44 days in Europe Itinerary

44 days in Europe Itinerary

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44 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Little Rock, United States
Fly:  14​h 45​min
1
Madrid, Spain
— 4 nights
train:  3​h 45​min
2
Ronda, Spain
— 2 nights
bus:  2​h
3
Seville, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  3​h 30​min
4
Barcelona, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  5​h
5
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
6
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
7
Bath, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
8
Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  3​h 45​min
9
Grasmere, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
Drive:  2​h 45​min
10
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
Drive:  4​h 15​min
11
Ullapool, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
+2
Drive + Fly + Drive:  7​h 15​min
12
Kilkenny, Ireland
— 2 nights
bus:  1​h 45​min
13
Dublin, Ireland
— 8 nights
Fly:  13​h 15​min
End: Little Rock, United States

4
nights
Madrid, Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
Step out of Madrid with an excursion to Catedral Primada in Toledo--about 1h 10 min away. There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Prado National Museum, indulge your senses at some of the top wineries in the area, stroll around Parque del Retiro, and admire the masterpieces at Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, read Madrid road trip planning tool .

Little Rock, USA to Madrid is an approximately 15-hour flight. You can also do a combination of car and flight; or do a combination of bus and flight. The time zone difference moving from Central Standard Time (CST) to Central European Time (CET) is 7 hours. Traveling from Little Rock in May, expect little chillier with lows of 52°F in Madrid. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) to allow enough time to take a train to Ronda.

Things to do in Madrid

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trip

Catedral Primada
Highlights from your plan
Wine Tours & Tastings
Prado National Museum ©
Prado National Museum
Parque del Retiro ©
Parque del Retiro

2
nights
Ronda, Spain

Renowned for its deep gorge, the quaint, whitewashed village of Ronda has preserved its charm as an Andalusian country village.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Thu): see the sights as you ascend with a climbing tour, then explore the ancient world of Baños Arabes, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Reservatauro Ronda. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 20th (Fri): take in the views from Puente Nuevo, then wander the streets of Old City, and then contemplate the long history of Casa Del Rey Moro.

To find where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, go to the Ronda driving holiday planner.

You can take a train from Madrid to Ronda in 4 hours. Other options are to do a combination of flight and train; or drive. In May in Ronda, expect temperatures between 80°F during the day and 55°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 20th (Fri) early enough to catcht the bus to Seville.

Things to do in Ronda

Outdoors Tours Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Climbing Tours
Reservatauro Ronda ©
Reservatauro Ronda
Puente Nuevo ©
Puente Nuevo

2
nights
Seville, Spain

Seville ©
A city of rich Moorish heritage, Seville is the cultural and financial center of southern Spain, and the site of numerous festivals throughout the year.
On the 21st (Sat), steep yourself in history at Royal Alcázar of Seville, get to know the fascinating history of Barrio Santa Cruz, then enjoy breathtaking views from Torre Giralda, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Catedral de Sevilla. On the 22nd (Sun), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Plaza de Los Refinadores, admire the landmark architecture of Metropol Parasol, then take in nature's colorful creations at Parque de Maria Luisa, and finally admire the landmark architecture of Plaza de España.

To find reviews, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Seville route planning app .

Traveling by bus from Ronda to Seville takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In May in Seville, expect temperatures between 79°F during the day and 58°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 22nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Seville

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Plaza de España ©
Plaza de España
Royal Alcázar of Seville ©
Royal Alcázar of Seville
Catedral de Sevilla ©
Catedral de Sevilla

3
nights
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 23rd (Mon): appreciate the extensive heritage of El Barri Gòtic, admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, then make a trip to Casa Batllo, and finally get a taste of the local shopping with La Boqueria. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: make a trip to Las Ramblas, stroll around Parc Guell, and then don't miss a visit to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find out how to plan a trip to Barcelona, use our trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Seville to Barcelona in 3.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. While traveling from Seville, expect little chillier days and about the same nights in Barcelona, ranging from highs of 71°F to lows of 57°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 25th (Wed) so you can travel to Paris.

Things to do in Barcelona

Historic Sites Neighborhoods Parks
Highlights from your plan
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia ©
Basilica of the Sagrada Familia
Parc Guell ©
Parc Guell
Casa Batllo ©
Casa Batllo

4
nights
Paris, France

Paris ©
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.
Step out of Paris to go to Versailles and see Palace of Versailles, which is approximately 48 minutes away. The adventure continues: admire the masterpieces at Louvre Museum, steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle, admire the striking features of Arc de Triomphe, and wander the streets of Montmartre.

For photos, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Paris sightseeing planning site .

Getting from Barcelona to Paris by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and flight; or drive. Plan for little chillier temperatures traveling from Barcelona in May, with highs in Paris at 64°F and lows at 49°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Sun) to allow time to take a train to London.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Musee d'Orsay ©
Musee d'Orsay

4
nights
London, United Kingdom

London ©
Vibrant and noisy, London is one of the world’s leading cities, an international capital of culture, education, fashion, music, finance, trade, and politics.
London is known for museums, nightlife, historic sites, shopping, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take in panoramic vistas at Coca-Cola London Eye, explore the world behind art at Victoria and Albert Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral, and get engrossed in the history at The British Museum.

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You can take a train from Paris to London in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. The time zone difference moving from Central European Time (CET) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT) is minus 1 hour. In May, plan for daily highs up to 62°F, and evening lows to 46°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Thu) so you can take a train to Bath.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Old & New Photography ©
Old & New Photography
Coca-Cola London Eye ©
Coca-Cola London Eye
National Gallery ©
National Gallery

3
nights
Bath, United Kingdom

Bath ©
A World Heritage Site, Bath has been one of Europe’s most popular spa destinations since the Roman era.
Venture out of the city with trips to Stonehenge (in Amesbury), Chavenage House (in Tetbury) and Brunel's SS Great Britain (in Bristol). The adventure continues: get engrossed in the history at The Roman Baths, indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, admire the striking features of The Royal Crescent Hotel & Spa, and pause for some serene contemplation at Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta.

To find where to stay, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Bath trip builder app .

Getting from London to Bath by train takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to drive to Moreton-in-Marsh.

Things to do in Bath

Historic Sites Museums Spas

Side Trips

Chavenage House, Salisbury Cathedral and Magna Carta, Stonehenge, Brunel's SS Great Britain
Highlights from your plan
Chavenage House ©
Chavenage House
The Roman Baths ©
The Roman Baths
Stonehenge ©
Stonehenge

2
nights
Moreton-in-Marsh, United Kingdom

Moreton-in-Marsh ©
Moreton-in-Marsh is a town civil parish in northeastern Gloucestershire, England. On the 5th (Sun), contemplate the long history of Holy Trinity Church, brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Cotswolds Distillery, meet the residents at Cotswold Falconry Centre, then get your game on at Cotswold Archery, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at The Parish Church of St. Mary. On the 6th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: steep yourself in history at Shakespeare's Birthplace, admire the natural beauty at Batsford Arboretum, and then pause for some serene contemplation at St Peter's Church.

To find traveler tips, maps, reviews, and more tourist information, you can read our Moreton-in-Marsh day trip planning tool .

Getting from Bath to Moreton-in-Marsh by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In June, daytime highs in Moreton-in-Marsh are 67°F, while nighttime lows are 51°F. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Tue) so you can drive to Grasmere.

Things to do in Moreton-in-Marsh

Parks Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Stratford-upon-Avon, Cotswolds Distillery, St Peter's Church, The Parish Church of St. Mary
Highlights from your plan
Cotswold Archery ©
Cotswold Archery
Cotswolds Distillery ©
Cotswolds Distillery
Cotswold Falconry Centre ©
Cotswold Falconry Centre

2
nights
Grasmere, United Kingdom

Grasmere ©
Grasmere is a village and tourist destination in the centre of the English Lake District. Start off your visit on the 7th (Tue): see the interesting displays at Derwent Pencil Museum, contemplate the waterfront views at Derwentwater, then trek along Catbells Lakeland Walk, and finally delve into the distant past at Castlerigg Stone Circle. On the 8th (Wed), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: stop by The Grasmere Gingerbread Shop, don't miss a visit to Lake Grasmere, then take in the dramatic natural features at Helm Crag, and finally explore the activities along Easedale Tarn.

For maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, read Grasmere trip itinerary website .

Drive from Moreton-in-Marsh to Grasmere in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and flight. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Grasmere

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trip

Keswick
Highlights from your plan
Catbells Lakeland Walk ©
Catbells Lakeland Walk
Derwentwater ©
Derwentwater
Easedale Tarn ©
Easedale Tarn

4
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Edinburgh is known for historic sites, museums, nightlife, nature, and childrens museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: step into the grandiose world of Edinburgh Castle, explore the galleries of Royal Yacht Britannia, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, and get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Edinburgh trip planner .

Traveling by car from Grasmere to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 63°F, and evening lows to 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Mon) to allow enough time to travel to Ullapool.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Museums Historic Sites Parks
Highlights from your plan
Great Away Days ©
Great Away Days
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Arthur's Seat ©
Arthur's Seat

3
nights
Ullapool, United Kingdom

Ullapool ©
Ullapool is a village of around 1,500 inhabitants in Ross-shire, Scottish Highlands. On the 14th (Tue), browse the eclectic array of goods at Ullapool Market, then look for gifts at Lael Crafts Gallery and coffee stop, then admire the natural beauty at Inverewe Garden, and finally explore the stunning scenery at Corrieshalloch Gorge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 15th (Wed): admire the natural beauty at Attadale Gardens and then enjoy the sand and surf at Achmelvich Beach.

To see ratings and tourist information, refer to the Ullapool online trip planner .

Traveling by car from Edinburgh to Ullapool takes 4.5 hours. June in Ullapool sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 47°F at night. You will have some time to spend on the 16th (Thu) before leaving for Kilkenny.

Things to do in Ullapool

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Attadale Gardens, Inverewe Garden, Achmelvich Beach
Highlights from your plan
Inverewe Garden ©
Inverewe Garden
Achmelvich Beach ©
Achmelvich Beach
Corrieshalloch Gorge ©
Corrieshalloch Gorge

2
nights
Kilkenny, Ireland

Kilkenny ©
The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
Start off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, sample the tasty concoctions at Smithwick's Experience, then step into the grandiose world of Kilkenny Castle, then steep yourself in history at Jerpoint Park, and finally get outside with Go With The Flow - River Adventures. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: examine the collection at Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum and then step into the grandiose world of Rock of Cashel.

To find other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, go to the Kilkenny trip itinerary builder tool .

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Ullapool to Kilkenny. Plan for somewhat warmer nights when traveling from Ullapool in June since evenings lows in Kilkenny dip to 54°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 18th (Sat) so you can catcht the bus to Dublin.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites Outdoors Breweries & Distilleries

Side Trips

Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, Rock of Cashel
Highlights from your plan
Go With The Flow - River Adventures ©
Kilkenny Castle ©
Kilkenny Castle
Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum ©

8
nights
Dublin, Ireland

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Dublin is known for museums, nightlife, parks, breweries & distilleries, and zoos & aquariums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: see the interesting displays at Guinness Storehouse, sample the fine beverages at Jameson Distillery Bow St., walk around St Stephens Green, and contemplate the long history of Kilmainham Gaol Museum.

To see where to stay, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Dublin online tour planner .

Take a bus from Kilkenny to Dublin in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Traveling from Kilkenny in June, Dublin is little chillier at night with lows of 48°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 26th (Sun) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Dublin

Museums Historic Sites Tours
Highlights from your plan
Beer Tastings & Tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum

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