28 days in Africa & Europe Itinerary

28 days in Africa & Europe Itinerary

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Marrakech, Morocco
— 2 nights
Fly
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Fes, Morocco
— 1 night
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Palermo, Italy
— 3 nights
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Paris, France
— 5 nights
Train
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London, United Kingdom
— 7 nights
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Fly to Reykjavik Keflavik Nas, Shuttle to Reykjavík, Bus to Varmahlid
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Varmahlid, Iceland
— 1 night
Drive
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Hvammstangi, Iceland
— 1 night
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Marrakech, Morocco

— 2 nights

Red City

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.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Koutoubia Mosque and Saadian Tombs. Marrakech Museum and Boucharouite Museum will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: admire the natural beauty at Jardin Majorelle, admire the masterpieces at Maison de la Photographie de Marrakech, contemplate the long history of Palacio da Bahia, and appreciate the extensive heritage of Menara Gardens and Pavilion.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, read Marrakech trip builder.

Santiago, Chile to Marrakech is an approximately 21.5-hour flight. The time zone difference moving from Chile Standard Time (CLT) to Western European Standard Time (WET) is 4 hours. In January in Marrakech, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) early enough to catch the flight to Fes.

Things to do in Marrakech

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Shopping

Fes, Morocco

— 1 night

Mecca of the West

Morocco's former capital, Fes enchants visitors with its walled medina, a labyrinthine web of pedestrian-only streets and a World Heritage Site.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Thu): browse the exhibits of Azilal Gallery, then admire the striking features of Bou Inania Medersa, and then explore the world behind art at Coin Berbere.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Fes day trip website.

You can fly from Marrakech to Fes in 2.5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. In January in Fes, expect temperatures between 20°C during the day and 5°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Fes

Museums · Shopping

Rome, Italy

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Appreciate the collections at Vatican Museums and Galleria Borghese. Get some historical perspective at Colosseum and Cupola di San Pietro. There's much more to do: admire the striking features of Pantheon, pause for some serene contemplation at Santa Maria in Trastevere, explore the different monuments and memorials at Vatican Necropolis, and contemplate the long history of St. Peter's Basilica.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Rome holiday planning website.

Getting from Fes to Rome by flight takes about 6 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train and ferry. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Fes to Rome due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Fes in January, expect nights in Rome to be about the same, around 4°C, while days are little chillier, around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Tue) to allow time to fly to Palermo.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trip

Palermo, Italy

— 3 nights
The capital of Sicily, Palermo was founded by the Phoenicians under the name of Ziz.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Cattedrale di Palermo and Duomo di Monreale. Popular historic sites such as Church of San Cataldo and Catacombe dei Cappuccini are in your itinerary. Change things up with a short trip to Museo del Motorismo Siciliano e della Targa Florio di Termini Imerese in Termini Imerese (about 54 minutes away). Next up on the itinerary: explore the world behind art at Museo Archeologico Regionale "Antonino Salinas", admire the striking features of Norman Palace, get a taste of the local shopping with Regional Gallery (Galleria Regionale della Sicilia), and pause for some serene contemplation at Nobile e Monumentale Chiesa dell'Immacolata Concezione al Capo.

For more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Palermo trip tool.

Traveling by flight from Rome to Palermo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can catch the flight to Paris.

Things to do in Palermo

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping

Side Trips

Paris, France

— 5 nights

City of Light

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.
Get a sense of the local culture at Eiffel Tower and Louvre Museum. Attractions like Musee d'Orsay and Arc de Triomphe make great kid-friendly stops. Venture out of the city with trips to Versailles (The Trianons & The Hamlet & Palace of Versailles). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre, explore the world behind art at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montmartre, and explore the different monuments and memorials at The Paris Catacombs.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, go to the Paris tour builder tool.

You can fly from Palermo to Paris in 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In February, daytime highs in Paris are 9°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) early enough to catch the train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites · Museums · Neighborhoods · Shopping

Side Trip

London, United Kingdom

— 7 nights

The Square Mile

Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
Westminster Abbey and St. Paul's Cathedral will appeal to history buffs. Do some cultural sightseeing at Natural History Museum and The British Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near London: Frinton-On-Sea (St. Mary the Virgin, Frinton on Sea Beach, &more). There's still lots to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, make a trip to Big Ben, steep yourself in history at Tower of London, and get engrossed in the history at Churchill War Rooms.

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Traveling by train from Paris to London takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In February in London, expect temperatures between 9°C during the day and 1°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Varmahlid.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Varmahlid, Iceland

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 17th (Thu): stop by Tannery Visitor Centre, get a dose of the wild on Iceland Horse Tours, then see the interesting displays at Glaumbaer Museum, and finally take an in-depth tour of Lytingsstadir Riding Tours.

For where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Varmahlid trip planner.

You can do a combination of flight, shuttle, and bus from London to Varmahlid in 14 hours. Traveling from London in February, expect Varmahlid to be slightly colder, temps between 3°C and -3°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 17th (Thu) so you can go by car to Hvammstangi.

Things to do in Varmahlid

Museums · Tours · Outdoors · Wildlife

Side Trip

Hvammstangi, Iceland

— 1 night
Hvammstangi is an Icelandic village in the north-west part of the country, on Vatnsnes peninsula, situated on the Miðfjörður.It is the most densely populated area in the Húnaþing County, with a current population of about 580 people.OverviewHvammstangi is an important service center for the surrounding area. Kick off your visit on the 18th (Fri): admire the sheer force of Kolugljufur Waterfall, then experience rural life at Stora - Asgeirsa, then get a taste of life in the country at Gauksmyri Lodge, and finally look for gifts at Woolfactory Shop KIDKA.

For reviews, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the Hvammstangi itinerary tool.

Getting from Varmahlid to Hvammstangi by car takes about 1.5 hours. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Hvammstangi

Nature · Parks · Shopping