36 days in Europe Itinerary

36 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Sydney, Australia
+2
Fly + Bus + Train:  9 h 30 min
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Sorrento, Italy
— 1 night
+4
Train + Bus + Fly + Shuttle + Train:  9 h 15 min
2
Swansea, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
3
Tavistock, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
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Newquay, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+5
Fly + Bus + Tram + Foot + Train + Bus:  10 h 30 min
5
Dingle, Ireland
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 30 min
6
Durness, United Kingdom
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 30 min
7
Borrowdale, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
8
Cinque Terre, Italy
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 45 min
9
Calpe, Spain
— 1 night
Ferry:  4 h 45 min
10
Ibiza Town, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  2 h 45 min
11
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
12
Lisbon, Portugal
— 2 nights
Fly + Bus:  8 h
13
Lanzarote, Spain
— 1 night
+2
Bus + Fly + Bus:  5 h 30 min
14
Arona, Spain
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 15 min
15
Sant Joan, Spain
— 1 night
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h
16
Island of Gozo, Malta
— 2 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  10 h 15 min
17
Naxos, Greece
— 1 night
Taxi + Fly:  23 h 30 min
End: Sydney, Australia

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Sorrento, Italy

Sorrento ©
A lovely town easily accessible from almost anywhere in the country, Sorrento overlooks the Bay of Naples and sits right on the Amalfi Drive.
Kick off your visit on the 10th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Villa di Pollio Felice - Bagni della Regina Giovanna, then contemplate the waterfront views at Marina di Puolo, then Head underground at Cave of Smeraldo, and finally enjoy the sand and surf at Fornillo.

To find where to stay, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Sorrento holiday maker website.

Sydney, Australia to Sorrento is an approximately 26- hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of train, bus, and flight. The time zone difference moving from Australian Eastern Standard Time (AEST) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is minus 9 hours. Traveling from Sydney in April, you will find days in Sorrento are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). On the 11th (Mon), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Swansea.

Things to do in Sorrento

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

Positano
Highlights from your plan
Marina di Puolo ©
Marina di Puolo
Fornillo ©
Fornillo

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Swansea, United Kingdom

Swansea ©
Swansea, officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. Kick off your visit on the 12th (Tue): look for all kinds of wild species at Three Cliffs Bay, kick back and relax at Oxwich Bay, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Llangennith Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 13th (Wed): kick back and relax at Limeslade Bay and then make a splash at The LC.

To find maps, traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Swansea driving holiday planner.

Traveling by combination of train and flight from Sorrento to Swansea takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train, flight, and bus; or do a combination of train and flight. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sorrento to Swansea due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Sorrento in April, expect Swansea to be little chillier, temps between 14°C and 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Wed) early enough to travel to Tavistock.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks Beaches Outdoors
Highlights from your plan
Three Cliffs Bay ©
Three Cliffs Bay
Oxwich Bay ©
Oxwich Bay
Limeslade Bay ©
Limeslade Bay

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Tavistock, United Kingdom

Tavistock ©
Tavistock is an ancient stannary and market town within West Devon, England. On the 14th (Thu), stroll through Tavistock Trout Fishery, then whizz through the canopy at Tree Surfers, and then steep yourself in history at Cotehele. Keep things going the next day: take in the pleasant sights at Cremyll to Kingsand Walk and then head off the coast to Cawsand and Kingsand Beaches.

To see photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Tavistock visit planner.

Traveling by car from Swansea to Tavistock takes 3.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Newquay.

Things to do in Tavistock

Outdoors Nature Parks

Side Trips

Cawsand and Kingsand Beaches, Cotehele, Cremyll to Kingsand Walk
Highlights from your plan
Cotehele ©
Cotehele
Tree Surfers ©
Tree Surfers
Cawsand and Kingsand Beaches ©
Cawsand and Kingsand Beaches

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Newquay, United Kingdom

Newquay ©
Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
On the 16th (Sat), enjoy the sand and surf at Watergate Bay and then enjoy the sand and surf at Fistral Beach Bar.

For other places to visit, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Newquay holiday builder.

You can drive from Tavistock to Newquay in 1.5 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 17th (Sun) to allow time for travel to Dingle.

Things to do in Newquay

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trip

St. Michael's Mount
Highlights from your plan
Fistral Beach Bar ©
Fistral Beach Bar
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Watergate Bay ©
Watergate Bay

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Dingle, Ireland

Dingle ©
Located on Ireland's western coastline, Dingle sits between scenic mountains and the Atlantic Ocean.
On the 18th (Mon), tour the pleasant surroundings at Coumeenoole Beach, then see majestic marine mammals with Irish Adventures, and then step off the mainland to explore Great Blasket Island.

Take the guesswork out of planning a Dingle vacation by using our trip itinerary maker.

You can do a combination of flight, train, and bus from Newquay to Dingle in 11.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. In April, daily temperatures in Dingle can reach 15°C, while at night they dip to 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 19th (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Durness.

Things to do in Dingle

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Great Blasket Island, Inch Beach
Highlights from your plan
Inch Beach ©
Inch Beach
Irish Adventures ©
Irish Adventures
Coumeenoole Beach ©
Coumeenoole Beach

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Durness, United Kingdom

Durness ©
Durness is a village and civil parish in the north-west Highlands of Scotland. On the 20th (Wed), view the masterpieces at Balnakeil Craft Village, stroll through Sango Bay, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Balnakeil Beach.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Durness trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Dingle to Durness with the Route module. Prepare for little chillier weather when traveling from Dingle in April: high temperatures in Durness hover around 12°C and lows are around 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Thu) to allow time for travel to Borrowdale.

Things to do in Durness

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Sango Bay ©
Sango Bay
Balnakeil Beach ©
Balnakeil Beach
Balnakeil Bay ©
Balnakeil Bay

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Borrowdale, United Kingdom

Borrowdale ©
Borrowdale is a valley and civil parish in the English Lake District in the Borough of Allerdale in Cumbria, England.Borrowdale lies within the historic county boundaries of Cumberland, and is sometimes referred to as Cumberland Borrowdale to distinguish it from another Borrowdale in the historic county of Westmorland.GeographyThe valley rises in the central Lake District and runs north carrying the River Derwent into the lake of Derwent Water. Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Old Man of Coniston and then explore the activities along Buttermere Lake.

To find where to stay, more things to do, maps, and more tourist information, read Borrowdale day trip planning site.

Explore your travel options from Durness to Borrowdale with the Route module. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 23rd (Sat) to allow time for travel to Cinque Terre.

Things to do in Borrowdale

Nature Parks Trails

Side Trips

Dove Cottage, Buttermere Lake, Old Man of Coniston
Highlights from your plan
Old Man of Coniston ©
Old Man of Coniston
Buttermere Lake ©
Buttermere Lake
Dove Cottage ©
Dove Cottage

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Cinque Terre, Italy

Cinque Terre ©
Made up of five picturesque towns on the Ligurian coast, Cinque Terre is Italy's answer to the French Riviera.
Start off your visit on the 24th (Sun): explore the striking landscape of Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca, then hike along Cinque Terre Trails, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Levanto Beach.

For other places to visit, maps, ratings, and tourist information, read Cinque Terre trip itinerary planner.

Explore your travel options from Borrowdale to Cinque Terre with the Route module. The time zone difference moving from Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) to Central European Standard Time (CET) is 1 hour. In April, plan for daily highs up to 22°C, and evening lows to 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 25th (Mon) to allow time for travel to Calpe.

Things to do in Cinque Terre

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Levanto, Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca
Highlights from your plan
Cinque Terre Trails ©
Cinque Terre Trails
Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca ©
Sentiero 586 (ex n.6D) Volastra-Case Pianca

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Calpe, Spain

Calpe ©
Start off your visit on the 26th (Tue): kick back and relax at Altea Beach, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Playa del Albir, and then stroll through Cala Finestrat Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia Ortodoxa Rusa San Miguel Arcangel and then admire the majestic nature at Peñón de Ifac Natural Park.

For where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Calpe day trip planning site.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Cinque Terre to Calpe. In April, daytime highs in Calpe are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Calpe

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Altea, Playa del Albir, Cala Finestrat Beach
Highlights from your plan
Peñón de Ifac Natural Park ©
Peñón de Ifac Natural Park
Iglesia Ortodoxa Rusa San Miguel Arcangel ©
Iglesia Ortodoxa Rusa San Miguel Arcangel
Cala Finestrat Beach ©
Cala Finestrat Beach

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Ibiza Town, Spain

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
On the 28th (Thu), kick back and relax at Cala Comte and then kick back and relax at Cala Bassa. On the 29th (Fri), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: kick back and relax at Platja de ses Salines and then enjoy the sand and surf at Platja Des Cavallet.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and more tourist information, go to the Ibiza Town vacation planning app.

You can ride a ferry from Calpe to Ibiza Town in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train, bus, and flight; or do a combination of train and ferry. In April in Ibiza Town, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 14°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Beaches Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cala Comte, Cala Bassa
Highlights from your plan
Cala Comte ©
Cala Comte
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Cala Bassa ©
Cala Bassa

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona ©
Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): get engrossed in the history at Museu d'Història de Barcelona MUHBA, take a stroll through El Barri Gòtic, then kick back and relax at Playa de La Barceloneta, and finally wander the streets of Ciutat Vella. Here are some ideas for day two: admire the striking features of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral.

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

You can fly from Ibiza Town to Barcelona in 3 hours. Other options are to ride a ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Expect a daytime high around 22°C in April, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Beaches
Highlights from your plan
El Barri Gòtic ©
El Barri Gòtic
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Barcelona Cathedral ©
Barcelona Cathedral

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Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
Start off your visit on the 2nd (Mon): don't miss a visit to Cabo da Roca, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Quinta da Regaleira, and then make a trip to Belém Tower. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Tue): explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge.

Plan trip to Lisbon with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

You can fly from Barcelona to Lisbon in 5 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Western European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Lisbon can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. On the 3rd (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Lanzarote.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Cabo da Roca, Quinta da Regaleira
Highlights from your plan
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira
Castelo de S. Jorge ©
Castelo de S. Jorge
Belém Tower ©
Belém Tower

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Lanzarote, Spain

Lanzarote ©
Today, the entire island is a World Biosphere Reserve, with over 500 different kinds of plants, 17 of which are endemic.
On the 4th (Wed), take an in-depth tour of Museo de la Pirateria, then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Timanfaya Nationalpark, and then take in the dramatic natural features at Los Hervideros.

To see other places to visit, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Lanzarote road trip planning app.

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Lisbon to Lanzarote in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight, bus, and ferry; or do a combination of car and ferry. Expect somewhat warmer evenings in Lanzarote when traveling from Lisbon in May, with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Wed) so you can travel to Arona.

Things to do in Lanzarote

Nature Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Timanfaya Nationalpark ©
Timanfaya Nationalpark
Los Hervideros ©
Los Hervideros
Museo de la Pirateria ©
Museo de la Pirateria

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Arona, Spain

Arona ©
Start off your visit on the 5th (Thu): steep yourself in history at Mariposa, then enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de las Vistas, and then contemplate the waterfront views at Los Cristianos Harbour. Keep things going the next day: stroll through Playa El Medano and then hike along Barranco del Infierno.

To find photos, reviews, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Arona online sightseeing planner.

You can do a combination of bus and flight from Lanzarote to Arona in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. May in Arona sees daily highs of 28°C and lows of 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 7th (Sat) to allow time for travel to Sant Joan.

Things to do in Arona

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Barranco del Infierno, Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria, Playa El Medano
Highlights from your plan
Playa de las Vistas ©
Playa de las Vistas
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria ©
Basilica de Nuestra Senora de Candelaria
Barranco del Infierno ©
Barranco del Infierno

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Sant Joan, Spain

Sant Joan ©
Start off your visit on the 8th (Sun): make a trip to Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles, then contemplate the waterfront views at Embassament de Cúber, and then take a spin around town with ChainGuide Mallorca.

For reviews, more things to do, ratings, and more tourist information, you can read our Sant Joan itinerary planning app.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Arona to Sant Joan. The time zone changes from Western European Standard Time (WET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a 1 hour difference. Traveling from Arona in May, Sant Joan is a bit cooler at night with lows of 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 9th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Island of Gozo.

Things to do in Sant Joan

Outdoors Tours Parks

Side Trips

Majorca, Cala Molins, Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles
Highlights from your plan
ChainGuide Mallorca ©
ChainGuide Mallorca
Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles ©
Parroquia Nuestra Señora de los Ángeles
Embassament de Cúber ©
Embassament de Cúber

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Island of Gozo, Malta

Island of Gozo ©
The tiny island of Gozo, often called "Malta's little sister," sits in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea and lures visitors with its unspoiled natural scenery.
On the 10th (Tue), take in the dramatic natural features at Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves, contemplate the long history of St. George's Basilica, then explore the activities along Ramla Bay, and finally explore the ancient world of Ggantija Megalithic Temples.

For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Island of Gozo trip builder tool.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Sant Joan to Island of Gozo. Traveling from Sant Joan in May, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Island of Gozo, with lows of 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 11th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Naxos.

Things to do in Island of Gozo

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves ©
Xlendi Beach, Cliff and Caves
Ggantija Megalithic Temples ©
Ggantija Megalithic Temples
Ramla Bay ©
Ramla Bay

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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.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Thu): delve into the distant past at Apollonas Kouros, tour the pleasant surroundings at Alyko Dimou Naxou, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plaka Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Prokopios Beach, then enjoy the sand and surf at Apollonas Beach, then stop by Old Town, and finally delve into the distant past at Portara.

For maps, photos, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Naxos online sightseeing planner.

Explore your travel options from Island of Gozo to Naxos with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Island of Gozo to Naxos is 1 hour. In May, daytime highs in Naxos are 27°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Fri) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Naxos

Beaches Outdoors Parks
Highlights from your plan
Old Town ©
Old Town
Portara ©
Portara
Plaka Beach ©
Plaka Beach

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