Route & dates
Start: Sydney, Australia
Paris, France— 6 nights
London, United Kingdom— 4 nights
Vilnius, Lithuania— 4 nights
Fly to Larnaca, Drive to Famagusta
Famagusta, Cyprus— 21 nights
Drive to Larnaca, Fly to Dubai
Dubai, United Arab Emirates— 3 nights
End: Sydney, Australia
Sat, Sep 11 - Fri, Oct 22
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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.You've now added Disneyland Paris to your itinerary. Visit Eiffel Tower and Basilique du Sacre-Coeur de Montmartre for their historical value. Escape the urban bustle at Île de la Cité and Canal Saint-Martin. The adventure continues: take a stroll through Le Marais, steep yourself in history at La Sorbonne, admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, and get a sense of history and politics at Hotel de Ville.
To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Paris trip itinerary builder website.
Sydney, Australia to Paris is an approximately 27-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 9 hours traveling from Sydney to Paris. In September, daytime highs in Paris are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 17th (Fri) early enough to take a train to London.
Things to do in Paris
London, United Kingdom
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.Get some cultural insight at Buckingham Palace and Tower of London. Westminster Abbey and Piccadilly Circus will appeal to history buffs. There's lots more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at St. Paul's Cathedral, get a sense of history and politics at Houses of Parliament, explore the wide array of goods at Harrods, and get to know the fascinating history of Oxford Street.
For other places to visit, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, refer to the London road trip planning tool.
You can take a train from Paris to London in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of car and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Paris to London due to the time zone difference. In September, plan for daily highs up to °C, and evening lows to °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) to allow enough time to travel to Vilnius.
Things to do in London
Jerusalem of Lithuania
The capital of Lithuania, Vilnius, boasts an impressive medieval quarter--one of the continent's largest and a World Heritage Site with almost 2,000 historical buildings.Bring the kids along to Hill of Three Crosses and PuckoriU Atodanga. Get a sense of the local culture at Gate of Dawn and Vilnius Old Town. Step out of Vilnius with an excursion to Trakai Island Castle Museum in Trakai--about 36 minutes away. And it doesn't end there: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Anne's Church, make a trip to St John's church, wander the streets of Uzupis, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral (Arkikatedra Bazilika).
To see ratings, maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Vilnius trip planner.
You can fly from London to Vilnius in 6 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of car and ferry. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from London to Vilnius due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around °C in September, and nighttime lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Famagusta.
Things to do in Vilnius
Trakai Island Castle Museum
City of 365 Churches
Just east of the capital sits Famagusta, an ancient port city with archaeological attractions, as well as an abandoned quarter that is popular among tourists as a symbol of the conflict between Turks and Greeks.Attractions like Kapparris Beach and Salamis Ancient City make great kid-friendly stops. Get some historical perspective at Kantara Castle and St Barnabas Monastery and Icon Museum. Get out of town with these interesting Famagusta side-trips: Dipkarpaz (Aphendrika, Ayios Therissos Church, &more), Incirli Cave (in Trikomo) and Kyrenia (Ancient Shipwreck Museum, Bellapais Monastery, &more). There's lots more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Lala Mustafa Pasha Mosque, explore the striking landscape of Dipkarpaz Milli Parki - Karpaz National Park Wild Donkey Protection Area, kick back and relax at Silver Beach, and head outdoors with Karpaz Gate Marina Beach Club.
To see ratings, traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Famagusta vacation planner.
Explore your travel options from Vilnius to Famagusta with the Route module. Expect much hotter temperatures when traveling from Vilnius in September; daily highs in Famagusta reach °C and lows reach °C. You'll set off for Dubai on the 17th (Sun).
Things to do in Famagusta
Kyrenia, Paralimni, Dipkarpaz, Trikomo, Deryneia
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
City of Gold
Take a holiday in Dubai to experience a mix of excitement, entertainment, and relaxation.Relax by the water at Umm Suqeim Beach and Jumeirah Public Beach. Head to The Dubai Mall and Dubai Gold Soukfor some retail therapy. There's much more to do: see exotic creatures in open habitats at a safari tour, make a splash at Atlantis Aquaventure Waterpark, browse the eclectic array of goods at Dubai Spice Souk, and buy something for everyone on your list at Souk Madinat Jumeirah.
To see reviews, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Dubai trip itinerary planner.
The Route module can help you plan travel from Famagusta to Dubai. The time zone difference when traveling from Famagusta to Dubai is 2 hours. In October, Dubai is a bit warmer than Famagusta - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Thu) early enough to travel back home.
Things to do in Dubai
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