30 days in Europe Itinerary

30 days in Europe Itinerary

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Valletta, Malta
— 2 nights
2
Syracuse, Italy
— 2 nights
3
Rome, Italy
— 2 nights
4
Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
5
Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
6
Pisa, Italy
— 2 nights
7
Turin, Italy
— 2 nights
8
Alcudia, Spain
— 3 nights
9
Granada, Spain
— 1 night
10
Maspalomas, Spain
— 2 nights
11
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
12
York, United Kingdom
— 5 nights

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Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
On the 9th (Fri), take in the waterfront at Valletta Waterfront, admire the natural beauty at Upper Barrakka Gardens, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. John's Co-Cathedral, then witness the site of a historic battle at Saluting Battery, then take in the history at Lascaris War Rooms, and finally explore the galleries of Fort St Elmo - National War Museum. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 10th (Sat): head outdoors with Hornblower Cruises, appreciate the extensive heritage of Mdina Old City, and then contemplate the long history of Mnajdra.

For reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Valletta trip planner.

Mumbai, India to Valletta is an approximately 16.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from India Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -4.5 hour difference. In April, Valletta is much colder than Mumbai - with highs of 23°C and lows of 15°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Sat) so you can travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours

Side Trips

Mdina Old City, Mnajdra, Hornblower Cruises
Highlights from your plan
Lascaris War Rooms ©
Lascaris War Rooms
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Saluting Battery ©
Saluting Battery

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nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
On the 11th (Sun), Head underground at Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio), then explore the ancient world of Teatro Greco, and then head off the coast to Ortigia. Keep things going the next day: pause for some serene contemplation at Chiesa San Paolo Apostolo, appreciate the extensive heritage of Monastero del San salvatore, don't miss a visit to Centro Storico, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chiesa Madonna del Carmine, then contemplate the long history of Noto Antica, and finally explore the galleries of Villa Romana del Tellaro.

To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the Syracuse driving holiday planning website.

You can do a combination of ferry and taxi from Valletta to Syracuse in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry, taxi, and train; or fly. Cap off your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Syracuse

Historic Sites · Nature · Parks

Side Trips

Noto, Chiesa San Paolo Apostolo
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) ©
Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio)
Teatro Greco ©
Teatro Greco

2
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.
Kick off your visit on the 13th (Tue): steep yourself in history at Basilica Papale di Santa Maria Maggiore, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Clement Basilica, then steep yourself in history at Roman Forum, then appreciate the history behind Monumento a Vittorio Emanuele II, and finally steep yourself in history at St. Peter's Square. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Palatine Hill, delve into the distant past at Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica, take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, then make a trip to Piazza Venezia, and finally get engrossed in the history at Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini.

To see photos, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, read our Rome trip itinerary planning website.

You can fly from Syracuse to Rome in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in April, and nighttime lows around 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to go by car to Siena.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

St. Peter's Square, Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Highlights from your plan
Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano ©
Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica ©
Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls ©
Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls

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Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
On the 15th (Thu), enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Duomo di Siena, then make a trip to Piazza del Campo, and finally steep yourself in history at Centro Storico di Siena. Here are some ideas for day two: explore the ancient world of Castello di Miranduolo, then pause for some serene contemplation at Abbazia di San Galgano, then pause for some serene contemplation at Propositura di San Michele Arcangelo, and finally contemplate the long history of Historic Centre of San Gimignano.

To find photos, ratings, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip planner.

You can drive from Rome to Siena in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 23°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Florence.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chiusdino, Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Highlights from your plan
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Historic Centre of San Gimignano ©
Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia

2
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Sat): browse the eclectic array of goods at Mercato Centrale, take some stellar pictures from Basilica San Miniato al Monte, get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza della Signoria, then appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, and finally enjoy breathtaking views from Campanile di Giotto. On the next day, indulge your taste buds at Food & Drink.

Inspirock's itinerary builder makes planning a Florence trip simple and quick.

Getting from Siena to Florence by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Florence can reach 22°C, while at night they dip to 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Sun) early enough to go by car to Pisa.

Things to do in Florence

Wineries · Tours · Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Basilica San Miniato al Monte
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Wine Tours & Tastings

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Pisa, Italy

Pisa ©
Known worldwide for the Leaning Tower of Pisa, the city of Pisa historically served as a maritime power in the heart of Tuscany.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Mon): don't miss a visit to Leaning Tower of Pisa, take in the spiritual surroundings of Baptistery of St. John, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Duomo di Pisa, then don't miss a visit to Piazza dei Miracoli, and finally don't miss a visit to Terrazza Mascagni. On the next day, appreciate the extensive heritage of Montecatini Alto, then make a trip to Piazza Anfiteatro, then steep yourself in history at Le mura di Lucca, and finally take in panoramic vistas at Torre Guinigi.

For other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, use the Pisa road trip site.

Traveling by car from Florence to Pisa takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. April in Pisa sees daily highs of 22°C and lows of 9°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Turin.

Things to do in Pisa

Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lucca, Terrazza Mascagni, Montecatini Alto
Highlights from your plan
Baptistery of St. John ©
Baptistery of St. John
Montecatini Alto ©
Montecatini Alto
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa

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Turin, Italy

Turin ©
A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Wed): walk around Parco del Valentino, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile, then see the interesting displays at Museo Nazionale del Cinema, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Palazzo Reale. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Thu): don't miss a visit to Piazza San Carlo, admire the masterpieces at Museo Egizio, then don't miss a visit to Piazza Castello, and finally contemplate the long history of Basilica of Superga.

To see maps, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Turin tour builder tool.

You can drive from Pisa to Turin in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or fly. Traveling from Pisa in April, expect nights in Turin to be about the same, around 9°C, while days are little chillier, around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Alcudia.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks

Side Trip

Basilica of Superga
Highlights from your plan
Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile ©
Museo Nazionale dell'Automobile
Palazzo Reale ©
Palazzo Reale
Basilica of Superga ©
Basilica of Superga

3
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Alcudia, Spain

Alcudia ©
Alcúdia is a municipality and township of the Spanish autonomous community of the Balearic Islands. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Playa de Alcudia and Playa de Muro. Escape the urban bustle at Parc Natural de Mondrago and Cala d’Es Pou. Explore Alcudia's surroundings by going to Playa de S'Amarador (in Santanyi) and Plage Cala D'or (in Cala d'Or). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape of Parque Natural S'Albufera de Mallorca, take a stroll through Alcudia Old Town, make a trip to Cap de Formentor, and explore the activities along La Gola.

For traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, use the Alcudia road trip planner.

Getting from Turin to Alcudia by flight takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. When traveling from Turin in April, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Alcudia: temperatures range from 23°C by day to 10°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sun) early enough to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Alcudia

Parks · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Santanyi, Cala d'Or, La Gola, Cap de Formentor, Parque Natural S'Albufera de Mallorca
Highlights from your plan
Playa de Alcudia ©
Playa de Alcudia
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago

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Granada, Spain

Granada ©
Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
Kick off your visit on the 26th (Mon): take in the local highlights with Walking tours, admire the natural beauty at Generalife, then take in the spiritual surroundings of Royal Chapel of Granada, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and finally take a stroll through Albayzin.

For traveler tips, photos, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Granada trip itinerary builder.

You can fly from Alcudia to Granada in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in April, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) early enough to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Tours
Highlights from your plan
Mirador de San Nicolas ©
Mirador de San Nicolas
Royal Chapel of Granada ©
Royal Chapel of Granada
Albayzin ©
Albayzin

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Maspalomas, Spain

Maspalomas ©
Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Start off your visit on the 27th (Tue): kick back and relax at Playa de Mogan, kick back and relax at Playa de Amadores, enjoy the sea views from El Faro de Maspalomas, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Maspalomas, and finally explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Las Canteras Beach and then take a stroll through Vegueta.

Start your trip to Maspalomas by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by flight from Granada to Maspalomas takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train, ferry, and bus. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Granada to Maspalomas. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Maspalomas when traveling from Granada in April, with lows around 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Wed) to allow time for travel to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Playa de Amadores, Playa de Mogan
Highlights from your plan
Playa de Mogan ©
Playa de Mogan
Playa de Amadores ©
Playa de Amadores
Vegueta ©
Vegueta

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Alnwick Castle and Rosslyn Chapel are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Your inner history buff will appreciate The Alnwick Garden and Etal Castle. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Bamburgh Castle (in Bamburgh) and Holy Island (Lindisfarne Priory & Lindisfarne Castle). And it doesn't end there: sample the fine beverages at The Scotch Whisky Experience, don't miss a visit to Palace of Holyroodhouse, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat.

To see photos, where to stay, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Edinburgh route planner.

Traveling by flight from Maspalomas to Edinburgh takes 8 hours. Traveling from Maspalomas in April, expect nights in Edinburgh to be colder, around 3°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can take a train to York.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Alnwick, Holy Island, Etal Castle, Bamburgh Castle, Rosslyn Chapel
Highlights from your plan
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Lindisfarne Priory ©
Lindisfarne Priory
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle

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York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Lincoln Cathedral and Scarborough Beach. Popular historic sites such as Whitby Abbey and Steep Hill are in your itinerary. You'll find plenty of places to visit near York: The Forbidden Corner (in Middleham), Fountains Abbey (in Ripon) and Lincoln Castle (in Lincoln). There's lots more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Filey Beach, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, take an in-depth tour of National Railway Museum, and pause for some serene contemplation at York Minster.

For ratings, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the York vacation planning tool.

Traveling by train from Edinburgh to York takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. May in York sees daily highs of 19°C and lows of 8°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites · Museums · Outdoors

Side Trips

Lincoln, The Forbidden Corner, Scarborough Beach, Fountains Abbey, Filey Beach
Highlights from your plan
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Filey Beach ©
Filey Beach
Steep Hill ©
Steep Hill

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