38 days in Europe Itinerary

38 days in Europe Itinerary

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Alderney, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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St. Helier, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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St. Paul's Bay, Malta
— 7 nights
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Pristina, Kosovo
— 3 nights
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Pec, Kosovo
— 2 nights
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Podgorica, Montenegro
— 4 nights
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Kotor, Montenegro
— 3 nights
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Zagreb, Croatia
— 6 nights

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Alderney, United Kingdom

Alderney ©
On the 9th (Fri), tour the pleasant surroundings at Corblets Beach, then get a dose of the wild on Alderney Wildlife Trust - Seabirds Boat Trip, then steep yourself in history at The Cambridge Battery, and finally enjoy the sea views from Quesnard Lighthouse.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, go to the Alderney itinerary planner.

Manchester to Alderney is an approximately 19-hour combination of flight and car. In July in Alderney, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Fri) so you can travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in Alderney

Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites · Parks
Highlights from your trip
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Lighthouse
Quesnard Lighthouse
4.5

4
nights
St. Helier, United Kingdom

St. Helier ©
Take a break from the city and head to Jersey Seafaris and Beauport Beach. Step off the beaten path and head to Elizabeth Castle and Liberation Square. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St. Helier: Herm (Belvoir Bay Beach & Shell Beach).

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

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Alderney to St. Helier. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 16°C. On the 14th (Wed), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel to Madrid.

Things to do in St. Helier

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

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Must see
Elizabeth Castle
4.6
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Must see
Jersey Seafaris
4.9
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Beach
Shell Beach
4.9

5
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid ©

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Wine Tours & Tastings and Casco Historico de Toledo. Change things up with these side-trips from Madrid: Toledo (Church of Santo Tomé, Mirador del Valle, &more). And it doesn't end there: explore the world behind art at Prado National Museum, let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, admire the striking features of Metropolis Building, and stroll around Parque del Retiro.

For ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Madrid holiday planner.

You can fly from St. Helier to Madrid in 8 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 1 hour traveling from St. Helier to Madrid. When traveling from St. Helier in July, plan for warmer days in Madrid, with highs around 40°C, while nights are a bit warmer with lows around 23°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 19th (Mon) so you can travel to St. Paul's Bay.

Things to do in Madrid

Tours · Historic Sites · Wineries · Museums

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
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Must see
Parque del Retiro
4.8
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Wine Tour / Tasting
Wine Tours & Tastings
4.9

7
nights
St. Paul's Bay, Malta

St. Paul's Bay ©
Named after the saint who laid the foundations of Christianity on Malta over two millennia ago, St.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Hornblower Cruises and Xlendi Watersports. Get outdoors at Ta' Cenc and Wied il-Ghasri. You'll find plenty of places to visit near St. Paul's Bay: Xaghra (Xerri's Grotto, Xaghra Parish Church, &more), Gunpowder Magazine, Silos, WWII shelters & Battery (in Victoria) and Upper Barrakka Gardens (in Valletta). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at Blue Grotto (Il-Hnejja), Head underground at Tal Mixta Cave, kick back and relax at Ghajn Tuffieha Bay, and see Gozo Quad Tours.

To find reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read St. Paul's Bay road trip website.

Fly from Madrid to St. Paul's Bay in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or take a bus. Expect slightly colder weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in St. Paul's Bay hover around 36°C, while lows dip to 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Mon) so you can travel to Pristina.

Things to do in St. Paul's Bay

Outdoors · Parks · Tours · Nature

Side Trips

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Boat Tour
Hornblower Cruises
4.7
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Geologic Formation
Blue Hole
4.6

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Pristina, Kosovo

Pristina ©
Long regarded as a gray and traffic-congested provincial town with little tourist appeal, Pristina today possesses a youthful vibrance and a newfound sense of sophistication, as the result of the city's large community of foreign functionaries.
Get outdoors at Shar Mountain National Park and Marble Cave. Discover out-of-the-way places like Bear Sanctuary Prishtina & Thesaret e Natyres and Skanderbeg statue. When in Pristina, make a side trip to see Gracanica Monastery in Gracanica, approximately Gracanica away. There's lots more to do: stroll around Germia Park, contemplate the long history of Medieval Monuments in Kosovo, pause for some serene contemplation at Katedrale Nënë Tereza, and browse the different shops at ALBI Shopping Mall.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Pristina online holiday planner.

Getting from St. Paul's Bay to Pristina by combination of flight and taxi takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and taxi; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 30th (Fri) so you can go by car to Pec.

Things to do in Pristina

Wildlife · Parks · Nature · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Cave
Marble Cave
4.1

2
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Pec, Kosovo

Pec ©
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): Head underground at Sleeping beauty Cave, then take in breathtaking views at Rugova Canyon, and then push the limits with Balkan Natural Adventure. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: contemplate the long history of Patriarchate of Pec, admire the sheer force of White Drin Waterfall, then get a taste of the local shopping with Old Bazaar of Peja, and finally take in the dramatic scenery at Mirusha Waterfalls.

To find maps, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Pec vacation planner.

Traveling by car from Pristina to Pec takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Sun) so you can drive to Podgorica.

Things to do in Pec

Nature · Parks · Adventure · Outdoors

Side Trip

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Adrenaline / Extreme Tour
Balkan Natural Adventure
5.0
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Waterfall
Mirusha Waterfalls
4.4

4
nights
Podgorica, Montenegro

Podgorica ©
One of Europe's most relaxed and newest capital cities, Podgorica sits on the confluence of two rivers, with two sides of it offering two different options for exploring.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Lake Skadar and Piva Canyon. Get in touch with nature at Montenegrin Niagara Falls and Lake Piva. There's still lots to do: explore the stunning scenery at Morača River Canyon, pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral of the Resurrection of Christ, enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower, and take a pleasant ride with Mountain Riders.

For reviews, traveler tips, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Podgorica itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by car from Pec to Podgorica takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Kotor.

Things to do in Podgorica

Nature · Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

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Water Body
Lake Skadar
4.4
Canyon
Piva Canyon
4.9

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nights
Kotor, Montenegro

Kotor

Bride of the Adriatic Sea

Perched on the edge of a fjord-like bay rimmed by rugged mountains, Kotor grew around a medieval settlement purposely built like a maze.
Step off the beaten path and head to Bay of Kotor and Explore Montenegro. Escape the urban bustle at 360 Monte and Zip Line Njegusi. And it doesn't end there: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Tryphon Cathedral, stroll through Bajova Kula Beach, admire the landmark architecture of The Church of St. Matthew, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Church of Blažena Ozana.

For traveler tips, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Kotor trip planner.

Getting from Podgorica to Kotor by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. In August, daytime highs in Kotor are 38°C, while nighttime lows are 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Zagreb.

Things to do in Kotor

Outdoors · Historic Sites · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your trip
Must see
Bay of Kotor
4.8
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River Rafting / Tubing
360 Monte
4.9

6
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Zagreb, Croatia

Zagreb

Little Vienna

Zagreb boasts a combination of Austro-Hungarian and Socialist architecture, but it is beloved for its outdoor cafe culture.
Take a break from the city and head to Sky Riders Paragliding Croatia and Veliki Prstavac. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to St. Mark's Church (Crkva sv. Marka) and Supljara cave. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Zagreb: Konjicki Klub Rakovica (in Rakovica), Plitvice Lakes National Park (Gradinsko Lake & Sastavci) and Barac Caves (in Nova Krslja). There's lots more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedral of the Assumption, take the plunge with a skydiving experience, pause for some photo ops at The Well of Life, and contemplate the waterfront views at Jarun Lake.

To see traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Zagreb online travel planner.

Traveling by flight from Kotor to Zagreb takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Kotor in August; daily highs in Zagreb reach 32°C and lows reach 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel back home.

Things to do in Zagreb

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife

Side Trip

Highlights from your trip
Water Body
Jarun Lake
4.5
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Waterfall
Sastavci
4.9
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Parasailing / Paragliding
Sky Riders Paragliding Croatia
4.9

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