58 days in Europe, South America & United States Itinerary

58 days in Europe, South America & United States Itinerary

Created using Inspirock trip itinerary maker

Travel Warning: Security Concerns   More Info
Make it your trip
Fly
1
Lyon, France
— 4 nights
Fly
2
Bordeaux, France
— 4 nights
Fly
3
Marseille, France
— 6 nights
Fly to Paris CDG, Train to Nancy
4
Nancy, France
— 2 nights
Train to Luxembourg, Gare Rocade, Fly to Manchester
5
Manchester, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly
6
London, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
Fly
7
Eindhoven, The Netherlands
— 1 night
Drive
8
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
— 5 nights
Drive
9
Breda, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Milan
10
Milan, Italy
— 5 nights
Fly
11
Caracas, Venezuela
— 1 night
Fly
12
Rome, Italy
— 7 nights
Fly
13
Cali, Colombia
— 1 night
Fly
14
Houston, United States
— 4 nights
Fly

S M T W T F S
29
30
31
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30

Lyon, France

— 4 nights

Culinary Capital of France

Lyon is a historical city with a vibrant cultural scene as the birthplace of cinema, the silk capital of the globe, and the second biggest Renaissance city following Venice.
Get some historical perspective at Basilique Notre Dame de Fourviere and Vieux Lyon. You'll explore and learn at Museum of Fine Arts of Lyon and Musee des Confluences. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Lyon: Les Glacieres de Sylans (in Les Neyrolles), Les Pertes de le Valserine (in Bellegarde sur Valserine) and Beaune (La Cave de l'Ange Gardien, Hôtel-Dieu Museum Musée de l'Hôtel-Dieu, &more). There's still lots to do: get to know the fascinating history of Colline de Fourviere, explore the ancient world of Théâtre gallo-romain, examine the collection at Musee Miniature et Cinema, and stroll around Parc de la Tete d'Or.

Make your Lyon itinerary with Inspirock to find out what to see and where to go.

Taiyuan, China to Lyon is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone difference when traveling from Taiyuan to Lyon is minus 7 hours. When traveling from Taiyuan in June, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Lyon: temperatures range from 30°C by day to 18°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) to allow enough time to fly to Bordeaux.

Things to do in Lyon

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Bordeaux, France

— 4 nights

The Port of the Moon

With a long history of producing regional wines since the Romans brought grapevines here during the first century, so many people consider Bordeaux to be the wine capital of the world.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Place de la Bourse and CAPC Musee d'Art Contemporain. Lascaux Caves 4 and Musee d'Aquitaine will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Cathedrale St-Front (in Perigueux), Réserve Ornithologique du Teich (in Le Teich) and Eglise de Saint Astier (in Saint-Astier). There's much more to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Andre Cathedral, stroll through Maison de la Nature, pause for some serene contemplation at Tour Pey-Berland, and don't miss a visit to The Water Mirror.

For reviews, maps, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Bordeaux trip planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Lyon to Bordeaux takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. June in Bordeaux sees daily highs of 29°C and lows of 17°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) to allow enough time to fly to Marseille.

Things to do in Bordeaux

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Marseille, France

— 6 nights

Gateway to Provence

The 2013 European "Capital of Culture," Marseille is the largest port city on the breezy Mediterranean coast and the second largest city in France.
Visit Palais des Papes and La Croisette for their historical value. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Basilique Notre-Dame de la Garde and Carrieres des Lumieres. Venture out of the city with trips to Pont d'Avignon (in Avignon), Trolib (in Cassis) and Scuba & Snorkeling (in La Londe Les Maures). There's still lots to do: visit Le Suquet, steep yourself in history at Chateau d'If, stroll through Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, and get engrossed in the history at Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilisations.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, you can read our Marseille tour planning website.

Traveling by flight from Bordeaux to Marseille takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. When traveling from Bordeaux in June, plan for somewhat warmer days in Marseille, with highs around 33°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 20°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Nancy.

Things to do in Marseille

Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Nancy, France

— 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Lorraine

Crossed by the Canal de la Marne au Rhin, Nancy has many small boats and péniches (barges) that navigate the canal waterways, giving you a fantastic vantage point of the city's historical architecture from the water.
Kick off your visit on the 16th (Thu): explore the world behind art at Musee de l'Ecole de Nancy, then tour the pleasant surroundings at L'enclos des Cigognes, then contemplate the long history of Eglise des Cordeliers, and finally make a trip to Place Stanislas.

To see photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, you can read our Nancy trip planner.

Traveling by combination of flight and train from Marseille to Nancy takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Marseille in June; daily highs in Nancy reach 27°C and lows reach 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Manchester.

Things to do in Nancy

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Manchester, United Kingdom

— 6 nights

Capital of the North

Unofficially dubbed the Capital of the North, Manchester is known for its influence on industry and music, as well as its world-renowned connection to sports.
You'll explore and learn at Chatsworth House and Manchester Art Gallery. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Manchester: Beacon Alpacas (in Husthwaite), York Bird of Prey Centre (in Huby) and The Wonkey Donkey Visitors Centre (in Knottingley). There's lots more to do: surround yourself with nature on Peak Mountaineering, tour the pleasant surroundings at Stockley Farm Birds of Prey Centre, and take a stroll through York Shambles.

To see ratings, more things to do, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Manchester day trip planner.

You can do a combination of train and flight from Nancy to Manchester in 7 hours. Other options are to take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Nancy to Manchester. Traveling from Nancy in June, you will find days in Manchester are little chillier (22°C), and nights are about the same (12°C). Finish up your sightseeing early on the 23rd (Thu) so you can catch the flight to London.

Things to do in Manchester

Wildlife · Parks · Shopping · Museums

Side Trips

London, United Kingdom

— 6 nights

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.
Appreciate the collections at The British Museum and Natural History Museum. Get some historical perspective at Tower of London and St. Paul's Cathedral. Change things up with these side-trips from London: UK Wolf Conservation Trust (in Beenham), East Sussex Falconry (in Herstmonceux) and Stonehenge (in Amesbury). There's lots more to do: admire the masterpieces at National Gallery, steep yourself in history at Buckingham Palace, get a dose of the wild on Coda Falconry, and admire the landmark architecture of Houses of Parliament.

To find ratings, other places to visit, maps, and more tourist information, read our London trip tool.

You can fly from Manchester to London in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) to allow time to fly to Eindhoven.

Things to do in London

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Eindhoven, The Netherlands

— 1 night

City of Lights

The capital of Dutch industrial design, Eindhoven is known as the "City of Light." This is thanks to the technology company, Phillips, which has its base here and hosts many light projects in buildings around the city.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): admire the landmark architecture of De Blob, then examine the collection at Philips Museum, then see the interesting displays at DAF Museum, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Catharinakerk.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, other places to visit, and tourist information, you can read our Eindhoven trip planner.

Traveling by flight from London to Eindhoven takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from London to Eindhoven, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. In June, daily temperatures in Eindhoven can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Thu) early enough to drive to Amsterdam.

Things to do in Eindhoven

Museums · Historic Sites

Amsterdam, The Netherlands

— 5 nights

Venice of the North

Known as one of the greatest small cities in the world, Amsterdam charms visitors with its cool and cozy atmosphere.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Van Gogh Museum and Rijksmuseum. Museum-lovers will get to explore Anne Frank House and Museum Het Rembrandthuis (Rembrandt House). Change things up with these side-trips from Amsterdam: Delft (Old Church, Nieuwe Kerk, &more) and Haarlem (Sint-Bavokerk (Church of St. Bavo) & Grote Markt). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Vondelpark, take an in-depth tour of Joods Historisch Museum, take in the architecture and atmosphere at De Duif, and explore the world behind art at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam.

To find photos, more things to do, reviews, and other tourist information, read our Amsterdam trip site.

Drive from Eindhoven to Amsterdam in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Breda.

Things to do in Amsterdam

Museums · Historic Sites · Breweries & Distilleries · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Breda, The Netherlands

— 2 nights
Breda is a municipality and a city in the southern part of the Netherlands. On the 6th (Wed), don't miss a visit to Kasteel Van Breda, appreciate the extensive heritage of Historische Kilometer, see the interesting displays at Breda's Begijnhof Museum, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Sint Joostkapel Breda, and finally explore the different monuments and memorials at Polski Cmentarz Wojskowy W Bredzie.

To see reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read our Breda online trip itinerary maker.

Drive from Amsterdam to Breda in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of train and bus. In July, daily temperatures in Breda can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Thu) so you can travel to Milan.

Things to do in Breda

Historic Sites · Museums

Milan, Italy

— 5 nights

Fashion Capital of World

In many ways the most modern of Italian cities, Milan is a busy, elegant metropolis with an impressive list of grand palaces, fine churches, and important museums.
Duomo di Milano and Arena di Verona will appeal to history buffs. Museum-lovers will get to explore Pinacoteca Ambrosiana and Museo Egizio. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Milan: Scooter & Lambretta (in Rodano) and Verona (Piazza delle Erbe, Casa di Giulietta, &more). There's lots more to do: explore the historical opulence of Castello Sforzesco, admire the masterpieces at Pinacoteca di Brera, take in the spiritual surroundings of Il Cenacolo, and stroll the grounds of Monumental Cemetery.

For traveler tips, photos, more things to do, and other tourist information, use the Milan driving holiday planning app.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Breda to Milan. Traveling from Breda in July, expect Milan to be a bit warmer, temps between 34°C and 21°C. On the 12th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Caracas.

Things to do in Milan

Historic Sites · Museums · Shopping · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Caracas, Venezuela

— 1 night

Heaven's Branch on Earth

Tropical weather, great food, and memorable jungle surroundings seem like all the ingredients Caracas needs to become a must-see destination.
On the 13th (Wed), admire the striking features of Ciudad Universitaria de Caracas, then get a taste of the local shopping with Hacienda La Trinidad Parque Cultural, and then explore the galleries of Casa Natal & Museo Bolivar.

For other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Caracas road trip app.

Traveling by flight from Milan to Caracas takes 16 hours. Traveling from Milan to Caracas, you'll gain 5 hours due to the time zone difference. Finish your sightseeing early on the 13th (Wed) to allow enough time to fly to Rome.

Things to do in Caracas

Museums · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Shopping

Rome, Italy

— 7 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Get a sense of the local culture at Colosseum and Vatican Museums. Appreciate the collections at Galleria Borghese and Museo Nazionale di Castel Sant'Angelo. Change things up with these side-trips from Rome: Antico Presente (in Blera) and Tivoli (Riserva Naturale Monte Catillo, Villa d'Este, &more). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Peter's Basilica, ponder the design of Trevi Fountain, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chiesa di Sant'Ignazio di Loyola, and admire the landmark architecture of Cupola di San Pietro.

To see where to stay, ratings, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Rome trip itinerary planner.

Traveling by flight from Caracas to Rome takes 14.5 hours. The time zone changes from Venezuela Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 5 hour difference. In July in Rome, expect temperatures between 37°C during the day and 24°C at night. On the 21st (Thu), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can fly to Cali.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Cali, Colombia

— 1 night

Salsa Capital of the World

Learning how to salsa may be the most popular thing to do in Cali, but this giant city in southwestern Colombia represents more than just the "Salsa Capital of the World." Home to over 2 million people, thriving Cali serves as a major commercial and industrial center in South America, boasting the fastest-growing economy in Colombia.
Start off your visit on the 22nd (Fri): appreciate the extensive heritage of Iglesia de San Antonio and then see the interesting displays at Museo Aereo Fenix.

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

You can fly from Rome to Cali in 18 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Rome to Cali is minus 6 hours. In July in Cali, expect temperatures between 36°C during the day and 22°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) to allow time to fly to Houston.

Things to do in Cali

Historic Sites · Museums

Houston, United States

— 4 nights

Bayou City

Although urban sprawl remains synonymous with Houston, most of the city's tourist attractions lie within the relatively small downtown area, surrounded by diverse neighborhoods housing the nation's biggest African-American, Asian-American, and Latino communities.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and Cockrell Butterfly Center. Museum-lovers will appreciate Space Center Houston and The Houston Museum of Natural Science. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Houston: Kemah Boardwalk (in Kemah) and Galveston (1892 Bishop's Palace, The Seawall, &more).

For traveler tips, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Houston trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Cali to Houston takes 10 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Cali to Houston is minus 1 hour. Plan for a bit warmer temperatures traveling from Cali in July, with highs in Houston at 41°C and lows at 29°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 27th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Houston

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Childrens Museums

Side Trips

United States travel guide

4.5
Specialty Museums · Beaches · History Museums
More than the country of car-packed streets seen in TV shows and movies, the United States of America is a complex and diverse home to over 300 million people living in a wide range of landscapes and climates. From its big-city skyscrapers to its sprawling natural parks, the country's ''melting pot'' combines many ethnic groups that share a strong sense of national identity despite their cultural differences. A country of road trips and big blue skies, the United States harbors orderly cities filled with restaurants, parks, museums, and innumerable sightseeing opportunities, as well as pristine natural areas perfect for a holiday in the great outdoors. To see as much as you can of this diverse land quickly, drive over some of the more than 6 million km (4 million mi) of highways leading through deserts, mountain peaks, fertile fields, and giant urban centers.