60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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60 days in Europe Itinerary

Start: Perth, Australia
+2
Fly + subway + train:  22​h 30​min
1
York, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
train:  2​h 45​min
2
Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 5 nights
Fly:  6​h
3
Reykjavik, Iceland
— 4 nights
Fly:  10​h 45​min
4
Albufeira, Portugal
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  8​h 15​min
5
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain
— 4 nights
Fly:  7​h
6
Palma de Mallorca, Spain
— 3 nights
Fly:  6​h 15​min
7
Florence, Italy
— 4 nights
bus:  1​h 15​min
8
Siena, Italy
— 3 nights
Drive:  1​h 45​min
9
Assisi, Italy
— 3 nights
+3
Fly + bus + foot + train:  5​h 30​min
10
Syracuse, Italy
— 4 nights
taxi + ferry:  2​h 45​min
11
Valletta, Malta
— 3 nights
Fly:  8​h 30​min
12
Rethymnon, Greece
— 5 nights
Fly + bus:  6​h 15​min
13
Lindos, Greece
— 5 nights
bus + Fly:  26​h
End: Perth, Australia

5
nights
York, United Kingdom

York ©
Situated on the confluence of the rivers Ouse and Foss, York has witnessed an abundance of major political events throughout its two millennia of existence.
Steep Hill and Fountains Abbey are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Lincoln Castle and Whitby Abbey will appeal to history buffs. Venture out of the city with trips to Lincoln Cathedral (in Lincoln), Durham Cathedral (in Durham) and Peasholm Park (in Scarborough). There's lots more to do: stroll through Filey Beach, see the interesting displays at York's Chocolate Story, view the masterpieces at Yorkshire Sculpture Park, and wander the streets of York Shambles.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, go to the York day trip planner .

Perth, Australia to York is an approximately 22.5-hour combination of flight and train. You can also do a combination of flight, bus, and train. Traveling from Perth to York, you'll gain 8 hours due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Perth, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in York, ranging from highs of 20°C to lows of 10°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Tue) so you can catch the train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Lincoln, Fountains Abbey, Durham Cathedral, Peasholm Park, Yorkshire Sculpture Park
Highlights from your plan
Fountains Abbey ©
Fountains Abbey
Steep Hill ©
Steep Hill
Lincoln Cathedral ©
Lincoln Cathedral

5
nights
Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©
World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Cragside House and Gardens and Buchanan Street are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Rosslyn Chapel and Bamburgh Castle will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Edinburgh: Glasgow (Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum & The Necropolis) and Stirling Castle (in Stirling). The adventure continues: brush up on your knowledge of spirits at The Scotch Whisky Experience, get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland, take a stroll through Edinburgh Old Town, and don't miss a visit to The Real Mary King's Close.

To find more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip itinerary planning app .

Getting from York to Edinburgh by train takes about 3 hours. Other options: drive; or do a combination of train and flight. Expect a daytime high around 15°C in October, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Reykjavik.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites Museums Tours

Side Trips

Glasgow, Bamburgh Castle, Stirling Castle, Rosslyn Chapel, Cragside House and Gardens
Highlights from your plan
Rosslyn Chapel ©
Rosslyn Chapel
Bamburgh Castle ©
Bamburgh Castle
Cragside House and Gardens ©
Cragside House and Gardens

4
nights
Reykjavik, Iceland

Reykjavik ©
Reykjavik, the world's most northerly capital, effortlessly combines small-town charm with heaps of big city energy.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Fishing Charters & Tours and Horseback Riding Tours. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Landnámssýningin/The Settlement Exhibition and Hallgrimskirkja. Get out of town with these interesting Reykjavik side-trips: Thingvellir National Park (in Thingvellir), Strokkur (in Geysir) and Gullfoss (in Blaskogabyggd). And it doesn't end there: take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Iceland, take a stroll through Laugavegur, pause for some photo ops at Sun Voyager, and visit a coastal fixture at Garoskagi Lighthouse.

For reviews, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, read our Reykjavik trip tool .

You can fly from Edinburgh to Reykjavik in 6 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Edinburgh in October, things will get a bit cooler in Reykjavik: highs are around 9°C and lows about 3°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 10th (Thu) early enough to travel to Albufeira.

Things to do in Reykjavik

Outdoors Tours Wildlife

Side Trips

Thingvellir National Park, Gullfoss Falls, Strokkur, Garoskagi Lighthouse
Highlights from your plan
Strokkur ©
Strokkur
Thingvellir National Park ©
Thingvellir National Park
Fishing Charters & Tours

5
nights
Albufeira, Portugal

Albufeira ©
Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Praia dos Olhos de Água and Praia do Camilo. Get in touch with nature at Praia da Marinha and Ponta Da Piedale. Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha), Cape Saint Vincent (in Sagres) and Old Town Faro (in Faro). Pack the 16th (Wed) with family-friendly diversions at Zoomarine Algarve. The adventure continues: enjoy the sand and surf at Falesia Beach, see majestic marine mammals with a dolphin and whale watching tour, step off the mainland to explore Tavira Island, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Praia Dona Ana.

For traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Albufeira online driving holiday planner .

Getting from Reykjavik to Albufeira by flight takes about 11 hours. Other options: do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from Reykjavik in October, expect Albufeira to be much warmer, temps between 28°C and 19°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 16th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Puerto Del Carmen.

Things to do in Albufeira

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Lagos, Praia Da Rocha, Old Town Faro, Praia da Marinha, Tavira Island
Highlights from your plan
Cape Saint Vincent ©
Cape Saint Vincent
Falesia  Beach ©
Falesia Beach
Praia Da Rocha ©
Praia Da Rocha

4
nights
Puerto Del Carmen, Spain

One of the most lively and visited areas in the Canary Islands, Lanzarote’s largest city, Puerto del Carmen, is well-known for its vibrant nightlife and high concentration of bars and pubs.
Get outdoors at Los Hervideros and Scuba & Snorkeling. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Fundacion Cesar Manrique and Bodega La Geria. Venture out of the city with trips to El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons (in El Cotillo), Corralejo (Corralejo Dunes & Parque Natural de Corralejo) and Timanfaya National Park (in Tinajo). There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa del papagayo, take some stellar pictures from Mirador Del Rio, take in the waterfront activity at Puerto deportivo Marina Rubicon, and explore the fascinating underground world of Cueva de los Verdes.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Puerto Del Carmen online trip itinerary planner .

Traveling by combination of bus and flight from Albufeira to Puerto Del Carmen takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or do a combination of train and flight. Traveling from Albufeira in October, expect a bit warmer with lows of 23°C in Puerto Del Carmen. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Mon) so you can travel to Palma de Mallorca.

Things to do in Puerto Del Carmen

Parks Outdoors Nature

Side Trips

Lanzarote, Corralejo, Centro de Artesania La Antigua Escuela de Yaiza, El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons, Timanfaya Nationalpark
Highlights from your plan
Scuba & Snorkeling
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons ©
El Cotillo Beach & Lagoons
Corralejo Dunes ©
Corralejo Dunes

3
nights
Palma de Mallorca, Spain

Palma de Mallorca ©
Majorca, or Mallorca, is largest island in the Balearic Islands archipelago.
Get in touch with nature at Parc Natural de Mondrago and Playa de Alcudia. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Serra de Tramuntana and Bellver Castle. Venture out of the city with trips to Playa de Muro (in Playa de Muro), Coves de Campanet (in Campanet) and Alcudia Old Town (in Alcudia). The adventure continues: observe the fascinating underwater world at Palma Aquarium, make a trip to Passeig des Born, and pause for some serene contemplation at Catedral de Mallorca.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read Palma de Mallorca online holiday planner .

Getting from Puerto Del Carmen to Palma de Mallorca by flight takes about 7 hours. Other options: do a combination of bus, ferry, and flight; or do a combination of ferry and car. The time zone difference when traveling from Puerto Del Carmen to Palma de Mallorca is 1 hour. Traveling from Puerto Del Carmen in October, Palma de Mallorca is a bit cooler at night with lows of 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Fri) so you can travel to Florence.

Things to do in Palma de Mallorca

Parks Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Alcudia, Serra de Tramuntana, Parc Natural de Mondrago, Playa de Muro, Coves de Campanet
Highlights from your plan
Parc Natural de Mondrago ©
Parc Natural de Mondrago
Playa de Muro ©
Playa de Muro
Serra de Tramuntana ©
Serra de Tramuntana

4
nights
Florence, Italy

Florence ©
Considered a cultural, artistic, and architectural jewel of Italy, Florence is the birthplace of the Italian Renaissance.
Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano and Piazza Maggiore. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Basilica San Miniato al Monte and Duomo di Pisa. Venture out of the city with trips to Leaning Tower of Pisa (in Pisa) and Le mura di Lucca (in Lucca). Dedicate the 29th (Tue) to wine at some of the top wineries in the area. There's much more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Centro Storico, hunt for treasures at Mercato Centrale, get a sense of history and politics at Palazzo Vecchio, and don't miss a visit to Piazza della Signoria.

For maps, ratings, other places to visit, and more tourist information, use the Florence road trip site .

You can fly from Palma de Mallorca to Florence in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of flight and train; or do a combination of ferry and car. In October, plan for daily highs up to 25°C, and evening lows to 14°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Tue) to allow time to take a bus to Siena.

Things to do in Florence

Historic Sites Tours Shopping

Side Trips

Bologna, Pisa, Le mura di Lucca
Highlights from your plan
Duomo di Pisa ©
Duomo di Pisa
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Basilica - Santuario di Santo Stefano ©

3
nights
Siena, Italy

Siena ©
Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Your inner history buff will appreciate Abbazia di San Galgano and Historic Centre of San Gimignano. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Torre del Mangia and Geburtshaus des San Galgano. Explore Siena's surroundings by going to Via Francigena (in Gallicano nel Lazio), Valdichiana Outlet Village (in Foiano Della Chiana) and Propositura di San Michele Arcangelo (in Chiusdino). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Siena Cathedral and don't miss a visit to Piazza del Campo.

To find other places to visit, photos, and more tourist information, refer to the Siena trip itinerary builder .

Traveling by bus from Florence to Siena takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 26°C in October, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 1st (Fri) to allow enough time to drive to Assisi.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites Shopping

Side Trips

Chiusdino, Valdichiana Outlet Village, Via Francigena, Historic Centre of San Gimignano
Highlights from your plan
Abbazia di San Galgano ©
Abbazia di San Galgano
Torre del Mangia ©
Torre del Mangia
Propositura di San Michele Arcangelo ©

3
nights
Assisi, Italy

Assisi ©
Rich in culture and religious tradition, Assisi is known as the birthplace of St.
Step out of the city life by going to Grotte di Frasassi and Cascata delle Marmore. Step off the beaten path and head to Basilica di Santa Chiara and Basilica di Santa Maria degli Angeli - Porziuncola. Change things up with these side-trips from Assisi: Ex Repubblica di Cospaia (in San Giustino), Orvieto (Pozzo di San Patrizio & Duomo di Orvieto) and Civita di Bagnoregio (in Civita di Bagnoregio). There's more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Basilica inferiore di San Francesco d'Assisi.

For more things to do, maps, photos, and tourist information, use the Assisi day trip planner .

Getting from Siena to Assisi by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a bus; or take a train. When traveling from Siena in November, plan for slightly colder days and about the same nights in Assisi: temperatures range from 17°C by day to 7°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 4th (Mon) to allow time to travel to Syracuse.

Things to do in Assisi

Historic Sites Nature Parks

Side Trips

Orvieto, Cascata delle Marmore, Grotte di Frasassi, Civita di Bagnoregio, Ex Repubblica di Cospaia
Highlights from your plan
Pozzo di San Patrizio ©
Pozzo di San Patrizio
Basilica di Santa Chiara ©
Basilica di Santa Chiara

4
nights
Syracuse, Italy

Syracuse ©
Philosopher Cicero once described Syracuse as "the greatest Greek city and the most beautiful of them all." A powerful city-state of ancient Greece, Syracuse now is the capital of the eponymous Italian province on the eastern coast of Sicily.
Ragusa Ibla and Centro Storico will appeal to history buffs. Syracuse Cathedral and Faro di Punta Secca are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Syracuse: Sampieri (in Sampieri), Spiaggia Marina Di Modica (in Marina Di Modica) and La Fornace Penna (in Scicli). It doesn't end there: explore the fascinating underground world of Ear of Dionysius (Orecchio di Dionisio) and head off the coast to Ortigia.

For where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Syracuse trip itinerary planning tool .

You can do a combination of flight and train from Assisi to Syracuse in 5.5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of car and ferry. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Fri) to allow time to travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Syracuse

Parks Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Scicli, Faro di Punta Secca, Centro Storico, Spiaggia Marina Di Modica, Ragusa Ibla
Highlights from your plan
Centro Storico ©
Centro Storico
Ragusa Ibla ©
Ragusa Ibla
Syracuse Cathedral ©
Syracuse Cathedral

3
nights
Valletta, Malta

Valletta ©
Malta's capital city, Valletta preserves most of its medieval architecture, built in the 16th and 17th centuries by the Knights Hospitaller, once a powerful military order.
Get some cultural insight at Saluting Battery and Fort St Elmo - National War Museum. Visit Hagar Qim Temples and St Mary's Chapel for their historical value. There's still lots to do: learn about all things military at Lascaris War Rooms, take in the waterfront at Valletta Waterfront, take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens, and get to know the fascinating history of Mdina Old City.

For maps, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, use the Valletta trip planning website .

You can do a combination of taxi and ferry from Syracuse to Valletta in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. In November, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 11th (Mon) so you can travel to Rethymnon.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Paola, Mdina Old City, Il-kalanka Beach, Spinola Bay, Mnajdra
Highlights from your plan
Mnajdra ©
Mnajdra
Lascaris War Rooms ©
Lascaris War Rooms
Spinola Bay ©
Spinola Bay

5
nights
Rethymnon, Greece

Rethymnon ©
Rethymnon combines the old-fashioned charm of a small town with proximity to long sandy beaches with all the modern conveniences usually found in big tourist resorts.
Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Palace of Faistos and Minoiko Nekrotafeio Armenon. Monastery of Arkadi and Church of the Five Virgins will appeal to history buffs. Get out of town with these interesting Rethymnon side-trips: Livadi Beach (in Bali), Lake Kournas (in Kournas) and Heraklion Archaeological Museum (in Heraklion). There's much more to do: kick back and relax at Preveli Beach, tour the pleasant surroundings at Agios Pavlos beach, take an in-depth tour of Archaeological Museum of Rethymno, and make a trip to Old Venetian Harbor.

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

Traveling by flight from Valletta to Rethymnon takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and bus. The time zone changes from Central European Time to Eastern European Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In November, daytime highs in Rethymnon are 23°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Rethymnon

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Ammoudaki Beach, Lake Kournas, Minoiko Nekrotafeio Armenon, Church of the Five Virgins, Livadi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Monastery of Arkadi ©
Monastery of Arkadi
Palace of Faistos ©
Palace of Faistos
Church of the Five Virgins ©
Church of the Five Virgins

5
nights
Lindos, Greece

Lindos ©
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Get some historical perspective at Dormition of Theotokos Church and Village of Lindos. Do some cultural sightseeing at Church of Michael the Archangel and Artistic Village Contemporary Art - Art gallery & Museum of Ceramic Art. Explore Lindos' surroundings by going to Prasonisi Beach (in Kattavia), Aliki Beach (in Monolithos) and Gennadi Beach (in Gennadi). The adventure continues: stroll through Agios Pavlos Beach, kick back and relax at Vlycha Beach, and explore the ancient world of Acropolis of Lindos.

For reviews, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, refer to the Lindos journey maker app .

Getting from Rethymnon to Lindos by combination of flight and bus takes about 6.5 hours. Other options: do a combination of ferry and bus; or do a combination of car and ferry. In November, daytime highs in Lindos are 24°C, while nighttime lows are 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 22nd (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Lindos

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Alyki Beach, Prasonisi Beach, Dormition of Theotokos Church, Artistic Village Contemporary Art - Art gallery & Museum of Ceramic Art, Gennadi Beach
Highlights from your plan
Agios Pavlos Beach ©
Agios Pavlos Beach
Tsambika Beach ©
Tsambika Beach
Lindos Beach ©
Lindos Beach

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