53 days in Europe Itinerary

53 days in Europe Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Europe Trip Planner

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London, United Kingdom
— 1 night
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Swansea, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Newquay, United Kingdom
— 2 nights
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Paris, France
— 3 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 2 nights
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Riccione, Italy
— 4 nights
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Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
Fly to Split, Ferry to Hvar
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Hvar, Croatia
— 1 day
Ferry
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Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 1 night
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Gallipoli, Italy
— 1 night
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Drive to Brindisi Airport, Fly to Kefallinia Airport, Drive to Skala
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Skala, Greece
— 1 night
Drive
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Skopelos Town, Greece
— 1 night
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Adamas, Greece
— 2 nights
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Ios, Greece
— 2 nights
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Agios Prokopios, Greece
— 2 nights
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Tinos, Greece
— 2 nights
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Cesme, Turkey
— 1 night
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Symi, Greece
— 1 night
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Lefkos, Greece
— 1 night
Drive to Karpathos Airport, Fly to Paphos
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Paphos, Cyprus
— 1 day
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Ayia Napa, Cyprus
— 1 night
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Vienna, Austria
— 1 night
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 1 night
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 1 night
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Oslo, Norway
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Reykjavik, Iceland
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London, United Kingdom

— 1 night

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.
Start off your visit on the 29th (Mon): kick back and relax at Eriskay Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Shell Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Abermawr Beach. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: take an in-depth tour of Apsley House, steep yourself in history at Old Royal Naval College, browse the exhibits of Queen's House, then see the interesting displays at Museum of the Home, then examine the collection at Florence Nightingale Museum, and finally catch a live performance at South Bank.

To find reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our London holiday website.

Sydney, Australia to London is an approximately 25-hour flight. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 10 hours traveling from Sydney to London. In June in London, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 13°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Tue) early enough to take a train to Swansea.

Things to do in London

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Museums

Side Trips

Swansea, United Kingdom

— 2 nights
Swansea, officially known as the City and County of Swansea, is a coastal city and county in Wales. Start off your visit on the 1st (Wed): snap pictures at Swansea Slip Bridge, cool off at The LC, and then kick back and relax at Limeslade Bay. Keep things going the next day: explore the fascinating underground world of The National Showcaves Centre for Wales, examine the collection at Big Pit National Coal Museum, then take in the waterfront at Grand Pier, then see the interesting displays at St Fagans National Museum of History, and finally tour the pleasant surroundings at Gower Peninsula.

To find ratings, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Swansea tour itinerary tool.

You can take a train from London to Swansea in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, plan for daily highs up to 21°C, and evening lows to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Newquay.

Things to do in Swansea

Parks · Theme Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors

Side Trips

Newquay, United Kingdom

— 2 nights

Surf Capital of the UK

Known as the Surf Capital of the UK, Newquay is a vibrant city with youthful energy.
On the 3rd (Fri), enjoy the sand and surf at Watergate Bay, then see some colorful creatures with Dive Newquay, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Porth Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: get active on the water at Newquay Activity Centre and then see Bodyboard-Holidays.

To see other places to visit, photos, and other tourist information, you can read our Newquay tour builder website.

Getting from Swansea to Newquay by car takes about 4 hours. Other options: take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 4th (Sat) to allow time for the flight to Paris.

Things to do in Newquay

Outdoors · Tours · Beaches · Parks

Paris, France

— 3 nights

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.
Explore hidden gems such as Île de la Cité and Albert Kahn Musee et Jardins. Get a sense of the local culture at Ile Saint-Louis and Palais de Chaillot. Take a break from Paris with a short trip to Village de Chessy in Chessy, about 50 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: take an in-depth tour of Museum of Eroticism (Musee de l'Erotisme), enjoy the sand and surf at Paris Plage, get to know the fascinating history of Montmartre, and examine the collection at Palais de Tokyo.

For more things to do, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, use the Paris sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Newquay to Paris takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or take a train. The time zone difference when traveling from Newquay to Paris is 1 hour. Expect a daytime high around 30°C in July, and nighttime lows around 18°C. On the 7th (Tue), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Barcelona.

Things to do in Paris

Museums · Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Barcelona, Spain

— 2 nights

Jewel of the Mediterranean

Barcelona, the country’s second-largest city, is a cosmopolitan urban center known for its throbbing youthful energy and stellar architecture.
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Wed): pause for some serene contemplation at Sant Miquel del Fai Monastery, kick back and relax at Llevant Beach, then admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilica de Santa Maria del Mar. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 9th (Thu): kick back and relax at La Playa de Sitges, get to know the fascinating history of El Barri Gòtic, then take a leisurely stroll along Port Vell, and finally make a trip to Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Barcelona day trip planner.

Getting from Paris to Barcelona by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. Traveling from Paris in July, Barcelona is somewhat warmer at night with lows of 25°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) to allow time to fly to Florence.

Things to do in Barcelona

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Florence, Italy

— 2 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
On the 10th (Fri), explore the historical opulence of Villa Medicea di Cerreto Guidi, then take an in-depth tour of Musei di Fiesole, then don't miss a visit to Palazzo Vecchio, and finally explore the world behind art at Gallerie Degli Uffizi. Keep things going the next day: admire the masterpieces at Florence Academy of Fine Arts, get engrossed in the history at Palazzo Medici Riccardi, ponder the world of politics at Museo Nazionale del Bargello, then admire the masterpieces at Palazzo Strozzi, and finally examine the collection at Pitti Palace.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, read our Florence trip planning site.

Fly from Barcelona to Florence in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Traveling from Barcelona in July, Florence is a bit cooler at night with lows of 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Sat) so you can drive to Riccione.

Things to do in Florence

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Riccione, Italy

— 4 nights

Green Pearl of Adriatic

One of northern Italy's most popular seaside resorts, Riccione is known as the Green Pearl of the Adriatic for its tree-lined streets and numerous gardens.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa del Sol and Basilica San Vitale. Do some cultural sightseeing at Forte di San Leo and Battistero Neoniano (Battistero degli Ortodossi). You'll find plenty of places to visit near Riccione: Ravenna (Basilica di Sant'Apollinare Nuovo & Archiepiscopal Museum). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Bagno Egisto 38, head outdoors with Spiaggia 60 Riccione - Bagni Giorgio, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Bagno 39 Cigno.

For maps, more things to do, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Riccione route planner.

You can drive from Florence to Riccione in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of shuttle and bus. July in Riccione sees daily highs of 34°C and lows of 23°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to drive to Rome.

Things to do in Riccione

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rome, Italy

— 3 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Escape the urban bustle at Rivazzurra S.R.L. and Isola Tiberina. Arcibasilica di San Giovanni in Laterano and Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls are good opportunities to explore the local culture. When in Rome, make a side trip to see Necropolis of Pantalica in Pantalica, approximately Pantalica away. There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Ghetto Ebraico, browse the exhibits of Vatican Museums, don't miss a visit to St. Peter's Basilica, and see the interesting displays at Museo del Tesoro della Basilica di San Pietro.

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

Drive from Riccione to Rome in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) early enough to travel to Hvar.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Hvar, Croatia

— 1 day

Croatian St. Tropez

The Croatian island of Hvar serves as a picturesque location for a Mediterranean holiday, with a range of offerings from quiet coves to a lively medieval town.
Kick off your visit on the 19th (Sun): enjoy the sand and surf at Pokonji Dol Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Dubovica Beach.

To see maps, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Hvar day trip app.

Do a combination of flight and ferry from Rome to Hvar in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. July in Hvar sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 26°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 19th (Sun) so you can ride a ferry to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Hvar

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Dubrovnik, Croatia

— 1 night

Pearl of the Adriatic

Along the Dalmation Coast, the city of Dubrovnik has become famous for its pedestrian-only Old Town surrounded by fortress walls, and its historical heft has earned it World Heritage Site status.
On the 20th (Mon), step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, then get to know the fascinating history of Dubrovnik City Walls, and then wander the streets of Old Town.

To see maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dubrovnik tour itinerary builder.

Getting from Hvar to Dubrovnik by ferry takes about 4 hours. Other options: do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Dubrovnik can reach 34°C, while at night they dip to 24°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Gallipoli.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Parks · Nature

Gallipoli, Italy

— 1 night

Ionian Pearl

Deriving its name from the Greek for "beautiful city," Gallipoli retains the charm of an old fishing port.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): enjoy the sand and surf at Lido Sol d'Oro, delve into the distant past at Frantoio Ipogeo Mulino a Vento, and then stroll through Lido La Bussola. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: kick back and relax at Lido La Playa, kick back and relax at Samsara Beach, and then stroll through Spiaggia Baia Verde di Gallipoli.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Gallipoli road trip planning app.

Traveling by flight from Dubrovnik to Gallipoli takes 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and car; or do a combination of ferry and bus. While traveling from Dubrovnik, expect somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Gallipoli, ranging from highs of 38°C to lows of 22°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Skala.

Things to do in Gallipoli

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Skala, Greece

— 1 night
Mass tourism has transformed the once-sleepy village of Skala into a modern seaside resort, its major attraction a well-developed beach that happens to be one of the longest and sandiest on the island of Cephalonia.
Kick off your visit on the 23rd (Thu): stroll through Xigia Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Navagio Beach (Shipwreck Beach). Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: stroll through Skala Beach, kick back and relax at Lourdas (Lourdata) Beach, and then kick back and relax at Poros Beach.

For reviews and other tourist information, use the Skala day trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Gallipoli to Skala. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July, plan for daily highs up to 36°C, and evening lows to 24°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 24th (Fri) so you can travel to Skopelos Town.

Things to do in Skala

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Skopelos Town, Greece

— 1 night
Start off your visit on the 25th (Sat): kick back and relax at Perivoliou Beach, kick back and relax at Panormos Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Agios Ioannis Beach. Keep things going the next day: kick back and relax at Leftos Gialos Beach and then kick back and relax at Vithisma Beach.

For ratings, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, refer to the Skopelos Town vacation maker website.

You can drive from Skala to Skopelos Town in 10.5 hours. In July in Skopelos Town, expect temperatures between 34°C during the day and 28°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Sun) so you can travel to Adamas.

Things to do in Skopelos Town

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trips

Adamas, Greece

— 2 nights
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Sarakiniko Beach and Sikia Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Kleftiko Beach and Tsigrado Beach.

For other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Adamas trip planner.

You can drive from Skopelos Town to Adamas in 13 hours. In July, daytime highs in Adamas are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Ios.

Things to do in Adamas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trip

Ios, Greece

— 2 nights
Halfway between Naxos and Santorini lies tiny Ios, famous worldwide as one of the Aegean's liveliest nightlife hubs.
On the 30th (Thu), tour the pleasant surroundings at Manganari Beach, then get active on the water at Meltemi Boat Tours, Watersports & Diving, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mylopotas Beach. On your second day here, delve into the distant past at Ancient Thera, then enjoy the sand and surf at Perissa Black Sand Beach, then kick back and relax at Red Beach, and finally kick back and relax at Caldera Beach.

For more things to do, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, read Ios vacation site.

You can travel from Adamas to Ios in 5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 34°C in July, and nighttime lows around 26°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 31st (Fri) so you can travel to Agios Prokopios.

Things to do in Ios

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Transportation

Side Trips

Agios Prokopios, Greece

— 2 nights
Agios Prokopios is a seaside village on the island of Naxos, Greece. Kick off your visit on the 1st (Sat): enjoy the sand and surf at Molos Beach, stroll through Agios Prokopios Beach, and then stroll through Maragas Beach. On the next day, delve into the lush surroundings at Alyko Dimou Naxou, then kick back and relax at Apollonas Beach, and then enjoy the sand and surf at Mikri Vigla Beach.

To find maps, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, use the Agios Prokopios online tour planner.

Getting from Ios to Agios Prokopios by journey takes about 3.5 hours. In July, daily temperatures in Agios Prokopios can reach 32°C, while at night they dip to 28°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sun) so you can travel to Tinos.

Things to do in Agios Prokopios

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Side Trips

Tinos, Greece

— 2 nights
Tinos is a Greek island situated in the Aegean Sea. Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Mon): explore the galleries of Panayia Evanyelistria Cathedral and Museums, then stroll through Elia Beach, and then stroll through Super Paradise Beach. On your second day here, tour the pleasant surroundings at Paradise Beach, enjoy the sand and surf at Paraga Beach, and then stroll through Agia Anna Beach.

To see ratings, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read Tinos trip planner.

Travel from Agios Prokopios to Tinos in 3.5 hours. August in Tinos sees daily highs of 33°C and lows of 27°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel to Cesme.

Things to do in Tinos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Cesme, Turkey

— 1 night
The ancient coastal town of Cesme has managed to preserve its natural beauty, even after many years as one of the most popular beach resorts in Turkey's Aegean Region.
Kick off your visit on the 5th (Wed): kick back and relax at Fun Beach Club, cruise along Nea Moni Monastery, and then kick back and relax at Paralia Vroulidia.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Cesme online road trip planner.

You can drive from Tinos to Cesme in 14.5 hours. In August, daytime highs in Cesme are 36°C, while nighttime lows are 27°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 5th (Wed) early enough to travel to Symi.

Things to do in Cesme

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Adventure

Side Trip

Symi, Greece

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 6th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Toli Bay, then enjoy the sand and surf at St Nicholas Beach, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nimborio Beach. Here are some ideas for day two: appreciate the extensive heritage of Medieval City and then kick back and relax at Marathounda Beach.

To see traveler tips, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Symi trip planner.

Drive from Cesme to Symi in 7.5 hours. August in Symi sees daily highs of 36°C and lows of 29°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel to Lefkos.

Things to do in Symi

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trip

Lefkos, Greece

— 1 night
Kick off your visit on the 8th (Sat): stroll through Diakoftis Beach and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Theodoros. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy the sand and surf at Lefkos Beach and then enjoy the sand and surf at Apella Beach.

To find reviews, where to stay, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Lefkos day trip website.

You can drive from Symi to Lefkos in 6.5 hours. In August, plan for daily highs up to 34°C, and evening lows to 28°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 9th (Sun) early enough to travel to Paphos.

Things to do in Lefkos

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks

Side Trip

Paphos, Cyprus

— 1 day
The legendary birthplace of the Greek goddess Aphrodite and the capital of western Cyprus, the city of Paphos showcases an abundance of archaeological, architectural, and historical sites.
On the 10th (Mon), cool off at Vardas Beach, kick back and relax at Coral Bay, then explore the ancient world of Tombs of the Kings, and finally take in the dramatic natural features at Aphrodite's Rock.

For other places to visit, traveler tips, where to stay, and more tourist information, read Paphos online travel planner.

Explore your travel options from Lefkos to Paphos with the Route module. In August, plan for daily highs up to 37°C, and evening lows to 26°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to drive to Ayia Napa.

Things to do in Paphos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ayia Napa, Cyprus

— 1 night
Though Ayia Napa boasts archaeological sites and the largest water park in Europe, the city is best known as a party hub.
Kick off your visit on the 11th (Tue): contemplate the waterfront views at Konnos Bay, see some colorful creatures with Taba Diving Centre, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Nissi Beach.

For photos, reviews, ratings, and tourist information, read our Ayia Napa trip app.

You can drive from Paphos to Ayia Napa in 2.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. August in Ayia Napa sees daily highs of 39°C and lows of 27°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 11th (Tue) early enough to fly to Vienna.

Things to do in Ayia Napa

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Side Trip

Vienna, Austria

— 1 night

City of Dreams

The cultural, economic, and political center of the country, Vienna has developed from its early Celtic and Roman roots into a medieval and Baroque city, with an old town that was designated a World Heritage Site in 2001.
Start off your visit on the 12th (Wed): see the interesting displays at ZOOM Kindermuseum, see the interesting displays at The Hofburg, then get to know the fascinating history of Historic Center of Vienna, and finally appreciate the views at Wachau Valley.

To find other places to visit, where to stay, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip itinerary maker.

You can fly from Ayia Napa to Vienna in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of car, ferry, and bus. The time zone changes from Eastern European Standard Time (EET) to Central European Standard Time (CET), which is usually a -1 hour difference. Traveling from Ayia Napa in August, things will get little chillier in Vienna: highs are around 31°C and lows about 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Wed) so you can fly to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Vienna

Museums · Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Side Trip

Copenhagen, Denmark

— 1 night

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
On the 13th (Thu), ponder the world of politics at Christiansborg Slot, then stop by Gammel Strand, then take a leisurely stroll along Nyhavn, and finally explore the world behind art at Designmuseum Danmark.

To see photos, ratings, maps, and other tourist information, you can read our Copenhagen journey builder.

Traveling by flight from Vienna to Copenhagen takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Prepare for slightly colder weather when traveling from Vienna in August: high temperatures in Copenhagen hover around 25°C and lows are around 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 13th (Thu) early enough to travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

Stockholm, Sweden

— 1 night

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
On the 14th (Fri), brush up on your military savvy at Royal Armory, enjoy the sand and surf at Langholmen, and then get to know the fascinating history of Stockholm Old Town.

For more things to do, reviews, photos, and tourist information, go to the Stockholm online vacation planner.

Do a combination of train, taxi, and flight from Copenhagen to Stockholm in 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 14th (Fri) so you can fly to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Outdoors · Beaches · Parks · Nature

Oslo, Norway

— 1 night

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): identify plant and animal life at Nordmarka, then see the interesting displays at The Ibsen Museum, then get in on the family fun at Norsk Folkemuseum, and finally get engrossed in the history at Kon-Tiki Museum.

For photos, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Oslo vacation planner.

You can fly from Stockholm to Oslo in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a train. Traveling from Stockholm in August, Oslo is little chillier at night with lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Sat) to allow enough time to fly to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Oslo

Museums · Outdoors · Winter Sports · Wildlife

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

— 2 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Start off your visit on the 16th (Sun): explore the striking landscape at Arthur's Seat, then take in panoramic vistas at Camera Obscura and World of Illusions, then wander the streets of Edinburgh Old Town, and finally kick back and relax at Gullane Beach. On your second day here, learn about all things military at National Museum of Flight, then contemplate the waterfront views at Pease Bay, then see the interesting displays at People's Story, and finally don't miss a visit to The Royal Mile.

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

Getting from Oslo to Edinburgh by flight takes about 5 hours. Other options: do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of ferry and train. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Oslo to Edinburgh due to the time zone difference. In August in Edinburgh, expect temperatures between 21°C during the day and 11°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Mon) to allow enough time to fly to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Nature

Side Trips

Reykjavik, Iceland

— 1 night
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
On the 18th (Tue), take in breathtaking views at Asbyrgi (Shelter of the Gods), then explore the wealth of natural beauty at Thingvellir National Park, and then take in the dramatic scenery at Gullfoss Falls.

For more things to do, ratings, and other tourist information, use the Reykjavik attractions planning app.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Reykjavik takes 5.5 hours. While traveling from Edinburgh, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Reykjavik, ranging from highs of 16°C to lows of 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Tue) to allow enough time to fly back home.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Parks · Nature

Side Trips