13 days in Europe Itinerary

13 days in Europe Itinerary

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Piraeus, Greece
— 1 night
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Patras, Greece
— 2 nights
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Brindisi, Italy
— 3 nights
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Calais, France
— 2 nights
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Dover, United Kingdom
— 2 nights

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Piraeus, Greece

Piraeus ©
Piraeus is a port city in the region of Attica, Greece. Start off your visit on the 3rd (Tue): kick back and relax at Glyfada Beach, pause for some photo ops at Piraeus Lion, and then take in the waterfront activity at Port of Piraeus.

For ratings, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Piraeus driving holiday site.

Kos Town to Piraeus is an approximately 10-hour ferry ride. You can also fly; or ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in December, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue) early enough to travel to Patras.

Things to do in Piraeus

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trip

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Monument
Piraeus Lion
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Patras, Greece

Patras ©
Patras is Greece's third-largest city and the regional capital of Western Greece, in the northern Peloponnese, 215km west of Athens. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Patras: The Municipal Museum of the Kalavryta Holocaust (in Kalavrita) and Mega Spilaio Monastery (in Kato Zachlorou). The adventure continues: do a tasting at Achaia Clauss Winery, stop by Samovar Natural Cosmetics, pause for some serene contemplation at Agios Andreas Church, and stroll the grounds of Patras Mycenaean Park -Voundeni.

To find more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Patras trip maker tool.

Traveling by car from Piraeus to Patras takes 2.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in December, and nighttime lows around 6°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Fri) so you can travel to Brindisi.

Things to do in Patras

Historic Sites · Museums · Wineries · Shopping

Side Trips

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Winery / Vineyard
Achaia Clauss Winery
4.6

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Brindisi, Italy

Brindisi ©
Brindisi is a city in the region of Apulia in southern Italy, the capital of the province of Brindisi, on the coast of the Adriatic Sea. Brindisi is known for historic sites, outdoors, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: pause for some serene contemplation at Tempio di San Giovanni al Sepolcro, see the interesting displays at Palazzina del Belvedere - Collezione Archeologica Faldetta, make a trip to Palazzo Granafei Nervegna, and go for a stroll along the water at Porto di Brindisi.

To find more things to do and more tourist information, read Brindisi road trip planning app.

Traveling by ferry from Patras to Brindisi takes 15.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of car and flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Patras to Brindisi is minus 1 hour. In December, daytime highs in Brindisi are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 8°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 10th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Calais.

Things to do in Brindisi

Outdoors · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums
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Outdoor Activity
Guna Beach
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Calais, France

Calais ©

Gate to the North

Overlooking the Strait of Dover, the narrowest point of the English Channel, Calais is a major port for ferry traffic between France and England as the closest French town to Dover.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Wed): take a stroll through Place d'Armes, make a trip to l'Hotel de Ville de Calais, then stop by P&O Ferries Dover - Calais, and finally look for gifts at Calais Wine Superstore. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Calais Beach, then examine the collection at La Cite De La Dentelle Et De La Mode De Calais, and then appreciate the history behind Monument Yvonne et Charles De Gaulle.

To find other places to visit, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, refer to the Calais trip itinerary planner.

Drive from Brindisi to Calais in 20 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and car; or drive. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Brindisi in December: high temperatures in Calais hover around 10°C and lows are around 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Thu) so you can travel to Dover.

Things to do in Calais

Shopping · Outdoors · Parks · Beaches
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Dover, United Kingdom

Dover ©
Dover is a town and major ferry port in the home county of Kent, in South East England. Start off your visit on the 13th (Fri): take in the dramatic natural features at The White Cliffs of Dover and then make a trip to Dover Castle. On your second day here, make a trip to St Edmund's Chapel, then make a trip to Secret Wartime Tunnels, and then indulge your thirst for a good beer at Breakwater Brewery & Taproom.

To find reviews, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Dover driving holiday planner.

Ride a ferry from Calais to Dover in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and car; or take a bus; or ride a ferry. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Calais to Dover. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to drive back home.

Things to do in Dover

Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Nature · Parks
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Must see
Dover Castle
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Geologic Formation
The White Cliffs of Dover
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