15 days in France, Italy & Greece Itinerary

15 days in France, Italy & Greece Itinerary

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1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
2
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Athens, Greece
— 4 nights

4
nights
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.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Cathédrale Notre-Dame de Paris and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre. Louvre Museum and Sainte-Chapelle are good opportunities to explore the local culture. The adventure continues: step off the mainland to explore Ile Saint-Louis, take a stroll through Île de la Cité, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, and get a taste of the local shopping with Champs-Elysees.

For reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Paris online trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time to Central European Standard Time is minus 9 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Sydney in May: high temperatures in Paris hover around °C and lows are around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Wed) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks
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Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre ©
Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre
Sainte-Chapelle ©
Sainte-Chapelle

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Florence, Italy

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Gallerie Degli Uffizi and Museo Nazionale del Bargello will appeal to museum buffs. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica of Santa Croce and Museo di San Marco. Go for a jaunt from Florence to Certaldo to see Comune Di Certaldo about 1h 5 min away. Next up on the itinerary: take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, admire the striking features of Loggia dei Lanzi, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read our Florence online journey planner.

You can fly from Paris to Florence in 5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer weather when traveling from Paris in May: highs in Florence hover around °C, while lows dip to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) to allow enough time to take a train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trip

Comune Di Certaldo
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Basilica of Santa Croce ©
Basilica of Santa Croce

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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.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Sat): explore the striking landscape at Colle del Gianicolo, thentake a stroll through Trastevere, and then delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

To see where to stay, reviews, photos, and other tourist information, use the Rome trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Rome takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, expect somewhat warmer with lows of °C in Rome. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Sun) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Rome

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Trastevere ©
Trastevere
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Colle del Gianicolo ©
Colle del Gianicolo

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Athens, Greece

Athens ©
One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Acropolis of Athens and Temple of Poseidon. Appreciate the collections at Acropolis Museum and Museum of Cycladic Art. Next up on the itinerary: pause for some photo ops at Erechtheion, admire the masterpieces at National Archaeological Museum, delve into the distant past at Temple of Olympian Zeus, and wander the streets of Monastiraki.

To find ratings, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Athens trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Athens takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Traveling from Rome to Athens, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Rome in May since evenings lows in Athens dip to °C. On the 14th (Thu), you'll have the morning to explore before heading back home.

Things to do in Athens

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Glyfada Beach, Temple of Poseidon
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Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Temple of Poseidon ©
Temple of Poseidon
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

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