19 days in Italy, Spain & Paris Itinerary

19 days in Italy, Spain & Paris Itinerary

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Start: Denver, United States
Fly:  16 h
1
Paris, France
— 4 nights
Fly:  4 h 30 min
2
Turin, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
3
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
4
Florence, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h 30 min
5
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  5 h
6
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Train:  2 h 30 min
7
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly + Drive:  14 h 30 min
End: Denver, United States


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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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Seine River and Ile Saint-Louis. Do some cultural sightseeing at Montmartre and Fondation Claude Monet. When in Paris, make a side trip to see Arboretum des Grandes Bruyères in Ingrannes, approximately Ingrannes away. And it doesn't end there: see the interesting displays at Musee de l'Orangerie, appreciate the extensive heritage of Latin Quarter, admire the striking features of Sainte-Chapelle, and explore the world behind art at Musee De Cluny.

For ratings, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary builder site.

Denver, USA to Paris is an approximately 13.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 8 hours traveling from Denver to Paris. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Paris when traveling from Denver in May, with lows around 11°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Thu) early enough to travel to Turin.

Things to do in Paris

Parks Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Fondation Claude Monet, Arboretum des Grandes Bruyères
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Montmartre ©
Montmartre
Musee de l'Orangerie ©
Musee de l'Orangerie
Fondation Claude Monet ©
Fondation Claude Monet

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.
On the 24th (Thu), explore the world behind art at Museo Egizio, take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Colline di Torino, and then identify plant and animal life at Parco Agronaturale della Dora Riparia.

To find traveler tips, photos, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Turin attractions website.

You can fly from Paris to Turin in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. May in Turin sees daily highs of 20°C and lows of 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Venice.

Things to do in Turin

Parks Outdoors Trails

Side Trip

Parco Agronaturale della Dora Riparia
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Museo Egizio ©
Museo Egizio
Parco Agronaturale della Dora Riparia ©
Parco Agronaturale della Dora Riparia
Colline di Torino
Colline di Torino

1
night
Venice, Italy

Venice ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 25th (Fri): stop by Dorsoduro, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute, then examine the collection at Doge's Palace, and finally don't miss a visit to Basilica di San Marco. Here are some ideas for day two: contemplate the waterfront views at Canal Grande, identify plant and animal life at Oasi Ca' di Mezzo, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Blue Moon.

To see more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, use the Venice tour itinerary tool.

Take a train from Turin to Venice in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. While traveling from Turin, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Venice, ranging from highs of 26°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sat) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Blue Moon, Oasi Ca' di Mezzo
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Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute ©
Basilica di Santa Maria della Salute

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 (Sun), take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, then explore the historical opulence of Castello di Verrazzano, and then shop like a local with Chianti Cashmere Goat Farm. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Easy Living - Spiaggia sull'Arno, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of The Baptistery of St. John.

To find photos, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Florence trip builder site.

You can take a train from Venice to Florence in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In May, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Rome.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Wineries Outdoors

Side Trips

Castello di Verrazzano, Chianti Cashmere Goat Farm
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Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Visiting Colle del Gianicolo and Point Break will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Riva di Polline and Sabbianera Super Beach.

To see ratings, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Rome road trip site.

Take a train from Florence to Rome in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. Traveling from Florence in May, plan for somewhat warmer nights in Rome, with lows around 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 31st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Rome

Parks Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Riva di Polline, Sabbianera Super Beach, Point Break
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Colle del Gianicolo ©
Colle del Gianicolo
Sabbianera Super Beach ©
Sabbianera Super Beach

3
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.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): take a stroll through Ciutat Vella, then appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, and then stroll through Delta del Llobregat. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: don't miss a visit to Casa Batllo, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then admire the landmark architecture of Recinte Modernista de Sant Pau, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

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Traveling by flight from Rome to Barcelona takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. In May, daily temperatures in Barcelona can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Delta del Llobregat
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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Parque Natural Hayedo de Tejera Negra and Bodegas Tierras de Orgaz. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Madrid: Chorrera de los Litueros (in Somosierra) and Casco Historico de Toledo (in Toledo). There's much more to do: admire the landmark architecture of Royal Palace of Madrid, take a stroll through Gay Madrid & the Chueca District, and make a trip to Plaza Mayor.

To find ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Madrid tour itinerary planner.

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. When traveling from Barcelona in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 36°C, while nights are little chillier with lows around 19°C. On the 6th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Chorrera de los Litueros, Parque Natural Hayedo de Tejera Negra, Casco Historico de Toledo, Bodegas Tierras de Orgaz
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Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Royal Palace of Madrid ©
Royal Palace of Madrid
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza ©
Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza

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