42 days in Europe Itinerary

42 days in Europe Itinerary

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Start: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Fly + Drive:  19 h 30 min
1
Genzano di Roma, Italy
— 5 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  8 h 45 min
2
Kalambaka, Greece
— 1 day
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  15 h 30 min
3
Kyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom
— 1 day
Bus:  1 h 30 min
4
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3 h 30 min
5
Inverness, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly + Train:  5 h 30 min
6
Llandudno, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h 45 min
7
Cardiff, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 15 min
8
Torquay, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
9
St Austell, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
10
Weymouth, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  3 h
11
East Cowes, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
+3
Ferry + Bus + Train + Fly:  2 h 45 min
12
St. Helier, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Fly:  5 h
13
Barcelona, Spain
— 7 nights
Fly + Shuttle:  17 h 15 min
End: Buenos Aires, Argentina

5
nights
Genzano di Roma, Italy

Genzano di Roma ©
Genzano di Roma is a town and comune in the Metropolitan City of Rome, in the Lazio region of central Italy. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Palmarola and Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial. Change things up with these side-trips from Genzano di Roma: Museo Storico Piana delle Orme (in Borgo Faiti), Grotte di Falvaterra (in Falvaterra) and Giardino di Ninfa (in Cisterna di Latina). Pack the 23rd (Mon) with family-friendly diversions at MagicLand. Spend the 26th (Thu) exploring nature at Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo. There's lots more to do: explore the fascinating underground world of Caves of Pastena, stroll through Grotte Dell'Arco, enjoy the sand and surf at Duna 31.5, and find something for the whole family at Zoomarine.

To find reviews, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Genzano di Roma trip itinerary builder website.

Buenos Aires, Argentina to Genzano di Roma is an approximately 23- hour combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Argentina Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 4 hour difference. In September, Genzano di Roma is a bit warmer than Buenos Aires - with highs of 30°C and lows of 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 26th (Thu) so you can travel to Kalambaka.

Things to do in Genzano di Roma

Parks Theme Parks Nature

Side Trips

Latina, Torvaianica, MagicLand, Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial, Parco Nazionale d'Abruzzo
Highlights from your plan
Palmarola ©
Palmarola
Museo Storico Piana delle Orme ©
Museo Storico Piana delle Orme
Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial ©
Sicily Rome American Cemetery and Memorial

1
day
Kalambaka, Greece

Kalambaka ©
The gateway to one of the largest monastery complexes in Greece, the small town of Kalambaka nestles against a landscape of imposing rock formations rising 400 m (1,300 ft) into the air. Nearly leveled during World War II, the town rebuilt and reinvented itself in the post-war period, quickly becoming one of the region's major travel destinations.
On the 27th (Fri), take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of the Great Meteoron and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Meteora.

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

Explore your travel options from Genzano di Roma to Kalambaka with the Route module. The time zone difference when traveling from Genzano di Roma to Kalambaka is 1 hour. Traveling from Genzano di Roma in September, Kalambaka is little chillier at night with lows of 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Fri) so you can travel to Kyle of Lochalsh.

Things to do in Kalambaka

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Meteora ©
Meteora
Monastery of the Great Meteoron ©
Monastery of the Great Meteoron

1
day
Kyle of Lochalsh, United Kingdom

Kyle of Lochalsh ©
On the 28th (Sat), steep yourself in history at Eilean Donan Castle.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Kyle of Lochalsh itinerary planner.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Kalambaka to Kyle of Lochalsh. The time zone difference when traveling from Kalambaka to Kyle of Lochalsh is minus 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 28th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Kyle of Lochalsh

Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle

2
nights
Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Kick off your visit on the 29th (Sun): go for a walk through Fairy Glen, take in the dramatic natural features at The Quiraing, then take in the dramatic natural features at Kilt Rock, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at The Old Man of Storr. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 30th (Mon): contemplate the waterfront views at Portree Harbour and then take in the dramatic natural features at Neist Point.

To see ratings, where to stay, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the Isle of Skye trip itinerary builder site.

You can take a bus from Kyle of Lochalsh to Isle of Skye in an hour. Alternatively, you can drive. In September in Isle of Skye, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Inverness.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Nature Parks
Highlights from your plan
Fairy Glen ©
Fairy Glen
Portree Harbour ©
Portree Harbour
The Quiraing ©
The Quiraing

2
nights
Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©
Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Tue): step into the grandiose world of Urquhart Castle, explore the activities along River Ness, then witness the site of a historic battle at Culloden Battlefield, and finally learn insider's secrets on a distillery tour. Here are some ideas for day two: fly down the slopes at Cairngorm Mountain and then identify plant and animal life at RZSS Highland Wildlife Park.

For other places to visit, where to stay, maps, and tourist information, go to the Inverness itinerary builder tool.

You can drive from Isle of Skye to Inverness in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Expect a daytime high around 19°C in September, and nighttime lows around 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Llandudno.

Things to do in Inverness

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Cairngorm Mountain, Culloden Battlefield, Urquhart Castle, RZSS Highland Wildlife Park
Highlights from your plan
River Ness ©
River Ness
Distillery Tours
Urquhart Castle ©
Urquhart Castle

4
nights
Llandudno, United Kingdom

Llandudno ©
Llandudno is a seaside resort, town and community in Conwy County Borough, Wales, located on the Creuddyn peninsula, which protrudes into the Irish Sea. Discover out-of-the-way places like Conwy Town Walls and Powis Castle and Garden. Venture out of the city with trips to Beaumaris Castle (in Beaumaris), National Trust - Plas Newydd Country House and Gardens (in Llanfairpwllgwyngyll) and Harlech Castle (in Harlech). The adventure continues: visit a coastal fixture at South Stack Lighthouse, tour the pleasant surroundings at Great Orme, explore the historical opulence of Caernarfon Castle, and explore the ancient world of Walls of Chester.

To find maps, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Llandudno road trip site.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Inverness to Llandudno takes 5.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Inverness in October, Llandudno is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can drive to Cardiff.

Things to do in Llandudno

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Conwy, South Stack Lighthouse, Beaumaris Castle, Caernarfon Castle, Blists Hill Victorian Town
Highlights from your plan
Great Orme ©
Great Orme
Conwy Town Walls ©
Conwy Town Walls
South Stack Lighthouse ©
South Stack Lighthouse

4
nights
Cardiff, United Kingdom

Cardiff ©
The capital of Wales, Cardiff is a very green city indeed, boasting more green space per person than any other place in the country.
Get out of town with these interesting Cardiff side-trips: Pembroke Castle (in Pembroke), Gower Peninsula (in Swansea) and Folly Farm (in Begelly). The adventure continues: step into the grandiose world of Cardiff Castle, snap pictures at Clifton Suspension Bridge, steep yourself in history at Blenheim Palace, and see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, read our Cardiff route planning site.

Traveling by car from Llandudno to Cardiff takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In October, daytime highs in Cardiff are 17°C, while nighttime lows are 11°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can drive to Torquay.

Things to do in Cardiff

Historic Sites Parks Theme Parks

Side Trips

Bristol, Pembroke Castle, Gower Peninsula, Bath Abbey, Folly Farm
Highlights from your plan
Pembroke Castle ©
Pembroke Castle
Gower Peninsula ©
Gower Peninsula
Folly Farm ©
Folly Farm

4
nights
Torquay, United Kingdom

Torquay ©
Torquay is a seaside town in Devon, England, part of the unitary authority area of Torbay. Step off the beaten path and head to Babbacombe and Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum. Explore Torquay's surroundings by going to Dunster Castle (in Dunster), Woolacombe Beach (in Woolacombe) and The Donkey Sanctuary (in Sidmouth). There's still lots to do: steep yourself in history at Coleton Fishacre, walk around Kents Cavern, explore the activities along Brixham Harbour, and get in on the family fun at Babbacombe Model Village.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Torquay day trip website.

Getting from Cardiff to Torquay by car takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: take a train. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Mon) early enough to go by car to St Austell.

Things to do in Torquay

Parks Nature Wildlife

Side Trips

Dartmouth, Dunster Castle, Arlington Court and the National Trust Carriage Museum, Woolacombe Beach, Paignton Zoo Environmental Park
Highlights from your plan
Woolacombe Beach ©
Woolacombe Beach
Babbacombe ©
Babbacombe

2
nights
St Austell, United Kingdom

St Austell ©
St Austell is a civil parish and major town in Cornwall, England, UK. Start off your visit on the 15th (Tue): admire the natural beauty at Trebah Garden, head off the coast to St. Michael's Mount, and then stroll through Fistral Beach Bar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: delve into the distant past at Tintagel Castle, take in nature's colorful creations at Lanhydrock House and Garden, and then take in nature's colorful creations at The Lost Gardens of Heligan.

For reviews, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the St Austell day trip app.

Traveling by car from Torquay to St Austell takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) so you can drive to Weymouth.

Things to do in St Austell

Parks Historic Sites Beaches

Side Trips

Tintagel Castle, Lanhydrock House and Garden, St. Michael's Mount, Trebah Garden, Fistral Beach Bar
Highlights from your plan
St. Michael's Mount ©
St. Michael's Mount
Trebah Garden ©
Trebah Garden
The Lost Gardens of Heligan ©
The Lost Gardens of Heligan

4
nights
Weymouth, United Kingdom

Weymouth ©
Weymouth is a seaside town in Dorset, England, situated on a sheltered bay at the mouth of the River Wey on the English Channel coast. Explore hidden gems such as Dorset Adventure Park and Corfe Castle. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Weymouth: Beaulieu National Motor Museum (in Beaulieu), Bournemouth Beach (in Bournemouth) and Portsmouth (The Mary Rose, Portsmouth Historic Dockyard, &more). There's lots more to do: make a trip to Weymouth Harbour, stroll through Weymouth Beach, admire the striking features of Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, and steep yourself in history at Longleat.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Weymouth trip planner.

You can drive from St Austell to Weymouth in 3 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Sun) early enough to go by car to East Cowes.

Things to do in Weymouth

Parks Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Portsmouth, Corfe Castle, Wareham, Lulworth Cove, Beaulieu National Motor Museum
Highlights from your plan
Dorset Adventure Park ©
Dorset Adventure Park
Corfe Castle ©
Corfe Castle
Weymouth Harbour ©
Weymouth Harbour

2
nights
East Cowes, United Kingdom

East Cowes ©
Start off your visit on the 21st (Mon): contemplate the long history of Osborne House, then admire the natural beauty at Godshill Model Village, and then identify plant and animal life at The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue): take an in-depth tour of Carisbrooke Castle, then don't miss a visit to Isle of Wight Steam Railway, then admire nature's wide array of creatures at Monkey Haven, and finally steep yourself in history at The Needles Battery.

To see more things to do, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read East Cowes journey planner.

Traveling by car from Weymouth to East Cowes takes 3 hours. October in East Cowes sees daily highs of 17°C and lows of 9°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Tue) to allow time to travel to St. Helier.

Things to do in East Cowes

Historic Sites Parks Wildlife

Side Trips

Newport, Godshill Model Village, Isle of Wight Steam Railway, The Isle of Wight Donkey Sanctuary, The Needles Battery
Highlights from your plan
Osborne House ©
Osborne House
The Needles Battery ©
The Needles Battery
Godshill Model Village ©
Godshill Model Village

2
nights
St. Helier, United Kingdom

St. Helier ©
Start off your visit on the 23rd (Wed): don't miss a visit to Liberation Square, step into the grandiose world of Elizabeth Castle, then get engrossed in the history at Jersey Museum & Art Gallery, and finally learn about wildlife with up-close encounters at Jersey Zoo. Keep things going the next day: see the interesting displays at Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital, then enjoy the sand and surf at St. Brelade's Bay Beach, and then enjoy the sea views from Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere).

To find traveler tips, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, refer to the St. Helier trip builder.

You can do a combination of ferry and flight from East Cowes to St. Helier in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. Traveling from East Cowes in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be somewhat warmer in St. Helier, with lows of 13°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Thu) so you can travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in St. Helier

Parks Museums Historic Sites

Side Trips

St. Brelade, Jersey Zoo, Jersey War Tunnels - German Underground Hospital
Highlights from your plan
St. Brelade's Bay Beach ©
St. Brelade's Bay Beach
Jersey Museum & Art Gallery ©
Jersey Museum & Art Gallery
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere) ©
Corbiere Lighthouse (La Corbiere)

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Barcelona, Spain

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Photography Tours and Catedral Basilica Metropolitana Primada de Tarragona. Get out of town with these interesting Barcelona side-trips: Girona (Patronat Call de Girona & Natural Park of the Aiguamolls de l'Emporda), Besalu (Bridge of Besalu & El Rebost del Comtat de Besalu) and Placa Major (in Banyoles). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus, stop by San Marti d'Empuries, get engrossed in the history at Museu del Mar - Can Garriga, and savor the flavors at Food & Drink.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and tourist information, go to the Barcelona day trip planning site.

You can fly from St. Helier to Barcelona in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from St. Helier to Barcelona due to the time zone difference. Traveling from St. Helier in October, things will get somewhat warmer in Barcelona: highs are around 26°C and lows about 18°C. You will have some time to spend on the 31st (Thu) before leaving for home.

Things to do in Barcelona

Parks Tours Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lloret de Mar, Girona, Besalu, San Marti d'Empuries, Platja de la Mora
Highlights from your plan
Photography Tours
Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus ©
Templo del Sagrado Corazon de Jesus

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