60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Fira, Greece
— 6 nights
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Ferry to Heraklion, Foot to Néa Alikarnassós, Bus to Heraklion, Fly to Rhodes, Bus to Lindos
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Lindos, Greece
— 6 nights
Bus to Rhodes, Fly to Rome
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Rome, Italy
— 5 nights
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Siena, Italy
— 2 nights
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York, United Kingdom
— 8 nights
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
— 8 nights
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Albufeira, Portugal
— 5 nights
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Funchal, Portugal
— 4 nights
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Maspalomas, Spain
— 3 nights
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Granada, Spain
— 2 nights
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Malaga, Spain
— 5 nights
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Valletta, Malta
— 4 nights
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Fira, Greece

— 6 nights
Fira, the busy capital of Santorini, sits on the very edge of a volcanic caldera.
Get in touch with nature at Perissa Black Sand Beach and Ekklisia Theoskepasti hiking trail. Visit Akrotiri and The Castle of St Nicholas for their historical value. There's much more to do: get interesting insight from Tours, contemplate the waterfront views at Armeni Bay, see the interesting displays at Megaro Gyzi Museum, and step into the grandiose world of Venetian Castle of Santorini.

To see other places to visit, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Fira trip planning tool.

Perth, Australia to Fira is an approximately 23.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Australian Western Standard Time to Eastern European Standard Time, which is usually a -6 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler weather when traveling from Perth in November: highs in Fira hover around 23°C, while lows dip to 17°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) to allow enough time to travel to Lindos.

Things to do in Fira

Parks · Outdoors · Tours · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Lindos, Greece

— 6 nights
A medieval settlement on the island of Rhodes, Lindos provides a mix of ancient history and modern attractions.
Explore hidden gems such as Agios Pavlos Beach and Tsambika Beach. Escape the urban bustle at Lindos Beach and Kolimbia Beach. Explore Lindos' surroundings by going to Archanggelos Michail Thari Monastery (in Laerma), Gennadi Beach (in Gennadi) and Monastery of Artamitis (in Agios Isidoros). Spend the 8th (Mon) exploring ancient history at Village of Lindos. There's still lots to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Vlycha Beach, step into the grandiose world of Feraklos Castle, explore the world behind art at Folklore Museum of Lardos Village, and stroll through Glystra Beach.

To find photos, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Lindos day trip planning app.

You can do a combination of ferry, bus, and flight from Fira to Lindos in 8 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi; or do a combination of ferry and bus. In November, daily temperatures in Lindos can reach 24°C, while at night they dip to 17°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 13th (Sat) to allow enough time to travel to Rome.

Things to do in Lindos

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Rome, Italy

— 5 nights

Eternal City

Aptly nicknamed the Eternal City, Rome is the birthplace of the Roman Empire, one of the world's greatest civilizations ever.
Step off the beaten path and head to Duomo di Orvieto and Piazza Venezia. Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Civita di Bagnoregio and Parco Archeologico di Ostia Antica. There's much more to do: pause for some serene contemplation at Abbey of St. Paul Outside the Walls, ponder the design of Fontana dei Quattro Fiumi, take an in-depth tour of Le Domus Romane di Palazzo Valentini, and steep yourself in history at Roman Forum.

To find photos, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, read our Rome online day trip planner.

Do a combination of bus and flight from Lindos to Rome in 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Lindos to Rome, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from Lindos in November, expect Rome to be little chillier, temps between 20°C and 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Siena.

Things to do in Rome

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Siena, Italy

— 2 nights

Cultural Heart of Tuscany

Siena, a medieval Tuscan city, features numerous attractions, including a historic town center, alleyways, towers, and well-preserved buildings.
Start off your visit on the 19th (Fri): contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Abbazia di San Galgano and then steep yourself in history at Historic Centre of San Gimignano. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: enjoy breathtaking views from Torre del Mangia, then make a trip to Piazza del Campo, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Duomo di Siena.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Siena sightseeing planner.

You can drive from Rome to Siena in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. In November, daily temperatures in Siena can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Sat) early enough to travel to York.

Things to do in Siena

Historic Sites

Side Trips

York, United Kingdom

— 8 nights

City of Festivals

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.
Get outdoors at Filey Beach and Peasholm Park. Lincoln Cathedral and Lincoln Castle will appeal to history buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from York: Eden Camp Modern History Theme Museum (in Malton), Liverpool (Merseyside Maritime Museum, Museum of Liverpool, &more) and Whitby (Whitby Abbey & Whitby Harbour). There's much more to do: stop by The Quayside, explore the ancient world of York City Walls, examine the collection at York Castle Museum, and admire the striking features of York Minster.

To find photos, reviews, more things to do, and tourist information, you can read our York trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Siena to York takes 8.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of car and train. Due to the time zone difference, you'll gain 1 hour traveling from Siena to York. In November, York is slightly colder than Siena - with highs of 11°C and lows of 3°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 28th (Sun) early enough to take a train to Edinburgh.

Things to do in York

Museums · Historic Sites · Parks · Neighborhoods

Side Trips

Edinburgh, United Kingdom

— 8 nights

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Alnwick Castle and Rosslyn Chapel. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Bamburgh Castle and St Giles' Cathedral. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Glasgow (The Riverside Museum of Transport and Travel, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, &more), Stirling Castle (in Stirling) and Cragside House and Gardens (in Rothbury). Next up on the itinerary: explore the ancient world of Lindisfarne Priory, contemplate the long history of The Real Mary King's Close, examine the collection at Royal Yacht Britannia, and get a new perspective on nature at National Museum of Scotland.

For maps, photos, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Edinburgh travel planning site.

Traveling by train from York to Edinburgh takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a bus. In November, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 10°C, while nighttime lows are 1°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can travel to Albufeira.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Shopping

Side Trips

Albufeira, Portugal

— 5 nights

Garden of Portugal

Along Portugal's southern Algarve region sits Albufeira, a city boasting 20 beaches for visitors to choose from.
Take a break from the city and head to Ponta da Piedade and Speed Boats Tours. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Praia da Falesia and Alvor Boardwalk. Explore Albufeira's surroundings by going to Lagos (Praia do Camilo & Praia Dona Ana), Praia Da Rocha (in Praia da Rocha) and Praia da Marinha (in Caramujeira). Pack the 11th (Sat) with family-friendly diversions at Zoomarine Algarve. There's more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Praia dos Olhos de Água and contemplate the long history of Old Town Faro.

To find ratings, maps, photos, and tourist information, read Albufeira trip maker tool.

Traveling by flight from Edinburgh to Albufeira takes 7 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of car and train. In December, Albufeira is a bit warmer than Edinburgh - with highs of 20°C and lows of 11°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 11th (Sat) early enough to travel to Funchal.

Things to do in Albufeira

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches · Theme Parks

Side Trips

Funchal, Portugal

— 4 nights
The capital of the island of Madeira for more than 500 years, Funchal represents a laid-back city made popular by its historical sites and climate.
Get outdoors at Porto Moniz Natural Swimming Pools and Ponta de Sao Lourenco. Get some cultural insight at Blandy's Wine Lodge and Capela Nossa Senhora da Boa Morte - Capela do Cabo. Change things up with these side-trips from Funchal: Levada Nova (in Prazeres) and Calheta Beach (in Calheta). And it doesn't end there: see Off-Road Tours, take in nature's colorful creations at Monte Palace Madeira, stroll through Cabo Girao, and take your sightseeing to a higher altitude at Pico do Arieiro.

To find other places to visit, reviews, ratings, and more tourist information, use the Funchal trip planner.

You can fly from Albufeira to Funchal in 7 hours. Traveling from Albufeira in December, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Funchal, with lows of 18°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 15th (Wed) to allow enough time to travel to Maspalomas.

Things to do in Funchal

Parks · Outdoors · Nature · Trails

Side Trips

Maspalomas, Spain

— 3 nights

Home to Gran Canary's Most Beautiful Beach

Fondly referred to as “El Sur” by the locals, Maspalomas serves as a hub of entertainment and beach activity on Gran Canary Island.
Escape the urban bustle at Playa de Mogan and Playa de Maspalomas. El Faro de Maspalomas and Vegueta will appeal to history buffs. When in Maspalomas, make a side trip to see Las Canteras Beach in Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, approximately Las Palmas de Gran Canaria away. There's much more to do: enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Amadores, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Palmitos Park, and explore the striking landscape at Reserva Natural Especial de Las Dunas de Maspalomas.

Find out how to plan Maspalomas trip without stress by asking Inspirock to help create an itinerary.

Traveling by flight from Funchal to Maspalomas takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of ferry and taxi. In December, daytime highs in Maspalomas are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 19°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 18th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Granada.

Things to do in Maspalomas

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches · Zoos & Aquariums

Side Trips

Granada, Spain

— 2 nights

Pearl of Spain

Granada boasts numerous well-preserved examples of exquisite Moorish architecture, not the least of which is the Alhambra, an ancient citadel and royal palace.
On the 19th (Sun), wander the streets of Albayzin, then contemplate the long history of Mirador de San Nicolas, and then contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Royal Chapel of Granada. On the 20th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: don't miss a visit to Carrera del Darro and then take in nature's colorful creations at Generalife.

For traveler tips, ratings, where to stay, and other tourist information, refer to the Granada tour itinerary builder site.

You can fly from Maspalomas to Granada in 5 hours. Other options are to do a combination of car and ferry; or do a combination of bus, ferry, and train. Traveling from Maspalomas to Granada, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. While traveling from Maspalomas, expect a bit cooler days and much colder nights in Granada, ranging from highs of 15°C to lows of 2°C. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 20th (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Malaga.

Things to do in Granada

Historic Sites · Neighborhoods · Parks

Malaga, Spain

— 5 nights

Capital of the Costa del Sol

Modern yet historic, Málaga is a lively city famous for being the birthplace of Pablo Picasso.
Castillo de Gibralfaro and Alcazaba will appeal to history buffs. Explore hidden gems such as Marbella Old Town and La Carihuela. Get out of town with these interesting Malaga side-trips: Puente Nuevo (in Ronda), Nerja (Balcony of Europe & Fundación Cueva de Nerja) and Benalmadena (Parque De La Paloma & Benalmadena Pueblo (The Old Village)). There's lots more to do: see the interesting displays at Automobile and Fashion Museum, take in the waterfront at Puerto de Málaga, contemplate the long history of Malaga Cathedral, and look for all kinds of wild species at El Torcal de Antequera.

To see more things to do, photos, maps, and other tourist information, go to the Malaga trip itinerary planning site.

You can drive from Granada to Malaga in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Prepare for a bit warmer weather when traveling from Granada in December: high temperatures in Malaga hover around 20°C and lows are around 9°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Sat) to allow time to travel to Valletta.

Things to do in Malaga

Parks · Neighborhoods · Historic Sites · Museums

Side Trips

Valletta, Malta

— 4 nights

Most Proud

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.
You'll explore and learn at Lascaris War Rooms and Fort St Elmo - National War Museum. Get some cultural insight at Citadel and St Francis Church. Venture out of the city with trips to Sacred Heart Parish Church (in Fontana), Iglesia de Gharb (in Gharb) and Ta' Cenc (in Sannat). And it doesn't end there: brush up on your military savvy at Saluting Battery, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. John's Co-Cathedral, take in nature's colorful creations at Upper Barrakka Gardens, and pause for some serene contemplation at Cathedral.

To see where to stay, maps, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Valletta visit planner.

Fly from Malaga to Valletta in 6.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and bus; or do a combination of train, bus, taxi, and ferry. In December, daily temperatures in Valletta can reach 20°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Valletta

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Nature

Side Trips