30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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30 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Monterrey, Mexico
Fly:  12​h 45​min
1
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 1 day
Fly:  1​h
2
Akureyri, Iceland
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 45​min
3
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 15​min
4
London, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
5
Paris, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h 45​min
6
Nice, France
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h
7
Athens, Greece
— 2 nights
subway + Fly:  2​h 45​min
8
Corfu Town, Greece
— 1 night
Fly:  3​h 30​min
9
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
10
Madrid, Spain
— 3 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
11
Seville, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  16​h 15​min
End: Monterrey, Mexico

1
day
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Thu): take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, then pause for some serene contemplation at Hallgrimskirkja, and then have some family-friendly fun at Mink Viking Portrait Studio.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the Reykjavik trip planner .

Monterrey, Mexico to Reykjavik is an approximately 13-hour flight. Traveling from Monterrey to Reykjavik, you'll lose 6 hours due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to 13°C, and evening lows to 7°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) early enough to travel to Akureyri.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Museums Historic Sites Fun & Games
Highlights from your plan
Mink Viking Portrait Studio ©
Mink Viking Portrait Studio
Hallgrimskirkja ©
Hallgrimskirkja
National Museum of Iceland ©
National Museum of Iceland

1
night
Akureyri, Iceland

Akureyri ©
Often referred to as Iceland's second city, Akureyri offers an array of cultural attractions in a scenic setting.
Start off your visit on the 3rd (Fri): hit the best photo ops around with an inspiring photography tour, head off the coast to Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa, and then admire the sheer force of Godafoss.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Akureyri online trip builder .

Getting from Reykjavik to Akureyri by flight takes about an hour. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Akureyri are 13°C, while nighttime lows are 5°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Fri) so you can travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Akureyri

Nature Parks Spas
Highlights from your plan
Goðafoss Waterfall ©
Goðafoss Waterfall
Photography Tours
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa ©
Knarrarberg - Yoga & Spa

3
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, visit a coastal fixture at Calton Hill, engage your brain at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, and make a trip to The Royal Mile.

For more things to do, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read Edinburgh itinerary website .

Fly from Akureyri to Edinburgh in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Akureyri in September; daily highs in Edinburgh reach 19°C and lows reach 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Tue) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Nature
Highlights from your plan
Stewart Brewing ©
Stewart Brewing
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
The Royal Mile ©
The Royal Mile

3
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, snap pictures at Tower Bridge, admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, and step into the grandiose world of Buckingham Palace.

To find more things to do, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, use the London trip planner .

You can fly from Edinburgh to London in 3.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In September in London, expect temperatures between 22°C during the day and 12°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Fri) early enough to catch the train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
Buckingham Palace ©
Buckingham Palace

3
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.
Paris is known for museums, historic sites, nightlife, parks, and shopping. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: make a trip to Louvre Museum, admire the masterpieces at Centre National d'Art et de Culture George Pompidou, shop like a local with Le Marais, and pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe.

To find ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, use the Paris trip itinerary builder app .

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Time is 1 hour. In September, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Nice.

Things to do in Paris

Museums Historic Sites Shopping
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

3
nights
Nice, France

Well-known for the beautiful views of its famous Promenade des Anglais waterfront, Nice is an ethnically-diverse coastal port city on the French Riviera and the fifth most populated city in France.
Get out of town with these interesting Nice side-trips: Massif de l'Esterel (in Agay) and Waterskiing & Jetskiing (in Villeneuve-Loubet). And it doesn't end there: indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, explore the world behind art at Musee d'Art Moderne Et d'Art Contemporain, take a stroll through Vieille Ville, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise St Pierre & Paul.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Nice trip planner.

You can fly from Paris to Nice in 4 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect somewhat warmer temperatures when traveling from Paris in September; daily highs in Nice reach 28°C and lows reach 21°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to travel to Athens.

Things to do in Nice

Tours Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Massif de l'Esterel, Eglise St Pierre & Paul, Waterskiing & Jetskiing
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Massif de l'Esterel ©
Massif de l'Esterel
Vieille Ville ©
Vieille Ville

2
nights
Athens, Greece

One of the world's most ancient cities, Athens remains Europe's undisputed historical and cultural capital.
Athens is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: delve into the distant past at Acropolis of Athens, take a stroll through Plaka, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, and appreciate the history behind Erechtheion.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, use the Athens trip builder app .

You can fly from Nice to Athens in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight; or drive. The time zone changes from Central European Time (CET) to Eastern European Time (EET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. When traveling from Nice in September, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Athens: temperatures range from 34°C by day to 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 19th (Sun) early enough to travel to Corfu Town.

Things to do in Athens

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Food Tours
Acropolis of Athens ©
Acropolis of Athens
Acropolis Museum ©
Acropolis Museum

1
night
Corfu Town, Greece

Corfu Town ©
Often called "Kastropolis" because of its majestic Venetian castle, Corfu Town once featured such extensive fortifications that a force of over 20,000 soldiers defended them.
On the 20th (Mon), admire the striking features of Corfu Museum of Asian Art, explore the ancient world of Old Fortress Corfu, and then make a trip to Spianada Square.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and more tourist information, you can read our Corfu Town trip itinerary planning tool .

Getting from Athens to Corfu Town by combination of subway and flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. In September, daytime highs in Corfu Town are 32°C, while nighttime lows are 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Corfu Town

Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Corfu Museum of Asian Art ©
Corfu Museum of Asian Art
Old Fortress Corfu ©
Old Fortress Corfu
Spianada Square ©
Spianada Square

3
nights
Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, shopping, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, don't miss a visit to Las Ramblas, pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera, and pause for some serene contemplation at Barcelona Cathedral.

For maps, where to stay, more things to do, and more tourist information, you can read our Barcelona trip tool .

Traveling by flight from Corfu Town to Barcelona takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Corfu Town to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in September, and nighttime lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) to allow enough time to take a train to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

3
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Madrid is known for museums, nature, shopping, nightlife, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, explore the world behind art at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, savor the flavors at Food & Drink, and admire the striking features of Plaza Mayor.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Madrid itinerary planning tool .

Traveling by train from Barcelona to Madrid takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Barcelona in September, expect slightly colder with lows of 17°C in Madrid. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) to allow enough time to take a train to Seville.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

4
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
Get out of town with these interesting Seville side-trips: Ronda (Mirador de Aldehuela, El Tajo de Ronda, & more). There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Plaza de España, take in the spiritual surroundings of Catedral de Sevilla, take a stroll through Barrio Santa Cruz, and take in nature's colorful creations at Royal Alcázar of Seville.

To find where to stay, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, go to the Seville road trip planner.

Traveling by train from Madrid to Seville takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. In September, plan for daily highs up to 33°C, and evening lows to 20°C. On the 30th (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Ronda
Highlights from your plan
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo ©
Bodega Garcia Hidalgo
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville

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