16 days in Europe Itinerary

16 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  10 h 30 min
1
Paris, France
— 1 night
Train:  2 h
2
Lyon, France
— 1 day
Train:  2 h
3
Montpellier, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 15 min
4
Nice, France
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h
5
Turin, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  1 h
6
Milan, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 30 min
7
Venice, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  2 h 15 min
8
Florence, Italy
— 1 day
Train:  2 h 45 min
9
Naples, Italy
— 1 night
Train:  4 h
10
Pisa, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
11
Rome, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  3 h 15 min
12
Positano, Italy
— 1 day
+2
Bus + Train + Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Toronto, Canada

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 11th (Sun): see the interesting displays at Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint Remy, then explore the historical opulence of Chateau of Vincennes, then pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise Saint-Andre, and finally catch a live event at Stade de France.

To see where to stay, photos, and tourist information, read Paris trip itinerary planning tool.

Toronto, Canada to Paris is an approximately 10.5- hour flight. You can also do a combination of ferry and flight; or do a combination of flight and train. Traveling from Toronto to Paris, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect a bit cooler evenings in Paris when traveling from Toronto in August, with lows around 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can take a train to Lyon.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Chateau of Vincennes, Eglise Saint-Andre, Eglise Saint Remy, Stade de France, Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins
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Chateau of Vincennes ©
Chateau of Vincennes
Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins ©
Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins
Eglise Saint Remy ©
Eglise Saint Remy

1
day
Lyon, France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Kick off your visit on the 12th (Mon): savor the flavors at Food & Drink, then contemplate the long history of Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste, and then take a stroll through The Presqu'ile.

To find more things to do, photos, and tourist information, read Lyon online attractions planner.

Traveling by train from Paris to Lyon takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and tram; or drive. In August in Lyon, expect temperatures between 32°C during the day and 19°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Montpellier.

Things to do in Lyon

Tours Historic Sites Neighborhoods
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The Presqu'ile ©
The Presqu'ile
Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste ©
Cathedral Saint Jean Baptiste

2
nights
Montpellier, France

Montpellier ©
"Montpellier is a modern, compact, and fast-growing city about 10 km (6 mi) inland from the Mediterranean coast with an active, youthful vibe.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): learn about winemaking at Bertrand Bosc and then enjoy the sand and surf at Petit Travers Beach.

To plan Montpellier vacation without wasting time, ask Inspirock to design an itinerary.

Getting from Lyon to Montpellier by train takes about 2 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August in Montpellier, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 21°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Nice.

Things to do in Montpellier

Wineries Outdoors Parks

Side Trip

Petit Travers Beach
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Bertrand Bosc ©
Bertrand Bosc

2
nights
Nice, France

Nice ©
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 14th (Wed), cruise along Tete de Chien, get to know the fascinating history of Promenade Le Corbusier, then explore the different monuments and memorials at Cemetery of the Old Chateau, then admire the masterpieces at Musee Renoir, and finally get to know the fascinating history of Tourrettes-sur-Loup. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Thu): go for a stroll along the water at Old Harbor (La Darse), hike along Saint Jean-Cap-Ferrat Hike, then steep yourself in history at Villa Kerylos, and finally appreciate the extensive heritage of Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche.

To see ratings, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Nice itinerary maker app.

Getting from Montpellier to Nice by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Montpellier in August, plan for a bit warmer nights in Nice, with lows around 25°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Fri) early enough to go by car to Turin.

Things to do in Nice

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Musee Renoir, Tourrettes-sur-Loup, Cemetery of the Old Chateau, Chemin Frédéric Nietzsche, Villa Kerylos
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Tourrettes-sur-Loup ©
Tourrettes-sur-Loup
Cemetery of the Old Chateau ©
Cemetery of the Old Chateau
Musee Renoir ©
Musee Renoir

1
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Turin, Italy

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.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Fri): indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, read Turin trip builder app.

Traveling by car from Nice to Turin takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Nice in August, expect Turin to be a bit cooler, temps between 28°C and 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) so you can take a train to Milan.

Things to do in Turin

Tours
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Wine Tours & Tastings

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night
Milan, Italy

Milan ©
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.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di S. Barbara, get engrossed in the history at Galleria 92, then see the interesting displays at Casa Milan, then pause for some serene contemplation at Certosa di Milano, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie.

To find maps, photos, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Milan tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Turin to Milan by train takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Turin in August, you will find days in Milan are a bit warmer (34°C), and nights are about the same (22°C). Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Milan

Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chiesa di S. Barbara, Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie
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Casa Milan ©
Casa Milan
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie ©
Chiesa di Santa Maria delle Grazie
Certosa di Milano ©
Certosa di Milano

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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.
On the 18th (Sun), buy something for everyone on your list at T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, do a tasting at Orto di Venezia, then admire the masterpieces at Casa Museo Andrich, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Basilica di Santa Maria Assunta e Chiesa di Santa Fosca.

To see reviews, photos, maps, and other tourist information, use the Venice trip website.

You can take a train from Milan to Venice in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of flight and train. In August, daytime highs in Venice are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Shopping Wineries

Side Trips

Torcello, Church of Santa Maria e San Donato, Orto di Venezia
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Church of Santa Maria e San Donato ©
Church of Santa Maria e San Donato
T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi ©
T Fondaco Dei Tedeschi

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day
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Mon): examine the collection at Convento di San Francesco, admire the natural beauty at Giardino Bardini, then steep yourself in history at Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, and finally get engrossed in the history at Corridoio Vasariano.

For reviews, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Florence travel route website.

Traveling by train from Venice to Florence takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. August in Florence sees daily highs of 35°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Naples.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Florence American Cemetery and Memorial, Convento di San Francesco
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Corridoio Vasariano ©
Corridoio Vasariano
Convento di San Francesco ©
Convento di San Francesco
Giardino Bardini ©
Giardino Bardini

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night
Naples, Italy

Naples ©
Naples is the capital of the Italian region Campania and the third-largest municipality in Italy after Rome and Milan. Kick off your visit on the 20th (Tue): explore the ancient world of The Neapolis Buried, then steep yourself in history at Catacombe di San Gaudioso, then contemplate the long history of Museo delle Arti Sanitarie, and finally explore the world behind art at Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro.

To find reviews, photos, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Naples trip planner.

Traveling by train from Florence to Naples takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or drive. Traveling from Florence in August, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Naples, with lows of 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Pisa.

Things to do in Naples

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums
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Catacombe di San Gaudioso ©
Catacombe di San Gaudioso
Museo delle Arti Sanitarie ©
Museo delle Arti Sanitarie
Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro ©
Museo del Tesoro di San Gennaro

3
nights
Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 21st (Wed): stroll through Bagno Carlo, then learn about winemaking at Fattoria al Dotto, and then explore the different monuments and memorials at Camposanto. Keep things going the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Bagno Stella Focette, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Madonna del Ghisallo, and then explore the historical opulence of Castello dei Vicari.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Pisa online vacation planner.

Take a train from Naples to Pisa in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Naples in August, Pisa is little chillier at night with lows of 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Fri) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Pisa

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Marina di Pietrasanta, Madonna del Ghisallo, Fattoria al Dotto, Castello dei Vicari
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Fattoria al Dotto ©
Fattoria al Dotto
Camposanto ©
Camposanto
Bagno Stella Focette ©
Bagno Stella Focette

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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 23rd (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chiesa di San Nicola and then kick back and relax at Stabilimento Balneare le Palme.

Start your trip to Rome by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Pisa to Rome takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. In August in Rome, expect temperatures between 38°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Positano.

Things to do in Rome

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trip

Chiesa di San Nicola
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Chiesa di San Nicola ©
Chiesa di San Nicola

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day
Positano, Italy

Positano
Often referred to as the gem of the Amalfi Coast, Positano remains one of southern Italy's most sought-after vacation locales, thanks to its hillside location and picturesque, pastel buildings.
For other places to visit, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, read Positano tour itinerary builder website.

You can drive from Rome to Positano in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, subway, and bus; or take a bus. August in Positano sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 24th (Sat).

Things to do in Positano

Tours Outdoors Transportation
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