8 days in Europe Itinerary

8 days in Europe Itinerary

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8 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: London, United Kingdom
1
London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
2
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
3
Rome, Italy
— 1 day
Fly:  5​h
4
Prague, Czech Republic
— 1 night
Drive:  3​h 30​min
5
Berlin, Germany
— 3 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
End: London, United Kingdom

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London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
On the 2nd (Fri), make a trip to Big Ben, then admire the landmark architecture of Westminster Abbey, then explore the historical opulence of Buckingham Palace, and finally admire the masterpieces at National Gallery. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, and then take an in-depth tour of Natural History Museum.

To see photos, where to stay, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our London driving holiday planning tool .

If you are flying in from United Kingdom, the closest major airports are London Heathrow Airport, London Gatwick Airport, London Stansted Airport, London City Airport, London Luton Airport and Southend Airport. August in London sees daily highs of 26°C and lows of 15°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

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National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace
Westminster Abbey ©
Westminster Abbey

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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 4th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral, then admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then stroll around Parc Guell, and finally pause for some photo ops at Casa Batllo.

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You can fly from London to Barcelona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from London to Barcelona is 1 hour. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from London in August: high temperatures in Barcelona hover around 33°C and lows are around 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Sun) early enough to travel to Rome.

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Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

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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.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Mon): ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, make a trip to Pantheon, then get to know the fascinating history of Piazza Navona, then contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica, and finally steep yourself in history at Colosseum.

For photos, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary maker site .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Rome takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in August, you will find days in Rome are a bit warmer (38°C), and nights are about the same (24°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Mon) so you can travel to Prague.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
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Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

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Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
On the 6th (Tue), wander the streets of Old Town Square, explore the historical opulence of Prague Castle, then admire the landmark architecture of St. Vitus Cathedral, and finally don't miss a visit to Charles Bridge.

To find photos, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Prague holiday website .

Traveling by flight from Rome to Prague takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect little chillier temperatures when traveling from Rome in August; daily highs in Prague reach 28°C and lows reach 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 6th (Tue) early enough to drive to Berlin.

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Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge
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StaromEstske namEsti

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Berlin, Germany

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
On the 7th (Wed), contemplate the long history of Memorial of the Berlin Wall, then admire the striking features of Reichstag Building, then pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and finally see the interesting displays at Topography of Terror. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the masterpieces at Pergamonmuseum, then don't miss a visit to Mauermuseum - Museum Haus am Checkpoint Charlie, and then get the lay of the land with Walking tours.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Berlin vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can drive from Prague to Berlin in 3.5 hours. Other options are to fly; or take a train. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Berlin

Museums Historic Sites Tours
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Reichstag Building ©
Reichstag Building
Pergamonmuseum ©
Pergamonmuseum

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