going the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Duomo di Milano, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco.

For traveler tips, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, you can read our Milan planner.

You can fly from Rome to Milan in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Rome in July, expect little chillier with lows of 21°C in Milan. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can go by car to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Zoos & Aquariums · Parks · Shopping

Side Trip

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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 26th (Tue), take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilica di Santa Maria Gloriosa dei Frari, then explore the world behind art at Peggy Guggenheim Collection, then contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, and finally wander the streets of Cannaregio. On the next day, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, then make a trip to Piazza San Marco, then snap pictures at Ponte dei Sospiri, and finally wander the streets of Dorsoduro.

To find other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Venice trip maker website.

Traveling by car from Milan to Venice takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 22°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Athens.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Museums · Parks
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Athens, Greece

— 2 nights

The Birthplace of Democracy

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
On the 28th (Thu), delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 29th (Fri): visit Monastiraki, look for gifts at Didw Athens, then delve into the distant past at Parthenon, and finally look for gifts at ChiliMenta.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Athens online tour planner.

You can fly from Venice to Athens in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and bus. Traveling from Venice to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Venice in July, Athens is a bit warmer at night with lows of 28°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to fly to Heraklion.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Shopping · Museums
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Heraklion, Greece

— 2 nights
Crete's largest city, Heraklion remains best known for its proximity to a sprawling Bronze Age archaeological site, once the center of a vanished Minoan civilization.
On the 31st (Sun), explore the ancient world of The Palace of Knossos, look for gifts at Eli's Ceramic Art, then get engrossed in the history at Heraklion Archaeological Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Historical Museum of Crete.

To find maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Heraklion online trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Athens to Heraklion takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry; or ride a ferry. When traveling from Athens in July, plan for slightly colder days in Heraklion, with highs around 34°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Mon) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Heraklion

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping

Side Trip

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Spain travel guide

4.5
Beaches · Churches · Landmarks
A colorful country known for its relaxed lifestyle, vibrant nightlife, excellent food, and world-famous folklore and festivals, Spain boasts a huge number of World Heritage Sites and other spectacular places to visit. It also deserves its reputation as a beach vacation destination; the Western edge of the Mediterranean Sea is home to some of the world’s top beaches. But Spain’s geography is so much more than just soft, sandy shores. Its landscapes are as diverse as its people, ranging from lush meadows and snowy mountains to huge marshes and sprawling deserts. The countryside bursts with unspoiled villages of timeless beauty and old-world charm, as well as vast and varied nature preserves.

Italy travel guide

4.6
Landmarks · Ruins · Beaches
Italy is a land of high fashion, fine art, exquisite architecture, luxury sports cars, outstanding cuisine--and an insatiable taste for "la dolce vita." It's also home to the greatest number of World Heritage Sites in the world, making it an ideal place for your next holiday. The country boasts a varied landscape of mountain ranges, alpine lakes, and coastal towns, so it's no wonder travelers often refer to it as the bel paese (beautiful country). With so many places to visit, visitors often have a difficult time planning their itinerary. The smaller villages each feature a distinct character and a blend of architecture, art, and cuisine. In the country, you'll find countless archeological sites dating back to Roman times and beyond. The country's cities and seaside resorts are cosmopolitan powerhouses with museums, galleries, restaurants, shops, open-air markets, and pedestrian-friendly historic areas.

Greece travel guide

4.2
Beaches · Ruins · Nightlife
Few places manage to capture the world's imagination quite like Greece, a land of sun-kissed coastlines, tranquil whitewashed villages, lively seaside towns, and well-preserved ancient sites. One of the world's top tourist destinations since ancient times, the country draws nearly 20 million visitors each year. Athens, the birthplace of Western civilization, continues to attract the biggest crowds and serves as a base for exploring the country and its 227 inhabited islands. Away from its cities, Greece features a picturesque countryside of olive groves, vineyards, and tiny settlements nestled against rolling hills and rugged mountain ranges. Explore the old mainland on foot and discover the islands on a guided boat or ferry tour.