25 days in Europe, Africa & Caribbean Itinerary

25 days in Europe, Africa & Caribbean Itinerary

Created using Inspirock trip itinerary maker

This plan was created by another user.  Make it your plan

Route & dates

25 days in Europe, Africa & Caribbean Itinerary

Start: Toronto, Canada
Fly:  9​h 45​min
1
Porto, Portugal
— 1 night
Fly:  2​h 30​min
2
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  2​h 15​min
3
Marrakech, Morocco
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 45​min
5
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 15​min
6
Venice, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
7
Nassau, Bahamas
— 2 nights
Fly:  7​h
End: Toronto, Canada

1
night
Porto, Portugal

Called "Oporto" by many, the city of Porto along the Duoro River lent the country and Port wine their names. Portugal's second-largest metropolis dates back to the 4th century, representing both a rich cultural past and industrial present through its architecture and style.
On the 7th (Sat), view the masterpieces at Belomonte 20, take a stroll around Palacio da Bolsa, then snap pictures at Ponte de Dom Luis I, then steep yourself in history at Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral), and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Igreja da Ordem Terceira de São Francisco. On the 8th (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: awaken your taste buds at some of the top wineries in the area and then admire the masterpieces at Museu Serralves.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, read Porto trip itinerary maker website .

Toronto, Canada to Porto is an approximately 10-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 5 hours traveling from Toronto to Porto. Expect a daytime high around 27°C in September, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) so you can travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Porto

Tours Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral) ©
Porto Cathedral (Se Catedral)
Palacio da Bolsa ©
Palacio da Bolsa

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Get some historical perspective at Castelo de S. Jorge and Belém Tower. Let the collections at Museu Calouste Gulbenkian and Carmo Archaeological Museum capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Lisbon: Sintra (Quinta da Regaleira, Castelo dos Mouros, & more). And it doesn't end there: take in the spiritual surroundings of Mosteiro dos Jeronimos, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Lisbon Oceanarium, explore the world behind art at Museu Nacional do Azulejo, and wander the streets of Alfama.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and tourist information, read Lisbon online trip planner .

Traveling by flight from Porto to Lisbon takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. When traveling from Porto in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Lisbon: temperatures range from 32°C by day to 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Thu) to allow time to travel to Marrakech.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian ©
Museu Calouste Gulbenkian
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge

2
nights
Marrakech, Morocco

Marrakech ©
You won't run out of things to do in Marrakech, a city where you can spend days exploring grandiose palaces and mosques, photogenic gardens, sacred tombs, and traditional mansions that evoke a bygone era.
On the 13th (Fri), take in nature's colorful creations at Jardin Majorelle, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Koutoubia Mosque, then explore and take pictures at Jemaa el-Fnaa, and finally see the interesting displays at Boucharouite Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: admire the landmark architecture of Palacio da Bahia, explore the different monuments and memorials at Saadian Tombs, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion, then stop by Herboriste du Paradis, and finally make a trip to Medersa Ben Youssef.

To find reviews, maps, photos, and more tourist information, read Marrakech trip builder tool .

You can fly from Lisbon to Marrakech in 2.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Traveling from Lisbon in September, expect nights in Marrakech to be about the same, around 21°C, while days are a bit warmer, around 38°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Sat) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites Parks Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Jardin Majorelle ©
Jardin Majorelle
Jemaa el-Fnaa ©
Jemaa el-Fnaa
Koutoubia Mosque ©
Koutoubia Mosque

4
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.
Visit Palatine Hill and Pantheon for their historical value. Museum-lovers will appreciate Galleria Borghese and Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo. When in Rome, make a side trip to see Villa Adriana in Tivoli, approximately 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: steep yourself in history at Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Musei Capitolini, make a trip to Roman Forum, and stroll the grounds of Catacombe di San Callisto.

For reviews, other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Rome day trip planner.

You can fly from Marrakech to Rome in 6.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Western European Time (WET) to Central European Time (CET) is 1 hour. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Marrakech in September: high temperatures in Rome hover around 32°C and lows are around 18°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 19th (Thu) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Vatican City, Villa Adriana
Highlights from your plan
Palatine Hill ©
Palatine Hill
Pantheon ©
Pantheon
Vatican Museums
Vatican Museums

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Pitti Palace and Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore. Get some historical perspective at The Baptistery of St. John and Palazzo Vecchio. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello del Trebbio (in Santa Brigida) and Siena (Duomo di Siena & Palazzo Pubblico and Museo Civico). There's much more to do: get great views at Piazzale Michelangelo, snap pictures at Ponte Vecchio, get to know the fascinating history of Piazza del Duomo, and admire the masterpieces at Gallerie Degli Uffizi.

For other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Florence trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. September in Florence sees daily highs of 30°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Mon) to allow enough time to take a train to Venice.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Museums Wineries

Side Trips

Siena, Castello del Trebbio
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery ©
Academy Of Florence Art Gallery

4
nights
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.
Peggy Guggenheim Collection and Doge's Palace will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica di San Marco and Piazza San Marco. Explore Venice's surroundings by going to Padua (Chiesa degli Eremitani, Scrovegni Chapel, & more). There's lots more to do: explore the activities along Canal Grande, take in the views from Ponte di Rialto, admire the masterpieces at Ca' d'Oro, and enjoy breathtaking views from St Mark's Campanile.

To see ratings, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Venice sightseeing planner.

Getting from Florence to Venice by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Venice are 29°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Fri) early enough to travel to Nassau.

Things to do in Venice

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Padua
Highlights from your plan
Piazza San Marco ©
Piazza San Marco
Doge's Palace ©
Doge's Palace
Basilica di San Marco
Basilica di San Marco

2
nights
Nassau, Bahamas

Nassau ©
On a trip to Nassau you can immerse yourself in a dynamic city atmosphere or spend your days lazing on the soft golden sands.
Nassau is known for theme parks, beaches, shopping, wildlife, and historic sites. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: tour the pleasant surroundings at Cable Beach, observe the fascinating underwater world at Marine Habitat at Atlantis, kick back and relax at Cabbage Beach, and look for gifts at Tag Heuer Boutique.

For where to stay and other tourist information, use the Nassau trip itinerary planner .

Fly from Venice to Nassau in 16.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 6 hours traveling from Venice to Nassau due to the time zone difference. Plan for somewhat warmer temperatures traveling from Venice in September, with highs in Nassau at 38°C and lows at 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Nassau

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trip

Paradise Island
Highlights from your plan
Cable Beach ©
Cable Beach
Cabbage Beach ©
Cabbage Beach
Marine Habitat at Atlantis ©
Marine Habitat at Atlantis

Similar Plans

29 days in Europe BY A USER FROM SPAIN July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: July, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Europe BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, museums ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 28 days in Spain BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA September, slow & easy, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: September ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Slow & easy 53 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SAUDI ARABIA June, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: June, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 26 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 27 days in Italy BY A USER FROM SINGAPORE November, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: November, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 29 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA April, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: April ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in Italy BY A USER FROM CANADA September, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife, popular sights PREFERENCES: September, culture, outdoors, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 26 days in Morocco BY A USER FROM CANADA August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife, hidden gems PREFERENCES: August, culture, outdoors, relaxing, romantic, beaches, historic sites, museums, shopping, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Hidden gems PACE: Medium 26 days in Europe BY A USER FROM BRAZIL December, teens, popular sights PREFERENCES: December, teens ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium 31 days in Europe & Dubai BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife, popular & hidden gems PREFERENCES: June, kids, culture, outdoors, beaches, historic sites, wildlife ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular & hidden gems PACE: Medium 27 days in Europe & Africa BY A USER FROM AUSTRALIA June, popular sights PREFERENCES: June ATTRACTION STYLE: Popular sights PACE: Medium
View more plans