11 days in Europe Itinerary

11 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Rome, Italy
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Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
2
Noventa Padovana, Italy
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
Drive:  10 h 45 min
4
Cologne, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
5
Brussels, Belgium
— 1 day
Drive:  9 h 30 min
6
Toulouse, France
— 1 night
Drive:  2 h
7
Lourdes, France
— 1 day
Drive:  2 h 30 min
8
Bordeaux, France
— 2 nights
End: Bordeaux, France

2
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.
You've added Pantheon, Galleria Borghese, Colosseum, and other attractions to your itinerary. On the 2nd (Fri), get a taste of local nightlife at Cul de Sac Wine Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Sat): explore the ancient world of Colosseum and then admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rome trip itinerary planning website.

If you are flying in from Mauritius, the closest major aiports are Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and Ciampino–G. B. Pastine International Airport. In June, daytime highs in Rome are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. On the 4th (Sun), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Noventa Padovana.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Nightlife Museums
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Galleria Borghese
Galleria Borghese

1
night
Noventa Padovana, Italy

Noventa Padovana ©
Kick off your visit on the 4th (Sun): admire the striking features of Villa Marcello, Toniolo, Nani, Todeschini, contemplate the long history of I Molini di Dolo, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Piazza Maggiore, and finally examine the collection at Villa Pisani National Museum.

For ratings, photos, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Noventa Padovana trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Noventa Padovana in 5.5 hours. Another option is to do a combination of flight and car. Traveling from Rome in June, expect nights in Noventa Padovana to be about the same, around 23°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 30°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Florence.

Things to do in Noventa Padovana

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

I Molini di Dolo, Villa Pisani National Museum, Piazza Maggiore
Highlights from your plan
I Molini di Dolo ©
I Molini di Dolo
Villa Pisani National Museum ©
Villa Pisani National Museum

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 5th (Mon), take in panoramic vistas at Campanile di Giotto, make a trip to Palazzo Vecchio, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, thendon't miss a visit to The Baptistery of St. John, thensnap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, and finally don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo. On the 6th (Tue), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, contemplate the long history of Basilica of Santa Croce, thenadmire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi, and finally explore the world behind art at Pitti Palace.

For reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Florence trip planner.

Traveling by car from Noventa Padovana to Florence takes 3 hours. In June, daytime highs in Florence are 33°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Wed) so you can travel to Cologne.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore

2
nights
Cologne, Germany

Cologne ©
Though Cologne famously contains 12 Romanesque churches, the city's top prize remains its landmark Gothic cathedral.
Kick off your visit on the 7th (Wed): see the interesting displays at Chocolate Museum, take an in-depth tour of Roman-German Museum (Romisch-Germanisches Museum), thenadmire the masterpieces at Museum Ludwig, and finally wander the streets of Konigsallee. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 8th (Thu): take in the views from Hohenzollern Bridge, take an in-depth tour of Haus der Geschichte der Bundesrepublik Deutschland, pause for some serene contemplation at Bonner Munster, thenadmire the striking features of Cologne Cathedral, and finally admire the masterpieces at Wallraf-Richartz Museum.

To find maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Cologne trip planner.

Getting from Florence to Cologne by combination of flight and train takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a train. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Florence in June, with highs in Cologne at 26°C and lows at 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can go by car to Brussels.

Things to do in Cologne

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Bonn, Konigsallee
Highlights from your plan
Chocolate Museum ©
Chocolate Museum
Cologne Cathedral ©
Cologne Cathedral
Wallraf-Richartz Museum ©
Wallraf-Richartz Museum

1
day
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Start off your visit on the 9th (Fri): take a stroll through Place St. Gery, make a trip to Grand Place, and then pause for some photo ops at Manneken Pis.

To see maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Brussels trip planner.

Traveling by car from Cologne to Brussels takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Cologne in June, plan for little chillier days and about the same nights in Brussels: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Fri) early enough to travel to Toulouse.

Things to do in Brussels

Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Place St. Gery ©
Place St. Gery
Manneken Pis ©
Manneken Pis

1
night
Toulouse, France

Toulouse
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
For reviews, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Toulouse trip maker app.

Traveling by flight from Brussels to Toulouse takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Brussels in June: high temperatures in Toulouse hover around 30°C and lows are around 18°C. On the 10th (Sat), you're off to Lourdes.

Things to do in Toulouse

Outdoors Tours Nightlife

1
day
Lourdes, France

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Start off your visit on the 10th (Sat): explore the world behind art at Chateau Fort of Lourdes and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and tourist information, use the Lourdes trip website.

Traveling by car from Toulouse to Lourdes takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. While traveling from Toulouse, expect a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Lourdes, ranging from highs of 27°C to lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can drive to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes ©
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes
Chateau Fort of Lourdes ©
Chateau Fort of Lourdes

2
nights
Bordeaux, France

Bordeaux ©
With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sat): appreciate the extensive heritage of Place de la Bourse.

For where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Bordeaux day trip planning tool.

Drive from Lourdes to Bordeaux in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In June, plan for daily highs up to 29°C, and evening lows to 17°C. You'll have a few hours on the 12th (Mon) to wrap things up before traveling home.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion
Highlights from your plan
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion ©
Monolithic Church of Saint-Emilion
Place de la Bourse ©
Place de la Bourse
St. Andre Cathedral ©
St. Andre Cathedral

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