15 days in Europe Itinerary

15 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  26 h
1
Lisbon, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  2 h 30 min
2
Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  5 h 15 min
3
Paris, France
— 1 night
Fly:  3 h 45 min
4
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  15 min
5
La Condamine, Monaco
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
6
Turin, Italy
— 1 night
Fly:  4 h 30 min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
8
Madrid, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  25 h
End: Sydney, Australia


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1
night
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
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 14th (Fri): take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, don't miss a visit to Belém Tower, then observe the fascinating underwater world at Lisbon Oceanarium, and finally make a trip to Elevador de Santa Justa. Keep things going the next day: take in the exciting artwork at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian, tour the water at your own pace with Nosso Tejo, then pause for some photo ops at Arco do Triunfo, and finally steep yourself in history at Castelo de S. Jorge.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lisbon trip itinerary builder website.

Sydney, Australia to Lisbon is an approximately 26- hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to Lisbon due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sydney in September, expect Lisbon to be a bit warmer, temps between 32°C and 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to travel to Porto.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower
Lisbon Oceanarium ©
Lisbon Oceanarium

1
night
Porto, Portugal

Porto ©
Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): don't miss a visit to Estadio do Dragao, then get into the urban bustle at Palacio da Bolsa, then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally take in the views from Ponte de Dom Luis I.

To see maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Porto road trip planning tool.

Getting from Lisbon to Porto by flight takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Lisbon in September, with highs in Porto at 27°C and lows at 15°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Sun) early enough to travel to Paris.

Things to do in Porto

Historic Sites Shopping
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Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa
Ponte de Dom Luis I ©
Ponte de Dom Luis I
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)

1
night
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 17th (Mon): contemplate the long history of Sainte-Chapelle, admire the striking features of Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris, and then explore the world behind art at Louvre Museum. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay, admire the landmark architecture of Arc de Triomphe, and then don't miss a visit to Eiffel Tower.

For ratings, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Paris road trip planning site.

You can fly from Porto to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and train; or drive. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in September, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) so you can travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris ©
Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris

2
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
On the 19th (Wed), savor the flavors at Food & Drink and then admire the masterpieces at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Eze Sur Mer Strand, visit Vieille Ville, and then get great views at Colline du Chateau overlook.

To find ratings, more things to do, photos, and tourist information, refer to the Nice journey builder website.

Getting from Paris to Nice by flight takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. In September, Nice is somewhat warmer than Paris - with highs of 28°C and lows of 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 20th (Thu) so you can go by car to La Condamine.

Things to do in Nice

Tours Museums Beaches

Side Trip

Eze Sur Mer Strand
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Food Tours
Colline du Chateau overlook ©
Colline du Chateau overlook
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

1
night
La Condamine, Monaco

La Condamine ©
La Condamine is the central Ward in the Principality of Monaco. Kick off your visit on the 21st (Fri): explore the historical opulence of Prince's Palace, then Head underground at Jardin Exotique de Monaco, and then try to win big at Casino of Monte-Carlo.

To find maps, where to stay, and tourist information, read our La Condamine travel itinerary planner.

La Condamine is very close to Nice. In September, daily temperatures in La Condamine can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 20°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) early enough to drive to Turin.

Things to do in La Condamine

Fun & Games Casinos Historic Sites

Side Trips

Prince's Palace, Casino of Monte-Carlo
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Casino of Monte-Carlo ©
Casino of Monte-Carlo
Prince's Palace ©
Prince's Palace
Jardin Exotique de Monaco ©
Jardin Exotique de Monaco

1
night
Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Sat): admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio.

To see traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Turin travel itinerary planner.

You can drive from La Condamine to Turin in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and bus; or take a bus. In September, Turin is little chillier than La Condamine - with highs of 24°C and lows of 17°C. On the 22nd (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Turin

Museums
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio

2
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
On the 23rd (Sun), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, admire the striking features of Casa Mila - La Pedrera, then admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally admire the striking features of Casa Batllo. Keep things going the next day: walk around Parc Guell, then catch a live event at Camp Nou, and then stop by El Barri Gòtic.

For where to stay, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Turin to Barcelona takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In September, Barcelona is somewhat warmer than Turin - with highs of 30°C and lows of 21°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
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Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia

2
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
On the 25th (Tue), walk around Parque del Retiro, contemplate the long history of Royal Palace of Madrid, and then steep yourself in history at Plaza Mayor. On the 26th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: ponder the design of Plaza de Cibeles and then explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum.

For where to stay, other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid trip itinerary maker site.

You can take a train from Barcelona to Madrid in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in September, plan for slightly colder nights in Madrid, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Wed) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum

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