26 days in Europe Itinerary

26 days in Europe Itinerary

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26 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: New Delhi, India
Fly + Drive:  17 h 15 min
1
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  15 h 15 min
2
Dingle, Ireland
— 2 nights
+5
Bus + Foot + Bus + Fly + Bus + Ferry:  13 h 15 min
3
Corralejo, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  11 h 45 min
4
Agios Nikolaos, Greece
— 2 nights
Shuttle + Taxi:  2 h 45 min
5
Kissamos, Greece
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
6
Rethymnon, Greece
— 3 nights
Taxi + Ferry:  2 h 30 min
7
Fira, Greece
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 30 min
8
Naxos, Greece
— 2 nights
+2
Ferry + Bus + Fly:  14 h 15 min
End: New Delhi, India

2
nights
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Skyelark and Hebridean Isles Trading Company -Island at the Edge. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Isle of Skye Candle Company and Duncan House. There's lots more to do: stop by Skye Weavers, get a taste of the local shopping with Skyeworks Gallery, take in the exciting artwork at Trotternish Art Gallery, and enjoy the sand and surf at Bearreraig Bay.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, go to the Isle of Skye trip itinerary planner .

New Delhi, India to Isle of Skye is an approximately 17.5-hour combination of flight and bus. Traveling from New Delhi to Isle of Skye, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Expect colder weather when traveling from New Delhi in November: highs in Isle of Skye hover around 11°C, while lows dip to 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Thu) early enough to travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Shopping Outdoors Museums
Highlights from your plan
Skyelark ©
Skyelark
Bearreraig Bay ©
Bearreraig Bay
Isle of Skye Candle Company ©
Isle of Skye Candle Company

2
nights
Dingle, Ireland

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
Head to John Weldon Jewellers and Holden Leathergoodsfor plenty of shopping. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at The Great & Co and Issie's Handmade Chocolate. Spend the 10th (Sat) exploring the striking scenery along Slea Head Drive. The adventure continues: stop by Kathleen McAuliffe and browse the range of quality goods at Strand House Cafe.

To see ratings, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Dingle trip itinerary builder site .

You can do a combination of car and ferry from Isle of Skye to Dingle in 15.5 hours. In November, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corralejo.

Things to do in Dingle

Shopping Scenic Drive Outdoors

Side Trips

Castletownbere, Slea Head Drive
Highlights from your plan
Slea Head Drive ©
Slea Head Drive
John Weldon Jewellers ©
John Weldon Jewellers
Dingle Record Shop ©
Dingle Record Shop

2
nights
Corralejo, Spain

Corralejo ©
Surrounded by a series of white sand dunes, Corralejo is tiny enough to explore on foot or bicycle.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons and Piscinas Naturales Aguas Verdes. Head to Pirates and Dolls and komodofor some retail therapy. There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Caleta del Marrajo, stop by Mediterraneo, look for all kinds of wild species at Parque Natural de Corralejo, and explore the striking landscape at Corralejo Dunes.

For traveler tips, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, read Corralejo driving holiday planner.

Getting from Dingle to Corralejo by combination of bus, flight, and ferry takes about 13.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, train, and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. Prepare for warmer weather when traveling from Dingle in November: high temperatures in Corralejo hover around 28°C and lows are around 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Wed) so you can travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Corralejo

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

El Cotillo, Caleta del Marrajo, Piscinas Naturales Aguas Verdes, Otro Mar
Highlights from your plan
Parque Natural de Corralejo ©
Parque Natural de Corralejo
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Caleta del Marrajo ©
Caleta del Marrajo

2
nights
Agios Nikolaos, Greece

A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
Take a break from the city and head to Fortress Spinalonga and Scuba & Snorkeling. Give yourself a bit of retail therapy at Daedalus Shop and logari. Venture out of the city with trips to Hersonissos (Fratelli Gio & Luxurious Furs).

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Agios Nikolaos travel itinerary planner.

Getting from Corralejo to Agios Nikolaos by combination of flight and shuttle takes about 12 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry, bus, flight, and shuttle. The time zone difference when traveling from Corralejo to Agios Nikolaos is 2 hours. Prepare for a bit cooler weather when traveling from Corralejo in November: high temperatures in Agios Nikolaos hover around 21°C and lows are around 12°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Kissamos.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Shopping Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Kritsa, Hersonissos, Elounda, The Gorge of Agioi Pantes
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
The Gorge of Agioi Pantes ©
The Gorge of Agioi Pantes

3
nights
Kissamos, Greece

Kissamos ©
A quiet port town situated on Crete's western tip, Kissamos attracts mostly domestic tourists and possesses more of the quintessential Greek feel than livelier resorts strung along the island's coastline.
Get in touch with nature at Elafonissi Beach and Falassarna Beach. Shop till you drop at Bonsai and Art and Re-sea shop. The adventure continues: kick back and relax at Balos Lagoon and stop by Delicretessen.

To find ratings, reviews, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read our Kissamos holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of shuttle and taxi from Agios Nikolaos to Kissamos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of bus and shuttle. November in Kissamos sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Tue) early enough to drive to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Kissamos

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Local Art Workshop by Manolis Tsouris, Elafonissi Beach, Falassarna Beach
Highlights from your plan
Balos Lagoon ©
Balos Lagoon
Elafonissi Beach ©
Elafonissi Beach
Falassarna Beach ©
Falassarna Beach

3
nights
Rethymnon, Greece

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Escape the urban bustle at Kurtes and Agia Marina Donkey Rescue Sanctuary. Discover out-of-the-way places like Botano Cretan Mountain Herbs and Athos Workshop. Get out of town with these interesting Rethymnon side-trips: Matala (Prisma & Goods of the Ground), Almyrida (Nisos Gifts & Memorabilia, George and Lilian's Jewellery, & more) and Tsika Lario (in Margarites). The adventure continues: stop by mariannas, view the masterpieces at Stagakis Cretan Lyra Workshop, and wander the streets of Rethymnon Old Town.

To see where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Rethymnon itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Kissamos to Rethymnon takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and bus; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. In November, daytime highs in Rethymnon are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to ride a ferry to Fira.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Shopping Neighborhoods Museums

Side Trips

Almyrida, Matala, Athos Workshop, Botano Cretan Mountain Herbs, Olive Wood Traditional Workshop
Highlights from your plan
Botano Cretan Mountain Herbs ©
Botano Cretan Mountain Herbs
Rethymnon Old Town ©
Rethymnon Old Town
mariannas ©
mariannas

4
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Take a break from the city and head to KAMARA BEACH and Nature & Wildlife Tours. Shop till you drop at Atlantis Books and Aquamarine Jewelry. Venture out of the city with trips to Perissa Black Sand Beach (in Perissa), Faros Market (in Akrotiri) and Stardust (in Oia). There's more to do: look for gifts at Koukla Art.

Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to Fira fast, fun, and easy.

Traveling by ferry from Rethymnon to Fira takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or do a combination of taxi and ferry. November in Fira sees daily highs of 23°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Tue) to allow enough time to ride a ferry to Naxos.

Things to do in Fira

Shopping Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Oia, Faros Market, Sand Lily Boutique, Kamari Beach, Nature & Wildlife Tours
Highlights from your plan
Aquamarine Jewelry ©
Aquamarine Jewelry
Kamari Beach ©
Kamari Beach
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach

2
nights
Naxos, Greece

Naxos ©
Zeus, the master of all gods from Greek mythology, allegedly grew up in a cave on Naxos, a small but fertile island in the South Aegean Sea.
On the 28th (Wed), look for gifts at Soocre Naxos®, stop by Naxia Sweet Home, stop by Yalomorfon Glass Art Studio, then stop by Naxia Gi, then stop by Melissinos Jewellery, and finally stop by Apodo. On the next day, view the masterpieces at Petalouda Art Gallery and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mikri Vigla Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and tourist information, use the Naxos trip builder site .

Getting from Fira to Naxos by ferry takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus and flight. In November, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naxos

Shopping Museums Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Mikri Vigla Beach ©
Mikri Vigla Beach
Naxia Gi ©
Naxia Gi
Naxos Art - Techni Store ©
Naxos Art - Techni Store

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