57 days in Europe, Caribbean & Central America Itinerary

57 days in Europe, Caribbean & Central America Itinerary

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1
Ballasalla, United Kingdom
— 3 nights
2
Saint Mark Parish, Dominica
— 1 night
3
Saint Francois, Guadeloupe
— 4 nights
4
Carate, Costa Rica
— 1 night
5
Ibiza Town, Spain
— 4 nights
6
Zadar, Croatia
— 4 nights
7
Split, Croatia
— 6 nights
8
Dubrovnik, Croatia
— 6 nights
9
Istanbul, Turkey
— 7 nights
10
Batumi, Georgia
— 1 night
11
Sukhumi, Georgia
— 1 night
12
Odessa, Ukraine
— 2 nights
13
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine
— 5 nights
14
Budapest, Hungary
— 5 nights

3
nights
Ballasalla, United Kingdom

Ballasalla ©
Ballasalla is a village in the parish of Malew in the south-east of the Isle of Man, close to the airport and the town of Castletown. Get a sense of the local culture at Manx Aviation and Military Museum and Castle Rushen. You'll explore and learn at Murrays Motorcycles Museum and House of Manannan. There's lots more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Mann Cat Sanctuary, make a trip to Meayll Hill Stone Circle, take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Lupus, Kirk Malew, and explore the historical opulence of Peel Castle.

For maps, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Ballasalla day trip planner.

Amsterdam, The Netherlands to Ballasalla is an approximately 9.5-hour combination of flight and car. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time is minus 1 hour. When traveling from Amsterdam in September, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in Ballasalla: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Fri) so you can travel to Saint Mark Parish.

Things to do in Ballasalla

Historic Sites Fun & Games Museums

Side Trips

Castletown, Peel, Santon, Foxdale, Meayll Hill Stone Circle
Highlights from your plan
Manx Aviation and Military Museum ©
Manx Aviation and Military Museum
Murrays Motorcycles Museum ©
Murrays Motorcycles Museum
Castle Rushen ©
Castle Rushen

1
night
Saint Mark Parish, Dominica

Saint Mark Parish ©
Saint Mark is one of Dominica's ten administrative parishes (Dominica is in the Lesser Antilles). For where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Saint Mark Parish trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Ballasalla to Saint Mark Parish. Traveling from Ballasalla to Saint Mark Parish, you'll gain 4 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) so you can travel to Saint Francois.

Things to do in Saint Mark Parish

Parks Wildlife Outdoors

Side Trip

Soufriere Bay
Highlights from your plan
Scott's Head Pinnacles ©
Scott's Head Pinnacles
Soufriere Scottshead Marine Reserve ©
Soufriere Scottshead Marine Reserve
Soufriere Bay ©
Soufriere Bay

4
nights
Saint Francois, Guadeloupe

A modern seaside resort town, Saint Francois attracts visitors with its well-preserved landscape and coastline, along with its large number of luxury hotels.
Get some cultural insight at Pointe des Chateaux and Memorial Acte. Museum-lovers will appreciate Kreol West Indies and GEOGRAINES: Boutique artisanal. Change things up with these side-trips from Saint Francois: Bouillante (Parc des Mamelles, le Zoo de Guadeloupe & Scuba & Snorkeling), Guadeloupe National Park (in Basse-Terre) and Ranch de Moreau (in Goyave). The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Grande Anse, head outdoors with Location Voilier Guadeloupe, and take a memorable drive along Route de la Traversee.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Saint Francois route planner.

Traveling by flight from Saint Mark Parish to Saint Francois takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. September in Saint Francois sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 10th (Thu) so you can travel to Carate.

Things to do in Saint Francois

Outdoors Parks Trails

Side Trips

Bouillante, Memorial Acte, Guadeloupe National Park, Route de la Traversee, Plage de Grande Anse
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
Pointe des Chateaux ©
Pointe des Chateaux
Memorial Acte ©
Memorial Acte

1
night
Carate, Costa Rica

Carate ©
Keep things going the next day: explore the striking landscape of Corcovado National Park.

For traveler tips, more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, refer to the Carate road trip planner.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Saint Francois to Carate. The time zone difference when traveling from Saint Francois to Carate is minus 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ibiza Town.

Things to do in Carate

Parks Nature
Highlights from your plan
Corcovado National Park ©
Corcovado National Park

4
nights
Ibiza Town, Spain

Ibiza Town ©
As the island’s largest city and most-visited site, Ibiza is famous for its electric nightlife and lively Mediterranean culture.
Castell de Eivissa and Esglesia de Sant Domingo will appeal to history buffs. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Necropolis del Puig des Molins and Platja de ses Salines. Venture out of the city with trips to Sant Antoni de Portmany (Cala Bassa, Cala d'Aubarca, &more) and Portinatx (S'Arenal Gros & Punta d'es Moscarter). And it doesn't end there: look for all kinds of wild species at Parc Natural Ses Salines d'Eivissa i Formentera, examine the collection at Museo Puget, step off the mainland to explore Es Vedra, and enjoy the sand and surf at Cala Comte.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, read our Ibiza Town trip itinerary planning tool.

The Route module can help you plan travel from Carate to Ibiza Town. The time zone difference when traveling from Carate to Ibiza Town is 7 hours. In September, daytime highs in Ibiza Town are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Fri) early enough to travel to Zadar.

Things to do in Ibiza Town

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Ibiza, Sant Antoni de Portmany, Santa Eulalia del Rio, Portinatx, Cala S'Illot des Rencli
Highlights from your plan
Platja de ses Salines ©
Platja de ses Salines
Castell de Eivissa ©
Castell de Eivissa
Necropolis del Puig des Molins
Necropolis del Puig des Molins

4
nights
Zadar, Croatia

Zadar ©
Situated along the Adriatic Sea, Zadar preserves a medieval old town that is entirely contained on a peninsula.
You'll explore and learn at Archaeological Museum Zadar and Solana Nin Salt Museum. Get some cultural insight at Bozava and Rak Winery. Venture out of the city with trips to Scuba & Snorkeling (in Pakostane), Sibenik (Church of St. Nicholas, Sibenik City Museum, &more) and Visovac Monastery (in Krka National Park). There's much more to do: identify plant and animal life at Vrtovi Lunjskih Maslina, make a trip to The Forum, pause for some serene contemplation at church of san anselm, and enjoy the sand and surf at Zrce Beach.

To see more things to do, photos, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Zadar road trip planning website.

Traveling by flight from Ibiza Town to Zadar takes 9.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of ferry and bus. Traveling from Ibiza Town in September, expect Zadar to be little chillier, temps between °C and °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Wed) so you can drive to Split.

Things to do in Zadar

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Sibenik, Nin, Scuba & Snorkeling, Zrce Beach, Visovac Monastery
Highlights from your plan
The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik ©
The Cathedral of St James in Sibenik
Bozava ©
Bozava
Visovac Monastery ©
Visovac Monastery

6
nights
Split, Croatia

Split ©
Experience an authentic Adriatic lifestyle in Split, the largest city along the sea's coast.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palazzo di Diocleziano and Museum uja. Let the collections at The Island of Brac Museum - Skrip and Museum of Senses Split capture your imagination. Change things up with these side-trips from Split: Stari Grad Museum (in Stari Grad), Dubovica Beach (in Zarace) and Hvar (Franciscan Monastery & Spanjola). There's lots more to do: get outside with Outdoor Activities, explore the historical opulence of Museum of Brac, get to know the fascinating history of Golden horn from above, and walk around Marjan Park.

To see reviews, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, refer to the Split day trip site.

Traveling by car from Zadar to Split takes 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. Traveling from Zadar in September, Split is a bit warmer at night with lows of °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Tue) so you can go by car to Dubrovnik.

Things to do in Split

Historic Sites Outdoors Wildlife

Side Trips

Bol, Skrip, Supetar, Hvar, Franciscan Monastery of St. Mary
Highlights from your plan
Spanjola ©
Spanjola
Palazzo di Diocleziano ©
Palazzo di Diocleziano
Franciscan Monastery ©
Franciscan Monastery

6
nights
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Dubrovnik ©
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.
Visit Dubrovnik City Walls and Fort Lovrijenac for their historical value. You'll explore and learn at War Photo Limited and Upper Corner Tower Foundry Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Dubrovnik: Ston (Ston Salt Works & Church, St. Nicholas), Vino Spaleta (in Kuna Peljeska) and Orebic (Villa Korta Katarina & Winery, Relais & Chateaux Member, Gospe od Karmena, &more). The adventure continues: wander the streets of Old Town, step off the mainland to explore Lokrum Island, get engrossed in the history at Rector's Palace, and stop by Cavtat Old Town.

To see ratings, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, read our Dubrovnik itinerary planner.

Traveling by car from Split to Dubrovnik takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a bus. In September in Dubrovnik, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 5th (Mon) early enough to travel to Istanbul.

Things to do in Dubrovnik

Historic Sites Parks Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Cavtat, Orebic, Ston, Trsteno Arboretum, Vino Spaleta
Highlights from your plan
Dubrovnik City Walls ©
Dubrovnik City Walls
Old Town ©
Old Town
Rector's Palace ©
Rector's Palace

7
nights
Istanbul, Turkey

Istanbul ©
A physical and cultural bridge between Europe and Asia, the transcontinental city of Istanbul serves as a living reminder of the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman empires.
Get a sense of the local culture at Hagia Sophia Museum and Basilica Cistern. Visit Sultan Ahmed Mosque and Suleymaniye Cami for their historical value. There's much more to do: get engrossed in the history at Topkapi Palace, examine the collection at Rahmi M. Koc Museum, take in panoramic vistas at KIz Kulesi, and admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace.

For maps, more things to do, where to stay, and other tourist information, read Istanbul road trip planner.

Getting from Dubrovnik to Istanbul by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of car, train, and bus. The time zone difference moving from Central European Standard Time to Turkey Time is 2 hours. Traveling from Dubrovnik in October, things will get a bit warmer in Istanbul: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Mon) early enough to travel to Batumi.

Things to do in Istanbul

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Hagia Sophia Museum ©
Hagia Sophia Museum
Sultan Ahmed Mosque ©
Sultan Ahmed Mosque
Topkapi Palace ©
Topkapi Palace

1
night
Batumi, Georgia

Batumi ©
Having invested heavily in tourism since 2010, Batumi is quickly becoming a go-to destination for visitors looking for a bustling nightlife.
Start off your visit on the 13th (Tue): explore the world behind art at Salon Workshop of Kemal Turmanidze, take in the exciting artwork at Ethnographic Museum "Borjgalo", pause for some serene contemplation at Holy Trinity Church, stroll through Batumi Boulevard, thenget up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Batumi Dolphinarium, and finally admire the natural beauty at Batumi Botanical Gardens.

For other places to visit, where to stay, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Batumi online tour itinerary planner.

Getting from Istanbul to Batumi by flight takes about 5.5 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from Istanbul to Batumi due to the time zone difference. In October, Batumi is little chillier than Istanbul - with highs of °C and lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 13th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Sukhumi.

Things to do in Batumi

Parks Historic Sites Museums
Highlights from your plan
Batumi Boulevard ©
Batumi Boulevard
Holy Trinity Church ©
Holy Trinity Church
Batumi Botanical Gardens ©
Batumi Botanical Gardens

1
night
Sukhumi, Georgia

Sukhumi ©
The capital of autonomous region Abkhazia, Sukhumi claims to be one of the oldest cities in the world. Ancient settlements from the Copper, Bronze, and Iron Ages stand around the city, as do burial grounds adorned with bronze axes, arrowheads, bracelets, and ceramics.
Kick off your visit on the 14th (Wed): pause for some photo ops at Sculpture Nika and Record Player, delve into the distant past at Bagrat's Castle, take in the spiritual surroundings of Monastery of St. Ion of Zlatoust, pause for some photo ops at Monument to Bagrat Shinkuba, thenpause for some photo ops at Monument to D.I. Gulia, and finally pause for some photo ops at Monument to Muhajirs.

For more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read our Sukhumi online tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Batumi to Sukhumi in 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and taxi. The time zone difference when traveling from Batumi to Sukhumi is minus 1 hour. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Wed) early enough to travel to Odessa.

Things to do in Sukhumi

Historic Sites Museums Childrens Museums

Side Trip

Monastery of St. Ion of Zlatoust
Highlights from your plan
Cathedral of the Annunciation ©
Cathedral of the Annunciation
Bagrat's Castle ©
Bagrat's Castle

2
nights
Odessa, Ukraine

Odessa ©
Though most famous for the Potemkin Steps leading down the Black Sea coast, Odessa welcomes visitors with several other attractions, including beaches and an ornate opera house.
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum and 10 Apryelya Square are good opportunities to explore the local culture. N. Roerich's House Museum in Odessa and The Municipal O.Bleschunov Museum of Private Collections will appeal to museum buffs. The adventure continues: examine the collection at Museum of Interesting Science, get outside with Path of Health, take an in-depth tour of Memorial of Heroic Defense of Odessa Museum, and don't miss a visit to Potemkin Stairs.

To see maps, reviews, where to stay, and tourist information, read our Odessa trip planner.

You can drive from Sukhumi to Odessa in 18.5 hours. You'll gain 1 hour traveling from Sukhumi to Odessa due to the time zone difference. In October in Odessa, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Kyiv (Kiev).

Things to do in Odessa

Museums Outdoors Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum ©
Secrets of Underground Odessa Museum
N. Roerich's House Museum in Odessa ©
N. Roerich's House Museum in Odessa
Museum of Interesting Science ©
Museum of Interesting Science

5
nights
Kyiv (Kiev), Ukraine

Kyiv (Kiev) ©
The center of East Slavic culture, Kiev boasts centuries of eclectic art, architecture, and history.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra and St. Sophia's Cathedral. Get some historical perspective at St. Michael's Golden-Domed Monastery and St. Volodymyr's Cathedral. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Kyiv (Kiev): Novi Petrivtsi (Mezhyhirya Residence Museum & Battle for Kyiv 1943 National Museum) and Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village (in Buzova). The adventure continues: see the interesting displays at Pirogovo Open-Air Museum, take an in-depth tour of Golden Gate, make a trip to Maidan Nezalezhnosti, and learn about all things military at National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War.

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Getting from Odessa to Kyiv (Kiev) by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Odessa in October, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be little chillier in Kyiv (Kiev), with lows of °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Thu) so you can travel to Budapest.

Things to do in Kyiv (Kiev)

Museums Historic Sites Tours

Side Trips

Novi Petrivtsi, Ethnographical complex Ukrainian Village
Highlights from your plan
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum ©
Pirogovo Open-Air Museum
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra ©
Kyivo-Pechers'ka Lavra
St. Sophia's Cathedral ©
St. Sophia's Cathedral

5
nights
Budapest, Hungary

Budapest ©
You might consider the city of Budapest, divided by the Danube River into two distinctive cities--Buda and Pest--to be essentially one large World Heritage Site.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fisherman's Bastion and Hungarian National Gallery (Magyar Nemzeti Galeria). Museum-lovers will get to explore House of Terror Museum and Hungarian National Museum. There's still lots to do: admire the striking features of Matthias Church, pause for some photo ops at Shoes on the Danube Bank, contemplate the long history of Liberty Statue, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Dohány Street Synagogue.

To see other places to visit, reviews, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Budapest online driving holiday planner.

Traveling by flight from Kyiv (Kiev) to Budapest takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) to Budapest, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Kyiv (Kiev) in October, plan for a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Budapest: temperatures range from °C by day to °C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 27th (Tue) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Budapest

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Matthias Church ©
Matthias Church
Fisherman's Bastion ©
Fisherman's Bastion

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