18 days in Western Europe & Italy Itinerary

18 days in Western Europe & Italy Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Paris, France
— 3 nights
2
Bath, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
3
York, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
4
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
5
Assisi, Italy
— 1 night
6
Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
8
Noto, Italy
— 2 nights


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3
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.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Mon): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint Baudile, stop by World of Disney, thenexplore the historical opulence of Chateau of Vincennes, thenexamine the collection at National Museum of Natural History, and finally get engrossed in the history at Memorial De La Shoah. On the 16th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: engage your brain at Musee des Arts et Metiers, examine the collection at Musee du Parfum - Fragonard, don't miss a visit to Place Vendome, don't miss a visit to Luxembourg Palace, thenmake a trip to Pont-Neuf, and finally don't miss a visit to Hotel de Ville.

To see maps, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Paris planning app.

Los Angeles, USA to Paris is an approximately 14-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 9 hours traveling from Los Angeles to Paris. Traveling from Los Angeles in July, expect slightly colder with lows of °F in Paris. Cap off your sightseeing on the 17th (Wed) early enough to travel to Bath.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Childrens Museums

Side Trips

Eglise Saint Baudile, World of Disney, Chateau of Vincennes
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Memorial De La Shoah ©
Memorial De La Shoah
Chateau of Vincennes ©
Chateau of Vincennes
World of Disney ©
World of Disney

2
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Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Wed): contemplate the long history of The Old Station Tintern, take in the architecture and atmosphere at The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon, don't miss a visit to Great Pulteney Street, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Queens Square, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Bath City Church. Here are some ideas for day two: step into the grandiose world of Caldicot Castle, steep yourself in history at Blaise Hamlet, appreciate the history behind Admiral Arthur Phillip Memorial Globe, thenexplore the world behind art at Museum of Bath Architecture, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Michael's Church Without.

To see traveler tips, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bath trip itinerary maker app.

Getting from Paris to Bath by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Paris to Bath, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to York.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Blaise Hamlet, The Saxon Church, Bradford on Avon, Caldicot Castle, The Old Station Tintern
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The Old Station Tintern ©
The Old Station Tintern
Caldicot Castle ©
Caldicot Castle
Bath City Church ©
Bath City Church

2
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York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): look for gifts at Fudge Kitchen York, thentake an in-depth tour of Richard III Experience at Monk Bar, thentake an in-depth tour of Henry VII Experience at Micklegate Bar, and finally stroll around Rowntree Park. On the 20th (Sat), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: appreciate the extensive heritage of Le Bydoulre Tower, learn about all things military at The York Army Museum, admire the striking features of The Hospitium, contemplate the long history of Bootham Bar, thenindulge your thirst for a good beer at Brew York, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Monkbar Gate York.

To see maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the York driving holiday tool.

Getting from Bath to York by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of flight and train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Sun) so you can catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums Historic Sites Parks
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Richard III Experience at Monk Bar ©
Richard III Experience at Monk Bar
Bootham Bar ©
Bootham Bar
The Hospitium ©
The Hospitium

2
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Deepen your sense of the past at sights like The Old Town Jail and Mar's Wark. Do some cultural sightseeing at Church of the Holy Rude and Dunfermline Abbey and Palace. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Stirling Bridge (in Stirling), Callendar House (in Falkirk) and Dunblane Cathedral (in Dunblane). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Pickering's Gin Distillery, see the interesting displays at Writers' Museum, steep yourself in history at Hopetoun House, and admire the landmark architecture of The Royal Burgh of Culross.

To see other places to visit, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, you can read our Edinburgh trip planner.

Take a train from York to Edinburgh in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from York in July, you will find days in Edinburgh are slightly colder (°F), and nights are about the same (°F). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Tue) to allow time to travel to Assisi.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Stirling, Blackness Castle, Callendar House, Aberdour Castle, The Royal Burgh of Culross
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Gladstone's Land ©
Gladstone's Land
Blackness Castle ©
Blackness Castle
Aberdour Castle ©
Aberdour Castle

1
night
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
On the 24th (Wed), see the interesting displays at Museo del Tesoro e Collezione F.M. Perkins, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza Superiore di San Francesco, make a trip to Piazza Inferiore di San Francesco, contemplate the long history of Casa del Maestri Comacini, thenget to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico di Assisi, and finally make a trip to Oratorio S. Francesco Piccolino.

For photos, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Assisi trip itinerary planner.

You can do a combination of flight and train from Edinburgh to Assisi in 9.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or fly. Traveling from Edinburgh to Assisi, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Edinburgh, expect warmer days and somewhat warmer nights in Assisi, ranging from highs of °F to lows of °F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Thu) early enough to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Museums
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Piazza Superiore di San Francesco ©
Piazza Superiore di San Francesco
Centro Storico di Assisi ©
Centro Storico di Assisi
Casa del Maestri Comacini ©
Casa del Maestri Comacini

2
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 25th (Thu), take in the spiritual surroundings of Abazzia di Torri, take in the exciting artwork at Balducci Ceramica, steep yourself in history at Mura di San Gimignano, thenview the masterpieces at Galleria Gagliardi, and finally deepen your understanding at Scuola di Cucina di Lella. On the 26th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: contemplate the long history of Palazzo Chigi Saracini, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cappella di Piazza, take in the spiritual surroundings of Sinagoga di Siena, pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica di San Clemente in Santa Maria dei Servi, thenhave fun and explore at Museo di Storia Naturale dell'Accademia dei Fisiocritici, and finally contemplate the long history of Palazzo Piccolomini.

To find where to stay, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, you can read our Siena trip planner.

Drive from Assisi to Siena in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Sat) so you can go by car to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Museums Shopping

Side Trips

San Gimignano, Abazzia di Torri
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Abazzia di Torri ©
Abazzia di Torri
Cappella di Piazza ©
Cappella di Piazza
Sinagoga di Siena ©
Sinagoga di Siena

1
night
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 27th (Sat), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church and Museum of Orsanmichele, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di Santa Maria del Carmine, contemplate the long history of Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, thenexplore the venue of Palazzo Strozzi, thenexamine the collection at Museo di Palazzo Davanzati, and finally take an in-depth tour of Corridoio Vasariano.

To find photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, go to the Florence online driving holiday planner.

Drive from Siena to Florence in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In July in Florence, expect temperatures between °F during the day and °F at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Noto.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Florence American Cemetery and Memorial
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Church and Museum of Orsanmichele ©
Church and Museum of Orsanmichele
Florence American Cemetery and Memorial ©
Florence American Cemetery and Memorial
Corridoio Vasariano ©
Corridoio Vasariano

2
nights
Noto, Italy

Noto
Noto is a city and comune in the Province of Syracuse, Sicily, Italy. On the 29th (Mon), get engrossed in the history at Farmacia Vindigni, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa di San Carlo Borromeo, make a trip to Palazzo Ducezio, thenpause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Madonna del Carmine, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa San Domenico, and finally contemplate the long history of Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Monastero del San salvatore, explore the historical opulence of Palazzo Castelluccio, pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa Santa Chiara, examine the collection at Villa Romana del Tellaro, thensteep yourself in history at Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Parrocchia Ss Annunziata.

To find photos and tourist information, go to the Noto attractions planner.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Noto takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Noto

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Ispica, Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
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Chiesa di San Carlo Borromeo
Chiesa di San Carlo Borromeo
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto ©
Late Baroque Towns of the Val di Noto
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore ©
Basilica di Santa Maria Maggiore

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