60 days in Europe Itinerary

60 days in Europe Itinerary

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Dublin, Ireland
— 6 nights
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Galway, Ireland
— 5 nights
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Killarney, Ireland
— 2 nights
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Cork, Ireland
— 1 night
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Kilkenny, Ireland
— 5 nights
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Aarhus, Denmark
— 5 nights
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Copenhagen, Denmark
— 6 nights
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Helsinki, Finland
— 1 night
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Stockholm, Sweden
— 6 nights
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Oslo, Norway
— 6 nights
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Inverness, United Kingdom
— 6 nights
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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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Dublin, Ireland

Dublin ©

Fair City

A history spanning over a thousand years, vibrant nightlife, and a mix of Georgian and modern architecture make Dublin a popular European tourist destination.
Your day by day itinerary now includes An Evening of Food, Folklore and Fairies. Get some historical perspective at Kilmainham Gaol Museum and 14 Henrietta Street. Step off the beaten path and head to Glendalough Cathedral and National Museum of Ireland - Decorative Arts & History. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Dublin: Drogheda (Mainistir Bhuithe & Listoke), Donore (Newgrange, Knowth Megalithic Passage Tomb, &more) and Francis Ledwidge Museum (in Slane). There's still lots to do: take a stroll through Temple Bar, steep yourself in history at The Mill at Avoca Village, step into the grandiose world of Trim Castle, and explore the world behind art at Chester Beatty.

For other places to visit, maps, photos, and tourist information, you can read our Dublin trip itinerary planner.

Louisville, USA to Dublin is an approximately 14.5-hour flight. The time zone changes from Eastern Standard Time (EST) to Greenwich Mean Time (GMT), which is usually a 5 hour difference. Traveling from Louisville in April, expect Dublin to be slightly colder, temps between 53°F and 37°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 8th (Sat) to allow time to drive to Galway.

Things to do in Dublin

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Kilmainham Gaol Museum ©
Kilmainham Gaol Museum
14 Henrietta Street ©
14 Henrietta Street
Glendalough Cathedral ©
Glendalough Cathedral

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Galway, Ireland

Galway ©

City of the Tribes

A major hub for visitors exploring Ireland's western regions, Galway serves as a city of art and culture, renowned for its vibrant lifestyle and numerous festivals.
Do your shopping at The Claddagh Ring Museum and Lynch's Castle. Popular historic sites such as Bunratty Castle & Folk Park and St. Nicholas' Collegiate Church are in your itinerary. Change things up with these side-trips from Galway: Oughterard (Aughnanure Castle & Glengowla Mines), Kylemore (Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden & Gothic Chapel) and Coral Strand (Tra an Doilin) (in Carraroe). There's lots more to do: get to know the fascinating history of Salthill Promenade, see the interesting displays at Strokestown Park & National Famine Museum, explore the wealth of natural beauty at Connemara National Park & Visitor Centre, and explore the galleries of Galway City Museum.

To see traveler tips, where to stay, maps, and other tourist information, read Galway travel route builder.

You can drive from Dublin to Galway in 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In April, daily temperatures in Galway can reach 51°F, while at night they dip to 38°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 13th (Thu) so you can go by car to Killarney.

Things to do in Galway

Historic Sites · Outdoors · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park ©
Bunratty Castle & Folk Park
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden ©
Kylemore Abbey & Victorian Walled Garden
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre ©
Rathcroghan Royal Site & Visitor Centre

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Killarney, Ireland

Killarney ©
Continuously inhabited since the Neolithic period, Killarney draws visitors with its picturesque natural scenery, fine restaurants, and traditional pubs.
On your second day here, see what you can catch with a fishing tour, head off the coast to Innisfallen Island, relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas, then hike along The Kerry Way, then experience rural life at Kennedy's Pet Farm, and finally visit Killarney Falconry.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, reviews, and tourist information, refer to the Killarney driving holiday planner.

Traveling by car from Galway to Killarney takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. April in Killarney sees daily highs of 56°F and lows of 42°F at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Cork.

Things to do in Killarney

Parks · Historic Sites · Outdoors · Nature
Highlights from your plan
Irish Whiskey Experience ©
Irish Whiskey Experience
Ross Castle ©
Ross Castle
St. Mary's Cathedral ©
St. Mary's Cathedral

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Cork, Ireland

Cork ©

Rebel City

One of the country's major artistic and cultural centers, famed for its many annual festivals, Cork straddles the Lee River and boasts over 30 bridges.
Start off your visit on the 15th (Sat): stop by Blarney Chocolate Factory.

To find maps, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, go to the Cork itinerary builder website.

Getting from Killarney to Cork by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In April, plan for daily highs up to 53°F, and evening lows to 41°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 16th (Sun) so you can go by car to Kilkenny.

Things to do in Cork

Highlights from your plan
Nano Nagle Place ©
Nano Nagle Place
Cork City Gaol ©
Cork City Gaol
Carrigfadda Hill Walk ©
Carrigfadda Hill Walk

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Kilkenny, Ireland

Kilkenny ©

Marble City

The country's smallest city in terms of population, Kilkenny boasts a rich cultural heritage and diverse tourist attractions that include well-preserved medieval architecture, exciting nightlife, a vibrant culinary scene, and abundant shopping opportunities.
For shopping fun, head to National Craft Gallery or Jerpoint Glass Studio. Get a sense of the local culture at Medieval Mile Museum and Black Abbey. Venture out of the city with trips to Tramore Beach (in Tramore), Curraghmore House (in Portlaw) and Waterford (Waterford Treasures Medieval Museum, King of the Vikings, &more). There's still lots to do: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower, get engrossed in the history at Edmund Rice Heritage Centre, appreciate the extensive heritage of Butter Slip, and explore the historical opulence of Shankill Castle.

For more things to do, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, read our Kilkenny online trip builder.

You can drive from Cork to Kilkenny in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. In April, daytime highs in Kilkenny are 54°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 21st (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Aarhus.

Things to do in Kilkenny

Historic Sites · Museums · Parks · Outdoors

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Medieval Mile Museum ©
Medieval Mile Museum
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower ©
St. Canice's Cathedral & Round Tower
Jerpoint Abbey ©
Jerpoint Abbey

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Aarhus, Denmark

Aarhus ©

City of Smiles

Located on the sea, Aarhus blends a world city with a small-town feel. Home to a young population, the city has a reputation for producing internationally known pop and rock musicians.
Get a sense of the local culture at Den Gamle By and Energimuseet. Step off the beaten path and head to Moesgaard Museum and Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum. Venture out of the city with trips to Haderslev Domkirke (in Haderslev), Christiansfeld (Brodremenighedens Museum, Brodremenighedens Kirke, &more) and Trapholt (in Kolding). The adventure continues: stroll through Botanical Garden and the Greenhouses, get engrossed in the history at Museum Ovartaci, take a stroll through Lille Torv, and examine the collection at Johannes Larsen Museet.

To find more things to do, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, read Aarhus trip itinerary builder app.

Traveling by flight from Kilkenny to Aarhus takes 9 hours. The time zone difference when traveling from Kilkenny to Aarhus is 1 hour. Traveling from Kilkenny in April, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be slightly colder in Aarhus, with lows of 35°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Copenhagen.

Things to do in Aarhus

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Den Gamle By ©
Den Gamle By
Moesgaard Museum ©
Moesgaard Museum
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum ©
Aros Aarhus Kunstmuseum

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Copenhagen ©

City of Beautiful Towers

Founded in the 10th century as a Viking fishing village, Copenhagen has morphed into the cultural, political, and economic powerhouse of the country.
Appreciate the collections at Louisiana Museum of Modern Art and Thorvaldsens Museum. Get a sense of the local culture at Nyhavn and Kronborg. Get out of town with these interesting Copenhagen side-trips: Trelleborg Viking Fortress (in Slagelse), RAGNAROCK - Museet for pop, rock og youth culture (in Roskilde) and Fulby Keramik Vaerksted (in Soroe). There's lots more to do: step into the grandiose world of Frederiksborg Castle, admire the masterpieces at Ny Carlsberg Glyptotek, take an in-depth tour of National Museum of Denmark, and learn more about the world around you at Botanical Garden.

To find traveler tips, more things to do, and other tourist information, read our Copenhagen trip planner.

Drive from Aarhus to Copenhagen in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or take a train. In April, plan for daily highs up to 52°F, and evening lows to 38°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 2nd (Tue) early enough to travel to Helsinki.

Things to do in Copenhagen

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Frederiksborg Castle ©
Frederiksborg Castle
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art ©
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art
Nyhavn ©
Nyhavn

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Helsinki, Finland

Helsinki ©

Daughter of the Baltic

Finland's largest and most populated metropolis, the maritime town of Helsinki boasts varied architecture, a lively cafe culture, and plethora of picturesque natural delights.
Kick off your visit on the 3rd (Wed): indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, browse the eclectic array of goods at Hakaniemi Market, take a stroll through Katajanokka, then admire the masterpieces at Kansallisgalleria, then view the masterpieces at Galerie Anhava, and finally explore the world behind art at Sinebrychoff Art Museum.

To find where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and other tourist information, use the Helsinki day trip planner.

Traveling by flight from Copenhagen to Helsinki takes 5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of train and ferry. The time zone difference when traveling from Copenhagen to Helsinki is 1 hour. In May, daily temperatures in Helsinki can reach 60°F, while at night they dip to 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Wed) so you can travel to Stockholm.

Things to do in Helsinki

Highlights from your plan
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum ©
Seurasaari Island and Open-Air Museum
Kansallisgalleria ©
Kansallisgalleria
The National Museum of Finland ©
The National Museum of Finland

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Stockholm, Sweden

Stockholm ©

Beauty by the Water

One of Europe's most culturally diverse cities, Stockholm extends over 14 islands, united by a series of tunnels and bridges.
Do your shopping at Ostermalm Saluhall and Fargfabriken. Museum-lovers will appreciate Skansen and Hallwyl Museum (Hallwylska Museet). Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Stockholm: Arsenalen - Sveriges Forsvarsfordonsmuseum (in Strangnas), Visit Roslagen (in Norrtalje) and Mariefred (Gripsholms Golf Club & Gripsholm Castle). Next up on the itinerary: get to know the fascinating history of Strandvagen, admire the masterpieces at Prins Eugens Waldemarsudde, get a new perspective on nature at Swedish Museum of Natural History, and examine the collection at Fotografiska Stockholm.

For reviews, where to stay, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Stockholm trip itinerary planning tool.

Traveling by flight from Helsinki to Stockholm takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of train and ferry; or do a combination of bus and ferry. Traveling from Helsinki to Stockholm, you'll gain 1 hour due to the time zone difference. May in Stockholm sees daily highs of 60°F and lows of 42°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Tue) so you can travel to Oslo.

Things to do in Stockholm

Museums · Parks · Nature · Historic Sites

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Strandvagen ©
Strandvagen
Skansen ©
Skansen
Uppsala Domkyrka ©
Uppsala Domkyrka

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Oslo, Norway

Oslo ©

Tiger City

Norway's capital city, Oslo boasts a thousand years of history and a diverse mix of architecture that blends old, new, and ultra-modern.
Popular historic sites such as Norsk Folkemuseum and Ostbanehallen are in your itinerary. Museum-lovers will get to explore Holmenkollen Ski Museum and Botanical Gardens (Botanisk Hage og Museum). Venture out of the city with trips to Notodden (Heddal Stave Church & Telemarksgalleriet & Lysbuen), Vestfossen Kunstlaboratorium (in Vestfossen) and Kongsberg (Liatoppen Fjellpark & Norwegian Mining Museum). There's much more to do: examine the collection at The Norwegian Museum of Science and Tehnology, explore the landscape on two wheels at Bygdøy, explore the world behind art at Henie Onstad Art Center, and look for gifts at Mathallen Oslo.

To find maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and other tourist information, read Oslo trip itinerary planning site.

Traveling by flight from Stockholm to Oslo takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 60°F in May, and nighttime lows around 38°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 15th (Mon) early enough to travel to Inverness.

Things to do in Oslo

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Holmenkollen Ski Museum ©
Holmenkollen Ski Museum
National Gallery of Norway Nasjonalgalleriet ©
Norsk Folkemuseum ©
Norsk Folkemuseum

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Inverness, United Kingdom

Inverness ©

Gateway to the Highlands

Inverness, often described as the Gateway to the Highlands, is a thriving commercial and industrial center.
Head to Inchmore Gallery and Cheese Pantry@ Connagefor plenty of shopping. The Highlanders' Museum (Queen's Own Highlanders Collection) and Morayvia will appeal to museum buffs. Change things up with these side-trips from Inverness: Cromarty (Hugh Miller Museum and Birthplace Cottage, Cromarty Courthouse, &more), Portmahomack (Tarbat Ness Lighthouse & Tarbat Discovery Centre) and Invermoriston Falls (in Invermoriston). There's much more to do: admire the natural beauty at Dunrobin Castle and Gardens, tour the pleasant surroundings at Dornoch Beach, pause for some serene contemplation at Inverness Cathedral, and take an in-depth tour of Inverness Museum and Art Gallery.

To find maps, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Inverness trip builder website.

You can fly from Oslo to Inverness in 7 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or do a combination of ferry and train. The time zone changes from Central European Standard Time to Greenwich Mean Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. In May, daily temperatures in Inverness can reach 58°F, while at night they dip to 41°F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Sun) early enough to go by car to Isle of Skye.

Things to do in Inverness

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens ©
Dunrobin Castle and Gardens
Cawdor Castle ©
Cawdor Castle

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Isle of Skye, United Kingdom

Isle of Skye ©
Blessed with picturesque lochs and a dramatic, rocky coastline, the far-flung Isle of Skye remains one of Scotland's most beloved destinations.
Appreciate the collections at Clan Donald Skye Visitor Centre and Staffin Fossil Museum. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Eilean Donan Castle and Claigan Coral Beach. Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Isle of Skye: Balmacara Estate and Lochalsh Woodland Walks (in Balmacara), Brochs at Glenelg - Dun Telve & Dun Troddan (in Glenelg) and John O' Groats (in Airor). There's lots more to do: explore the striking landscape at The Old Man of Storr, take in the exciting artwork at Trotternish Art Gallery, sample the tasty concoctions at The Isle Of Skye Brewing Co Ltd, and brush up on your knowledge of spirits at Talisker Distillery.

To see traveler tips, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Isle of Skye road trip planning site.

You can drive from Inverness to Isle of Skye in 2.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In May, daytime highs in Isle of Skye are 56°F, while nighttime lows are 44°F. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 24th (Wed) to allow time to drive to Edinburgh.

Things to do in Isle of Skye

Historic Sites · Parks · Museums · Nature

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Eilean Donan Castle ©
Eilean Donan Castle
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens ©
Dunvegan Castle & Gardens
Claigan Coral Beach ©
Claigan Coral Beach

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh ©

Athens of the North

World Heritage-listed Edinburgh combines ancient and modern in a uniquely Scottish atmosphere.
Head to The Glasgow School of Art and Merchant Cityfor some retail therapy. Appreciate the collections at Discovery Point and Verdant Works. Get out of town with these interesting Edinburgh side-trips: Bracklinn Falls Bridge and Callander Crags (in Callander), Dunblane Cathedral (in Dunblane) and Doune Castle (in Doune). There's lots more to do: explore the ancient world of Jedburgh Abbey, step into the grandiose world of Glamis Castle, admire the striking features of Melrose Abbey, and get engrossed in the history at The McManus: Dundee's Art Gallery & Museum.

To see where to stay, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, use the Edinburgh trip planner.

Traveling by car from Isle of Skye to Edinburgh takes 4.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. In May, daytime highs in Edinburgh are 58°F, while nighttime lows are 43°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 30th (Tue) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Edinburgh

Historic Sites · Museums · Tours · Parks

Side Trips

Highlights from your plan
Edinburgh Castle ©
Edinburgh Castle
Glamis Castle ©
Glamis Castle
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines ©
Cairn O'Mohr Fruit Wines

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