15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

15 days in Western Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Western Europe trip planner

Plan created by another user. Make it yours

Route & dates

1
Barcelona, Spain
— 1 night
2
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Vienna, Austria
— 2 nights
5
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
6
Brussels, Belgium
— 2 nights
7
Paris, France
— 2 nights

1
night
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 9th (Mon): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral and then take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Tue): shop like a local with La Boqueria, make a trip to Casa Batllo, thenmake a trip to Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, and finally stroll around Parc Guell.

To see ratings, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read our Barcelona trip planner.

Lima, Peru to Barcelona is an approximately 16-hour flight. You'll lose 6 hours traveling from Lima to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lima in November, things will get a bit cooler in Barcelona: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Tue) so you can travel to Rome.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell

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.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): admire the local landmark of Trevi Fountain, delve into the distant past at Pantheon, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of St. Louis of the French, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza Navona, and finally explore the world behind art at Galleria Borghese. On the next day, make a trip to Spanish Steps, thenpause for some serene contemplation at St. Peter's Basilica, thendelve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, and finally delve into the distant past at Colosseum.

For photos, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, read Rome day trip planner.

You can fly from Barcelona to Rome in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November in Rome, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trip

St. Peter's Basilica
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Trevi Fountain ©
Trevi Fountain
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Fri): admire the masterpieces at Pitti Palace, don't miss a visit to Piazzale Michelangelo, thenponder the world of politics at Palazzo Vecchio, thendon't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria, and finally contemplate in the serene atmosphere at The Baptistery of St. John. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, thenadmire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, and finally steep yourself in history at Basilica of Santa Croce.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Florence trip planning website.

Getting from Rome to Florence by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. November in Florence sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) so you can travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore
Pitti Palace ©
Pitti Palace
Florence Academy of Fine Arts ©
Florence Academy of Fine Arts

2
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
On the 15th (Sun), admire the masterpieces at Albertina, step into the grandiose world of Schonbrunn Palace, and then get to know the resident critters at Schönbrunn Zoo. Keep things going the next day: explore the galleries of Belvedere Palace, thenexamine the collection at The Hofburg, thenexamine the collection at Judenplatz Holocaust Memorial, and finally don't miss a visit to St. Stephen's Cathedral.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna online trip builder.

Traveling by flight from Florence to Vienna takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, Vienna is slightly colder than Florence - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Mon) so you can travel to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Vienna

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Schonbrunn  Palace ©
Schonbrunn Palace
St. Stephen's Cathedral ©
St. Stephen's Cathedral
Belvedere Palace ©
Belvedere Palace

2
nights
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Amsterdam ©
Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Tue): admire the masterpieces at Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House), get engrossed in the history at Anne Frank House, thenstroll around Vondelpark, and finally see the interesting displays at Madame Tussauds Amsterdam. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Van Gogh Museum, explore the world behind art at Rijksmuseum, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Heineken Experience.

Find out how to plan Amsterdam trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

You can fly from Vienna to Amsterdam in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Amsterdam can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Wed) early enough to drive to Brussels.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums Historic Sites Breweries & Distilleries
Highlights from your plan
Van Gogh Museum ©
Van Gogh Museum
Anne Frank House ©
Anne Frank House
Rijksmuseum ©
Rijksmuseum

2
nights
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.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the interesting displays at Musical Instruments Museum (MIM), make a trip to Grand Place, thenappreciate the history behind Manneken Pis, and finally see the interesting displays at Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique. Keep things going the next day: contemplate the long history of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule), thenexplore the world behind art at Magritte Museum, thenexamine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), and finally see the interesting displays at Atomium.

To see other places to visit, more things to do, maps, and tourist information, read Brussels travel route builder website.

You can drive from Amsterdam to Brussels in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or fly. In November in Brussels, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Musées Royaux des Beaux-Arts de Belgique ©
Grand Place ©
Grand Place
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)

2
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.
On the 21st (Sat), contemplate the long history of Eiffel Tower, thenadmire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and then explore the world behind art at Musee d'Orsay.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip maker tool.

Getting from Brussels to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or fly. In November, daily temperatures in Paris can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Sun) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay
Arc de Triomphe ©
Arc de Triomphe

Similar plans

31 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: June, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 45 days in Western Europe & Prague BY A USER FROM NEW ZEALAND April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: April, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 22 days in Europe BY A USER FROM PUERTO RICO December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 16 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums, popular sights Preferences: August, kids, culture, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium 24 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 24 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 60 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM NORWAY May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping, popular & hidden gems Preferences: May, culture, outdoors, relaxing, beaches, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Medium 48 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: September, culture, outdoors, historic sites, wildlife Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 54 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums, extra slow, popular sights Preferences: September, culture, relaxing, beaches, historic sites, museums Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Extra slow 8 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM POLAND August, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, fast-paced, popular sights Preferences: August, teens, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Fast-paced 17 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM UNITED STATES December, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems Preferences: December Attraction style: Popular & hidden gems Pace: Slow & easy 16 days in Western Europe BY A USER FROM ARGENTINA January, relaxing, beaches, popular sights Preferences: January, relaxing, beaches Attraction style: Popular sights Pace: Medium
See more plans