60 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

60 days in Europe & South Pacific Itinerary

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Reims, France
— 1 day
Drive
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Utrecht, The Netherlands
— 4 nights
Drive
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Enschede, The Netherlands
— 2 nights
Drive to Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Fly to Moscow
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Moscow, Russia
— 4 nights
Fly to Melbourne International Airport, Drive to Ballarat
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Ballarat, Australia
— 2 nights
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Drive to Melbourne International Airport, Fly to Dresden Airport, Drive to Chemnitz
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Chemnitz, Germany
— 2 nights
Drive
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Berlin, Germany
— 5 nights
Fly
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Zurich, Switzerland
— 4 nights
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Bern, Switzerland
— 2 nights
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Florence, Italy
— 5 nights
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Turin, Italy
— 4 nights
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Nimes, France
— 4 nights
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Barcelona, Spain
— 5 nights
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Madrid, Spain
— 5 nights
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Preston, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Wolverhampton, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
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Reims, France

— 1 day

City of Kings

Reims is home to Champagne--the most celebrated and celebratory wine in the world.
Kick off your visit on the 1st (Wed): get lost in a book at Mediatheque Jean Falala, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Notre-Dame de Reims, then admire the striking features of Palais du Tau, then take in the architecture and atmosphere at Basilique Saint-Remi, and finally get engrossed in the history at Museum of the Surrender.

For traveler tips, where to stay, and tourist information, refer to the Reims trip planning website.

Paris to Reims is an approximately 1.5-hour train ride. You can also drive; or take a bus. Traveling from Paris in June, expect little chillier with lows of 11°C in Reims. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Utrecht.

Things to do in Reims

Historic Sites · Museums

Utrecht, The Netherlands

— 4 nights

Dome City

As one of the Netherland's largest university towns, Utrecht is bursting with young energy.
Madurodam and Pandhof Domkerk will appeal to history buffs. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at The Mauritshuis Royal Picture Gallery and Dom Tower. Explore Utrecht's surroundings by going to Escher in Het Paleis (Escher in the Palace) (in The Hague), Old Church (in Delft) and Rotterdam Centraal Station (in Rotterdam). Spend the 5th (Sun) exploring nature at Nationaal Park Weerribben-Wieden. And it doesn't end there: appreciate the extensive heritage of Canals area, see the interesting displays at Railway Museum (Het Spoorwegmuseum), take an in-depth tour of DOMunder, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at Pieterskerk Utrecht uit 1039.

To see reviews, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, go to the Utrecht trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by car from Reims to Utrecht takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. Expect little chillier weather when traveling from Reims in June: highs in Utrecht hover around 24°C, while lows dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sun) so you can drive to Enschede.

Things to do in Utrecht

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Nature

Side Trips

Enschede, The Netherlands

— 2 nights
Enschede, also known as Eanske in the local dialect of Twents, is a municipality and a city in the eastern Netherlands in the province of Overijssel and in the Twente region. On the 6th (Mon), hike along De Dinkel, then examine the collection at Zoutmuseum (Salt museum), then step into the grandiose world of Castle and gardens Twickel, and finally stroll around Volkspark Enschede.

To find photos, maps, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Enschede trip itinerary planning tool.

You can drive from Utrecht to Enschede in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Enschede can reach 25°C, while at night they dip to 12°C. On the 7th (Tue), you'll have the morning to explore before heading off to Moscow.

Things to do in Enschede

Parks · Museums · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Moscow, Russia

— 4 nights

Third Rome

Russia's political, economic, and cultural center, Moscow remains the most populous inland city in the world, famed for its colorful history and rich architectural heritage.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Moscow Kremlin and Kolomenskoye Historical and Architectural Museum and Reserve. Get a sense of the local culture at Red Square and State Tretyakov Gallery. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Moscow: Bird Park Vorobyi (in Vorobi) and Church of the Assumption (in Shchapovo). And it doesn't end there: pause for some serene contemplation at Saint Basil's Cathedral, admire the landmark architecture of House of General Orlov, contemplate the long history of Lenin's Mausoleum, and explore the world behind art at Pushkin State Museum of Fine Arts.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and other tourist information, refer to the Moscow trip planning website.

Use the Route module to find suitable travel options from Enschede to Moscow. You'll lose 2 hours traveling from Enschede to Moscow due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in June, and nighttime lows around 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Ballarat.

Things to do in Moscow

Museums · Historic Sites · Wildlife · Parks

Side Trips

Ballarat, Australia

— 2 nights

The Golden City

Modern Ballarat is known for its study and innovation of alternative energy sources.
Appreciate the collections at Sovereign Hill and Ballarat Tramway Museum. Get some cultural insight at Art Gallery of Ballarat and Eureka Centre. Venture out of the city with trips to Woodend (Hanging Rock Reserve & Holgate Brewhouse) and Spas (in Daylesford). There's still lots to do: tour the pleasant surroundings at Lake Wendouree, take an in-depth tour of The Gold Museum, pause for some photo ops at Chinese Open Monument, and admire the natural beauty at Ballarat Botanical Gardens.

To find ratings, reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Ballarat road trip tool.

Explore your travel options from Moscow to Ballarat with the Route module. You'll lose 7 hours traveling from Moscow to Ballarat due to the time zone difference. Plan for a bit cooler temperatures traveling from Moscow in June, with highs in Ballarat at 16°C and lows at 6°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel to Chemnitz.

Things to do in Ballarat

Museums · Parks · Wildlife · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Chemnitz, Germany

— 2 nights
Chemnitz, known from 1953 to 1990 as Karl-Marx-Stadt, is the third-largest city in the Free State of Saxony, Germany. Kick off your visit on the 17th (Fri): contemplate the long history of Jakobikirche, admire the striking features of Das Chemnitzer Rathaus, make a trip to Karl-Marx-Monument, then see the interesting displays at Horch Museum, and finally examine the collection at AUTOmobile Trabantaustellung. On the next day, step into the grandiose world of Burg Kriebstein and then step into the grandiose world of Colditz Castle.

For traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Chemnitz attractions planner.

Explore your travel options from Ballarat to Chemnitz with the Route module. You'll gain 9 hours traveling from Ballarat to Chemnitz due to the time zone difference. In June, Chemnitz is somewhat warmer than Ballarat - with highs of 25°C and lows of 18°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Berlin.

Things to do in Chemnitz

Museums · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Berlin, Germany

— 5 nights

Athens of the Spree

The country's capital and largest city, Berlin is a diverse urban center boasting a lively nightlife and countless things to do.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Pergamonmuseum and Charlottenburg Palace. Topography of Terror and Neues Museum will appeal to museum buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Berlin: Sanssouci Palace (in Potsdam) and Spreewaldfahrt, Familie Goertz (in Lubben). And it doesn't end there: get a sense of history and politics at Reichstag Building, don't miss a visit to East Side Gallery, pause for some photo ops at The Holocaust Memorial - Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, and take in the local highlights with Walking tours.

For more things to do, reviews, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the Berlin tour itinerary planner.

You can drive from Chemnitz to Berlin in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. Cap off your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) early enough to catch the flight to Zurich.

Things to do in Berlin

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Zurich, Switzerland

— 4 nights

Big Small Town

The financial hub of Switzerland, Zurich is most often associated with money and banks.
You'll explore and learn at Uhrenmuseum Beyer Zürich and Landesmuseum. Get some cultural insight at Old Town and Hare Krishna Temple. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Zurich: Lucerne (Lucerne Station & Lake Lucerne) and Mt Pilatus (in Kriens). There's lots more to do: contemplate the waterfront views at Lake Zurich, explore the different monuments and memorials at Friedhof Fluntern, take in the exciting artwork at ARTBOX.GALLERY, and admire the masterpieces at Museum of Art (Kunsthaus Zurich).

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Zurich trip itinerary maker tool.

You can fly from Berlin to Zurich in 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In June, daily temperatures in Zurich can reach 27°C, while at night they dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 27th (Mon) early enough to take a train to Bern.

Things to do in Zurich

Parks · Museums · Historic Sites · Nature

Side Trip

Bern, Switzerland

— 2 nights

City of Bears

The capital and political center of Switzerland, Bern sits on a peninsula formed by the U-shaped River Aare.
On the 27th (Mon), enjoy breathtaking views from Clock Tower - Zytglogge. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 28th (Tue): examine the collection at Chaplin's World, explore the historical opulence of Gruyeres Castle, and then take in nature's colorful creations at Rose Garden (Rosengarten).

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, go to the Bern trip itinerary maker tool.

Take a train from Zurich to Bern in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In June, daily temperatures in Bern can reach 28°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 29th (Wed) so you can fly to Florence.

Things to do in Bern

Museums · Historic Sites · Childrens Museums · Parks

Side Trips

Florence, Italy

— 5 nights

Birthplace of the Italian Renaissance

Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Get some cultural insight at Piazzale Michelangelo and Pitti Palace. Florence Academy of Fine Arts and Church and Museum of Orsanmichele will appeal to museum buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Castello Monterinaldi (in Radda in Chianti) and Siena (Battistero di San Giovanni, Duomo di Siena, &more). The adventure continues: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, view the masterpieces at M.G. Design, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Cathedral of Santa Maria del Fiore.

To see photos, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, read Florence trip itinerary planner.

You can fly from Bern to Florence in 4.5 hours. Other options are to take a train; or drive. Expect a bit warmer temperatures when traveling from Bern in June; daily highs in Florence reach 33°C and lows reach 21°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Mon) so you can catch the train to Turin.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Wildlife

Side Trips

Turin, Italy

— 4 nights

City of Magic

A city of technology and industry, Turin is in northwestern Italy, a one-hour drive from the French border and slightly more than that from the Mediterranean Sea.
Duomo di Milano and Museo Nazionale del Cinema are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Castello Sforzesco and Duomo di Torino e Cappella della Sacra Sindone. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Turin: Parco Nazionale Gran Paradiso (in Aosta) and Forte di Bard (in Bard). There's much more to do: take an in-depth tour of Museo Egizio, see the interesting displays at Civic Museum of Ancient Art (Palazzo Madama), explore the world behind art at MAO - Museo d'Arte Orientale, and take in the exciting artwork at Galleria Sabauda.

For reviews, other places to visit, ratings, and tourist information, read Turin itinerary builder tool.

Traveling by train from Florence to Turin takes 3.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. When traveling from Florence in July, plan for slightly colder days in Turin, with highs around 30°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 21°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 8th (Fri) so you can drive to Nimes.

Things to do in Turin

Museums · Historic Sites · Shopping · Wildlife

Side Trips

Nimes, France

— 4 nights

French Rome

Nîmes has a rich history dating back to the Roman Empire, with a stunning coliseum that is second only to Rome's.
Museum-lovers will appreciate Carrieres des Lumieres and Musee des Beaux-Arts. Your inner history buff will appreciate Palais des Papes and La Maison Carree. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Nimes: Pont du Gard (in Vers-Pont-du-Gard), Avignon (Musee Calvet & Pont d'Avignon) and Roman Theatre of Orange (in Orange). There's much more to do: stroll through Le Parc Ornithologique de Pont de Gau, steep yourself in history at Temple de Diane, see the interesting displays at Musee de la Romanite, and take in nature's colorful creations at Jardins de la Fontaine.

For ratings, reviews, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Nimes road trip planning app.

You can drive from Turin to Nimes in 5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. When traveling from Turin in July, plan for somewhat warmer days and about the same nights in Nimes: temperatures range from 35°C by day to 22°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 12th (Tue) to allow enough time to drive to Barcelona.

Things to do in Nimes

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Wildlife

Side Trips

Barcelona, Spain

— 5 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.
Museu Picasso and Joan Miro Foundation will appeal to museum buffs. Your inner history buff will appreciate Basilica of the Sagrada Familia and El Barri Gòtic. Venture out of the city with trips to Magic House, Col.leccio XEVI (in Santa Cristina d'Aro), Vila Vella (Old Town) (in Tossa de Mar) and Camino de Ronda (in S'Agaro). Next up on the itinerary: walk around Parc Guell, see the interesting displays at Parc de Montjuic, admire the striking features of Casa Batllo, and visit Las Ramblas.

For other places to visit, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Barcelona trip itinerary maker.

Traveling by car from Nimes to Barcelona takes 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Barcelona are 34°C, while nighttime lows are 25°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) so you can fly to Madrid.

Things to do in Barcelona

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Madrid, Spain

— 5 nights

Cultural Capital of Spain

Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene.
You'll explore and learn at Prado National Museum and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. Visit Royal Palace of Madrid and El Transito Synagogue and Sephardic Museum for their historical value. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Madrid: Toledo (Catedral Primada, Church of Santo Tomé, &more) and Segovia (La Muralla de Segovia, San Esteban Church, &more). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Plaza Mayor, see the interesting displays at Museo Nacional Thyssen-Bornemisza, and discover the deep blue sea with PARAMAX Escuela de Buceo y Rescate.

To find more things to do, photos, traveler tips, and tourist information, read our Madrid trip itinerary maker.

Getting from Barcelona to Madrid by flight takes about 3 hours. Other options: take a train; or drive. While traveling from Barcelona, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Madrid, ranging from highs of 40°C to lows of 23°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 22nd (Fri) to allow enough time to fly to Preston.

Things to do in Madrid

Historic Sites · Museums · Wildlife · Tours

Side Trips

Preston, United Kingdom

— 4 nights
Preston is a city and the administrative centre of Lancashire, England. Let the collections at Lakeland Motor Museum and Museum of Lancashire capture your imagination. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Fountains Abbey and Pendle Hill. Venture out of the city with trips to Predator Experience (in Ayside), SMJ Falconry (in Oxenhope) and Grange-over-Sands (Ornamental Gardens & St Paul's Church, Grange over Sands). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Turbary Woods Owl and Bird of Prey Sanctuary, take in the architecture and atmosphere at St Paul's Warton, examine the collection at Lancashire Infantry Museum, and look for gifts at How The Other Half Live.

To see reviews, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, go to the Preston sightseeing planner.

Traveling by flight from Madrid to Preston takes 6 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Traveling from Madrid to Preston, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Expect cooler weather when traveling from Madrid in July: highs in Preston hover around 22°C, while lows dip to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Tue) early enough to drive to Wolverhampton.

Things to do in Preston

Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Wolverhampton, United Kingdom

— 4 nights
Wolverhampton is a city and metropolitan borough in the West Midlands, England. Museum-lovers will get to explore Chatsworth House and Market Drayton Museum & Resource Centre. St. Giles Church and St Peter's Collegiate Church will appeal to history buffs. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Wolverhampton: Blists Hill Victorian Town (in Ironbridge), The Falconry Centre (in Hagley) and The Roaches Peak District (in Leek). There's lots more to do: learn about all things military at Royal Air Force Museum Cosford, stroll through Trentham Monkey Forest, take in the spiritual surroundings of St Mary's Church, and see the interesting displays at Black Country Living Museum.

For more things to do, ratings, maps, and tourist information, refer to the Wolverhampton trip planner.

You can drive from Preston to Wolverhampton in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train. In July, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 30th (Sat) early enough to fly back home.

Things to do in Wolverhampton

Museums · Wildlife · Parks · Historic Sites

Side Trips