60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Sydney, Australia
Fly:  22​h 15​min
1
Istanbul, Turkey
— 2 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
2
Fira, Greece
— 3 nights
ferry + taxi:  2​h 45​min
3
Agios Nikolaos, Greece
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
4
Rome, Italy
— 3 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
5
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
+2
train + shuttle + Fly:  4​h 15​min
6
Alghero, Italy
— 4 nights
Fly:  6​h 30​min
7
Barcelona, Spain
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 45​min
8
Lisbon, Portugal
— 4 nights
Fly:  5​h 45​min
9
Dublin, Ireland
— 2 nights
Fly:  4​h 15​min
10
London, United Kingdom
— 4 nights
train:  2​h 30​min
11
Paris, France
— 4 nights
train:  1​h 30​min
12
Brussels, Belgium
— 4 nights
Fly:  4​h 30​min
13
Prague, Czech Republic
— 3 nights
Fly:  3​h
14
Vienna, Austria
— 9 nights
Fly:  24​h
End: Sydney, Australia

2
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.
Istanbul is known for historic sites, museums, shopping, nature, and nightlife. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: take an in-depth tour of Hagia Sophia Museum / Church (Ayasofya), take a stroll through Ortakoy, admire the landmark architecture of Dolmabahce Palace, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Sultan Ahmed Mosque.

For maps, photos, more things to do, and tourist information, read Istanbul trip planner.

Sydney, Australia to Istanbul is an approximately 22.5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Traveling from Sydney to Istanbul, you'll gain 7 hours due to the time zone difference. When traveling from Sydney in November, plan for little chillier days in Istanbul, with highs around 17°C, while nights are about the same with lows around 17°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Wed) so you can travel to Fira.

Things to do in Istanbul

Museums Historic Sites Neighborhoods
Highlights from your plan
Basilica Cistern ©
Basilica Cistern
Suleymaniye Cami ©
Suleymaniye Cami

3
nights
Fira, Greece

Fira ©
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Sunset in Oia and Perissa Black Sand Beach. Change things up with these side-trips from Fira: Nature & Wildlife Tours (in Vlychada) and Faros Market (in Akrotiri). There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at KAMARA BEACH, look for gifts at Aquamarine Jewelry, hike along Hiking Trail Fira - Oia, and contemplate the waterfront views at Amoudi Bay.

To see traveler tips, more things to do, maps, and other tourist information, refer to the Fira trip planner .

You can do a combination of flight and bus from Istanbul to Fira in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Eastern European Time (EET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Istanbul in November, you will find days in Fira are a bit warmer (23°C), and nights are about the same (17°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Sun) early enough to travel to Agios Nikolaos.

Things to do in Fira

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Oia, Santorini, Akrotiri, Nature & Wildlife Tours, Perissa Black Sand Beach
Highlights from your plan
Perissa Black Sand Beach ©
Perissa Black Sand Beach
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail ©
Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail
Sunset in Oia ©
Sunset in Oia

4
nights
Agios Nikolaos, Greece

Agios Nikolaos ©
A tour of Agios Nikolaos leads visitors through charming neighborhoods with white washed houses, squares with taverns, steep pedestrian streets, and sea as a backdrop, ideal for exploration on foot.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Fortress Spinalonga and Vr Stories. You'll find plenty of places to visit near Agios Nikolaos: Heraklion (Cretan Paths & Heraklion Archaeological Museum), Neroulakia Farm (in Stironas) and Odysseia Stables (in Avdou).

For more things to do, ratings, reviews, and more tourist information, read Agios Nikolaos travel route planning tool .

Traveling by combination of ferry and taxi from Fira to Agios Nikolaos takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of bus and flight. Plan for a bit cooler nights when traveling from Fira in December since evenings lows in Agios Nikolaos dip to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 6th (Thu) early enough to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Agios Nikolaos

Parks Nature Outdoors

Side Trips

Elounda, Heraklion, Odysseia Stables, Kritsa Gorge, Neroulakia Farm
Highlights from your plan
Fortress Spinalonga ©
Fortress Spinalonga
Heraklion Archaeological Museum ©
Heraklion Archaeological Museum
Kritsa Gorge ©
Kritsa Gorge

3
nights
Rome, Italy

Rome ©
Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Palatine Hill and Roman Forum. Next up on the itinerary: contemplate the long history of Colosseum, admire the masterpieces at Galleria Borghese, make a trip to Piazza Navona, and contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Vatican Museums.

For other places to visit, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, read our Rome day trip planner.

You can do a combination of shuttle and flight from Agios Nikolaos to Rome in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and train; or take a bus. The time zone difference moving from Eastern European Time (EET) to Central European Time (CET) is minus 1 hour. Traveling from Agios Nikolaos in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit cooler in Rome, with lows of 4°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Mon) early enough to catch the train to Florence.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Vatican City
Highlights from your plan
Colosseum ©
Colosseum
Roman Forum ©
Roman Forum
Pantheon ©
Pantheon

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Discover out-of-the-way places like Torre di Pisa and Piazza del Campo. Step out of Florence to go to Siena and see Siena Cathedral, which is approximately 1h 15 min away. There's still lots to do: appreciate the extensive heritage of Piazza del Duomo, see the interesting displays at Galleria dell'Accademia, take an in-depth tour of Basilica di Santa Croce, and take in the views from Ponte Vecchio.

For ratings, more things to do, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Florence trip itinerary builder website .

Traveling by train from Rome to Florence takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or fly. In December, plan for daily highs up to 15°C, and evening lows to 4°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 14th (Fri) early enough to travel to Alghero.

Things to do in Florence

Museums Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Siena, Leaning Tower of Pisa
Highlights from your plan
Gallerie Degli Uffizi ©
Gallerie Degli Uffizi
Piazza del Campo ©
Piazza del Campo
Duomo di Siena ©
Duomo di Siena

4
nights
Alghero, Italy

Alghero ©
Built surrounding a 16th-century fortified port, Alghero remains one of Sardinia's most visited sites, rich in cultural and historical heritage.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at La Pelosa Beach and Dolce Pan Bacco. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Alghero: Tinnura (in Nuoro), Bosa (S'Abba Druche Horses, Torre Argentina, & more) and Murales di Tinnura (in Tinnura). There's much more to do: choose your vessel at Alghero Rent Boat, get to know the fascinating history of Affacci a mare: Bastioni e Lungomare, contemplate the waterfront views at Vaschetta di Ciu Peppi, and relax in the rural setting at Azienda Agricola Peddio.

For ratings, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Alghero route planning tool .

Getting from Florence to Alghero by combination of train and flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. In December in Alghero, expect temperatures between 18°C during the day and 6°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 18th (Tue) early enough to travel to Barcelona.

Things to do in Alghero

Outdoors Parks Beaches

Side Trips

Bosa, Tinnura, Murales di Tinnura, Azienda Agricola Peddio, La Pelosa Beach
Highlights from your plan
La Pelosa Beach ©
La Pelosa Beach
Torre Argentina ©
Torre Argentina
Vaschetta di Ciu Peppi ©
Vaschetta di Ciu Peppi

2
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.
Barcelona is known for parks, nightlife, museums, historic sites, and fun & games. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: admire the landmark architecture of Basilica of the Sagrada Familia, admire all the interesting features of Camp Nou, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Barcelona Cathedral, and pause for some photo ops at Casa Mila - La Pedrera.

For traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Barcelona holiday maker website .

Traveling by flight from Alghero to Barcelona takes 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of taxi and ferry. In December in Barcelona, expect temperatures between 17°C during the day and 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 21st (Fri) to allow time to travel to Lisbon.

Things to do in Barcelona

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

4
nights
Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon ©
Built on seven hills, Lisbon has experienced a renaissance in recent years, making it the cultural star of Portugal.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Park and National Palace of Pena and Quinta da Regaleira. Next up on the itinerary: admire nature's wide array of creatures at Lisbon Oceanarium, get a new perspective on things with Nosso Tejo, explore the historical opulence of Castelo de S. Jorge, and don't miss a visit to Santa Justa Lift.

To see photos, reviews, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Lisbon online tour itinerary planner .

Traveling by flight from Barcelona to Lisbon takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or drive. The time zone difference when traveling from Barcelona to Lisbon is minus 1 hour. In December, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 8°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to travel to Dublin.

Things to do in Lisbon

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Sintra
Highlights from your plan
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos ©
Mosteiro dos Jeronimos
Park and National Palace of Pena ©
Park and National Palace of Pena
Quinta da Regaleira ©
Quinta da Regaleira

2
nights
Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©
A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Walking tours and Trinity College Dublin. And it doesn't end there: stroll through St. Stephen's Green, examine the collection at Dublin Writers Museum, admire the striking features of Saint Patrick's Cathedral, and indulge your thirst for a good beer at Guinness Storehouse.

To see photos, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Dublin travel route planner.

You can fly from Lisbon to Dublin in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus, train, and ferry. In December, Dublin is slightly colder than Lisbon - with highs of 10°C and lows of 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Fri) early enough to travel to London.

Things to do in Dublin

Historic Sites Museums Parks
Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
Walking tours
Guinness Storehouse ©
Guinness Storehouse

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, shopping, historic sites, and parks. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum, contemplate the long history of Houses of Parliament, explore the world behind art at National Gallery, and take in the architecture and atmosphere at St. Paul's Cathedral.

For traveler tips, maps, photos, and more tourist information, use the London online travel planner .

Getting from Dublin to London by flight takes about 4.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight, bus, and train; or do a combination of flight and train. Expect a daytime high around 11°C in December, and nighttime lows around 4°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) to allow enough time to take a train to Paris.

Things to do in London

Museums Historic Sites Nightlife
Highlights from your plan
Natural History Museum ©
Natural History Museum
National Gallery ©
National Gallery
Tower Bridge ©
Tower Bridge

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. Next up on the itinerary: enjoy breathtaking views from Eiffel Tower, pause for some photo ops at Arc de Triomphe, examine the collection at Musee Rodin, and steep yourself in history at Sainte-Chapelle.

To see maps, photos, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Paris trip planner .

Getting from London to Paris by train takes about 2.5 hours. Other options: fly; or do a combination of flight, bus, and train. You'll lose 1 hour traveling from London to Paris due to the time zone difference. In January, plan for daily highs up to 8°C, and evening lows to 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 5th (Sat) to allow enough time to take a train to Brussels.

Things to do in Paris

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trip

Palace of Versailles
Highlights from your plan
Eiffel Tower ©
Eiffel Tower
Louvre Museum ©
Louvre Museum
Luxembourg Gardens ©
Luxembourg Gardens

4
nights
Brussels, Belgium

Brussels ©
The allure of the multi-cultural capital, Brussels, stems from its mix of political intrigue, artistic influence, historical significance, and a thriving social scene.
Venture out of the city with trips to Bruges (Historic Centre of Brugge & The Markt). There's much more to do: steep yourself in history at Grand Place, examine the collection at Horta Museum (Musee Horta), browse the exhibits of Belgian Comic Strip Center, and take in the spiritual surroundings of St. Michael and St. Gudula Cathedral (Cathedrale St-Michel et Ste-Gudule).

For other places to visit, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, refer to the Brussels tour itinerary planning site .

Take a train from Paris to Brussels in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Paris in January, expect nights in Brussels to be about the same, around 0°C, while days are a bit cooler, around 5°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Prague.

Things to do in Brussels

Museums Historic Sites Theme Parks

Side Trip

Bruges
Highlights from your plan
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM) ©
Musical Instruments Museum (MIM)
Historic Centre of Brugge ©
Historic Centre of Brugge
Grand Place ©
Grand Place

3
nights
Prague, Czech Republic

Prague ©
Prague lures millions of tourists each year with its World Heritage-listed medieval city center--a labyrinth of narrow lanes, bridges, cathedrals, and palaces overlooked by a thousand-year-old castle.
Discover out-of-the-way places like St. Vitus Cathedral and Prague Zoo. Next up on the itinerary: make a trip to Charles Bridge, contemplate the long history of Prague Astronomical Clock, take an in-depth tour of Jewish Museum in Prague, and take in the spiritual surroundings of Kostel Panny Marie Pred Tynem.

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

Traveling by flight from Brussels to Prague takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of shuttle and flight; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in January, Prague is slightly colder at night with lows of -3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 12th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Vienna.

Things to do in Prague

Historic Sites Zoos & Aquariums Museums
Highlights from your plan
Prague Castle ©
Prague Castle
Room Escape Games
Charles Bridge
Charles Bridge

9
nights
Vienna, Austria

Vienna ©
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.
Step off the beaten path and head to Historic Center of Vienna and Belvedere Palace. Pack the 17th (Thu) with family-friendly diversions at Prater. Pack the 19th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Riesenrad. And it doesn't end there: admire the striking features of Schonbrunn Palace, get a new perspective on nature at Natural History Museum (Naturhistorisches Museum), don't miss a visit to Rathaus, and get to know the fascinating history of Schonbrunner Gardens.

To find ratings, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Vienna trip builder site .

You can fly from Prague to Vienna in 3 hours. Other options are to drive; or take a bus. January in Vienna sees daily highs of 3°C and lows of -3°C at night. You'll set off for home on the 21st (Mon).

Things to do in Vienna

Museums Parks Historic Sites
Highlights from your plan
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien ©
Kunsthistorisches Museum Wien
Historic Center of Vienna
Historic Center of Vienna
Schonbrunner Gardens ©
Schonbrunner Gardens

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